Basil & Baxter's Kitchen & Cocktails

714 Howell Rd, Niceville, FL.

About Basil & Baxter's

Are You Looking For A Place Where Family, Friends, and the Community Gather For Homemade Food?

Looking To Relax In A Full Bar With Plenty of Wonderful Wine For Happy Hour?

Your search is over!

Basil and Baxter’s in Niceville, Florida, strives to be the best hometown restaurant and bar by providing quality food, drinks and service to our customers.

We desire to be a gathering place for the community. A place where family and friends come together to enjoy a good meal and great company. We are committed to being a welcoming space for everyone.

As a woman-owned business that prides itself on family, friends, and serving our community, we use only the freshest ingredients to make our famous dishes from scratch.

Our goal is to provide everyone with a warm, welcoming atmosphere, and our reviews prove it.

We have a well stocked bar that includes an impressive wine list.

We serve lunch, dinner, and brunch on Sundays, cater large and small functions, and have plenty of available space for events or parties.

Enjoy using a private room that caters to parties of up to 45 people.

Stop by and enjoy yourself. Relax, have fun, and meet the staff and our owner Jenee’.

We’re cooking something good for you at your home town kitchen.

A Few Of Our Famous Recipes

Shrimp Etouffee
lemon chicken
Grouper Panhandle
Shrimp and Grits

Brunch Buffet



Stop By For Lunch And Enjoy A Fun Friendly Atmosphere.

We specialize in business lunches of all sizes!

Bring your family and friends to your home town restaurant today!


Steak Tacos

Try One Of Our Many Lunch Specials!


Call now to reserve your table and to have the best dinning experience ever!

(850) 678-2604

- The Restaurant Hours

Open Wednesday – Saturday
4pm  – 9pm

Sunday Brunch
10am – 2pm



- The Bar Hours

Come See Us For Happy Hour 4pm – 6pm

We have a large selection of fine wines too.

(note: we do not hold happy hour during football)


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