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Tin Can Cafe

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307 S Myrtle Ave, Frnt, Clearwater, FL 33756-5524
(727) 446-3354
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Clearwater, Florida
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've lived in Clearwater for 30 years and somehow not managed to eat at the Tin Can Cafe until last week. I only went because I was looking on Trip Advisor for a new breakfast place and I kept seeing the great ratings for it. I'm thrilled I went and intend to go back soon and bring my wife. Their... More 

Thank Peter G
Clearwater, Florida
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The kind of place you find in small towns. Lots of local junk on the shelves and a lot of quiet people eating breakfast. The prices are good and the coffee is endless. This was my daughter's suggestion as she lives in Clearwater. We now have a family breakfast meeting spot.

Thank Florida207
Tampa Bay FL
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great local establishment with massive sized breakfast offerings. A downtown Clearwater institution. Old school feel with genuine people behind the counter.

1 Thank Jay R
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125 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here on the way to the airport after a long weekend at the beach. What a great decision! This place is as big as a tin can, with less than 10 tables and a few counter stools. They serve all the regular comfort breakfast favorites, in fairly large portions. We tried the pancakes and French... More 

1 Thank Jim K
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

The prices are very reasonable plus you receive nice portion sizes. I have only been here for breakfast. Everyday they have great specials. Its a small restaurant inside but the service is very fast. You receive your food in no time i have never waited along time for food here. Kudos keep doing whatever you are doing.

1 Thank Alecia C
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4 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I drove 45 minutes to get to the Tin Can. We arrived at 12:40p.m. (there was no Closed sign on the door), as we were about to enter the restaurant (door was open) we were not allowed in. A very rude older woman placed the "closed" sign on the door in front of our faces. Restaurant was... More 

Thank 70karelf
Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

Another must on my travels to Clearwater Beach. Love their patty melt and eggs w/ skirt steak both delish. It's a small place but low budget and worth the wait for a table.

Thank originate
Clearwater, Florida
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64 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

There is usually a wait to get in this place, so the four of us were very excited to finally have an opportunity to eat here. Parking is plentiful. As the name suggests, the place is small, really small. There is a positive energy inside and most diners seem happy to be here. The place was dirty, sticky and unappetizing.... More 

1 Thank Cheryl C
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here with my wife after reading so many positive reviews, and we were not disappointed! We shared a skillet ($2 extra if you want to share a breakfast) that was plenty for both of us. Looking around at the other tables, portions appear to be very generous here! Decent coffee, which never ran out due to the outstanding service!... More 

Thank David M
Denver, Colorado
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127 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016

We found this by searching Trip Advisor and were so very glad we did. It was a bit of a drive from our Sand Key hotel but well worth the effort. Breakfast was quick, great portion sizes, and done in the diner style we like. The service was outstanding and the severs were extremely friendly. It is small with room... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 307 S Myrtle Ave, Frnt, Clearwater, FL 33756-5524
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Clearwater
  • Phone Number: (727) 446-3354
Undistinguished cinder block building housing very distinguished breakfast menu. Try the 7 oz. Angus steak and 3 eggs for $4.79. Then try the fantastic pork chops and eggs. This is definitely a locals joint, but it welcoms newcomers.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?