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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


$12 - $30
American, International
Special Diets
Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Will be on line soon. Until then, here's a little something to whet your appetite
Scorpion Bay Calamari
Cornmeal dusted calamari w/ sweet red peppers, jalapenos & scallions. Served w/ smoked chili sauce
Shrimp & Crab Spring Rolls
Surf’s Man
Shrimp, bay scallops, calamari & fresh fish, lightly breaded & fried golden
Steak Au Poivre
Fish Burrito
Marinated, grilled mahi-mahi, homemade salsa, rice, black beans, peppers, onions & cheese in a flour tortilla
Three Fish Tacos
Grilled black angus strip w/ Brandy Demi-Glace
Sponsored by: Rusty's Surf And Turf

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Don't miss out!
1. Don't miss out!
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2. Highly Recommend
2. Highly Recommend
"food was AMAZING!"
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3. My favorite restaurant
3. My favorite restaurant
"superb quality"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fresh and fantastic. We both ordered the Spanish mackerel that was caught that morning just off the coast of the island. It was amazing. The sides were good but I would have preferred a few more fresh, green vegetable choices or even a salad rather...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had one of the best dinners we have had in a long time here!! The clam chowder was amazing, probably the best we have had in 20 years. The crab dip was great too, full of big chunks of crab meat. Both of our dinner...More

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed 2 days ago

Have been to Rusty's three times this season and each time very happy with our dinners, Last night our server was Liza : She was very attentive and quick but also friendly and engaged. We both had sticky rice and brocolini ; I had shrimp...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 2 days ago

Thank you Liza for the top notch outside service. The recommendations for the Spanish mackerel were some of the best I have ate. We also had shrimp fettuccine and it was made to perfection. When the check came we were surprised how reasonable our meals...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 4 days ago

We really enjoyed our time here! Good food and our server Liza was very friendly and attentive. Unlike other eateries in this area, Rusty’s also is very responsible about the COVID problem and we appreciate that ... a lot! No, it’s not such fun wearing...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were going to try this place as our regular restaurant was extremely busy and Rudy’s had great reviews and they advertised takeout. We had been at the beach all day and didn’t feel like dining in. We asked for take out but were told...More

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and i were in Buxton last week and ate here twice. The food and service was really good. I had a seafood alfredo that had peas and pancetta in it. Their key lime pie is also very good. Prices are completely reasonable for...More

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pros: -They take open table reservations, a plus at the beach under normal conditions, but especially with the current Covid 50% capacity limits.- The place is fresh, clean, and updated. - The food is delicious and well prepared (We got the Garlic shrimp and special;...More

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best meal we’ve had all week!! In fact the best meal since covid! Liza is a rock star!!!

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There aren’t a lot of options around Frisco but this place is the real deal! Great food and great service! Menu is limited but all the choices are fantastic! Can’t go wrong!

Date of visit: June 2020
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Heather W
July 8, 2015|
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Response from rustymidgett | Property representative |
Year in and year out or average per person spend is $24. Some days it is as low as $19 and others as high as $30. It is interesting how some days many people choose to have cocktails, appetizers and desserts, and other days... More
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