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The Maritana Grille at Loews Don CeSar

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3400 Gulf Blvd, Don CeSar Resort, Saint Pete Beach, FL 33706 (Formerly The Maritana Grille (Don CeSar Resort))
+1 727-360-1882
Today
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Immerse yourself in the most delectable dining experience Tampa Bay has to...
Immerse yourself in the most delectable dining experience Tampa Bay has to offer at The Maritana Grille. At this signature restaurant of the beautiful Loews Don CeSar resort, you’re surrounded by 1,500 gallons of salt water aquariums filled with colorful, native Florida fish. You’ll dine on the freshest local seafood prepared with pure, organic ingredients in a New American style. With an extensive wine list and world-class service, it’s no wonder The Maritana Grille was voted one of the Top 10 seafood restaurants in the United States by the Gayot Guide, and has received AAA’s 4-Diamond Rating for the past 15 years. The vibe is casual, no jackets required. The atmosphere is festive yet intimate and the food is incomparably delicious. The Maritana Grille turns every meal into a magical dining experience.
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Good for:
Fine Dining
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 173
    Excellent
  • 45
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Truly memorable meal and impeccable service

My husband and I ate at this wonderful restaurant and were very pleased with the quality of the food, the presentation and by the wonderful, friendly service provided by our server, Janet. Janet was kind, thoughtful, always there when needed. and helped make this meal a really memorable one with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
scoobytrips
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Tallahassee, Florida
Good for:
  • Fine Dining
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Tallahassee, Florida
Top Contributor
92 reviews 92 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

My husband and I ate at this wonderful restaurant and were very pleased with the quality of the food, the presentation and by the wonderful, friendly service provided by our server, Janet. Janet was kind, thoughtful, always there when needed. and helped make this meal a really memorable one with her wonderful service and great attitude. Janet, you are fabulous!... More 

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Windermere, Florida
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

May be one of the BEST restaurant experiences ever. The culinary talent at the restaurant is off the charts. Everything was perfection and the wait staff was equally impressive.

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Mississauga
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

We had an unusually bad service and meal recently but Raymond save to day! We eat at the Martina Grill at least twice, every year when we vacation in the area. It is something I look forward to all year!!!!! This year we had a great meal and service on Saturday March 14th so we reserved a second time on... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

I just had a wonderful meal at this delightful restaurant. The Don Cesar is a classic for a lot of good reasons. This restaurant is one of them. The tasting menu (St Pete farmers market) was a great experience. Staring with stone crab four ways, followed by one of the best rabbit dishes I have ever had (btw we don't... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

Nicely decorated upscale resaurant. Very nicely rounded menu. All seven of us were very please with the gourmet quality of the food and its presentation. Service excelled.

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Connecticut
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

These ratings make no sense if a deli can be rated higher than Maritana. It is much better than the competition and carries a premium price. Not everyone will think it worth the price, but it is the best. The food is far more inventive and the waiters know what they are talking about

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Hartford, Connecticut, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Excellent food and great service. Staff very knowledge regarding the dishes served. A little pricey and small portions but worth every penny..

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

From the hostess at the front door, to the waitstaff, the bus boys and the top notch chef, our dinner couldn't have been better. As always, The Maritana Grille is an elegant restuarant for a lovely night out.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Fabulous - truly is a 5 star rating. Every facet of fine dining from the appetizer to the dessert was fantastic. I had the seabass which is the best I ever had. My husband and brother the lamp and my daughter the grouper - all cooked, garnished and displayed to perfection. Service was great. This place is a winner all... More 

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Stamford, Connecticut
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015 via mobile

Dined at the Maritana for a special dinner. Did not disappoint. Service was impecable. Food was extraordinary. Though the portions were quite small. Extensive wine list. Don't forget to ask for a blue ticket if you used the valet parking. If you want to have an elegant, first class dinner, you must come here.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3400 Gulf Blvd, Don CeSar Resort, Saint Pete Beach, FL 33706 (Formerly The Maritana Grille (Don CeSar Resort))
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Saint Pete Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 727-360-1882

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 29 - 75

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

Immerse yourself in the most delectable dining experience Tampa Bay has to offer at The Maritana Grille. At this signature restaurant of the beautiful Loews Don CeSar resort, you’re surrounded by 1,500 gallons of salt water aquariums filled with colorful, native Florida fish. You’ll dine on the freshest local seafood prepared with pure, organic ingredients in a New American style. With an extensive wine list and world-class service, it’s no wonder The Maritana Grille was voted one of the Top 10 seafood restaurants in the United States by the Gayot Guide, and has received AAA’s 4-Diamond Rating for the past 15 years. The vibe is casual, no jackets required. The atmosphere is festive yet intimate and the food is incomparably delicious. The Maritana Grille turns every meal into a magical dining experience.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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