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Up the Creek Raw Bar

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313 Water St, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1427
+1 850-653-2525
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12:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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Key West, Florida
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

We went in a little later for lunch and it looked super busy compared to most other places in Apalach. But we had drinks quickly, soup and oysters shortly after that, They did well even being that busy. The view was great from the patio and the food was awesome too!

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Thank CaptJL99
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48 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We thought the oysters were fantastic the first time we visited this est. but this time not so much. Maybe because we ordered the parmeson cooked and some were a little raw. We're just not raw oyster fans.

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Thank cgordon0299
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6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice spot to eat and enjoy some good scenery. Oysters are delicious, kid friendly. Great beer selection too!

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Thank Lindsey W
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had lunch outside and enjoyed the view. The food was good but the view was what made our lunch worth the price.

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Thank Vickie R
Lititz, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Wonderful casual atmosphere and service. Also like the fact that this place is dog friendly. Have ordered everything from oysters on the half -shell to tuna poke and every dish has been tasty and fresh.

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Thank Judy L
Saint Michaels, Maryland, United States
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sat at the waterfront porch - and enjoyed the views, food, and service very much. Those girls there are real.

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Thank JackieLiangStudio
Damascus, Maryland
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63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

How sad to discover such a great eatery on the last day of our month-long stay on the Forgotten Coast! That being said, we are glad that we did in fact find it. We had seen it many times but weren't sure about going in - the outside of the building is deceiving, and having to go upstairs to see... More 

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Thank SilverCrester
LaGrange, Georgia
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of my go to places in Appalach. Friendly people, great oysters, good beer selection and other great seafood. Sat outside watched a bald eagle over the river, ate raw oysters and Mahi Mahi fingers. Doesn't get much better at lunch. Great long Island tea also.

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Thank CapeSanBlas06
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This casual oyster bar is not fancy dining, but has the best and freshest oysters of anywhere I've ever been. And the most varieties of preparation, from "naked and raw" to other raw with various toppings, to baked with parmesan cheese, baked "Mediterranean" (my favorite) and a number of others. The ambience is decidedly casual, as I believe places like... More 

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cape cod massachusetts
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

we drove here from destin florida. it took us two and a half hrs. one we got pass Panama city the ride was beautiful. we passed mexico beach and also port st joe. great views. we headed to our destination of apalachicola. , and our restaurant which is pet friendly. they have a specials board which we used, my wife... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 313 Water St, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1427
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Apalachicola
  • Phone Number: +1 850-653-2525

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Tallahassee, Florida

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