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Bait House

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45 Causeway Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767-2003
+1 727-446-8134
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“fresh fish” (58 reviews)
“tuna nachos” (26 reviews)
“wahoo” (21 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
45 Causeway Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767-2003
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141 - 150 of 656 reviews

Reviewed March 7, 2017

Likely the best fish tacos I have ever had in my life. The staff was really friendly and it is in a great location (albeit a bit hard to find at first - it is literally in the back of a bait shop). We will...More

Thank 733kevins
Reviewed March 7, 2017

Absolutely one of the best seafood restaurants I have dined in lately. Casual attire , friendly attentive service by waitstaff . wonderful entrée called the drunken shrimp. Chef Wes cooked it up perfect . The peel and eat shrimp was in ample quanity and delicious....More

Thank arlene b
Reviewed March 7, 2017 via mobile

Yes the reviews are true! Visited here for Lunch. The setting is awesome! Service was very good. And you can't beat the food. It was fresh as can be and was outstanding. We will visit again!

Thank Ouryeguy
Reviewed March 6, 2017

Located in Clearwater Marina this doesn't look like much but what a greta little gem. You walk through a bait store with poles, bait and shrimp tanks on each side to get to the back dock. Once there you can sit at a little bar...More

Thank captainron2017
Reviewed March 6, 2017

Had Wahoo fish tacos, off the hook fresh, nice craft beer selection, cool little spot with island vibe, friendly staff.

Thank Charles E
Reviewed March 5, 2017

My hub and I had the fish tacos the first dinner, and a shrimp and fish cake the second dinner. We both like the atmosphere of casual dining on a dock. Yes, you walk through the bait shop, and it's all fun. I ordered the...More

Thank Bryan S
Reviewed March 3, 2017

Happened upon the Bait House. We ate lunch. They have an outside deck over the water. The fresh fish is excellent. Try the homemade hot sauce, don't over do it. The service is top notch. This is not a fancy place. It really is a...More

Thank Lowcountryangler
Reviewed February 26, 2017

Went here on a recommend. Sit right on the end of the pier and enjoy a beverage. Beer & wine. I hear the food is great, but didnt eat. Pelicans sit on the post right in front of you, is awesome. Nice relaxing stop

Thank David B
Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

After an afternoon of fishing, my husband and I brought the fish we caught here to be prepared. We got blackened fish tacos and grilled and sauteed filets as well. They were delicious as well as all the sides they brought with them. Great location...More

Thank Kimberley R
Reviewed February 21, 2017

In the end of the marina is this little restaurant/bar hidden. My family thought we were in the wrong place at first. Bait house feels genuin and very personal and that everyone is welcome. We had great fish and good laughs at this place!

Thank mariekexet
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Questions & Answers
July 26, 2017|
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Response from Carol M | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe they serve crab or lobster
Denise M
August 21, 2016|
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Response from Rachel P | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can. A large party was dining when we last visited.
Denise M
August 21, 2016|
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Response from dcline1 | Reviewed this property |
No the bait house is basically under the Causeway
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Causeway Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767-2003
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Clearwater
  • Phone Number: +1 727-446-8134
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