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Norma Jean's Sport Bar & Grill

) #85 of 182 Restaurants in Venice $$ - $$$ American, ,
1635 41 Bypass, Venice, FL 34293
+1 941-492-5524
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good34%
  • Average23%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“wings” (33 reviews)
“hamburger” (25 reviews)
“fries” (23 reviews)
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American, Pub, Bar
$$ - $$$
1635 41 Bypass, Venice, FL 34293
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1 - 10 of 253 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

First, their location up the road in Osprey is cleaner, friendlier, and patrons at bar not as unfriendly as in Venice. The Venice location is filled with highly, confrontational at the bar watching Fox News and they are simply angry folks. Then there are the...More

Thank Stanley H
Reviewed 1 week ago

If it ain't broke don't try and fix it! Stick to what you do soooo well Barry. YOur burgers and beer are wonderful but your new grill room is over priced and steaks were tough. Service just mediocre and bar---understocked. Get rid of that Norma...More

Thank Sunny S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for dinner and drinks. Tuesday night is the wing special. Our waitress was very thorough explaining the menu and that we could not take any left over Wings home. The food was good and the service was great. We will definitely be...More

Thank AnnnieH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A small bar at the rear is perfect for friends to meet prior to dinner. It is connected to the sports bar by a narrow hallway. The Grill dining room has been arranged with a warm inviting feel to it. Our service was prompt and...More

Thank Lew D
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We went with some friends this past Saturday after reading about their new restaurant. We were not disappointed! The place had a nice atmosphere. They have a full bar. We ordered steaks, prime rib and the ribs. All were cooked perfectly! The service was wonderful....More

Thank Dee08Florida
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Twice I've gotten the garlic Parmesan sauce (hoping the first time was a mistake). - no garlic pieces. No cheese flavor. Tastes like fake butter with sugar. I'm not sure why the name they've given it. Get real butter, real garlic, real Parmesan and let...More

Thank Deborah M
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The restaurant was busy do to the fact that it is new and everyone wants to try it. Right now we are out of season, most snowbirds have gone home and I can see next season this place will be hopping. Service was good, nice...More

Thank dananahicks
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The Norma Jean's Grill has a great, upscale menu of steaks, seafood and other dishes not available in the other side of the restaurant that is only open in the evening. So new that it isn't listed separately yet on Trip Advisor. We had an...More

1  Thank FloridaRetired
Reviewed 3 May 2017

At the sports bar side, they have specials though out the week, we like Monday = $5.00 burgers and Tuesday = .50 cent wings. Note and it says on the menu, on wing nite, it's dine in only, meaning if you order 12 wings and...More

Thank PaulSinkus
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Just got back from stopping in to this restaurant for the first and LAST time. My husband and I ordered chicken wings since it was wings day at 50 cents each. I ordered 8 wings and a glass of Pinot Noir and my husband ordered...More

1  Thank Joan B
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Sharon W
Why could my husband & I take the wings home we purchased on the Tuesday Special?
6 May 2016|
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Response from Nancy H | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Pub, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1635 41 Bypass, Venice, FL 34293
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-492-5524
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