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Codfather's Seafood & Grille - CLOSED

6800 Placida Rd, Englewood, FL 34224-7648
+1 941-828-1438
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
4 Mar 2014
“Restaurant out of business since last Fall”
25 Feb 2014
“Cod fathers name better than the food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Grill
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6800 Placida Rd, Englewood, FL 34224-7648
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Reviewed 20 October 2013

Great welcome on arrival, homely atmosphere inside. Service was good, though a little slow at times. Food was excellent quality, the house salads being more than enough if you don't fancy a e starter. That said, the shrimp spiced bombs blew my head off spicy-wise...More

1  Thank Steve_N1059
Reviewed 15 October 2013

We had just returned from a summer up north and someone mentioned they had tried this restaurant and really liked it. So, we invited friends from Venice and made reservations for 7pm on a Fri. Nite. They were busy and we had to wait about...More

2  Thank beachgirl-711-12
Reviewed 14 October 2013 via mobile

Great seafood dishes in a cozy atmosphere. Everything is homemade and the service is excellent. They offer two dinners for $20 on certain night.

2  Thank Julie C
Reviewed 14 October 2013

I'm from New England and take my fried clams seriously. These are the best I've had in the area (Just ask them to not serve it on lettuce as that got them a bit soggy). The Fish and Chips are also among the best I've...More

1  Thank englewoodian
Reviewed 10 October 2013

We had driven by numerous times and decided it was finally time to make the venture in and see what all the buzz is about. Joe the owner was at the dooramd greeted us promplty amd got us settled Iinto our seats. Our server nate...More

Thank travelbuddy01954
Reviewed 3 October 2013

Everything is homemade and wonderful. The homemade sangria is the best ever. The service is outstanding. The staff is the best. Always a great experience.

Thank Arent564
Reviewed 3 October 2013

We celebrated with family at Codfather's. It was our first visit! Excellant friendly service in a charming quaint restraunt. You can come casual or dressy and fit in. My daughter and I had the Wednesday specials: 2 Entree's for $20. Entree, Salad, 2 sides. The...More

Thank 7FlaFreckles
Reviewed 28 September 2013

We ate at Codfather's one evening while on vacation at Palm Island resort. The food and service were both very good. The atmosphere is rather homey - definitely not fancy. However, the food is great. My husband had fried shrimp. They were very large and...More

1  Thank LBTampa
Reviewed 27 September 2013

joined some friends for the 2 for $20 special on Wednesday night... had the always excellent Chicken Marsala, hubs had the Tuna and other friend had the crab soup and crab cake... they were packed to the doors, but the food and the service was...More

1  Thank 1ravensfan
Reviewed 26 September 2013

A good place for seafood, with size able portions. We enjoyed the Saturday shrimp special and the fish and chips. Servers were friendly and helpful. If we lived closer, we would make this a regular place to visit.

3  Thank ishiwho1
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 22
Seafood, Grill
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6800 Placida Rd, Englewood, FL 34224-7648
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Englewood
  • Phone Number: +1 941-828-1438
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We're a scratch kitchen specializing in freshly prepared and flavorful seafood, chicken, pork and beef dishes. We even make our own butter! We pride ourself on the friendly atmosphere and invite you to come, Relax & Enjoy!
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