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Fat Clemenza's

12273 US Highway 98 W, Destin, FL 32550-6963
+1 850-650-5980
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (513 reviews)
“garlic rolls” (41 reviews)
“tiramisu” (48 reviews)
Opens in 26 min
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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12273 US Highway 98 W, Destin, FL 32550-6963
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My mouth is literally watering thinking of our dinner here! The BEST Italian food I’ve ever eaten! I love that they use fresh products and that some of their ingredients come straight from Italy! Would absolutely recommend!

Thank ksalx0
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited 8/11/17 and again 8/13/18, we’ve been wanting to visit the last 4 times we've been in Destin but we always seem to be hungry when they're not open. It was worth the wait! The pizza was delicious and the dough had that perfect...More

Thank Yanethmr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place online and were so glad we did. It is pretty small but absolutely amazing. The pizza and pasta was delicious. We can't wait to go back.

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fat Clemenzas is a family favorite! It is by far and away some of the best pizza / Italian / seafood!! We always make it a point to dine the every trip!

Thank conniethorn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Any time you walk into an Italian restaurant and every employee has jet black hair, beautiful skin, has an Italian accent and smells like they were dipped in garlic then you know you have found a gem. This restaurant was awesome. They served me a...More

Thank catman1_73
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time trying Fat Clemenza's and we loved it! I am a huge pizza fan so anytime I get to visit a highly rated Italian restaurant, I have to try the pizza. We arrived on Monday night around 6:30 and were greeted by the hostess...More

1  Thank Gingineer32
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is great for anything kids or no kids or even date night. We have had a rough time with finding good food in Destin. The staff was amazing over amazing! Hardworking and eager to please. They have coloring for kids. We sat outside...More

2  Thank Bradley c
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stopped here last year on a whim to have some pizza while vacationing with some friends. Looked at the menu and though a touch pricey for a pizza, then the food hit the table and all I can say it was worth every penny. The...More

2  Thank medicbsn
Reviewed 11 July 2018

The Chicken Parm was a large portion size & pretty good, along with the rigatoni ala vodka with added chicken was not bad as well. Service was good, we made reservations & got right in, its a very small place & busy, so lots of...More

Thank Pat A
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Awesome food but make sure to call ahead for reservations for this authentic little Italian hide away, they fill up fast!! Pizza was great!

Thank SMC1028
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12273 US Highway 98 W, Destin, FL 32550-6963
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-650-5980
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