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Ted Peters Famous Smoked Fish

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$$ - $$$
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1350 Pasadena Ave S, St. Petersburg, FL 33707-3702
11:30 am - 7:30 pm
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Wed - Mon 11:30 am - 7:30 pm
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Seminole, Florida
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Always very tasty smoked fish in the smoke house. Take cash only. ATM is handy. Don't expect friendly service from grumpy smoker dudes. Easy to overlook "service" for the quality and taste of their smoked salmon. Restaurant is okay - I prefer the smoked fish To Go....

Thank Mark H
santa fe
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

was skeptical but smoked salmon was outstanding...skip the sides and go right to the market for the smoked fish...quirky, old florida but great smoked fish

Thank alphahusky
St. Petersburg, Florida
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The smoked fish is excellent but be prepared to spend for it. We spent a hundred for a dinner for 4. The food is excellent and definitely worth price, just so you know before you go that the prices are based on market prices of the fresh fish.

Thank sailingsam1964
St. Pete Beach, Florida
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A staple for my 60-plus years. Seems I can't go a month without stopping by for lunch, especially if the weather is ideal - for sitting outside. I can only attest to the smoked fish and spread, German potato salad and hamburgers, but there is nowhere in the community to compare. And, you can go inside the smokehouse in the... More 

Thank Cdavis282
Odessa, Florida
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If smoked fish is your thing, Ted Peters is your restaurant. We've been going for decades and have yet to have anything but a delicious, fresh, satisfying meal! Be sure to start with the smoked fish spread, like we do, and then you can then share a smoked salmon dinner and walk away from the table ever so satisfied. They... More 

Thank yvonne d
Scottsdale, Arizona
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant over a dozen years ago when we were in St Petersburg the last time and we loved it then. Westill think it's great!

Thank Oracle D
St. Petersburg, Florida
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ted Peters is a quaint little restaurant known for it's smoked fish, burgers and German potato and frosty mugs. They aren't fancy and they only accept cash ( They have a debit machine outside now!), but that's how it has always been. In a world where everything is changing and trying to please the masses, it's really nice to see... More 

Thank Pamsusie
Barrington, Illinois
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This icon restaurant is not what you expect and you could easily just drive by it. The building is nothing to write home about which is why we have previously not stopped. Visiting family this trip, they took us there. Sitting at a picnic table , one beer on the menu, we first had our doubts. Only four smoked fish... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a lot of hype about nothing. Yes, the smoked fish spread is good but it's not any better than anywhere else. Cash only, which is a lot of money if your party is over 2 people. Draft beer selection is poor, only coors light, Corona light and a few other light beers. Anytime I've ever been to... More 

Thank Tracy C
Detroit, Michigan
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Can I say that I have been eating there for 65 years? That me feel very lucky. We came down on a family vacation then, and I come back to enjoy every time I return.

Thank 65Claudia_66

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 7:30 pm
11:30 am - 7:30 pm
11:30 am - 7:30 pm
11:30 am - 7:30 pm
11:30 am - 7:30 pm
11:30 am - 7:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1350 Pasadena Ave S, St. Petersburg, FL 33707-3702
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: 727-381-7931

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?