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Charlie's Fish House

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224 NW US Highway 19, Crystal River, FL 34428-3933
+1 352-795-3949
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Seafood without breaking the bank.. great staff.. all cooked to order .. fresh right off the boat flavors ... beautiful waterside .. a piece to a perfect trip ! Excellent value

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Pensacola, Florida
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Just got in to hotel after 5 hour drive. Charlie's near the hotel. They were very busy and apparently had a bus tour in. For us service was slow and food was not hot when it arrived. Lovely deck, but top rail obstructs view of River when seated.

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Livonia, Michigan
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Arrived at 3:30. Lunch menu ended at 3. Had lobster bisque and a salad so it was, in effect, lunch. Bisque had huge chunks of lobster and was delicious. We sat out on the deck and enjoyed the sunshine. Food was good and so was the service. Prices were very reasonable. We would certainly go back.

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Thank MaryPat M
California
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157 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We visit Charlie's Fish House every time we visit Crystal River. It is a solid choice for dinner with something for everyone on the menu. We always get fish of some sort, and it is always delicious.

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Thank GreekamericanMom
Rochester, Michigan
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stopped at Charlies, my wife had Shrimp and Scallops which tasted good but the meal was not hot, it was just luke warm. I was disappointed that my wife did not tell the waitress but, my wife said they probably would have nuked the meal and the seafood would be overdone. The waitress never checked how the meal was. I... More 

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PA
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98 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The soup was salty. The snails were just average. Good waitress.If you want to sit outside, you will have to wait almost 20 minutes.. There is limited seating outside.Prices were fair. However I would not recommend this place.

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Thank MRP57
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Good was excellent but our waitress only checked on us 1 time. Had to sit and wait along time for Bill, we finally just got up and went to register.

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Thank Pamela L
Michigan City, Indiana
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96 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I just HAD to get coconut shrimp again and it was fantastic, of course. This is a big beautiful facility and I'm sure anyone going here would have the same great experience we did. Don't miss it!

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Thank Kadie O
Tallahassee, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Have eaten here many times with good results. This past Sunday-things did not go well. Service was haphazard and they finally confessed that another server had taken 3 of our ten entrees to another party. Manager was rude when we asked for a discount but finally took $5 of our $60 bill for 2. Should have comped the late entrees... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Dined here for dinner on a week night, seated immediately outdoors without reservation. Small outdoor dining deck with fun view - watched fish get cleaned and the pelicans and seagulls fly in to eat. Great fast service, good food. Price was only thing that wasn't the best - was $50 total for dinner for 2 with 1 app and no... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 224 NW US Highway 19, Crystal River, FL 34428-3933
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Crystal River
  • Phone Number: +1 352-795-3949

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