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Squid Lips Overwater Grill

1477 Pineapple Ave, Melbourne, FL 32935-6586
+1 321-259-3101
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“seafood lasagna” (21 reviews)
“bimini bread” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
1477 Pineapple Ave, Melbourne, FL 32935-6586
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a large restaurant. There is waterfront seating and indoor seating. It is a casual atmosphere, not fancy. A variety of seafood items on the menu from sandwiches to meals. I ordered the smaller plate of grilled shrimp with a honey lime sauce; it...More

Thank Leslie B
Squidlipsgrill, Manager at Squid Lips Overwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded today

Leslie, We are so happy to hear that you had a great experience with us! Thank you for sharing your recommendation. We look forward to serving you some of your favorites again very soon! Best, Squid Lips Staff

Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

I have come to Squid Lips for over 8 years. The food here is exceptional, the serbice impeccable and i can't rave about it enough. It's my go to place for lunch or dinner.

Thank Lisa H
Squidlipsgrill, Owner at Squid Lips Overwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded November 16, 2017

Lisa, thank you so much for the great review and rating. We are so happy to hear that you have been joining us for eight years! We look forward to seeing you again soon! Best, Squid Lips Staff

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We came to Florida for our Anniversary & to meet our new granddaughter. We wanted somewhere to eat some good Seafood and Squid Lips was recommend. We were not disappointed at all! The food, service and band were all excellent. We highly recommend!

Thank DFBURNS
Squidlipsgrill, Owner at Squid Lips Overwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

DFBURNS, thank you for the great review and rating! We hope to see you back again very soon! Have a great day. Best, Squid Lips Staff

Reviewed 1 week ago

A family member who lives in Melbourne recommended this place when I mentioned I wanted to eat seafood near the water. This place doesn't disappoint. The seafood was fresh and delicious. The atmosphere was awesome - we sat in the enclosed deck. We could hear...More

Thank sgregory711
Squidlipsgrill, Owner at Squid Lips Overwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

sgregory711, thank you so much for this amazing review and rating! We hope to see you back agian very soon. Best, Squid Lips Staff

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I heard about Squid Lips from a local friend and tried it for lunch on a Saturday afternoon. Ordered two of my favorites, tuna and scallops and was happy with both. When I asked, the server was very helpful and honest that the tuna was...More

Thank Cathleen C
Squidlipsgrill, Owner at Squid Lips Overwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Cathleen, thanks for the great rating and review! We are glad you came in and gave us a try after your friend told you about us! We hope to see you again soon! Best, Squid Lips Staff

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here after a day at the zoo...very good choice for us! I thought the menu was very large and the prices are pretty good. The fish was very good, as was the shrimp. Queso and chips were tasty and everyone enjoyed their meals....More

Thank Bryson C
Squidlipsgrill, Owner at Squid Lips Overwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Bryson, Thanks for your stellar review! Our staff can get tied up from time to time so thank you for your understanding. We look forward to welcoming you back again very soon! Best, Squid Lips Staff

Reviewed 1 week ago

A number of local recommended Squid Lips but we were disappointed. The waitress was in a hurry and food wasn't great. The drafts were heavily weighted toward IPAs. As we left we learned that there was an outdoor patio with music and a more limited...More

Thank sueb123563
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is cool! The views are amazing. The beach seating, covered patio dining, and overall Jimmy Buffett vibe make the food almost irrelevant. Fortunately, the food is good. The menu is extensive and the prices are very reasonable. Squid Lips is definitely worth a...More

Thank Jeff L
Squidlipsgrill, Owner at Squid Lips Overwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the amazing review and rating, Jeff! We hope to see you again soon! Best, Squid Lips Staff

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found Squid Lips, on Pineapple, to be a great on the water restaurant. They have an excellent menu of food and drinks. The service has always been exemplary on our visits and we love that they are accessible by automobile and by boat from...More

Thank jjones611
Squidlipsgrill, Owner at Squid Lips Overwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Jjones611, thanks for the perfect rating and amazing review! We hope to see you back again very soon! Have a wonderful day! Best, Squid Lips Staff

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The good: Love the beach-like river view setting, choice of veranda, beach, bar or inside dining. Waiter was courteous, and served in a timely manner. Not so good: Grilled Mahi was tasty but slightly tough, and veggies side was also not desirable. This place is...More

Thank Rod R
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PApatti915
April 11, 2018|
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Response from bagdiva | Reviewed this property |
the icon may just mean that it's AAA approved just call them up and ask
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Bunky46
October 13, 2017|
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Response from Rick T | Reviewed this property |
Their number is 321-783-1350. Closed Mondays & Tuesdays for the season. Open 11am weekdays Weds-
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Cathy K
April 24, 2017|
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Response from Squidlipsgrill | Property representative |
No--although we love them and used to offer them from time to time. Not a big enough demand to keep them on the menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$7 - $27
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1477 Pineapple Ave, Melbourne, FL 32935-6586
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brevard County  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +1 321-259-3101
  • E-mail
Description
This rambling eclectic island style restaurant building complete with thatched roofs, mahogany bars, private beach, outside deck and band stand and some funky decor--is part of the historic Oleander Hotel that occupied this gorgeous waterfront property since 1925. Multiple dining areas and the ability to handle large parties offer something for everyone. Daily entertainment, island drinks, cold beer, toes in the sand, fresh fish and Floribbean cusine from our scratch kitchen prepared by one of the area's most popular restaurants and served by friendly staff--Squid Lips, where the locals eat and drink. Come by boat or car.
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