Events and LIVE Music at Fred’s!

Come for the food, stay for the music! Locals know live music is a must, and after visiting Hammerhead Fred’s, you will too. Fred’s sets the stage and transforms into a showcase for some of the hottest bands around. Catch local favorites, southern sounds, and country staples – all rocking out at Hammerhead Fred’s on Panama City Beach. When it comes to music, there’s no better shark than Hammerhead Fred’s! Come hang out, enjoy live music, and sip on one of over 50 draft beers on tap! Hope to see you soon!

Fresh Seafood, Oysters and More.

Since 1995 locals know Hammerhead Fred’s is the place for fresh seafood. Sure, you can find seafood all along Panama City Beach, but Fred’s serves up a difference that will keep you coming back for more. They say, “variety is the spice of life,” and at Hammerhead Fred’s variety gets served up daily. Fred’s extensive menu features a variety of signature dishes with a Cajun kick and spices that will thrill your palate. Whether you’re craving a sizzlin’ steak, fresh gulf shrimp, or baked oysters with flavorful toppings, you’ve come to the right place. Watching your beach figure? No problem. Choose from a selection of crisp garden salads or even a fresh bowl of soup. Hammerhead Fred’s has something for everyone!

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Our Instagram handle is @hammerheadfreds – be sure to tag us in any images you post on social. Never know, we may just end up sharing your post!

It’s great sadness that we share Matt Whitted lost his battle with cancer. He was a long time employee and friend to those that have worked here over the last 20+ years. We are hosting a celebration of life at Hammerhead Fred’s this Sunday, September 24 from 11am to 3pm. If you knew him, you are more than welcome to join.
Who’s ready for Love Chyld to rock the house Saturday and Sunday night! If you love LIVE Music, you’ll want to check these guys out!
The shark is back up just in time for Labor Day Weekend! Be sure to get a picture with it when you visit!
Mark your calendar for Love Chyld this Labor Day weekend! They're going to rock the house!
If you love Calamari, be sure to try our next time you're in!  View our menu here:
See why everyone is talking about our Char-Grilled Oysters! Our new Buffalo Char-Grilled Oysters are made with Hot Sauce, Bleu Cheese and a Parmesan Blend.

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Love fish tacos? Come in and try our Flounder Tacos. They're made with Fried Flounder, Shredded Cabbage, House-made Remoulade, Shredded Cheese and Fresh Pico de Gallo.

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Bang Bang Shrimp Tacos for the win! They're made with Crispy Fried Popcorn Shrimp tossed in our Spicy Creamy Sauce, Shredded Cabbage, and Fresh Pico de Gallo.

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If you have not tried our Key Lime Pie, you're seriously missing out! It's the perfect end to a delicious meal!

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Hangout at the Pavilion!

We took the party outside! Check out why locals and visitors flock to our outdoor pavilion. Fred’s Hangout is a Panama City Beach FAVORITE! Live music, multiple bars, and Fred’s full menu will feed your cravings with a boatload of fun! No ticket required, no fancy dress code, just a great place to hang out! Whether you’re bringing the family or stopping by with friends, Fred’s is the perfect place to grab a bite, listen to some great live music, and hangout! There’s always something happening at Fred’s Hangout!

Get your selfie with the Shark!

Be sure to get your photo with the shark! Fred’s is a designated Grand Lagoon Photo Spot. When you share your image on social, be sure to location tag Hammerhead Fred’s and use the hashtag #grandlagoon. Never know, you just might get your image shared on the Official Grand Lagoon and Hammerhead Fred’s social media feeds. To check out other cool photo spots in the Grand Lagoon area of Panama City Beach, visit: