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Tony's Seafood Restaurant

597 2nd St, Cedar Key, FL 32625-5121
+1 352-543-0022
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“chowder” (690 reviews)
“clams” (223 reviews)
“seafood” (149 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
597 2nd St, Cedar Key, FL 32625-5121
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371 - 380 of 1,387 reviews

Reviewed March 25, 2016

Can't be the award winning chowder. Other seafood dishes are equally well prepared. Service is prompt and friendly. Expect crowds at peak times

Thank Beachbenz63
Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

The chowder is great. This is a small restaurant so be repaired to wait especially if you have more than 2 people in your party. But the wait is worth it.

Thank Ken L
Reviewed March 25, 2016

We had an early dinner. My husband and I had fried fish, shrimp and scallops. Everything tasted so fresh and it was cooked perfectly. My son had the seafood po boy - which he ate every bite of. We all had awesome clam chowder. We...More

Thank Terri S
Reviewed March 24, 2016

My husband and I ate an early dinner with my son and his friend. My husband and I had the fried seafood lunch. We live here in Florida and it was the best fish, shrimp and scallops we've had in a long time. My son...More

Thank Travis S
Reviewed March 24, 2016

stopped while visiting. friends had been to Tony`s last year and told me about the restaurant. We both had the clam chowder made with local farmed clams - I could taste the freshness and sweetness of the clams - it was delicious along with a...More

Thank ExecChef
Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

We brought back a huge burger, awesome seafood po' boy. we ordered chowder but they forgot it...that was OK because we were able to go back the next day and pick a fresh bowl up....it was amazing to eat the night we got home from...More

Thank GingerHaney
Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

My friend and I knew we had to eat the famous chowder and we were not disappointed. We sat outside with great service and good.

Thank Marilyn N
Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately, we chose the wrong day for lunch. The wait time very long because the staff wasn' t in my opinion organized to handle a group plus the lunch crowd. The clam chowder was the best however the fish sandwich and poor boy not work...More

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed March 21, 2016

Teriyaki shrimp and crab stuffed shrimp were outstanding. The shrimp were perfectly cooked, sweet and tender. The salad was average, but the house made dressing was good. Now the world champion chowder - it was very good, but a bit on the peppery side for...More

Thank TomFNY
Reviewed March 20, 2016

We stop by this week and loved the clam chowder and the shrimp. I had the shrimp platter and my husband had the mixed seafood plate. We thought it was a bit spendy. I had one glass of wine and my husband had 1 beer...More

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Questions & Answers
April 24, 2017|
Response from tonyschowder | Property representative |
Hi-Thank you for your interest in joining us. Call the restaurant (352)543-0022 and the staff will be happy to assist you.
Linda O
April 21, 2017|
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Response from Patrick R | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about steamers either, just had the award winning chowder.
April 17, 2017|
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Response from happycamper8314 | Reviewed this property |
Never heard of that salad. Didn't look for it on the menu. You may want to go online and see if their menu is listed, or, give them a call. Sorry, wish I had more info.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $20
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 597 2nd St, Cedar Key, FL 32625-5121
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Cedar Key
  • Phone Number: +1 352-543-0022
  • E-mail
PLEASE NOTE: Seasonal Restaurant Hours: October- November 2016 Monday thru Thursday 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM ( NOT OPEN FOR DINNER) Friday thru Sunday 11:00 AM -8:00 PM Please call ahead to verify hours before making long drives from far away.
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