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For 2
Date
Fri, 2/23
Time
7:00 PM
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Beach Walk Henderson Park Inn

4.8
317 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Contemporary American
Top Tags:
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Beach Walk Café, known as the “Most Unique Dining Experience in Destin”, is located inside the Henderson Park Inn. Enjoy unobstructed views of the Gulf overlooking more than a mile of the world’s most beautiful and secluded beaches with spectacular sunset views.

In this idyllic private setting Beach Walk Café features an intimate atmosphere with dining available inside, with a cozy fireplace and magnificent views of the coast and outside on the verandas of the Inn overlooking the emerald waters of the Gulf. A favorite with locals and tourists alike, Beach Walk Café is known for its meticulous service, innovative cuisine and a stunning, unparalleled view.

Enjoy the freshest local seafood, steaks, venison, pasta and more with an array of special accompaniments, sumptuous desserts and an extensive wine list.

Beach Walk Henderson Park is for patrons 13 years of age and older.
Dining Style
Fine Dining
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Cuisines
Contemporary American, Contemporary French, Seafood
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Hours of operation
Mon–Sat 5:00 pm–8:00 pm
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Phone number
(850) 650-7100
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Joe Marlow
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Private party facilities
We offering Private Dining for Christmas Parties from November 26-December 31 for parties of 25 of less.
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Private party contact
Tommy Bucek: (850) 650-7100
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Catering
850-650-7100
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Matthew Blvd
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Parking details
Complementary valet parking nightly.
Additional
Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
3.0  Dined 6 days ago

Was looking forward to this dinner. Given the reviews, we really thought it would be special. While the service (and our server) was excellent, our table was unusual by any standard, and the food was good but not great. So the good news is the service here is fabulous. Caring, attentive, and professional....every person we encountered was doing a first class job. That’s the good part...here is the “meh”part. I made a mistake of not asking for a window table. This put us into a weird two person table directly at the entrance of the restaurant. It’s a very weird table.....where you feel on display and have to deal with every person popping their nose into the restaurant....you feel like you are half in and half out of the restaurant. A good lesson for me, to always ask for window....a poor choice to place a table..... Next was the food and dessert. It just wasn’t prepared well....my husbands seared tuna was basically sashimi. While we love sashimi, he ordered seared tuna. Tuna was very high quality...however....some areas were not seared at all, and some had such a low sear, that it basically wasn’t done properly. My snapper was cold and dry. And the potato round it was on was unflavored, and very dense. For a restaurant with these ratings, to me it was surprisingly poor kitchen execution. Then came dessert. They clearly have a freeze thaw issue with their freezers. The crunchy crystals in the ice cream are a classic indicator of a poorly functioning freezer. I did mention this to our server....she thanked me for my input. So overall, it was a good, but not great evening.

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on February 11, 2018

Phenomenal. Went for the first time for my husband’s birthday. We had reservations and were seated right away. Customer service was exceptional. Food left us speechless; quality of ingredients were fresh, flavor hit the spot, beautiful presentation, good sized portions for fine dining establishment. Overall executed perfectly. We ordered a bottle of Malbec, Kung Pao Shrimp appetizer, Grouper Vince, the Beach Walk Filet, Banana Cream Pie, and the Cheesecake of the Day (butterfinger). They even put a candle in my husband’s desert for the occasion. We were so pleased with our experience and will definitely return and recommend to others. Reservations highly recommended as they seem booked and have an intimate space.

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Traveler2 (Memphis)
4.0  Dined on February 8, 2018

A lovely restaurant, especially for a special occasion. The food is delicious and the atmosphere just right. Our service was a little off this one time, but we loved having leftovers taken on to your valeted car !

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OpenTable Diner (Tallahassee)
5.0  Dined on January 13, 2018

This is our fourth time to the restaurant, never disappoints, food is fantastic. In the summer the view of the gulf is awesome.

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Cayl (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined on January 13, 2018

Outstanding food and service. One of the best in Destin. Highly recommend!

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vipLinda (Cincinnati)
5.0  Dined on December 29, 2017

Great barrel fish special and red snapper.

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on December 29, 2017

Great freshly prepared and tasty food. Second year in a row going to dinner here on a Groupon (what a deal!) between Christmas and New Year’s during our Holiday beach visit. Excellent all the way around from the soups to the salads to the the fish entrees. Highly recommended and we will be back during our next beach visit!

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19seb69 (Dallas)
5.0  Dined on December 27, 2017

The MOST wonderful dinner we have had in a long time! We went for our 48th Anniversary and were not disappointed. Loved it! Do NOT miss this wonderful restaurant!

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Cris (Tallahassee)
5.0  Dined on December 23, 2017

Excellent food, great service. Parking is limited but valet is available, so make sure to bring some cash to tip.

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GilbertDinner (Tallahassee)
5.0  Dined on December 8, 2017

Have been coming to Henderson Park Inn for a number of years and it is always special. The inn is always perfectly decorated for the season. The food Is excellent and the portions are ample. Service is top notch, friendly and you are never rushed. Used a Groupon this time which made the whole evening one to remember.

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vipIowaimpressed (Des Moines)
5.0  Dined on November 13, 2017

Incredible. Simply lovely and a quiet setting for my husband and I to enjoy an evening. Our server suggested several items which we enjoyed, however the Grouper Vince really stole the show. Between the two of us, we ordered a lovely bottle of Pinot Noir, shared the Kung poa shrimp appetizer, each ordering a spinach salad and a caprese salad. Meals included the lamb chops and the grouper. I am not a huge fan of fish dishes, but this tied with one of the best dinners I have ever had. Ending with creme brûlée and keg lime pie, neither of us were dismayed in any way. A very intimate setting with a wonderful server who knew the menu and the items well. Fantastic recommendations and a wonderful evening which ended in a single rose handed to me by the staff. You have won over this worldly travelled and her fussy husband. We will return, gladly.

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OpenTable Diner (Kansas City)
5.0  Dined on October 30, 2017

The food was amazing. Detail and thought was put into every dish. They were very accommodating to gluten free and vegetarian needs. Mitchell our server provided excellent service. This is some place I would come to every time I am in Destin. It is right on the water and has a wonderful atmosphere.

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Mike (Atlanta)
5.0  Dined on October 28, 2017

The Beach Walk at Henderson Park Inn was absolutely fantastic! The food was great - we both had the filet mignon. It was so tender and tasty. The setting is so beautiful and dining room comfortable. Our server, Dustin S, really took care of us. It was our wedding anniversary and Dustin even arranged to have a rose brought to my wife. He didn't miss a beat. He was there to pour our wine at the perfect time. It was our first visit. We cannot wait to come again!

We are also looking forward to spending some time at the Inn itself. It is beautiful!

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OpenTable Diner (Nashville)
4.0  Dined on October 24, 2017

We dined at Beach Walk for a late anniversary celebration. We arrived early and there was not a problem seating us early. The server greeted us promptly and was very pleasant during the entire meal. The food was excellently prepared. We order desserts and one was complimentary for our anniversary.

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vipMark (Memphis)
3.0  Dined on October 22, 2017

our second visit and was one again disappointed fod quality for the price

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