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Fresco's Waterfront Bistro

300 2nd Ave NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3502
+1 727-894-4429
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
300 2nd Ave NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3502
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Loved this restaurant. It is situated right on the marina so has fantastic views. Our waiter was very good and the service was excellent. All of our meals were beautiful although they had a very limited choice for vegetarians. My chicken dish with pasta and...More

Thank Pamela2002
Reviewed 5 days ago

All fresh food, great ambiance, the meals are delicious and the service is excellent. I recommend in a heartbeat!! Looks to be pet friendly also.

Thank TonyTiger19
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good bar food and selection of beer. Nice outdoor dining area. Venue within walking distance to Dali museum.

Thank Pamela R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Poor service, waited for awhile for drinks and appetizer so we cut our losses and left. May not have enough wait staff on hand. It took forever for the drinks, the app came before our drink order. Just wanted to leave to get lunch somewhere...More

Thank John O
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm so glad I tried this place!! The view was nice and relaxing, the service was good and the food was excellent!! I tried the fish tacos and they were so good I ordered dinner to take home for later. The lobster ravioli was delish....More

Thank everywoman72
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we were disappointed in the service and food we had gone there in the past and it was much better we were dissapointed

Thank Donna N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first time dining at Fresco's. They are the only restaurant in downtown St. Petersburg with outdoor dining right on the water. I made an easy reservation with them on OpenTable and requested a patio table. It was not a busy night and...More

Thank geomom01
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Loved being able to sit on Fresco's deck on the marina! This is one of only a few restaurants right on the water in downtown St Pete's, so caution, it gets busy! Make a reservation to make sure you can get a table. And it's...More

Thank Karenlori
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Wait staff is friendly and efficient. We had four people who order four different meals. Everything was excellent.

Thank Pamela4th
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We have eaten here on several occasions as location is fantastic. Unfortunately the service and food do not live up to the beautiful location. Welcome was less than pleasing waiter showed little or no interest and to say the food was less than pleasant is...More

Thank jane44602
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Questions & Answers
Maria R
3 February 2017|
Response from Marcus F |
One side. Potatoes,mix veg, seasonal veg, fruit, pineapple coleslaw, cucumber salad, French fries, tator tots, pasta salad, or soup of day.
4 September 2016|
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
Street parking as well as city lot across from the marina. Park there and enjoy the beautiful walk past the marina to the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 2nd Ave NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3502
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 727-894-4429
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