The Claw Bar

4.8
1294 Reviews
$31 to $50
Seafood
The Claw Bar brings chic hotel dining to the Bellasera Resort in downtown Naples. Featuring gracious hospitality and spectacular cuisine, The Claw Bar specializes in seafood towers assembled right before your eyes in our open kitchen, as well as a full array of seafood entrees, southern-influenced dishes, and regionally-inspired cuisine. The Claw Bar prides itself on using locally-grown and locally-sourced ingredients whenever possible.
*Please note that the majority of our indoor tables are comfortable booths. Please feel free to call to discuss our full array of seating options, including seating at the Claw Bar itself!
* In the event of inclement weather, we will do our best to accommodate our guests seated outside, but we cannot guarantee that they will be able to move inside if the indoor tables are fully booked.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 1294 people are saying
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vipSusanH
Minneapolis
17 reviews
Dined 17 hours ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent! Best hidden gem in Naples!

The Claw Bar
Responded an hour ago

Thank you, Susan, for the lovely review! We are most flattered and appreciative!!

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vipBeckyL
Louisville
2 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great experience! Coming back next week for my 60th birthday celebration!

The Claw Bar
Responded 18 hours ago

Thank you, Becky, we're so pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit and grateful that you chose us for your special birthday celebration next week! We look forward to seeing you then!

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vipDorothyE
New York Area
23 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall4food4service4ambience5

We were upstairs in the Churchill Room and would highly recommend dinner there. Thank you to our server and the staff at the restaurant, it was a fun evening.

The Claw Bar
Responded 18 hours ago

Thank you, Dorothy for your lovely review. We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed your evening!

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vipmtsmale
Philadelphia
25 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time to the Claw Bar. We will be back. Food, Service, pricing was fantastic.

The Claw Bar
Responded 18 hours ago

Thank you for your patronage and wonderful review! We look forward to your next visit.

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KarenD
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall2food3service4ambience2

Extremely loud and tables too close together. The little bar area was incredibly loud and ruined the ambiance of our dining experience. It should be moved!
For high end prices I expect ambiance of quiet dining.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall4food5service4ambience5

Food and atmosphere was wonderful. Our server seemed like he may have been having a bad day. He was not terrible, just not pleasant.

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KaitlinC
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Service was great, food was great, ambiance was great! Can’t wait to go back!

The Claw Bar
Responded 18 hours ago

Thank you, Kaitlin, for posting your rave review—we are most flattered and appreciative!

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vipXchef531
Naples
15 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall4food3service4ambience5

The outdoor dining area is beautiful. Unfortunately, the food was not great. Two of us ordered the seared scallops. The scallops were good but the corn was WAY too spicy. I don't understand why a chef would destroy the taste of a meal by causing patron's mouths to burn. If we weren't with another couple, we would have sent our dinners back. It's a nice restaurant. When ordering a meal, if you don't like your food too spicy or too salty, tell them up front so you won't be disappointed.

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vipJMcW
New York Area
34 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Delicious food and drink!

The Claw Bar
Responded 18 hours ago

We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your evening. Thank you for taking the time to post your wonderful review!

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MaxG
San Francisco
8 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Overall great. Very crowded and our server was ok - we’ve had better there. Waited quite a while after getting seated to be acknowledged and order drinks, then we felt she was rushing us to order. We’ve eaten here a few times and the service was always 5 star, so this was a little disappointing since it was our companions’ first time and we had talked up the great service. Wasn’t bad, just not great. We will definitely go back and already have future reservations.

The Claw Bar
Responded 3 days ago

Thank you for the feedback. I sincerely apologize if the service was lacking on your last visit and we look forward to doing better the next time you dine with us.

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vipMaryb
Naples
57 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall1food1service1ambience1

We requested an outside table. Our guests arrived before us and were seated in a booth in the lounge directly across from singer. If you look at notes and previous history we also ask for outside, quiet and booth. We are elderly and don’t hear well. We don’t do stairs too well either.

When we asked to sit outside we were rudely told nothing was available till 8:30.

Server pushed up to order. Food was dry. The salmon I had was nothing like the delicious sale I had a week ago. We requested separate checks from high she forgot to split.

Restaurant and Lounge were definitely not COVID friendly.

I’m glad you had a good night. We sure didn’t.

Mary Baginski

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richardg
Palm Springs
4 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We loved everything about the Claw Bar. We will return

The Claw Bar
Responded 18 hours ago

Thank you, Richard, for your patronage and wonderful review. We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you back again one day soon.

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OpenTable Diner
New England
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Outstanding seafood - everything was great

The Claw Bar
Responded 18 hours ago

Thank you for your wonderful review! We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit and hope to welcome you back one day soon.

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Lovetoeat
Naples
13 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall4food5service5ambience4

First time but won’t be the last. Fun spot to go eat some great fish dishes and people all over the place! Portions were large.

The Claw Bar
Responded 3 days ago

Thank you for sharing your review! We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you back again one day soon!

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Lala
Columbus
5 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This is one of my favorite restaurants in Naples. The decor and food was delicious. Not a bad seat in the house!

The Claw Bar
Responded 3 days ago

Thank you for your wonderful review—we are most flattered and appreciative!

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KarenJ
Detroit
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall4food5service3ambience5

We love the Claw Bar! Our server was efficient but not very personable. We've become accustomed to 'the best' in service at the Claw Bar. The food and atmosphere is outstanding. The patio is divine.

The Claw Bar
Responded 3 days ago

Thank you, Karen, for taking the time to post your review. We're so pleased to hear you enjoy dining with us at The Claw Bar and look forward to your next visit!

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vipElizabeth
Cincinnati
2 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food3service5ambience4

Our server Ana was incredible! She made the experience one to remember!

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vipPawriter
New York Area
35 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A great meal and evening. The piano player was fantastic. One the best evenings in a long time. We will be back.

The Claw Bar
Responded 3 days ago

Thank you for sharing your lovely review! We look forward to welcoming you back again one day soon.

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OpenTable Diner
Minneapolis
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Awesome waiter, great music, fun food and wine. Great night.

The Claw Bar
Responded 3 days ago

We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your evening with us and hope to welcome you back again one day soon!

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vipCRNC
Raleigh
15 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall3food4service3ambience3

Not very friendly waiter. First made our very cold dirty martinis without the dirty and warm. Then wanted to give us a side of olive juice so we could fix them?? His mask was too large and kept slipping below his nose. Food was ok.

The Claw Bar
Responded 3 days ago

Thank you for the feedback—I apologize for the missteps and will be sure and address them with our staff.

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OpenTable Diner
Indiana
4 reviews
Dined on February 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food and service

The Claw Bar
Responded 3 days ago

Thank you! We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Claw Bar!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on February 24, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Never disappoints!

The Claw Bar
Responded 3 days ago

Thank you for the wonderful review—we are most appreciative!

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on February 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The Claw was a very wonderful experience! Great food and great service! Our waiter was attentive and very personable! I highly recommend this restaurant!

The Claw Bar
Responded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed your evening at The Claw Bar!

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OpenTable Diner
Hawaii
1 review
Dined on February 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

we love the patio of the claw bar

The Claw Bar
Responded 18 hours ago

Thank you for your patronage and 5-star review—we are most flattered and appreciative and hope to welcome you back one day soon.

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vipEater
Naples
14 reviews
Dined on February 22, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience3

I did not like the upstairs patio.

The Claw Bar
Responded on February 24, 2021

I'm sorry to hear you did not enjoy dining on the terrace. The next time you book a reservation, please just let us know your preference and we will do our best to accommodate.

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MarkP
Naples
2 reviews
Dined on February 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A hidden gem. A must go. Service, food and ambiance all excellent. We had a beautiful birthday dinner. Be sure to take in The London Club upstairs for after-dinner drinks and music. The experience was enjoyed by all and the price was reasonable too. Great spot.

The Claw Bar
Responded on February 25, 2021

Thank you, Mark, for your patronage and wonderful review—we are most flattered and appreciative!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Orlando
16 reviews
Dined on February 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We love the Claw Bar! Always perfect, fantastic food, service and atmosphere! One of the best restaurants in Naples! We were celebrating my husband’s birthday and everything was excellent!

The Claw Bar
Responded on February 25, 2021

Thank you so much for the wonderful review and for choosing to celebrate your husband's birthday with us!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on February 21, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was really delicious. Our table had a mix of seafood and steak abs everyone was pleased. Great place for outdoor dining. The service was efficient and friendly.

The Claw Bar
Responded on February 25, 2021

Thank you for your patronage and lovely review—we are most appreciative!

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Mrose
Los Angeles
3 reviews
Dined on February 21, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Celebrated our Anniversary at the Claw Bar. I let them know it was our anniversary and am I glad I did. They found us a quiet table outside and painted happy anniversary on a shell.
They served us a complimentary champagne with our desert. We felt fussed over. It was wonderful from beginning to end.

The Claw Bar
Responded on February 24, 2021

Thank you for choosing to celebrate your anniversary with us—we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your evening and appreciate your lovely review.

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vipKathyH
Naples
5 reviews
Dined on February 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything that we had was great. The Claw Bar for one is very good and a good value. The lobster frites were delicious. We sat at the raw bar which was fun.

The Claw Bar
Responded on February 21, 2021

We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed dining at the Claw Bar! Thank you for posting your wonderful review--we are most appreciative!

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vipphisherman
New York Area
95 reviews
Dined on February 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Food was plentiful and very good. Service was friendly and accomodating. Our party enjoyed the fish dishes. Desserts were very good. Even the heaters worked well on a cool night.

The Claw Bar
Responded on February 23, 2021

Thank you for taking the time to post your review—we're so pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit to The Claw Bar!

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Frank
Naples
9 reviews
Dined on February 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Nice outdoor seating with good social distancing.
Excellent service and a nice range of options for entrees
and beignet dessert excellent and great for sharing.

The Claw Bar
Responded on February 23, 2021

Thank you, Frank, for the wonderful review—we are most flattered and appreciative and hope to welcome you back again one day soon!

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vipJack
Detroit
33 reviews
Dined on February 19, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

The staff at the Claw Bar is always terrific. Our waitress this time was Michelle and she was excellent with the perfect balance of professionalism and friendliness.

Pothole appetizer was wonderful and loved the name being from Michigan where we have many potholes that are a real pain. The snapper special entre was also very good.

The outside setting is very comfortable and was very nice as there was a little rain the night we were most recently there.

The Claw Bar
Responded on February 22, 2021

Thank you, Jack, both for your patronage and for posting your wonderful, detailed review! We hope to welcome you back again one day soon.

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vipmartym
Naples
2 reviews
Dined on February 18, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Michelle was our server and said she was fairly new. We eat out a lot. She was one of the best servers we’ve had in many years of dining out in Naples.

The Claw Bar
Responded on February 21, 2021

Thank you so much for your patronage and for taking the time to post the lovely review. I will be sure and pass your comments on to Michelle--we are lucky to have her on our team!

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PaulP
Naples
2 reviews
Dined on February 18, 2021
Overall1food1service3ambience1

I ordered the gulf shrimp cocktail but tasted like frozen shrimp. They were definitely not fresh. Also ordered the lobster spaghetti and that was ok.

My wife ordered the fried oysters and snapper special and she said that was good.

Restaurant nothing to write home about. Mediocre at best. Overpriced for the quality of food that was offered.

Sorry but I don’t usually give bad reviews to restaurants.

The Claw Bar
Responded on February 22, 2021

Paul, I'm so sorry to see we disappointed you. Please know that we work hard to provide excellent food and service to all of our guests and take every comment and critique to heart. I will be sure to pass your feedback on to the chef.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Chicago
1 review
Dined on February 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Sat by the pool for dinner. Lovely ambience outside set inside a gorgeous resort. Service was great. Food was excellent and large portions. Cornbread is a must!

The Claw Bar
Responded on February 21, 2021

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your lovely review! We're so glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to welcome you back again one day soon.

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vipIndianabas1
Miami
107 reviews
Dined on February 17, 2021
Overall3food3service2ambience5

Service very negligent. Food so so. We’ve been here several times. I will not rush back. Too many other great restaurants in Naples. They have definitely gone down hill.

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Nico
Naples
1 review
Dined on February 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This is a rare place where you may still enjoy a conversation with your party and a great dinner at the same time, with soft music in the background.

The Claw Bar
Responded on February 21, 2021

Thank you, Nico! We appreciate your patronage and lovely review.

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OpenTable Diner
Naples
6 reviews
Dined on February 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had great dinner there, the food, service and ambiance are spectacular.

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vipRonnieM
Las Vegas
9 reviews
Dined on February 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I you fine at The Claw Bar try all the fresh seafood items. We had the oyster, blue crab claws and of coarse Champagne!

The Claw Bar
Responded on February 21, 2021

Thank you, Ronnie, for your patronage and lovely review!

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The Claw Bar is rated 4.8 stars by 1294 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.