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Billy's Stonecrab

1 Colony Rd, Tierra Verde, FL
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Ranked #9 of 11 Restaurants in Tierra Verde
Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Large groups
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Good for: Large groups
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61% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
Miami Beach, Florida
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Absolutely awful!!! We were greeted by a gentleman that appeared to be dressed as a bus boy. He never introdued himself,so I have no idea what his name is, however did take an order for our drinks. After having him take our order - I asked if he was our server and he said - yes. Though still didn't provide... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Great for stone crabs in fall/ winter but in Aug not so good. Got the Maine lobster stuffed w blue crab and 6 shrimp. Huge claws but tiny portion of meat in them. Lobster very salty. And white pasty stuff w too much liquid. Stuffing was not tasty either. Caesar salad good and round loaf bread really good.

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Tampa, FL
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44 reviews 44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

My wife, son & I went to their upper level bar on a lovely Sunday afternoon to enjoy the view across the treetops to the Gulf. They had a guitarist singing at one end of the bar while the light sea breeze helped to cool the effect of the July sun. Overall we had a pleasant visit; friendly bartenders and... More

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Tampa, Florida
Top Contributor
134 reviews 134 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

This place advertises .50 or .75 cent oysters so on our way back from Fort DeSoto, we visited. Interesting layout with many levels and rooms. We started in the "sports" room so my husband could watch football. Many preppy-type men watching loudly. It was okay, but oysters were tiny. We then went to the third level which consists of a... More

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Madeira Beach, Florida
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45 reviews 45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The rooftop bar is the pave to szee and be seen. It is a local's hangout during the lazy summer months and a highlight of the social scene during the high season when the Snowbirds flock to the aea for the great weather and gorgeous sunsets. You can select from a full menu, choose delicious appetizers or simply drink the... More

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Springfield, Missouri
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50 reviews 50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Last night before we had to fly home so decided to head on out to Billy's. Love this place. Food is great, service is excellent and the atmosphere is great. I have fish fry with fries and slaw and my wife had snow crab legs. Both were excellent. Will recommend and will go back when in the area,

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French Riveria, Le Pradet
20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

We love their early bird specials here. Great grouper dinners, great margaritas and Jerry the piano man!

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 via mobile

just passing through and thought we would give it a try had the grouper sandwich it was very fresh and the service was good had a good time and would go back

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St. Petersburg, FL
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34 reviews 34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

They have a pretty active bar scene here, and there is a nice view of sunsets on the Gulf, but the food is just average and the service is slow. Not my favorite place.

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Chicago, Illinois
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

It was a busy Saturday night, so we fully expected to wait. Sat at the bar, waited for the bartender. Sat at the table, waited 10 minutes before I approached the host to ask when we might meet our server....Short wait for our server, who had obviously been outside smoking, to take a drink order. No apologies or acknowledgement of... More

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