Popular St. Pete Seafood Market IC Sharks soft opens its new outdoor bar and restaurant | Openings & Closings | Tampa
Gandy Blvd. IC Sharks is known for its freshly caught fish and shellfish, and now caters to seafood lovers who don’t feel like cooking their own dinners.
The popular market softly opened its outdoor bar and restaurant this week to the delight of loyal customers, located just behind the Seafood Market at 10020 Gandy Blvd. N in St. Petersburg.
It is currently open Thursday to Friday from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday to Sunday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Facebook– where it also displays the day’s catch – indicates that opening hours will soon be extended.
The new menu obviously highlights its freshly caught delicacies, as you can order raw oysters, steamed clams or shrimp, poke bowls and IC. Shark’s famous smoked fish dip alongside bar food offerings like BLTs and other sandwiches. The beer garden also sells various types of expected beer, wine, and cocktails.
And if you don’t have time to sit down and relax at the newly opened bar and restaurant, IC Sharks Market sells ready meals like this fish dip and steamed prawns alongside seafood. raw.
The IC Sharks flagship joint was located at 13040 Gandy Blvd., but moved to its current location in 2018 after encountering zoning issues.
According to a Tampa Bay Weatherthe former IC Sharks site has been temporarily closed several times due to building, water navigation and zoning regulatory issues, accumulating liens totaling over $1 million.
The Seafood Market itself is fairly straightforward and features all the fish and shellfish that are in season, although this new IC Sharks location does not sell bait like its predecessor.
Expect freshly caught seafood like stone crab, grouper, shrimp, oysters, salmon, and mussels, though it’s a good idea to call ahead to make sure they are not full for the day.