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Shrimp Boat Grill

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1020 Bloomingdale Ave, Brandon, FL 33511-6260
+1 813-571-5858
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (72 reviews)
“shrimp” (70 reviews)
“chowder” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1020 Bloomingdale Ave, Brandon, FL 33511-6260
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Reviewed September 28, 2016

It's a little noisy or was when we were there. A little past the prime lunch hour things got a lot more quiet. Service was excellent. I loved my fried shrimp with cole slaw and French fries.

1  Thank Susan S
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went here last night and had a terrific experience. Our server was very knowledgeable and told us all of the shrimp is Gulf shrimp and hand battered/ breaded. My wife had the salmon and requested no butter. With mixed teriyaki vegetables...More

1  Thank DottiesJim
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing meal! The ceviche was fresh and flavorful, the bacon cheddar grits were thick and smokey, and Dave and Eddie gave us tremendous service. Thanks for giving us a fantastic evening!

1  Thank Amy B
Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Great food, great service, but a little pricey. Waiter brought drink samples and dessert samples too. Nice atmosphere.

1  Thank PaulC15
Reviewed September 16, 2016

Really like what the Shrimp Boat has done to dining in Brandon. We needed something besides Red Lobster, and they do not disappoint. Everything on the menu was excellent. My only suggestion would be for the wait staff to have a little better handle on...More

1  Thank davidmeyer
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and never a disappointment. The chef makes the most fabulous sauces. The ceviche is the best I have ever had.

3  Thank Susan W
Reviewed September 7, 2016

The Shrimp Boat Grill has excellent food and service. I had a Shrimp and rice entree that was very very good. Very good atmosphere. We were seated in the new area, which was not in the room with the the live music... For us that...More

1  Thank hubbajrbus
Reviewed September 1, 2016

This is one of those places that you may pass by without thinking much of it. And that is a mistake. The food is outstanding and the drinks are great. We sat in their sun room which was a nice touch. It was bright but...More

3  Thank Matt M
Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

First time to visit this place, party of 7... seating was extremely tight... I opted for the daily special of prime rib sandwich with shrimp macaroni and cheese... about 1/2 way through the meal I had to flag the staff for my meal... somehow over...More

1  Thank Rick M
Reviewed August 25, 2016

We went here last night with friends and were we all blown away. They had been here a year ago or so, but another friend highly recommended it recently to us, so we went and what a treat! The chef is unbelievable. Everything we had...More

1  Thank Gigilarue2014
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February 3, 2017|
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Response from Al P | Property representative |
Yes, we have tablecloths in the enclosed patio. thanks!
February 8, 2016|
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Response from Aries4Play_63 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. On the weekends I would recommend it.
Loretta D
April 24, 2015|
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Response from annie t | Reviewed this property |
Changes every weekend, call ahead to find out and make a reservation, weekend nights are very busy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1020 Bloomingdale Ave, Brandon, FL 33511-6260
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brandon
  • Phone Number: +1 813-571-5858
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