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The Chowder House Restaurant

36626 State Road 54, Behind Amscot and Hardees in the Zephryhills Plaza, Zephyrhills, FL 33541-6940
+1 813-780-8396
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good22%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“clam chowder” (19 reviews)
“haddock” (17 reviews)
“coconut shrimp” (10 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
36626 State Road 54, Behind Amscot and Hardees in the Zephryhills Plaza, Zephyrhills, FL 33541-6940
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went before the coming influx of snowbirds, which makes the lines long. The chef is from Maine and has very high standards for seafood. Sara Jo and Paul took very good care of us. They were out of calumari but that was OK as we...More

Thank Arlene Z
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

The food was fresh and excellently prepared. Melissa was an absolute doll. Excellent server! A little pricey but comparable to the quality. Well worth it!

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Being from Maine I have a high expectations of seafood. I’ve never had a bad meal there and despite reading some of the reviews about being slow I’ve never had that issue. However, I’m looking at the timeframe of the year and realized it’s when...More

Thank Jeffers A
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Stopped by for a light lunch and spent $30 for one person. Pricey for a fish sandwich and a cup of bisque.

Thank Lorri B
Reviewed 20 June 2018

hubby says fried whole clams with the bellies pass the NE test..shrimp and desserts were awesome too. was a bit pricey but good

1  Thank Kathy G
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This is our number 1 choice for seafood when we are at our snowbird winter location near Zephyrhills. The portions are ample and just right for our appetites. Service is always very pleasant and efficient. We dine here at least once a week when we...More

Thank 886murrayh
Reviewed 5 June 2018

this is a good restaurant if you love seafood but the prices seem pretty high compared to red lobster or any other seafood restaurant

1  Thank wilson1950
Reviewed 27 May 2018

We had great service and the food was so fresh and delicious. the clam chowder is awesome you must get it! I had fried scallops and they were the best I have had in a long time! My daughter had shrimp scampi and my husband...More

Thank goosegirl1976
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Ate here on Mother's Day, my son had a 2:00 reservation. We were seated not long after arriving, order taken and drinks received in a timely manner then forget it. We finally received our meal at 3:30, one and a half hours after being seated....More

1  Thank DeeD794
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

They have great seafood pasta plus dayly specials. You will never walk away hungry from this place. We eat there often or call orders in to be picked up. We have never had a bad meal at this restaurant.

Thank Bruce P
TheChowderHouse, Owner at The Chowder House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Thank you so much for your patronage and taking the time for this amazing review! The entire staff appreciates this!

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Marie Elena W
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Response from Herman S | Reviewed this property |
yes .... very well prepared mine were
Gail H
27 November 2016|
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Response from Gail T | Reviewed this property |
Yes they're open on Monday. You're going to love the food and the service there!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36626 State Road 54, Behind Amscot and Hardees in the Zephryhills Plaza, Zephyrhills, FL 33541-6940
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Zephyrhills
  • Phone Number: +1 813-780-8396
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Zephyrhills destination for fresh, flavorful, family dining! Freshest seafood and many traditional dinner favorites. Homemade desserts. All set in a warm, clean, casual atmosphere. Located on 54 West in the Zephyrhills Plaza, we can be found in the shopping plaza behind Amscot and Hardess.
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