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Dirty Dick's Crab House

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9800 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-4135
+1 850-230-3425
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2014

We have visited here every time we go to PCB. They bring you out these amazing hush puppies while your waiting on your food. If you get an appetizer,try the fried pickles they are the best. The food was also delicious. One of my favorite restaurants when visiting PCB.

Thank Volfan20
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2014 via mobile

Food was OK. My wife and I shared the huge fried seafood platter. It was better than Long Johns. Waiter kept calling me Buddy, which I think is disrespectful. Won't be going back.

2 Thank Eric D
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2014 via mobile

Get out your secret stash of money! Super expensive meals. However it was the best seafood I have ever had. The alligator tail appetizer was amazing. I would have never thought I would like it so well!

Thank JLKroll
Gallant, Alabama
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128 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2014 via mobile

When we arrived, half the restaurant was empty yet we were told a 20 minute wait. So we finally sit, in a cramped table in the corner when plenty of other tables were available. When I mentioned how cramped I was the polite waiter confirmed, yea it is kinda cramped here. Conversation over and request for drinks issued. Food was... More 

Thank Firegirl834
Lithonia, Georgia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2014

This place has food and drinks that are very delicious. But bring your appetite because the servings are man sized and will bring you to your knees!

Thank MrsKelley5101
Providence, Kentucky
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2014 via mobile

Do not recommend, we waited well over an hour for our food watched people who came in 20 mins after us order/eat/ and leave before we even got food- the guys ordered spices shrimp that tasted like it was cooked in water- I order stuff shrimp it was nasty!! We did get out food free because of the wait/ but... More 

Thank TrennaB2014
Thomasville, Georgia
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219 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2014

The food offered at Dirty Dicks is definitely cookie cutter. The softshell crap was overcooked and the waiter needed a lot more training (Joe).

Thank Becky052
mount juiet
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2014 via mobile

The good- the wait wasn't long but we went early. The bad- the prices are crazy. There were 5 of us and the bill was 200 dollars and one of those was a kids meal. The crab was pretty good, the shrimp was so salty I couldn't eat it.

1 Thank monkc76
Savannah, Georgia
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109 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2014 via mobile

Let me just state that this is the most expensive place of its kind to eat. Our bill for 1 appetizer, two kids entrees, two entrees, 1 mixed drink, and 3 sweet teas was $110. While the food was very good, it was a little overpriced. My husband got all you can eat crab legs for $30 but it was... More 

1 Thank Kimberly R
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79 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2014 via mobile

The food was good, but WAY over priced. Our waiter tried hard, but messed up the order and our checks. I wasn't impressed.

Thank Anna L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$37
American, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
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: 9800 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-4135
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Panama City Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-230-3425
We strive for wholesome, fresh made food. All of our fish are fresh, our shrimp are wild-caught domestic & our crab is fresh blue crab ( not Asian blue swimming crab ). The crab list here is the largest variety around to include Blue Crab , Alaskan King Crab, Snow Crab, Dungeness Crab and Jonah Crab. Crawfish is offered seasonally. We present ourselves as "Seafood with a New Orleans Accent" with nuances of Chesapeake Bay. Since we are originally from New Orleans, we also have entrees like Shrimp Etoufee and other Cajun/Creole delicacies. Our lunch specials start at $7.99 daily.

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