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Killer Seafood

820 Highway 98, Mexico Beach, FL 32456-7026
+1 850-648-6565
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish tacos” (121 reviews)
“hush puppies” (80 reviews)
“soft shell crab” (17 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
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820 Highway 98, Mexico Beach, FL 32456-7026
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Reviewed yesterday

We saw an episode on the Food Network that featured Killer Seafood during the winter last year and marked it as a must visit for our next trip to the Panhandle. We drove about an hour and a half form our Son's home for Lunch....More

1  Thank H Michael B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hands down best place to eat n Mexico beach 😎😎 will most definitely be goin back.ever one in our group lover it.

Thank rodandjoy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a seat yourself, low-key dining establishment. The person cooking your food could easily be the person serving it. Everyone pitches in here to get things done. And they do take care of you. It would be helpful for the owners to have a...More

Thank cyork1230
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Could be considered a "seafood dive" but that's what makes it so fantastic. It is the food that makes this place so special. A definite must stop when in Mexico Beach.

Thank Belize15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here twice. Hubby had chicken poboy both the times as he cannot eat seafood. I had the catch of the day tacos, grilled, on the first visit and the Killer Bread Bowl with shrimp on our second visit. Yum! Yum! Yum! That's my thought...More

Thank BBQChip
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small and intimate, Killer Seafood has the best fresh seafood in the Mexico Beach/Port St. Joe area. Come early, be prepared to wait, and bring cash. But the food is worth it!

Thank cllapham2017
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Great grouper. Great tuna tacos Beer selection, like most area restaurants is terrible. Fantastic wait staff.

Thank David T
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We knew of the cash only policy so we took cash and thought we were prepared. We found menus outside the front door on a stand. We walked in the front door and stood around for a while. Finally we went to the order window...More

1  Thank tenntravelerofmtown
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped at Killer Seafood while exploring the Mexico Beach area. It is a small eatery with old Florida ambience. The food was quickly prepared with good portion size. The grilled shrimp,scallops,and soft shell crab are very tasty. Limited menu but fresh well seasoned fare....More

Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We are here twice during our long weekend stay. Delicious shrimp--grilled or fried, fried grouper, calamari and crab cake. Sides are corn on cob, fries, hush puppies or fries. Only accepts cash...

Thank angie703
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23 July 2017|
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Response from JMAC2239 | Reviewed this property |
Couple of good answer that i can echo ... eating outside is OK and worth the visit if you just cannot leave your pet ... think about the SUN and as it slowly sinks into the Gulf ... evening might be best!!
23 July 2016|
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Response from fcamarotti | Reviewed this property |
Local fare sweet gulf shrimp.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 820 Highway 98, Mexico Beach, FL 32456-7026
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Mexico Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-648-6565
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Local Seafood "Dive" Restaurant. Hailed by Coastal Living Magazine as one of the top 50 Seafood dives on America. Fresh local seafood done right!
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