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Rum Runners

130 Fishermans CV, Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort, Baytowne Village, Sandestin, FL 32550-1822
+1 850-351-1817
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good27%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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130 Fishermans CV, Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort, Baytowne Village, Sandestin, FL 32550-1822
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I absolutely love dueling piano bars; it cranks up pretty good later in the night there and can be lots of fun!

Thank DHancock
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited the Rum Runners at the Baytowne Warf Village. We were seated quickly on the patio and had great service. The server even helped us level our rickety table. The food was super fast and very tasty. I had the Seared Seafood - Grouper...More

Thank 194britneyn
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Noisy, crowded, long wait times...but food was fair and kids pasta made with real cheese was excellent for children

Thank Wirehandj
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here on a Friday only because our daughters picked it we visited Rum Runners. Fried shrimp basket was excellent and fries were fresh and crunchy. The dab of slaw considered a side was almost an embarrassment...tasted great but literally, maybe 2 bites worth....More

Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We showed up at around 2:30 to eat lunch. Place was not packed at all. Food came out relatively pretty fast as it should with us being the only people at a table and the rest sitting at the bar. The only negative thing that...More

Thank Shawn L
Reviewed 17 May 2018

My chicken sandwich was very good, but my husbands Mahi Mahi was very dry, he could not eat it. Drinks are expensive compared to the other restaurants,

Thank susandubay2008
Reviewed 26 March 2018

My first negative review. 4 years in a row visiting same location. Years 1&2 5 stars, last year less fun, this year horrible. Visited 2 nights in a row and the past crowds are gone. The place is dead. I think I know why. We...More

1  Thank Randy K
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Great place to get anything from burgers to seafood. The dueling pianos are great entertainment in the heart of Baytowne Wharf.

Thank CrazyChris13
Reviewed 30 January 2018

We were a large party and had a good time at this place hanging out with some of the locals, listening to the duelling pianos, dancing, and drinking some good frozen drinks. The bartenders are wonderful! We didn't try any of the food and the...More

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 26 November 2017

We came in around 2 in the afternoon for a late lunch. The bar tender or server said hello when we entered and walked by the bar, so we know they saw us go to the patio and sit at a table. It was a...More

1  Thank JehnG13
Matt E, Owner at Rum Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Dear JehnG13, We sincerely apologize for this undesired experience you encountered. Please know that this is not the norm and we very much value your patronage. Sharing this information with us can only make us better as our #1 goal is to make our customers...More

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Questions & Answers
11 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Matt E | Property representative |
We love families and kids! Smagruder is right, however we turn into 21 and over after 10 pm. Hope to see you and your family soon!
1 June 2016|
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Response from Matt E | Property representative |
The piano show starts at 8pm and is open to all ages, however at 10pm the bar turns to 21 and over.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$28
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Fishermans CV, Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort, Baytowne Village, Sandestin, FL 32550-1822
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Sandestin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-351-1817
  • E-mail
Voted "Best in Casual Dining 2012 / 2013 by Destin Magazine's Readers Poll, The Village of Baytowne Wharf is alive with energy, festive events, uplifting music, delicious food and spirits. No where is that more true than at Rum Runners®, Sandestin’s premier dining and live entertainment venue. Live music fills the air seven nights a week as crowds sing along and dance with the unmatched performers here at Rum Runners. Our award winning lunch and dinner menus keep customers coming back year after year to enjoy our magical creations including specialties such as, freshly prepared seafood, steaks, chicken, pasta; burgers and other sandwiches; salads; and a variety of appetizers.Never miss the big sporting event at Rum Runners with full sports packages available and every big game being shown on the many TV’s that fill the facility both inside and outside. We offer seating inside on two floors and outside seating on 4 patios and decks – there is not another place like it. Great memories are made at Rum Runners. The great food, live interactive entertainment, and unmatched atmosphere are the main attractions at Rum Runners. Nightly, the dynamic entertainers perform a variety of hit songs from the 60′s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, 00's as well as today's hits and focus heavily on audience participation. It is very common to hear the crowd singing the chorus of a song while the entertainers lead them on. The wide variety of music, audience participation, high energy level, and sheer FUN make Rum Runners the place to be with family and friends when visiting the Village of Baytowne Wharf! Corporate Events, Social Events, Birthday and Bachelorette parties are welcomed and encouraged!
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