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Robbi's Reef - CLOSED

900 Venetia Bay Blvd, Venice, FL 34285
+1 941-485-9196
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“fish tacos” (177 reviews)
“shrimp dinner” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Barbecue, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
900 Venetia Bay Blvd, Venice, FL 34285
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11 - 20 of 908 reviews

Reviewed August 12, 2017

Large menu to choose from-atmosphere was ok but rather warm in the dining area not like the foyer, where it was cool. Great service. I ordered Fish Taco's highly recommended by waitress -very salty and fishy they came blackened-waitress took them back and replaced entire...More

Thank Dawn L
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Had a great time. Food was goid with lots of choices for everyone. Chad was a super waiter!! Will return soon...

Thank beth G
Reviewed August 2, 2017

So I went for a family birthday celebration.....except it really didn't 'feel' like a celebration, or even recognition. I wonder sometimes if it's the wait staff or the restaurant who offers a little 'sumsing' at the end of the meal. Our meal was delicious enough,...More

Thank ttdell
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

The red beans and rice are absolutely out of this world. The service was very good as well. I have never experienced a bad visit to Robbie's Reef. Must try!

Thank Sailor-man74
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

My wife had a garlic shrimp pasta which was great. Great taste and good portion size. My food was a 30 dollar fish plate that was supposed to be a awesome great tasting fish, not so. Tasted like a cheap imitation. Worth maybe 16 in...More

1  Thank royalflushtodd
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

We were seated right away in a booth. Our server Shannon came right over to take our drink order and explain the specials. I couldn't decide between seafood or BBQ, so I ordered the BBQ rib appetizer and the grouper plate with a side of...More

Thank Doe1329
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

Have been there several times and don't plan on going back. The entire menu and presentation average at best.

1  Thank pittyguy
Reviewed July 14, 2017

Appetizer 3 Ribs,,,,meat falls off the bone. BBQ sauce Spicy and Good. Home made Key Lime Pie was Excellent

Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Robbie's Reef is tucked off Rte.41; you might be inclined to pick a restaurant located on the highway. You'd miss a great meal at a moderate price if you pass this restaurant. And the staff are genuinely glad you came - super friendly, and take...More

Thank Marykat S
Reviewed July 11, 2017

We saw it on the way to our hotel (Hampton Inn and Suites at Bayside Venice) and we liked it. We asked the staff at the hotel where to eat close by, and they recommended this place. We enjoyed the food and the service. Our...More

Thank nenarams
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$9 - $28
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Venetia Bay Blvd, Venice, FL 34285
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-485-9196
  • E-mail
Robbi's Reef is a floridian-style restaurant that focuses on fresh, quality seafood and smoked in-house barbecue - a winning combination for the whole family to enjoy! Robbi's Reef is located in a beautiful, 175 seat restaurant overlooking a small body of water & beautiful fountain with large windows to maximize the view. With plenty of private parking, a full indoor & outdoor bar, a fresh seafood market, lots of large fish tanks to entertain, and plenty of photos of locals with their "big catch" to peruse, kids and adults will enjoy the casual, relaxed atmosphere and the wonderful food!
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