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The Chowder House Restaurant

36626 State Road 54, Behind Amscot and Hardees in the Zephryhills Plaza, Zephyrhills, FL 33541-6940
+1 813-780-8396
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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“haddock” (15 reviews)
“clam chowder” (17 reviews)
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American, Soups, Seafood
$$ - $$$
36626 State Road 54, Behind Amscot and Hardees in the Zephryhills Plaza, Zephyrhills, FL 33541-6940
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our Sunday lunch after church group had a delightful time here yesterday. After we presented the staff with an unexpectedly large (jumping at the last minute from 20 to 32!) birthday group, they rallied with speed and professionalism. The food was delicious, service was prompt...More

Thank Shgorden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our 1st visit to the Chowder house , first we were welcomed by Michael, what a nice guy, he knew the menu and was very informative . We started with the coconut shrimp and whole belly clams both very good, we then had...More

Thank richard g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to the Chowder House tonight with my sister and I am so glad we went! The food was so fresh and plentiful! We had a great server named Anthony who made sure we were happy! It only took ten minutes to be seated...More

1  Thank Lydia G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Come here at least twice a year when I come to visit my parents. Always excellent and consistent. Good seafood and chowder. Highly recommend.

Thank Nick R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had read a lot of reviews on this restaurant so our expectations were high. It's located in a strip mall. Definitely not plush. Our waitress confused our orders. They offer an upgrade to the French fries to handbreaded homemade onion rings. So a couple...More

1  Thank Gene1955559
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I liked that they had an Easter dinner menu. I picked the lamb chops that were very moist served with a stuffing on the side which was also very tasty. The Franklin beets were very good. The service was very good, nice friendly atmosphere.

Thank manokes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

First visit went well. Great bowl of chowder, but too high at $6.99.. Fish/Chips just okay. Wait times long. This one waitress is phenomenal . Wish I could remember her name. Talked us into 2 slices of Grandma's HM Pie, ended up being about $7...More

Thank GypsyTrip11
Reviewed 16 April 2017

A very nice dining experience for a large birthday group. Service was good. Food was excellent and good portions.

Thank RETIRED33541
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Upon opening the door, we were met with the smell of cigarette smoke. Maybe because of the bar next door, or employees smoking with the back door open. I don't think that smoking sections are allowed. Regardless, we went elsewhere.

Thank Travelling2havefun
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Great place for a good fresh seafood dinner. Pleasant ambiance and staff. All our dinners were tasty and fresh. Give it a try.

Thank Cadillac_Johnny
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Marie Elena W
Hello! My question is are your shrimp deveined and cleaned? Thank you!
12 January 2017|
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Response from Herman S | Reviewed this property |
yes .... very well prepared mine were
Gail H
Open on Monday??
28 November 2016|
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Response from Gail T | Reviewed this property |
Yes they're open on Monday. You're going to love the food and the service there!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 19:00
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
11:30 - 19:30
16:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36626 State Road 54, Behind Amscot and Hardees in the Zephryhills Plaza, Zephyrhills, FL 33541-6940
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Zephyrhills
  • Phone Number: +1 813-780-8396
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Zephyrhills destination for fresh, flavorful, family dining! Freshest seafood and many traditional dinner favorites. Homemade desserts. All set in a warm, clean, casual atmosphere. Located on 54 West in the Zephyrhills Plaza, we can be found in the shopping plaza behind Amscot and Hardess.