We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Fat Clemenza's

££ - £££
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
12273 US Highway 98 W, Destin, FL 32550-6963
+1 850-650-5980
Today
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

953 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 953: English reviews
Kennebunkport
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice atmosphere, good food! I had a pizza, my mother had a pasta dish. Both were very good. Only gripe I had was that i ordered tomatoes on the pizza which made the crust soggy. Definitely will be coming back.

Helpful?
Thank Chris B
Fayetteville, North Carolina
Level Contributor
41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Got some take out pies all brick oven cooked and they were pretty good. Would never dreamed to find good pizza in Destin fooled me. The name is why I picked it big Godfather fan.

Helpful?
Thank Phillip W
Kodak, Tennessee
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our basketball team went for dinner there. The food was amazing and the service outstanding! Will definitely be back!

Helpful?
Thank kimberly5752017
Madison, Mississippi
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great experience, the calamari was outstanding. The wood oven delivers great flavors. The Pizza is one of the best I have had.

Helpful?
Thank KBro36
Lynn, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
154 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small footprint, large service, Excellent wine menu. Large baskets of warm bread served with seasoned oil. Capresse salad was dissppointing, small roma tomatoes were dwarfed but large chunks of tasteless mozzarella, no basil to be seen or tasted. Seafood linguini was the best dish served with creamy white wine sauce and lots of well prepared seafood, spicy linguine was very... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Seacoastbreeze
Little Rock, Arkansas
Level Contributor
53 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten here on multiple occasions. And with all the dining choices in the Destin area, the fact that we keep wanting to come back ranks this as one of our favorites. Reservations are a good idea. Menu is solid. They offer the classic type sauces....alfredo, marinara, etc. pair with various pastas or choose something from one of their... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank jackb706
Level Contributor
33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious Italian dishes...the best alfredo sauce you will ever taste. Extensive wine list with a staff that can pair or recommend a wine for you. Romantic with a mafia feel ❤ Definitely Italian NY owners so you can't go wrong picking this place to eat! They know Food ok!

Helpful?
1 Thank M_Galentine
New Hampshire
Level Contributor
200 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was our first time at this restaurant and we really enjoyed it. The bread that they serve with a rosemary and olive oil is delicious. We started off with wine and a garden salad, both were very good. My daughter ordered the rigatoni caprese and she said it was fantastic. Pasta with greed and tomatoes and fresh mozzarella. My... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank DebbieNH
Destin, Florida
Level Contributor
63 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a great place for dinner! Everything is tasty, well portioned, and fresh! A must to check out in Destin!! Will definitely return!!

Helpful?
Thank nbelledo
Level Contributor
8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Ate dinner here last week. Ordered a small pizza and side salad! The salad was big and fresh and the pizza was authentic brick oven style! Would recommend to friends as well as go back. Tried this place because of the ratings on TripAdvisor!!!!

Helpful?
Thank Toni A

Travellers who viewed Fat Clemenza's also viewed

 
Destin, Florida Panhandle
 
Destin, Florida Panhandle
Destin, Florida Panhandle
 

Been to Fat Clemenza's? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12273 US Highway 98 W, Destin, FL 32550-6963
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-650-5980

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Fat Clemenza's and other visitors
4 questions
Ask a question
Paris, Arkansas
over a year ago
Simpsonville, South Carolina
9 months ago
NC
over a year ago

See all questions (4)

Questions? Get answers from Fat Clemenza's staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?