Panama City Area Restaurants

Savor the flavors of the Gulf of Mexico in great spots on and off the water in Panama City!  Whether you prefer baked, raw, grilled, or fried, the choices at Panama City restaurants are plentiful!  Many of the locations include outdoor dining options and many offer a regular schedule of live music.   Whether you’re looking for a place for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, you’ll find great food and a great experience in Panama City!

Gene’s Oyster Bar

Be sure to visit one of the oldest and most renown restaurants in the Panama City area.  Gene’s Oyster Bar is a hidden gem destination.  A little bit off the beaten path, Gene’s has oysters that are definitely worth traveling for.  Check out the Oyster Trail that includes a long list of oysters, each with its own distinctive flavor and spin on how it is cooked, or not cooked!  The oysters are harvested locally and can be enjoyed on the half shell.  To learn more, click here: 

The Grand Marlin Restaurant and Oyster Bar

Experience fine dining at The Grand Marlin Restaurant and Oyster Bar. Since its opening in 2010, The Grand Marlin has featured seafood so fresh, menus are printed daily to take advantage of the local catch.  Made from scratch, the seafood is of the highest quality and ingredients.  From BBQ scallops to crispy lobster finger appetizers, to entrees of seafood gumbo. jumbo gulf shrimp or salmon filet, there is something for everyone! After you have dined, visit the shop at The Grand Marlin and select something to take home to remind you of your Panama City visit! To learn more, click here: 

Capt. Anderson’s

A visit to Panama City is not complete without a trip to Captain Anderson’s!  Since 1967, Capt. Anderson’s has won the loyalty of millions of customers.  Nothing is better than to arrive early and watch the fishing fleets unload their catch!  Named among America’s Top 50 restaurants, recipient of the “Best Seafood Restaurant” award from Southern Living and Wine Spectator’s “Award of Excellence, patrons enjoy the best seafood and drinks in the region.   To learn more, click here:

Uncle Ernie’s

Everyone is welcome at Uncle Ernie’s Bayfront Grill and Brew House!  This longtime spot in a historic waterfront house offers more than excellent service, fabulous food, and an incredible view. This quaint house built in the late 1800’s invites you to feel at home while you enjoy award winning local seafood, sip delicious cocktails on the deck overlooking the water, and enjoy a homemade dessert while listening to live music offered almost nightly.  To learn more, click here: 

Bayou Joe’s 

Bayou Joe’s Marina and Grill is one of Panama City’s best locations to enjoy delicious food with a rustic water view.  Unlike any other waterfront dining option, you can sit on our dining dock that extends out over the inlet so that you can enjoy a stunning 180-degree view of the water, sunrise to sunset.  Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, you will enjoy “Old Florida” style food and service, with all meals made to order. To learn more, click here: 

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