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Tarpon Creek Bar & Grill

) #20 of 67 Restaurants in Marathon €€ - €€€ American, Bar, Seafood
13201 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-3548
+1 305-289-1332
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (170 reviews)
“rice balls” (14 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
DETAILS
13201 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-3548
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31 - 40 of 1,157 reviews

Reviewed 19 April 2017

We spent two weeks in Marathon, and visited Tarpon Creek multiple times - even take out pizza. Host staff was attentive, offering us our choice of dining tables. We had the pleasure of Candace serving us, and she could not have been nicer, sweet southern...More

1  Thank annelN5096HM
Beth L, General Manager at Tarpon Creek Bar & Grill, responded to this review

We are SO PLEASED you spent as much time with us as you did! Candace is great and fun to talk to, We are lucky to have her on our team. We will also be sure to pass on your comments! We offer the "Best...More

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Being from Louisiana, I know seafood. had blackened shrimp poboy and it was great! wife had island chicken and she said it was awesome. Candace said both would be good and she was right. She made us feel as though she knew us for years....More

1  Thank tpoche2017
Beth L, General Manager at Tarpon Creek Bar & Grill, responded to this review

...And we can't wait to see you again too!!! I myself grew up in Louisiana and she did offer great recommendations. Next time I hope you also try the Shrimp and Grits, and yes they are REAL grits! Candace has been a great addition to...More

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Looked like a great place, but no - disorganized from the start. Ignored by "hostess". Waited to be acknowledged, but that took some time. Should have left then. Eventually seated. Ignored again. Server in our area would not make eye contact and nobody came over....More

Thank Catherine M
Beth L, General Manager at Tarpon Creek Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Please feel free to contact me at 305-289-1332 to discuss this further. Thank you, Beth

Reviewed 17 April 2017

Great views overlooking ocean and channel. Excellent bar and great selection of beers. Bar drinks Good value and well poured. Food selection very good znd steaks cooked to perfection. Rib eye very good and fillet mignon perfect. Sevice by waitstaff above par and attention to...More

Thank Albert K
Beth L, General Manager at Tarpon Creek Bar & Grill, responded to this review

We are EXTREMELY happy you enjoyed everything!! Tarpon Creek is our little place in Paradise and we love when others have such a wonderful experience! We look forward to seeing you again soon!! Best Well Wishes, Beth

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Tarpon bar and grill is well hidden behind the Holidat Inn Express. Turn in and go to the back. We arrived at the end of happy hour and managed to get our drinks in. So worth it. Very good draught beer and excellent house wine....More

1  Thank wats16
Beth L, General Manager at Tarpon Creek Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback. We are pleased you enjoyed your experience with us!!! The Food and drinks are very tasty, the music is great, offering a variety from steel drums to Acoustic guitars and on occasion hand drums. Frank has been a...More

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love this bar. This is our 2nd trip here and everyone T this bar is awesome! Beth, Jade, Jeremy and especially Connie rock!!! We will be back!

Thank Orchid974
Beth L, General Manager at Tarpon Creek Bar & Grill, responded to this review

We absolutely enjoy having you and can not wait to have you back!!! I will be sure to pass on your comments to Jade, Jeremy, and Connie! Thank you for you comments. Best Regards, Beth

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Nice. Place. Food. Was. Good. And. Reasonable stopped. On a whim. And. It was. Great. Outdoor and in door. Dining over looking. The. Warer

1  Thank qxjim
Beth L, General Manager at Tarpon Creek Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Wether wind or whim brought you, we are happy you stopped in. We look forward to seeing you again! Please stop by management and say hello. Best Well Wishes, Beth

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere was great, wonderful music playing and friendly service. The food was just okay though. Had the fried fish basket with French fries, fish was fresh but wasn't very flavorful. Would definitely give another try though.More

1  Thank Amr3210
Beth L, General Manager at Tarpon Creek Bar & Grill, responded to this review

I apologize the food was only ok and we didn't have the flavor right for you. I recommend requesting to have it blackened, if you like a little spice! We look forward to seeing you again so we can make it better. Thank you. Best...More

Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

The food here is great. The Cuban Rice balls are incredible. Ambiance is very nice. My only complaint is that the service is very slow. Our server would go missing for intervals of 10-15 minutes at a time. We got so tired if waiting, we...More

Thank Nenag
Beth L, General Manager at Tarpon Creek Bar & Grill, responded to this review

I apologize, we didn't get things right for you and you had a hard time locating your server! We hope you will give us another try. Not knowing specifics, I don't have an explanation but know we can do much better. Please stop into management...More

Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Outstanding views. Best Shrimp Gazpacho I have ever had. Wood fired pizzas. Hugh salad with fresh catch. Will be back for sure.More

Thank bthairgen
Beth L, General Manager at Tarpon Creek Bar & Grill, responded to this review

The Gazpacho tastes great, especially on a hot day...so refreshing!! The pizzas, I have trouble choosing just one. I can honestly say, the view NEVER gets old! We look forward to your return, please stop by and say hello to management when you come in....More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Lionville
Is there a hotel within short walking distance?
24 March 2017|
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Response from Marcie L | Property representative |
Yes, we are located directly behind the Holiday Inn Express in Marathon. Just steps away!
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RICK W
Can you accommodate gluten free requests ?
3 February 2017|
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Response from Marcie L | Property representative |
Of course we can!!! While we do not have a gluten free menu, we are happy to allow our gluten free guests to choose the items they can eat to create their entree.
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tdusky
Is it OK to bring our dog when we come for dinner?
24 October 2016|
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Response from Marcie L | Property representative |
Absolutely!!! We love our furry friends and are dog friendly on our patio or at the far end of the bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$23
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13201 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-3548
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Marathon
  • Phone Number: +1 305-289-1332
  • E-mail
Description
Waterfront Tiki Bar