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jeffbatl Nov 3, 2010 12:00 PM

looking for a place with a good beer selection and above average bar food close to downtown clearwater.

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  1. askdrtodd RE: jeffbatl Nov 4, 2010 10:33 AM

    Good luck... St pete has a few options, but I can't think of any off hand with good beer selections. Beer Garden on McMullen has a good beer selection

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      jeffbatl RE: askdrtodd Nov 4, 2010 10:49 AM

      that is what i was afraid of. any good beach bar with decent food on clearwater beach?

    2. scubadoo97 RE: jeffbatl Nov 4, 2010 04:24 PM

      Dunedin is not too far from downtown Clearwater. For a great selection of beers you should head down to House of Beers in Dunedin. http://www.dunedinhob.com/Home_Page.html Main st. in Dunedin has is walking distance and there are plenty of restaurants to choose from

      1. annemarie07 RE: jeffbatl Nov 5, 2010 09:00 AM

        not sure about the beer selection but what about O'Keefe's in Clearwater?

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          jeffbatl RE: annemarie07 Nov 5, 2010 11:43 AM

          That sounds perfect!
          thank you

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          Little T. RE: jeffbatl Nov 5, 2010 07:42 PM

          How close is close? 5 minutes? 10?

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            jeffbatl RE: Little T. Nov 6, 2010 05:22 AM

            10 min is close to me

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              RibDog RE: jeffbatl Nov 6, 2010 06:07 AM

              If that is the case, I would suggest you might try the Dunedin Brewery. They have some good pub style food to go along with some great brews.

              http://www.dunedinbrewery.com/

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                Little T. RE: jeffbatl Nov 6, 2010 06:40 AM

                You may want to consider Rumba Island Bar & Grill on Gulf to Bay - Haven't been in awhile but they have at least 10 taps with craft brews as well as bottles and fairly good bar food. They have a big tiki bar outside. Same restaurant group as salt rock, island way et al. Take that fact fwiw. I would call and ask what they have on tap -

                http://www.baystarrestaurantgroup.com/

                Otherwise, head to Dunedin like Rib Dog said. A few good choices there for beer.

                Dunedin Brewery
                Dunedin House of Beer <-- I don't know if they have food
                Kelly's / Chic a boom room - they have a large beer selection, mostly bottles and 10 taps I think

                http://kellyschicaboom.com/Bar_Snacks...

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              jeffbatl RE: jeffbatl Nov 7, 2010 05:53 AM

              thanks for all the great suggestions

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