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Tarpon Bay

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5001 Coconut Rd, Bonita Springs, FL 34134 (Tamiami Trail-41)
(239) 390-4295
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5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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naples fl
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279 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 244 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife is a seafood snob since we live by the gulf, and she said is was one of the best dinners she had in a long time. Great service!

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Palm Harbor, Florida, United States
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199 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chef Gaston Javier Sanchez has done an outstanding job of creating a culinary experience t remember. The oysters were fresh and plentiful, The Tarpon Trio is a great sampler of calamari, lobster mac n cheese, and shrimp potstickers that are full of flavor. The seafood de mare over a unique pappardelle was nothing short of excellent, and the strawberry short... More 

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Freehold, New Jersey
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59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Simple - BEST SEAFOOD I have had in a long time. The lobster bisque is a must! - It is a bit pricey! But worth it!

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Thank RPD58
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

We recently returned from a family vacation at the Hyatt in Bonita Springs. We were relaxing and also celebrating our daughter's high school graduation and birthday. Seven us had a wonderful meal at Tarpon Bay. When we arrived a few minutes before our reservation, we were told that a large party just left and if we would be willing to... More 

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Boca Raton, FL
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

Nice looking place with a Key West vibe. the food is tremendously lacking in creativity. What the food sacrifices in flavor, it makes up for, and then some, in high prices. would not recommend dining here.

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Tallahassee, Florida
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206 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

We had a wonderful dining experience at Tarpon Bay. The food was excellent and the service, friendly and attentive. Wonderful seafood - fresh and perfectly cooked. Great place for date night.

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Atlanta
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110 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Tarpon Bay did not disappoint. From the minute we sat down with Henry, it was first class. The raw oysters and the octopus as appetizers were both excellent. The mozzarella salad was a nice twist on this classic. We ordered the seared sea bass and the Florida shrimp. Both really good choices. We could not decide who's was the best.... More 

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Harbor Springs, Michigan
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135 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Nice setting, nice staff and way over priced! Trio app priced @ $24 was hard pot stickers, calamari with breading falling off and a mac & cheese with lobster (lobster the only good part of the dish). Entree's were Black Grouper that was over cooked and very small portion @$34.00 The Whole Red snapper was a mess of food. Topped... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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130 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Here for the first time and a friendly and professional welcome. Overall ambiance was tropical with views over the pool area and tiki torches with fire pits outside. Meal was superb with abundant fresh fish selections and sharing appetizers and sides. Fish can be done with 5 signature options or to your liking Excellent wine selection, Well done and will... More 

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South Bend, Indiana
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73 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

Very nice restaurant on Hyatt property. Seafood excellent. Only place I've ever been that offers a ceviche bar!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $50
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5001 Coconut Rd, Bonita Springs, FL 34134
    (Tamiami Trail-41)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Bonita Springs
  • Phone Number: (239) 390-4295

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?