DINING

People drive for hours just to eat at Panama City Beach…and for good reason. The cuisine of the beach area is at its best during the summer season. The freshest delicacies from the gulf paired with crisp summer fruits and vegetables will keep you coming back to enjoy the coastal flavors. The Gulf is filled with all kinds of seafood brought straight to our restaurants from area fishermen.

Barefoot Hide-a-Way

850-249-2031, 15405 Front Beach Rd., Panama City Beach. One of the few gulf front bar and grills overlooking the sparkling waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Join us for great food, great drinks, and great fun. Hide-A-Way offers live music 7 days a week during the summer. Breakfast 7am-10:30am; Lunch & dinner 11am-9pm; Happy hour 3pm-7pm. Major Credit Cards Accepted.

Barefoot on the Bay

850-785-8761, 1201 Beck Ave., Panama City
Barefoot On The Bay is located right behind The Shrimp Boat Restaurant with a deck overlooking the waters of St. Andrew’s Bay. We’re saving you a seat with a gorgeous view of the sparkling waters and breathtaking sunsets. Great food, great drinks, great fun, and live music! Join us 7 days a week for lunch & dinner 11 am-9 pm; Happy hour 3 pm-7 pm. Major Credit Cards Accepted

Barefoot on the Beach
Bar & Grill

850-249-2442. 11073 Front Beach Rd., Panama City Beach. No shirt or shoes required – a casual cafe atmosphere with stunning views of the Gulf of Mexico. The restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner while offering a laid-back dining experience in an open-air setting overlooking the water and live music during the summer. Serving up seafood, sandwiches, surf & sunshine. Relax on our open-air bar or take a dip in the beachfront pool. Breakfast 7am-10:30am; Lunch & dinner 11am-9pm; Happy hour 3pm-7pm. Major Credit Cards Accepted.

Boon Docks Restaurant

850-230-0005, 14854 Bay View Circle, Panama City Beach. Web Site: boondocksfl.com. 4.5 miles north of Back Beach Rd., off Hwy. 79. Open year-round, call for hours. A local favorite with casual waterfront dining overlooking West Bay and the Intracoastal Waterway. Enjoy fresh seafood, chicken, steaks, burgers and homemade desserts at affordable prices. Beach’s best-kept secret. Major Credit Cards Accepted

Buddy Gandy’s Seafood

850-784-0663, 3004 W. Hwy 98, 2.5 miles east of Hathaway Bridge, Panama City. Established in 1955. Buddy Gandy’s Seafood has offered the freshest fish, shrimp, crabs and oysters since the 1950’s. Stop by this family owned and operated business and become a part of the family. Now offering fresh local ground beef and ground bison. “We’re steamin’ what was swimmin’ yesterday!” Located in Historic St. Andrews. Open 7 days a week. Major Credit Cards Accepted

Buffalo Wild Wings

850-236-0325, 701 S. Pier Park Dr., Panama City Beach website: BuffaloWildWings.com Since 1982, Buffalo Wild Wings® (or B-Dubs® as our friends call us) has been the ultimate sports bar. Serving up hot, fresh Buffalo-style chicken wings spun in 1 of 20 signature wing sauces or 5 dry seasonings, a full menu with shareables, burgers, sandwiches, wraps, salads, and desserts, we offer something for just about everyone. And with over fifty HD flat-screens, 27 draft beers, Blazin’ Rewards, and a full bar, B-Dubs is the place for awesome food and sports entertainment that creates legendary experiences between friends. Major Credit Cards Accepted.

Capt. Anderson’s Restaurant
& Waterfront Market

850-234-2225, 5551 N. Lagoon Dr., Panama City Beach corner of Thomas Dr. and N. Lagoon Dr.  Web Site: captanderson.com. Capt. Anderson’s is a waterfront landmark. It is a tradition to dine early and watch the fleet unload. The Waterfront Market sells fresh seafood, steaks, signature dishes and souvenirs. Shop the market in person or online.  Major Credit Cards Accepted

Cubez Tropical Seafood
& Oyster Bar

8501 Thomas Dr., Panama City Beach. Website: . An island escape seafood and oyster restaurant serving up your favorite cuisine with a taste of the tropics. Live Music.
Major Credit Cards Accepted.

Culver’s

850-249-0709, 11501 Panama City Beach Pkwy, Panama City Beach. Website: culvers.com. Locally owned and operated, Culver’s is a family friendly place. This is not a fast food burger joint, but a made to order restaurant with a large selection including cod, reubens, Wisconsin cheese curds and fresh made salads. After your meal try our famous frozen custard, you will not be let down! Catch us
7 days a week from 10am to 10pm.
Major Credit Cards Accepted.

DatCajun Place

850-890-2663, 2705 Thomas Dr., Panama City Beach. Web site: datcajunplace.com. Where you go out to feel at home! Authentic Cajun Cuisine. Daily specials, happy hour (4pm-7pm). Live Music nightly, Sunday Jazz Brunch (10am-2pm ), and our famous seafood boils every Friday night Major Credit Cards Accepted.

Dave & Buster’s

15701 15701 LC Hinton Jr., Dr., Panama City Beach at Pier Park. Website: DaveandBusters.com. There’s always something new at Dave & Buster’s – the only place to Eat, Drink, Play and Watch sports all under 1 roof. Hundreds of the hottest arcade games in the Million Dollar Midway, mouth watering chef-crafted creations in the restaurant, premium bar featuring cocktails, wines and 20+ beers, stadium surround sound while watching your favorite team on our massive HDTVs.

Diego’s Burrito Factory

850-249-7373, 15514 Front Beach Rd., Panama City Beach. 850-238-8741, 6209 Sunset Dr., Panama City Beach. Website: Diegosburritofactory.com “Let Us Roll You a Fat One”. A local favorite and must-go-to Mexican restaurant with fresh food, fantastic atmosphere, and the best Margaritas on the beach! Burritos, quesadillas, tacos and street tacos – all ready to be filled and topped with fresh ingredients of your choice. Full bar with thirst-quenching beverages and happy hour specials every day. Major Credit Cards Accepted.

Dippin’ Dots Ice Cream

Two locations in Panama City Beach to serve you: 10025 Front Beach Rd. across from Walmart, and 15402 Front Beach Rd. next to Gulf World. “The Ice-Cream of the Future” is best enjoyed in our PCB stores. Over 40 flavors. Specialty toppings, sundaes and floats available. If you’ve never tried it, you’ll love it, and if you have, “you know you want it again. Major Credit Cards Accepted.

Dirty Dick’s Crab House

850-230-3425, 850-230-3425 9800 Front Beach Rd., Panama City Beach. Web Site: dirtydickscrabs.com. Award-winning restaurant, a “must” for vacationers and locals. Dirty Dick’s Crab House is open 7 days a week, year-round lunch and dinner, serving the freshest local seafood and more with a distinctive New Orlean’s accent. Dirty Dick’s Crab House offers daily lunch specials priced from $9.99. Major Credit Cards Accepted.

Domino’s Pizza

East Beach 850.234.3030; West Beach 850.234.3030 and Thomas Dr. 850.249.300
Website: dominos.com. When you’re wondering what to feed a crowd of hungry kiddos, Domino’s has the answer. Our menu offers plenty of kid-pleasing food items that are perfect for parties. Here are a few: Pizzas. Pastas. Oven Baked Sandwiches. Specialty Chicken. Bread Twists. Stuffed Cheesy Breads.
Major Credit Cards Accepted.

Guadalajara Mexican Grill

850-235-3300, 8730 Thomas Dr, Suite 1108 in
Panama City Beach. Website: GuadalajaraMexicanGrillPC.com At the northeast corner of Joan Ave. and Thomas Dr. in Panama City Beach is where you can find this traditional and authentic Mexican restaurant that serves fresh ingredients, delicious margaritas, and excellent service. The staff works hard for the customer to have an enjoyable experience which is why this restaurant is always busy. Vegetarian and vegan options are available. Delivery and take-out available. Major Credit Cards Accepted.

Hammerhead Fred’s

850-233-3907, 8752 Thomas Dr., Panama City Beach. Website: HammerHeadFreds.com. Dine inside or out on fresh seafood, all new Char-Grilled oysters, and some of the best drinks around in this rustic, casual hangout. Check out Fred’s outdoor Hangout Pavilion featuring live entertainment nightly. When you’re hungry, HEAD to FREDS! Local Seafood, Local Music, Local Flavor! Open for lunch, dinner and late night.
Major Credit Cards Accepted

Hershey’s Beach Ice-Cream Shop

850-708-1840, 8815 Thomas Dr., Panama City Beach. Website: Hersheyspcb.com Real Ice Cream. Real Ingredients. Real Smiles! With over 40 flavors of creamy, smooth hand dipped ice cream and scooped into crisp homemade waffle cones or piled high into sundaes loaded with fudge, caramel, and toppings. For the true ice cream lover, we recommend you “create your own” shake or try our famous BIG Banana Split! hakes, drinks, snacks and take-home. Outdoor seating available so stop by and say hello and enjoy a delicious treat.
Major Credit Cards Accepted.

Hibachi Express
& Sushi

850-775-1480,  850-775-1480 9956 Hutchison Blvd., Panama City Beach. Website: HibachiExpressSushifl.com. Our mission is to provide the best quality food & Saki at a reasonable price. We are humbled by our customers to be voted best Sushi and Asian food in town. Hibachi Express came to Panama City Beach to offer the freshest fish and Japanese food in a casual atmosphere. We are committed to providing delicious food and the friendliest service. Come experience the ultimate Japanese dining with us! Eat in, take out and delivery available.
Major Credit Cards Accepted.

Homemade
Ice Cream Shoppe

850-230-6373 Located in Open Sands Center,
14660 Front Beach Rd., Panama City Beach, for 35 years. Real homemade ice cream made on-site daily. Open 1 p.m.-10 p.m seven days a week. Cash Only.

Hungry Howie’s

850-230-3999, 10272 Front Beach Rd., and
850-236-4426, 17180 Front beach Rd., in Panama City Beach. At Hungry Howie’s, we use only the finest ingredients including 100% pure Mozzarella cheese and dough made fresh in-store daily. With almost 50 years of experience, Hungry Howie’s knows pizza. Every order is made fresh. You can even flavor your crust for FREE. Hungry Howie’s offers oven-baked subs made with quality meats, veggies and cheeses, oven-baked pasta, a variety of garden-fresh salads including Antipasto, Chef and Greek, 3-cheeser breads and more. Order today @ hungryhowies.com or download the Hungry Howie’s app! Major Credit Cards Accepted

Jimmy Buffett’s
Margaritaville

850-235-7870, 16230 Front Beach Rd., Panama City Beach. Located in Pier Park with upper and lower decks facing the Gulf – it’s the perfect blend of ocean breezes, great food, generous drinks and beach party music. Island-inspired menu offers classic American and Gulf Coast favorites. Swing into the late night with dancing and live music.

Los Antojitos Mexican Restaurant

850-784-6633, 1246 Beck Ave., Panama City. Los Antojitos has been proudly serving Bay County the freshest Mexican cuisine and best steaks for over 40 years. Everything is made fresh daily, no chain food sold here! Enjoy waterfront dining, live music and two full bars. House favorites include lobster tacos, seafood enchiladas, mexi street corn, bone in ribeye and all of the margaritas are muddled fresh. Located in the heart of Historic St. Andrews on Lake Ware.
Fun, Funky & Always Fresh!
Major Credit Cards Accepted.

Los Rancheros
Mexican Restaurant

850-769-7999, 111 W. 23rd St., Panama City
850-249-5195, 11208 Front Beach Rd., Panama City Beach. 850-622-0754. Website: LosRancherosPC.com. 3906 US Hwy. 98 W; Santa Rosa Beach. Welcome amigos! Los Rancheros offers authentic Mexican food from tacos to fajitas and great-tasting margaritas. We do everything fresh – fry our own chips and taco shells, make our own guacamole and salsa, and rice and beans are made every morning. Hours: 11 a.m.-10 p.m. daily. Serving lunch, dinner and take-out. Happy hour daily.  Major Credit Cards Accepted

Outlaws Bar-B-Q

850-215-3335, 6804 Thomas Dr., Panama City Beach. Website: OutlawsB-B-Q.com. Local, Family Owned BBQ Restaurant. Serving meats slow smoked daily with delicious homemade sides. Menu consists of tender ribs, pork, chicken, brisket, wings, smoked yellow fin tuna dip, burgers, catfish, sausage and salads. After your meal, enjoy one of our homemade cobblers or banana pudding. Also serving ice cold beer with a full bar. Dine In, Take Out. Catering available for large groups. Live Entertainment. VOTED “BEST OF BAY” Eleven Years In A Row! Major Credit Cards Accepted

Pier 77 Seafood Restaurant

850-235-3080, 3016 Thomas Dr., Panama City Beach, Founded in1982. Fresh grilled, fried, blackened or broiled seafood available each day. Menu also includes chicken, beef, soups and salads. Specialty items include family recipes like She Crab Soup, Seafood Gumbo and Oysters Sandra, named for the founder’s daughter, who currently operates the restaurant offering perfection in each dish. Be sure to visit our family owned Seafood Market, Shrimp City, next door. Entertainment Wed., Fri., Sat Major Credit Cards Accepted.

Pineapple Willy’s

850-235-0928, 9875 South Thomas Dr., Panama City Beach. Web Site: Pwillys.com. This Panama City Beach legend is where it all began. Pineapple Willy’s is serving up great food and huge drinks daily, from fresh Gulf seafood to Willy’s Famous BBQ Ribs. Come enjoy the fantastic sunsets on the historic pier. Don’t forget to pick up a souvenir from Willy’s T-shirt Shack.
Major Credit Cards Accepted

Pompano Joe’s Seafood House

850-233-1790, 16202 Front Beach Rd., in Panama City Beach (beachside in Pier Park). Pompano-joes.com. Known for its fresh Gulf seafood prepared with a Caribbean flavor. We’re a neighborhood beach place where you can savor the flavor of the islands. Stop by and enjoy the great Gulf views while dining and sipping on a cold beverage. Opens daily at 11:00am. Major Credit Cards Accepted

Runaway Island Beach
Bar & Grill

850-634-4884, 14521 Front Beach Rd., Panama City Beach. Web site: runawayislandpcb.com. Chef Chris has created a menu featuring classic items and fresh local seafood. Famous for our fish tacos and craft beer on tap! Enjoy island-inspired food and drink for lunch or dinner. The daily sunset celebration is fun for the whole family and late nights are full of live music and dancing. Life is short, runaway often! Major Credit Cards Accepted

Schooners Last
Local Beach Club

850-235-3555,  5121 Gulf Drive. Beach. Panama City Beach. Web Site: schooners.com. This is where the locals come to the beach… to build a sand castle, take a dip in the Gulf, count-down to the cannon roar at sunset. There’s no better place to watch the surf roll in, sip a cold one and truly relax. Voted “Best Local Flavor,” “Best Bar,” “Best Place for Live Music” and “Best Place to Take Friends from Out of Town!” Home of Lobsterfest every Fall. Major Credit Cards Accepted

Sharky’s Beachfront Restaurant

850-235-2420, 15201 Front Beach Rd., Panama City Beach. Web Site: sharkysbeach.com. Since 1986, mouthwatering favorites, specialty drinks, music and fun overlooking the world’s most beautiful beaches. Kids will love to play on the pirate ship playground. Live entertainment by the best local musicians. Open daily at 11am for indoor or outdoor tropical deck dining. Enjoy ‘tiki-time’ sunsets under Sharky’s world famous palalpa hut.
Major Credit Cards Accepted

Shrimp Boat

850-785-8706, 1 1201 Beck Ave., Panama City.Website: Shrimpboatpc.com. The Shrimp Boat Restaurant offers a unique waterfront dining experience, with a reputation for being one of the best seafood restaurants in town. Established in 1950 and located in Historic St. Andrews, we have much to offer including amazing steaks, pasta, drinks, and top-notch service. Perfect for waterfront dining, our restaurant is right alongside Smith’s dock and affords a wonderful view of the fishing and pleasure boats. Dine on our outside deck that runs the length of the dock or relax by an open fire pit. Sunset drink specials from 4pm-7pm daily. Delightful creations – exquisite food – catering and events. Major Credit Cards Accepted

Shrimp City

850-235-4099 3016 Thomas Drive, Panama City Beach. Shrimp City is the most convenient seafood market in the Thomas Drive area. Shellfish available, steamed or raw. Family owned and operated since the early 1980’s. Many varieties of fresh fish and shellfish are offered daily. We recommend the house made specialty items such as the She Crab Soup, Tuna Dip and Seasoned Steamed Shrimp, all perfect for your next party. While at the beach, be sure to dine at Shrimp City’s family owned restaurant next door. Pier 77.
Major Credit Cards Accepted

Sisters of the Sea
& Dive Bar

3901 Thomas Dr., Panama City Beach and located in the Pirate’s Cove Marina. SistersoftheSea.net. Delicious menu of seafood and creole cuisine with daily lunch and dinner specials as well as an amazing Sunday brunch. Offering waterfront & poolside dining with beautiful views of the Grand Lagoon. We have a swimming pool where patrons are welcome to swim – see our website for the mermaid schedule as times change due to the season and inclement weather. Gift shop is open daily. Major Credit Cards Accepted

The Juicy Seafood
Kitchen & Bar

850-588-8523, 11580 Panama City Beach Pkwy., Panama City Beach. Website: TheJuicySeafoodUSA.com. All types of seafood cooked to order with traditional and steamer bag choices and served fresh (mild or spicy) to your table. Full bar and live entertainment. Dine in or take out. Big screen TVs. Reservations and large parties are welcome. Major Credit Cards Accepted

The Grand Marlin

850-249-1500, 5323 N Lagoon Dr., Panama City Beach. Website: thegrandmarlin.com. Located on Grand Lagoon, The Grand Marlin of Panama City Beach offers a tranquil, relaxed atmosphere, paired with the area’s best selection of fresh seafood highlighted by delectable, daily specials from the kitchen of award-winning Chef Gregg McCarthy. The restaurant boasts the area’s best-stocked, most tempting oyster bar where the finest oysters, from Apalachicola and East Bay to more exotic locales, are shucked to order. For those in the mood for something other than seafood, The Grand Marlin of Panama City Beach offers enticing steaks, succulent poultry dishes and other fare to meet your every taste. Major Credit Cards Accepted

Uncle Ernie’s Bayfront
Bar & Grill

850-763-8427, 1151 Bayview Ave., Panama City. UncleErniesBayFrontGrill.com Located in Historic St. Andrews, Uncle Ernie’s offers fantastic food, excellent service, and an incredible view. While you enjoy our award-winning food in a relaxing atmosphere, enjoy live entertainment and stay for the breathtaking beautiful sunsets over the bay. Open 7 days a week, 11am-10pm. Major Credit Cards Accepted.

,Wicked Wheel Bar & Grill

850-588-7947 10025 Hutchison Blvd., Panama City Beach. Web Site: wickedwheel.com. The Wicked Wheel is a “custom concept” theme Bar and Restaurant created for all ages to enjoy with one thing in mind: to share our love for classic cars, custom bikes, and all things cool. With our unique decor, and classic Southern comfort menu which includes our perfectly seasoned secret recipe fried chicken. This one-of-a-kind location is one you don’t want to miss while visiting Panama City Beach!  Major Credit Cards Accepted