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Cortez Kitchen

4528 119th Street West, Cortez, FL
+1 941-798-9404
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steamer pot” (9 reviews)
“red shrimp” (7 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (29 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4528 119th Street West, Cortez, FL
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1 - 10 of 381 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had boiled shrimp - nice size and and excellent grouper sandwich. "Old Florida" atmosphere with view of the bay. Watched the fishing boats with their catches.

Thank Frederick N
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I took my daughter here and they were fast, nice, and food was great! I will be there again..very family friendly and great entertainment too!

Thank Bethmama80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had Blackened Shrimp. It was good, but a little too much seasoning. My boyfriend had grilled and there wasn't enough seasoning. But it was still good. We had Hush Puppies. They're pretty good. The onion rings were good and I ate garlic butter broccoli...More

Thank Christy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was here for a round of drinks and liked the atmosphere. Would like to try it for lunch one day...

Thank Ellie W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good -- atmosphere band playing very entertaining and fish was fresh a little more of a fried menu if you enjoy that -- some times do come blackened and grilled -- simple but good and fair pricing

Thank LauraandJay S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been going to the Cortez Kitchen for many years for great lunches and dinners. You can't beat the fresh seafood and atmosphere. The blackened grouper sandwich and dinner are always a great choice and the cheese grits as a side dish are a welcome...More

Thank TravelGal82742
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The Cortez Kitchen is a fun place to go but just know you won't be going inside, well sort of. The inside is just a covered porch with a lot of fans going all of the time BUT, the fish is so fresh, you know...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

I had the steamed pot. Full of shrimp, fish, clams and vegetables. The best I've ever had. My wife had the blackened scallops. Also the best she ever had. The seafood fresh and atmosphere typical of gulf coast Florida. The staff was also extremely helpful...More

Thank peter l
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We wanted to try this restaurant for a few months after finding the marina and eventually the fish market. Great outdoor eating where you seat yourself. Plenty of parking and you can even ride your bike here. Menu choices are many and the specials behind...More

Thank governorstravels
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This place was fun!!! the band was awesome enjoyed dancing and drinking. had some appetizers. Great fun atmosphere staff fun good attitudes

Thank uranan2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4528 119th Street West, Cortez, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Cortez
  • Phone Number: +1 941-798-9404
  • E-mail
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