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Pink Elephant

491 Bayou Ave, Boca Grande, FL 33921
+1 941-964-4540
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“truffle fries” (12 reviews)
“thai shrimp” (12 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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491 Bayou Ave, Boca Grande, FL 33921
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

No reservations taken in summer. One hour wait is proof that they need to open upstairs dining room on weekends. The dinner menu offers a good variety of items. The peel and eat shrimp app is delicious; very flavorful. The main dishes all needed more...More

Thank chefstefwithanF
Reviewed 4 days ago

There are not a lot of dining choices and this place is a landmark, has been around a long time. Very nice atmosphere, but nothing exceptional on the menu or in its preparation. Grouper fingers, Hamburger, Steak, things you see on every menu, but nothing...More

Thank Hahira_GeorgiaAmy
Reviewed 5 days ago

Staff, decor, and food were superb. As we chatted our server was oh so patient with us as we Sabres our cocktails and atmosphere. All four of us had fish (different kinds) and all were exceptional. A must go to place to eat and drink...More

Thank Donna L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the bridge toll to eat here. The food was great and the service wonderful. You cannot go wrong grabbing a bite you eat here.

Thank Walter P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pink Elephant is a short walk or golf car ride from the Gasparilla Inn which owns PE. At lunch it was bustling and noisy. We both had beef brisket sandwiches. Large and very good. More than either of us could eat.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Good grief. Wife, son and myself were "ordered" by the red-haired waitress (didn't see her name tag or we'd better ID her and let here manager explain ger unacceptable guest treatment) to 'sit at the bar" as we decided to first have drinks while deciding...More

Thank Lennie_19
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I was there on a Sunday afternoon and used the Ladies room while my husband went to snag a table. I was horrified at the filthy condition of a public access place. My husband and myself owned and operated three restaurants over the years. Our...More

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Ate there several times and was never disappointed with the food and the service. Great, great restaurant

Thank Charlotte B
Reviewed 17 May 2017

we go her because the food the same over and over great it just has what we are looking for and we enjoy coming here.

Thank scott f
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely setting off the canal and in lush area of BG. Kind staff, great food, solid wine selection. Classic Boca Grande place for drinking and dining

Thank Anders B
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Patricia B
Are you open June 11th and what are you priced for dinner
22 May 2017|
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Response from Diane N | Reviewed this property |
I think they close for a period of time in the Summer. Best to call.
Patricia B
Are you open on Sunday the 11th of June, and what are your prices for dinnet
22 May 2017|
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Response from xtalr52 | Reviewed this property |
I would check with the restaurant about it's hours in the summer. Boca Grande has 2 seasons: Summer and "Social". :) A lot of stores have limited operating hours in the summer.
Harold L
The dinner menu?
15 May 2017|
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Response from pcvilla | Reviewed this property |
Wonderful seafood and. Variety of meat. Salads and service were exceptional
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 491 Bayou Ave, Boca Grande, FL 33921
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Boca Grande
  • Phone Number: +1 941-964-4540
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