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Mosquito Grill and Bar
Cuisines: American
Dining options: After-hours
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Dining options: After-hours
Reviewed 22 August 2013

We've been to this place a few times and it's changed names. The food is mostly seafood and the menu isn't that big. The staff was nice and but we probably won't return there. I did enjoy the view of the lake from the inside of the restaurant.

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Thank Andrea T
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Reviewed 8 July 2013

This place has been around a long time, and has had many names and owners. I've been to Mosquito maybe 4 or 5 times now, and it doesnt get better. The crab cake sandwich is wet, and never seems cooked enough. The menu has gone down since being Rapscallions, and so has the population. The last 2 times we went.. there was no one there! Me and my girls went this past weekend, during the live entertainment, and we were alone on the patio for hours..and they were out of simple things on the menu..Who knows how they run out, being it is so slow. Not to mention the deck looks like it has been abandoned years ago. What a mess! Too bad, because with a bit of work, it could be something.

Thank detroit2712
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Reviewed 24 June 2013

On our way to Tampa yesterday, we noticed that a new (to us) restaurant opened up,
and decided to give it a try on our way home, and am really glad we did. We were seated at
a table near the window, and enjoyed watching all the activities happening on the lake. Hubby had
the chicken fried steak, sweet potato fries and onion rings, and was very happy with
his choices. The onions were cut thicker than usual, and having been in the restaurant business
we knew the grease was fresh. I had the shrimp scampi, and have to say I've never had better.
The shrimp were a good size, meaty and not over-powered by too much garlic. It was served
with penne pasta and a wonderful buttery sauce that featured red onions that had been soaked
in lime juice which gave it a pickled flavor. Our waiter Connor was a delight...great service
and very nice personality. I was surprised to read all the negative reviews...a new restaurant always
has kinks that need to be worked out...give them another chance, I think you'll be happy you did.

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Thank Pat K
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Reviewed 18 June 2013 via mobile

Food was all cooked in old grease. Taste was unbearable. They have cleaned the place up nicely, and could do even more with the deck, but food will have to improve tenfold before we return.

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Thank RShadowens
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Reviewed 16 June 2013

Went with my family, wife, daughter, son in law, two amazing grand kids. Not sure what to except, ate here before, in the past, under another name, once under present name. Read some not good reviews but, really happy, help honest and good, food better than expected,btw chicken fried steak, with gravey amazing. Pulled pork, by two in the group, excellent, Cuban sandwich great, granddaughter happy with the kids menu. Thanks for a nice night.

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