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Crab Island Cantina

2 Harbor Blvd # 100, Destin, FL 32541-2310
+1 850-424-7417
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“fajitas” (41 reviews)
“guac” (10 reviews)
“street tacos” (9 reviews)
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American, Fusion, Mexican, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Harbor Blvd # 100, Destin, FL 32541-2310
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We came because it was recommended but were disappointed in the quality of the food. We ordered the 3-burrito dish to share but they were somewhat small. The beef one was made with hamburger instead of the traditional shredded beef. The chicken was ok but...More

Thank Audrey W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wife and I went here for dinner after a day on the beach in Destin on the recommendation of our taxi driver. Food was very good..the grouper tacos were very tasty and wife has the crab quesadilla which she enjoyed. Downside right next to the...More

Thank jsabatini
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Me and my husband are on our 1st vacation by ourselves and this was the 1st place we ate at in Destin and the atmosphere was great, the view was amazing, the food was even better and our server was very outgoing, talkative and friendly!...More

Thank KayyMayy23
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped into this place for Cinco de Mayo and got a HUGE margarita!! It was a bit windy outside but Diego made sure we were comfortable outside, checked on us regularly, enjoyed a little conversation but overall had a great time at our last...More

Thank AMHilley
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very good service by and Al made us feel very welcome,and chips were good they did not for them food was excellent.

Thank gresler
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fresh food was delicious! Our burritos were very good as were the grouper tacos and casadeias. Our waiter Al was very attentive,friendly and most accommodating.

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sean took care of me from the beginning. They had a great happy hour and great tequila selection. He helped walk me thru the different options and I settles on the Si Si Si one of best margaritas I've ever had. The wings and nachos...More

Thank Desmond B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food excellent and so was our waiter, Al! Great ambience as well! Good variety on the menu.......there was a selection for anyone.

Thank Judith N
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and myself visited Destin on a day trip and went down to the harbor area and decided to try Crab Island Cantina because they were pet friendly. We ate from the "Burger Bar" menu. We had burgers, fries and onion rings. They also...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best view of the harbor! Their salsa and queso dip are awesome! Monica made us some delicious house margaritas and was awesome company!

Thank Susan S
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Charlatte S
Do you deliver in Destin?
19 May 2017|
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Response from Susie S | Reviewed this property |
I would not think so but you might want to call and be sure. It's not a fast food restaurant.
Charlatte S
Doyou deliver in Destin
19 May 2017|
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Response from gresler | Reviewed this property |
Kid friendly?
26 October 2016|
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Response from Lou L | Reviewed this property |
YES! They are very kid friendly! The large water fountain amazing the little ones. PLUS the location on the water adds extra excitement for the kids watching the boats, dolphins and birds!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Harbor Blvd # 100, Destin, FL 32541-2310
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-424-7417
  • E-mail
Enjoy the fresh flavors of traditional Latin favorites, tasty steaks, fresh gulf seafood with the best view of the Destin Harbor and an unrivaled sunset daily. Award winning fajitas, Lobster & shrimp mac & cheese, Seafood Crab & Lobster Boil, Mexican street tacos, Award winning gumbo and Black Angus steaks makes for a mouthwatering menu all can enjoy. If your in the mood for Burgers, visit Charlie's Burger Bar or visit Carlito's Deli for some of the best subs and sandwiches you'll ever have, both located inside the Crab Island Cantina Complex. Lunch and dinner are served daily, as well as a Sunday brunch with bottomless Margarita's, Mimosas and Bloody Mary's from 10am to 3pm.