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The Pink Elephant

491 Bayou Ave, Boca Grande, FL 33921
+1 941-964-4540
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
491 Bayou Ave, Boca Grande, FL 33921
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One here for a business meeting with a party at 5. For the appetizers we had the claws and crab meat which for cooked to perfection. For my salad actually had an appetizer which was the the tomato caprese with fresh burrata. That also was...More

Thank Shawn F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wasn’t sure what to expect ..... very nice upmarket eating place. Great menu, a wonderful mixture of option without overwhelming the diner. Soup of the day was a seafood gumbo, spectacular. Amazing flavors without overwhelming the dish with any one over the other. Fresh ingredients...More

Thank olbear1962
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great restaurant with friendly staff. We dined in the evening there and enjoyed one of their nightly specials

Thank LadyTigerSC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The fresh fish tacos are to die for with their great salads and generous pours in the bar. Service is world class and the vibe and ambiance here is refreshing and seductive Great place again and probably our favorite on Boca Grande. Please eat here!!!

Thank kookoo48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has pizzazz. Stylish and charming ambience. I love French wines but most restaurants do not offer them by the glass. I had a very good glass here for a reasonable $9. And a tasty, unique cocktail of tequila, jalapeño pepper, cilantro, puréed cucumber,...More

1  Thank Kristy F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a regular visitor to this lovely island, this restaurant has escaped my attention. However, this first visit was very pleasant. Lovely location, attractive dining room, attentive waiters, all was good. The meals were good, without being outstanding, which having read previous reviews, I was...More

Thank shorrock41
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in after walking around the village. We had always wanted to try this spot, which finally worked out. Would have preferred to eat outside but all tables were already filled. We were seated inside which has lovely old decor and a low ceiling....More

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Over priced for the so so quality. Vegetable s not cooked enough too much salt waitress bumping into each other

Thank Matthew M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent food, perfect decor, awesome service. Dined at the Pink Elephant for a special occassion - husband's 60th Birthday. Everything was perfect!!!! Our waiter Nicholas was great and the manager Garrett went above and beyond to ensure we could be happier. They made every effort...More

2  Thank RSW-AckFood
Reviewed 11 April 2018

We've eaten here many times over the years and its one of our favorites on Boca Grande, but the food quality has gone down some the last couple of years and the prices are high for what you get.

Thank travelmom033
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Questions & Answers
Patricia B
23 May 2017|
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Response from Diane N | Reviewed this property |
I think they close for a period of time in the Summer. Best to call.
Patricia B
23 May 2017|
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Response from xtalr52 | Reviewed this property |
I would check with the restaurant about it's hours in the summer. Boca Grande has 2 seasons: Summer and "Social". :) A lot of stores have limited operating hours in the summer.
Harold L
16 May 2017|
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Response from pcvilla | Reviewed this property |
Wonderful seafood and. Variety of meat. Salads and service were exceptional
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 491 Bayou Ave, Boca Grande, FL 33921
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Boca Grande
  • Phone Number: +1 941-964-4540
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