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185 Boardwalk Place W, Treasure Island, FL 33708
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Price range: $10 - $15
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Darling tourist stop for good seafood, fun drinks, special attention to children with cute menu and fun service. Theme is based on Forrest Gump movie. Gift shop is nice...I got a Bubba Gump hooded jacket because we ate on the outdoor patio overlooking the beach and it was so cold that day. Wind blows a breeze through, you might want to bring a jacket if you plan to eat outdoors on a cooler day. I love their seafood and their wait staff is great. Fun kids. There are flip signs on each table that say, "Run, Forrest, Run" if you are fine and don't need anything. If you want ANYTHING, flip it to "Stop, Forrest, Stop!" and the next server who passes your table will immediately provide whatever you need. We asked for a second drink and one of the kids needed crayons to color their puzzle sheet. A little pricey for a group but we are locals and really like it once in awhile. Often go there for a nice lunch with a friend. This place is quirky and makes a great vaca memory.
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Bangor, ME
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

I agree with most of these reviews, they really didn't care if you were there or not, the service is slow and the food was awful!! Over priced for lunch and just awful. And if that wasn't disappointing enough (I had been 4 years getting here), at the end of our lunch the waitress is reaching across me to get... More 

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Waterloo, Iowa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We sat outside with the birds. The waitress was friendly and the food was good. They have a gift shop which was interesting.

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Uniontown, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We LOVE Bubba Gump's restaurants and have been to quite a few in many different cities (NYC - Times Square is the best!!!). This place was just average. They were not busy but the service was not what we are used to in Bubba Gump's. In NYC they are very crowded and the service is amazing there! Here - they... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We waited for about an hour for the table and then another hour for the food, which was sub-par and cold. The place was too loud, too busy and not worth the trip.

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Chesterfield, Michigan
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205 reviews 205 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This is located in John's Pass. Large restaurant, but can get very busy with long waits. The drinks and food are very good. Service can be slow, but staff is friendly.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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99 reviews 99 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We always enjoy visiting Bubba Gump restaurants on our travels. We enjoyed the shrimp combo, corona-ritas and great service! The place was very busy but the staff managed to provide prompt, friendly service!

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Muncie, Indiana
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

45 minute wait to walk into the dining area only to find it half empty. $5 for a side salad, drown in dressing. Typical tourist trap!

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London, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our lunch here but found it a little pricey. The drinks were very good and the shrimp were grilled to perfection. We got to keep our Maison Jar glasses ( new ones actually) and spent a few extra dollars in the Gift shop. Our server (David) tested our Forrest Gump movie trivia which we... More 

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Seminole, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

from the hostess to the people who clean the tables, it is always nice to go there. always looks clean. staff is very friendly, always interacting with the tables. management comes around to check to see if everything is satisfactory. or if there is anything else that they can do. food is very good.

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CHESTERFIELD
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Was there over the holidays. Stopped in for a drink. Bar tender must have been having a bad day, not real friendly. Don't order the shrimp sampler appetizer for $20.00 waste of $20

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Additional Information about Bubba Gumps

Address: 185 Boardwalk Place W, Treasure Island, FL 33708
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Treasure Island
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: American

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