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Riverside Crab House

) #3 of 9 Restaurants in Homosassa Springs €€ - €€€ American, , Seafood
5297 S Cherokee Way, 5297 S. Cherokee Way, Homosassa Springs, FL 34448-4424
+1 352-628-2474
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (23 reviews)
“shrimp” (23 reviews)
“hush puppies” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
5297 S Cherokee Way, 5297 S. Cherokee Way, Homosassa Springs, FL 34448-4424
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here after a full morning of scalloping. My daughter and I shared a platter of their garlic blue crabs (with all the fixings) and it was wonderful. My son and husband had the shrimp. Also tasty. Portions are generous and the view is...More

Thank Rooz4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a hidden gem In Homosassa. It is right on the river overlooking 'Monkey Island'. There is a large menu and all the choices are reasonably priced. Rest assured that you will be served very AMPLE portions of food and you might be leaving...More

Thank jcw139
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The server that we had was nonexistent. His name was Eric. Our checks were completely screwed up after we told him how to split it. He almost never checked on us the whole time we had to ask for drinks after we waved him down....More

Thank Xzacklee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first impression when we walked up the stairs and into the restaurant was not good; they were mopping the floor with vinegar water, the smell was overwhelming so we went back outside and found a table on the deck. The server came out quickly...More

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 14 June 2017

My husband and I wondered upon this place on one of our weekend out-tings, we are a fan of seafood and thought since it was on the water that it should have some awesome seafood. Not!! We both ordered the seafood combo platter and the...More

1  Thank lawandapadgett
Reviewed 31 May 2017

The place is kind of funky but in that good way. It's upstairs at the Riverside Resort with windows overlooking the river, marina and Monkey Island, a small island inhabited by a few monkeys. There's also a covered porch you can sit at to enjoy...More

1  Thank Willbar
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Came here for dinner and was seated inside with a great view of Monkey Island. Unfortunately the room was uncomfortably hot from the sun and their A/C wasn't doing anything to change it even after the waiter checked on it. Staff were very friendly and...More

Thank Annmarie B
Reviewed 18 May 2017

this is a nice restaurant right across from the monkey island. It has varied menu of seafood and seafood items. I had to steak and it was prepared well although there was nothing special about it. I was eating with a large group so I...More

Thank drwsurf
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Our waiter was great, but unfortunately the food was not. Wine list is limited. Location is convenient if you are staying at the resort and do not want to drive somewhere to eat.

Thank Sharon V
Reviewed 14 May 2017

The Riverside Crab House in Homosassa is part of the Riverside Resort complex on the Homosassa River. To get to the Riverside Crab House, if your GPS is anything like mine, you will experience a tour of Homosassa. From Route 19 go west on West...More

Thank callcri
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Gordon S
5 February 2017|
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Response from Bentley G | Reviewed this property |
I am gf and I was able to order the fish broiled or pan seared.
Bernard E S
28 January 2017|
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Response from HomosassaRivers... R | Property representative |
Hello, Yes we are handicap accessible. We have an elevator that takes you to the second floor to enjoy the beautiful scenery. Hope to see you soon
3 December 2016|
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Response from HomosassaRivers... R | Property representative |
Hello, We want you to be 100% satisfied with your meal so yes we will allow substitutions. Hope to see you soon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5297 S Cherokee Way, 5297 S. Cherokee Way, Homosassa Springs, FL 34448-4424
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Homosassa Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 352-628-2474
  • E-mail
You don't have to enjoy great food and funYou don't have to share a sunset or riverside cocktailYou don't have to spend anytime dreaming by the poolYou don't have to be entertained by the antics of the monkeys, the manatee, or the passing dolphins or manatee......BUT YOU CAN IF YOU WANT TO!
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