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Left Coast Oyster Bar Seafood Company

) #17 of 184 Restaurants in Venice ££ - £££ American, , Seafood
385 US Highway 41 Byp N, Venice, FL 34285-6036
+1 941-485-5064
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“oysters” (34 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
385 US Highway 41 Byp N, Venice, FL 34285-6036
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there before a concert in Venice. I was concerned about being delayed. I should not have been, service was efficient, oysters were spectacular, as was the rest of the meal. Joely was our served. I would ask for her.

Thank YankeeWeatherman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the course of my first visit to Left Coast Seafood Company today, I began to plan my second visit. My spouse and I started out with grilled oysters on the half shell, escargots, and a cup of the Admiral's Fish Chowder. Only the grilled...More

Thank Alysun
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and the wife were very impressed this evening. My wife had the Mahi and mahi. I had the captains platter and both were very good. Everything was so fresh and the service was great. Seafood lovers must try this place out.

Thank Sailor-man74
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Four of us went here for dinner, all agreed food nothing special and on boring side, best was shrimp cocktail and coconut shrimp was ok, main dishes were a combo platter for our group al simply not enjoyable, staff was fine and service good but...More

Thank Stanley H
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch Its a quaint clean place where many locals frequent. The food was very good. We sat at the bar. Great conversation with locals. We are new locals to venice ourselves. My wife and i thoroughly enjoyed it and will return...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 25 June 2017

It was one of those nights where we just couldn't decide what we felt like for dinner. Driving by Left Coast we decided to give it a shot. Their fish chowder was outstanding - maybe even better than Dockside's. Oysters Rockefeller was good along with...More

Thank SkipCohen
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Last time I was there I had a dozen oysters and dish that was blackened redfish, covered with seafood gumbo over rice. Could not have been tastier!! Oysters are always fresh. The wait staff is very attentive and the food is great.

Thank Norman W
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

I've dined here several times and have always left happy. The decor is blah at best, but the food and service are very good. Both the shrimp scampi and crab cakes couldn't be improved upon. On Tuesday they feature all you can eat shrimp -...More

Thank jimmccomas
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Food was good, staff was knowledgeable and atmosphere was nice. We had lots of fun and good food! We will be back! Fish Bowl Drink was great!!!

Thank Davisfamily4
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This place hasn't got the most wonderful atmosphere, but the food far makes up for it. I had the seafood casserole that was full of lobster, crab, shrimp, extremely rich. Mom had 3 different shrimps plate and enjoyed every bit of it. My side was...More

Thank Joan B
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Jay T
10 March 2017|
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Response from kathymQ5121VT | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Stone crab Large and small dinners. Also you may add order to an entree. Just finished there and enjoyed the largest oysters on the half shell I've ever eaten anywhere! Larger than Alaska!
Max T
24 November 2016|
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Response from Tommy N | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about Christmas eve, but I'm pretty sure they're closed Christmas Day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
23:00 - 21:00
23:00 - 21:00
23:00 - 21:00
23:00 - 21:00
23:00 - 21:00
23:00 - 21:00
23:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 385 US Highway 41 Byp N, Venice, FL 34285-6036
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-485-5064
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Welcome to Left Coast Seafood Company! Local family owned since March of 2002, we specialize in offering awesome food at affordable prices. We are a family friendly restaurant with a great kids' menu and a fish tank for everyone to enjoy. Children love to watch the seahorses! We have Happy Hour everyday from 11-6. Our bar has a great selection of beer & wine, and we make some of the best cocktails on Florida's Left Coast in Venice, Florida! Be sure to try one of our signature drinks like the Admiral's Sangria, Shrimp Bloody Mary, or Casey Key Tea! We are a casual restaurant...So come in your beach, bike, or boat attire!A
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