So you’ve had a great fishing excursion and the fresh catch is plentiful but you really don’t want to cook tonight? There are several restaurants nearby that will cook your fresh catch. Kids love this idea!
Many restaurants along the Destin harbor offer a “hook and cook” deal. Bring in cleaned and bagged fish and let the chefs do all the cooking for you. Here a just a few of the local favorites.
Jackacuda’s Seafood and Sushi is located in HarborWalk Village at the foot of the Destin bridge.
The chef will blacken, grill, fry or pan sear your catch. The fish will be served up family style with one side. Some of the sides offered include garlic mashed potatoes, cheese grits, asparagus or even collard greens. The meal also comes with ice tea.
AJ’s Seafood & Oyster Bar, located at 116 Harbor Blvd., will make your day easier. Each plate is served with fries, hushpuppies and cole slaw.
For more information visit ajsdestin.com/.
Tailfins Seafood Ale House & Oyster Bar, located at 172 Harbor Blvd., will prepare your catch — fried, grilled or blackened. Each plate is served up with two sides with several choices on the menu such as garlic mashed potatoes, corn on the cob, red potatoes, salads and asparagus.
For more information visit tailfinsdestin.com.
Dewey Destin’s Harborside Restaurant, located at 202 Harbor Blvd., will cook up to a pound of fish per person. The chef will grill, fry, blacken or bronze your catch. The plate is served up family style with either fries or hushpuppies and corn on the cob or red potatoes.
For more information visit destinseafood.com/DestinHarbor/.
Brotula’s Seafood House & Steamer, located at 210 Harbor Blvd., will cook your fish grilled, blackened or fried. The plate is served up on a cutting board family style along with a side. Some of the sides offered include asparagus, garlic mashed potatoes, cheese grits and much more.
For more information visit brotulas.com/.