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Third Street Cafe

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310 E Railroad Ave, Boca Grande, FL 33921
+1 941-964-0155
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08:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Fri 23:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 21:00
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Came across restaurant by off chance and were sold by the setting. Beautiful seating area outside. However, felt slightly let down by the meal itself. Husband had ravioli which was just ravioli! I had Moroccan spiced salmon but think they'd forgotten to add the spices! Any sides were extra on top of an already steep price! Also beware bar prices... More 

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1 Thank Allismall
Tampa
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Service is pretty slow but good spot for breakfast. You have to ask for coffee and tea refills which is annoying but the food is above average and price is good so I gave them 4 stars. I got the egg sandwich (over easy with bacon and cheese) and it was very tasty! I would definitely return. Not a place... More 

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Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

This has become one of our favorite restaurants on the island. Lovely outdoor ambiance, nice food... The chef has visited our table in the past and told us that he is very open to special orders, dietary restrictions... - just let him know... Last night things changed - and not for the better. We had dinner reservations for just before... More 

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1 Thank DHuntCT
North Fort Myers, Florida
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215 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

The hamburger with bacon were ordered was terrific. The Boca Grande salad with shrimp, greens, avocado and grapefruit was very good, but undersized for $15. Fortunately, my wife and I shared both. Very nice room with outside dining. Service was friendly and efficient.

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Venice, Florida
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

Two of us had lunch here for the first time on a picture perfect Sun. afternoon. We chose to sit outdoors at the rear of the cafe under an awning surrounded by lovely FL vegetation. Entirely delightful. We placed our order for 2 sandwiches. One Croissant Sandwich and one Alex Meatball Sub, a noted specialty on the menu. After a... More 

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1 Thank beachybreeze
Boca Grande, Florida
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

New design inside looks great! Terrific slow cooked ribs and a beautiful Lemon Chicken with olives and vegetables. Service was slow, but friendly.

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1 Thank Robin M
Belleair Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Walked in for cocktails and stayed for dinner and so glad we did. Had muscles as an appetizer. It was flavorful with scallions and fresh tomatoes. I ordered the ribs and I am a real rib snob. The cast iron smoker is right behind the garden so I decided to give it a try. They were some of the best... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant twice during our stay on Boca Grande. They offer a happy hour starting at 2:30 that offers drink and food specials. We tried several different things off the menu and all were very good. (My personal favorites were the tuna tacos and lobster nachos!) We sat outside in the garden area, and our waitress was very... More 

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Brick, New Jersey
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

Had drinks in pleasant outdoor garden and appetizer after all day boat trip. Our waitress went over and above to make our experience fantastic! Brought 2 wines for tasting, accommodated special drink and appetizer requests at no additional cost and said sure we can do that! Unfortunately we did not get her name but it was on Thursday, March 30... More 

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Rochester, New York
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

Good value for happy hour. Well drinks $3 and a nice selection of tapas style food. We ordered lobster nachos (excellent), burger (huge), and clams. The setting was quiet and delightful outside. Service was excellent.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
23:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
23:00 - 21:00
Thursday
23:00 - 21:00
Friday
23:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 E Railroad Ave, Boca Grande, FL 33921
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Boca Grande
  • Phone Number: +1 941-964-0155
Description
At the third street café we serve creative contemporary cuisine in an atmosphere of laid back tropical elegance. Our secret garden is a lovely setting for a relaxing pause during the day, or a well-crafted cocktail or dinner under the stars.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?