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Waterside Grill

15001 Gasparilla Rd, Placida, FL 33946-2616
+1 941-697-0724
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good51%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
08:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
15001 Gasparilla Rd, Placida, FL 33946-2616
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Like it,,, Like it,,, Like it!!! Food is very good and BIG portions!! Either go hungry or figure on taking home a doggy bag (for u not ur dog!). Drinks,,, well what can I say,,,, most of their names might scare u but a couple...More

Thank Evelyn C
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was Father's Day and they weren't busy, I'd say around 9 AM or so--still pretty early in the day. My wife and I arrived and we shown to a booth in the clean-up area, next to us were pails of cleaning products and honestly...More

Thank EnglewoodDane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As new "locals", This comfortable and clean restaurant is now a place we will go ourselves and with out-of-town guests. Good food. (Twice) Good service. (Twice) eating inside near bar was as good as our last visit on the outside eating area. I heard my...More

Thank Stonyb69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love Waterside! It's consistently good and the servers treat us like family! Casual,local atmosphere and great location for us. We go there for dinner at least once a week, sometimes more!

Thank Arlene F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place for locals and tourists to get decent seafood and American cuisine. We were there for lunch on Memorial Day, and the place was busy, but the staff was courteous and helpful (steering us to great choices based on our questions)....More

Thank 848ralpha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to Waterside Grill many times over the last few years and have seen the ups and downs. I would say our last visit was one of the better ones. The mahi sandwiches were excellent and the service was good. Everything seemed to...More

Thank Mizzou2002
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We go here twice each year, once with a sailing club and once with a boat club. Due to it not being near a good anchorage, we usually go by car, or ride with someone on their power boat. Great food and reasonable prices.

Thank katrinamc1
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I visited this restraunt for the first time this past weekend and ordered the red fish fingers. Unfortunately all my fingers were long strips from the blood line. I wonder who got the filet? I was pretty disappointed for the price I paid. The seared...More

Thank Lazer927
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

The food is great( but can be better).there is always live music and always fun. When Jessica is bartending your always treated well. Great local place

Thank bella465
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times, as it's easy to cycle to - but there just never seem to be enough staff, and nobody wants to wait for drinks in the heat of the day. Food is good, some nice salads and a good size menu....More

Thank screpta
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Sandy C
Is this a dog friendly restaurant
6 March 2017|
Answer Show all 5 answers
Response from Judy H | Reviewed this property |
I believe dogs are only allowed on the outside patio, not inside the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 21
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Reservations
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15001 Gasparilla Rd, Placida, FL 33946-2616
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Placida
  • Phone Number: +1 941-697-0724
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