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Bongos Beachside Bistro

) #13 of 107 Restaurants in St. Pete Beach ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Seafood
5250 Gulf Blvd, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-2408
+1 727-360-1811
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish tacos” (93 reviews)
“flatbread” (35 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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5250 Gulf Blvd, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-2408
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1 - 10 of 1,666 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

enjoyed every minute we were here. we even enjoyed watching a beautiful couple get married on the beach ,

Thank Angel S
Reviewed 4 days ago

We ate here 4 nights out of our 5 night stay. The food here is brilliant and i would highly recommend the sharing nacho starter. The kids meals are huge so if you have a hungry older child do not be tempted to order adult...More

Thank mrsr907
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went for a quick dinner and was not disappointed! Great cocktails to start. I had the coconut shrimp and my hubby had the haddock. Both were really good! Didn't feel like fancy dining and this place hit the mark. Would definitely recommend for a casual...More

Thank MoMcCon
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here 3 times in 4 days.I would give this place 5 stars except for the inconsistent service. Our first visit was for a quick drink and lunch. The second time was with the teens for dinner. It took quite some time to be...More

Thank Karenlikestovacation
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome bacon cheese burger and fries!! It was super hot- all we wanted to drink with our meal was water after being out on the beach of our resort. No attention received from waitress after asking for water. Food was great though, I'd go back...More

Thank Erika F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This tiki bar right at sunset (and after) was excellent and the steelpan player was great and funny . The drinks where good and the soft lights at night made you feel on vacation. Will definitely come back

Thank edshortt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tables directly on the sandy beach, and live music add to the fun of this Beachfront restaurant. The food is excellent with a good variety to choose from. The wait staff are friendly and very attentive. If you prefer to watch you favorite sports team...More

Thank debbieduh1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love the location! Joel was terrific. 200 beach drinks available- food is great- loved the fish tacos. Watched the Cavs game at the bar.

Thank dddaniel49
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love Bongos! We stayed at the Grand Plaza where this bistro is on our last trip and loved it, wished we had stayed there again! We did make it to Bongos again though! It's so fun to sit and eat with your feet in the...More

Thank happyloveco
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Outdoor Seating with live music,optional dining on the sandy beach. Casual Bistro food and appetisers.

Thank markdobbins101
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John A
Pet friendly?
16 August 2016|
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Response from SoccerMom1821 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see any pets when we were there and the seating is kind of tight so I don't think so. If you are looking for a pet friendly place we went to Rick's Reef and there was a couple sitting outside with a small dog on a... More
Cathy D
Do you offer happy hour?
25 February 2016|
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Response from jimbeam10 | Reviewed this property |
the only thing they offer is shots of rum at dusk
Are dogs welcome on the patio seating area?
14 December 2015|
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Response from jsalgts | Reviewed this property |
I like dogs don't get me wrong, however, people forget they are animals and they have their place. I don't think they allow them, otherwise they'd be hair flying everywhere. Just my two cents :-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5250 Gulf Blvd, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-2408
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Pete Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 727-360-1811
  • E-mail
Bongos Beach Bar & Grill is located directly on the sandy beach behind the Grand Plaza Resort on St. Pete Beach. Enjoy live entertainment daily. Sip on your favorite tropical cocktail while you watch the beautiful sunset. Serving great appetizers, burgers, wings, sandwiches, salads and much more. Open daily 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 a.m. Free WiFi. Free sunset shooters daily. A BEACHY LITTLE PLACE WITH A CASUAL PACE!!
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