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Cooters Restaurant & Bar

423 Poinsettia Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767
+1 727-462-2668
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“crab legs” (185 reviews)
“wings” (130 reviews)
“grouper” (117 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Grill, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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423 Poinsettia Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767
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Reviewed yesterday

I went to eat here while with my family on vacation. The food was so yummy. The portions were huge. We all left full and our plates looked like we didn't touch them. I highly recommend eating here. Wish we had one in Ohio.I shared...More

Thank Jennifer S
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Love,love, love this little place. It's hidden right off the intercostal, blink and you'll miss it. The Grouper tacos are a must have. Hubby had a huge grouper sandwich. When your in Clearwater Beach you must stop and have lunch.

Thank Debbie8286
CMM923, Owner at Cooters Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Debbie! Thank you so much for your review and rating! I'm glad you both enjoyed your Grouper dishes! Thank you for recommending us as a must when in Clearwater Beach! We hope to see you both again soon!

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wife and I have been to Clearwater 3 times now and LOVE it! Each of the 3 times here we have eaten and had cocktails at Cooter's. Ate there last night (our first night here). The food and atmosphere was incredible as always. The staff...More

Thank shawn m
Reviewed 4 days ago

Wanted to try a local hang out - Service was very good; drinks were spot on and the atmosphere was great. Very casual and friendly. Would definitely recommend this to other travelers.

Thank Elizabeth J
CMM923, Owner at Cooters Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Elizabeth! Thank you for trying us out, and for the excellent review and rating! We look forward to serving you again soon! Also thanks for recommending us to others!

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Loved the casual atmosphere. All our food was great..gator bites, chicken fettuccine delicious! The prices were fairly reasonable for a family.More

Thank Angelina M
CMM923, Owner at Cooters Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Angela for your review and excellent rating! Our goal has always been to provide a great atmosphere with quality food and service at a reasonable price…we are happy to hear that we hit those marks with you and your family. We look forward...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service is great and the food even better. Best burger on the beach and I've tried 4 different Clearwater Beach restaurants. Cassie the bartender is great.More

Thank Don B
CMM923, Owner at Cooters Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Don! Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review and for the Awesome 5 Star Rating! We appreciate it greatly! Also Thank you also for recognizing Cassie for her service and efforts to make your visit a special one. Cassie...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This has been our favorite place on the beach for many years. Truly a local establishment. Food is excellent as are the drinks by Vicki, one of the best bartenders you'll find anywhere. Service is top-notch, and great beach atmosphere -five stars. By far, my...More

Thank Jim R
CMM923, Owner at Cooters Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Jim, Thank you so much for taking the time to write an excellent review and give us a 5 star rating! We appreciate all of your kind words, and will be sure to pass along your comments to Vicki. She does an awesome job...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to Cooter's a dozen times and it never disappoints. The food is great. On our last visit my husband tried the Sloppy Shrimp sandwich and couldn't stop raving about it. They have great fish dishes as well as bar food (wings, etc).More

Thank gatorjed
CMM923, Owner at Cooters Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your 5 star rating and excellent review! We are so pleased that always enjoy your food and service here at Cooters! Our Sloppy Shrimp sandwich is one of our original creations and has become a guest favorite over the years!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The seafood bucket at Cooters is AWESOME!! The server waa very helpful, and its a good place to eat after a long day at the beach. Make sure you are very hungry. I ordered one seafood bucket and my friend and I ate and we...More

Thank anamar1024
CMM923, Owner at Cooters Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi There! Thank you for the excellent review and rating! I'm so happy that we contributed to your fun day at Clearwater Beach! I'm glad you enjoyed the seafood bucket. We look forward to serving you again soon! Try our grouper tacos next! They are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has really gone down, from my last two trips to cooter at Clearwater this vacation drove an extra 45min for nothing for a horrible time... and we always make it a point to go, but woe the waiters was nasty rude never even...More

Thank None Y
CMM923, Owner at Cooters Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We take legitimate reviews very seriously, however you are posting multiple reviews here and on other sites. As mentioned in response to your first review, I’m sorry that you were disappointed that you were not offered bread with your fish & chips special. We do...More

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doll678
6 March 2017|
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Response from CMM923 | Property representative |
Cooters does not take reservations.
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Maria R
31 January 2017|
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Response from CMM923 | Property representative |
Hi Maria, The price is $35.99 for premium #1 Snowcrab, served with french fries and hot brown bread. It is served every Monday and Tuesday, 11:00 am - 10:30 pm. We hope to see you soon!😊
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bluetim13
5 September 2016|
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Response from CMM923 | Property representative |
Hi there, Current price is $34.99 for Premium #1 Snow crab served with french fries and hot bread bread!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$28
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 423 Poinsettia Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Clearwater
  • Phone Number: +1 727-462-2668
  • E-mail
Description
Since 1993, Cooters on Clearwater Beach has been the destination for those who want the real side of beach life: A fun, casual atmosphere with delicious food, tropical drinks and classic Southern hospitality. Our menu selections are prepared in house daily with fresh ingredients. Our soups, dressings and sauces are all homemade, and our steaks are hand cut. Seafood is delivered fresh daily. On our menu you'll find something for everyone with favorites such as delectable fresh off the boat Grouper, Scallops, Oysters, Sirloin Burgers, Wings, She Crab Soup, and the best Crab Legs in Tampa Bay! We're home of The Original All-U-Can-Eat Crab Legs Special, served every Mon. & Tues. Also enjoy All-U-Can-Eat Fish & Chips on Wed., Super Grouper Thursdays, and Sizzling Steak & Seafood Specials on Weekends. Don't miss our legendary Happy Hour 3-6 Daily, and an amazing array of tropical drinks! We offer indoor (a/c) & patio dining, a large open air bar, and plenty of Flat Screens with all Sports Packages. We're family friendly, and family owned & operated. We're known as the place on Clearwater Beach for "The Best Food in Town!" Come experience for yourself, and Live a Little with us at Cooters!
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