Fudpucker’s Beachside Bar & Grill in Destin has been locally owned and operated since inception in 1982. Fudpucker’s restaurants stand out from other Destin area restaurants by being dedicated to our owners’ three favorite “F” words: Food, Fun and Friends. And, you can be assured that there’s plenty of each when you visit Fudpuckers restaurants in Destin. Fudpucker’s is not just a restaurant, it’s not just a bar, and it’s certainly not just a “tourist” place – it’s a one-of-a-kind experience, and one that can be enjoyed by young and “not-so-young” alike.
Fudpucker’s original restaurant in Destin is renowned for Great Food, Alligators and World Famous T-shirts. Located in the heart of Destin directly on Highway 98, Fudpucker’s Beachside Bar & Grill’s Destin restaurant is the only place in Destin where you can see, feed, and even get your picture taken with a live alligator, shop for souvenirs & t-shirts, write your names on the walls, play arcade games, AND enjoy quality casual fare in an upbeat atmosphere.
The Fudpucker’s restaurant is one of the most popular places in the area for families with children, and were voted ‘Best Family-Friendly Restaurant’ by locals in 2014. Parents love bringing their kids to Fudpucker’s restaurants because there are plenty of kid-friendly things to do so that mom and dad can relax. Fudpucker’s restaurant feature live alligators, Fat Daddy’s Arcade, Teen Nights, special kids’ menus with puzzles and games, sprawling buildings that are just fun to explore, and “special” areas where kids of all ages can actually write their names on the walls.
So, drop by one of Fudpucker’s Destin area restaurants for a relaxing meal, a cold drink and a friendly smile any time you’re in Destin. And, most of all, remember, “Ya ain’t been pucked, till ya been fudpucked”!