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Calypso Restaurant

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460 S Cypress Rd, Pompano Beach, FL 33060-7136
+1 954-942-1633
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Troy, Michigan
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Located in a run down strip mall that I normally would not consider going to. However, based on pasr reviews thought I would give it a chance. Wasnt disappointed. Servucecwas very good. Had the fish and chip which are made from dolphin. Excellent. Also had the side if cabbage, which was so so. Coleslaw was very good

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Thank Karen K
Sydney, Australia
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69 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Calypso is a restaurant with a 'beachy' casual feel in an out of the way strip mall but more than makes up for that with a tasty and spicy range of dishes with a Caribbean influence. We were a party of three that shared our dishes and for me the highlight was the crab cakes found on the back page... More 

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clinton, TN
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83 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Like I said in the title, went there in a span of 4 days, fresh fish is amazing grilled, shrimp also, appetizers are so tasty, gotta try the grilled conch can't go wrong. Must get ginger dressing on your salad, and some extra to dip shrimp in, OH just get some extra for everything it is SOOOOOOO great!

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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167 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

11/22/16 thought we were having a late lunch 1:00ish. We got seated and soon the whole place was full . A lot of traffic. Had the fried conch apps $14.99 so tender large pieces lightly fried real good. I ordered the shrimp m scallops burger. Wow so nice tasting. You can taste the scallops n shrimp no fillers. Service she... More 

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Thank Ann H
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I couldn't be happier with the meal I had here. We were a party of 5 and everyone walked away with a smile on their face. If you want one of the local catches, get there early as they will sell out quick. Two of us had something I had never heard of and still cant remember the name of... More 

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Thank Jim B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a date night for us. It was a great choice. It is a small restaurant that doesn't even play music so it is a bit loud, but the food and service were very good. They definitely give you a lot of food for your money, and what we had tasted good. Will be visiting this little spot again

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Thank J N
Rockland, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Supposed local favorite with caribbean flavor. Grapefruit soda was refreshing and grilled shrimp tasty. Glad we stumbled upon this, all thanks to reviews here.

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fort lauderdale
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

The flavors are so different from the average restaurant great place to try and get different food only open Monday to Friday for lunch and dinner

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Thank yvonviau
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

This place closes in the summer and re-opens in October. We chose it based on TA reviews. The menu is a blend of seafood based Caribbean style food. The Shrimp you could tell was WILD CAUGHT and very good. Husband had the Lamb and said it was just ok, nothing to write home about. I also had a Jerk Chicken... More 

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Thank Chuck F
Pompano Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Caribbean food off the beaten path. Delicious. I highly recommend the Caribbean Cutter. A small group of friends went here end we all said that week will soon return.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $30
Cuisine
American, Caribbean, Seafood, Bahamian, Jamaican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 460 S Cypress Rd, Pompano Beach, FL 33060-7136
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Pompano Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 954-942-1633

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?