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Runaway Island


Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Bar, Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene

Location and contact

$10 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
American, Bar, Seafood, Grill
Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Host staff should be friendlier but Ashley and her brother Philip were awesome servers. Everyone loved their food in our party of 10. I especially enjoyed the runaway tacos.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank adamlowellr
Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I enjoyed a date night out here in June 2019 and tasted some of the best fish we've ever had! He wanted to try the swordfish, as neither of us have had it before, and it did not disappoint. The creamy sauce...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank gemcdowell
Reviewed 4 days ago

We enjoyed dinner at Runaway Island! I had the redfish with a shrimp and crab garnish, which was tender and delicious! My daughter ordered the crab legs, and my son loved the mahi-mahi tacos. Everything was very good and reasonably priced. Definitely worth a return...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank JackieNChuck
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We tried three different appetizers and 13 meals and everything was excellent. The sun can get tricky during the evening hours because it can be bright but they offer plenty of shade with umbrellas.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 752JenniferC
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Hands down the best coconut shrimp my husband and I have EVER had!!! The shrimp was huge and the batter was cooked to a crispy perfection. Our entrees were incredible! My husband got the special which was a Blackened Triple Tail topped with crab stuffed...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank krs5633
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love everything about this place. The food, service, price and view were all fantastic. The wait was quick and painless and the shop inside had a lot of great stuff for a great price.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank jennmaxs
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ordered Asian tacos filled with Sashimi Tuna, blackened and seared rare, served with Sriracha Cole slaw & Wasabi Lime Cream and “The Wilson”, a Half-pound char-grilled burger, served on a brioche bun, with crisp french fries and a cold beer. Great food and a...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank panamanorth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lack of waitstaff caused slow service but good food. Coconut shrimp were excellent. Love the beach view.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank clc772
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming to this restaurant for many many years! Two years ago they went through a management change and the quality went down. Today we went again and were amazed by the outstanding happy hour values. The drinks and food were wonderfully price....More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Doc-Rocketman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had pineapple under the sea and Big Kid. Drinks in cups you’ve can use elsewhere. Ate outside with view of ocean. Saw sunset and helped ring the bell. Most of us had tacos with various seafood inside.

Date of visit: June 2019
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September 4, 2018|
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Response from Snapkris | Reviewed this property |
They do, really great place to eat.
Maninder T
February 22, 2017|
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Response from DL D | Property representative |
We could do a pasta with vegetables for you. We also have excellent Yukon mashed potatoes and teriyaki soy French style green beans that are delish :)
Amy K
September 22, 2016|
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Response from RedneckAristocrat | Reviewed this property |
Around $25-$30, average
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