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Bongos Beachside Bistro

5250 Gulf Blvd, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-2408
+1 727-360-1811
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“coconut chicken” (26 reviews)
“fish tacos” (104 reviews)
“flatbread” (27 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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5250 Gulf Blvd, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-2408
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This little gem is outstanding! Food awesome and staff very friendly! Try the steak and Gorgonzola flatbread ! Delicious !!! All on St Pete Beach ! Tiki bar and live music ! And afterwards you can walk to the beach which is steps away !!!

Thank Shaun G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went while the sun was up, we had spotted the place from Crabby Bills the night before. It was really nice to sit at a table with our feet in the sand. It really was a fabulous evening. We enjoyed some cocktails, and I...More

Thank kghhjkkcxx
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I’ve been coming here every year for DCI annual meetings for the last 3 years. They have live entertainment which i truly enjoy. Great food and atmosphere.

Thank Gina R
Reviewed 5 days ago

Hot October day at the beach, turn around and there is Bongos. We visited a couple of times while staying at the hotel. Great place to sit and chat even listen to live music.

Thank Nancy F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to watch sunsets, have a drink, eat some good food, listen to live music and relax right on the beach! You don't have to stay at this hotel to come here!

1  Thank JBW883
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are a lot of drink choices here. They make some really good frozen drinks. The food was good too and they had live music. I would rate this as a hidden gem.

1  Thank loanguy4332
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION! Loved this place, great food, friendly service and LIVE MUSIC! Even when the place was not busy they had live music! The entire time we were there (stayed at the adjoining hotel) we never heard anyone that was bad. Food was actually...More

Thank Dawn W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bongos is great for a casual beach side lunch or dinner. Everything we had there was great. The cuban sandwiches there are fantastic. While the bartenders aren't always that friendly the servers we had at the tables were terrific.

Thank nycsunnyside
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We ate here during our stay. a little pricey but it was a holiday and on the beach. 5 bucks for a 12 oz can is a bit steep though

Thank matthew m
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Went there in the afternoon. The afternoon was great the company was great the waitress was wonderful. We had food which is okay and drinks. If a person is wanting to drink shots do not come to this bar! The shots are outrageously priced in...More

Thank studbumper
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Kellie R
1 May 2018|
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Response from Jeri C | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is parking in the front of hotel.
13 March 2018|
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Response from islandgirl524 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure...given them a call.
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
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
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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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