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100 1st Avenue Southwest, Steinhatchee, FL 32359
(352) 498-5000
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 30
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  • 12
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  • 17
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
great salad bar

this place will cook the fish you catch for a minimal fee. The service is great with friendly people.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
mikkar1
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Arbor Vitae, Wisconsin
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Tifton, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We split the platter with fried mullet, shrimp, and oysters. It was delicious! Next time we will get our own combos each with 2 choices with only the mullet and shrimp as those were exceptionally good!!! Split a bottle of Kendall Jackson Chardonnay, nice and cold, served in ice bucket just as we like. Great salad bar and very sweet... More 

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Thank brittlelady
Arbor Vitae, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this place will cook the fish you catch for a minimal fee. The service is great with friendly people.

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Thank mikkar1
Springfield, Illinois
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

We were a little off the beaten path due to bad weather but decided to stop in Steinhatchee for the evening ... Roy's was highly recommended for dinner. Good choice. Vickie was our server and she is terrific! Personable, knows exactly how to serve you and make recommendations. We had so much seafood to set.....all wonderful! Thanks Vickie for your... More 

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Thank pedgo
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

Don't order the chicken this is what you get. After we complained they brought me another small piece that wasn't so dry. The hostess was not very friendly either. The waitress was very nice.

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1 Thank Venetia C
Alligator Point, Florida
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181 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

went during a slow time on a sat. about 3...this town has like 2 restaurants and we picked THIs one. Lots of parking water view looked good from the outside...we walked in...... No one was there put staff. one lady by the bar was loudly talking to another staff member and talking on the phone. waitress Brittany seated us. menu... More 

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1 Thank floridamama69
orlando
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

We stopped here for lunch because we love restaurants on the water. Its a cute place! It has a nice menu, outdoor seating, a small gift shop. The service was good and the food was too. All in all we had a nice time. The town of Steinhatchee is a neat little town along the water. We really enjoyed it.

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1 Thank lesley h
Odenville, Alabama
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015 via mobile

How can there be a waterfront restaurant with food this bad.? Serious. Unbelievable awful food. Broiled even. How do you mess that up? You live here, yoh grow up here, is this the idea of good food? Wow!! Could not get 1/3 of meal past my gullet. It is THAT BAD.

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3 Thank Brett B
Aiken, South Carolina
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

To be fair I can't tell you anything about the food as we were never waited on. When we arrived we asked if the bar was open and could we eat there. It was and the bar was located just in front of the hostess station at the front of the restaurant. the hostess told us the bar tender/server would... More 

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3 Thank 1Snoopydog
West Melbourne, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

We enjoyed a good meal as well as good service. The salad bar was fresh and refilled regularly. Drinks from the bar were nice and potent! 😉 we all enjoyed watching the boats come and go on the beautiful Steinhatchee River. The sunset is awesome from Roy's.

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Thank Sherry P
Bonifay, Florida
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Great dining, excellent fast service, great salad bar and seafood, Nice views, great for large tables too. Prime rib and steak a bit tough! Great sunset views on the water!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 100 1st Avenue Southwest, Steinhatchee, FL 32359
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Steinhatchee
  • Phone Number: (352) 498-5000

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view

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