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Claw Daddy's Bar & Grill

1601 SE US Highway 19, Crystal River Shopping Center, Crystal River, FL 34429-4830
+1 352-564-2529
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“seafood” (29 reviews)
“wings” (17 reviews)
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Barbecue, American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1601 SE US Highway 19, Crystal River Shopping Center, Crystal River, FL 34429-4830
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went scalloping this weekend, second year in a row they prepared our Catch of the Day. Last year I had them scampi this year I chose blackened excellent both times. For under ten bucks they'll cook your catch you get two sides and add a...More

Thank SandSunAdventure
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let me start by saying our server was very nice and efficient. The salad bar was really good and I was so happy to see they had Feta Cheese at the salad bar; most places do not. The rest of the food was inedible. We...More

Thank laura p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had heard this was good place to eat. We went and it was a little disappointing. The service was a little slow along with the food. The food was just ok to me. Nothing special about it. I don't think we will return to...More

Thank sasparilla97
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I found Claw Daddy,s from trip advisor. It was a great find during the busy 4th of July week. We chose to s it in the bar and enjoyed hearing entertainer singing with his guitar. We had a few drinks and enjoyed...More

Thank beadazzled2013
Ray B, Owner at Claw Daddy's Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

We are pleased you enjoyed yourself. We have a great friendly staff that goes out of their way for our customers to make everyone feel at home. We have entertainment from Thursday - Saturday. Hope to see you again!!!

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Have been there twice and both times the food was exceptional. Had possibly the best fried fish sandwich I've ever had. All members of my party enjoyed their food. The restaurant is very run down and could use some repairs and updates. They have this...More

Thank Tracy C
Ray B, Owner at Claw Daddy's Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you for your return service. As you will see we have done a great remodel in the last couple of months and have removed the fountain. We hope you will return to see the many changes we are making to give everyone an awesome...More

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Claw Daddy's is my FAVORITE restaurant in Crystal River because it is always consistent. Great (and typically QUICK) service and always consistently good food, especially the fried catfish, collard greens, and cold beer at a reasonable price!

Thank Bknauf3
Ray B, Owner at Claw Daddy's Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you for the great feedback!!! We have updated our menu and hope you will try some of the new items we are supplying. Also we have all you can eat Catfish on Friday night starting at 4pm. Hope to see you soon

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and I selected Claw Daddy's after we drove over an hour to go to Seafood Seller only to be told there was an hour and a half wait-wow! We selected Claw Daddy's because it was a raw bar and the menu boasted a...More

1  Thank iteachss
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I absolutely LOVE Clawdaddy's. The food is excellent, the owner is just fabulous and I love the staff. A local hangout for many of us in the area. Ray, the owner, is a really great guy and we always have a great time when we...More

Thank mommio1
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I had an amazing time...great food very nice server(Kelly)I'll definitely come back here to eat on my next trip....

Thank Mylife85
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Loved loved loved it!! The price was amazing and the food very tasty!! Can't complain here and left stuffed!! We will be back. There is something for everyone!! Pictures include the gator bites and spicy crab bites. They went down like the Titanic.

Thank Kathleen F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1601 SE US Highway 19, Crystal River Shopping Center, Crystal River, FL 34429-4830
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Crystal River
  • Phone Number: +1 352-564-2529
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Welcome , We pride our selves on serving the freshest seafood available ! We hand bread all seafood to order 1 We cut all steaks to order when you order , We have a good variety of items for the whole family to choose from !SUCH AS BURGERS ,GRILL CHICKEN 42 ITEM SALAD BAR ,RAW OYSTER BAR ! We are reasonably priced , Our lounge seats around 35 , We have lots of t v 's for your favorite game ,Karaoke on Thursday thru Saturday , So come in relax enjoy ! IT MAY TAKE A MINUTE DEPENDING ON HOW BUSY IT IS BUT IT WILL SURLY BE WORTH IT , THANK YOU
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