Restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in St Pete Beach & Barrier Island Beaches

Walt'z Fish Shak

The MO at Walter Gerbase's fish shack is simple: the day's domestic-only catch (often featuring grouper, cobia and amberjack) is chalked on the board; you choose one grilled, fried or blackened and served with coles…
Top Choice French in St Pete Beach & Barrier Island Beaches

Fetishes

Under Bruce Caplan's eagle eye sumptuous classics such as steak Diane, coquilles St Jacques and sole meunière are sautéed, brandied and flambéed tableside for tongue-tingling flavor. Go the whole hog and splash out …
Seafood in St Pete Beach & Barrier Island Beaches

Guppy's

For variety, quality and price, it's hard to beat Guppy's, which packs diners in nightly. Preparations are diverse, skillfully spanning styles (and budgets), from ocean-raised, garlicky cobia to Kona-coffee-dusted d…
Seafood in St Pete Beach & Barrier Island Beaches

Ted Peter's Famous Smoked Fish

Since the 1950s, Ted Peter's has been smoking fresh salmon, mackerel, mahimahi and mullet in the little smokehouse here, then dishing it up whole or in sandwich spreads. You eat at outdoor picnic tables; nothing fan…
Seafood in St Pete Beach & Barrier Island Beaches

Salt Rock Grill

This contemporary, upscale harborside eatery puts everything on display: the basement wine cellar through a floor cutaway, the waterfront from sweeping windows and the outdoor deck, and the open kitchen's wood-fired…
Seafood in St Pete Beach & Barrier Island Beaches

Paradise Grille

With a deck right over the beach, cold beer and the best pound of shrimp on the beach, this is indeed a little slice of paradise. It also does a mean breakfast, and there's a craft market and live music on Fridays, …
Burgers in St Pete Beach & Barrier Island Beaches

Sandbar Bill's

Located right on the beach, the tiki bar at the Bon-Aire Resort is a local favorite for chargrilled, hand-pattied burgers and rib-eye sandwiches. Not hungry? Jackie will keep you supplied with Rum Runners as the fie…
Deli in St Pete Beach & Barrier Island Beaches

La Casa del Pane

With proprietors hailing from Altamura, the bread capital of Italy, it's hardly surprising that this local deli dishes up the best croissants, focaccia and pizza on the beach. The coffee's the real deal, too.