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The staff, and I at the Country Skillet promise to make your experience a very special one. We have been here almost 40 years, and have thousands of satisfied customers. Do we alway get it perfect? No, of course not, but we will fix, and own, any shortcomings we may have made during your meal. I'm a happy fellow, and I want everyone to be happy. Thanks for stopping by, and checking us out. Steve
PRICE RANGE
$3 - $10
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Diner
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service
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Reviewed April 13, 2021

We were driving home from our vacation when we stopped by for Brinner or "breakfast for dinner". The atmosphere was very homey, and it was very clean. We were seated quickly and served up some great sweet tea. We ordered a ham and cheese omelet...with potatoes, a dinner salad, and a cheeseburger. It was all good and really hit the spot after all those chain restaurants in Orlando. Sometimes, you just need an omelet for dinner. hahaha The staff seemed to know all the customers very well. Our waitress, Tina checked on us often and even chatted with us about our trip. We will be back soon.More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed April 10, 2021 via mobile

My wife, Bonnie, and I visited the Country Skillet, Saturday, 4/10/21, for Breakfast, which is also served through lunch. Our waitress, Bella, as always, is the "Best"--a "Pro." Quick, efficient, knowledgeable and great "sense of humor." The food is always delicious, plentiful, and on-time. Great...decor, great at Christmas season, inside-and-out. The Owner & his Son are very congenial and appreciative of your business. So, check it out; I believe that you will enjoy the experience. Plus, as mentioned above, have Bella serve you!More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed December 31, 2020

We stopped by here for lunch while running errands in the area. The location appeared to be clean and fairly well-maintained with ample off-street parking. The staff were all professional and friendly and while they were wearing face masks, most wore them only over their...mouths and not their noses. The corned beef hash my wife had was homemade and she said it was very good. My turkey club was also very good though it is made with thinly sliced deli turkey and not freshly sliced turkey. My side salad was larger than what you get at most restaurants. All in all, I would recommend this place for a good meal however, their sanitation and COVID protocols could be tightened up a bit.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed November 26, 2020

Just returned from Thanksgiving Dinner at the Country Skillet and it was simply outstanding!!! Turkey rice soup for the appetizer, I had the Turkey with all the trimmings, my wife the Country Ham with all the trimmings. Apple and Pecan pie for dessert and we...are stuffed!!!! Just like being at home!!!! The staff went all out the prepare and serve this fabulous meal!!! Great food, great service, great atmosphere!!!! Thank you.More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed October 16, 2020 via mobile

Visiting family in the area. Looking for Sunday morning breakfast. The Country Skillet was not disappointing. We were shown a table immediately. I had the New Orleans French Toast. Oh, my goodness! Thick slices of French toast topped with strawberries, bananas, pralines and whipped cream....It was absolutely delicious. Not overwhelming like you might think. Just delicious. Others enjoyed scrambled eggs, bacon, home fried potatoes and omelets. All were enjoyed immensely. The coffee was continually refilled. Our waitress was Isabella. She was a great waitress. Answered our questions with a smile and was very friendly. Our wait was short for our food. Did I tell you the restaurant had a large among of customers? The restaurant was clean and the restrooms were clean. The prices were very reasonable.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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strizis11, Owner at Country Skillet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2020

Thank you Betty for sharing this with us. I can't wait for you to return. Steve

Reviewed October 11, 2020 via mobile

Delicious! We stopped on our way to the airport. Quick service and large portions too!! I would definitely go back.

Date of visit: October 2020
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strizis11, Owner at Country Skillet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2020

Thank you, Connie. See you on the return trip. Steve

Reviewed September 2, 2020

My family of 6 was in town visiting Clearwater Beach for a week in Aug during Covid. We were looking for a great all day breakfast place and boy did we luck out with this place! The waitresses were sooo nice. Very friendly and helpful....Everything was clean and they were so great with my kids. My 4 sons (15 yrs and under) each found something they wanted becuase the variety and selections were many on the menu. The Monte Cristo Sandwhich was perfect. Biscuits and Gravy with eggs, devine. We had pancakes and all the sides and man, it was so good. I was honestly surprised. After all the meals we spent tons of money on down by beach, THIS was the best home cooked type feast. Fresh and fast! Wow! Thank you to all the employees who took care of my UTAH family. We felt your southern hospitality!!More

Date of visit: August 2020
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strizis11, Owner at Country Skillet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2020

Eden, thank you so much for the kind words. I will definitely be sharing this with the staff. They all work so hard to make every meal an enjoyable one. Hope to see you soon again.

Reviewed June 17, 2020

There is not a single item on the menu that i have tried, that was not absolutely delicious. whether your dining in, picking up, or ordering through an app, the food is amazing every time. The staff is also awesome as well. dining in service...is top notch. I even had an issue with my app order and was able to call and fix, and the person was helpful and friendly. Best place for breakfast, lunch, or dinner!!!!!More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed May 23, 2020 via mobile

OMG, this place is so good. I had the french TOAST, It was a VANILLA CUSTARD type. So delicious. Some of the others had Shrimp & Grits, and pancakes. Equally good. I cant wait to go back there. Ita my new go to place.

Date of visit: May 2020
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strizis11, Owner at Country Skillet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2020

Thank you so much! It is one of my favorite dishes. We use a fresh natural Brioche, and make it with farm fresh eggs heavy whipping cream, Madagascar vanilla. So good that many don’t even use syrup anymore.

Reviewed May 22, 2020 via mobile

Steve – Matt.... And the staff at the country skillet will make you laugh. The food is good they give you plenty too. The portions are generous at the skillet. Atmosphere five-star, cleanliness five star, physical appearance of the skillet five star. I really enjoy...eating at the skillet awesome breakfast served all day.I go there for breakfast lunch and dinner. Lenny in Largo Florida.If you are new to Clearwater come on out and eat at the country skillet they open at 6:30 AM daily.We love the skillet great food and lots of it.More

Date of visit: May 2020
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strizis11, Owner at Country Skillet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2020

Thank you Lenny, for taking the time to visit us, and for this very nice review. We miss you and Mario so much.

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Country Skillet Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4