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Cortez Kitchen

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4528 119th Street West, Cortez, FL
941 798 9404
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Bradenton, Florida, USA
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Eating right on water where the fishing boats come in. Music was good and quite homey. Looking out over the water and watching the moon rise made you think of old time Florida. Food was very good.

Thank sharonwilson39
Spring Hill, Florida
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

very good food & reasonable prices. view is very nice. service is excellent.entertainment is sporadic. we would return.

Thank Gail-lou
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place rocks!!! Good food at great prices. Fabulous music and old Florida charm. This is one of our favorite places to go and have a good time.

Thank Chuck C
Illinois City, Illinois
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are always on the look out for unique dining experiences. Cortez Kitchen did not disappoint. The Restaurant is Old Florida. By that I mean, nothing fancy, looks to be a warehouse shed building on the bay. All around the restaurant is a big boat garage and repairs going on. The restaurant is all outdoor. If you are looking for... More 

1 Thank Carol W
Marlow, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We popped in for lunch and were not disappointed. This restaurant is tucked away next to a working boat yard. We just love this old Floridian scenery which you get in Cortez. The food was very good, it was the usual selection of fish and burgers and the service was also good.

Thank EnglishLady
Orlando, Florida
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The grouper sandwich was tasteless. The sweet potato fries were not good. The broccoli was delicious and was cook perfectly. Fried oysters were delicious but there were only 6 in our order. The live music was outstanding!

Thank lovetheblues67
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

AWFUL, My wife and I went there for lunch. She had the fish tacos $10.00 and I had the grilled chicken sandwich $10.00 and we both had water. Service was good. Wife's tacos.... where was the fish? For ten bucks there should have been at least a couple more ounces. It was sparse at best. Very little lettuce and cheese... More 

Thank Raymond S
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Really cool place to eat. It's on the water, people are awesome. You have to have hush puppies. Hamburgers and other American food is available. Bar is cool also they have love music sometimes.

Thank Terry H
Sarasota, Florida
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172 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

We stopped in here last night for dinner. There was a group of 5 of us. We started with the clams. They were really good. Then for dinner we all had something different but it was all good. The various items we ordered were The Cuban sandwich & hush puppies, the blackened grouper sandwich, the buffalo grouper sandwich, conch fritters... More 

Thank Laura P
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7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Lots of food on your plate, great potatoes, quick with the coffee too. Fills up fast in the morning.

Thank Donald G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4528 119th Street West, Cortez, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Cortez
  • Phone Number: 941 798 9404

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