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794 S Gulfview Blvd, Clearwater Beach, Clearwater, FL 33767-2648
+1 727-449-8797
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“veal” (65 reviews)
“tiramisu” (28 reviews)
“homemade pasta” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
794 S Gulfview Blvd, Clearwater Beach, Clearwater, FL 33767-2648
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Cesare's
1. This place is a must!!!!!!
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2. Wonderful Service, Food & Staf
"wonderful dining experience. If we could give it 6 stars we would."
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3. Very Good Italian Food
"For dessert, have anyone of there homemade dessert, you will love them"
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1 - 10 of 710 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Foods: 8/10 Service: 9/10 Price-quality ratio: 8/10 Good italian foods. Service is very good and servers very polite and devoted to make you happy. Foods are good, not great to my opinion. The owner takes time to come to your table and have a short...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MikeCA_01
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed July 25, 2018

We went to Cesare's based on recommendations from friends who have been there. OMG what a great place for dinner. It is not fancy but no need to be when the food is so good. The pasta was like little silk pillows full of bliss....More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Leechlaker
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great little spot to try. The place is spotless and the food is wonderful. Be sure to try the lasagna....it was incredible.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank SusanMasonOK
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cesare's is a nice clean place with excellent food! We got into town on Christmas Eve and they served us happily... thank you!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jennydeep
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want authentic Italian food you must put this place on your priority list. It might seem a little pricy but you will be amazed at the quality and care taken to prepare each dish. The wait staff is very knowledgeable of the menu...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank dickota
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cesare's on the Beach is a must for visiting Clearwater Beach. Food and service are excellent. Same waiters year after year. An owner always on site and willing to chat. A nice mix of devoted regulars and visitors. Take a break from the typical Beach...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank rbvernon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent Italian food, good wine list. Possibly the best Italian food in Clearwater. The husband’s favorite is Veal Sinatra and mine varies from Osso Bucco to Veal Picatta, both fork tender and delicious. We recently tried Spaghetti Carbonara and that might be my new favorite....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Mit1202
Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

Great dinner, great service. Food and atmosphere was terrific.. wine selection was great, waiters were all very nice . ***** all the way.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank garystein71
Reviewed December 2, 2018

Service was very good overall. Fast, efficient and knowledgeable.Pasta and marinara was real nice, but the veal was not top quality, just OK in terms of tenderness.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Robin S
Reviewed November 29, 2018

Finally...I'm home. Been living in Florida for 3 years now and struggled to find an Italian restaurant we can call our own..until now. The food is so good, I'm salivating just writing this review. Be back there this Sunday, and every Sunday. Just like home.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank bestcalamari
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Questions & Answers
August 26, 2018|
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Response from DMPMass | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can't answer we purchased.
March 20, 2018|
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Response from CarloV693 | Property representative |
Yes but limited. You should be able to find a space immediately or in a short amount of time
Susan G
April 24, 2017|
Response from CarloV693 | Property representative |
Yes, we do in a limited types ot format. Just ask your waiter. We don't charge extra for substitute GF pasta. regards Carlo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 794 S Gulfview Blvd, Clearwater Beach, Clearwater, FL 33767-2648
    (Sandkey Bridge)
  • Public Transportation: Jolley Trolley, PSTA pick ups in front of restaurant
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Clearwater
  • Phone Number: +1 727-449-8797
  • E-mail
Both born and raised in Italy, our founders Cesare and Carlo, know what an authentic Italian meal means. Family and friends gathering around to enjoy each others company with a good glass of wine and the perfect dish. Savor Italy's finest flavors including our award winning lasagna and pastas. Real and hard to find Italian specialities such as pappardelle with imported porcini and wild mushrooms, veal ossobuco, filet mignon in a Brandy sauce, fresh fish and seafood, veal classics and homemade desserts. You can dine in or "al fresco" overlooking the water and Sand Key Bridge while being pampered by our professional staff.
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