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Fresco's Waterfront Bistro

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Waterfront Dining in Downtown Saint Petersburg. Steaks, Seafood, salads, and starters for the whole family! Gluten free, vegetarian & vegan options!
PRICE RANGE
$11 - $32
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music, Waterfront
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Had the opportunity to dine at Fresch Waterfront Bistro and throughly enjoyed it. Planned to dine outside but the weather did not cooperate so we dined under the roofed area with sides openings. Very good server and excellent cuisine.

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank jer9223
FrescosWaterfrontFL, Owner at Fresco's Waterfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi there! Thank you so much for the fantastic review! We love to hear this and hope to see you again soon and the weather behaves so you are able to enjoy a beautiful meal on the water :)

Reviewed 6 days ago

we enjoyed it, the food was good. nothing amazing but tasty and a great environment. the service was ok. guy had zero personalty, seemed like he just woke up from a nap. had no concept of the specials, basically disappointed my kids by being confused...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank chasles22
FrescosWaterfrontFL, Owner at Fresco's Waterfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello there- As mentioned on the other review site this was left on, we are very sorry to hear this. That is not the standard of service we expect from our staff and this will be addressed accordingly with all. Thank you again for the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food and drinks. Great location on the water close to downtown St Petersburg. We rode our bikes there.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Judy J
FrescosWaterfrontFL, Owner at Fresco's Waterfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Judy! We would love some feedback as to how we could make your next experience with us a 5 star visit. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking for a decent place in Saint Pete to eat and found this gem on the water. I got the grouper sandwich blackened and it was fantastic. The flavor was on point and the roll was soft & super fresh. We sat by the water...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank millie_nj
FrescosWaterfrontFL, Owner at Fresco's Waterfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for the awesome review! We are so happy to hear this and we thank you for the great compliments. Hope to see you again very soon :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was generally very bad. We were a group of seven people. Only two were happy with their meal. Every else found the food tasteless. The food was not even served hot, but lukewarm. We have been happy at Fresco's in the past, but we...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank Netje55
FrescosWaterfrontFL, Owner at Fresco's Waterfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello- We are sorry to hear about your visit with us as that is not the experience we strive to give our customers. However, we thank you for the feedback and this will be addressed with our kitchen staff. Being that you have been happy...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great spot and Scott the bartender was awesome. Food and service was excellent. Perfect choice for friends from Ottawa Canada.

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank 928aggiea
FrescosWaterfrontFL, Owner at Fresco's Waterfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there! Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We agree, Scott is pretty awesome :-p We will be sure to pass this along for him to see and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this little restaurant in St. Petersburg. Fish tacos were absolutely delicious and fries were crunchiest I've ever eaten! Lovely views but the birds did get a tad annoying on the deck as you ate. Reasonable selection of drinks with daily specials but...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Laura190615
FrescosWaterfrontFL, Owner at Fresco's Waterfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there- Thank you for the review as we always appreciate customer feedback! We have tried many things over the years but unfortunately those pesky birds come along with having the beautiful outdoor location. We are sorry to hear that your service was lacking as...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service was quick and friendly, the location and view amazing. Food was typical bar food, sangria on the expensive side. Nice place but needs a Happy Hour

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank grogerson
FrescosWaterfrontFL, Owner at Fresco's Waterfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there! Thank you for the review! For in the future, we do have happy hour Monday-Friday between 3pm-7pm. Hope to see you then!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is not all that big, but they definitely make up for it with very good food and a nice bar. The restaurant is actually facing the waterfront. The view was well worth it.

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Scotchman2926
FrescosWaterfrontFL, Owner at Fresco's Waterfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Brad- Thank you very much for the great review! We would love some feedback as to how we could make your next visit a 5-star experience! Thanks again :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a large group, 22 ! And every palate was satisfied. A wide range of dishes were ordered including ceviche, calamari, fish tacos, grouper, salmon, and my own which was scallops. Every dish was made to order and done to perfection. The vegetables were...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Felicia B
FrescosWaterfrontFL, Owner at Fresco's Waterfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there! WOW, thank you so, so much for the fantastic review!! We are so thrilled to hear you and your group had such a great experience at our establishment and we very much appreciate all of the compliments! We always love when our hard...More

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Vicki2
April 25, 2019|
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Response from FrescosWaterfrontFL | Property representative |
Hi there- Unfortunately we do not carry gluten free buns or fries but we do provide gluten free options on our menu that you can check out online!
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Maria R
February 2, 2017|
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Response from Marcus F |
One side. Potatoes,mix veg, seasonal veg, fruit, pineapple coleslaw, cucumber salad, French fries, tator tots, pasta salad, or soup of day.
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Rebecca P
September 3, 2016|
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
Street parking as well as city lot across from the marina. Park there and enjoy the beautiful walk past the marina to the restaurant.
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