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Old Castle Tavern

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
German, European, Central European
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3830 Sun City Center Blvd, Ruskin, FL 33573
+1 813-633-3331
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always like it here. Never a disappointment. Friendly service, tasty foods, big selection, cold German beer, reasonable prices, good sized portions. Our favorite German restaurant in the Tampabay area

Thank bcasey1
Sun City Center, Florida
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We like to visit this restaurant when in the mood for German food. I have been there many times and have had many good meals.

Thank edfskunkworks
Apollo Beach, Florida, United States
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

having lived in germany its hard to find good german food. this is the place for it. love the snitzel

Thank Frank W
Wimauma, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was a little skeptical at first when I saw this restaurant in a Home Depot shopping center. But to my surprise I thoroughly enjoyed this place. Atmosphere was great, service was excellent and the Wiener schnitzel was exceptional. Have been there several times since for lunch and dinner.

Thank Donald W
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a very nice German Restaurant. Service was great, the food was great and the prices were great. You have to try their Scnitzels. The beer was good too.

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219 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every so often we head down to Sun City Center to visit with family. Depending on the timing, occasionally we have a few minutes to enjoy the taste of good, home-style German cooking at the Old Castle. We have nothing near our home to compare with the food, service or ambience to this so The Old Castle is a real... More 

Thank Martin T
Marshall, Illinois
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We have been here several times. They are adding on, so I think it will get even better. The servers are pure delight. The restaurant is so authentically German. The food is amazing. I do love that red cabbage, and I do t even like cabbage! Also, I love the chicken schnitzel. We go at lunch - prices more moderate... More 

Thank Clarksvillebird
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Great weekend for a fun Octoberfest. Great food & beer. Tent in parking lot for fest. Fun music, some dancing Eat there, in restaurant, many times. Food is consistently good & staff is very friendly & courteous.

Thank Linda B
Riverview, Florida
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Great place to bring family and friends. Make reservations on entertainment days! Real German food. My friends and grandkids live this place. Fun, laid back dining.

Thank Mermaidmaven
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere and amazing customer service. Been there a few times for both lunch and dinner. Sometimes the food is incredible and sometimes it's decent. I would recommend for the experience.

Thank zachrengifo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
German, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3830 Sun City Center Blvd, Ruskin, FL 33573
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Ruskin
  • Phone Number: +1 813-633-3331

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