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Merlin's Pizza

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1251 Airport Rd, Destin, FL 32541-2951
+1 850-650-3000
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Kathleen, Georgia
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3 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

great locally owned pizza place right behind Destin's main sports complex (Morgan Sports Compex). Big pizza portions, reasonable price, loved the clean, friendly "hole in the wall" atmosphere, Very family friendly. Every table has its own TV with remote (which made the children quite happy!) We will be back next time we're in Destin.

Thank V5126WUjosephb
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We ordered several pizzas 5 large, 2 mediums, a small and 2 orders of cinnamon bread. They told us 15 minutes and when we arrived there, they had them ready. The food was good, the service was great and the price was decent.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Centerton, Arkansas
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is very good. I placed my order online and had several pizzas included along with salads and sauces. I opted for carry out since we staying at a resort and the order was ready in less than 20 minutes without any issues. I was impressed. We ordered a variety of pizzas and they were all pretty good. I... More 

Thank djeremiah53
Poplar Bluff, Missouri
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great service, great food, and friendly staff that accommodated a family with two small children. We loved that we could have a half/half pizza. We had the seafood and pesto chicken pizza and it was amazing. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone

Thank emmons1
Huntsville, Alabama
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Merlin's will make your order to your specification. Love that they care about allergies and sensitivites .... just ask. I had my pizza custom made with gluten-free dough. Yummy!

Thank jansheila2016
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I line to call and order, but they have delivery or eat in with tvs asst each table. Great gluten free pizza too that doesn't taste awful or make you sick later.

Thank Donna W
Cordele, Georgia
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201 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I give this restaurant 5 stars based on its food versus the competition. Hands down some of the best pizza I have ever eaten. They also have delicious salads and great wings. Worth trying for a casual vote while in Destin.

Thank AKBGa
Knoxville, Tennessee
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered the 7-cheese pizza, added pesto to the base. It was delicious! It was very filling and had plenty of cheese. Accommodating and ready as promised.

1 Thank Bobbie93
Mukwonago, Wisconsin
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89 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Googled Gluten free pizza near me and this came up. We ordered our pizza online when we left Crab Island and it was ready for us to pick up when we arrived. Also used a coupon from their sites no problem. I am going to be thinking of this pizza for a long time, it was excellent! We ordered a... More 

1 Thank bethbeam
Mobile, Alabama
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This place is a real treat and if you come to Destin you need to try it. Much better than any chain in the area.

1 Thank RollTideRoll1954

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1251 Airport Rd, Destin, FL 32541-2951
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-650-3000

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?