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Bayou Bill's Crab House

4748 US Highway 98 W, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-3554
+1 850-267-3849
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4748 US Highway 98 W, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-3554
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Reviewed yesterday

Live gators outside,mounted game fish inside and the food is great. David may be the most attentive server I have ever had. This place and David are a must see while at the beach!

Thank Lorrie H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Eating at Bayou Bill's is always our favorite while visiting Destin. It's well worth the drive as it is a little ways away from Destin. The Alaska snow crabs are ALWAYS AMAZING!! We also had the tuna dip and it was very tasty as well!...More

Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very fresh food Mike our server was exceptional and very knowledgeable about the menu! Large portions and great service Highly recommend this establishment

Thank revjpj60
Reviewed 3 days ago

Bayou Bill's has been a part of our annual beach trip for 6 years. It is usually the first place we dine at and we usually come back for a second time. If you even have a passing interest in oysters, you'll want to try...More

Thank lukabrasi007
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The service is excellent and fresh seafood. The restaurant is a staple on the beach. Offers grilled, boiled and fried seafood; various dishes for non seafood diners. Very friendly

Thank hgathings
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great meal for our last night at the beach. Good family atmosphere. Our server was very attentive while attending to several large tables. Everyone enjoyed their selections of fish, shrimp and especially the crab legs for two (although in our case it was shared between...More

Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been coming to Destin for years. My wife grew up here. All I can say I'm sorry we haven't been here before now. Amazing food and service!! Crab dip was spectacular!! Highly recommend. Nice atmosphere. Quiet. Amazing food. Key lime pie was terrific!

Thank stutide
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

BE SURE TO REQUEST ERIK!! (Yes, with a K) He is an awesome server and the food was awesome as well. I had Parmesan Grilled Shrimp and they were very well cooked and tasteful and I had twice baked potatoes that were also well cooked....More

Thank Nolan W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bayou Bill’s is a hidden seafood lover’s paradise. Located in Santa Rosa Beach on Highway 98 it is quietly nestled away in its own little corner of the world, far from all the flashy beach front restaurants offering overpriced surf and turf. If you’re looking...More

Thank EatDrinkHappy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one place you need to visit in Destin for really good seafood and especially for all types of crab dishes . Great atmosphere and great service. Some of best hush puppies and really good kids menu. Fair prices. Located a little out of...More

Thank Dan B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$55
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4748 US Highway 98 W, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-3554
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Santa Rosa Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-267-3849
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