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Bayou Bill's Crab House

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23100 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-1096
+1 850-235-1010
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17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Franklin, Kentucky
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Our family really enjoyed supper at Bayou Bill's. The food was excellent and the service was also great. My two kids also loved watching the live alligators swim around in the outside exhibits. They even had a small, one year old, alligator that everyone could pet and take pictures. A great experience all around. We will definitely go back for... More 

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1 Thank qwertyhjikll
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59 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The food was great (best in PCB in my opinion). The chargrilled oysters are as good as any you'll find in New Orleans. The servers were quite friendly, but really slow. It took forever to get our food on two separate occasions.

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1 Thank Wsmith317x
Knoxville, Tennessee
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59 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I went to this restaurant with my one year old, the woman who showed us to our table seemed annoyed that we were there. Our waitress was terrible although she wasn't unfriendly, I could tell she didn't care about our table because she felt like she couldn't flirt for a bigger tip. I asked for Apple juice for my baby... More 

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1 Thank Ronster8000
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This place is the best seafood restaurant I've visited on the island. Great friendly service. The chargrilled oysters are delicious. The broiled scallops were amazing. I'll definitely go back there again. They've also got live gators there and a baby you can touch.

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1 Thank Tiffany T
Jack, Alabama
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and great atmosphere! This was our second visit and was there this past weekend. We were a group of ten and was seated quickly. Our server was awesome, she got all of our orders correct and kept our drinks full. Food was delicious and more than most of us could eat. Also had a nice kids menu.

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1 Thank KsGiGi11
Macon, Georgia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to eat! Food is always good and service is excellent, especially if your wait person is David. We try to get there when we are in the area. Try the Blackened Grouper - it's wonderful.

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2 Thank gloriak722
Siloam Springs
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband & I ordered the steamed dinner for 2 with crab legs. The plate was piled high with crab legs! They were delicious. The service at the restaurant was the best we had all weekend. From being seated to leaving the restaurant, everyone was very welcoming and helpful. They have alligators outside, & you can even take your pic... More 

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1 Thank CasoBrizown
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend. Chargrilled oysters were out of this world!! Server Megan was WONDERFUL and very helpful with recommendations!!! All food we ordered was amazing!!!!! We will return!

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2 Thank Rachel D
Philadelphia, Mississippi
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm given this a 2 star only bc their alligator appetizer was good and the waiter was polite and friendly. Apparently we all got the wrong stuff that this place is known to be good for. I guess we needed to have gotten the crab legs( which I think is a whole lot of work for nothing)My sister and my... More 

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Thank bcmc2011
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited for my classmate Birthday Celebration the food was excellent, the staff was wonderful. If you are ever in Panama Beach City Florida and have a taste for seafood please visit it is totally worth the while. Looking forward to coming back. The experience was awesome and the staff was just perfect. I highly recommend that you visit this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23100 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-1096
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Panama City Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-235-1010

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?