When it comes to restaurants, locals know best. Online reviews are a great place to start, but if you’re new to South Walton, you won’t find the most succulent seafood, the juiciest burgers, or the crispest wine and beer until you talk to a longtime resident of Seacrest Beach. Luckily for new Dream Cottage homeowners, there’s a panel of local South Waltonians right here at Magnolia Cottages by the Sea. Want to find the best eateries, coffee shops, fusion restaurants, and dive bars in town? Check out our list of best places to eat near Seacrest Beach.
Fish Out of Water
Winner of OpenTable’s 2015 Diner’s Choice Award and Wine Spectator’s 2014 Award of Excellence, this restaurant gives the residents of 30A an extraordinary dining experience. From fresh-caught, flaky seafood to classic gourmet breakfast foods, we give Fish Out of Water our seal of approval for any meal of the day. Pair your meal with a vintage from the bar’s extensive wine collection, or savor the view from the lounge while you enjoy featured cocktails and other exclusive treats.
Stinky’s Fish Camp
Looking for that down home flavor? Skip the ritzy restaurants and sidle into Stinky’s Fish Camp. With crispy fried seafood, savory fries, and signature favorites, it’s sure to make your list of favorite places in South Walton. Don’t miss the oyster bar, which features signature specials liked Smoked Cheese and Bacon Oysters, Champagne Broiled Oysters, and The Log “Stinky’s Signature” Oysters.
The Perfect Pig
Searching for something other than Seafood? 30A has fantastic finds, no matter what food you fancy. The Perfect Pig is a classic, Southern-style restaurant with more flavor than you could shake a stick at. Mouthwatering pulled pork, wood smoked bacon, and gooey cheese is the order of the day at this BBQ kitchen, but that’s not all they have to offer. Stop by for breakfast, lunch, or dinner and enjoy silver dollar pancakes, fresh salads, fish tacos, and kid-friendly favorites.
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