Fish Out Of Water

Fish Out of Water (FOOW)  serves seasonal regional cuisine with a Southern Coastal approach, overlooking the Gulf in WaterColor.  Located at the AAA Four Diamond and Forbes Four-Star rated WaterColor Inn, a St. Joe Hospitality property. Families, sandy toes and the public are all welcome. 

Fish Out of Water focuses on the fresh flavors of the coast combined with one of South Walton's most impressive Gulf views, next to the expansive dunes of Grayton Beach State Park. The open-air design features floor to ceiling windows and an outdoor balcony made for people watching and sunset cocktails. The menu, drinks, and interior design create a lively and engaging ambience- perfect for brunch with the family, happy hour with friends, or a romantic date night.

Fish Out of Water’s private dining capabilities include the FOOWroom and FOOWwest. The restaurant does not take reservations, but has several options for private and semi-private events. Visit to learn more. 

Fish Out of Water is located at the WaterColor Inn. The restaurant is open to the public and features panoramic views of the Gulf of Mexico. Visit to see menus and more details. Follow along on Facebook and Instagram for the latest updates, including seasonal live music and signature culinary events.


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