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Caroline's Dining on the River

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123 Water St, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1736
18506538139
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7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My breakfast was ok...eggs, bacon, toast. However, my husband was extremely disappointed with his eggs Benedict. Stick with the basics for breakfast and be prepared to pay a bit more than what it's worth. Maybe lunch or dinner is better but we probably won't try to find out.

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Thank Trudy B
forsyth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this place. Have eaten here dozens of times. But they march to their own pace. Don't get in a hurry. Enjoy your time looking at the water. For some reason they were closed on the Saturday night we tried to go. No notice.

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Thank deniseForsyth
Tallahassee, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good breakfast. Lemon pancakes were great. Waitress kind and friendly. A little warm inside but a great view of the river from big windows with lots of morning sunlight.

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Thank Thomas S
Inverness, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked in and were greeted by Samantha who seated us by a window overlooking the Apalachicola River. She was pleasant and we took her recommendation and ordered French Toast and crispy thick bacon and ham...we were very pleased with the service and quality of the food. The fresh squeezes orange juice still had some pulp and could have been... More 

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Thank Ron K
Fort Worth, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here for breakfast and the prices were insane! It is the most I have paid for a breakfast for my family, with the exception of a very good brunch, and it wasn't worth it. I got the eggs, ham and skillet fries. The skillet fries were over seasoned, the eggs were decent but the ham was nothing but... More 

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Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the screened porch to watch the water, but it was good we sat there because it was an hour before we got our rather bland food. The homemade chips were good. We also had to chase the waitstaff to get drink refills, and no one seemed interested in cleaning the tables that had left before we arrived.

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Thank samkapil
Lake Butler, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had breakfast here today! It was delicious! You get a lot of food for the price! We would definitely eat here again! We enjoyed sitting on the water and watching the boats come by!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the lunch on the outside deck. Oysters Key West were yummy. My hubby was glad to find corned beef hash served all day and the shrimp and mozza salad was delicious and plentiful. Pam took good care of us as well.

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Thank Helen R
Waleska, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Large portions, elegant dining room, and delicious breakfasts, main meals both in this "old Florida" setting with a full view of the Apalachicola River and flyover bridge. You will see shrimp and oyster boats plying the widest part of the river, as well as yachts and excursion craft coming and going while you enjoy great meals. Upstairs is the music... More 

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Marianna, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Great location and a great waitress ,Heather. I was skeptical about an omelet made with oysters, but after talking to Heather, I tried it. Wow, one of ,if not the best I have ever tried! The oysters are sautéed first and it was so tasty! Thanks Heather! My wife had the French toast and she said,(and I agree) it may... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8 - $26
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Water St, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1736
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Apalachicola
  • Phone Number: 18506538139

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