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Frenchy's Saltwater Cafe

419 Poinsettia Rd, Clearwater, FL 33756-1026
+1 727-461-6295
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (113 reviews)
“stone crab” (34 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
419 Poinsettia Rd, Clearwater, FL 33756-1026
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11 - 20 of 1,161 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a nice spot for lunch with the family. The daily specials were great- a hamburger for just about $5 with an up charge for fries. The grouper sandwich was much more bun, than grouper. The beer was plentiful with different selections. Monthly special...More

Thank Laurarobin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the grouper cheeks along with fried shrimp basket. Shrimp had great flavor. Very friendly and attentive wait staff.

Thank URD63
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food wasn't as good this year as it was last year, it was just average and it seemed if you didn't order alcoholic drinks that the wait staff wasn't very attentive.

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All the Frenchy's are great, the food is excellent with a large menu to choose from! Great atmosphere, tasty tropical drinks its a wonderful place to eat...

Thank irish71766
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed fish and shrimp tacos. Specials everyday on food and drinks. A bit crowded but clean and fast service.

Thank Ana S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff is GREAT and the food is AWESOME! The crab cakes, she crab soup, fresh grouper, and conch fritters are DELICIOUS!! We ate here twice the week we were here and honestly could have eaten there more! Don't miss it when you're in Clearwater!...More

Thank kawise
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am not cheap but do look for a good deal. This was not the case here. My wife and I split two appetizers: conch fritters ($6.95) and a bowl of clam chowder soup ($4.50). There were only 5 fritters and one had such a...More

Thank solara13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great Place I want to comeback. excelent customer services. delicious food happy enviroment clean pleace and clean bathrooms.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really excellent restaurant. Great food and atmosphere was really fun. Our waitress on our first visit was Sherri and even though she was new and training was fantastic and really made us feel welcome. Went back later in the week to try some more of...More

Thank Rachel Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This time we just had drinks, and they were delicious. I like tequila sunrises and my wife likes margaritas, so we tried one of each. We weren't disappointed, and the prices were reasonable compared to some other drinks along the boardwalk.

Thank Paul F
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5 February 2017|
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Response from hyatj2016 | Reviewed this property |
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Donna B
15 September 2016|
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Response from Brandon B | Reviewed this property |
This place is pretty small. A group this size would probably require separate tables. Our last visit we sat at connected picnic tables and 8 of fit comfortably. Its a small beach bar and grill. Awesome food, maybe look at... More
Jerry K
9 March 2015|
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Response from Ivan S | Reviewed this property |
Monday's and Tuesday's at Saltwater Cafe on Mandalay Ave (N. beach). AYCE snow crab and beer battered flounder for $27.95. Don't know about steamed vs boiled. Service is great and you'll never wait for the next round.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
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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