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Jackacuda's Seafood & Sushi

56 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541-2310
+1 850-424-3507
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (378 reviews)
“fried avocado” (48 reviews)
“fish tacos” (116 reviews)
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Japanese, American, Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
56 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541-2310
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had heard that Jackacudas had some of the freshest fish on the Harbor walk. We entered with one of the members of our party seasick from a sunset boat ride. Our waitress Athereita (sorry spelling) was so amazing scrambling to get some ginger and...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a variety this restaurant offers. We enjoyed sushi, shrimp and chili. We love the seating right on the water and service was great.

Thank angelfla
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were greeted at the door and our party of 6 was immediately seated. Our server, Skye, was excellent and immediately took our drink order after answering a question concerning their beer selections. Our drinks came quickly and Skye took our dinner orders. Throughout our...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Dan and Jacob were great. Told us Alot about the area. We'll be back. Right on the beach. Great service.

Thank Angie H
Reviewed 4 days ago

I went on March 17th with my boyfriend. We had calamari, shrimp with potato spuds and the shrimp tempura rolls. The shrimp rolls were okay. I've had better, the calamari was delicious but the portion was small just like the shrimp plate. I wasn't expecting...More

Thank Ashley N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in for lunch with the family looking for good sushi, we found it. They have happy hours specials on sushi and drinks. It wasn't very crowded, but service was a little slow. 4/5 of us ordered sushi, the 5th a kids cheeseburger. Everything...More

Thank boymom79
Tyler J, Owner at Jackacuda's Seafood & Sushi, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for stopping by for some sushi and drinks! We're glad that everything came out deliciously for you. Hope to see you again soon! Warm wishes, Chris and Tyler, Co-owners

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jackacuda’s was an amazing restaurant! It was really hard to find if you don’t know the area. It’s on the water so your map will lead you wrong trying to get there. It in the bottom part of all the other restaurants so you need...More

Thank Lexi D
Tyler J, Owner at Jackacuda's Seafood & Sushi, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for the amazing feedback, Lexi! We're delighted that you loved our sushi and service. The next time you're in Destin, we'd love to have you back. Warm wishes, Chris and Tyler, Co-owners

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a group of 25 and our servers took great care of us. Outdoor dining is the way to go here with the boats and boardwalk right next to the dining area. The bartender was a little slow on the first round of drinks...More

Thank mandu18
Tyler J, Owner at Jackacuda's Seafood & Sushi, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're happy you and the rest of your guests had a good time with us! We appreciate the feedback on our service and the prime rib, too. It's always helpful to hear the honest opinions of our guests. That said, we're happy everyone had an...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were here on a strange day for a festival so service was way off. Sushi high standard. Grilled mahi average. Fried shrimp and chips Fresh and homemade were outstanding.

Tyler J, Owner at Jackacuda's Seafood & Sushi, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're glad you enjoyed all your seafood dishes! We apologize if the service was off, though. That said, we hope you come by and see us again soon. Warm wishes, Chris and Tyler, Co-owners

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a nice surprise Jackacuda's was. Went for a walk at Harbor Walk and it was so nice that we stopped for an afternoon beer. Sat out on the shaded deck and watched boat after boat of happy people motoring by. Wish I had gotten...More

Thank ckepler2017
Tyler J, Owner at Jackacuda's Seafood & Sushi, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're glad we could pleasantly surprise you! Thanks for stopping by for a tasty ale and some nice views. Warm wishes, Chris and Tyler, Co-owners

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23 February 2018|
Response from Wit2415 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Yes we do, please contact the restaurant through our email at jackacudas @ gmail . com we would be glad to discuss options with you.
22 June 2016|
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Response from DePewfamily | Reviewed this property |
Yes they did have a child's menu 3/4options
Taylor A
5 June 2016|
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Response from henley602 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't meet him. Sorry but good luck in that.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541-2310
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-424-3507
  • E-mail
Jackacuda's Seafood & Sushi is a locally owned seafood and sushi restaurant overlooking the Historical Destin Harbor. Jackacuda's name resides from a famous fishing hole located 34 miles Southwest of the Destin Harbor at 30'04.250N and 87'02.125W. Jackacudas is a new full service restaurant and sushi bar that specializes in fresh, locally-sourced seafood and products to provide our guests with classic gulf coast seafood dishes with new south culinary preparation. The main focus is to create raving fans by providing high quality consistent food at a great value, while becoming an important part of the community. We focus on building professional relationships with vendors and empowering our employees to become professional hospitality ambassadors.
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