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Johnny Longboats

2401 N Ocean Dr, Riviera Beach, FL 33404-4731
+1 561-249-2795
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“grouper” (118 reviews)
“burger” (60 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2401 N Ocean Dr, Riviera Beach, FL 33404-4731
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The last time we ate here was 3 years ago on vacation. This time it was awful. The service was beyond slow. The only tasty thing we ate was the grouper in the bag. The rest was all fried and burnt. The clam strips were...More

Thank Michele N
Reviewed 2 days ago

Johnny Longboats is a quirky, lively place with a fun bar. One of the entrees/appetizers that's a huge draw whenever we are in West Palm is the Grouper in a bag - fresh grouper with breadcrumbs cooked in parchment. Apart from that - Johnny Longboats...More

Thank Dominique B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great Music & Dining, even the company was great. I had a birthday party there and they set up and was very attentive during the entire event.

Thank Silvias S
Reviewed 3 days ago

It was an open air-feel-type bar. There was live music and we didn't have to wait for seats at all. I read reviews that the staff wasn't nice and the service slow, but that was not our experience at all. They weren't overly gushing over...More

Thank Jewell A. R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this place on a Thursday afternoon for lunch, food was decent but for a $7 bowl of clam chowder it was absolutely the smallest bowl of soup I ever had, taste was pretty good but JUST not sufficient. Appetizer of clam strips $12, decent...More

Thank jessnice76
Reviewed 1 week ago

Living next door, I've been coming here occasionally for 10 years, and disappointed every time either by the poor food quality of the service or both. Today I've given up. Incompetent staff (where do they find these people?), waited 30 minutes at breakfast (there were...More

Thank gormanhr
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were just driving through the lot, when we decided to just walk in. From the outside it looks grim. But once you open the door, it shocks you as to the size and ambience changes. Pretty cool place. We had Fried Oysters - excellent...More

Thank Roger R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were actually looking for a place near by but since this place had a crowd we decided to try it. The staff was really friendly and teh appetizeres were good. THe server suggested that i try the Mahi Mahi ccoked in liquor and had...More

Thank kidflemingo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food, great staff. Want a place to relax and eat outside or indoors? Want to enjoy great music while you eat or drink? Go here!

Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed dinner out on the patio. Great selection of food and drinks. There wasn't live music the day we dined, but we did hear music on other days while walking nearby.

Thank julieb8
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Kids menu offered?
4 February 2017|
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Response from lewis704 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and a good one too, called little mates. Excellent food all around. Try the Grouper in a bag, yum!
How much are shots, single beers, a pitcher of beer
19 September 2016|
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Response from travelmutt1 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I don't remember. My husband got single beers and I had specialty drink. They weren't overly expensive from what i recall
Kim C
Are there any gluten free choices available?
9 September 2016|
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Response from travelmutt1 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Wasn't on the lookout for it. Sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2401 N Ocean Dr, Riviera Beach, FL 33404-4731
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Riviera Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 561-249-2795
  • E-mail