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Bob Heilman's Beachcomber

447 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767-2013
+1 727-442-4144
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“apple butter” (37 reviews)
“fried chicken” (52 reviews)
“steak” (111 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00 Hours
Steakhouse, American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
447 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767-2013
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As a retiree, we often frequent the Beachcomber during their early dinner between 4 and 5 in the evening. They offer a pre-fix menu for meals at this time of the day which offers several options and a daily chef's special. From the crudites tray...More

1  Thank Diane K
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Good food done well. Steaks and seafood. Great wine list. Not like most restaurants in the area which tend to be fried food like burgers and chips. Lobster and steaks were good. Homemade dips and breads were excellent.

2  Thank Dan G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would have given this restaurant 5 stars if we would have only had a different waiter. If Jason from Wisconsin, who wishes he was a chef instead of a waiter, comes to your table as your server, ask immediately for someone else. All the...More

Thank h0wellml
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant with impeccable service by Christopher. Food was fresh and delicious. Highly recommend.

3  Thank daughterofjohn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I were extremely impressed by The Beachcomber in many ways. First of all, the restaurant was clean, warm and inviting as well as beautifully nautically decorated. We loved the lighting, not too dim, not too bright. The menu had quite an extensive...More

2  Thank laceylouise
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bob Heilman's Beachcomber brings you back to the great supper clubs of the 50s and 60s! White table cloths, and great service enhance the excellent menu that features outstanding seafood, steaks and other classic entrees. Make a reservation for dinner. A little pricey, so consider...More

2  Thank BrianBirnbaum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

2nd time in here within a month’s time. The first time was good that’s why I recommended going here when my friends wanted to eat out. First time was good. Had fish and was cooked perfectly. However, the 2nd time was a bad experience. I...More

Thank gbzayds
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has been around 70 years. Fine dining at its best. You can order expensive or not so expensive. The house specialty is pan fried 1/2 chicken, $20.00. One of the early birds was chopped steak about 10-12 oz. $16.00. Comes with bread tray...More

1  Thank cbarle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very elegant and delicious place to eat. This place has very unique dishes like frog legs and escargot. Ate here with my kids and they enjoyed the high end dining experience. Highly recommend!!!

2  Thank V3920PKalexandrag
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Every time since 2005 we go to Clearwater we have dinner at Bob Heilman’s Beachcomber. Never disappointed: the food is good, specially the lobster and service is great. However why on earth did the management allow a couple enter the restaurant with 2 dogs, one...More

Thank Francois D
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9 July 2018|
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Response from Trevor R | Reviewed this property |
They will be very accommodating to larger groups with kids. I would recommend you call ahead and book a tables. If you can ask for the Chris the waiter , he's the best...
Scarlett R
13 June 2018|
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Response from Trevor R | Reviewed this property |
Please call the restaurant direct.
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16 April 2018|
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Response from D C | Reviewed this property |
Resort casual
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 447 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767-2013
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Clearwater
  • Phone Number: +1 727-442-4144
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Since 1948 Fresh Seafood, Prime Steaks Award Winning Wine List, Generous Cocktails located in beautiful Clearwater Beach Florida
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