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Cafe Ponte

13505 Icot Blvd, Ste 214, Clearwater, FL 33760-3730
+1 727-538-5768
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mushroom soup” (73 reviews)
“sea bass” (57 reviews)
“tasting menu” (29 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
13505 Icot Blvd, Ste 214, Clearwater, FL 33760-3730
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Reviewed 11 January 2017

not even worth the time it took to park , over priced food ..... menu was a joke ,,,, service was not god .... drinks were watered downMore

Thank Susan H
BornNorthRaisedSouth, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Ponte, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2017

I am writing this message to you as a response to your review of Cafe Ponte on Tripadvisor. First, let me say how disappointing it was to hear of your experience. As a business we take pride in our continued guest satisfaction. We missed the...More

Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We had such a wonderful dinner here that included the mushroom soup, ahi appetizer and the sea bass...and we had to try the pistachio ice cream. EVERYTHING was so yummy. We sat at the bar to eat and ended up meeting another couple from Clearwater...More

Thank PittRiverGirl
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I have had lunch at Café Ponte many times and it is very reasonable and delicious. New Years Eve I had dinner there with friends. The food was exceptional and the service impeccable. You must try the wild mushroom soup for lunch or dinner. It...More

Thank Circe614
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

The service was impeccable! Jeff was an amazing waiter. We started with the crostini which was delicious! I could've easily eaten 3 tablespoons more of the Jam. The star of the dinner was the mushroom soup. It was a light delicious and very flavorful. The...More

Thank Lori R
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Had never been here but one of our girlfriends said we must try the mushroom bisque, it was wonderful. Service was outstanding . A beautiful place for lunch. We will be back

Thank Tammyloveslunch
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Great service, very good menu of choices, elegant atmosphere. Wish we had know about the early bird tasting menu, as we planned on eating between 6 and 6:30. Would be wise for them to tell patrons when making reservations. The peppers and mushrooms was our...More

Thank Robin B
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Excellent experience at Cafe Ponte. Had 5:30 reservations not knowing there is a special from 5:30-6:30 for a tasting menu. My husband and I both opted for that since it was our first time dining here and the price was very good. Of course we...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 20 December 2016

My reason for this comparison is for those who appreciate outstanding food.. and possibly have eaten at Café Boulud Palm Beach or at any of David Boulud’s restaurant.. If you are in the Tampa Bay area searching for a fine dinning establishment.. You won’t go...More

Thank Sequatchie
Reviewed 12 December 2016

A group of 12 good friends went to Café Ponte to celebrate the holidays. The hostess was friendly and efficient, seating us as we arrived instead of making us wait. The table was well placed, the server was attentive and knowledgeable, wine and cocktails were...More

1  Thank Kim S
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I had dinner with clients at this location. I let them make the reservation so I knew nothing about it. Food, atmosphere and service were fantastic. I'm guessing the lovely lady that visited our table a few times to check in was the manager or...More

1  Thank Rick H
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4 March 2017|
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Response from BornNorthRaisedSouth | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. Reservations are always recommended for any time of the year. They can be made by calling 727-538-5768!
10 January 2017|
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Response from BornNorthRaisedSouth | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. Are pre fixe menu goes from 5:30 until 6:30 p.m. there is a stipulation that the order has to be made before 6:30. Having a reservation by 6:15 is recommended. You can refer to out website for our... More
5 November 2016|
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Response from Linda V | Reviewed this property |
Celiac is when they can not digest milk products. I would suggest that she or he contact Café Ponte chef, talk to him directly. he can suggest a dish he can make special for him. Does your friend go on cruises? what can he... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13505 Icot Blvd, Ste 214, Clearwater, FL 33760-3730
    (58th St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Clearwater
  • Phone Number: +1 727-538-5768
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