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Café Alfresco

Sidewalk Café & Bistro

Relax and enjoy delicious cuisine in the casual atmosphere of our unique Tampa Bay-area restaurant, located in downtown Dunedin, FL, at the crossroads of the Pinellas Trail and Main street. “Alfresco” means ‘fresh air’ and you’ll feel like you’re dining in the open air on our beautiful, climate-controlled patio.

The menu at Café Alfresco is inspired by countries around the world, combined with great American cuisine and made fresh daily.

The Café is reasonably priced and fun. Bikers, walkers and skaters from the Pinellas Trail along with avid shoppers find it an excellent place to pause and relax. The restaurant features a selection of summer specials as well as a take-out menu.  Enjoy a leisurely cocktail or sample our wide selection of beer and wine at the full service bar. To satisfy a sweet tooth, the pastry selection is mouth watering, made fresh daily and complimented by a cup of coffee or cappuccino. Café Alfresco is your downtown Dunedin destination for a refreshing light bite or a hearty entrée.

Our outdoor patio is pet friendly. To ensure you and your pup have the best possible experience with us, please review the City of Dunedin’s Doggy Dining Rules.

Serving Monday – Thursday 11AM – 9PM. Friday 10AM – 10PM (Brunch 10AM – 2PM). Saturday 10AM – 10PM (Brunch 10AM – 2PM). Sunday 10AM – 9PM (Brunch 10AM – 2PM). Daily Happy Hour 3PM – 6PM.

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First off let me say the service was awesome.
Dina was a great server; knowledgeable, fun and attentive!
Side salads had a perfect vinaigrette, Jerk scallops were unbelievable and so was the fried chicken! I swear the chicken was a half a bird! It was a huge portion. My mistake was no leaving room for the desserts we had to walk by on the way out. This restaurant is busy all the time cuz it's damn good!
What's not to love with attention to detail in food and service?

Bee G.    August 14, 2018   

My husband and I go here a lot and I also go to a lot of business meetings here. The food is great. I love breakfast and the fact I can get it in the afternoon on Friday! They have a great omelet. They also have a nice patio that's is right on the trail!

Andrea H.    June 25, 2018   

The food here is fantastic! The first day was there for Happy Hour where drinks are cheap and apps are like half price! Actually went back with the kids for dinner the same day. Get this, $5.00 kids means with a drink! Wednesday night was awesome as it is pasta night and I had the Chicken Parm which was to die for. It is so good, it is busy most nights but usually only a 10 minute wait and there are benches outside. I'm on vacation but the locals know!
Just great food at great prices, you will not be disappointed!

Riggaram    March 22, 2018   

People love us and so will you!

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