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Down the Hatch Seafood Restaurant

4884 Front St, Ponce Inlet, FL 32127-7219
+1 386-761-4831
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“trigger fish” (56 reviews)
“seafood” (90 reviews)
“fries” (62 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4884 Front St, Ponce Inlet, FL 32127-7219
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I loved the food and the strawberry daiquiri’s were o.k. it was melted when I got it. The blackened chicken sandwich was yummy. As well as the fish dip and chicken Alfredo. However I’m not sure why there was absolutely no music playing , if...More

Thank nicole s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is great! On water, beautiful sunset near the marina. The deck is now open! They have music on the weekends. I had blackened shrimp (nice large and juicy) My husband had tuna w/blue cheese. We were very happy with our meals. And our...More

Thank Kindsoule
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our experience at this restaurant. Our table ordered coconut shrimp, mahi mahi, shimp and grits, and shrimp scampi. We all enjoyed our meal. We were lucky enough to sit by a window and enjoyed watching the wildlife outside.

Thank VolsFan16
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a fun time watching the dolphins swim by all the time we were there. We had a dozen raw oysters and they were fresh and chilled. My wife had an oyster basket and I had a scallop dinner. She said there was too...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is my wife’s birthday today and we haven’t been here for years so she said she would like to go there. Started with a G&T for the wife and a Fat Tire beer for me. She had Shrimp with small roast potatoes and I...More

Thank TheFergie's
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First our server Heather was great, very helpful, super fast and a real joy, the views remain great and they have done a great remodeling job after the storms hit, however the food is just average and pricy compared to better choices in Daytona and...More

Thank K B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were visiting friends in FL and they took us here for dinner. The restaurant is on the water and we were entertained by two dolphins for the whole time. Staff was friendly and service was good. We ordered a pitcher of beer and it...More

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere, great variety of options. I had the fish of the day and my husband had grouper. Serving are a nice size and different sides. Good crab soup ( not the best ever but good ). Corn nuggets were awesome. We will return when...More

Thank Cassandra W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Memsahib and I could not eat there last year as the building was devastated by the hurricane. Now restored, we ate there tonight. It was an event memorable for the right reasons. The ambience was really nice, the bar greatly extended and improved and...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Refreshingly clean and new after Matthew and Irma. Great place with a nice view and friendly service. The food is nicely represented and tasted great. My waitress could not have been any more pleasant and helpful. I go there on Sunday to relax for lunch....More

Thank rmorris186
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20 September 2017|
Response from Cheryl Z | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I can't answer that. You could call the restaurant to ask.
Bonnie K
18 July 2017|
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Response from LJosonwisco | Property representative |
WE have live music in the inside bar area on the weekends , see website for more information. We have Happy hour Monday thru Friday . Check our website
Robert E
15 August 2016|
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Response from VickyandDanny | Reviewed this property |
They have a web site, where I'm sure their menus are posted.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4884 Front St, Ponce Inlet, FL 32127-7219
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Ponce Inlet
  • Phone Number: +1 386-761-4831
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