Palm Pavilion Beachside Grill
10 Bay Esplanade, Clearwater, FL 33767
After some time in the sun on the beach, it's time to cool down with some drinks and food. Palm Pavilion Beachside Grill and Bar is located beach front. A very laid back place where you can walk in with your tank, shorts and sandals. They usually have a band or musician playing every night. For the food, try the nachos or the Grouper. They also have good wraps. Feeling adventurous? Try the shrimp burger. As for their drinks, they are your typical bar drinks. For the location of this place being on the beach side and in the area, the drinks are a little more on the expensive side. They offer one free sunset with dinner, the most spectacular view there is.
The Brown Boxer Pub & Grille
483 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater Beach, FL 33767
The Brown Boxer Pub & Grille was started by a couple of friends and a dog who wanted a place to be able to sit back, relax, have fun and drink. So, a sports bar was born. Located in Clearwater, it is a hot tourist destination, but the locals still love it. This place is always busy but that doesn't stop them from have good customer service. TVs crowd the walls with sports games on. They have a full bar so you can get all your favorite drinks. As for the food, they have great plates. Mostly, people come here for the drinks but that shouldn't stop you. If you go, try the chicken platter meal or the Cajun chicken pasta. All delicious food!
Carmel Kitchen & Wine Bar
2548 North McMullen Booth Rd, Clearwater, FL 33761
Carmel Kitchen & Wine Bar is a great place to get food and drinks in the Clearwater area. The inside has a contemporary feel. They give you the option of ordering off of a iPad. You can then customize your order to your specific tastes and can add things later if you want to change or add anything. Both their food and drinks here are very good. Their food is inspired from the Mediterranean. A popular appetizer that everyone gets is the chick pea fries. You gotta try them! They have the best selection of wines and cocktail drinks to match perfectly with your meal, making the whole night an enjoyable experience. They have a happy hour from 5-7 every day of the week.
Cooters Restaurant & Bar
423 Poinsettia Ave, Clearwater Beach, FL 33767
Cooters is a great restaurant and bar. Almost div-ish in a way. It is located off the beaten path making kind of a local favorite. Random knick knacks fill the walls like license plates, all stuff the customers have given them. There are also 13 high def TVs to catch any game you want to watch. They have two happy hours here. During the day, 3-6 every day, and at night, 10-close (1am). For the food, you can't go wrong with anything you pick. Everything is absolutely delicious. On Mondays, they have all you can eat snow crabs. If you were out fishing before this and caught something, they will cook it up for you.
Crabby's Beachwalk Bar & Grill
333 S Gulfview Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33763
Crabby's Beachwalk Bar & Grill is a fantastic place to sit down and get something to eat. They have two floors and a patio so that you really have a choice to where you want to sit, depending on the weather or sunset. Everyone raves about their customer service here. All the workers really seem to enjoy working there and are always happy and running around. You can't go wrong with the drinks here, especially if it is happy hour. The food is fantastic too. Excellent seafood options, you'll have a hard time deciding on what to get. You should try their hogfish or their mahi mahi. Get some food and drinks and enjoy the sunset at Crabby's.
Grind House Bar & Grill
1500 N McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater, FL 33759
Grind House Bar & Grill is a pub like establishment. They have the classification of a British pub. When you think of British food, the first thing you usually think about the the fish and chips. Absolutely fantastic here. You get a nice big crispy piece of fish. Some may say the best fish and chips in the Clearwater area. All their food is homemade so that no matter what you order, you'll love it. They make their drinks well too. Strong and a good size serving. There is also a great selection of beer choices. The staff will make you feel wanted and are happy to serve you.