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Tommy's Paradise

18636 Gunn Highway, Odessa, FL 33556
(813) 475-6973
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Ranked #11 of 21 Restaurants in Odessa
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Odessa, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Placed a to-go order and was told my order would be ready in ten minutes. Got to Tommy's and went to the register to get my order. At least four times I was passed by staff before someone asked if they could help. I was then told that they did not have my order! The staff person then walked away... More

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Tarpon Springs, Florida
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66 reviews 66 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

Tommy's Paradise is a great little place for some good food and relaxing. They have really good barbecued chicken and ribs, great fish tacos, and killer bread pudding. In addition to some good eatin', the tiki bar is really nice to sit outside and have a cold beer or drink. They have several tables outside and bands or musicians that... More

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Odessa, Florida
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176 reviews 176 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

I really enjoy Tommy's Paradise. The theme is "where country meets Key West." I think that is a pretty good way to describe this place. The food and drinks are good. The majority of the restaurant/bar is outside. I will go back again.

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Odessa, Fl
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Outside venue, live band, convenient location, right? Wrong, they still need to serve good food, and provide good service. Haven't been back since May 2013 after the Kentucky Derby.

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Tampa, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Found this place on the back-roads and it used to be packed all the time. The first couple time that I went were a great time but it seems to me that ownership lost interest and service was almost nonexistent. Last night (on a Saturday night) there was a total of 7 people at the bar an two tables that... More

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Odessa, Florida
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57 reviews 57 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

We ordered a dish that was recommended by our waiter. When it arrived and we began eating, the dish was salty to the point of being inedible. We won't be going back!!

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New York
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53 reviews 53 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

When we first meoved to the area a few years ago, this place had just opened (though we didn't know it at the time) and if you asked me if I reccomended it then, I would have had to think about it a little. Food was good, but outdoor seating was a little too rustic for me, and it looked... More

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Tampa, Florida
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31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

Great food, drinks, outdoor music / bands! Everything we had was well prepared and tasty. Wait staff attentive!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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47 reviews 47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

Had dinner with 3 friends. Mostly an outdoor place with locals drinking beer. Food was below par, and service was slow. This is close by our house and we thought we would be making it our local restaurant. Food was poor, but beer was cold. I would stay away. Don't feel like the food was fresh, and it was way... More

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Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

we went with friends and really liked the outdoor seating area and the general atmosphere of the place. It was a nice night and the music was very good..However the service was very slow, we sat for a while before anyone came over to take a drink order. Our server was nice but it took forever to get food and... More

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