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Tony's Seafood Restaurant

597 2nd St, Cedar Key, FL 32625-5121
+1 352-543-0022
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (696 reviews)
“clams” (214 reviews)
“seafood” (158 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 8:00 pmAll hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
597 2nd St, Cedar Key, FL 32625-5121
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Reviewed 19 May 2016

It's a must see and do. The Chowder is OUTSTANDING! Buy some to take home! Very friendly staff, reasonably priced as well.

Thank Buggett55
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We had heard much about the fresh Cedar Key clams. It is all true. If you are going to eat in Cedar Key, start with Ton's. If you love fresh Florida seafood like I do, have a bowl of clam chowder and the hand breaded,...More

Thank Christopher K
Chef Eric J, Owner at Tony's Seafood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2016

Thank you very much for the very nice review. All the staff here at Tony's appreciates it.

Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

If you want exceptional seafood this is the place. Great service they have won awards for their chowder well worth a stop

Thank Ronald E
Reviewed 15 May 2016

I don't even like clam chowder as they are usually too chewy for me. Absolutely loved this chowder, we even bought a can to try at home. Salad was good, but didn't care for the house dressing. We shared the triple shrimp dinner which was...More

Thank mamaw1014
Reviewed 13 May 2016

The seafood platter for one was plenty for two. Mostly fried except for the Cedar Key clams which were melt in your mouth

Thank Charles W
Reviewed 13 May 2016

We visit Tony's several times while in quaint Cedar Key. Their fish is always fresh and the service staff is very friendly. Love their crab cakes and blackened fish sandwich. Enjoying a delicious meal and cold beverage on the beautiful patio is a treat. Love...More

Thank Marci88mustang
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

We had a fantastic lunch at Tony's. Had to start with clam chowder which lived up to what most reviewers think. I have eaten clam chowder in every New England state and none was better than Tony's. The seafood was fresh and prepared perfectly. We...More

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Best seafood we had in Cedar Key. Very efficient service. Chowder worth going for. Beer served in iced mugs...great on a hot day. Only drawback was no beer on draft.

Thank valrico_girl
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Very nice award winning clam chowder, I have had better, but only rarely. Our seafood meal was very nice.

Thank sprung51
Reviewed 30 April 2016

My wife and had lunch here. It was Friday at 1:00p There was a wait because the lunch crowd was still there. The service was excellent and the food was plentiful. We shared Tony's Seafood Platter which included fish, steamed shrimp and fried shrimps, clams...More

Thank tmoore67
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Questions & Answers
25 April 2017|
Response from tonyschowder | Property representative |
Hi-Thank you for your interest in joining us. Call the restaurant (352)543-0022 and the staff will be happy to assist you.
Linda O
22 April 2017|
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Response from Patrick R | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about steamers either, just had the award winning chowder.
18 April 2017|
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Response from happycamper8314 | Reviewed this property |
Never heard of that salad. Didn't look for it on the menu. You may want to go online and see if their menu is listed, or, give them a call. Sorry, wish I had more info.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 20
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 597 2nd St, Cedar Key, FL 32625-5121
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Cedar Key
  • Phone Number: +1 352-543-0022
  • E-mail
PLEASE NOTE: Seasonal Restaurant Hours: October- November 2016 Monday thru Thursday 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM ( NOT OPEN FOR DINNER) Friday thru Sunday 11:00 AM -8:00 PM Please call ahead to verify hours before making long drives from far away.
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