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Robbi's Reef

900 Venetia Bay Blvd, Venice, FL 34285
+1 941-485-9196
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Barbecue, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
900 Venetia Bay Blvd, Venice, FL 34285
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was at Robbi's Reef years ago. The new restaurant is outstanding . The sea food is still outstanding , and the atmosphere is enjoyable

Thank fsuflyr
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a great location, fast service and kind staff. The food was perfect for families and teens. Casual atmosphere.

Thank Pam M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here for dinner, large menu to choose from, friendly staff, when our food arrived the man who brought it asked where we were from, when we told him it was a small town in Pa, he asked if one of the Police officers...More

Thank Jeffrey F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I had a seafood gumbo with a grouper sandwich. Yum! My partner had the lobster bisque and California salad. Comfortable, local atmosphere, attentive staff.

Thank Joseph P
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We whent there because it was the closest to our hotel, truly walking distance. The service was timely and friendly. Food was delicious and had nice drinks and a good beer selection. The kids where happy with their meals as well as the adults. The...More

Thank Maricarmen R
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Large menu to choose from-atmosphere was ok but rather warm in the dining area not like the foyer, where it was cool. Great service. I ordered Fish Taco's highly recommended by waitress -very salty and fishy they came blackened-waitress took them back and replaced entire...More

Thank Dawn L
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great time. Food was goid with lots of choices for everyone. Chad was a super waiter!! Will return soon...

Thank beth G
Reviewed 3 August 2017

So I went for a family birthday celebration.....except it really didn't 'feel' like a celebration, or even recognition. I wonder sometimes if it's the wait staff or the restaurant who offers a little 'sumsing' at the end of the meal. Our meal was delicious enough,...More

Thank ttdell
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The red beans and rice are absolutely out of this world. The service was very good as well. I have never experienced a bad visit to Robbie's Reef. Must try!

Thank Sailor-man74
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

My wife had a garlic shrimp pasta which was great. Great taste and good portion size. My food was a 30 dollar fish plate that was supposed to be a awesome great tasting fish, not so. Tasted like a cheap imitation. Worth maybe 16 in...More

Thank royalflushtodd
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Questions & Answers
Bill M
24 January 2017|
Response from Robbis R | Property representative |
Hi Bill, thanks for asking! We have considered offering Conch Chowder as a special soup of the day, but it most likely won't be offered as a permanent staple on the menu. Please feel free to follow us on facebook, as we try... More
Max T
8 December 2016|
Response from Robbis R | Property representative |
I'm so sorry but we will not be open on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day. I sure hope you will join us on another day, though! Thanks for the inquiry!
karen g
22 April 2016|
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Response from Debbie T | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. I would call first
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Venetia Bay Blvd, Venice, FL 34285
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-485-9196
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Robbi's Reef is a floridian-style restaurant that focuses on fresh, quality seafood and smoked in-house barbecue - a winning combination for the whole family to enjoy! Robbi's Reef is located in a beautiful, 175 seat restaurant overlooking a small body of water & beautiful fountain with large windows to maximize the view. With plenty of private parking, a full indoor & outdoor bar, a fresh seafood market, lots of large fish tanks to entertain, and plenty of photos of locals with their "big catch" to peruse, kids and adults will enjoy the casual, relaxed atmosphere and the wonderful food!
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