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The Brass Monkey

709 Gulf Way Ste 200, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-4369
+1 727-367-7620
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“monkey balls” (65 reviews)
“crab cakes” (145 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
709 Gulf Way Ste 200, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-4369
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1 - 10 of 773 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seafood Chowder was great. Others had the crab-cake Reuben that was highly recommended. They had trouble wrapping their brain around all the different flavors. Not saying it wasn't good just not what they expected. Service was fine and the beach across the street makes for...More

Thank EIEIOOO
Restaurant_PR, Public Relations Manager at The Brass Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting The Brass Monkey and doing a review. We are glad you enjoyed the seafood chowder. The crab cake reuben is the owners own special creation of a reuben and gets high reviews from our customers. We are glad you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the seafood rueben's are the best. I had the crab and my wife had the grouper. sandwiches were big - we should have split.

Thank kburkhal99
Restaurant_PR, Public Relations Manager at The Brass Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to do a review. We are glad you tried our specialty Reubens and enjoyed them.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the 3rd time I have ate here. Every time excellent service. Sassy the bartender is from WI and is super nice and a great bartender/server. I had a 1/2 lb Colossal Shrimp...amazing...if you like Peel and Eat Shrimp...doesn’t get better than this! Of...More

Thank Kurt K
Restaurant_PR, Public Relations Manager at The Brass Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kurt, Thank you for taking the time to do a excellent review. We love happy customers like you and appreciate all your return visits. We will pass on your kinds words to the servers and Sassy. We are glad that you loved our colossal shrimp...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Brass Monkey ranks #1 in Florida for Maryland style crab cakes, soup and dip! Yes it's a bar but clean, friendly, especially if you are a Ravens fan, and has fantastic sunset views. Service has always been good and servers genuinely nice. All adds...More

Thank AnitaS484
Restaurant_PR, Public Relations Manager at The Brass Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Anita, Thanks for taking the time to do a review after your visit. We like your ranking of #1. We try hard to please every customer whether or not they are a Ravens fan. We have great food to go with amazing sunsets. Hope to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here, so we could not appreciate the view. But the food and the beer were fine. People received us very well and had patient enough to explain the menu and suggest the options.More

Thank veronese7070
Restaurant_PR, Public Relations Manager at The Brass Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting The Brass Monkey and taking the time to do a review. We are glad you were happy with our food and the service. We have over 130 menu items and some creative names so we are glad your server was attentive...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came for a late lunch. Sat outside and enjoyed a nice breeze and beautiful view. Service was good and wings were delicious. Enjoyed ourselves immensely. Lovely area. Restaurant does have an elevator to the second floor which worked fine, but was very slow and...More

Thank Flamingo33767
Restaurant_PR, Public Relations Manager at The Brass Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to do a review. Anybody that has a Flamingo name we know loves the beach. We are glad you enjoyed your lunch and the fabulous wings. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed August 18, 2018

Basically we were melting. Six of us at a tiny table in a corner. Service was ok (don't want to bash the young man) BUT: 1. Beer prices were misrepresented. The menu on our table had one price, menus on another table had a higher...More

Thank Empress5150
Restaurant_PR, Public Relations Manager at The Brass Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to do a review. We are sorry that you had a unpleasant experience dining with us and we don't like to hear of this displeasure on review sites. We wish you would have spoken to the Manager, Lee or...More

Reviewed August 17, 2018

My family and I was confronted outside our car at 10pm at night by one of the waitresses to inform us that we should tip because that was the only way staff made money at this bar. We hadn't even gone to this pub and...More

Thank SMison11
Restaurant_PR, Public Relations Manager at The Brass Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

UPDATED: Thank you very much for making us aware of this problem with our staff. This type of behavior is inexcusable. Both of the servers you mentioned no longer work at the Brass Monkey. We simply will not tolerate this type of behavior. We are...More

Reviewed August 9, 2018

The view from the upstairs outside dining is spectacular-the beach right across the street. The service was great and the food was very good. My wife and I will definitely be back. My only recommendation is to provide draft beer rather than on,y bottle or...More

Thank Gerry H
Restaurant_PR, Public Relations Manager at The Brass Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Gerry, Thank you for taking the time to do a review. We love happy customers at The Brass Monkey. We appreciate the comment on our great service and very good food. We are glad to hear that you will be back. Sorry that we cannot...More

Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

This is our third time back and each year it is just as good. Monkey balls for an app and some very good grouper. No need to dress up and don’t expect anything fancy.More

Thank kendec6591
Restaurant_PR, Public Relations Manager at The Brass Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to do a review. We love repeat customers at The Brass Monkey. We are glad that each year you can find a comfortable resturant to enjoy Monkey Balls and grouper when we know that you have many beach restaurants...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$12 - $32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 709 Gulf Way Ste 200, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-4369
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Pete Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 727-367-7620
  • E-mail
Description
Casual dining with a 2nd story view of the Gulf of Mexico and amazing sunsets. Specializing in Colossal Lump Crab Cakes and a variety of Fresh Seafood Items, but also offering the finest Steaks, Salads and even Pizzas, The Brass Monkey has something for everyone. Drawing on 18 years of restaurant experience in the Maryland Chesapeake Bay area, Kelly and her husband Barry have worked to achieve uncompromised and superior food quality, service, value and consistency in a casual dining atmosphere. All of the menu items are prepared in-house with the highest quality ingredients and painstaking attention to detail and freshness, all offered at a reasonable price. We are proud to say: "We overlook nothing but the Gulf!"
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