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Shrimp Boat Grill

1020 Bloomingdale Ave, Brandon, FL 33511-6260
+1 813-571-5858
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (73 reviews)
“shrimp” (67 reviews)
“tasting menu” (10 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1020 Bloomingdale Ave, Brandon, FL 33511-6260
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1 - 10 of 461 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was amazing and the service was fantastic! The hubby and I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Cheri M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to many restaurants in and around Tampa. By far this is the best place around. Not only with food quality, service but also a very fair price. Al and Sharon the owners are on site over the weekend and you will not...More

Thank Bigsimp
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love their lobster bisque and also had the wonton shrimp were great too. I had the shrimp and grits and it was delicious!!!

Thank dianafox415
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let me start by saying I can not rate the food because we never got served. But here goes the review of the most terrible service (or lack thereof) that I have ever experienced: My party of four entered the restaurant around six p.m. It...More

Thank Ted L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for lunch and was not sure what to expect. It was easy to locate and park at. Good location and very clean and decorated nicely. The service was okay and same with the food. Here are the pro's and con's. Pro's: Good location and...More

Thank JamesHungrywolf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shrimp Boat is a top favorite of mine! Always delicious fresh fish, beautifully prepared. Great service and everyone so friendly. Always a wonderful experience!

Thank Gay W
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Everything about this place is excellent! We had a large party and our meals ranged from shrimp and grits, seafood alfredo and stuffed fish. The service was excellent as was the ambiance. The prices were very reasonable!

Thank Candida H
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My husband and family have eaten here many times and are never disappointed. The service is good and they have a price fixed choice that is excellent. I enjoy the chataubrian always cooked perfect. Great selection of fish and drinks. The place is located in...More

Thank traveleaze
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Visiting Brandon for the weekend. We saw The Shrimp Boat while driving around and decided to take a chance and go there for dinner. I had the seafood au gratin with fried shrimp. It was delicious. I chose the cilantro-lime rice as a side. Didn't...More

Thank rjurban56
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We went to dinner again. This time we had reservations, but no one asked about it. Service was good. The food was fresh, very good and nicely presented. Prices are affordable.

Thank KrysiaK
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Questions & Answers
4 February 2017|
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Response from Al P | Property representative |
Yes, we have tablecloths in the enclosed patio. thanks!
9 February 2016|
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Response from Aries4Play_63 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. On the weekends I would recommend it.
Loretta D
25 April 2015|
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Response from annie t | Reviewed this property |
Changes every weekend, call ahead to find out and make a reservation, weekend nights are very busy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1020 Bloomingdale Ave, Brandon, FL 33511-6260
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brandon
  • Phone Number: +1 813-571-5858
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