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Cherry Pocket Steak & Seafood Shak

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STARTERS‎
Rocky Point Grooper Nuggets
7.99
Catfish Creek Nuggets
5.99
Fried Oysters
8.49
Gator Nuggets
8.99
Stuffed Mushrooms
Large mushroom caps sautéed in red wine and baked in white wine and parmesan cheese, filled with a seafood stuffing
7.99
Seafood Boat
Large zucchini pan fried in cornmeal and topped with shrimp, krab and scallops sautéed in a parmesan cream sauce
9.99
Seafood Nachos
8.99
Fish Tacos (3)
Soft flour tortillas, grooper, slaw, onions, homemade tarter sauce
6.99
Tuna Appetizer
Tataki sushi grade, blackened tuna, tuna served your way with tataki sauce and wasabi
10.99
Cracker Platter for Two
Catfish, 2 fish nuggets, 2 gator nuggets, 2 mushrooms, 2 o-rings, 2 squash, 2 zucchini. Served with your choice of hazel or ranch dressing
7.99
RAW BAR‎
Oysters on the half shell (raw or steamed)
One Dozen
Buy the bucket (raw or steamed)
7.99
Full Bucket
18.99
Half Bucket (at Oyster Bar Only)
There is a risk associated with consuming raw oysters or any raw animal protein. If you have chronic illness of the liver, stomach, or blood or immune disorders you are at a greater risk of serious illness from raw oysters and should eat oysters fully cooked. If unsure, consult a doctor
9.99
CRAB DINNERS‎
Dungeness or Snow Crabs (2 Pounds Steamed)
23.99
Market
Dungeness or Snow Crabs Dinner (1 1/2 Pounds Steamed)
Served with salad, brown bread, veggies and your choice of dirty rice, baked potato or sweet potato.
23.99
Market
Peel and Eat Shrimp
1/2‎ lb
9.99
Peel and Eat Shrimp
Full lb
15.99
Bayou Gumbo
Our file seafood gumbo made with a dark roux, andoulli sausage and dirty rice
Cup2.99
Bowl4.99
Shrimp and Krab Bisque in Bread Bowl
7.99
The Pocket Salad
1.49
W/dinner2.99
Mixed Greens Salad
2.99
W/dinner3.50
Caesar Salad
2.49
W/dinner2.99
Tuna Grilled Salad
11.99
FAMOUS FETTUCINIS‎
Served with salad and brown bread 2 up charge for substitutes
Garden Cream Pasta
For the pasta and veggie lovers
8.99
Seafood Fettucini
Grooper, shrimp, krab and scallops sautéed in a parmesan cream sauce
14.99
Garlic Seafood Fettucini
Grooper, shrimp, krab and oysters sautéed in a garlic butter sauce
14.99
Garlic Scallop Fettucini
Fresh sea scallops sautéed in a garlic butter sauce
14.99
Shrimp Fettucini.
Shrimp sautéed in a parmesan cream sauce
13.99
Chicken Fettucini
Chicken seasoned and sautéed in a parmesan cream sauce
11.99
Blackened Chicken Fettucini
Chicken blackened as only we can do it and sautéed in a parmesan cream sauce
11.99
Key West Fettucini
Shrimp, scallops, krab and julienne vegetables sautéed in key west lemon juice, served in a parmesan cream sauce made with cayenne pepper
14.99
HOUSE SPECIALTIES‎
All entrees served on a bed of dirty rice with salad, brown bread, fresh veggies, and your choice of baked potato, sweet potato or cajun mashed potatoes
Chicken A'la Mer (of the Sea) .
Oz. Chicken breast fried and topped with krabmeat and shrimp sautéed in a parmesan cream sauce
12.95
Lemon Pepper Chicken or Shrimp
Chicken or shrimp battered and fried, covered with lemon pepper sauce
Chicken11.99
Shrimp13.99
Deep Sea
Grooper platter.Grooper blackened or grilled smothered with shrimp, krab, grooper and scallops sautéed in a parmesan cream sauce
15.99
Key West Grooper Platter
Grooper filet covered with shrimp, krab, scallops and veggies sautéed in a parmesan cream sauce made with key west lemony juice and cayenne pepper
15.99
Gulf Coast Grooper
Fried, grilled or blackened filet topped with shrimp, krab, grooper and oysters sautéed in a garlic butter sauce
15.99
Garlic Sea Scallops
Fresh sea scallops sautéed in a garlic butter sauce surrounding a bed of rice
15.49
Cajun Stir Fry
Your choice filet cut beef, shrimp or chicken
Beef or Chicken 12.99 Shrimp
Filet cut beef, julienne vegetables, holy trinity and mushrooms cooked with soy sauce, brown sugar and a touch of curry
13.99
Catfish or Chicken New Orleans.
Blackened or grilled, chicken breasts or local catfish topped with shrimp and krab in a spicy creole sauce
12.99
COASTAL FRIED CUISINE‎
served with cole slaw, French fries or potato and hushpuppies all fried foods are fried in the new no trans-fat oil
Beer Battered Shrimp
Gulf shrimp beer battered then fried served with our homemade cocktail sauce
12.99
Slaw
French fries
Potato and hushpuppies
Fried Catfish
Local fresh catfish covered in cornmeal and spices deep fried served with our own tarter sauce
10.99
Slaw
French fries
Potato and hushpuppies
Fried Oysters.
Oysters fried and served with cocktail sauce
12.99
Slaw
French fries
Potato and hushpuppies
Shrimp and Oyster Combo
Gulf shrimp and 6 oysters fried and served with cocktail sauce
14.99
Slaw
French fries
Potato and hushpuppies
Fried Scallops
Scallops fried and served with cocktail sauce
15.99
Slaw
French fries
Potato and hushpuppies
Cajun Chicken Strip.
Tender chicken strips covered in our spiced batter and deep-fried served with homemade sauce
10.99
Slaw
French fries
Potato and hushpuppies
Bayou Platter
Catfish filet, 3 shrimp, 3 oysters, 3 scallops
14.99
Slaw
French fries
Potato and hushpuppies
Frog Legs.
14.99
Slaw
French fries
Potato and hushpuppies
all sandwiches are served with coleslaw, French fries, hush puppies and a pickle spear
PRICE RANGE
$5 - $50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Live Music
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you expect a bar-like atmosphere with good bar food, you wont be disappointed.. Except it for what it is, out of the way- fun little bar place. Get a good stiff drink & enjoy the ambiance.. Totally enjoyed Blake!!! Check the calendar for his...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank erikawT6487HU
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is truly a step back in time to what it must have been like in Florida 100 years ago at a typical fish camp, untouched by modernization. You can dine outside with views over the lake and play 'spot the alligator' with your dining...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Mahump
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had heard this place was unique "Old Florida" with great food. Its unique for sure but frankly a bit run down and not especially clean. We were seated inside and began to feel drops of water falling on us. Turned out to be an...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank FloridaMJZ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place had a true fish shack vibe which we liked. Seafood was just ok as all the grouper was really Basa fish and the crab was really Krab. They did not hide this and even spelled grouper as Grooper*. Points up for that! It...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank angelynnt
Reviewed December 10, 2019

I had the Beer Battered Fried Shrimp which was very good! Dish served hot and service was great! Very laid back atmosphere, we went early at lunch to avoid the crowd! I will be back!

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank PaigeAM
716debt, Owner at Cherry Pocket Steak & Seafood Shak, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2019

Hi PaigeAM, glad you enjoyed the atmosphere and your food. Looking forward to see you soon.

Reviewed December 9, 2019

Two friends joined us for dinner at Cherry Pocket on a Friday night. We sat in the bar area which was fine. We had excellent service. The food is still very tasty and portions are large. We took a cheesecake slice back to the hotel....More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank DessertsDivaFL
716debt, Owner at Cherry Pocket Steak & Seafood Shak, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2019

Thanks very much, next time you have to try the carrot cake, I bet you will need 2 forks, LOL.

Reviewed December 7, 2019 via mobile

We love Cherry Pocket and took our friend’s there on a beautiful Sunday afternoon. We sat outside on the deck and listened to great music while we were there. The food was very good as usual. Everyone loved the cherry salad dressing. We enjoyed our...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank SherieN_13
716debt, Owner at Cherry Pocket Steak & Seafood Shak, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2019

Sherie, I'm glad you enjoyed the deck and the music. Look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed November 12, 2019

Thank you to the staff and owners at the Cherry Pockets! We often get asked where to go at the front desk. There is plenty of chain restaurants BUT if you want an experience that only Florida will provide we say go to CHERRY POCKETS....More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Patrica C
716debt, Owner at Cherry Pocket Steak & Seafood Shak, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2019

Patrica, thanks very much, this place is one of a kind.

Reviewed November 7, 2019 via mobile

I enjoyed the most delicious tuna dinner @ this restaurant. The place itself is very rustic however the food is delicious.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Annie C
Reviewed November 3, 2019 via mobile

We asked a local from Lake Wales where to get a great dinner. And we were not disappointed. Music was live Sunday with acoustic guitar and voice that can be listened to for hours. Service friendly and helpful. Food delicious!!! This restaurant isn't fancy and...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank 264laurai
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c0nicer
December 22, 2019|
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Response from Deb T | Property representative |
Yes we are family and kid friendly! We offer children's menu, booster seats, high chairs and crayons to color with. Hope to see you all soon!
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MartieOrlando
February 12, 2019|
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Response from HunnieJudy | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure there is. In the two interior areas, there is no smoking. I've eaten on the patio and have seen no one smoking there.
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John G
March 4, 2016|
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Response from TheBirthdayGirls | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but as someone else said, there are a lot of choices and everything is great!! If you like great food and a unique atmosphere, make sure you seek out the Cherry Pocket!
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