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Rusty's Seafood and Oyster Bar

628 Glen Cheek Dr, Cape Canaveral, FL 32920-4502
+1 321-783-2033
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“oysters” (178 reviews)
“gator bites” (27 reviews)
“ahi tuna” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
628 Glen Cheek Dr, Cape Canaveral, FL 32920-4502
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here for an early dinner while we watched the cruise ships go by. Can't beat the food and atmosphere!

1  Thank Harry S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived early for the specials and they did not disappoint. Drink prices are high however. Service was good and we were seated immediately.

Thank KenKonehead
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great view over water at the Port. Atmosphere great. Food was excellent. Highly recommend the Gator Tacos. Staff friendly and wonderful service.

Thank Tina D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointing. The fishy stench inside the restaurant was horrible. Moved outside to the open air patio and there were bees flying from table to table landing on food and drinks. The food used to be fresh and tasty here years ago when I used...More

Thank A Z
rustyrhett, Owner at Rusty's Seafood and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I’m sorry u had a bad experience . The bees we cannot control I’ve tried everything , trust me. I hate you will never come back I’d like to change that if you’d let me ? Rhett fisher

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic atmosphere, food,drinks , music, bartenders Joe and Blaine are great!!! Never disappointed here. The view of the port is wonderful. A must go to place for anyone who wants to feel like this was a good time.

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Other than you are on short timeframe and need to eat at the Cape, skip this place. I had the worst piece of blackened leather, I mean Mahi Mahi special at $28, that I've ever tried to saw thru and tried to chew and swallow....More

Thank moc4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Based on reviews I was expecting great things. Other than the baked oysters, which were very good, the rest of the food was surprisingly unimpressive. The gumbo was bland mush. The blackened tuna steak had no flavor. The mac n cheese was what one might...More

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to say by far, Rusty's did a superb job, with food, service, and atmosphere. we had a wonderful time with my husbands surprise 50th party, food was great, and I didn't have to worry about nothing, Rhet did an awesome job with helping...More

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wanted a nice place by the water. Well it was by the water but not the water we expected. Ask resort front desk for idea as to where to eat. She recommended the place. I knew when we got to the area it was not...More

1  Thank Beachy1966
rustyrhett, Owner at Rusty's Seafood and Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I’m sorry it wasn’t u expected . I don’t like those wind screens either so agree with u there . I can assure you we smoke our fish in house for our recipe. Happy holidays. Rhett Fischer

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I gave it another try, but I’ll never go back. It was as bad as before. There are much better places to go to. Don’t bother. The food was very spicy, AGAIN. It is just a tourist trap, IMO. Nice people on the staff, but...More

Thank wizardinfo
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February 7, 2017|
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Response from rustyrhett | Property representative |
We don't . Try Dixie crossroads . Thank you , rhett
February 1, 2017|
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Response from Tim L | Reviewed this property |
The best answer is to call them.
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August 25, 2016|
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Response from RoJac80 | Reviewed this property |
No reservations needed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $20
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 628 Glen Cheek Dr, Cape Canaveral, FL 32920-4502
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brevard County  >  Cape Canaveral
  • Phone Number: +1 321-783-2033
  • E-mail
WE now serve BREAKFAST Saturdays & Sundays 8am - 1030am. Founded in 1993, Rusty's Seafood & Oyster Bar is a restaurant, which also features an oyster bar outside on its large wood deck. The oyster bar offers steamed clams and mussels, raw or steamed oysters and fresh oysters Bernard. The restaurant s seafood items include seared ahi tuna, Maine lobster, grilled jumbo lump crab cakes, jumbo scallops and fried hand-breaded jumbo shrimp. Additional menu items are grilled, blackened or jerk chicken breast; house special sirloin; charburger; and dolphin, grouper and tuna sandwiches. Rusty's Seafood & Oyster Bar is located in Cape Canaveral, Fla.
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