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The Black Pearl

1450 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Suite 104, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6800
+1 850-833-3016
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1450 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Suite 104, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6800
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The location and view are the high points. The food lets this place down. The shrimp were mangled and broken, how that got served I am not sure. I had the seafood platter, not fried! Fish was good. You needed a scanning electron microscope to...More

Thank ricklax1
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very good service and very good food nice small quaint restaurant nothing fancy but nice , the servers was very polite and made our dinner very enjoyable

Thank ebrepairman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Being a local I was hesitant to try this place because there are so many other great brunch places around but I decided to give it a shot a couple of Sundays ago. I figured I better get in before the summer rush starts. The...More

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Scallops St. Croix, Angus Beef , Broiled seafood platter and even the child's meal were all top notch in flavor and tenderness. The mildly flavored coconut rice was an added touch. The Caesar salad was fresh and crisp. The various sides were good too Nautical...More

Thank pamelagay2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service started out lackluster, but our waiter warmed up and turned out to be good. My food was delicious but slightly under seasoned (Gulf Snapper,) and the lobster mac & cheese and calamari were delightful! Not everyone in our party was thrilled with their...More

Thank lrzmartino
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had eaten here for the first time three years ago while on vacation in Destin. We were so pleased with it we chose to vacation in Destin again last year just so we could eat here. This year my girlfriend's oldest daughter wanted to...More

Thank SlimmDaddy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had my first brunch at the Black Pearl and it did not disappoint! Ample seating, good service and a fantastic Sunday brunch, we ordered Eggs Benedict and Bread Pudding French Toast, both were amazing! The Bread pudding French Toast came with bacon and fresh fruit....More

Thank Afugate937
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The appetizers were delicious! Open windows looking right out to the gulf. The steak was perfect and the mashed potatoes were excellent!

Thank JWeaver277
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't let the glitz and flash of the other restaurants in this complex deter you - the huge neon signs, etc. Tucked away in the left-hand corner of the building is The Black Pearl Island Grill. Its welcoming and comfortable interior with outstanding beach views...More

Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I loved the atmosphere here, they have the best view. The food was amazing I had the boneless short ribs and they were delicious. My friend had the snapper in a banana leaf and she had no complaints at all. Bre was our server and...More

Thank Jennifer W
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you take reservations? Getting married on 7/8/17 and there will about 20 of us going out to dinner that night. Tx
7 May 2017|
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Response from MistyRae_SWR | Property representative |
Hello! The Black Pearl would be happy to assist! Please call them at (850) 833-3016 and they will work with you and your party. we hope you have a lovely wedding and enjoy your special evening at The Black Pearl Island... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1450 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Suite 104, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6800
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Fort Walton Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-833-3016
  • E-mail
The Black Pearl Island Grill brings a unique culinary adventure from the islands! Escape to paradise with Caribbean eats, vibrant cocktails, and coastal breezes right off the Gulf of Mexico. Featuring locally sourced seafood, premium angus beef, and organic produce with flavor and flair of the islands in every bite. The Black Pearl chef delights in introducing you to tropical tastes and new recipes. Complement each experience with a wide variety of Caribbean infused cocktails, selected wines, and other signature beverages. Crafted with large open windows overlooking the glistening waters of the Gulf, The Black Pearl offers unforgettable sunsets over beautiful sugar white sand in a casual yet cozy atmosphere.

The charming burgundy wood mixed with pops of vibrant colors create a blend of the cozy ambiance of Havana with the vibrant warmth of Key West. The casual yet intimate atmosphere makes this relaxed eatery the perfect dinner destination for locals, visitors, date nights, families, and foodies alike. The colorful, hand-painted frames of old photos of beach bombshells, Hemingway hopefuls, and fortunate fisherman line the walls with distressed wooden fish and French Quarter inspired lighting. The Black Pearl offers a friendly beach atmosphere with top-notch customer service completing each experience.
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