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“A must go to”

Frenchy's Original Cafe
Ranked #35 of 755 Restaurants in Clearwater
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $15
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Cafe
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Breakfast, Dinner
Reviewed February 25, 2014

When I used to live in the area this was a favorite, after being gone for 20+ years when ever we come back in town this is a MUST go to. The grouper sandwich is THE BEST, and quite frankly THE ONLY one I would ever eat!!! Love this place. Don't ever change a thing!!!

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Reviewed February 22, 2014

Frenchy's is a local institution. Has a bar and a dozen booths. Locals come here for a beer and food. It is widely known for its grouper sandwiches, which are outstanding. Very unfancy -- you elbow your way to a seat at the bar or wait for a booth. Casual, friendly staff, friendly regulars. A delightful experience.

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Reviewed February 21, 2014 via mobile

Great grouper sandwich! Loved the smoked fish spread! Nothing fancy just great food! One of my favorite places in Clearwater!

Thank Angela R
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Reviewed February 21, 2014 via mobile

Was in Tampa for business and went to Clearwater for an evening. Heard about Frenchy's on Travel Channel so decided to try it. We had the red steamed shrimp appetizer...didn't realize that they were whole shrimp and that we had to peel but they were very good. Grouper sandwich was very good. Just a little bit heavy but not bad considering it is fried. Glad we stopped. Servers were nice. The ladies in the gift shop next door were very nice. Save your restaurant receipt and you get a discount at the store. The restaurant wasn't very big and there are a few tables outside. Probably the beachside location has a nicer atmosphere but we wanted to try the original.

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Thank ptravels
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Reviewed February 19, 2014

Great locals place...friendly, fun group of people there. Nothing fancy but good service, good food and cold beer.
I can see why people like it. I quickly made friends with some unusual characters. Laughed and enjoyed the afternoon sitting at the bar. Very relaxing..just what i needed

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Thank Mark G
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