Locals, visitors, celebrities, college football coaches, movie stars and more all have one place they love to eat at in Panama City Beach, FL…Captain Anderson’s restaurant. Possibly the most well known restaurant on the Gulf Coast is Captain Andersons restaurant. This family owned seafood restaurant has been a staple in Panama City Beach for 48 years. It has won numerous awards including, America’s Top 50 restaurants, recipient of the “Best Seafood Restaurant” award from Southern Living and Wine Spectator’s “Award of Excellence.” Captain Anderson’s restaurant has also won Florida Trend’s Golden Spoon Award for 15 years before being inducted into the Restaurant Hall of Fame. Locals and visitors alike know that if you want the best seat to watch the fleet unload their catch it is best to dine early.