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Pink Elephant

491 Bayou Ave, Boca Grande, FL 33921
+1 941-964-4540
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“truffle fries” (13 reviews)
“thai shrimp” (12 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
491 Bayou Ave, Boca Grande, FL 33921
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1 - 10 of 449 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were just out for a drive and decided to visit Boca Grande. After wandering around the island, we inquired about a place to have lunch. Fortunately, someone sent us to The Pink Elephant. What a great place! The atmosphere belied the name or image...More

Thank Dick L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent the night on our boat at nearby Boca Grand Marina. The Pink Elephant is a short golf cart ride away. We got there about 5 p.m., just planning to have a cocktail. The restaurant was nearly empty, so we took a seat at...More

Thank Jennie P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived via boat for lunch . Great docking area for all sized boats. This time of year on the island is not busy and quite laid back and enjoyable. Their fish tacos are the best ever ! I also enjoyed their Pear Up Cocktail....More

Thank Leeni2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family has been visiting Boca Grande for over 40 years. Needless to say, we've all eaten at The Pink. The past few summers the menu choices and quality of food has decreased. The menu changes often, but not always for the better! The fish...More

Thank Laura A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We asked for the best restaurant in town and the hotel said the Pink Elephant. The food was good with the exception of the bruschetta which was soaked in oil and had too much topping on it. It's supposed to be a light, crunchy, flavorful...More

Thank TravelMasterGreg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very busy on Friday night we sat outside for delicious meals and drinks. The perfect place for dinner outside. We all were very happy with the appetizers and the drinks. Lot s of fish for main course all were good

Thank Alwaysonbusiness53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

By all means, not the Old Pink juke joint, but the Gasparilla Inn has kept the food worthy and a juke box is still there. A "must try" is the Spicy Watermelon Margarita - Yum! It's a lovely place with a comfortable outdoor area complete...More

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No reservations taken in summer. One hour wait is proof that they need to open upstairs dining room on weekends. The dinner menu offers a good variety of items. The peel and eat shrimp app is delicious; very flavorful. The main dishes all needed more...More

Thank chefstefwithanF
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are not a lot of dining choices and this place is a landmark, has been around a long time. Very nice atmosphere, but nothing exceptional on the menu or in its preparation. Grouper fingers, Hamburger, Steak, things you see on every menu, but nothing...More

Thank Hahira_GeorgiaAmy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff, decor, and food were superb. As we chatted our server was oh so patient with us as we Sabres our cocktails and atmosphere. All four of us had fish (different kinds) and all were exceptional. A must go to place to eat and drink...More

Thank Donna L
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Questions & Answers
Patricia B
22 May 2017|
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Response from Diane N | Reviewed this property |
I think they close for a period of time in the Summer. Best to call.
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Patricia B
22 May 2017|
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Response from xtalr52 | Reviewed this property |
I would check with the restaurant about it's hours in the summer. Boca Grande has 2 seasons: Summer and "Social". :) A lot of stores have limited operating hours in the summer.
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Harold L
15 May 2017|
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Response from pcvilla | Reviewed this property |
Wonderful seafood and. Variety of meat. Salads and service were exceptional
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 491 Bayou Ave, Boca Grande, FL 33921
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Boca Grande
  • Phone Number: +1 941-964-4540
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