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“Great food& value But smoke...”

Cedar Key Fish & Oyster Company
Ranked #18 of 56 Restaurants in Homosassa
Cuisines: Seafood, American
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Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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“Great food& value But smoke...”
Reviewed 27 February 2013 via mobile

I like the steamed fresh seafood in this low key place. If I could be guaranteed a seat near the outside away from smoke, I'd go back regularly. However, the smokers linger as does the drift from the"butts" so I just can't make it back here. The no-frills charm of "the Freezer" does make this an experience in how casual Homosassa can be...

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English first
Tallahassee, FL
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Only place recommended in Homosassa”
Reviewed 7 October 2012

We were in Homosassa for the weekend and looked over the restaurant reviews on Tripadvisor. We all decided on Cedar Key Fish and Oyster Company ( The Freezer) for Friday night. We ordered the shrimp and snow crab. All our meals were very tasty! The seasoning on the shrimp was perfect and they were good size and very fresh! Very busy on Friday nights so we sat at the bar. Our bartender Tim or Jim (hard to hear) was wonderful! He told us that he fries wings Sunday but to get ther early around 4 because they go so fast! Sitting next to us was a local gentleman and I ask him for a reccomendation for somewhere to eat Saturady night and he said "here"! We did try another restaurant on Saturday but found it not near as good. He was right!

  • Visited October 2012
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Crystal River, Florida
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Good food”
Reviewed 9 September 2012

The clams were excellent as was the fish sandwich. Waitress was friendly and efficient. Good experience over all.

Visited May 2012
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Thank Sharon C
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Homosassa, Florida
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203 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
“Hey Folks - this is The Freezer”
Reviewed 17 July 2012

See review on The Freezer. This is the "official name", but it is known as The Freezer because the restaurant is in one of the old freezers. This is still a retail fish store.

Visited February 2012
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spring hill
2 reviews
“WOW!!!!!!”
Reviewed 16 April 2012

Sis and I went just checking the srimp palooza festival a couple of weeks before, we drove around just checking the site and saw this place, we thought it was a fish market only , we took a look around and saw so many people eating. we decided to come back and try the food and to our surprise for 2 people we had shrimp , crab legs & blue crabs and the price was just right and it was well worth it. lots of food and really good!! planning to go again this week!! . only problem people should have respect for the non smokers eating inside and if they smoke they should go to the veranda or outside to do so!!

  • Visited April 2012
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Thank R V
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