Once you’ve worked up an appetite playing in Panama City Beach find your way here, to the ‘true locals favorite’ and absolute must-stop eatery by the name of Dusty’s Oyster Bar. This celebrated seafood joint is located along Front Beach Road and is known by locals, and of course owners Cally and Pappa John, to have the absolute best oysters in PCB, as well as, in many people's opinions, the best buffalo wings. The attraction of the raw oyster bar doesn’t stop merely at the freshness and taste, but at the local flavor of people and conversations you get here, a swirling mix of stories of successful fishermen, beach conditions, and local weather. What better way to eat with and as the locals do?
Inside Dusty’s your group will find a pleasant dive bar atmosphere, the decor that of a busy and eclectic local bar. The cozy interior is accented by a collage of constant signed dollar bills along the ceiling, as well as the beer banners and flat screen tvs blaring popular sporting events throughout the walls. The staff is friendly and helpful, and the food is delicious to say the least. The serving sizes are large, a point made clear in one of the eateries most popular dishes, the Grouper. You will of course find oysters and crab galore, as well as fried mushrooms, baked oysters, tuna dip, apalachicola frog legs, and slaw. Shuck Lee, a world-class oyster shucker known as the National Champion always suggest the fried green tomatoes, crab claws, and oysters rockefeller. Don’t get too overwhelmed though, be sure to save room for key lime pie! As you will see, Dusty’s truly provides all the very best in Southern Florida seafood, decor, and people!