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Kenny D's New Orleans Cuisine

2964 Scenic Gulf Dr, Destin, FL 32550-5287
+1 850-650-0755
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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2964 Scenic Gulf Dr, Destin, FL 32550-5287
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't let the appearance fool you! This is some of the best food in Destin, except perhaps for some Fine Dining restaurants. The oysters never fail to be outstanding!!! I don't know how they do it, but everything we've had there is excellent. Great outdoor...More

Thank jlaughlin2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to check Kenny D's out, hoping for some tasty New Orleans food. Only 4 or 5 items on the menu had Louisiana roots. Everything else was your typical fried beach seafood. Very disappointing. And Zydeco music is Cajun music, not New Orleans.

Thank petercG9122BI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been going to Destin Miramar beach for about 3 yrs now. I live in south central Louisiana as far south as you can get. I am a lover of seafood and would rather eat seafood at home rather than places here at times. To...More

Thank Voyage698334
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We showed up with a large group and they got us seated rather quickly. The food was delicious! Nice Cajun seafood choices. Gumbo was especially yummy! Will definitely return.

Thank millingtonmomof7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve never gotten a bad meal or drink here! This is my favorite place on Miramar beach. I’ve lived around the corner for almost 20 years. And have been coming here for 15 of those years. Angie and Dave are great bartenders. They have a...More

1  Thank Gin850
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sat outside since we had our chihuahua Chewie with us. Nice breeze blowing. As soon as we were seated the hostess brought a cup of water for Chewie. The fried okra appetizer was great! Didn’t take long to get our food- the jumbo shrimp basket...More

Thank Angie E
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place was walking distance from where we stayed during vacation. My son got a spicy fish sandwich which looked really good and he says was awesome. I got the shrimp po-boy which was good but nothing outstanding. Service was good. A bit pricey for...More

Thank djfuzzyjames
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very friendly staff, nice sized menu with lots of options, good sea food, cold beer, reasonable prices--what more do you need?

Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We have been going to Kenny D's for over 10 years when we visit Destin. It is a must go to place and we even try to book our rental home near their location. Our girls 16, 20 and 25 now want to go their...More

Thank millerfamily3725
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across this lil joint because it looked chill. Live music and creole food. The service sucked. We were seated quickly, our waiter Andre took forever to get our drinks and rushed us. He came back with appetizers and literly spilled the marinara all...More

Thank Maria T
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Response from Jeffrey A | Reviewed this property |
It's dark and I've never had anything there that wasn't amazing
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2964 Scenic Gulf Dr, Destin, FL 32550-5287
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin  >  Miramar Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-650-0755
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