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Kenny D's New Orleans Cuisine

) #47 of 231 Restaurants in Destin $$ - $$$ American, , Seafood
2964 Scenic Gulf Dr, Destin, FL 32550-5287
+1 850-650-0755
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“gumbo” (91 reviews)
“burger” (45 reviews)
“oysters” (40 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
2964 Scenic Gulf Dr, Destin, FL 32550-5287
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Reviewed yesterday

Boiled shrimp were not good. One of us had oysters and said they were good. Another had pasta and really enjoyed. I think they are a bit overpriced but most of the tourist places near the beach are so it is expected. The waitress was...More

Thank Terry C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited there a week ago, there was a pretty long wait, but no place to sit. There was a singer there to keep us entertained, but he was not very good. I got the fried Kenny D special, and it was just too much. Too...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 2 days ago

As a large group we dropped in around 815PM for dinner and the place was still busy. The dinner crowd was winding down but parking was still a premium. After a short 20 minute wait we were taken to our table by Kenny D himself....More

Thank jane2001
Reviewed 4 days ago

small place stopped here after looking for a place to eat without a wait friendly service cold beer and great oysters so hey don't pass this by its a local spot and on my list to return on my next trip and say hi to...More

Thank jham549
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Met some locals here. Very casual, adorable little hostess when we came in who very politely told us she couldn't seat us til our entire party was present. Very cute but it was so early, just a bit premature since we clearly would have ordered...More

Thank Bbmbame
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is what I would classify as a local joint. They have a limited menu, but each item on it is excellent. The folks with me got stuck on the blackened mahi mahi sandwich. It is delicious! I got hung up on the raw oysters,...More

Thank Marc R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Planned on stopping in for carry out, but there was a live musician when we arrived and outdoor seating available so decided I stay for dinner. Cold beers and reasonably priced! Ordered a burger with hush puppies as a side, both were delicious. My sister...More

Thank Emily W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stoped here for a family dinner and walked right in to be seated while other restaurants had hour and half wait. We were pleased with the food! We ordered Fried okra, ribeye, fried shrimp, grilled shrimp and the fried grouper. Seemed like a small local...More

Thank the4Olivers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was average. We came because we read a review that the shrimp po boy was really good. It was average and needed more shrimp on it for the price. All of our meals were good and average. However, the service and ambiance are...More

Thank okiebeachgirl28
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had lunch here. The service was attentive and very much a home feel. Plenty of things to choose from on the menu. Just across the street from the beach. The food was very good. It has a Cajun flare. Several locals were there. Not...More

Thank Aaron T
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21 February 2017|
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Response from Jeffrey A | Reviewed this property |
It's dark and I've never had anything there that wasn't amazing
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2964 Scenic Gulf Dr, Destin, FL 32550-5287
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-650-0755
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