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Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.

€€ - €€€American, Seafood
14059 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-3337
+1 850-650-1881
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good26%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Seafood
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14059 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-3337
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Ordered appetizer. Steamed shrimp. Was served cold shrimp,half done. Smelled and tasted like steamer was out of water when they cooked them a couple days ago. Had burned smell and taste! I sent them back! No manager came to table to see what was the...More

Thank jcrull5188
Reviewed 5 days ago

What a wonderful experience! If you love Forest Gump (or trivia) - you are going to love this restaurant. It was such a fun place to visit and the service was spot on. They have license plates on the table (green and red) that read...More

Thank JackieBlue57
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner here and my 5 year old daughter loved it. The food was fantastic (I had salmon) and the kids meal came in a paper version of Forrest's boat. The mixed drinks were great. Even had some really cool non alcoholic drinks for...More

Thank Savannah D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was good, but pricey. All of the Forrest Gump stuff was neat. The service was good and the gift shop had a good selection.

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried this restaurant while vacationing in Destin, FL at the beginning of October 2017. We went mid-afternoon to beat the rush at dinner. Tons to look at inside the restaurant from the movie, and a great gift shop to browse and buy after dinner....More

Thank 957elissam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for dinner the night we arrived it was just okay. Nothing to write home about. Service was okay. Food not that wonderful.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great waiter (Beau) was very entertaining Sorry about his loss. Food was great as always We usually go over to this restaurant about three times a year and it always top notch

Thank Nolegolfer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really loved Tom Hanks performance in the movie. Was hoping the eatery by the same name would live up to expectations. Was disappointed. Food was fair, not memorable. Service was lacking.

Thank TheValen
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

No surprises like other chain restaurants give you what you expect. Meals prepared very well, shrimps delicious same as fish. Server fine, you can have nice dinner here for your family (they treat kids great).

Thank Edvin B
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Bubba Gump's is always a great place to dine. It has a fun atmosphere and delicious food. Our Waiter Stevie was excellent!! He was spot on with everything. If you live here or are visiting the area I highly recommend eating here.

Thank tedlong29
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14059 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-3337
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-650-1881
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