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Bait House

45 Causeway Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767-2003
+1 727-446-8134
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (57 reviews)
“tuna nachos” (23 reviews)
“corvina” (14 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
45 Causeway Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767-2003
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Was a little leary about this place but let me tell you it was awesome. Staff was sooooooooo friendly. Great recommendation on the catch of the day. It is definitely a dive......would be a great place for DINERS,DRIVE INS AND DIVES. Give this place a...More

Thank 182kathleenp
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch with good friend while visiting the area. The place actually is a BAIT HOUSE for local fisherman with a back overwater porch with tables and a small bar. The food is super and service good. Very far from fancy but very authentic fish...More

Thank sck1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to grab a craft beer while waiting for the Clearwater Ferry. Nice seating by the water and a great selection of fine beers and other foo foo drinks. Get yourself a t shirt there

Thank ferdik
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I are always looking for those special little hole in the wall eateries when we travel. Bait House was recommended to us by a local bartender, so we decided to try it for lunch. As soon as we arrived we knew it...More

Thank boblink515794
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tiny hidden gem at the end of the charter pier in Clearwater. It is part Bait Shop, part Bar/Restaurant serving fresh caught seafood and buckets of ice cold beer and a good price. A fantastic small patio and tiny little bar that does not disappoint....More

Thank Edward J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our hotel recommended this restaurant as it was an outstanding choice. Location and give were very cool but what makes it the best is the staff. There were three people working the floor and they were so helpful and help set the relaxed casual atmosphere....More

Thank sandygt1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great atmosphere at the end of fish pier, good food, service and drinks! Prices reasonable. Would definitely go back again.

Thank capiegirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four of us went out on a charter (Bait House Charters) and caught several Groupers and Grunt fish. The keepers were brought back and prepared for us to eat as grouper sandwiches and fish tacos. The fresh fish was cooked perfectly. The side dishes or...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walk past the bait and fishing tackle and find the most scenic and private little piers on the back side of Clearwater Beach. Bar Food but very good...an excellent choice of beers and drinks in a uniquely private little place perched atop pylons planted in...More

Thank Bill E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food! Best fish taco! Great friendly staff and lovely location. Check it out if you are in Clearwater!

Thank Prina S
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Questions & Answers
27 July 2017|
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Response from Carol M | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe they serve crab or lobster
Denise M
21 August 2016|
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Response from Rachel P | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can. A large party was dining when we last visited.
Denise M
21 August 2016|
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Response from dcline1 | Reviewed this property |
No the bait house is basically under the Causeway
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Causeway Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767-2003
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Clearwater
  • Phone Number: +1 727-446-8134
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