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1023 Florida Ave, Palm Harbor, FL 34683-4308
+1 727-784-3469
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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78 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

4 of us eat, and 4 were happy, It was a Friday Fish night in March, so 3 of us had the Thirsty's Fish & Chips, came hand breaded and deep fried to perfection, with fries and cole slaw $16.99 the other one had Blue water fried Shrimp, came with 8 lg. Shrimp hand battered just right fries and slaw.... More 

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Thank Art D
thirstymarlin, Owner at Thirsty Marlin, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed it! Hopefully you will come back soon and often! We appreciate your business & the great review. Thank you! More 

Oldsmar, Florida
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always looking for new restaurants in the area, I've heard good things about the Thirsty Marlin, so finally convinced my husband to try it. I was surprised at how casual the outside was. I was expecting a bigger building but this was quaint and unexpected....definitely a beach feel. We had a 45 min. wait for dinner so we sat at... More 

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Thank Susanne1986
thirstymarlin, Owner at Thirsty Marlin, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice review. We appreciate it and your business. Hope you come back and see us soon! More 

Pittsburgh, PA
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Restaurant was clean. The service was good. Food was OK. Nothing extraordinary. A little hard to find.

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Thank terbr1
thirstymarlin, Owner at Thirsty Marlin, responded to this review

Glad your service was good. Sorry to hear you didn't love your food. We have several award winning dishes and most people love all of our food. We would like to send you a gift certificate to come back and give us another try to win your business and try some other menu items. Also curious to know what you... More 

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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting from out of town we stumbled on the Thirsty Marlin when we were riding bikes through town. We went back four more times. Christina, our waitress, was knowledgeable, bubbly, very patient with all of us and gave us exceptional service. The biggest surprise was that each of us got a different type of food on each visit and everything... More 

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Thank Melissa M
thirstymarlin, Owner at Thirsty Marlin, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We appreciate it and your business. We love our Christina and I'm glad you gave her the recognition she deserves. Thanks again hope you come back and see us ob your next vacation! No Marlin No Party! More 

Lake George, New York
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've visited other years during our annual vacation to the Dunedin FL area in April. This visit knocked our socks off. Great Calamari app, unbelievably tasty Mahi Mahi and Jambalaya.....and very great bloody Mary's!

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Thank ronnieracer2015
thirstymarlin, Owner at Thirsty Marlin, responded to this review

Thank you so much the the wonderful review. We appreciate it and your business. Hope to become your annual spot while your on vacation. No Marlin No Party! More 

Ontario, Canada
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

-Good restaurant; Tiki bar outside with live music and good atmosphere. -Good Happy Hour drink/food specials -Our server was awesome and made our visit extra good -Prices are average with large portions; seafood is good and have market pricing.

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Thank Wanger39
thirstymarlin, Owner at Thirsty Marlin, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice review. We appreciate it and your business. Hope you come back and see us again soon. More 

Shediac, Canada
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dropped in for dinner for three - just a lovely spot on a perfect Fl. evening. We sat outside under the eye of the tree and were entertained by a large squirrel - nice. Our server Jordan was very pleasant. The lobster bisque and portside salad were very good and the grouper was satisfying. Loved the fried green tomatoes! A... More 

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Thank ge0free
thirstymarlin, Owner at Thirsty Marlin, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed our old Florida paradise. Thank you for your business and the good review. We really appreciate it. Hope you come back and see us soon. More 

Level Contributor
14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thirsty Marlin is a great local restaurant for seafood. We went for lunch, our meal was delicious and the service was outstanding! I would highly recommend the Potatoe & Scallop soup, The Blackened Grouper & Key Lime Pie or any of the other desert items.

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Thank Barbara S
thirstymarlin, Owner at Thirsty Marlin, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the 5 stars! We truly appreciate it and your business. Hope you come back and see us soon. More 

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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just place for dinner and drinks. Great atmosphere both inside and outside. However, too much salt in food.

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Thank Carl C
Tarpon Springs, FL
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66 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place to take any of your friends from "up north" when they come to visit you in this area. It never fails to impress your guests. The food is great, from burgers to more lavish Caribbean fare. Somewhat limited parking, come early for dinner!

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Thank 0906ret
thirstymarlin, Owner at Thirsty Marlin, responded to this review

Thank you for your business and the nice review. We truly appreciate it! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1023 Florida Ave, Palm Harbor, FL 34683-4308
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Palm Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 727-784-3469

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?