Romantic Restaurants in Panama City Beach

Panama City Beach is your place for a passionate romantic getaway under the stars and next to the beach. The city is brimming with sensational events and warm attractions for this romantic season. But it means little without an incredible and classic dinner to take your valentine to.

Any of the below romantic Panama City Beach restaurants are more than suitable for your upcoming getaway this next Valentine’s Day.

Dolce 101

Location: 11535 Hutchison Blvd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407

Dolce 101 is your main city selection for authentic Italian fine dining. The dining experience focuses primarily on local seafood, incorporating seafood manicotti and carpaccio as some of the menu staples.

The location is open from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., with an extended hour on Fridays and Saturdays and closed on Mondays. Reservations are recommended. Contact (850) 249-5300 to book an evening.

The Terrace Restaurant

Location: 13741 US-98, Panama City Beach, FL 32413

You can find tapas and beachside eating at the cozy and cool Terrace Restaurant. The menu evokes Greek sensibilities while including traditional seafood and juicy steak entrees along with a variety of other authentic Mediterranean dishes like spanakopita, Tuscan calamari, and even lobster tail.

Reservations are essential for Valentine’s Day. Contact the front counter at (850) 231-5202. The restaurant is dinner-only, from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. (closed Sundays and Mondays). Everything is cooked to order.


Location: 535 N Richard Jackson Blvd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407

Firefly’s full bar, exhilaratingly varied menu and rustic décor only scratches the surface of what could be the most popular fine dining establishment in the city.

Firefly manages to find a tender balance between casual and fine dining. The prices are approachable but the atmosphere is supremely divine and romantic.

Guests can take advantage of a sunset special menu from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. It includes an entrée and salad for $14.95.

The dinner menu features Sweet and Spicy Pineapple Shrimp and Yellowfin Tuna as starters. Gulf Grouper over Jumbo Lump Crab Sauce can be found along with the Pan Seared Scallops and the Winter Squash Puree Seasonal Fish among other delicious selections.

The wine list is extensive and international, including Italian Moscato and New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc.
Firefly is located in the Shoppes at Edgewater shopping district. You will find it open from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Reservations can be made by calling (850) 249-3359.

g. Foley’s

Location: 3212 W 23rd St, Panama City, FL 32405

g. Foley’s adds an often peculiar spin on traditional seafood dishes. One of the most impressive dishes includes the Black Grouper, slabbed in bacon and covered with Cedar Key clams. You can also find the Tarpon Dock Red Snapper, covered in Smoked Gouda Cheese Grits.

The g. Foley’s chef also likes to add a rotating menu of nightly specials. The menu has historically included the Gouda and Cheddar Cedar Plank Burger, the Seafood Risotto Jambalaya, and a Butter Pecan Candy Bacon Cheesecake for dessert.

The restaurant is wonderfully romantic, allowing you and your valentine to play with a unique and different kind of holiday meal from an acclaimed yet casual fine dining atmosphere.

g. Foley’s has varied hours, but can typically be found open from 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. with afternoon closings from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Contact Us To Plan Your Valentine’s Day Getaway

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Call us at (800)-874-2412 for vacation rental details or with any questions at all about Panama City Beach.