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Rum Bay Restaurant

7092 Placida Rd, Placida, FL 33946-2501
+1 941-697-0566
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“ribs” (34 reviews)
“fish tacos” (15 reviews)
“ice cream” (5 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Bar
$$ - $$$
7092 Placida Rd, Placida, FL 33946-2501
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Last night we went to dinner after eating in a few nights. There are no other options on Don Pedro Island for dinner so off we went to Rum Bay, which is located in the Palm Island Resort. The restaurant is old and worn out...More

Thank Cora B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

9 of us had dinner at Rum Bay last night. The water taxi ride was pleasant but be sure to check close to your departure time to make sure that the water taxi is running. If the weather is 'iffy', it doesn't run. Also, be...More

Thank Karen V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my family and had the worst meal. The first was the huge hair cooked into my sons crouton on his salad which they make there. Then he had to wait forever for another salad which he didn't really want after that. Then my filet...More

1  Thank karen p
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Had enjoyed restaurant previously. Made taxi reservations for 1:00. Arrived @ 12:35 Called all 1:07 was told he was running a bit late. Called again @ 1:18 told them to forget my reservations. Went to adjoining restaurant saw boat arrive at 1:22. Discharged 11 passengers....More

Thank Gary G
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

The service was excellent as was the food. Great atmosphere with plenty of old FL charm! It's easy to get to and plenty of parking.

Thank will b
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I live in the area and,over the years, have eaten at Rum Bay a handful of times. I have always thought of it as a "tourist place" with average offerings and above average prices. Recently, I had the opportunity to eat there again with friends,...More

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Ok make this short and sweet. While there with my wife and another couple, our server (middle aged Caucasian male dark hair with gotee) was seriously compromised by either alcohol or some other chemical that impaired him greatly. It was a nightmare visit typed of...More

1  Thank RonMullins
Reviewed 22 June 2017

The food is good,interesting and tasty.......But the water taxi was great,,,, such a beautiful ride.... Would recommend this restaurant to all types of people, families, older, couples. Handicapped- not the water taxi but maybe the ferry boat. ENJOY!!!

Thank Evelyn C
Reviewed 21 June 2017

As a 20 year professional in the vacation rental business, I am often asked by folks new to the area what there is to do. I often tell them about catching an inexpensive boat ride to Rum Bay Restaurant, especially if they have children and/or...More

Thank Frank C
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Had dinner plans for tonight(Father's Day) and received a call, which I missed to tell me the water taxi was not running today. I found this out by calling back on my own. At that point I was told I could use the car ferry...More

Thank Dave S
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Questions & Answers
Molly M
5 December 2016|
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Response from Leverocks | Property representative |
Christmas Day we are open from 11:30am to 8pm We do not offer our regular menu However We will be offering our Christmas Buffet for $25.00 Adults $10 Children 10 and under.
6 January 2016|
Response from Leverocks | Property representative |
Yes, We accept all Major Credit Cards.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7092 Placida Rd, Placida, FL 33946-2501
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Placida
  • Phone Number: +1 941-697-0566
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