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Deal's Famous Oyster House

2531 W US 98, Perry, FL 32347-7220
+1 850-838-3325
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fried oysters” (25 reviews)
“hush puppies” (42 reviews)
“seafood” (64 reviews)
American, Seafood
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2531 W US 98, Perry, FL 32347-7220
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good old fashioned southern cooking. Known for their oysters. The afternoon we stopped their special was mullet backbones. I didn’t order it but many folks did. I enjoy their peel and eat shrimp.

Thank yellowgeo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

WORKS: Lightly breaded seafood. The wild Folk Americana fascinating 1(WO)MAN band instruments. Tambourines for kids to make music with. Homemade hush puppies, sirrachi in the remoulade sauce and the BEST crab cake to ever pass my lips! Be prepared for a rustic bathroom experience ladies....More

Thank CypressTX_Traveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Best seafood restaurant in Taylor county and the live music is some to remember. You could not ask for better service !

Thank kissthepaw
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Perry Florida is in the middle of nowhere so if you are expecting classy atmosphere keep driving. If you want good seafood in an old Florida setting then park the car! I had seen good reviews on TA and the motel host agreed. The restaurant...More

Thank Sally W
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We were returning back to Old Town Florida after a long hot day at Wakulla Springs park and found this place in the middle of nowhere. But what a find. My Husband had the seafood platter with blackened redfish and LOVED it! I had the...More

Thank cjamerson
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Not much to look at inside but the food is outstanding with great down home service. Deal's is really an oasis in the middle of nowhere. We eat here twice, once on our way to our vacation destination and once on the way back home....More

1  Thank theshos
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

This roadside seafood house is as authentic a Florida seafood house as it gets. Food is delicious! Don’t come here expecting seafood sourced elsewhere- no Alaskan crab or New England lobsters that tourists sometimes associate with Florida seafood. This is genuine Southern seafood served the...More

1  Thank PFootlocke
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

This is the best family oriented restaurant I have ever been to. Great food, great staff and worth MANY return visits.

Thank slt1212
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We had an absolutely delicious meal. Mine was blackened grouper and my hon had scallops, shrimp and oysters. My grouper was prally the best blackened fish I've ever had. Owner, Zodie Horton, showed me how to eat hush puppies with their fresh guava jelly; ahhhh!...More

Thank sizlnpat
Reviewed 2 April 2018

I have eaten here many times. The food has always been good and the service has been friendly and good. If I had to pick a negative. It is how long it takes to receive your food at lunch if you want food from here...More

1  Thank Douglas W
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Karen S
18 August 2015|
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Response from MrSandyShoes | Reviewed this property |
soft shell crabs are seasonal
9 April 2015|
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Response from Richard H | Reviewed this property |
Don't know those particulars! Would suggest you call them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2531 W US 98, Perry, FL 32347-7220
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Perry
  • Phone Number: +1 850-838-3325
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