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Fetishes Dining & Wine Bar

6305 Gulf Blvd, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-3717
+1 727-363-3700
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  • Very good6%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak diane” (29 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (20 reviews)
“caesar salad” (45 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
6305 Gulf Blvd, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-3717
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Reviewed 1 week ago

At the recommendation of friends, my wife and I dined at Fetishes this evening. The entire experience was literally and sincerely one of our best dining experiences, and best meals we've ever had together. I had the crab cake appetizer, which was tender and exceptionally...More

Thank Andrew W
Bruce C, Owner at Fetishes Dining & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Wow! Thank you so much. Your kind words are very much appreciated. Thanks for taking the time.

Reviewed 10 September 2017

Owner has this platform to practice his Chef skills. He is making progress so here are pointers he and his Girl Friday may be interested in to improve customer experiences. First, I hope you are not yet at the top of your game so stop...More

4  Thank Elaineonvacation
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Bruce Kaplan's small but beautiful stand alone restaurant is one of the last bastions of tableside service. You can get a REAL Caesar salad hand prepared before your eyes, steak Diane as well, and the Bananas Foster is flambeed to perfection. The wine selection is...More

1  Thank fsscook
Bruce C, Owner at Fetishes Dining & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Your kind words are very much appreciated. Not everyone realizes or values these old school methods, that used to be so much more prevalent. Ours is a small market, and we count on people like you to help us survive, as the big guys up...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

I've lived in St. Petersburg for more than 45 years. Fetishes is one of the best restaurants in the Tampa Bay Area. It is a quiet, intimate, elegant place to dine. The presentation, quality and preparation of the food rivals some of the finest restaurants...More

Thank Barry K
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We live on St. Pete Beach. We love it here but we have had enough grouper sandwiches and fish spread for a lifetime. We drove past Fetishes for years and didn't think it was doing well because we never saw any cars there. Our friends...More

Thank Sunshine31412
Bruce C, Owner at Fetishes Dining & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

It's always fun meeting folks from Maryland and I'm pretty sure that I know exactly which table you were. It's very kind of you to take the time to pay us these compliments. We are very appreciative of that and the fact you "get" what...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017

Amazing food, Bruce is so knowledgable and makes you feel like your eating in your own home. A wide selection to choose from, and all cooked to perfection.

Thank terry466
Bruce C, Owner at Fetishes Dining & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Short and sweet. I love it. Thank you so much. It was our pleasure.

Reviewed 6 August 2017

This place was suggested by the concierge at the Don Cesar and was beyond outstanding. I am glad the hotel suggested it because I would have never picked it from driving by as the building look like a "dentist office" or something similar... But like...More

Thank Michael S
Bruce C, Owner at Fetishes Dining & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Thank you so much. Your kind words are very much appreciated and you obviously "get" what we are trying to achieve. We look forward to your next visit to St Pete Beach.

Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Fetishes is our go to restaurant for a quiet, romantic, slow-paced dinner. For a small restaurant they have an excellent wine list to complement any meal. The owners are always on site, frequently pouring wine or serving one of the evening's specials. I am a...More

Thank Cdavis282
CapCappy, Owner at Fetishes Dining & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

I am so appreciative, that you took the time to praise our efforts. Thank you so much for your support. Looking forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I are long time fans of Bruce and Fetish. You get personal service and fine food. The crab cakes are a tradition as is the steak Diane. Also, Bruce knows his wine and always has good suggestions. It is a pleasure to...More

Thank Ed-Vocat
CapCappy, Owner at Fetishes Dining & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

I want to thank you for so many things. Your loyalty.....your willingness to drive here from Sarasota......and most of all your kind words. Thank you for taking the time to express them. Look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Independent fine dining restaurants are really hard to find. Totally wasn't expecting to find this gem here. The place was totally empty the night we were in there so we had lots of time to chat with the owner. Fetishes offers old time steakhouse fair......More

Thank Maria G
CapCappy, Owner at Fetishes Dining & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. You obviously appreciate what we are trying to do here. Wondering what we could have done to earn that fifth star??

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17 May 2016|
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Response from Bruce C | Property representative |
Hopefully you received my answer the other day. If not, we are not an ala carte restaurant. House salad, veggie, starch, etc. is all included
Michael S
24 November 2015|
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Response from AmigoJuan | Reviewed this property |
Two would be more fun!! But, given the choices and quality of the food, service and presentation, a single should not feel out of place. Not sure if they serve wine by the glass. Also, a possible way to meet Floridians... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 59
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6305 Gulf Blvd, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706-3717
    (67th Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Pete Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 727-363-3700
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Fetishes Fine Dining is a long established, fine dining destination that has achieved international recognition for its excellent cuisine and award winning wine list during 17 years in the same location. Enjoy an intimate dining experience, with candlelight and white linen, in an 8 table dining room. Fetishes has received accolades from such notable publications as Bon Appetit and Gourmet magazines, as well as travel related sites such as Trip Advisor and Zagat. For the past 10 years we have also received Wine Spectator magazines' award of excellence for our extensive wine list, offering multiple vintages of many domestic and imported selections. Fetishes is supported by the upscale hotels on our beach as their first option for off premises fine dining for the discerning clientele that they serve. It is the perfect spot for your special night out. Food allergy friendly (please mention when you make your reservation) Reservations preferred. Casual attire welcomed. Most of our guests will be dressed as "business casual".
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