We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rusty's Seafood and Oyster Bar

628 Glen Cheek Dr, Cape Canaveral, FL 32920
+1 321-783-2033
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (167 reviews)
“gator bites” (25 reviews)
“fries” (57 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
628 Glen Cheek Dr, Cape Canaveral, FL 32920
Write a Review
Reviews (1,092)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 1,092 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

This place has average food. If I don't eat out on the deck, I'm not going to go here. The deck is wonderful and a great view of the ships as they exit the Jetty.Eating inside is not a treat, not bad, but not a...More

Thank BigG2222
rustyrhett, Owner at Rusty's Seafood and Oyster Bar, responded to this review

hi bigg, im sorry about the average experience here at rustys. . . can you be more specific so i can at least address with my team ?! id appreciate the feed back . . rhett fischer

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food good service we sat out by the water. Nice shade the staff was fantastic reasonably priced and plenty to eat

Thank Sandy H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for oysters as usual and had an excellent experience. We each had a dozen oysters, ahi tuna, Buffalo shrimp appetizer and seafood gumbo. Enjoyed it all. Relaxed environment with live music if you don't mind the heat. All staff is very friendly and good...More

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We prefer Wednesday night when our favorite singer/performer is there from 5 to 9. You can have drinks and listen to soothing tunes as the sunsets. I really like the baked oysters, stuffed flounder, and the spinach salad. It's just a relaxing spot to hang...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the fish and chips and oysters and neither of us thoroughly enjoyed our meal. The oysters didn't appear fresh and the fish and chips looked like it came from a box. They had a good happy hour of $2 bud lite and millar...More

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there for Mother's Day, so I can say it was very crowded and had to wait 1/2 hour, which was good. Not too bad of a wait. When seated we waited again 15 minutes or so for our order to be taken. (It...More

Thank maggie068
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Rusty's twice during our stay at Cape Canaveral. The first time, we arrived before 6:00 in time for the early bird menu. The selections included fried shrimp and a lunch-size version of the fish of the day. But the early-bird price was...More

Thank Schnauzers-R-Us
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view from the deck was awesome and there was a really good live musician. The food was also really good and our server was really friendly and helpful.

Thank Cassandra F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I visit this place regularly for the oysters Bernard. They are damn good. The bartender Blaine is there every time we visit and he always offers excellent hospitality.... the servers not so much so grab a seat at the bar and enjoy...More

Thank marylloree
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything we had was great! He had the oysters and I had the surf and turf. They were all amazing. We also ordered the seafood augratin appetizer. It was very good! Our server Lori was very nice, funny, and a great server! Definitely would suggest...More

Thank Tiff8782
Nearby Restaurants
Fishlips Waterfront Bar & Grill
1,660 reviews
.16 km away
Grills Seafood Deck & Tiki Bar
2,083 reviews
.38 km away
Baja Chowder and Seafood
327 reviews
.02 km away
Nearby Attractions
Parker Brothers Concepts
113 reviews
.46 km away
Exploration Tower
344 reviews
.24 km away
Sea Wrangler Sport Fishing Charters
42 reviews
.37 km away
Cocoa Beach Parasail
53 reviews
.37 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
does Rustys have rock shrip appetizers
8 February 2017|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from rustyrhett | Property representative |
We don't . Try Dixie crossroads . Thank you , rhett
Hi, Can you give me a price on crab legs?
1 February 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Tim L | Reviewed this property |
The best answer is to call them.
Antoinette S
do you needs reservations
26 August 2016|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from RoJac80 | Reviewed this property |
No reservations needed
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 628 Glen Cheek Dr, Cape Canaveral, FL 32920
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brevard County  >  Cape Canaveral
  • Phone Number: +1 321-783-2033
  • E-mail
WE now serve BREAKFAST daily 8am - 1030am
Founded in 1993, Rusty's Seafood & Oyster Bar is a restaurant, which also features an oyster bar outside on its large wood deck. The oyster bar offers steamed clams and mussels, raw or steamed oysters and fresh oysters Bernard. The restaurant s seafood items include seared ahi tuna, Maine lobster, grilled jumbo lump crab cakes, jumbo scallops and fried hand-breaded jumbo shrimp. Additional menu items are grilled, blackened or jerk chicken breast; house special sirloin; charburger; and dolphin, grouper and tuna sandwiches. Rusty's Seafood & Oyster Bar is located in Cape Canaveral, Fla.