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Left Coast Oyster Bar Seafood Company

385 US Highway 41 Byp N, Venice, FL 34285-6036
+1 941-485-5064
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“oysters” (36 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
385 US Highway 41 Byp N, Venice, FL 34285-6036
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Reviewed yesterday

Started with a calamari appetizer. Good and hot out of the kitchen served with an mayo dressing and thai sweet chili sauce. EXCELLENT. NE Clam Chowder was thin and had a plethora of potato but rather short on clam. Baked haddock with bacon and cheese...More

Thank smcnally
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for traditional wings and shrimp on Sunday- 50 cents each- huge wings and plump shrimp- all fresh and cooked just right. Bartender “Brian” is a real pro- quick and friendly. Wonderful evening.

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don’t miss the Tuesday all you can eat shrimp! Get there early so you can get get plenty! Happy hour is long and has great IPA draft! Service is friendly and fast. The admirals fish chowder is outstanding!

Thank Catherine W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent seafood dinners had by all! All-you-can-eat shrimp, broiled was better than fried, clam strips, and crab cake and shrimp dinner. Dinner specials before 5pm includes drink and small dessert. They have small dinners for people who don´t eat alot and larger portions for those...More

Thank Rebecca D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2nd time I've been here and each time was great. 1st meal was shrimp scampi and the 2nd time was a special order of lobsters. Both dinners were reasonably priced and delicious. Of note, the service was excellent. This place is a gem.

Thank pete20132013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here on a Monday and the Early Bird Menu applies all day. There are a limited number of options but both our meals were very good. The wait staff were all friendly. Wait time was a little bit long , but hey when your...More

1  Thank Liz M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was recommended by our hotel clerk. Service was just OK but not that friendly or attentive. Sorry, do not remember our waitress's name.Ordered fried shrimp and grouper combo. Tasted good BUT only enough grouper for a scant taste. Found much better restaurants in the area....More

Thank Jaycee710
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Large selection of seafood at good prices and well prepared. The service has always been great. Nice place!

Thank Kar4gom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Left Coast for a late lunch on Sunday, and left somewhat puzzled. I ordered the Fried Combo of oysters and coconut shrimp. When my wonderful server delivered my meal, I was astounded to see that it consisted of 4 quarter-sized shrimp and 6...More

Thank Alysun
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place puts out some awesome seafood. Raw oysters were very good, grouper cheeks one of my favorite meals in the area. My wife got all you can eat peel n eat shrimp, and she thought it was good enough for seconds and thirds. They...More

Thank kirby d
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Jay T
March 10, 2017|
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Response from kathymQ5121VT | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Stone crab Large and small dinners. Also you may add order to an entree. Just finished there and enjoyed the largest oysters on the half shell I've ever eaten anywhere! Larger than Alaska!
Max T
November 24, 2016|
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Response from Tommy N | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about Christmas eve, but I'm pretty sure they're closed Christmas Day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 385 US Highway 41 Byp N, Venice, FL 34285-6036
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-485-5064
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Welcome to Left Coast Seafood Company! Local family owned since March of 2002, we specialize in offering awesome food at affordable prices. We are a family friendly restaurant with a great kids' menu and a fish tank for everyone to enjoy. Children love to watch the seahorses! We have Happy Hour everyday from 11-6. Our bar has a great selection of beer & wine, and we make some of the best cocktails on Florida's Left Coast in Venice, Florida! Be sure to try one of our signature drinks like the Admiral's Sangria, Shrimp Bloody Mary, or Casey Key Tea! We are a casual restaurant...So come in your beach, bike, or boat attire!A
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