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Chet's Catering & Seafood

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3708 W Navy Blvd, Pensacola, FL 32507-1218
+1 850-456-0165
10:30 - 21:00
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Thu 10:30 - 20:30
Fri 10:30 - 21:00
Sat 10:00 - 21:30
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Bay Minette, Alabama
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The hole in the wall. Everyone from retired patrons to profesion's eat here. Some houses on T.V. adds. Food is fresh, cooked to perfection, hot and very tasteful. I live in Alabama but it worth the drive.

Thank amendolarew0298
Canton, Georgia
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

I grew up in Pensaola, so going back to restuarants that are still open after all there years is great. My dad and I used to here on occassion and now my wife loves the mullet, hush puppies etc. Small place, but worth it if you like local fish- mullett

Thank Keith W
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32 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

This place is and long has been the quintessential best example of Florida seafood on the planet! It's not about the atmosphere; rather, it's all about the food, which is fantastic!!

Thank Thomas D
Pensacola, Florida
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50 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I love good fried mullet and this is one of the best places ever. My husband and I both look forward to the days they have mullet backbones as well. Fish is always fresh. Sides are delicious and the staff friendly. I highly recommend for Florida Fresh Seafood. Forget about the chain places.

Thank Teresa L
Trinity, Alabama
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82 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Just a down-home place. Nothing fancy but that was what we were looking for. Prices were reasonable though the portions could have been better. Wasn't really full when we left. The food was decent but nothing to write home about. Good service.

Thank FoxeyLemon
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Recently returned to Pensacola and had Dinner at Chets after many years of being away from home. Still at the same old place, same comfy feeling of a local get together where everyone is always welcome. The food is still great and the portions fantastic. If you leave hungry, its your own fault.

Thank ziegs45s
San Antonio, Texas
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47 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

We met friends and was seated immediately. They had fried mullet fingers in cornmeal and wehad the fried grouper. They were both amazing. The sides are simple panhandle fare nothing fancy but its soul comfort food for sure. Don't get dressed up this in country and non pretentious. Banana pudding is good. I've been eating here since 1981.

Thank tripsters0
Gray, Georgia
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016

try the fried mullet and you will be glad that you did. We always visit here when we are in town. This last visit, the grouper was not the best, but the mullet was terrific. You can top it off with a banana puddin. Take cash, as I don't think that they accept credit cards.

Thank william t
Orlando, Florida
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112 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016

I've been coming to Chets 1-2 times a year for the past 20-years and I've never been more disappointed than my last visit this Memorial Day weekend. When we were first seated, I noticed the table top was still sticky. There is no other quicker way to offend a customer. The minute their arms land on sticky stuff on a... More 

Thank Michael E
Pensacola, Florida
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49 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Food is great! Lunch portions appropriate and reasonably price. Marinated grouper is to die for!!! Fried shrimp breaded lightly was fantastic. Place looks "dated" but don't let that stop you, because the food is great. Service prompt. Friendly staff. Just an all around good experience.

Thank Nocturne121

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3708 W Navy Blvd, Pensacola, FL 32507-1218
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Pensacola
  • Phone Number: +1 850-456-0165

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