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The Tap Room at the Owl Cafe

75 Commerce St, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1740
+1 850-653-1910
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck fries” (65 reviews)
“crab dip” (29 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
75 Commerce St, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1740
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I just spent 3 days in Appalachicola. I went to Owl Tap Room every day for dinner. They have absolutely the best raw oysters and fried Gulf Shrimp. Excellent service. This was my third Appalachicola visit in just over a year. Love it.

Thank Wayne C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a gr8 Happy Hour.. Don't miss it! Good craft beer selection and good happy hour dishes. Also have a good wine selection. Fill bar!

Thank WorldlyTraveler2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a couple of appetizers and a few beers one evening and really enjoyed it. They have a nice selection of beers on tap, including most of the Oyster City beers. The fried oysters were fantastic as always, Had some great homemade bread too. The...More

Thank joe s
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We have been meaning to try this place for several months. It shares the kitchen with the Owl Cafe which we have found to be hit and miss. We grabbed a table and ordered drinks which were not only prepared perfectly, but they were generously...More

Thank Michael Y
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Been here a ton of times. I'm not a fried food fan but the fried oysters and gulf shrimp are flippin crazy good. The staff is awesome. Full bar. A tad pricey but will keep going back.

Thank 40ozDistrict
Reviewed June 24, 2018

The drinks here are fabulous. We had the duck fries, which were so delicious and sinful. I loved the decor also.

Thank slkp1717
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

We got in to Apalachicola about 9pm after traveling most of the day. We went to 3 restaurants that were already closed. One of the locals told us the Tap room would be open until 10. They were. It is a nice bar/restaurant on a...More

Thank r3sons
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Visiting Apalachicola area for a week to celebrate Father’s Day, and was highly recommended to dine at the Tap room by several locals. Upon walking in, noticed the restaurant to be fairly crowded and began to build an excitement to taste the food. Unfortunately, when...More

Thank Matthew A
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

The tap room is a favorite of our. Try the Duck fries and wings. Great prices especially at happy hour. Great service too!

Thank loralei777
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

Just barfood! Lots of Beer! Best thing was the duck fries. Oysters were cut into tiny pieces. Shrimp tasted frozen. Oh well. Won't be back.

Thank Sherwin23
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September 13, 2016|
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Response from Mycoman | Reviewed this property |
I believe that only service dogs are permitted inside (have to by law). I know because my daughter has one and my wife and I took him (dressed in his vest) without her and the manager queried us with respect to presence... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Commerce St, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1740
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Apalachicola
  • Phone Number: +1 850-653-1910
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