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Owl Cafe

15 Avenue D, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1719
+1 850-653-9888
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15 Avenue D, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1719
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had friends in town visiting and escaping the hurricane turmoil in south Florida. It was a beautiful Sunday afternoon and went looking for a nice restaurant in Apalachicola. Most places were closed but found the Owl Cafe on TripAdvisor and decided it deserved our...More

Thank DukeofTally
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've eaten at the Owl several times. It has always been a great meal. We chose to go there to celebrate our 50th anniversary and it even exceeded our expectations. Terrific presentation, and the food was wonderful. Service was spot-on. Don't go to Apalachicola without...More

Thank Carl P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service is ok...food is ok....fried oysters are not very good....overall i might go back..,have eaten there a dozen times amd it seems to be getting worse each time.

Thank vanpurdy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the Owl restaurant. Great food a great wine list. They also have a second restaurant down stairs that is very good called The Owl Tap room.

Thank juanita b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here on Saturday night over Labor Day weekend. They were doing a good business and the service was quick and efficient. We had the linguini dish with shrimp and it was excellent. Drinks were very good. The staff were very friendly. A little noisy...More

Thank Ralph1948
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and wonderful staff. Short visit to Apalachicola but have already eaten there twice. Will recommend to anyone visiting to give it a chance. U won't be disappointed.

Thank Lavetta B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The owl is located on the walkable streets of Appalachicola and is updtairs. Not really a view and is not casual nor really fine dining. Leave the t shirts home but one doesn't have to dress up either. Food is okay. Would I eat there...More

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's so nice, we ate there twice! No really! We try to make it to St. George Island annually for a week or so, and when we do, the Owl Cafe is our favorite place for a seafood dinner out! This last week we ate...More

Thank jimattheozarks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is in a quaint, timeless town. Shrimp boats cruise the channels directly behind the restaurant and all of the buildings look like they were built in 1920- but frozen in time & still flawless. Even the post office across the street looks as...More

Thank donz06
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We do day trips to Apalach often and have always eaten lunch at The Owl. Last weekend however we stayed overnight and ate there. Outstanding food and wine list. Even better than lunch if possible. Our server, Emily, was the best. A very enjoyable evening.

Thank Jim B
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Questions & Answers
Marge M
14 February 2017|
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Response from owlcafefl | Property representative |
Yes. Please call 8506539888
15 November 2016|
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Response from samoses3 | Reviewed this property |
Just call the restaurant!
Bobbie H
8 October 2016|
Response from Regina D | Reviewed this property |
It is actually served downstairs in the Tap Room.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
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17:30 - 22:00
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17:30 - 22:00
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17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Avenue D, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1719
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Apalachicola
  • Phone Number: +1 850-653-9888
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