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Rusty's Bistro

1160 Gulf Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767-2703
+1 727-595-1611
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (26 reviews)
“prix fixe” (3 reviews)
Closes in 25 min
07:00 - 11:30All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1160 Gulf Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767-2703
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1 - 10 of 233 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed an excellent buffet here. The food was really well prepared and the display was beautiful. Saturday is more expensive because they add crab legs to the buffet. We ate there on Sunday night and really enjoyed the food!

Thank jpsf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I recently visited Rusty's while staying at the Sheraton Hotel. We had a great dinner with Walter as our waiter. I must say, He WAS AWESOME !!! he was very attentive and made sure my wife and I were taken care of....More

Thank skinsfan0084
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

In spite of the advertised prizes I couldn't find a reason for them. I had breakfast from the buffet and nothing stood out at all. The scrambled eggs were rock-solid, the bacon watery, the bread didn't feel fresh. The typical buffet available from even cheaper...More

Thank Julian R
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went to dinner at Rusty's Bistro twice. Both times we did the prime rib Buffett and I can't say enough about the small but delicious selections. We had salmon, leg of lamb, chicken, salad bar, soup, sides. It was priced at...More

1  Thank travelloverCt
Reviewed 14 May 2017

only had the breakfast menu/buffet at Rusty's although the dinner is supposed to be good. The staff are very friendly and the breakfast buffet was adequately stocked with numerous choices. A little pricey but I suppose par for southern Florida dining. The food was all...More

Thank 201pilot
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Saturday evening with 4 of our friends, we tried Rusty's Bistro. Located inside the Clearwater Sheraton, the restaurant is pleasant but a little empty for a Saturday evening. While said to have a great Buffet, we opted for dining from the menu. They do have...More

Thank AlbenBrewder
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Amazing service and beautiful set up. The food was delicious. Our waiter, Josh was exceptional. They really went above and beyond.

Thank Heather T
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Wow great buffet with the very freshest food and the prime rib is probably one of the best that I have ever eaten. Our waiter Martin was very good and attentive. Great meal for the value and the restaurant itself was clean and neat and...More

1  Thank deborah t
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Ate here three times.Excellent value for money.Staff very attentive and friendly especially Martin.The prime rib buffet is delicious as is the seafood buffet.

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Joshua, our waiter, just rushed our meal to ensure we were able to watch the sunset. He was awesome, awesome, awesome!! I'll be leaving a fuller review on Yelp but Josh deserves a RAISE!!! $$$$$$

Thank Mandy G
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Angela B
I am celiac. Do you have gluten free options for me?
12 March 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from DNapoleon | Property representative |
Yes, we have many options and all the servers have been trained. Actually anyone of our culinary staff would be pleased to assist you with any questions.
pah c
Does Martin still work at Rusty's ? We were in town last june visitung family and didn't get a chance to dine out. We really missedhaving a great dinner out and Martins, superb service.
3 March 2017|
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Response from DNapoleon | Property representative |
Yes Martin is still, with us, he is very much an asset to not only Rusty's Bistro also too the Sheraton Sand Key Resort. He works every night except for Monday and Tuesday. I shared your comment and he looks forward to your... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 12:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 11:30
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 11:30
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 11:30
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 11:30
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 11:30
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 11:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1160 Gulf Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767-2703
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Clearwater
  • Phone Number: +1 727-595-1611
Our award-winning chef prepares a variety of scrumptious soups, exotic main dishes and delectable desserts. Rusty's Bistro dinner features a prime rib buffet with only the finest center cut tenderloin. If this isn't what you crave, indulge yourself in one of our nightly chef's creations. To accompany all of our dishes is a selection of over 30 wines. Available by the glass or by the bottle, pair up your award-winning dinner with favorites like: Francis Ford Coppola, Claret, 2001 and Chianti Classico Riserva Ducale, Ruffino, Italy, 2000 to name just a few. Further relax with good company as you enjoy our live jazz piano in the evenings. Rusty's is open for dinner daily starting at 6:00PM.
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