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Pops Sunset Grill

112 Circuit Rd, Nokomis, FL 34275-3006
+1 941-488-3177
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“burger” (119 reviews)
“fried pickles” (17 reviews)
“seafood” (94 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
112 Circuit Rd, Nokomis, FL 34275-3006
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My children, grandchildren and I went there. We spent a great time. The food was delicious. The setting was fantastic and they also had live music. I enjoyed dancing.

Thank Oym12345
Reviewed 3 days ago

Fun place with a nice outdoor seating area. Food is typical of the area but (like many other places it seems) Pops features the "Best Grouper Reuben" in the area. My friends had been raving about grouper Reuben sandwiches, so I felt obligated to find...More

Thank Tribe_TV
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I went for dinner with my son. It was nothing great. I can't think of one thing that would make me want to go there a second time. Regular pub fried foods. The pineapple margarita was watered down. The parking was terrible and the young...More

Thank Sanibel426
Reviewed 5 days ago

Pops is a wonderful lunch destination if you are out boating in the intercostal around Venice . The staff is very attentive when dealing with food allergies. The burgers are very good. Very relaxing place to chill on waters edge. We will be back by...More

Thank Craig C
Reviewed 5 days ago

The food here is five star, but the service and clientele made this a three star experience. We sat on the water and the close proximity of the tables caused us to endure loud and intoxicated young people. Having said that, the grilled shrimp in...More

Thank Heizzoli
Reviewed 6 days ago

Pop’s is definitely our go to place. We have been there many times and enjoyed it totally. The food is excellent, a generous portion and an affordable price. The service is friendly and attentive. We do not have to ask for a refill of your...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived by boat for a quick lunch at Pops Sunset Grill, which sells itself as a Florida landmark. It may be well known, but its appearance is that of a run-down and unloved collection of shacks. We did not venture inside, instead choosing to...More

Thank Nicole13
Don P, Owner at Pops Sunset Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Greetings Nicole 13, thank you for visiting Pops and for sharing your experience on TA. Cheers, Don

Reviewed 1 week ago

I live in Osprey and frequently visit Pop's. My brother and I were there and a very rude Jamaican woman who was seating people treated us like trash. We asked to speak to a manager and she said she was the manager and there was...More

Thank Willie N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In town again, and we made the usual stop at Pops via boat. The buffalo shrimp, burgers and the grouper Reuben were just outstanding. Easily our favorite restaurant between Tampa and Ft. Myers.

Thank MMongoman
Don P, Owner at Pops Sunset Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Greetings MMongoman! Thank you for your continued patronage of Pops Sunset Grill and for sharing your terrific compliments on TA! We look forward to seeing you each and every visit! Hurry back and safe travels! Cheers, Don

Reviewed 1 week ago

Right on the water. Excellent fresh seafood. Key Lime Pie was Good too. Weather was stormy when we went but it added to the atmosphere.More

Don P, Owner at Pops Sunset Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Greetings JILLERNST! Thank you for your recent visit to Pops Sunset Grill and for sharing your nice compliments on TA! We agree, even on a rainy day, Pops is still a good place to kick back and relax! We look forward to seeing you again...More

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Maureen B
27 May 2017|
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Response from Don P | Property representative |
Greetings! Thank you for inquiring about our very popular Burger Mondays! We will begin to feature half off all burgers beginning Monday, June 19th. Come early! Cheers, Don
4 April 2017|
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Response from Don P | Property representative |
Hi- no we do not! Come and have a great time! However- seating is for patrons dining or beveraging-
carol ann W
14 March 2017|
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Response from Don P | Property representative |
Greetings carol ann w- thank you for your inquiry- we do not allow dogs in our outside seating area with the exception of service dogs-
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 Circuit Rd, Nokomis, FL 34275-3006
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Nokomis
  • Phone Number: +1 941-488-3177
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Pops features fresh grilled seafood, oyster bar items, over sized burgers, sandwiches & wraps. Daily Specials and weekend entertainment.We now feature several Craft Beers on Tap and by the bottle. We have seating for large groups and welcome families. Pops is a local favorite. Try one of our Fresh Oven Baked Flat breads or nosh on a basket of fried shrimp, clams or crab cakes. Our little place is located right on the water, we are laid back and have an excellent team of friendly, accommodating and knowledgeable staff! Drop by for Happy Hour 3-6 Daily!
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