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The Pickled Pelican Bar and Eatery - CLOSED

360A Dock St, The Upper Deck, Cedar Key, FL 32625-5166
+1 352-543-5184
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
12 Mar 2016
“Amazing lunch overlooking the water”
1 Jul 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
360A Dock St, The Upper Deck, Cedar Key, FL 32625-5166
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11 - 20 of 232 reviews

Reviewed 13 April 2014

We had drinks out on the deck and went inside to have dinner. Service was great, food good and drinks were cold. We had a cuban and chicken sandwich. Beer and wine only plus sodas.

1  Thank J t
Reviewed 6 April 2014 via mobile

Great eating outside taking in the view of surrounding waters. Drinks served in enormous jars. Food good and plentiful. Very busy took a while for waitress to come back with cutlery to eat the food after it was served and took sometime to come back...More

1  Thank nutmeg5629
Reviewed 4 April 2014

We would recommend sitting outside and asking about the fresh fish. Nobody rushes you and the view is terrific

Thank Gail F
Reviewed 31 March 2014

We started as a table of four and then had 5 additional friends join us - and the staff were great. Everyone thought their food was very good and it all came out quickly for a big group. Drinks were great. Good prices. We've always...More

Thank MrsDiel
Reviewed 28 March 2014

The Pickled Pelican was a fun find on Dock Street! We were a bit concerned after walking into the front door past stinky garbage cans, but were pleasantly surprised once inside. It is a small place that appears to be freshly painted in fun "Florida"...More

Thank DeeDee353
Reviewed 27 March 2014

What the other reviewers were thinking. After reading the other reviews decided we would give this place a try. After all the only complaint seemed to be an isolated occurrence of poor service. We ordered a variety of food some liking fish, some not. The...More

Thank sydney47
Reviewed 13 March 2014

If you want to eat and drink on the dock at Cedar Key be aware that not all of the restaurants there are created equal. Cedar Key is a destination...it is not a place you stop by on the way somewhere else. So some restaurants...More

Thank Outdoorfun2
Reviewed 12 March 2014

Seated on the upper deck, looking out over the sundrenched Gulf of Mexico with a frosty Cigar City Jai Alai, we had a delightful late lunch at this waterside establishment. We shared a plate of tasty local shrimp, which was served with the delicious house...More

1  Thank JEMcBee
Reviewed 5 March 2014

This is a good place to come with friends and you can eat inside or out. I recognized the great waitress from the first trip....but I got someone else. She never gave me crackers with the clam chowder (like my friend got same visit?) or...More

Thank Foxes999
Reviewed 3 March 2014

First observations of the half dozen restaurants on this street were not good. Lots of people grumbling about rotton service and bad food but none compere to this place! After waiting for 30 minutes while we looked at 4 empty tables for 15 of those...More

ThePickledPelican, Owner at The Pickled Pelican Bar and Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2014

Hello, We're sorry your experience with us was not good. I'm shocked to hear that people were talking about all of the restaurants on the street as a whole. There are a few very good restaurants on Dock Street and we consider ourselves one of...More

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 360A Dock St, The Upper Deck, Cedar Key, FL 32625-5166
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Cedar Key
  • Phone Number: +1 352-543-5184
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