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Beach Shanty Cafe

397 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767-2010
+1 727-443-1616
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (86 reviews)
“coconut soup” (44 reviews)
“home fries” (32 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 16:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
397 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767-2010
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for an inexpensive, home-cooked breakfast, look no further than the Beach Shanty Cafe. We enjoy going out for breakfast, but don't like to break the bank with a typical breakfast at our resort costing $45+ for two people. This quaint, neighborhood...More

Thank GlobalTrekkers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the objectives achieved - real American breakfast in simply but authentic place. Located on the main street of Clearwater, Mandalay Avenue, Shanty Cafe is squeezed between Dunkin Donats and unnamed ice cream place. ⠀ You know it is the proper place if it...More

1  Thank Eugene S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Good Coffee! Great service with a smile and helpful recommendations - family friendly - great pancakes, yummy homemade coconut syrup - amazing Greek omelet- we’ll be back!

Thank rtdb
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We went in for breakfast and even though they were busy they seated our group of 7. The staff in here are so friendly and go above and beyond to make sure that you get what you want. They food is simple breakfast fare, done...More

Thank mammafloss
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Loved everything about it. Staff was awesome and hard working. Food and value for your money A+++ Very cute beachy atmosphere.

Thank canewbee
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We visited this little cafe for breakfast on 22nd August. The outside of the cafe doesn’t do it justice as it doesn’t look very appealing. Looks are deceiving! Inside is a lovely American cafe. The staff are exceptionally welcoming and the food is delicious. It...More

Thank Lemons2013
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Rustic little spot. Few tables, staff is fast but kind of “fake smily”, it almost looks like they are making fun of you at a time. Besides that food comes fast and is delicious. The chocolate chips pancake are heaven and the coffee is really...More

Thank Turista2103
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Large fluffy pancakes, crispy bacon, eggs, friendly service. A great place for breakfast just off the beach.

Thank Katie A
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

First time at the shanty cafe and it did not disappoint. Went and had a great breakfast and ate every bit of it. The place is not huge but has a great family type of atmosphere. The staff was extremely friendly and made you feel...More

Thank nbj64
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We visit Clearwater Beach a lot and make it a priority to head to the Beach Shanty for breakfast. The staff treats you like family and the food is excellent every time.

Thank Ron I
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Jessica A
21 March 2018|
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Response from merpaul | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. Think they are open until 2
8 March 2018|
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Response from 240stevenn | Reviewed this property |
Do, but just google their menu.
5 July 2016|
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Response from Chris B | Reviewed this property |
You can check out their menu here on TripAdvisor. Go back to the main page for this restaurant and select the "Menu" tab. From there you will have to pick through the options - which are pretty straightforward about what's... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 397 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767-2010
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Clearwater
  • Phone Number: +1 727-443-1616
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