Seafood and Fun at PJ’s Oyster Bar in Indian Rocks Beach

With a family-friendly atmosphere, fresh and affordable seafood, and something on the menu for everyone, PJ’s Oyster Bar in Indian Rocks Beach is the perfect place to relax after a sun-filled day or to refuel before heading back to the beach.

An Indian Rocks Beach favorite for over 25 years, PJ’s Oyster Bar has been family-owned and operated since it first opened its doors. The owners pride themselves on putting the customer first, with a promise to always provide a clean restaurant, friendly atmosphere, and fast service. They also strive to offer a wide selection of fresh seafood, always at an affordable price. With values like these, it’s no wonder that PJ’s Oyster Bar is a favorite for locals and tourists alike in Indian Rocks Beach.

Visitors to PJ’s can kick off their beachy dining experience with something from the starter’s menu, which includes classics like buffalo or coconut shrimp, calamari, or fried crab cakes. For the more adventurous, the menu also offers “gator bites” and sushi grade ahi sashimi tuna. There are also plenty of choices—from garlic bread to hush puppies—to please non-seafood fans.

As their name suggests, there are also many can’t-miss items on PJ’s menu for oyster lovers. Their options include steamed oysters, Chicago-style oysters, or oysters on the half shell, all served by the dozen. For smaller delights, the menu also offers oysters Rockefeller and Chicago-style oysters by the half-dozen. However you like your oysters, PJ’s has something for you—and they will always be fresh when they arrive at your table.

After enjoying oysters or other appetizers, guests can move on to enjoying a sandwich or hamburger from the rest of the menu. Like their starter’s menu, PJ’s handhelds menu includes a wide array of items to please any palate. Seafood-related options include a grouper sandwich, mahi mahi sandwich, or tuna, krab, or fish salad sandwiches. Other options include chicken sandwiches and wraps, plus a Philly steak sandwich. Their burger menu also includes plenty of tasty options that are sure to satiate even the biggest appetite, like their “cowboy burger” topped with fried onion rings, sautéed mushrooms, bacon, cheese, and PJ’s special BBQ sauce.

For dinner, guests can feast on hearty options like the “PJ’s Super Combo” of lobster tail, shrimp, baby back ribs, snow crab, fried shrimp, stone crab, and Dungeness crab. Other seafood options include a grouper diner, shrimp scampi, or baked scallops. Visitors to PJ’s can even mix-and-match their seafood favorites with “Mad Maddy’s Combos” which allows them to pick choices from a list featuring classics like fried clam strips, fried flounder, or fried oysters.

There are also many non-seafood dishes on PJ’s dinner menu, like buffalo chicken alfredo, baby back ribs, or grilled chicken breasts.

If you’re ready to plan a visit to PJ’s Oyster Bar in Indian Rocks Beach, they are open Sunday through Thursday from 11:30 AM to 9:00 PM, or 11:30 AM to 10:00 PM on Fridays and Saturdays. You can find them and their fresh seafood options at 415 2nd Street in Indian Rocks Beach, or at their St. Pete Beach location. To find out more, please visit their website.

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