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“Spectacular view”
Review of The Back Porch

The Back Porch
Ranked #22 of 311 Restaurants in Destin
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $30
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations, Takeout
Description: The Back Porch Seafood & Oyster House has been a local favorite in Destin since 1974 serving the finest smoked tuna dip, ice-cold oysters and our famous char-grilled Amberjack. Happy Hour 3-5PM daily.
Reviewed April 20, 2013 via mobile

I'm not a seafood-lover, but I still enjoy eating at the Back Porch. In my opinion, it's a little overpriced but the view makes up for it. No wait and the service is good.

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Thank Jason D
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Reviewed April 17, 2013

Sat outside on the beach deck to view the ocean while we ate. Delicious grouper and margarita! Would definitely eat here again, and would recommend. The waitress gladly gave us a frisbee (which came with the kids meals) even though we had a high schooler!

Thank Pam G
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Reviewed April 17, 2013

My family ( hubby & I, daughter & boyfriend) went here for our last evening in Destin. We had tried several other places ranging from ordinary to extraordinary and were looking for something casual and fun with good seafood. This place fit the bill perfectly. The food was really good, especially the fried crab claws. It was packed but we had no trouble getting a seat even though they don't take reservations. The food was at the table fast and the umbrella drinks ( I know, lol)
were tasty. All in all it was an enjoyable experience!

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Reviewed April 15, 2013

Been there twice with my husband during our summer vacations. Enjoyed the place,staff is friendly and food is delicious! Mush have

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Reviewed April 15, 2013

Every year when we vacation in Ft. Walton Beach, we make a point to stop here on night. Fun, right on the beach spot, not overly commercial and great food. It is very casual and the perfect place to have a fried fish sandwich with hush puppies and cole slaw. I also love their corn succotash.

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