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Graffiti & The Funky Blues Shack

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Italian, American,
34902 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-2580
+1 850-424-6650
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, American, Bar, Pizza, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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34902 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-2580
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for the live Jazz on the Sunday night. The host was very accommodating after we asked to be moved to hear the music better. The shrimp and scallops with grits was tasty but took a very long time and the seafood was barely...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Graffiti Funky Blues Shack for dinner, it was typical roadhouse fare. My wife had Angel Hair Pasta with oil and garlic, she enjoyed it. I had the All American Cheeseburger and fries. It was good as were the fries, my only complaint was...More

Thank DenAndJean
Charles S, Owner at Graffiti & The Funky Blues Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for visiting us! I’m glad you enjoyed the music and ambience, and sorry to hear that your food wasn’t perfect. I’ll pass this onto our kitchen staff so we can improve your experience. I hope you’ll stop in again and give us a chance...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner and the server was great a little quiet but great! We all got appetizers clam chowder which tasted like cheese soup with potatoes they were no clams anywhere, but there brussel sprouts were amazing! Then we ordered our main course, one...More

Thank Amanda n
Charles S, Owner at Graffiti & The Funky Blues Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I’m sorry to hear you didn’t enjoy your food. I’ll definitely address this our kitchen staff because that’s not at all up to our standards. Thank you for your feedback and for helping us improve, I hope you’ll give us another try!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was ahMazing, the staff has us laughing! We visited during the "Off Season" so the twon wasn't really busy, but, we will visit again many times and you can believe this will be a frequent stop.

Thank Diane M
Charles S, Owner at Graffiti & The Funky Blues Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great! We love serving amazing food, and so glad you had a great time with staff. We can’t wait to see you on your next visit. Thanks for a glowing review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visit Destin yearly for a couple’s getaway and are always looking for new and interesting places to try for dinner. We ran across this restaurant online before our annual trip, and decided to give it a try but left disappointed. It was packed, and...More

1  Thank Rainy3_Travels
Charles S, Owner at Graffiti & The Funky Blues Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I’m sorry to hear that we didn’t meet your expectations. We do tend to get busy at times, we are sorry you had to wait so long for service. I’ll speak to our staff about what we can do on busy evenings to better serve...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the food, service, ambience! Highly recommend this place for a fun evening! There is music on Sunday evenings that is very enjoyable!

Thank Diana S
Charles S, Owner at Graffiti & The Funky Blues Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Great! So glad you had a great evening. Thanks for an awesome review. I hope you’ll be back to enjoy our music and ambience again soon!

Reviewed 10 February 2018

Fun funky décor! Service was super slow and restaurant was not fully packed. Meals were way over salted and a little dry. Not horrible but your typical tourist trap.More

1  Thank Jacqulyne B
Charles S, Owner at Graffiti & The Funky Blues Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey there, I’m sorry you didn’t have an amazing experience. Definitely not up to our standards! I’ll address this with my kitchen staff and servers. Please give us another try! We want you to be a happy customer. Please feel free to give us a...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018

I just got back from a month in Destin. I hate to say it, but most of the places there are a little short on character. Sure, the sand and the water and everything is nice, but most of the businesses, particularly the restaurants, are...More

Thank loudconsumer
Charles S, Owner at Graffiti & The Funky Blues Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Thanks for your feedback! Great to hear you enjoyed open mic night, we hope to see you again when you’re back in town. I’ll be speaking with the bar staff, I want to make sure that every customer gets great service. Thanks for an amazing...More

Reviewed 3 February 2018

This location is only open for dinner. Good selection of American, New Orleans, & Italian plates. Our server was friendly & knowledgeable. The shrimp & scallop low country was perfectly seasoned over cheesy grits. Delicious. My husband's meal was the Panned chicken. It too was...More

Thank Teachall
Charles S, Owner at Graffiti & The Funky Blues Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Thanks for a great review, so glad you enjoyed your dinner entrees! I’m sorry your mashed potatoes weren’t warm enough, I’ll speak with our kitchen staff about this. We hope to see you again for dinner again soon!

Reviewed 22 January 2018

Great food, craft beer, and entertainment in the evening. If you're looking for all of the above you've come to the right place!

Thank Brandon S
Charles S, Owner at Graffiti & The Funky Blues Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2018

Great! Thanks for visiting us, please stop in again for more craft beer and live music! Thanks for a great review!

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Dana F
5 February 2018|
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Response from Scott K | Reviewed this property |
7 pm is the usual time, but if you call they will confirm the time and who is playing
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34902 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-2580
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-424-6650
  • E-mail
Graffiti and Funky Blues Shack, a Destin tradition for over 20 years, specializes in quality Fresh LOCAL Seafood, Eclectic fare, Coastal cuisine, Italian, Pasta, Pizza, and fresh daily chef specials. Our cozy full service dinning area is perfect for a fun and unique dining experience with family and friends, and also kid friendly. The walls are covered with the soulful works of local artists and room lighted by strings of multicolored bulbs and candles. The Funky Blues Shack (FBS) side is all about having fun with two full bars and over 35 craft beers on tap. FBS has Dueling Pianos or other entertainment scheduled every night and stays open late also serving a full Bar Menu until close. Each nights performers are as eclectic as our establishment and every night has a different flavor. FBS was also Rated Best Restaurant with Live Music in Destin 2012 and 2013 by Beachcomber magazine. So come Eat, Drink, and GET FUNKY tonight!
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