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Frenchy's Saltwater Cafe

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419 Poinsettia Rd, Clearwater, FL 33756-1026
+1 727-461-6295
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife wanted to try this place after trying their next door neighbor (Cooters), and loved this place! The atmosphere and service are top notch. The food is high quality and reasonably priced. Would gladly visit again.

1 Thank Doug S
Chicago, Illinois
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were trying to go to the Original Frenchy's after an evening of watching the sunset on the beach but discovered they were closed for remodel. The workers inside kindly directed us around the corner to the other location. We had the Saltwater Seafood Trio and a dozen oysters. The coleslaw was really good with a touch of pineapple in... More 

1 Thank hititorquitit
Saint Petersburg
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The She Crab Soup is a must. Great grouper sandwich also. This location in directly on the beach so you can have dinner and drinks while watching the sunset. Live music at this location too.

1 Thank Erin K
Magnolia, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Frenchy's has Grouper (and other seafood) any way you care to eat it...fried, broiled, grilled, blackened and so on. Excellent Grouper tacos and quite good service as well.

1 Thank BigTimTX
Kansas City, Missouri
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60 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Just visited this evening and had the crab cake with steamed veggies. This place is quaint and located right of the beach in the heart of Clearwater. Very comfortable atmosphere and Tyler took great care of us!

1 Thank Wendy816
Coral Gables, Florida
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162 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been here numerous times the past few years and have never need disappointed. We visited a number of times while on a four day weekend. Items we tried were the tacos, grouper sandwich, oysters and of course the she crab soup. We also enjoyed the live music that they had the specific night we were there

1 Thank drgingrich
philadelphia area
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great Stone crabs and fries. Good bar drinks. Fast friendly service. Went in shorts and tshirt. Will go again.

1 Thank dav8979
Racine, WI
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I can't say enough about Frenchy's. We ate in two different Frenchy's restaurants in the same day. If you want to pig out on the best tasting, best prepared grouper on the planet, then head for Frenchy's. Don't pass up the she crab soup or the conch chowder.

1 Thank NeilCzarnecki
Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Are water was so amazing. He made recommendations and jade sure he was clear in what we were asking. Only draw back was a screaming child nothing restaurant could really do. However the manager or owner did stop at the table to see what he could do to calm the child. I have to give him a big thumbs up... More 

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Deer Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is not fancy, but they serve great food and priced very reasonable. Service was very helpful in in menu choice and did not leave alone to long without checking to see if everything was good and no needs. The meal its self was great which included the grouper,oysters and chicken. We also tried the fries and crab it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 419 Poinsettia Rd, Clearwater, FL 33756-1026
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Clearwater
  • Phone Number: +1 727-461-6295

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?