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Cardenas Seafood Market

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2810 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-6248
8502367662
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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been here many times before. When we went in this time the place was bare. Only a few things to offer. Asked the person behind the counter where the snapper was from. He didn't know. We decided on the grouper. Cooked it later that evening and it was terrible. Didn't smell fresh and tasted even worse . Threw... More 

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Panama City Beach, Florida
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

We stop by here every time we want to do a low country boil! They have fresh local, never frozen shrimp and many non-local varieties as well. Fresh fish, too! Cheerful, helpful staff.

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Thank Zmomz
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

For the do it yourself cooks and foodies, this is your paradise. The staff is very knowledgeable. The seafood choices are great. The dips are delectable. Go!

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Thank Jan M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

We grabbed some stuff from here instead of hitting up another restaurant. Glad we did, because it was great! We got some grouper, steamed shrimp, and smoked crab dip. All of it was outstanding!!!!!

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Thank swarnett
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We wanted to bring back some fish dip, and Cardenas came recommended, so we stopped in. They had five or six types: Cobia, tuna, crab, salmon, and a few others, plus a nice selection of fresh seafood. We tried the Cobia, crab, and tuna. They were all good and each was slightly different. The crab was sweet with a hint... More 

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Garland, Texas
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Visited twice ..they didn't have much to offer on the first visit and what they did have wasn't that great looking. On the second visit the cases were full and the place was cleaner and fresher..

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Cartersville, Georgia
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91 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

Cardena's is the creator of the finest smoked seafood dip in the city. When I come to town, this is my first stop. I usually pick up 2 or 3 cartons of smoked tuna dip (they offer salmon and other fish selections as well), and a stack of crackers. Considering they charge $5 per container, instead of $13.95, that the... More 

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Herndon, KY
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

I went in looking for tuna dip and ended up with a lot more! They steam my shrimp for me which was delicious. Will definitely go back.

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Alabama
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Ok we tried this place a cpl years ago and recieved horrible unfriendly service. We thought we would try it again. It was no better than the last. The staff who work here are horrible! They are not friendly or helpful and quite frankly act like you are unconvincing them to get any seafood. We will never go there again!

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Suwanee, Georgia
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

As one of the closest seafood markets to the Thomas Drive area, we expected prices to be a little on the high side but their selection was really poor and probably the highest prices we found in PCB area. Don't waste time here - drive just a few miles back into town to Buddy Gandys seafood for 5x the selection... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2810 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-6248
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Panama City Beach
  • Phone Number: 8502367662

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?