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Bamboo Beach Bar and Grill

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13025 Village Blvd, Madeira Beach, FL 33708
727-398-5401
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Description: Located in world famous John's Pass the Bamboo is one of the sun coasts...
Located in world famous John's Pass the Bamboo is one of the sun coasts oldest bars formerly known as the "Bamboo Beer Garden". Recently renovated it now boasts a tasty menu ranging from favorites such as fish tacos, smoked fish spread to burgers & philly cheese steaks as well as new eclectic crave items such as grilled pig wings & eggplant fries. Now with a full liquor bar, frozen Tiki drinks are the best in the pass. The Bamboo is a favorite with locals as well as snowbirds who return yearly to enjoy the fun & has been voted the best outdoor patio to watch live music on the west coast of Florida. Great food, live entertainment and daily drink specials abound!
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  • 96
    Excellent
  • 49
    Very good
  • 29
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 17
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good food and better service

It was a great atmosphere ! We sat outside with a guy playing guitar who played everything from jimmy paige to country. Our waiter was awesome....We actually went back for appies the next day !! They have a great vodka drink with some home made iced tea..... This is our 2nd time going to Madeira... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 22, 2015
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Tabernacle, New Jersey
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  • Bar scene
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Tabernacle, New Jersey
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71 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

It was a great atmosphere ! We sat outside with a guy playing guitar who played everything from jimmy paige to country. Our waiter was awesome....We actually went back for appies the next day !! They have a great vodka drink with some home made iced tea..... This is our 2nd time going to Madeira Bach so I would rank... More 

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Chicago, IL
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

The staff is extremely friendly and the food is fresh. Had the fish tacos with mango salsa, VERY good, bot too spicy, fish was meaty and salsa was fresh. Other bar food good too. Drinks were great and great tiki bar atmosphere!

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Toledo, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

I always visit here when I come to see my family. The service is always so-so, but still one of my favorite places to chill out and have a drink and listen to the entertainment. This time we had Steve as our waiter and I couldn't believe how awesome the service was and how great he did!!! He was tending... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 via mobile

The food was not good quality at all and this was surprising because the reviews and recommendations were good. The atmosphere was fun and drinks were okay but that was it. I would compare the food to what my kids have for school lunch or maybe what you would get at a buffet. I have had lots of bar food... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

This is a pretty good place to eat when in John's pass. There fish tacos are very good and the atmosphere is good and the prices are reasonable. What I don't like is that unlike New York and New Jersey people are allowed to smoke here since it is outdoors and the smokers don't care if you have small children... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

My friend and I wanted to have a bite to eat and a few drinks in an outside location on a Sunny weekday afternoon. We took a seat under a grass umbrella. We took a few minutes to review the menu. We decided to start with a pitcher of sangria. The place was quite empty. Our server was so polite... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We always stop and have drinks at the Bamboo Beach Bar on our way to/from John's Pass. I only rated "average" because we haven't eaten here. The wait staff is nice and hustles. There is frequently live music.

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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Great food, try the Seafood Combo for sharing. Very relaxed an casual, my niece lived the Pulled Pork. Drinks are good too, we enjoyed several Frozen Margaritas at $8 each. Live music on the Sunday night, rock on the Monday. Both an indoor and outdoor seating area. Toilets leave a bit to be desired but after a few Margaritas you... More 

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Port Richey, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

My friend and I went there after attending Madeira Beach festivities. I was so surprised when I looked at the menu because there were several options for not deep fried food! I get so tired of not being able to eat in beach restaurants because of that. I had a blackened chicken sandwich with coleslaw and it was very good.... More 

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

We visited this restaurant twice and on both occasions we were very happy with the food and service we received. This restaurant provides entertainment at night whilst you are eating, this provided a good atmosphere. The portions of food are very good with the prices reasonable for good quality food. I would recommend to anyone who is visiting this area... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 13025 Village Blvd, Madeira Beach, FL 33708
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Madeira Beach
  • Phone Number: 727-398-5401

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 16
  • Cuisine: American, Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene

Description

Located in world famous John's Pass the Bamboo is one of the sun coasts oldest bars formerly known as the "Bamboo Beer Garden". Recently renovated it now boasts a tasty menu ranging from favorites such as fish tacos, smoked fish spread to burgers & philly cheese steaks as well as new eclectic crave items such as grilled pig wings & eggplant fries. Now with a full liquor bar, frozen Tiki drinks are the best in the pass. The Bamboo is a favorite with locals as well as snowbirds who return yearly to enjoy the fun & has been voted the best outdoor patio to watch live music on the west coast of Florida. Great food, live entertainment and daily drink specials abound!
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?