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Cortez Kitchen

4528 119th Street West, Cortez, FL
+1 941-798-9404
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“steamer pot” (9 reviews)
“fish” (54 reviews)
“stuffed crab” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4528 119th Street West, Cortez, FL
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I chose the seafood platter. The seafood was fresh, but was very greasy. It would have been better if the fish had been properly deep fried. The fresh oysters were good, as well as the calamari, however, the calamari was also greasy. The proportions were...More

Thank lottiewebster
Reviewed 1 week ago

This funky little restaurant is a great place to come in good weather, but you are basically sitting outside so avoid it on a cold day. It is fun to sit here and watch the boats come in and crates of seafood being moved about....More

Thank Cheryl A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to try this place again, as we hadn't been here in a few years, (not because it was a horrible experience the 1st time, it was because we never thought about it). Anyway, I got the stuffed blue crab shells and my husband...More

Thank Benannie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great seafood and cool atmosphere. A big menu but I always get the grouper sandwich. It can get busy during season!

Thank Megan941
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We'd dined here a few years ago. It's changed since our last visit. It's an active working seafood area with palettes of Fish Bait stacked up waiting to be loaded into trucks or in the freezer area near the restaurant. Be prepared for the smells...More

Thank What-I-think2
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

I have actually eaten here many times and never noticed the smoking but we went to eat there yesterday with our 2 young children and several parties were smoking. One person lit up right next to our infant. We actually ended up leaving before we...More

Thank CateyLeigh
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This is a no frills but excellent food place located outside and on the water. We go every year at least 2x during our vacation. There are many items that they do an awesome job serving: blackened grouper, clam chowder, scallops, Cuban sandwich, coconut shrimp,...More

Thank Becky Z
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Great place to go for a no frills, basic fresh seafood meal. Simple but with that old Florida charm not easily found in this touristic area. Live bands on weekends are usually good too!

Thank 216corinak
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Cute little place sitting on the docks of the fishing village Cortez.Fresh fish but the sides were just okay. Great spot with old Florida vibe nothing fancy here.

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 24 October 2017

The woman that owns my rental on AMI recommended this place to me. I am glad I took her up on that recommendation. I had never had conch fritters before, so I decided to try them. Boy I am glad that I did. I am...More

Thank ViolaAunt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4528 119th Street West, Cortez, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Cortez
  • Phone Number: +1 941-798-9404
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