About Cassis American Brasserie
Cassis American Brasserie brings to downtown St. Petersburg a concept of “Continental Comfort Cuisine” in the tradition of European Brasseries, yet with the relaxed flair of American eateries and a feeling of “always been there”.
Zinc top bar, dark mahogany wood, oversized framed mirrors, hand-painted three tone cement floor tiles, chocolate brown leather banquettes and booths; Cassis offers casual eating in a comfortable environment.
The dining room opens onto an outdoor terrace displaying a bistro area in the tradition of Parisian style cafes and a dining section in the South Beach style with colorful offset umbrellas.
Open seven days a week for lunch, and dinner, week-end brunch and throughout the day for light fares, coffee, home-made ice cream and desserts, Cassis American Brasserie is an ideal destination for quick bites or leisurely meals.
Continental, Contemporary French / American, Comfort Food
Hours of Operation:
Sunday - Thursday
8am - 10pm
Friday - Saturday
8am - 12am
Tuesday - Friday
8am - 11am
Saturday - Sunday- Monday
8am - 3pm
7 days a week
11am - 4pm
Sunday - Thursday
4pm - 10pm
Friday - Saturday
4pm - 11pm
Till 1 am nightly
2nd avenue north and beach drive
$30 and under
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$3 valet parking available everyday with a Cassis receipt.
except Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday lunch.
Private Party Facilities:
Our private dining room fits up to 25 and is discreetly linked to the main dining area through the softly lit back-bar and reveals a sleek and daring feel. It features built in state of the art audio visual equipment.
Private Party Contact:
Elliot Gunther: 727-827-2927x
Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Smoking Area, Smoking Area (patio only), Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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Cassis American Brasserie Ratings and Reviews
If you can't quite swing Paris this week ...
If you can't quite swing Paris this weekend, the Cassis is a more than satisfactory substitute. The restaurant is beautiful, looking out on the blue of the bay. A charming staff will usher you through an excellent meal with grace and style. Say hello to Vinnie in the bar. One of his crew will mix you something that will transport you to the Left Bank. And do not neglect to order something sweet from the bakery to make the whole experience "tres agreable."
As always the food was great and I've ne ...
As always the food was great and I've never been disappointed with the service. Been her many times and the food is consistently delicious.
There three of us enjoyed Sunday brunch. ...
There three of us enjoyed Sunday brunch. French toast (large portion), the basil and cheese omelet with gruyere instead of goat cheese, and poached eggs. The omelet was just a bit more cooked than we prefer, but we hadn't specified, and it was still very tasty. Our waitstaff was attentive and personable, and we enjoy the decor and music in Cassis. We would recommend.
Great food and atmosphere for special oc ...
Great food and atmosphere for special occasion. New Years Eve is especially great as they have specials and you are right in the middle of the St Pete Downtown festivities.
Food was awesome, especially the flat br ...
Food was awesome, especially the flat bread we had. The bar drinks we had were really good. I enjoyed the Clevelander. FUN place!
Our group of 7 ranging from 14 - 74 year ...
Our group of 7 ranging from 14 - 74 years of age enjoyed dining outside. The food was superb and our waiter, Willie was very attentive and especially thoughtful. It was a memorable night out.
I really enjoyed my experience. Upon set ...
I really enjoyed my experience. Upon settling into our table we were greeted with warm mini orange muffins and rolls. Both of which were fantastic and fresh. The menu was huge, but that's a good thing. It allows for the restaurant to do things very well. We were there during brunch hours and most of my party had breakfast. Our waiter didn't speak English very well, and when my brother asked for his eggs to be cooked over was the waiter said, well they come sunny side so that's how you'll get them. Luckily, my brother is easy going and this was not such a huge deal but the waiter should have been more knowledgable on how eggs can come. The French toast was a huge portion and delicious. The breakfast burrito was very good, as was the omelet. I ordered the poutine from the lunch appetizer and I was in heaven. It had all of my favorite things in one bowl. Duck confit, truffles, foie gras, mushrooms and cheese. I think it needed a bit more foie gras mousse to make more "gravy" but the flavor was great. The baked goods were fantastic. I can't wait to go again.
Good for every day. Waiter was very nic ...
Good for every day. Waiter was very nice. Food was good but I wish Saturday menu was offered on Friday as well.
We ate dinner on Sunday night, inside. T ...
We ate dinner on Sunday night, inside. Their outdoor dining was very busy, inside not so much. The food was fine. The service was slow, server was friendly enough but did not really check on us. I had not been to Cassis in a couple of years. There is a very nice menu but I probably would not choose to go back. For the price point for entrees it's a destination restaurant for us. But I also would expect service to be on par with price, which it was not. They lost sight of the details that make for fine dining on this night for us.
Great dinner at Cassis
Cassis is one of our favorites when visiting Saint Petersbug, and this visit was no exception. Friendly efficient service, great space, great food. And they gave us a lovely anniversary dessert. Thanks Cassis!
Everyone Raves - It continues to disappoint
Third time is a charm. Not with this restaurant. We want to like it but the service is slow and the staff appears very inexperienced. For example: sandwich came out dry (no aioli as per the menu). Finally got the attention of the waiter and then after 5 minutes had to go to reception to say our food was cold and we never got the aioli as requested. Waiter overhead and explained he had to put it is as an order and it hadn't come out from the kitchen yet (now we're at least 7 minutes past the time when the meal was served). Really? The manager came out quickly with the aioli so we know it can be done. No apology especially since our sandwich was not cold. We've experienced poor service before but liked the fact that they took reservations and the outside atmosphere (inside is cold and noisy) is pleasant. We won't go back.
It was a nice bistro like scene with very good service. I will definitely return. I am partial to Roses from Provence and they had some nice ones on the menu.
Great service and wine recommendations!
Great service and wine recommendations!
Very attentive wait staff. Fruits de Mer ...
Very attentive wait staff. Fruits de Mer was a little under seasoned, but plenty of shrimp, mussels, and clams.
Food was very good. They have both insid ...
Food was very good. They have both inside and outside seating. Service was great, waiter was very attentive.
I want to LOVE Cassis, I really do. Unfortunately, every time I go, I'm always left underwhelmed. The location is great as is the atmosphere. However, the service is sub-standard along with the food.
We have eaten at Cassis a few times and ...
We have eaten at Cassis a few times and in the past, we loved it. Our appetizers arrived promptly and were great. We were a party of six, before the apps were finished, one of our entrees arrived. That person finished their dinner and four of the other entrees arrived, the sixth entree arrived at least 10 minutes later. My husband had the Boulibasse, which he has enjoyed there many times. The dish was completely dry, he could not eat it. The waitress was trying very hard and apologizing for all of the mis-haps, the manager came to our table twice explaining that the kitchen was having big problems. Let them get there act together and then try them, at the root, it is a very good restaurant.
Great place to hang out and enjoy the vi ...
Great place to hang out and enjoy the views and food. Great menu and fun, friendly staff.
Love the outdoor dinin but we dined in t ...
Love the outdoor dinin but we dined in that night die to Rainey weather. It was noisy. Love the French wine list. Our service wasn't as up to par as normal. Overall good. I love the roasted beet and Lentil Salads.
Best of St. Pete
Have eaten here many times. Drinks are delicious, food is unusual and tasty and the view of downtown is wonderful. Great happy hour. Delicious brunch. Never disappoints.
Our family had a great time and meal on ...
Our family had a great time and meal on mother's day at Cassis. We were promptly seated and attended. Food took a bit too long in my opinion based on the size of the crowd but it was good and our waiter was very good.
Stay at home or find another place
I know it was mothers day and busy but they booked way tooooo many people. Hard to enjoy when there are people on top of people. I saw people picking food off the food trays with their fingers. It was disgusting. It certainly ruined the ambiance and the meal.
Outstanding Mothers Day brunch. Amazing ...
Outstanding Mothers Day brunch. Amazing selections, great atmosphere, live music, face painting & balloon animals for the kids!
A fun treat for a Sarasotan
Sarasota has amazing restaurants, so it's fun to find a terrific place to frequent in St. Pete. I have been here a few times, and they never disappoint. Watch out for their rolls! They are irresistible.
Mother's Day Get Together
Very accommodating to our party of nine including small children. Waiter and staff were energetic, warm and friendly.
A great way to celebrate a graduation...
We had family and friends getting together to celebrate my wife's graduation from college and decided to celebrate at CAB. It was a great choice as the atmosphere, food, and service were all top-notch. We will all be returning to CAB in the future!
Such a great experience. We loved the ou ...
Such a great experience. We loved the outdoor cafe feel and the food was top notch. The beet salad was fresh and tasty. Scallops were big, juicy and plentiful. The Lamb chops with the mint chimichuri was spot on. So good!!!
Good food beautifully presented
We have eaten at Cassis a number of times for both lunch and dinner and have never been disappointed in the food. Although it is not inexpensive, portions are moderate and there is always a selection that includes a full range of options from salads and appetizers for light meals to sandwiches and main dishes for those who are hungry. They make wonderful French fries that they serve with all their sandwiches, otherwise the menu is ala carte, so the price can add up quickly if you choose several courses. There are also vegetarian options, a good thing for our family. This is one of our favorites among the many choices that line Beach Drive.
Loved the cheese plate and vegetarian me ...
Loved the cheese plate and vegetarian meatball sub.
Food & service were exceptional...outsid ...
Food & service were exceptional...outside patio was perfect
This is our place to go when we can't ge ...
This is our place to go when we can't get a reservation at our preferred places. Way overpriced for the quality of food and service. Last night was no different. Grouper dishes were good but too pricey for the portion. One of our guest got a Flatbread that was bland and probably the worst she has ever had. The grouper tacos were ok but not as good as 400 Beach. Again no flavor. Outside dining is the only thing this place has going for it. Otherwise they probably would not make it.
Great outdoor dinning
Our group of ten had a great dinner experience. The food was excellent and the outdoor dinning is the best in St. Petersburg.
Nice ambiance. Great service, good food.
Nice ambiance. Great service, good food.
Server was polite and informative
Great ambience, food portions ok for lunch and outdoor dining location excellent.
Amazing water front dining
This is one of my favorite dining spots on Beach drive. The staff is so friendly and accommodating. I'm here frequently with friends and have never had a bad experience
Best sidewalk dining on Beach Drive.
Has the best sidewalk dining on Beach drive. Scenery, shade, food, comfortable seating arrangement, not rushed. Nice to stroll in park afterwards.
Great server but he seemed to be alone
Our server was great and extremely knowledgable about the menu, but it seemed like he was the only one servicing the outdoor seating area. It was earlier in the evening but still lots of people were there.
The ambiance, the music and the service ...
The ambiance, the music and the service was great. We never had to wave down the waiter. He was very attentive.
The food was amazing as always and not b ...
The food was amazing as always and not been disappointed. Normally service is good. Quick and to the point, but I guess our server was off his game. It took an hour to bring our entrées. The only time we saw him was when the food arrived. It was not an overly busy Sunday either.
Wanted to Try Cassis
This is a very trendy restaurant in St. Petersburg. Loved the ambiance and their bakery. Unfortunately, my husband was not satisfied with his burger and fries. Another person in our party also found it dry. Mentioning it to the server did not yield any comments or results to satisfy his disappointment. Another of our party was satisfied with his meal and I must mention that the salads were very good.
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