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Bait House

45 Causeway Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767-2003
+1 727-446-8134
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (55 reviews)
“tuna nachos” (24 reviews)
“corvina” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
45 Causeway Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767-2003
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place was so neat! I couldn't get over the view. The seafood was delicious. The best shrimp I have ever had. For dinner we had the mahi mahi burger and snapper. The pasta salad and coleslaw side just made everything that more delicious. All...More

Thank Taylor S
Reviewed 5 days ago

It was very windy out here the day I walked into this place which has outdoor seating. I was about to be seated when I felt the wind and realized there was no way I was going to enjoy dining outside there that day (hurricane...More

Thank ecouponsandoffers
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed at the Wyndham Hotel and ask the bellman a fun place to go eat and the highly recommended the Bait House. The place place is not fancy and is outside on the water but it has great food and and good service. The...More

Thank Jdalton7
Reviewed 5 days ago

Me and my wife have been to Clearwater Beach for a vacation many times, and we never heard of this place until my wife's brother told us about it, so we decided to find it and try it. We were not disappointed. First, we walk...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Located on a rickety pier on the water way, you walk through a working bait shop to get to the restaurant. Outdoor seating is very close to the water. Service is rushed (place is usually busy) but effective. Good beer and tolerable wine selection, no...More

Thank Sherard T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely awesome food great staff and the dollar bills on the walls was a nice little touch Really nice view as well great place to come

Thank Ben T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is awesome! We stumbled upon this restaurant when we couldn't find the original one we planned on. The bait house is a great hole in the wall with amazing fresh food and great cold beer. The bartenders and waitresses were great and very...More

Thank ablye2010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last Friday afternoon was our first visit to The Bait House, a quick planned lunch with no expectations considering that it is...was...a bait house. The location at the end of the pier next to the bridge doesn’t properly describe the perfect location for a casual...More

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tucked at the end of the boat dock close to the causeway bridge Had a great fish dinner of wahoo. Which was the catch of the day, blackened to perfection $20 a head Watching the pelican fishing from our seats for fish in the channel...More

Thank tourerBrighton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don't walk. Run here Drunken shrimp must have, buffalo shrimp fantastic!! Fish spread great, pan seared tuna wonderful!! Just go & see for yourself!! End game & winner in Clearwater beach

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Questions & Answers
27 July 2017|
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Response from Carol M | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe they serve crab or lobster
Denise M
21 August 2016|
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Response from Rachel P | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can. A large party was dining when we last visited.
Denise M
21 August 2016|
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Response from dcline1 | Reviewed this property |
No the bait house is basically under the Causeway
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Causeway Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767-2003
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Clearwater
  • Phone Number: +1 727-446-8134
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