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Fresco's Waterfront Bistro

300 2nd Ave NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3502
+1 727-894-4429
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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8:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
300 2nd Ave NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3502
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Reviewed yesterday

I had the pleasure of a meal at Fresco's while visiting St. Pete. The restaurant has a great location on the bay and next to a marina. We ate outside overlooking the marina. The lobster tail was small but cooked perfectly. The waiter and bar...More

Thank MikeAstringer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The waitress was very friendly the salad wirh shrimps of my wife was fresh made my burger was very tasty There was no smell and besides when you want to sit outside above the harbour i find it unfair to hold the place accountable for...More

Thank Nikolaus M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with our daughter and son in law for a Sat night dinner. We had a great experience here with great food and service. Between us we had the blackened red snapper, blackened black grouper, crab cakes and blackened shrimp with spaghetti squash. All...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an excellent restaurant - location - menu and service are superior. Our planned day was to include the Dali Museum so Frescos being near by was a perfect starting point. I recommend the French Toast or Belgian Waffle with fruit there are numerous varieties...More

Thank Hugh_Albright
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Right on the water, boat parking. Good menu, fresh food, very delicious (love the crab cakes), wait staff was excellent and fun. Prices reasonable. This is a very nice place to sit, have dinner with friends and relax.

Thank Debbi G
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Beautiful location overlooking St. Petersburg City Marina. Lots and lots of sailboats. It's a shame that they are not open in the morning for the beautiful sunrises that we have. This isn't a large place, some seating inside but the best is outside on a...More

Thank gwblum
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We visited her about 12 months ago and made the return visit in October. The views on the front Of the waters edge are brilliant. The food was first class with the salmon being a particular favourite of ours. Can’t praise this place highly enough.

Thank Ianbb9
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Really rich with the butter sauce but delicious with the angel hair pasta. In fact that was my 2018 allotment of butter as well. Jumbo gulf shrimp were primo! I think they were Key West Pinks. Bartender Huston has the right attitude!

Thank Suncoast A
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Loved this restaurant. It is situated right on the marina so has fantastic views. Our waiter was very good and the service was excellent. All of our meals were beautiful although they had a very limited choice for vegetarians. My chicken dish with pasta and...More

Thank Pamela2002
Reviewed 13 October 2017

All fresh food, great ambiance, the meals are delicious and the service is excellent. I recommend in a heartbeat!! Looks to be pet friendly also.

Thank TonyTiger19
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Questions & Answers
Maria R
2 February 2017|
Response from Marcus F |
One side. Potatoes,mix veg, seasonal veg, fruit, pineapple coleslaw, cucumber salad, French fries, tator tots, pasta salad, or soup of day.
3 September 2016|
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
Street parking as well as city lot across from the marina. Park there and enjoy the beautiful walk past the marina to the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 2nd Ave NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3502
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 727-894-4429
  • E-mail
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