Suburban Extended Stay Hotel Clearwater
6500 Ulmerton Road
Largo, FL 33771
Phone: (727) 532-4800
Fax: (727) 507-8527
Known for their lively ambiance, friendly service and delectable chicken wings, Mugs 'N Jugs Sports Bar and Grill is a haunt for those looking for a casual dinning spot. The restaurant is always buzzing with patrons occupying traditional wooden booths and enjoying matches on HDTVs. Be it a Wrestling game or a much-anticipated Basket Ball match, you are bound to enjoy yourself in the company of like-minded patrons. Their BBQ specials entertain your palate while you are glued to the TV and large jugs of beers wash down these delights effortlessly. Interesting sports paraphernalia and a life-size statue of Jack Sparrow make ideal backgrounds of pictures.
Named "Best in the Tampa Bay/Sarasota Area" in 2006 by Zagat, Café Ponte is a special restaurant in Clearwater where delectable American contemporary cuisines inspired by experienced chefs delicately infuse the unique flavors of Asian, French and Italian influences into delicious entrees and appetizers. The open kitchen allows guests to watch the intricate preparation of the dishes in an elegant atmosphere catered by superior and knowledgeable staff. A full wine and liquor menu featuring an assortment of imported varietals and sparkling wines assures guests of the perfect choice to compliment every meal. Private dining rooms are available for special occasions with reservations. - Vickie Ferguson
With more than 20-years experience in the business, at Carmelita's, you can expect exceptional service, friendly family atmosphere and a menu filled with authentic family recipes. Whether your selection includes a fresh breakfast burrito, stuffed beef or chicken enchiladas or a combination platter to sample a variety of family dishes, you will not be disappointed. Ample portions with favorites including tacos, chilies rellenos, guacamole, taquitos and jalapeño poppers, an extensive kid's menu, homemade sangria, full liquor bar and weekly specials such as fajitas for two all day on Wednesday and cool $2 longnecks on Thursday keep patrons coming back for more. - Vickie Ferguson
Rated one of the top 10 BBQ restaurants in America, Poppa's BBQ offers a wide range of smoked meats for barbeque lovers. Choose the Pork Plate or Chicken Plate or opt for combo which offers your meat with a choice of two sides and a drink. Large groups can order Whole Pork Butt or Pork By The Pound. Order Ribs and Rib plate with extra sauce and rub for a memorable barbeque meal. Enjoy the meal in a simple decor with excellent service. Open from Monday to Friday for lunch at 10:30 AM onwards till they run out of meat, so be sure to get there early.
Take in the atmosphere of the Australian Outback while enjoying mouth-watering entrees and high-quality service. Serving dinner only, Outback Steakhouse offers an extensive menu featuring appetizers, chicken, ribs, steak, seafood, pasta, salads and desserts for moderate prices. Family-friendly, the casual restaurant has something for everyone at its numerous locations in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Outback Steakhouse also offers call-ahead seating and curbside take-away. Check website for locations and menu selections.
Enjoy the best in authentic French and Euro-Fusion cuisine prepared by a team of talented French and American chefs at the Moulin Rouge Restaurant. The cozy and casual setting is the perfect place to experience their diverse fine dining menu. Stop by on Thursday morning for fresh French croissants and coffee, then make plans to return for some sumptuous fare for lunch or dinner. After your meal, visit the lounge for a refreshing cocktail or watch the latest sports event on the big screen TV. The chefs and staff at Moulin Rouge are available for special events catering. -Vickie Ferguson
At Quaker Steak and Lube, it is all about enjoying a motorsport themed atmosphere, great service and delicious food. Start with crispy o-rings accompanied by signature Louisiana dipping sauce and a biker chick chopped salad to whet your appetite. Move on to a bucket of grilled and breaded boneless wings, juicy baby back ribs, plump Mustang burger, or an 8 ounce (227 gram) Thunderbird sirloin steak cooked just the way you like it. Check out the assortment of specialty sauces ranging on the "hot" meter from mild to insane. For the littlest, motorsport enthusiasts, Quaker Steak offers a children's menu with a variety of tasty food and goodies. -Vickie Ferguson
When it comes to authentic Greek food, the family owned and operated Little Greek restaurant prepares traditional dishes using the best family recipes in Palm Harbor and New Port Richey as well as Clearwater. Choose from a variety of inspired specialty items including crisp Greek salad, gyro wraps, spinach pie, pork or chicken-skewered souvlaki, dolmades stuffed with seasoned beef and tender eggplant mousaka. The menu also provides assorted vegetarian wraps and pitas, savory soup and a variety of sandwiches. There is a separate kids menu. For dessert, savor the sweetness of a slice of baklava the traditional Greek dessert of phyllo-filled pastry layered with walnuts, cinnamon and honey. - Vickie Ferguson
Succulent aged steaks, fresh seafood and delicious chops including lamb, pork and veal highlight Bascom's menu. Enjoy a relaxed atmosphere where casual meets elegant for a unique dining experience. Start your meal with an appetizer of Oysters Rockefeller or Escargot En Croute then order a delicious entrée from such favorites as Bascom's Prime Rib, 28 ounce. Porterhouse, Lobster Tail, Atlantic Salmon, Grilled Lamb Chops, or Veal Marsala. Finish your meal with a slice of Florida Key Lime Pie and a cup of specialty flavored coffee, a glass of red or white wine, or one of Bascom's signature martinis. Expect excellent service!
Frida's Café & Bakery has been serving the Largo area since 1987. Inside the bakery, choose from an assortment of sweet goodies, European pastries, and cakes like the decadent Black Forest and Italian rum cakes or fresh fruit tort each made fresh daily. Compliment your order with a cup of gourmet coffee, cappuccino, or iced coffee from Frida's own line of coffee beans. The café serves breakfast sandwiches, paninis, wraps, and bagels seven days a week. The lunch menu is equally tasty with hot and cold sandwiches, assorted fresh soup, and crispy salads. - Vickie Ferguson
The Venue is the perfect place for exceptional fine dining at Takara sushi restaurant, Viaggio Tapas and the Wine Room that provides private dining. The sophisticated Martini Bar specializes in excellent drink selections while the Deck Bar offers lively music and the coldest drafts in town. Club V, open Friday and Saturday nights with a $10 cover charge per person, offers dinner until 1am and access to the Sky Bar, Champagne Room and Sky boxes. For the ladies, the Goddess lounge provides professional make-up artists to keep you looking fabulous all night long. Hours of operation vary for each venue.
Olive Garden serves up authentic Italian cuisine. Their signature bread sticks and one-of-a-kind menu make them an American icon. Standard Italian options like bruchetta, calamari, ravioli and eggplant parmigiana line their lengthy menu. More exotic items like salmon, chicken dishes and innovative pizzas are also available. For the calorie-counter, Olive Garden has a range of low fat and low carbohydrate options. Their bottomless salads ensure a well-balanced feast. Enjoy your meal with a bottle from their extensive wine list or one of their tropical island drinks. Finally, top it all off with a little something from their dessert menu- their cakes, custards and ice creams are sure to win you over. Lunch and take out menus are available.