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Rum Runners

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American, Bar, Pub
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130 Fisherman's Cove, Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort, Baytowne Village, Sandestin, FL 32550
+1 850-351-1817
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11:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Plaquemine, Louisiana, United States
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

After a meal of oysters at Acme's Oyster House, we stopped by for the music. We were thoroughly entertained and recommend this for a good time!

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1 Thank Lisa G
Bel Air, Maryland
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82 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our large group came for the dueling pianos but enjoyed the food as well. We were entertained by two young musicians taking requests. They were extremely talented and funny. We had the opportunity to dance on the small dance floor. Will go back!

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1 Thank BunnySpalding
Baltimore, Maryland
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77 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had fun time with 14 friends. Two pianos so lots of fun music. Food was ok but nothing special. Good drinks!

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1 Thank amazed43
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for an hour for coconut shrimp and entertainment. The dueling pianos were talented and the 18 yo birthday party of 9 girls kept us I stitches. The audience was engaged even in this off season period. Don't miss rum runners if you come to Baytown Wharf! The music is good and the drinks are reasonable. I had... More 

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1 Thank CSiffring
Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I can't say enough about Rum Runners. Today was a quick pickup order for lunch and I can tell you that they were quick preparing my order. I had their coconut shrimp which was os so good. Even though this was a to go order, the food presentation looked great in the box. I plan on going back for lunch.

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1 Thank Celia K
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We were very happy with our dinner there. We each had the fish of the day, one Sautéd and one orleans. Meals were both excellent. Nice portion of vegetables which was very nice after a lot of eating out on vacation. Service was also very good. We went back another night for a drink and dialing piano bar which was... More 

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1 Thank Ryan H
Columbia, Maryland
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Went to dinner with friends and got there around 6:00 and the place was empty. I see now why. They seated us outside at our request but it was so dark we couldn't see the menus. We ordered the Rum Runner since it was the house specialty and it was terrible. It was in a cheap plastic cup, watery and... More 

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Arcadia, Indiana
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Had a great time with the dueling pianos. They took requests all night and we had a blast. Food was good too!

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1 Thank mimifreddog
Coquitlam
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6 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Over priced fried food. The duelling piano is nice but I'd only go for drinks and watch rather then spend the money on their food.

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Thank B2168PJdanielv
New Orleans, Louisiana
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

You would think that their rum runner is good- you know, because they are called rum runners? No. It tasted like bubble gum and bananas with a splash of rum. We also got Miami vice and it was also terrible. We were in the restaurant for over 2 hours. It took the waitress well over any respectable time to do... More 

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Thank Sarah S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$28
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Fisherman's Cove, Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort, Baytowne Village, Sandestin, FL 32550
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Sandestin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-351-1817
Description
Voted "Best in Casual Dining 2012 / 2013 by Destin Magazine's Readers Poll, The Village of Baytowne Wharf is alive with energy, festive events, uplifting music, delicious food and spirits. No where is that more true than at Rum Runners®, Sandestin’s premier dining and live entertainment venue. Live music fills the air seven nights a week as crowds sing along and dance with the unmatched performers here at Rum Runners. Our award winning lunch and dinner menus keep customers coming back year after year to enjoy our magical creations including specialties such as, freshly prepared seafood, steaks, chicken, pasta; burgers and other sandwiches; salads; and a variety of appetizers.Never miss the big sporting event at Rum Runners with full sports packages available and every big game being shown on the many TV’s that fill the facility both inside and outside. We offer seating inside on two floors and outside seating on 4 patios and decks – there is not another place like it. Great memories are made at Rum Runners. The great food, live interactive entertainment, and unmatched atmosphere are the main attractions at Rum Runners. Nightly, the dynamic entertainers perform a variety of hit songs from the 60′s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, 00's as well as today's hits and focus heavily on audience participation. It is very common to hear the crowd singing the chorus of a song while the entertainers lead them on. The wide variety of music, audience participation, high energy level, and sheer FUN make Rum Runners the place to be with family and friends when visiting the Village of Baytowne Wharf! Corporate Events, Social Events, Birthday and Bachelorette parties are welcomed and encouraged!

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