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535 Richard Jackson Blvd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-3616 (Front Beach Rd.)
+1 850-249-3359
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16:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 16:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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Lynn Haven, Florida
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Had a most memorable dinner. Sushi and dinner was amazing. Made only better by the best server! Great personality, knowledgeable, helpful-Keaton! Ate in the lounge and couldn't have been better!

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Thank mldclk
Freeport, Florida
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

One of the best restaurants I've been to. The food was excellent and the tree in the center of the dining area gave the place a real charm

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Thank Richard32439
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Hands down, my very favorite restaurant from the time they opened, more than 8 years ago 💜 It's fun to get dressed up (although you will be fine in jeans, shorts and flip flops) and enjoy impeccable food and be treated like royalty. That is precisely and consistently what you will get, there. I can't recommend them enough! 👍👍

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Thank Tracy H
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

This place is top notch! I have not been in years and was curious to see if the food has changed. Nope! Still amazing food! I have eaten at alot of places on the beach and this place is the best.

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Paducah, Kentucky
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95 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

Saw this restaurant on local TV station and checked with trip advisor. Excellent fine dining restaurant. Had the crab cakes and fried snapper. Excellent food and service. Was surprised to find this restaurant in a strip mall. Nice place, dinner for two will cost 50 to 100 dollars.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015

used trip adviser to find this jewel. walked across the street from our hotel in nice shorts and collared shirts. they could not have been nicer even if we were dressed better. really need reservations for later, but we were early with our family of 7. they kept 5 teenagers having a long dinner with their parents entertained for 2... More 

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Wiesbaden, Germany
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76 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Excellent place to enjoy fine dining. The location throws you off a little but when you enter you can see the emphasis on upscale dining that is stressed. Beautiful decor and ambiance. Had the She Crab soup which was excellent, stuffed filet mignon, and a great wine. Best restaurant in Panama City Beach by far.

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Jackson, Georgia
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Great atmosphere!! Shrimp and grits and pineapple Cosmo a must! She crab soup out of this world!! Come here every visit to PC Beach - sometimes more than once! Sushi is delicious too! A date night must!

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Thank Jlfears
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

Beautiful decor and top-notch service. Split a salad with strawberries and goat cheese on butter lettuce with warm brown butter pecan dressing. Yum! Fresh grouper (pictured) and excellent Asian BBQ Salmon. Highly recommend. Hard to decide between Chocolate Lava cake or Chocolate Bombe. Chose the Bombe.

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Thank Brwalton
Orlando
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64 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

This restaurant was highly recommended ... We were very disappointed. The service was slow but the support staff was attentive. The non-sushi meals were average at best. $30 for a small piece of fish over corn without any sides was absorbent. Those that had sushi said it was great. Staff was friendly but food was not flavorful or interesting ...... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$14 - US$42
Cuisine
Steakhouse, American, Seafood, Sushi, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:30
Monday
16:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
16:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:30
Thursday
16:00 - 21:30
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 535 Richard Jackson Blvd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-3616
    (Front Beach Rd.)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Panama City Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-249-3359
Description
Casual Fine Dining at it"s Finest! Firefly specializes locally caught seafood, mouthwatering steaks seared on an 1800 degree broiler, wild game, fresh sushi and artisan pizzas. Winner of Florida Trend's Golden Spoon Award, OpenTable's 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in America, Urbanspoon's Top 250 High End Restaurant and Wine Spectator's Award of Excellence, quality of food and service is Firefly's mission. The atmosphere is more like New York City than Panama City. Firefly is the locals choice for a romantic night out, or a special occasion. Firefly has also played host to Country Music Stars, Heisman Trophy winners and the President of The United States. Firefly was one of eight restaurants selected to cook for the athletes and dignitaries in the USA House at the 2012 London Olympics. We want it to be much more than dinner, we want to treat you to a unique dining experience!

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