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Robbi's Reef

900 Venetia Bay Blvd, Venice, FL 34285
+1 941-485-9196
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish tacos” (182 reviews)
“gumbo” (49 reviews)
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Barbecue, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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900 Venetia Bay Blvd, Venice, FL 34285
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Reviewed yesterday

I had a seafood gumbo with a grouper sandwich. Yum! My partner had the lobster bisque and California salad. Comfortable, local atmosphere, attentive staff.

Thank Joseph P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We whent there because it was the closest to our hotel, truly walking distance. The service was timely and friendly. Food was delicious and had nice drinks and a good beer selection. The kids where happy with their meals as well as the adults. The...More

Thank Maricarmen R
Reviewed 4 days ago

Large menu to choose from-atmosphere was ok but rather warm in the dining area not like the foyer, where it was cool. Great service. I ordered Fish Taco's highly recommended by waitress -very salty and fishy they came blackened-waitress took them back and replaced entire...More

Thank Dawn L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great time. Food was goid with lots of choices for everyone. Chad was a super waiter!! Will return soon...

Thank beth G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So I went for a family birthday celebration.....except it really didn't 'feel' like a celebration, or even recognition. I wonder sometimes if it's the wait staff or the restaurant who offers a little 'sumsing' at the end of the meal. Our meal was delicious enough,...More

Thank ttdell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The red beans and rice are absolutely out of this world. The service was very good as well. I have never experienced a bad visit to Robbie's Reef. Must try!

Thank Sailor-man74
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife had a garlic shrimp pasta which was great. Great taste and good portion size. My food was a 30 dollar fish plate that was supposed to be a awesome great tasting fish, not so. Tasted like a cheap imitation. Worth maybe 16 in...More

Thank royalflushtodd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were seated right away in a booth. Our server Shannon came right over to take our drink order and explain the specials. I couldn't decide between seafood or BBQ, so I ordered the BBQ rib appetizer and the grouper plate with a side of...More

Thank Doe1329
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been there several times and don't plan on going back. The entire menu and presentation average at best.

Thank pittyguy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Appetizer 3 Ribs,,,,meat falls off the bone. BBQ sauce Spicy and Good. Home made Key Lime Pie was Excellent

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Questions & Answers
Bill M
23 January 2017|
Response from Robbis R | Property representative |
Hi Bill, thanks for asking! We have considered offering Conch Chowder as a special soup of the day, but it most likely won't be offered as a permanent staple on the menu. Please feel free to follow us on facebook, as we try... More
Max T
7 December 2016|
Response from Robbis R | Property representative |
I'm so sorry but we will not be open on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day. I sure hope you will join us on another day, though! Thanks for the inquiry!
karen g
22 April 2016|
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Response from Debbie T | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. I would call first
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Venetia Bay Blvd, Venice, FL 34285
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-485-9196
  • E-mail
Robbi's Reef is a floridian-style restaurant that focuses on fresh, quality seafood and smoked in-house barbecue - a winning combination for the whole family to enjoy! Robbi's Reef is located in a beautiful, 175 seat restaurant overlooking a small body of water & beautiful fountain with large windows to maximize the view. With plenty of private parking, a full indoor & outdoor bar, a fresh seafood market, lots of large fish tanks to entertain, and plenty of photos of locals with their "big catch" to peruse, kids and adults will enjoy the casual, relaxed atmosphere and the wonderful food!
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