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Cesare's At The Beach

794 S Gulfview Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767
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Ranked #17 of 574 restaurants in Clearwater
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $30
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Sandkey Bridge
Transit: Jolley Trolley, PSTA pick ups in front of restaurant
Description: Both born and raised in Italy, our founders Cesare and Carlo, know what an authentic Italian meal means. Family and friends gathering around to enjoy each others company with a good glass of wine and the perfect dish. Savor Italy's finest flavors including our award winning lasagna and pastas. Real and hard to find Italian specialities such as pappardelle with imported porcini and wild mushrooms, veal ossobuco, filet mignon in a Brandy sauce, fresh fish and seafood, veal classics and homemade desserts. You can dine in or "al fresco" overlooking the water and Sand Key Bridge while being pampered by our professional staff.
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82% Recommend
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English first
New York City, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

We came the night before a big night out to check out the food. We were amazed with the Eggplant Rollatini. The sauce was outstanding so we booked for 12. They made apps that we picked up and brought to our room. It was all excellent. Then we walked to Cesare's and had a great dinner with a great staff.... More

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Burlington, Canada
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

Reasonable food at high prices. Service was ok but the staff were too busy to keep up. Took a long time to get served and they always seemed to forget one person for every course and had them wait for a further ten minutes.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW via mobile

On vacation from Texas and after spending several hours at the Clearwater Aquarium, we drove down the beach searching for a restaurant to have dinner. We were immediately seated at Cesare's At The Beach and greeted with great service. Would recommend this restaurant after a long day at the aquarium or on the beach.

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Dayton, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW via mobile

Hands down best Italian food and cuisine I have experienced at this location or any south of NYC! We ate there last night and are going for seconds on our last night before leaving for home.

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64 reviews 64 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We love finding new places to try so we drove up from Bradenton to check out Cesare's at the Beach. Didn't expect to need a reservation at this time of year but they are obviously very popular. Customer service was wonderful, we decided to eat in the Bar area as we like the small cozy atmosphere, a little to hot... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Visited here on a Groupon we got. Food and service was great and a small view of the beach off the beaten path. Will return!

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This cute little place on Clearwater beach is one of THE BEST Italian restaurant's I've ever eaten at. The entire staff is friendly and everything was on point. We cannot wait to go back & have already recommended Cesare's to a ton of people. Simply outstanding!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Have eaten here twice during our short stay in Clearwater. The service is excellent, the atmosphere relaxed and unrushed and the good out of this world. If you want to get out of the mainstream diner feel then I would highly recommend this restaurant.

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Trinity, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Loved this little strip mall restaurant. Great service, reasonable prices and good food. Will definitely return here, they are only open for dinner and have limited outdoor seating.

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Bluffton, sc
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 via mobile

An employee of our hotel sent us here saying it was the best Italian food in the area. It was the best Italian meal ever! Appetizer, main course, dessert & coffee were all absolutely delicious with our taste buds delighting at every bite!!! This restaurant is must if you are ever in the area. The staff is also wonderful in... More

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