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Island Outpost

14231 W Ozello Trl, Crystal River, FL 34429-5170
+1 352-795-1880
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“bbq pork” (3 reviews)
“island shrimp” (2 reviews)
American, Barbecue, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
14231 W Ozello Trl, Crystal River, FL 34429-5170
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped while on a motorcycle ride. At first glance we had some reservations. Once we walked inside the place was packed which is a good sign. The service was friendly. A make yourself at home vibe. We had the BBQ and...More

1  Thank BuffettFanFrank
Reviewed 19 June 2018

My friend and I have stopped here before and had a great time. This last time, it was as if we were looked down upon because we are not "locals" The service barside was less than friendly and the food was under portioned. Could have...More

Thank Frank W
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Great food and awesome people. The way Florida used to be. Fresh eggs, great breakfast. Pork is smoked on site! Why go anywhere else 😊

Thank Mike A
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Thank you for the superb evening. We enjoyed the clam soup, crab cakes, fish and shrimp. The prices are good. A beer for a dollar is really good. The service is lovely. The whole thing takes place in a general store and that adds to...More

1  Thank corneliusbaum
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Ate here with a few friends after we did the manatee dive. Our waitress was super sweet, and answered all our questions. The food was incredible and super cheap! My friends got Hung Over Shrimp and absolutely loved it. I got the BBQ Pork Sandwich,...More

1  Thank LoganCK
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Don't leave without trying the Hangover Shrimp. Something special to this place and goooood! Everything else we tried was great. Restaurant is short staffed and cooking everything to order takes a while but the place is kinda unique with stuffed fish and old fishing pictures...More

Thank OldWrangler37
Reviewed 28 January 2018

This place is way out there. If you saw it you probably wouldnt stop. The people are super nice. Place is a bit dirty and cluttered. The food was ok for bar food... Not the best we have had not the worst. Would say if...More

Thank Patricia K
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Always drove by, and never stopped until today! We were just looking for some place different. We went on trip advisor and saw all 5* reviews. So we tried the pork plate with cabbage salad and homemade chips. Appearances can be deceving. Nice people and...More

Thank susiediver
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Ate lunch here. WOW. The Cuban sandwich was great. The pork was smoked on site. The bread was made fresh. The outside looks a bit run down and frankly if the reviews weren’t so good we would not have stopped. We loved it and would...More

Thank 2dogsAtlanta
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

I love this place! It is not fancy and some people may be taken back by the laid back atmosphere, but I felt right at home. The owners were warm and friendly, and the food was absolutely delicious! We had the hangover shrimp and the...More

Thank shannonp29709
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3 February 2018|
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Response from KerryDee34429 | Property representative |
We're working on revising a few things in our menu, and then we'll share it online! Thank you for your input!😀
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 16:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14231 W Ozello Trl, Crystal River, FL 34429-5170
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Crystal River
  • Phone Number: +1 352-795-1880
Island Outpost is a restaurant and pub located in beautiful Ozello Florida! We have a full menu, ranging from breakfast to dinner, as well as a wide variety of beer and wine. Patrons can also purchase ethanol free gas, tackle supplies, and bait on premises.
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