Whether seeking lunch overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, an outdoor patio for drinks with friends or an open-air bar for an intimate dinner at sunset, Panama City Beach’s collection of beach bars dish up delicious Southern cuisine, refreshing drinks, live music and stunning views. You’ll feel right at home at one of our destination’s lively and colorful spots right off the beach, complete with a laid back, casual atmosphere and friendly staff. Those seeking to cool off with a delicious cocktail shouldn’t miss the signature drinks at Pineapple Willy’s or a round of ice-cold beer at Schooners Last Local Beach Club.
A true paradise for tropical drinks steps away from the Gulf of Mexico, Sharky’s Beachfront Restaurant is home to the largest open air “palapa” in the U.S., a Tiki Hit constructed with over 100,000 cabbage palm fronds. Other beach bars boasting the perfect combination of sips, snacks and sunset views are Barefoot on the Beach Bar & Grill, Beach House Bar and Runaway Island amongst others.