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Watercolour Grillhouse

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Thu, 4/18
8:00 PM

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene

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Lobster Bisque
Lobster, sherry creme fraiche
Jumbo Lump Crab Cake
Julienne vegetables, key lime mustard
$2.50 each
Colossal Shrimp Cocktail
Served with citrus cocktail sauce
Double Hummus & Crisp Sea Salt Lavosh
harissa & roasted pine nuts, roasted red pepper
$1.50 each
Hand Shucked Oysters
cocktail sauce, fresh lemon
Lobster Ravioli
lobster chunks, wild mushroom, ricotta, tomato vodka sauce
Cheese Board
aged cheddar, Danish brie, Maytag bleu, crostini, local honey, spiced nuts & mixed olives
Angry Mussels
peppered bacon, serrano chilies, vidalia onions, broth
Toasted Coconut Shrimp
jumbo shrimp, corn relish, sriracha, mango puree
Street Tacos
grilled fish, salsa fresca
Chop House Salad
Chopped greens, bacon, bleu cheese, cucumber, tomato, red onion, oregano, garlic crouton, and apple cider vinaigrette
Iceberg Wedge
Tomato, onion, bacon, and bleu cheese dressing
Caesar Salad
Shaved parmesan reggiano, anchovies
Beefsteak Tomato & Mozzarella
Red onion and balsamic vinaigrette
"Greek Style"
Chopped romaine, beefsteak tomatoes, olives, english cucumbers, tomatoes, chick peas, feta, red wine vinaigrette
Napa Salad
Baby spinach, fresh greeen beans, almonds, avocado, grapes, dried cranberries, sunflower seeds, goat cheese, honey poppyseed dressing
Vegetarian "Tasting"
Quinoa citrus salad, grilled vegetables, soft tacos, brown rice, condiments
Sirloin & Crabcake
5oz sirloin & jumbo lump crabcake, hand cut fries & asparagus
Lobster Spaghetti
Chunks of lobster with basil, roasted garlic and onions, peppers and parmesan tossed in our chef’s own alfredo sauce
Seafood Combination
shrimp, crabcake, scallops, grouper, hand cut fries, housemade slaw
Mix Grill Board
grilled chicken, beef, shrimp, vegetables, condiments
Chicken with Lemon & Oregano
slow grilled, basted w/ olive oil & garlic, brown rice & asparagus
Grilled Porkchop
maple, mustard, pretzel crusted, sweet potato fries & asparagus
Carmelized Sea Scallops
wild mushroom risotto, grana padana parmesan, toasted hazelnuts, spinach, balsamic drizzle
Tenderloin Sandwich
sliced grilled tenderloin, steak sauce, bleu cheese, crispy onion strings, toasted ciabatta & choice of side
Grilled Salmon B.A.T
maple pepper bacon, avocado, tomato, salsa verde, grilled sourdough & choice of side
Grouper Sandwich
lemon aioli, lettuce, tomato, toasted baguette & choice of side
(All of our steaks are accompanied with a grillhouse salad)
Filet Mignon (6 Oz)
Extremely tender steak, cut small
New York Strip (14 Oz)
Close trimmed, boneless and super flavor
Bone-in Ribeye (22 Oz)
Well marbled, great flavor, cooked on the bone
Filet Mignon (12 Oz)
Extremely tender steak, cut large
Porterhouse (24 Oz)
Two steaks in one, ny and filet
T-Bone (16oz)
Two steaks in one
Flatiron Steak (8oz)
Top Sirloin (10oz)
Filet and Lobster Tail
(Fresh fish and seafoods are served with a grillhouse salad)
6oz Grouper
6oz Mahi
6oz Salmon
6oz Sea Bass
6oz Sea Scallops
6oz Snapper
6oz Tilapia
6oz Tuna
King Crab
Presplit from alaska
Yukon Gold Garlic Mashed
Hash Brown
Jumbo Asparagus
Creamed Spinach
Idaho Baked Potato
Onion Straws
Broccoli Hollandaise
Hand-Cut French Fries
Sweet Potato Fries
Florida Key Lime Pie
With key lime coulis
Creme Brulee
With fresh strawberries & whipped cream
Milk & Cookies
Carnegie Deli Style Cheesecake
With fresh seasonal berries & whipped cream
Skyscraper Chocolate Mousse Cake
With a bailey’s irish cream sauce
Krispy Kreme Bread Pudding
Minature Cupcakes
selection of three
$2.00 each
Mini Indulgences
chocolate peanut butter mouse, key lime pie, banana pudding, raspberry chocolate chip cannoli, pecan pie w/ whip cream, fresh berries, brownie trifle, carrot cake
Mini Indulgence Tray
Selection of nine
Aspen Coffee
Grand marnier, frangelico & bailey’s
Italian Coffee
Amaretto disarona, tia maria & whipped cream
Ybor Coffee
Licor 43 layered with cappuccino
Espresso VSOP
Rémy martin VSOP & crème de cocoa with a double shot of espresso and whipped cream
Inniskillin Icewine
Penfolds "Grandfather" Port
Taylor Fladgate 20 Year Tawny
Peter Layman, Semillon
Taylor Fladgate 10 Year Tawny
Louis Xiii
Hennessey XO
Remy Martin XO
Courvoisier XO
Larrasingle Armagnac VSOP
Remy Martin VSOP
Courvoisier VSOP
Hennessy VSOP
Come into our Lounge and see Alexa and Rick and try Our New 5, 10, 20 Menu!
$40 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
American, Steakhouse, Seafood
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Restaurant is in Marriott Hotel. Pricy but an elegant dining experience. Beautiful presentation, delicious steaks and seafood and fabulous desserts. This establishment is on Sand Key, just a short ride south on Gulf View Blvd. Don’t forget to call “Free Beach Rides” to get you...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank dickota
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant in the past; we like it so much, we had to return! The breads served before the meal are very unique and delicious, especially the crostini. We ordered the Sea Scallops and a 6-oz. Filet--both were prepared perfectly. We also ordered...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank DeeDee164
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only dined here for the included breakfast buffet with our reservation. It was actually comical how poor this buffet was. We were so sad that we didn't get to try some of the breakfast options next door because we had the included breakfast here....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank SunDrea
Michael M, General Manager at Watercolour Grillhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear SunDrea, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us on your breakfast experience. We are so sorry you did not enjoy our buffet. I can certainly understand your frustrations with what you described but can assure you that has not been the typical experience....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I are staying at the hotel this restaurant is located in and after a long flight we were later for dinner and wanted something close and filling. We walked downstairs and with out a reservation they were able to find us a...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 841christineg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We saw some earlier reviews that talked about the slow service but this was ridiculous! We waited over 1.5 hrs for our food after we ordered it! The wait staff was working very hard to keep everyone happy but the wait ruined our meal. As...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank D2745VHdanielr
Michael M, General Manager at Watercolour Grillhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear D2745VHdanielr, Thank you for providing us with this feedback and we are terribly sorry for the challenge you experienced with our timeliness on your meal service. Our goal is to always provide a great meal in both quality and timeliness. Although we had some...More

Reviewed February 14, 2019

So even if its Valentines Day one would have expected a much more diverse fixed price menu! Poor choice although what was on offer was well cooked My wife's fish was good and my steak was excellent. Dessert choice was very poor. This was a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank john l
PhilR2066, Manager at Watercolour Grillhouse, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2019

Hi John, Thank you for you honest feedback on your review. It seems we have fallen short of your expectations and for that I apologize. I have taken the challenges you faced during your experience and shared them with the necessary hotel leadership to ensure...More

Reviewed December 27, 2018 via mobile

We made a reservation for Christmas dinner at Watercolor Grillhouse and had high hopes based on the location (inside the Marriott) and the pricey limited menu designed for the holiday. When you are only fixing a few different dishes, it would be easy to perform...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 56mariak
PhilR2066, Manager at Watercolour Grillhouse, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2018

Dear 56mariak, I want to thank you for your honest review on Watercolour Grillhouse during your visit on Christmas day. I want to apologize for not meeting your expectations and let you know that I have taken your feedback and shared it with the necessary...More

Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went to dinner for our Anniversary and were pleasantly surprised to find out it was Jazz Night! We had outstanding service from Laura! We found this gem of a restaurant on the intercoastal we had heard so much about! My wife...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Roam16038036424
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Vacationing with family in Indian Rocks Beach, my sister has eaten here and loves it. We were celebrating our stepmom's 90th birthday early while we were down. My husband and I had the carmalized scallops and they absolutely scrumptious! We had a leisurely dinner followed...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank br878
Michael M, General Manager at Watercolour Grillhouse, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2018

Dear br878, Thank you for sharing this with us. We are so happy you enjoyed your dinner experience with our team and enjoyed the ambience of Watercolour Grillhouse. We hope you can join us again the next time you come to town.

Reviewed August 27, 2018

We ate here while staying at the hotel and we had the best service as well as food! Our waiter was super friendly and quick. The food was absolutely amazing and my children felt like kings and queens at dinner. The kids meal came with...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank K4135FSnicoleb
Michael M, General Manager at Watercolour Grillhouse, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Dear K4135FSnicoleb, Thank you for sharing your amazing experience with Watercolour's!! Our team will be thrilled to know how much you enoyed your evening with us. We hope to welcome you back again soon.

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Greta C
November 14, 2015|
Response from Michael M | Property representative |
Thank you for considering Watercolour for your Thanksgiving plans. In addition to an incredible brunch we will be offering a modified dinner menu with some special Thanksgiving options. I've listed a few below. Please let... More
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