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Cooters Restaurant & Bar

423 Poinsettia Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767-2025
+1 727-462-2668
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (178 reviews)
“wings” (125 reviews)
“grouper” (114 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
423 Poinsettia Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767-2025
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1 - 10 of 1,408 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great casual dinning! Has food for everyone. Great service! Highly recommend this little local place!!!

Thank Lma6969
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best pound and half of snow crab legs I have had .Husband had the crab stuffed grouper that was huge. Service was great also

Thank Dawn8097
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we say all you can eat snow crab, we mean all you can eat! So worth the money! Loved every bite

1  Thank smscoach
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife & I went on a Monday night and had all you can eat Crab Legs and Gator bites. Good food & very clean place.

1  Thank timpyles68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love the crab legs (all you can eat) here. We have gone a few years in a row on vacation and the service is great. We always eat in the little back bar and Patrick has always been our fabulous server. he remembers us...More

Thank RKramer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate there on a Monday and they had unlimited snow crab legs for $39. They also had $1.50 budweiser /lght products. 65 cent wings (good sized) ands oysters. Not a high end restaurant but fun

Thank NewEnglandAreaFan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was within walking distance from our condo. Read the mixed reviews but took a shot. We were seated in a small bar section off to the side. Server/barmaid was nice but seemed that work was a chore. Not overly impressed. Food was ok....More

Thank James N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cooters was recommended by our beach transport driver at the Marriott and wow, so happy I asked him about some good happy hours in the area because this place was fantastic!!! I mean we're talking $1.50 drafts, $3 wines or well drinks. Then the really...More

1  Thank Kelly C
CMM923, Owner at Cooters Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Hi Kelly, Thank you so much for this awesome review! We're happy you found us for Happy Hour, and look forward to seeing you again next time! I will share your kind words with our staff. I know they will appreciate it too! Cheers!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have never ever had a bad meal here! This is a great place, with a wonderful atmosphere! Watch for the daily specials, they are always great! The prices and the quantity as well as the quality is something you can not pass up when...More

1  Thank Steven G
CMM923, Owner at Cooters Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Thank you very much Steven! We appreciate that! We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We read reviews on this site about this place.. Crabs were a little watery,, well more than I am use to.. I would give it a better review but the waitress seemed like it was a burden to wait on anyway. She was in the...More

Thank steelmet
CMM923, Owner at Cooters Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give feedback. We take all reviews very seriously, and do our best to address any issues immediately. I am very sorry that you had a disappointing experience based on your server. This server clearly missed the mark on...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do they take reservations?
6 March 2017|
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Response from CMM923 | Property representative |
Cooters does not take reservations.
Maria R
what is the cost on monday and tuesday all u can eat crab legs
31 January 2017|
Response from CMM923 | Property representative |
Hi Maria, The price is $35.99 for premium #1 Snowcrab, served with french fries and hot brown bread. It is served every Monday and Tuesday, 11:00 am - 10:30 pm. We hope to see you soon!😊
what is the cost of the all u can eat crabs?
5 September 2016|
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Response from CMM923 | Property representative |
Hi there, Current price is $34.99 for Premium #1 Snow crab served with french fries and hot bread bread!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 423 Poinsettia Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767-2025
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Clearwater
  • Phone Number: +1 727-462-2668
  • E-mail
Since 1993, Cooters on Clearwater Beach has been the destination for those who want the real side of beach life: A fun, casual atmosphere with delicious food, tropical drinks and classic Southern hospitality. Our menu selections are prepared in house daily with fresh ingredients. Our soups, dressings and sauces are all homemade, and our steaks are hand cut. Seafood is delivered fresh daily. On our menu you'll find something for everyone with favorites such as delectable fresh off the boat Grouper, Scallops, Oysters, Sirloin Burgers, Wings, She Crab Soup, and the best Crab Legs in Tampa Bay! We're home of The Original All-U-Can-Eat Crab Legs Special, served every Mon. & Tues. Also enjoy All-U-Can-Eat Fish & Chips on Wed., Super Grouper Thursdays, and Sizzling Steak & Seafood Specials on Weekends. Don't miss our legendary Happy Hour 3-6 Daily, and an amazing array of tropical drinks! We offer indoor (a/c) & patio dining, a large open air bar, and plenty of Flat Screens with all Sports Packages. We're family friendly, and family owned & operated. We're known as the place on Clearwater Beach for "The Best Food in Town!" Come experience for yourself, and Live a Little with us at Cooters!