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Skippers Seafood

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Seafood
130 Scenic Gulf Dr, Ste 2, Destin, FL 32550-4960
+1 850-654-2611
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good15%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Seafood
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130 Scenic Gulf Dr, Ste 2, Destin, FL 32550-4960
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Arrived, hoping to buy fresh steamed shrimp and the highly-recommended smoked tuna dip, only to find the place locked and dark with a small hand-written sign on the door that said "closed for the season." The area is jammed with tourists; it's still 85 degrees...More

Thank Luv2TravelFarNWide
Reviewed 23 August 2017

we heard the smoked tuna was good good is not he word for it awesome fabulous delicious the ladies there were very helpful and knowledgeable about seafood preparation

Thank fish815
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Stay away!!! Father told me to never buy from one of his competitors on phone. Got there and I can not ever remember such a rude experience. I asked if she had so much business that they could treat their customers that way and she...More

1  Thank jamesadkins1
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Very friendly family oriented atmosphere , and always service with a smile we go every year I family vacations there!!! Seafood was the best!!!!

Thank Elaina E
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped to grab some fresh grouper to take back home. Ended up with grouper, scallops and shrimp. Everything was delicious and fresh. Tasted like it came right out of the ocean. Be sure to get a smoked tuna dip as well- excellent!!! This will...More

Thank allisonb825
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We bought shrimp to boil and fry. It was delicious. A little hard to find. Cash or checks only. Quick service.

Thank Kay Y
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Remember- only open during "season", have cash, know what you want, get in & out fast! If you need "coddling", recipes or suggestions, contact me. Don't hold up the line for this family run business!

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Love stopping by here and getting shrimp for a fast easy supper - no waiting in lines - they steam it right here and to the level of spiciness you prefer.

1  Thank melissawicha
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Cash only! Lady behind counter was telling another customer there was an ATM around the corner. I'm sure they don't want to pay the fees associated with credit card transactions. Thankfully we had cash on hand. Shrimp was $18/lb. We bought almost 2 pounds and...More

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Having visited Skippers for 15 years. I can tell you... there are no better people... nor better smoked Tuna dip and steamed shrimp than Skippers on the Emerald Coast! This family is a matter of fact but get what you pay for kind of place!...More

2  Thank Theresa S
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Scenic Gulf Dr, Ste 2, Destin, FL 32550-4960
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-654-2611
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