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Bongos Beachside Bistro

5250 Gulf Blvd, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-2408
+1 727-360-1811
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“coconut chicken” (28 reviews)
“fish tacos” (111 reviews)
“flatbread” (29 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 03:00 Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
5250 Gulf Blvd, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-2408
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Reviewed yesterday

We love coming here for appetizers and their entertainment outside. They have the very best pina colada’s on the beach. Haven’t had dinner here yet but based on the appetizers I’m sure it is good

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jss337
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food, good drinks, right on the water! the have tables right on the sand so you can take your shoes off and relax!!!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Kahrin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good restaurant right on the beach. Dine with your feet in the sand!! Food and drinks are very good at a reasonable price. Would go back!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank andrewc082489
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to this bar last night to eat. The food was really good and reasonably priced but the service was not good. Our server seemed to not hear what we were saying and we asked several times for water and it took a while...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank claudesavage18
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came down for a couple of days and the weather was terrible. However we found our sanctuary at bongos. I would just like to say Suzie was amazing and looked after us for hours. She not only guided through many cocktails haha she took...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lynda B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The beach access and staff made this a particular attractive destination. The ragie music created a very tropical atmosphere along with its design. The food was very tasteful with good portion sizes.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AssumtahLady
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed 2 meals here, and enjoyed the drinks even more. They are the only reason I would have come back to the hotel they are in.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank AGolden161
Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

The location of this place can’t be beat. It’s right on the beach! Some of the tables are actually in the sand. It’s beautiful at night, with tiki torches and live music. Service is pretty solid. The downside is the food is mediocre. Burgers, fish...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Denise D
Reviewed 6 December 2018

Great Drinks & Food. All the Bartenders and Servers go out of their way to get anything you want. Rooms are spacious and views are breathtaking. Overall best place at St Pete beach

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Camela M
Reviewed 1 December 2018

What else can I say about a bistro that sits right on the beach, has delicious run runners (on the rocks) and the food was superb but "wow". Fun and yummy.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank NurseladySeattle
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Kellie R
1 May 2018|
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Response from 487jeric | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is parking in the front of hotel.
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Lizzylovesfoodlots
13 March 2018|
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Response from islandgirl524 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure...given them a call.
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betty l
16 September 2017|
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Response from Steve B | Reviewed this property |
No karaoke that I have seen but they have live music every night! The place is a must see! food,drinks and music with your feet in the sand!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 03:00
Monday
11:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 03:00
Thursday
11:00 - 03:00
Friday
11:00 - 03:00
Saturday
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5250 Gulf Blvd, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-2408
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Pete Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 727-360-1811
  • E-mail
Description
Bongos Beach Bar & Grill is located directly on the sandy beach behind the Grand Plaza Resort on St. Pete Beach. Enjoy live entertainment daily. Sip on your favorite tropical cocktail while you watch the beautiful sunset. Serving great appetizers, burgers, wings, sandwiches, salads and much more. Open daily 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 a.m. Free WiFi. Free sunset shooters daily. A BEACHY LITTLE PLACE WITH A CASUAL PACE!!
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