10 Beach Bars In Destin FL With Amazing View

To make your next vacation in Destin, FL, enjoyable, we have scoured the coastline and found the best beach bars in Destin FL. Once in Florida, your soul will desire a refreshing beverage straight from the breweries, and since the coastline is beautiful, you will want to party and shake off care. Nightlife here is ecstatic and you would want to enjoy a drink or two here. Thus, we have carefully picked up the top destinations you will enjoy. 

Ocean Club
Ocean Club

1. Ocean Club

The first option in our list of best beach bars in Destin Fl is Ocean Club, a quaint, slightly upscale, dimly lit bar. Though the place has a mixed clientele, this place is pretty popular among the older crowd. Besides the drinks, the food here is pretty famous, and patrons enjoy the evening meals accompanied by talented pianists playing contemporary and classic music. The place also has a dance floor, which is ideal for a low-key evening. 

Timing – Sunday to Monday – 5 –9 pm

Must Try – Sauteed or grilled and topped with shrimp and crabmeat, Veal Picatta

Fudpucker's Beachside Bar & Grill
Fudpucker’s Beachside Bar & Grill

2. Fudpucker’s Beachside Bar & Grill

The first thing you will notice about this multistoried restaurant and bar is the graffiti. It’s so breathtaking that it has become the unofficial trademark of the place. The decor inside, created with flotsam and jetsam, gives a casualness to the whole ambiance. This place is popular among tourists and locals for its food and live music. 

Timing – Monday to Sunday – 11 am–10 pm

Must Try – Shrimp & Gator Pasta, Stuffed Shrimp Parmesan, Chicken & Alligator Combo, Seafood Combo

Tailfins Ale House & Oyster Bar
Tailfins Ale House & Oyster Bar

3. Tailfins Ale House & Oyster Bar

Once you are in Destin, you will get many recommendations for this place; thus, we had to include it in our list of best beach bars in Destin Fl. This place kills it with its food and vibe and features an open-air restaurant. There are over 100 flat-screen TVs, two mega TVs, and a rooftop bar with live music that keeps the spirits high. The patrons love the local craft, and American beer served in this place. The cocktails, too, are mouth-watering. 

Timing – Monday to Sunday – 8 am–9:30 pm

Must Try – KC Ribs, seafood, cocktails

Lulu's Destin
Lulu’s Destin

4. Lulu’s Destin

Those who travel with kids often find it hard to locate a place to have a drink or two with the kids around. We solve that problem in this list of the best beach bars in Destin Fl! Lulu’s Destin is an open-air bar cum pub that allows you to enjoy a drink with your little one around. The place has picnic tables placed on the white sand beach. Besides, the joint also gives out beach toys, water-based sports for kids to enjoy, and a showering area to rinse off after. The food and drinks available here are worth trying. 

Timing – Monday to Sunday – 11 am–10 pm 

Must Try – Bread pudding with Krispy Kreme donuts

Cafe Thirty-A
Cafe Thirty-A

5. Cafe Thirty-A

This building has a gulf coast architecture style from the yellow clapboard building. The trimming of the building is white, it has a metal roof, and the decor inside is made of painted white umbrellas. Overall the vibe of the place is all beach-like. The food here is highly recommended, and the margaritas will surely quench your soul. You should also try the champagne served in the place and the outdoor seating. 

Timing – Monday to Sunday – 4:30–9:30 pm

Must Try – Oak-fired oven pizzas, grilled swordfish, sesame-crusted yellowfin tuna, grilled rack of lamb, filet mignon with truffle aioli, and foie gras bordelaise.

Mcguire's Irish Pub And Brewery
Mcguire’s Irish Pub And Brewery

6. Mcguire’s Irish Pub And Brewery

The unique thing about this brewpub is the thousand-dollar bills hanging from the ceiling as decor. The overall decor is in dark wood and brass accents that furnish this place aptly for Irish folk music. The house brews here are worth the shot, or you can try the light non-alcoholic beer, which is also pretty popular. 

Timing – Monday to Sunday – 11 am–2 am

Must Try – Fish and chips, shepherd’s pie, and corned beef and cabbage will placate purists; steaks, pasta, burgers, and seafood. 

Aj's Seafood And Oyster Bar
Aj’s Seafood And Oyster Bar

7. Aj’s Seafood And Oyster Bar

This is your spot if you are looking for the best beach bars in Destin Fl, for love music and night-time drinks. The place is gorgeous, with an expansive wooden deck, a tiki hut bar, and a terrific harbor view. The place is mostly hoarded with tourists and locals. The music is lit; it’s either the band on the Dj and the ambiance is on fire. The food served at this joint is delicious. 

Timing – Monday to Sunday – 11 am–2 am

Must Try – Seafood basket 

The Back Porch
The Back Porch

8. The Back Porch

This place is one of the best beach bars in Destin Fl, and a historical landmark. This place has been serving delicious food to the locals and visitors for the last forty years and has developed a signature sandwich (check out the food to try section) This is the perfect place for you if you are looking for a joint to spend the evening looking at the water and enjoy some delicious food; this is the place for you! 

Timing – Monday to Sunday – 11 am–9 pm

Must Try – Amberjack sandwich

Jester Mardi Gras Daiquiris
Jester Mardi Gras Daiquiris

9. Jester Mardi Gras Daiquiris

Looking for a taste of Bourbon Street right in Destin, we have the perfect place for you in our list of best beach bars in Destin Fl. You can try the famous green kiwi and strawberry-packed jester Daiquiri here and get the cool takeaway cup. And if not the Daiquiri, you can have all the margaritas your heart desires here! 

Timing – Monday to Sunday – 11 am – 10 pm

Must Try – Daiquiri, Margarita

The Crab Trap
The Crab Trap

10. The Crab Trap

The last pick in our list of best beach bars in Destin Fl, Crab Trap is popular among the locals and tourists. You get an unparallel view of the white sandy beaches from this joint. The food menu of this place is extensive, and you will indeed find something you like even if you are a picky eater. Crab Trap has a killer vibe making it the perfect place to chill with your friends, have a date, or simply for some alone time and watch the game in the tiki bar. 

Timing – Monday to Sunday – 11 am–10 pm

Must Try – Fresh Seafood, signature Hot Crab Dip, Bronzed Grouper,  Grilled Filet, and Alaskan Crab Legs.  

Wrapping Up

This fun is never-ending in Destin, and with this list of the best beach bars in Destin Fl, you will have a blast! 

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