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Crystal River Ale House

1610 SE Paradise Cir, Crystal River, FL 34429-4621
+1 352-795-3113
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (16 reviews)
“sandwich” (7 reviews)
“grouper ruben” (5 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1610 SE Paradise Cir, Crystal River, FL 34429-4621
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

We checked out reviews and decided to eat dinner here. We weren’t disappointed. Our server Stephanie was attentive and fun to talk to. We had great margaritas, smoked fish dip, fish and chips and grilled Mahi. All of the food tasted fresh and very good....More

Reviewed 28 July 2017

We visited this place over a year ago before it changed. It had an old "lodge" look/feel to it and I'd rate it "Ok", it was busy, pleasant and the food wasn't horrible. We visited this place again with its new "look" and we're not...More

Thank kris-fla
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

This is no longer called Crystal river ale house, we were a bit confused at first but figured it out when reading the reviews on trip advisor. It was a good place to have a beer and enjoy the breeze off the water and watch...More

Thank sasparilla97
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This isn't the best Alex House ever the food ify and the service OK. It is kinda dark and musty inside but is near the water and location is key.

Thank Joanna D
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We enjoy going here and watching the sun set it is absolutely beautiful. The food is very good, I prefer to sit outside. We like the fire shrimp as it has wonderful seasoning and has tomatoes and feta cheese then they pour a flaming liquor...More

Thank Spicandspa
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Consistently Good food. Lunch or supper I usually get the grouper ruben sandwich. always a hit with me and my girlfriends. Their slaw is pretty good as well. The few times I have tried something else, I have had no complaints that I remember. Pleasant...More

Thank coryellj
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic place for casual dining! Great Seafood, try the flounder! Will definitely come back! Avoid the dining room if you can though, as it lacks in ambiance. The back deck at sunset though? The best place in Crystal River to eat! And I have been...More

1  Thank Mitch K
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This rstaurant has been renamed the Margarita Breeze. The location in on the river and a gorgeous view. I wouldn't want to eat inside the restaurant - dark and uninviting.

Thank roseiacovella70
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This restaurant was hard to rate.You have to go inside to be seated outside and what hits you when you first walk in is a terrible smell. As we walked across the floor our feet were sticking to it. Even my shoes were making noise....More

Thank Pat K
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Dined here on a weekend night for dinner and was very disappointed. Water view is nice, but service was horribly slow, took over an hour from the time we sat down until our food arrived and it was then not correct. We informed the server...More

Thank Emily J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1610 SE Paradise Cir, Crystal River, FL 34429-4621
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Crystal River
  • Phone Number: +1 352-795-3113
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