Highest-rated restaurants in Panama City, according to Tripadvisor

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August 10, 2022
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Highest-rated restaurants in Panama City, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have specific opinions. American dining brands have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, U.S. restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

What's clear about U.S. dining habits is that people love options. Restaurants across America are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of (often) fried deliciousness.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated restaurants in Panama City using rankings from Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. These restaurants range from fast food powerhouses to local hot spots.

Locals reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if your favorite restaurant made the list—and to see which spots you haven't been to yet.

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#30. Mike's Cafe and Oyster Bar

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (972 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 17554 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2050
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#29. Pier 77 Seafood Restaurant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (411 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Seafood
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 3016 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-6229
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#28. Runaway Island

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (1,817 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 14521 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413
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#27. Shrimp Basket

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (696 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Seafood
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 12390 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-3410
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#26. Bayou On The Beach Cafe

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (876 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 11115 Hutchison Blvd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-3717
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#25. Hook'd Pier Bar & Grill

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (869 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 16201C Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2515
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#24. Pineapple Willy's

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (5,077 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 9875 S Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-4218
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#23. The Wicked Wheel Bar & Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,536 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 10025 Hutchison Blvd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-3827
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#22. Triple J Steaks & Seafood

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (981 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2218 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-5814
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#21. Dusty's Oyster Bar & Dining

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2,050 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cajun & Creole
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 16450 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2454
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#20. Nick's Slice Of Brooklyn Pizzeria & Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (516 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Bar
- Price: $
- Address: 13528 Front Beach Rd Parking In Shared Shopping Center, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-3325
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#19. J Michael's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,284 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 3210 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-6231
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#18. Dat Cajun Place

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (745 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 8501 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-4727
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#17. Craft 850

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (669 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 7715 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-4813
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#16. Patches Pub & Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (699 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $
- Address: 4723 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-7322
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#15. Another Broken Egg Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (863 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 11535 Hutchison Blvd Ste 100, Panama City Beach, FL 32407
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#14. Schooners

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (3,064 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Seafood
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 5121 Historic Thomas Drive, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-6903
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#13. Muy Wayne O's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,269 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Southwestern
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 303 S Arnold Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2143
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#12. The British Eatery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,369 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bar, British
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 280 S Arnold Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2116
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#11. Firefly

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2,473 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Steakhouse, American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 535 N Richard Jackson Blvd Shoppes at Edgewater, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-3616
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#10. Saltwater Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2,442 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 11040 Hutchison Blvd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-3714
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#9. Senor Frog's Panama City Beach

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (319 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Seafood
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 15005 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-3524
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#8. Andy's Flour Power

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,956 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2629 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-6227
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#7. Dee's Hang Out

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,790 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 529 N Richard Jackson Blvd Shoppes at Edgewater, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-3616
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#6. Jesse's Place

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (334 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Diner, American
- Price: $
- Address: 7008 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-6126
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#5. Pompano Joe's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2,757 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 16202 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2516
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#4. Bayou Bill's Crab House

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,445 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 23100 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-1096
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#3. The Back Porch Seafood & Oyster House

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (2,274 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 16220 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2516
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#2. David's Sno-Balls

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,177 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 13913 PCB Parkway, Panama City Beach, FL 32407
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#1. Paula Deen's Family Kitchen

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (1,038 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 601 Pier Park Dr Suite 103, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2255
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