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“Best Kept Secret in Clearwater” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Rumba Island Bar & Grill

Rumba Island Bar & Grill
1800 Gulf to Bay Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33765
(727) 446-7027
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Ranked #19 of 556 Restaurants in Clearwater
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Good for: Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Romantic, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Dessert, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations, Takeout
Naples, FL
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7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Best Kept Secret in Clearwater”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2009

Get there early B4 5:45 for Great unique food...good seafood (the coconut shrimp is great, as well as the crabcakes); mashed sweet potatoes; cole slaw with pineapple; muffins, etc. All food cooked with unique Carribean flair. The early bird menu gives you a slightly smaller portion, but the prices are fantastic. Though not the best location on 60 Gulf-to-Bay, they have a Tiki Bar outside with a great Happy Hour. Try it out, you'll come back. Took my 80 year old father there a couple of times, now it's his favorite restaurant in Clearwater and his first choice of places to go when I get to town.

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Ottawa, Canada
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“Great seafood on Gulf to Bay Blvd”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2009

This restaurant has good quality seafood and bar-b-q. Early menu until 5:45 offers great prices. Very nice decor and outdoor seating as well.

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“Best food and outdoor seating in the city!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2008

Best food and outdoor seating in the city!

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