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Beach Shanty Cafe

397 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767-2010
+1 727-443-1616
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
397 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767-2010
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

My husband and I stopped here on our day trip to Clearwater Beach. It was a very small little cafe but quite cute. The food was very good. I would have given it a 4 or even 5 but we waited forever for our food,...More

Thank Deb W
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

After a disappointing breakfast in our hotel, I saw a queue outside this place from our room. The next morning (a Sunday) we set off and found Beach Shanty Cafe. A 10 min wait and we were seated inside. We’ve travelled extensively through the USA...More

Thank Michael2810
Reviewed 15 April 2018

I along with my family are huge breakfast eaters and love to find a local hot spot. Well we hit the Jackpot the first morning in Clearwater! This please is rated quite high and for good reason. We found it by selling a line on...More

Thank Todd C
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

A small place but the food was excellent. I would have given 4 stars because of the space but the food made up for it. I will definitely eat here again when I go back and I highly recommend it. To top it off the...More

Thank Sandra J
Reviewed 12 April 2018

We had the best breakfast of our trip at this restaurant. The service was awesome and the food was fantastic.

Thank Amy3332014
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Awesome breakfast and great staff! We had breakfast there everyday for the week we were in Clearwater. Some days we ate in and some days we took out. Thank you to Gina ( who made us laugh everyday ) and the rest of the staff....More

Thank lisaph123
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We stopped here just off of our red-eye flight to Florida for breakfast last week. It was a neat little diner with a laid-back feel to it. We really enjoyed it. The food was quite good. It's what you would expect for a typical diner...More

Thank joshjoe1026
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Outstanding staff, excellent prepared food and worth the short time waiting period. recommended from a friend prior to leaving on our first time vacation to Clearwater Beach Florida. Ended up eating there every morning for breakfast and would do it all over again. The gals...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 9 April 2018

This fine eatery was recommended to me by a local fisherman; Very casual, home cooking excellent friendly service and priced right.

Thank Joe R
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Our favorite breakfast spot on Clearwater Beach..good food, friendly waitstaff and affordable prices! You may wait a bit to get seated but it's worth the wait!

Thank Sharol L
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Jessica A
21 March 2018|
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Response from Rob W | Reviewed this property |
No - Only till like 2 or 3?
8 March 2018|
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Response from 240stevenn | Reviewed this property |
Do, but just google their menu.
6 July 2016|
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Response from Chris B | Reviewed this property |
You can check out their menu here on TripAdvisor. Go back to the main page for this restaurant and select the "Menu" tab. From there you will have to pick through the options - which are pretty straightforward about what's... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 397 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767-2010
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Clearwater
  • Phone Number: +1 727-443-1616
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