We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Owl Cafe

15 Avenue D, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1719
+1 850-653-9888
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (84 reviews)
“salad” (166 reviews)
“black grouper” (38 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 3:00 pmAll hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15 Avenue D, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1719
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (1,553)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 1,522 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

So far, our best dining experience in Apalachicola. I had linguine with chicken, spinach, oil, parmesan. Marvelous taste. Preceded buy an unbelievable bread and oil/parmesan dip/spread. The cook did some amazing taste magic with these ingredients. Everyone at the table commented on how great they...More

Thank Morris-Madison
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After having some of the most amazingly fresh oysters at Hole in the Wall, we walked down the street in search of dessert. We wandered into the Owl Cafe. I ordered a delicious key lime drink as well as dessert. I don’t recall all the...More

Thank Amy D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Read some other reviews. Can’t even begin to imagine a negative review on the Owl Cafe. We can’t speak for the Tap Room. We ate in the upstairs restaurant. The food was New Orleans quality 5, and the waiter, Mateo, was off the charts great....More

1  Thank Barrett100
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a wonderful meal on the outdoor balcony over looking downtown Apalachicola. The raw and fried oysters lived up to their legendary billing.

Thank RAM072690
Reviewed 6 days ago

Let's be honest. The forgotten coast has mostly forgotten that food served at restaurants should taste good. There are not many restaurants that I would recommend in either Apalachicola or Port St. Joe, but this is one that I do recommend!! The fresh bread basket...More

Thank luv4phood
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our seafood dinners at this restaurant; good combination of spices, fresh vegetables, and swordfish--all prepared perfectly. All in all, an excellent meal!

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fresh seafood cooked perfectly, great ambiance, service and wine selections. We began our dinner with an appetizer of perfectly fried oysters. The special of the day was pompano and it was seasoned and cooked to perfection. The staff was attentive and helped pair our dinner...More

Thank Swilhelm15
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is very nice restaurant and does good business. I had the shrimp, they were very, very good. My wife had grilled fish, good, but bland. Veggie mix was very good. The service was very slow and made some mistakes in delivery. Prices were decent...More

Thank Shambeau
Reviewed 1 week ago

We got there for the end of their Sunday brunch. I was able to get their seafood quiche. Very good. They also served a very delicious warm potato bread, and cute cinnamon muffins. Hubby got the oyster po-boy. Very large delicious oysters. Will not hesitate...More

Thank hohoholly
Reviewed 1 week ago

The upstairs restaurant is beautiful, service was ok, food so so, did not like crab dip, and that is supposed to be a speciality.

Thank jtfranco
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 hotels in Apalachicola
Gibson Inn
413 reviews
.22 km away
House of Tartts
10 reviews
.24 km away
Water Street Hotel & Marina
417 reviews
.62 km away
Rancho Inn
152 reviews
1.71 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Hole In The Wall Seafood
668 reviews
.05 km away
The Tap Room at the Owl Cafe
282 reviews
.01 km away
Up the Creek Raw Bar
1,372 reviews
.39 km away
Nearby Attractions
Oyster City Brewing Company
174 reviews
.04 km away
Orman House Historic State Park
182 reviews
.66 km away
Apalachicola Maritime Museum
185 reviews
.30 km away
The Raney House Museum
115 reviews
.25 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Marge M
14 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from owlcafefl | Property representative |
Yes. Please call 8506539888
16 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from samoses3 | Reviewed this property |
Just call the restaurant!
Bobbie H
9 October 2016|
Response from Regina D | Reviewed this property |
It is actually served downstairs in the Tap Room.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Avenue D, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1719
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Apalachicola
  • Phone Number: +1 850-653-9888
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing