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Friendly Tavern

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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18121 Gulf Boulevard, Redington Beach, FL 33708-1042
+1 727-393-4470
08:00 - 02:00
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Fun local bar and the restaurant with a tiki bar with picnic tables. Full of nice locals during the day, busy for dinner. Turns into bar only late in the evening.

Thank Chris W
Indianapolis, Indiana
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food and fun place to hang at night! Thursday night is All U Can Eat... Crab legs! They have Karaoke every night and it can be a very fun crowd! Lunch and Breakfast is good!

Thank mwlrj
Seminole, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

There's lot of fun eating and drinking for locals and snowbirds at the Friendly Tavern. The surprise is that they seem to be among the very few local restaurants that know how to cook honest caramelized onions, which they put on their black and blue burgers. Sometimes the fried fish is too greasy. Sometimes the service is slow, but the... More 

Thank mayaplaya2017
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

This was our second visit to this friendly restaurant. Food was good both times, service great and very friendly. I nice local restaurant worth visiting for a meal. The salads were good with excellent dressing. Burgers are thick and juicy, if they were flatter, they would fill out the bread better. We will be back

Thank charlesfh2015
Hanoverton, Ohio
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

their isn't a bad thing to say about this local, friendly hang out. The Bar Goddess Sandy is the best......she was so attentive and the locals were all great to us. we will return next trip.......

Thank bobbi822
South Sioux City, Nebraska
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017

A very nice local tavern, really good food. They have a drink special of two dollar bloody Mary's before noon.

Thank RonandLinda2015
Indian Shores, Florida
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168 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Though I am not preggers I have been craving fried chicken of late. My fried chicken dreams have not included any of the fast food chains. I wanted my yard bird cooked in a locally owned dining emporium. Of course I could have made the drive up to a dandy bird vendor in Dunedin, but just the other day I... More 

Thank Jon R
Indianapolis, Indiana
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

The friendly is just that. The burgers are good and the fellowship is equally satisfying. Sometimes the Karaoke is extremely entertaining and, with enough beer, you might even take part.

Thank Mel P
Erlanger, Kentucky
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Great bar food. The fish fingers were great and more than generous serving. Burgers and a daily special.

Thank thedges43
Merritt Island
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We accidentally discovered Friendly's 25 years ago when we first bought our vacation condo on the beach. Watching the karaoke in a place that had so many regulars and the warm friendly and fun atmosphere was such an unexpected hoot! And it hasn't changed since. Food is good as bar food goes. It's the kind of place where a woman... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18121 Gulf Boulevard, Redington Beach, FL 33708-1042
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Redington Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 727-393-4470

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?