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The Maritana Grille at The Don CeSar

3400 Gulf Blvd, Don CeSar Resort, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-4015
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“cobia” (20 reviews)
“tasting menu” (9 reviews)
“foie gras” (8 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 23:00All hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
3400 Gulf Blvd, Don CeSar Resort, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-4015
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Maritana Grille is one of the more elegant places to dine on the St. Pete Beach. The ambience is lovely and the menu choices all delectable- options, options! The rack of lamb and seafood choices were both wonderful. Our waitstaff was very friendly and...More

Thank DeeDee3579
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

We are so happy you feel like we do!!! Maritana is definitely a GEM here on Saint Pete Beach and appreciate your recommendation on social Media. We do all we can to ensure every experience is tailored to each individual need and the service staff...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

My first time at Maritana was three years ago while staying at the Don, and I thought it was excellent! Back again last month and couldn't wait to revisit this gem. I love to eat at the bar and my first night I had Noel...More

Thank TravelGalLady
Management response:Responded 3 days ago

WOW - This is absolutely great to hear. You know people like Jeff and Noel are difficult to come by in this industry and they are definitely tremendous assets for us. I am so happy you had a fantastic time and YES, we definitely would...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The place is beautiful and the service is on point. Their customer service receives the highest rating as the waitstaff is impeccable. The foie gras was a delicious, really fun appetizer. I would go back to have this and an expensive dessert. But everything else,...More

Thank Queensmommy37
Management response:Responded 3 days ago

Dear Valued Guest, Yes we agree Maritana Grille is definitely an amazing setting and the servers are all outstanding. We focus on providing a personalized experience to each and every guest we serve. We definitely appreciate your feedback and will make sure we take this...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great choices, beautiful presentation. Must sit by the aquarium. Enjoued the desert selection especially Reveal.More

Thank eggeling755
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for giving us another 5STAR review!!! This is fantastic to hear as we appreciate all of our guests who dine with us. The staff will do anything to ensure your experience is top notch so should you have any requests for your next...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After working my way thru several restaurants in st Pete I can say this is HANDS DOWN the best. No attitude - amazing service and outstanding food and craft cocktails. Don't be fooled by the local flare.. this is the absolute best for those who...More

1  Thank cdra
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

WOW - Amazing review!!! Thank you so much. Yes we value all of our guests and provide the BEST and most unassuming 5 star service there is on Saint Pete Beach! We are always looking to improve so your feedback is invaluable. Hoping to welcoming...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is excellent as is the staff. A bit stuffy, but goes with the place. Beautiful hotel, with much to do here. A true high end resort worth a stay. Will return.More

Thank Tom L
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Tom - Thanks for the great review of Our little GEM Maritana Grille. The staff is absolutely the best and will do anything to make sure your visit is as personalized and special as possible. We definitely look forward to serving you again! See you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited St. Pete Beach and stayed at the Don Cesar for my aunts 70th birthday. We ate at the Maritana Grille for the birthday dinner celebration and we loved it. My aunt said it was the best dinner ever and at age 70, she...More

Thank KSherman-Indy
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Katie, Maritana is an timeless quality restaurant where the attention to detail still matters in quality and service. Jess is absolutely fantastic and thank you so much for sharing this. He has been a long term team member and will go the extra mile to...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017

Very nice restaurant with an upscale vibe. Everything is very clean and precise. The staff is good, though sometimes the service was a bit slow. Our server wasn't as knowledgable about wine as some other places we had visited, which kind of surprised me. As...More

Thank Clare C
Management response:Responded 16 August 2017

Dearest Clare, Thank you so much for visiting last night and your honest and constructive feedback. I will research to see who your server as we did have a brand new person on the floor who might not be fully up to speed yet. Not...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017

My husband and I live in the Bradenton Sarasota and dine out frequently. We have been to dozens of restaurants looking for "the place" to go and unfortunately had not found it.. Until we landed here. Being from New York the food does not compare...More

Thank lamoda2017
Management response:Responded 6 August 2017

Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful review regarding your recent experience. We truly appreciate your opinion and are humbled by your expressions of gratitude. We do our best to exceed the needs of all our guests and our servers make it as personable...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017

Very nice restaurant with excellent ambience. The staff was very helpful although a little bit slow. The food was excellent, although the octopus appetizer was not up to what you expect from a fine restaurant: too overwhelming with herbs that rested finesse to the dish....More

Thank oscari995
Management response:Responded 6 August 2017

First of we would like to thank you for your business- we appreciate this very much as we know you have choices and we feel humbled we had a chance to show you what we are capable of doing. Your feedback is taken extremely seriously...More

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14 August 2017|
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Response from Hayden S | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They have a good kids menu. I'm fact, in the past adults could even order from it. But new management has changed that policy, along with many other policies from what I understand. The kids menu even has a half... More
Brandon S
2 December 2015|
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Response from jabber57 | Reviewed this property |
If you go to the hotel website there is a tab for event locations and menus. It offers a "chat" option. I would suggest you work quickly as this is a popular venue.
Eric C
26 October 2015|
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Response from Courtney L | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. For Thanksgiving in Maritana Grille, we offer a four-course Tasting Menu from 4-9pm for $90 per person plus tax and gratuity. If you are looking for a buffet, we will be hosting a King Charles... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$75
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3400 Gulf Blvd, Don CeSar Resort, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-4015 (Formerly The Maritana Grille (Don CeSar Resort))
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Pete Beach
  • Phone Number: 727-360-1882
  • E-mail
Immerse yourself in the most delectable dining experience Tampa Bay has to offer at The Maritana Grille. At this signature restaurant of the beautiful Loews Don CeSar resort, you’re surrounded by 1,500 gallons of salt water aquariums filled with colorful, native Florida fish. You’ll dine on the freshest local seafood prepared with pure, organic ingredients in a New American style. With an extensive wine list and world-class service, it’s no wonder The Maritana Grille was voted one of the Top 10 seafood restaurants in the United States by the Gayot Guide, and has received AAA’s 4-Diamond Rating for the past 15 years. The vibe is casual, no jackets required. The atmosphere is festive yet intimate and the food is incomparably delicious. The Maritana Grille turns every meal into a magical dining experience.
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