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Pops Sunset Grill

112 Circuit Rd, Nokomis, FL 34275-3006
+1 941-488-3177
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“burger” (149 reviews)
“fried pickles” (19 reviews)
“seafood” (107 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
112 Circuit Rd, Nokomis, FL 34275-3006
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Food is pretty good. It is super casual, can be really busy on weekends. Winter is fun because they have large outdoor tables for large groups with built in glass fire pits nestled into a very nice jungle feeling terrace. Outdoor walk up bar too....More

Thank Deb K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Overpriced, not local... tourist trap, everything it wasn't. Years ago a good portion of fresh local seafood was the fare. Not anymore. Sure miss Urbeneks.$$$$$

Thank WilliamTravelstyle
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I got the Mediterranean salad with mahi. The mahi was very fresh as well as the salad as well. Draft beer was good as well. Great view if you sit in the back.

Thank Disneytraveler2015
Reviewed 3 days ago

Always fun listening to the loud, cursing , smoking menagerie by the bar area waiting for a table. Kitchen should maybe hire someone who knows how to shuck an oyster - had to use a knife to cut oyster from shell. Used to like the...More

Thank bhyman855
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am the Captain of the Tiki Taxi and Pops is almost always a required stop for my passengers great food and drinks... Pops Punch a Must....Great bartenders Steve/Sheri.... Capt Eric

Thank tikitaxiofsarasota
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been a longtime customer, but things are not as good as they used to be. A couple of weeks ago my spouse and I were meeting for lunch and I arrived first only to be told I couldn’t be seated until “all of...More

Thank Keith H
Reviewed 1 week ago

While Pop's is certainly not fancy, it's consistently good and the view is wonderful. It's fun to watch the dolphins on the Intracoastal. We have eaten there many times and have never been disappointed. We especially like the fish and chip basket. Never greasy and...More

Thank luv2bake2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hubby and I had a little getaway and Pops was recommended to us by the hotel we stayed at. Upon arriving we got excited, looks really cool, but it was one let down after another once inside. Our server Zac did a great job, very...More

2  Thank Lisasuzie
Don P, Patron Satisfaction Checker at Pops Sunset Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Lisasuzie! Thank you for stopping by Pops recently and for taking the time to share your experience on TA. I was disappointed to read that we did not meet either your our expectations this visit. I was happy to see that our staff did...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Located near the waterway leading to Nokomis beach and next to a marina definitely sets the stage for casual dining. Shorts, flip-flops or office casual works for this establishment. You can eat inside or our. We chose to eat outside, but soon discovered that the...More

1  Thank saildrmr2
Don P, Patron Satisfaction Checker at Pops Sunset Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi saildrmr2! Thanks for visiting Pops recently and for taking the time to share your experience on TA. We appreciate your nice comments and glad that you were able to enjoy a little of the local wildlife! We hope to see you again soon! cheers,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Are you looking for a place to unwind on a lazy afternoon? How about an evening waterfront casual dining experience? Pop's is on the Intercostal waterway in Nokomis, FL. Great breezes come in off the Gulf and provide for a lovely dining experience. Great food...More

Thank xsruby76
Don P, Patron Satisfaction Checker at Pops Sunset Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi xsruby76! So happy go read you enjoyed the entire Pops Experience! Good food, friendly service and a great atmosphere! thanks for the nice compliments on TA and hurry back! cheers, Don

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Maureen B
May 26, 2017|
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Response from Don P | Property representative |
Greetings! Thank you for inquiring about our very popular Burger Mondays! We will begin to feature half off all burgers beginning Monday, June 19th. Come early! Cheers, Don
April 3, 2017|
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Response from Don P | Property representative |
Hi- no we do not! Come and have a great time! However- seating is for patrons dining or beveraging-
carol ann W
March 14, 2017|
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Response from Don P | Property representative |
Greetings carol ann w- thank you for your inquiry- we do not allow dogs in our outside seating area with the exception of service dogs-
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 Circuit Rd, Nokomis, FL 34275-3006
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Nokomis
  • Phone Number: +1 941-488-3177
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Pops features fresh grilled seafood, oyster bar items, over sized burgers, sandwiches & wraps. Daily Specials and weekend entertainment.We now feature several Craft Beers on Tap and by the bottle. We have seating for large groups and welcome families. Pops is a local favorite. Try one of our Fresh Oven Baked Flat breads or nosh on a basket of fried shrimp, clams or crab cakes. Our little place is located right on the water, we are laid back and have an excellent team of friendly, accommodating and knowledgeable staff! Drop by for Happy Hour 3-6 Daily!
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