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“First Family Reunion”

California Dreaming Restaurant & Bar
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $5 - $25
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Enjoy giant-sized fare from the California Dreaming kitchen. Start with Barbecue Chicken Nachos to curb your cravings; then slow-cooked Prime Rib, “fall-off-the-bone” baby back Ribs or giant Seafood Platters - served with Shrimp, Oysters, Flounder and Blue Crab Claws. Voted “Best Traditional American Restaurant” by WMBF News and The Sun News “Best of the Beach”. The restaurant features seasonal patio seating; large party carry-out and catering/delivery; Monday night trivia; and late night bar bites.
Reviewed July 30, 2013

We have a very large family (party of 21) with a lot of young babies/children and the service was excellent. We went about 5p on Saturday and called ahead about 10 mins and they said they would have our table ready for us. Mitch was our waiter and we was very attentive to our needs. I don't know what his co-waitress's name was as she served our 2nd table but she was good as well. The food was very good, hot, and we did not have to wait very long at all. I would highly recommend this restaurant. We were very happy with our selection to have dinner here. I would give it 4 out of 5 stars.

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Thank Blestmomof9
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Reviewed July 26, 2013

Visited California Dreaming with our family this week. We were promptly seated , service was OK. Our waitress was very attentive. We ordered our drinks and food and drinks were delivered quickly. The food took about 30 minutes from the time we ordered until we were served. Grilled BBQ chicken was overcooked and tough. Well Drink prices have been dropped and their bar drinks prices have doubled.

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Thank reolha
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Reviewed July 19, 2013

The main menu is just a bit on the pricy side. however they serve a dinner salad that is very hard to finish. It is very large and served with a very fluffy croissant. Service is good. Only problem is it is a very nice wood interior and hard to carry on a conversation. But if you have the salad, you will not talk that much....

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Thank Kenneth M
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Reviewed July 13, 2013 via mobile

Went on a busy weekend after the Fourth of July and the service was great! They were very busy but everyone down to the wait staff handled themselves very well. The food was very good. We recommend the fried crab claw appetizer! Those were delicious! Would come back again on a night we don't want local seafood

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Thank Stars4dt
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Reviewed July 6, 2013

We have nine in our family and they have big tables that take care of us. The menu is diverse enough to satisfy all of us. The service has always been great and there have been no complaints about the food. We will be back!

Thank louissimpson
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