Would you like a cocktail or glass of wine to pair with your next grocery shopping trip? Beloved seafood market I.C. Sharks announced the opening of its new bar and café next to its market at 10020 Gandy Blvd North, offering food and drink for shoppers and wanderers alike.
In addition to giving locals a place to stop on their way in or out of the market, the bar and café offers a great spot for those who are simply craving fresh seafood and a good drink in a fun atmosphere. The covered, outdoor bar has a full menu of seafood staples alongside plenty of draft beer, cocktails and wine.
The I.C. Sharks café menu includes smoked fish spread, snow crab legs, an Asian tuna bowl, smoked salmon, and steamed shrimp, clams or oysters. The kitchen also offers chips and fresh mango salsa, as well as slices of key lime pie. Already, the bar and café has created specials, including an opening weekend platter of jumbo lump crab meat cocktails.
For now, I.C. Sharks says the bar is open Thursday and Friday from 4-9 pm, and Saturday and Sunday from 11 am – 10 pm. However, the bar will also be open beginning at 11 am for Memorial Day on Monday, May 30th. The market said to expect expanded hours and more updates to come in the near future.
The popular I.C. Sharks market has long been a favorite for local, fresh fish and seafood, including seasonal specialties, as well as spices, sauces, boil mixes, and other accoutrements. Fish is available whole, fileted, or even smoked.