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Cortez Clam Factory

₱₱ - ₱₱₱American, , Seafood
10104 Cortez Rd W, Bradenton, FL 34210-1706
+1 941-798-9898
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“clams” (35 reviews)
“seafood” (19 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
10104 Cortez Rd W, Bradenton, FL 34210-1706
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some ordered the Maine lobster and others the grouper with shrimp. All was excellent. Our server, Steve, was so full of personality and knowledge which just added so much to a fun evening. Music by 5 minus 3 added another layer of enjoyment, for sure.

Thank Rebecca P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food !!!! Fantastic Tuesday nights😁 Try the soft shell crab sandwich best in town. Hog fish is to die for. Casual dining. The best Cosmo's in town.

Thank Amy R
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Delicious food, possibly the best we have had on Anna Maria Island. Delicious shrimp, lobster and burgers.

Thank Alla M
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Since discovering the Cortez Clam Factory, I have been several times. Being from Massachusetts, it was the one thing that I missed the most. Some of my friends have had other entrees that were wonderful!

Thank g0urmetjane
Reviewed 6 July 2018

This place has the best food money can buy. They smoke a lot of their meat and have great specials. They have a great selection of beers (on ice) as well as mixed drinks. They also have entertainment on special nights. It is on your...More

Thank B507ZYjeffe
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Ate here 1x for dinner and 2x for lunch. 10 0f us at dinner and everyone enjoyed their sandwiches and platters. The mahi mahi dinner looked the best. All 5 couples left surprised and satisfied. Ample portions, and reasonable prices. Only downfall on Tuesday the...More

Thank robertsE8370SW
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Discovered this place just a few weeks ago and have been a few times on a Tuesday night. Love the live music which starts at about 7 pm and goes on till about midnight or so. Great atmosphere and fantastic musicians if you like jazz,...More

Thank maryann73
Reviewed 19 June 2018

What more can you ask for in a restaurant? Don't let the outside facade put you off, inside the decor is not much to look at either but the food is always EXCELLENT. This has always been one of my go to places when I...More

Thank Randell C
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Had a great night out eating fish and chips special at The Clam Factory on Cortez, Bradenton. Live music with female saxophonist and good dancing.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

I am lucky to live across the street from such a great place. They have a great menu, especially their late night deal after 10! Things get really busy and fun on Tuesday nights because of the band. My girlfriend and I come here at...More

Thank Nate J
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Questions & Answers
1 January 2018|
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Response from Ehard00 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I didn’t go inside as there was a huge group of us and we stayed outside on the patio ... I’m guessing they do.
13 April 2016|
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Response from joaner11 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know, I was just there as a customer.
Kathy O
21 November 2015|
Response from ToniTea | Reviewed this property |
No cover charge. And they just recently went no-smoking, but set up tables outside for smokers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10104 Cortez Rd W, Bradenton, FL 34210-1706
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Bradenton
  • Phone Number: +1 941-798-9898
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