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Fudpucker's Gator Beach

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The area's only free alligator attraction houses 100 of the creatures.
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20001 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Fudpucker's Beachside Bar & Grill, FL 32541-3410
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+1 850-654-4200
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Pretty cool place! Lots to do and a great please to eat! We actually ate there twice on our stay in destin! Our server Dawn was awesome and very accommodating ❤️

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Burke76
Reviewed 5 days ago

Every trip we take to Destin we go to Fudpuckers, It is a fun place, and Food is very good, at a resonable price, Drinks are good, except my wife said I had to say the margaritas are sub par!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank WilliamsHomes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to celebrate 2 birthdays and Robyn was so attentive to our family! First time visitor and the food and service were amazing!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All of the staff members were very nice and cooperative. They inspired kids and people to go make a difference in the world and to follow their dreams. One staff member in particular was amazing. His name was Trey. He did his job very well...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ben P
Reviewed 8 February 2019 via mobile

My husband and I stopped by to see some Gators while we visited Destin, FL. Trey was so personable and amazing, truly making our experience unforgettable. We will be back next year. Thank you again, Trey!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank wlenmark
Fudpuckers, Public Relations Manager at Fudpucker's Gator Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Trey is awesome, thank you so much for sharing!

Reviewed 2 January 2019

Honestly did not know what to expect when we booked the VIP Gator Experience. We were MORE than pleasantly surprised, we were blown away! Trey met us at the entrance and proceeded to take us wading in a pond of 100 alligators, feed babies, hold...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tstormdrums
Fudpuckers, Public Relations Manager at Fudpucker's Gator Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We love Trey! Thank you for sharing!

Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Great food and atomsphere. Our son loved the gator attraction. Highly recommend having a family outing here.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tanya C
Fudpuckers, Public Relations Manager at Fudpucker's Gator Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2018

We appreciate the response! Thank you!

Reviewed 31 October 2018

While my kids and I were on Destin my girlfriend had highly recommended to take them to feed the gators. The place is huge, had big parking and it was not too busy. We walked up to the deck, they had a small animal/wildlife display...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank neyra a
Fudpuckers, Public Relations Manager at Fudpucker's Gator Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thank you so much!

Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

We came here on recommendation of friends and loved every minute of it. We got a pager when we arrived for our wait but they had gator feeding, a scavenger hunt, a playground area, cocktails for adults and a huge gift shop. Our wait seemed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank marybY7122MG
Fudpuckers, Public Relations Manager at Fudpucker's Gator Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thank you so much!

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We went to Fudpuckers for our last meal in Destin. Though the wait was long, there was plenty to do/see for the younger kids. We went after dark,wasn't really interested in the Gators. I had a seafood platter, which had a piece of Amber Jack...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Fudpuckers, Public Relations Manager at Fudpucker's Gator Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thank you so much!

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Tammie L
21 June 2018|
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Response from Hannah H | Reviewed this property |
We fed the gators without doing anything else!
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Tammie L
13 May 2018|
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Response from Fudpuckers | Property representative |
Yes of course! Cost is $10 for a hard copy, and no cell phones allowed in the room. We look forward to seeing you!
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