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Hunt's Oyster Bar & Seafood Restaurant

1150 Beck Ave, Panama City, FL 32401-1468
+1 850-763-9645
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“raw oysters” (140 reviews)
“seafood” (233 reviews)
“cakes” (94 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1150 Beck Ave, Panama City, FL 32401-1468
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Always great food and service. It is all about timing. Make sure you get there early or you may have to wait to be seated. Lunch specials are great and reasonably priced.

Thank John G
Reviewed 5 days ago

Acme has great chargrilled. Hunts has greater raw, steamed, baked, and flavored from Apalachicola (in the top two) and Cedar Key (the other in the top two). You can also enjoy fried shrimp, grouper sandwiches, gumbo, and entertainment. Yes, if you sit at the bar...More

Thank 789bills
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here was amazing. We had shrimp and fried oysters. I can’t speak to the raw oysters as I don’t like them anywhere lol. But this little gem was definitely worth the seating wait.

Thank DaynnaDayn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best place for oysters around! Everything was good, lightly battered shrimp, lobster bisque, cooked and raw oysters. A must!

Thank steve z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hunt's Oyster Bar is located in the St. Andrew corridor of Panama City Florida. The area is currently going through renovations and Hunt's experienced a remodel a few years back. Hunts has been around for 5 decades and has been a local favorite for years....More

Thank Ivan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Get away from the mass commercialization across the bay. Treat yourself to genuine Northwest Florida hospitality and get the best seafood in the bargain ! Great, friendly service, well worth a wait if necessary.

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and service at Hunts, the oysters were from East Bay Today sweet and large, Fried green tomatoes are the best too.

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always loved Hunts Oyster Bar, until last night. We both ordered the Grouper Sandwich. We were so disappointed- the small size of the fish, it was way too much money, for the tiny piece of fish. We left hungry. The sweet potato fries were on...More

Thank lauralynneh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The only place I like to go for great oysters. I've been coming here for well over 20 years. They have the best prices on their seafood as well

Thank Jacob S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This local joint serves up fresh oysters by the dozens. I have not tries anything else here, but if we are in the area we hit this joint for their fresh INEXPENSIVE oysters and a beer!

1  Thank 1000places2c
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Questions & Answers
20 September 2017|
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Response from LJones7712 | Reviewed this property |
The outside seating was only for waiting to be seated guests. They do have liquor & not sure about reservations.
4 November 2016|
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Response from SaraNicole323 | Reviewed this property |
My sister swears by the cheeseburgers there.
8 April 2016|
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Response from Randy H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't eat raw oysters so I didn't even look at that on the menu. Everything was good there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1150 Beck Ave, Panama City, FL 32401-1468
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +1 850-763-9645
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