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Wed, 2/20
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Antipasto Toscano (for 2)
Imported parma prosciutto, salame, premium mortadella, formaggio, redpeppers and black olives
Toasted garlic bread topped with fresh tomato, mozzarella, garlic, and fresh basil
Calamari Fritti
Glacier bay fried calamari, very tender, served with marinara sauce
Thin slices of premium beef tenderloin, arugola and imported parmesan cheese
Cozze Alla Marinara
Mussels sautéed with white wine, garlic, parsley and marinara sauce
Eggplant Rollatini
Sliced eggplant, rolled with ricotta, mascarpone cheeses and tomato sauce
Hearts of Romaine with Shrimp
Shrimp‎ sautéed in a white wine sauce, on a bed of fresh hearts of romaine
Escargot imported from france, baked on top of wild mushroom with garlic, parsley and butter sauce
Mozzarella Caprese
Premium mozzarella. Sliced ruskin tomatoes, tender basil, and balsamic vinegar
Tonno Alle Erbe
First choice tuna loin encrusted with herbs, grilled med. Rare with tomato aioli
Sponsored by: Cesare's

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. This place is a must!!!!!!
1. This place is a must!!!!!!
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2. Wonderful Service, Food & Staf
2. Wonderful Service, Food & Staf
"wonderful dining experience. If we could give it 6 stars we would."
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3. Very Good Italian Food
3. Very Good Italian Food
"For dessert, have anyone of there homemade dessert, you will love them"
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Both born and raised in Italy, our founders Cesare and Carlo, know what an authentic Italian meal means. Family and friends gathering around to enjoy each others company with a good glass of wine and the perfect dish. Savor Italy's finest flavors including our award winning lasagna and pastas. Real and hard to find Italian specialities such as pappardelle with imported porcini and wild mushrooms, veal ossobuco, filet mignon in a Brandy sauce, fresh fish and seafood, veal classics and homemade desserts. You can dine in or "al fresco" overlooking the water and Sand Key Bridge while being pampered by our professional staff.
$20 - $35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Late Night
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

By far, the BEST garlic and olive oil pasta I have ever had. Even my Sicilian born father was impressed!

Date of visit: February 2019
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Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed July 25, 2018

We went to Cesare's based on recommendations from friends who have been there. OMG what a great place for dinner. It is not fancy but no need to be when the food is so good. The pasta was like little silk pillows full of bliss....More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very, very, very tasty Italian food. Had the special- Sacatini- and veal. Chocolate mousse is decadent. Service was fabulous! One of the best Italian food I ever had!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ECSumi
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I'll start by saying upon arrival I was disappointed to see that contrary to the menu I saw OpenTable, they had removed gnocchi from their menu. Honestly, gnocchi is the entire reason I chose to eat here; however I will say that the Lasagna Verdi...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank N S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

On a trip to Clearwater Beach with my sons, we were hungry for Italian food and found Cesares to be highly rated. It certainly deserves the high rating. Food was delicious, service was expeditious; however, not rushed and there was plenty to take back to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mpg1845
Reviewed 6 days ago

While staying in Clearwater beach we visited Cesare's twice. It was a short walk from our hotel- We sat inside once, and then out on the porch on our second visit, which was a delight. Food was awesome and the service spot on. We our...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can’t say enough about the service we received, fantastic waiter. We got calamari appetizer and a seafood resoto and grouper francese. Everything was good, I was just a little disappointed in lack of flavor. Just expected a little more for the price.

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great surprise. Found this restaurant on Living Social. It did not disappoint! We loved the food and presentation.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Beevpa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a past Trip Advisor winner, but don't let that fool you. Pleasant ambience, cheery greeter, decent waiter. The owner must have a Frank Sinatra fetish as a steady stream of Frank's recorded songs were played one after the other the whole time we...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jay W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have reviewed this restaurant in the past but felt it was time to give it cudos again. It is consistently excellent. the service is friendly and proffesional. the food is always delicious, we have tried many things on the menu. the atmosphere is the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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August 26, 2018|
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Response from DMPMass | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can't answer we purchased.
March 20, 2018|
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Response from CarloV693 | Property representative |
Yes but limited. You should be able to find a space immediately or in a short amount of time
Susan G
April 24, 2017|
Response from CarloV693 | Property representative |
Yes, we do in a limited types ot format. Just ask your waiter. We don't charge extra for substitute GF pasta. regards Carlo
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