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Shrimp Boat Grill

1020 Bloomingdale Ave, Brandon, FL 33511-6260
+1 813-571-5858
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (76 reviews)
“shrimp” (70 reviews)
“carrot cake” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1020 Bloomingdale Ave, Brandon, FL 33511-6260
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Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

LOVED Shrimp Boat when it was on Lumsden, had a great ' seafood joint' feel, great service and really good food. Now it feels like a country kitchen with a very modern bar, service is not very good. Food is still ok, au gratin potatoes...More

2  Thank parkerhouse94
Reviewed July 3, 2016

Always a good place to eat. They were in a smaller area but became so popular that they moved to a larger building which is always a good sign. Place is friendly, not to loud and service is good.

2  Thank Schirey N
Reviewed July 3, 2016

First time to this restaurant at new location. Went to lunch with wife. I had boiled shrimp cold for entree and a potato pancake. Both were very good but the potato pancake was to die for - crunchy on the outside and mashed potatoey inside....More

2  Thank TampaTornado
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant with nice atmosphere. Food is consistent and delicious. I have been there several times and will be going back. I especially love their shrimp and grits! I highly recommend this restaurant.

2  Thank Rosalie211
Reviewed June 27, 2016

We all enjoyed the food very much however did take a while before we finally got our food. There is a nice selection of items to choose from the menu. They also have a separate menu/special where you can chose from several items - appetizer,...More

2  Thank Countrygal063
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed dinner for Father's Day. We're new to the area and will definitely go back! Service was good and prime rib was worth it alone. We would drive a good distance to eat the prime rib again.

1  Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

We had the stuffed flounder, grouper Oscar, and some broiled scallops. Not to mention some special chef made appetizers and an out of this world dessert with homemade ice-cream. The chef and staff were very accomodating. The best seafood restaurant I've been to and my...More

1  Thank Jessica B
Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Went here back in april we were a party of 5 and all we had was exellent from appetizers to our meals.. Dinning room was well matched and service exellent!! I reccomend this place

1  Thank aspalatios
Reviewed June 22, 2016

The best restaurant to eat at in the Brandon area. I have had allot of their fish dishes. Always fresh and deliciously prepared. They buy their fish fresh and locally. Always a pleasure to go there. Bar is great (JC), dinning area magnificent. Service superb.

1  Thank James K
Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Everything was amazing the food and service was good. Lamar was a great server. He made the experience even better with his suggestions. The grouper was the best I've had in a long time.

1  Thank Betty A
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Questions & Answers
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
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Bar scene, Kids, Families with children
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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