10775 W. Emerald Coast Pkwy.
Destin, FL 32550
Phone: (850) 654-7022
Fax: (850) 654-7032
Ensconced in a shopping center, Vin'tij Wine Boutique & Bistro is an artsy seafood restaurant, wine bar and shop. The decor is a mix of local art and mosaics with grape toned walls, inviting you to taste and relish more than 40 variant of wines a day. The connecting wine shop has 1,000 labels and you can buy in the shop and for a small corkage fee, you can enjoy it with lunch or dinner at Vin'tij'' s bistro. Though wine takes the preeminence here, the food is also delightful. You will savor the wonderfully prepared seared scallops, cornmeal pan-fried oyster, sweet molasses roast salmon and much more deliciousness.
Housed in a rather small venue in Destin, this family-owned restaurant has become one of the best sushi places on the coast. With 40 years of experience, the head chef, or "grandpa," knows his way around Japanese cooking. Choose to sit down on raised seats along one side of the room or grab one of the chairs and tables that fill the other side. In the middle, the refrigerator case displays countless colorful sushi snacks. The menu blends both tradition and creativity, offering well-known sushi rolls with a twist.
Cabana Cafe is a casual bar and restaurant, where you can create your own burger, try the Shrimp Scampi Pasta, have ice cream or just enjoy a drink. With a wide selection of American dishes, including Southern specialties, you'll be sure to find something you like. Cabana Cafe also hosts live entertainment.
Beef'O'Brady's is a family sports pub with many chains throughout the southern region of the United States. This particular location is in Sandestin near the entrance to the Hilton Sandestin. Beef's (as the locals call it) serves up typical pub fare in large quantities. They are especially known for their award-winning wings which can be prepared in any of their twelve specialty sauces.
The 3 Graces Taverna is located in Miramar Beach, and it offers exquisite Mediterranean food. The menu includes braised lamb shank, manicotti, chicken gyro, pizza, and spaghetti, among many other entrees. They also offer a delicious selection of pastries.
If you happen to be in the mood for some fine wine, and a luxurious dining experience - with live classic piano music playing in the background, then Seagar's is just the place for you. Located within the Hilton Sandestin's Emerald Tower this restaurant lives up to the resort's five star reputation, serving you delicacies like Beluga Caviar with iced vodka, Dover Sole, Steak Diane and many more that merge well with the Emerald Coast aura. The wine list boasts of over 800 labels - you can take your pick and add to the flavor of your food. The restaurant also offers banquet facilities, valet parking, a full bar and lounge, non-smoking area and can also arrange business dinners and private parties.
Pompano Joe's Seafood House, located in Miramar Beach, is known for their Caribbean-flavored seafood. Since its opening in 1995, it has become a destination favorite for locals and tourists. The menu includes everything from fried calamari, Caribbean taco salad, island shrimp, and oysters, among many others. A children's menu is also available.
With a menu that changes twice a day and over 80 dishes overall, guests can be sure of having a new choice every time they visit Mitchell's Fish Market. Sample menu items include Alaskan King Crab Legs, Maple-Bourbon Glazed Pork Chop and Cold Water Rock Lobster Tail and house specialties like the Crab, Spinach and Artichoke Dip, "House Specialty" Cedar Plank Salmon and Fish Market Trio. A kids menu and gluten-free menu are also available.
This award-winning steakhouse has locations all over the US and it's easy to see why. Known for it's extensive corn-fed and aged steaks and fresh seafood, the appetizers and wine list are tempting too. The happy hour bar menu includes a "5 for $6 til 7" deal, which features 5 appetizers, cocktails and glasses of wine for $6 daily until 7p.
Part of the successful chain of gourmet Mexican restaurants, the Sandestin location of Cantina Laredo lives up to its reputation. Menu items include a cilantro peanut salad, tacos, fajitas, chicken, seafood dishes and more. Sunday brunch and banquet menus are available at all locations or events or private parties.
If you get hungry from all that Tommy Bahama shopping, head to the restaurant and bar next door. Designed to capitalize on the relaxation that comes with being near the water, the island-themed restaurant specializes in local and international favorites and seafood, like the Trinidad Tuna. No island experience is complete without a cocktail - have one of your favorites at the bar or try one of the bar's rotating signature drinks, like the Tommy Bahama Peachy Keen Martini or Bronx Bomber.
P.F. Chang's China Bistro is the perfect restaurant to enjoy tasty Chinese cuisine with family and friends. They offer chicken, duck, pork, lamb, noddles, rice, seafood, soups, salads, gluten-free, and vegetarian plates. Happy Hour is offered daily from 3pm-6pm.