Dewey’s great, great grandfather, Leonard Destin, founded the town of Destin, Florida in 1835 and The Destin family and their hometown have been intertwined in more than just the name Destin. Using original Destin and Gulf Coast recipes, the Destin Family and staff are proud to serve seafood and other favorite area side dishes to local friends and out-of-town guests alike. With a casual atmosphere, waterfront views and a serious appetite to create great tasting food, Dewey Destin's Harborside Restaurant quickly became a dinning destination on the Destin Harbor.
From commercial fishermen to City Council and County School Board, from Commercial Seafood Market to serving the best local, sourced seafood meals, the Destin family have embraced their community and it's guest as not just customers, but as friends and neighbors. Dewey Destin's Restaurants always offer a vast knowledge of seafood and a friendly place to sit, dine and enjoy the best that Destin has to offer.