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Crystal River Ale House

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1610 SE Paradise Cir, Crystal River, FL 34429-4621
+1 352-795-3113
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Today
12:00 - 20:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 12:00 - 20:00
Fri 12:00 - 22:00
Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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60 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This restaurant was hard to rate.You have to go inside to be seated outside and what hits you when you first walk in is a terrible smell. As we walked across the floor our feet were sticking to it. Even my shoes were making noise. The floor looked weird, as though something was spilled all over it, but it was... More 

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Thank Pat K
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Dined here on a weekend night for dinner and was very disappointed. Water view is nice, but service was horribly slow, took over an hour from the time we sat down until our food arrived and it was then not correct. We informed the server right away but it was not corrected and the server never returned to make sure... More 

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Thank Emily J
Tiverton, Rhode Island
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47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The views were great. Watching the wildlife on the water is very entertaining. Food is okay but is a very relaxing place to sit while you eat.

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Thank Becky P
Worcester, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

The view here is amazing which is why we decided to try it now that there are new owners. Problem is that they are charging a ridiculous amount for very ordinary wine at $35 a bottle for a Mark West Pinot Noir. I could buy that for under $10 in a local supermarket. Quite a rip off! Food? Humm. My... More 

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1 Thank Susan A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Great place, great atmosphere, Victoria our watress was great,view was terrific. At margarita breeze try the margaritas there awsome, also saw Elvis Presley very fun

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Thank rhjeepers
Pensacola, Florida
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

While the accommodations right next door were less than to be desired (very roachy), the ale house served up fantastic food at great prices. The waitstaff was fast and friendly. I would definitely go back. And the scenery was awesome. Dolphin literally skying out of the water as they chased down their food. What a show!

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Thank mommat60
Homosassa, Florida
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We went there on recommendation of a friend. Menu had a lot of options. Drinks were very good, food was good and fair portions. Will definitely go there again. Really nice location overlooking the water.

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1 Thank LPLRN
Crystal River, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

Love the food and the view is beautiful. the staff is friendly. You can watch the scenery while you eat.Great place I will definitely go back

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Thank mnenanene10
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Port Marina hotel which was such a pleasure! As for the restaurant attached to it... No way! It is no longer an ale house, but it's now called Margarita Breeze. Staff was friendly, food was awful. The Greek salad was basically soggy lettuce leaves drenched in an oil mixture that they call their "house dressing" I ordered... More 

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1 Thank Adriana B
Cape San Blas, FL
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

This is now the Margarita Breeze restaurant located near Captain Mike's boats at the Port Inn and Marina.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$19
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
12:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 20:00
Thursday
12:00 - 20:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1610 SE Paradise Cir, Crystal River, FL 34429-4621
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Crystal River
  • Phone Number: +1 352-795-3113

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?