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Flying Bridge

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5500 Gulf Blvd., Grand Beach Resort, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706
+1 727-367-6461
11:00 - 22:00
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Rochester, New York
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

OMG by far one of the greatest places we have been to. The staff was so attentive and fun to be with. This place has the best bloody Mary's of all I have been to even beat the place in New Orleans who I now rank second. Flying Bridge gets a 10 thumbs up in our book.

Thank Nancy C
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111 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This restaurant/bar is conveniently located by the main pool at Tradewinds resort and within 100 feet of the beach. I recommend this bar for getting drinks and apps to take to the beach or pool. The mixed drinks are tasty and the nachos were great. However, lunch was a different story. We had lunch in the outdoor seating area on... More 

Thank IRun2Eat
Tampa, Florida
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158 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

While staying at the Tradewinds, we had dinner and lunch at the Flying Bridge - initially for the convenience but then also because it was quick, good, and right on the beach. Our service has always been excellent (Thank you AJ for taking good care of us) and the menu choices range from very kid friendly to more interesting local... More 

Thank Manatee5
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Love this place and our two favorite waitresses Debbie and Heather. They treat you great along with great food. We visit this place the most on our stay at the resort. It's nice when you get to know the people. Trust me, you won't be disappointed. Grouper and shrimp tacos are two of our favorites, props to the chef. Can't... More 

Thank Debbie G
1 review
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Rich was outstanding, his fun personality and sense of humor with the girls was very much appreciated. Probably the best mid afternoon drink I ever had. Thanks

Thank christopher B
Shawnee, United States
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We did the breakfast buffet. Nothing special at this one, kind of blan. We didnt come back and try anything from the menu so I cant comment on that.

Thank Brian R
Wise, Virginia
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Our server Eva was very cordial and gave us the perfect amount of attention. We ordered the seafood roll special which was the perfect beachside meal. I definitely recommend this place!

Thank jev5a
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 February 2017

AJ was our waiter and did not try to rush us as we were waiting for our room to be ready for us. He was very friendly and attentive to our needs

Thank Judy S
Denton, Texas
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Precious did an AWESOME job serving us food and drinks on our visits to the Flying Bridge while we stayed at Trade Winds. The grouper is a must-get for anyone who likes seafood.

Thank allegradavis
Superior, Wisconsin
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447 reviews
345 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I can't speak for the whole menu, but the fish tacos are excellent. The standard fish tacos contain Tilapia. Nothing wrong with Tilapia, but I highly (HIGHLY!) recommend that you pay a couple of extra bucks and upgrade to the Grouper. First of all, Grouper is my favorite eating fish, and I really like fish. Secondly, it is very nicely... More 

Thank Barry D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 25
American, Caribbean, Seafood, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5500 Gulf Blvd., Grand Beach Resort, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Pete Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 727-367-6461
The Flying Bridge is quintessential Florida dining. From its origins as an authentic cracker cottage - the simple architectural style of the state's first settlers - to the fresh grouper sandwiches of its kitchen, the restaurant serves up an experience that you can't find outside of the Sunshine State. In warm weather, the restaurant's open-air feel gives you fresh gulf breezes and spectacular views of the beach with our meandering waterway running right beneath you. The all-day menu features a wide range of appetizers, salads, burgers, chicken and fresh seafood sandwiches. In the evenings, The Flying Bridge's extensive menu expands to include even more items, including fresh salmon, grouper, shrimp and other heavier dinner selections that you can enjoy while you watch the sun set over the horizon.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?