Downtown St. Pete’s Crafty Squirrel Debuts a Fresh New Menu 

Executive Chef Jason Cline Introduces Huli Bowl Integration with Over 20 New Dishes: Coconut Shrimp Bowl, Ahi Tuna Boa Buns, Pressed Duck & Brie Cheese Melt, Salmon Poke Burrito, Braised Short Rib Bowl, Bourbon Bacon Brussels Sprouts and More 

Tampa Bay, FLA (April 23rd, 2024) – Grab the chopsticks. Downtown St. Petersburg’s Crafty Squirrel is introducing an exciting new menu featuring an integration of “Huli Bowl”, an Executive Chef Jason Cline concept featuring a variety of fresh seafood and Asian fusion. The menu will continue to feature signature Crafty favorites as well such as burgers, tacos, wings, and more and their popular daily $1 oysters from 3pm – 6pm. 

“We’re excited to modernize the menu at Crafty Squirrel and bring a fresh lineup of healthier, flavorful dishes to our guests” says owner, Josh Cameron

Huli-Huli BBQ Nachos…$12

Choice of BBQ Chicken OR BBQ Pork, Sesame Crackers, Tomato, Spicy Aioli, Avocado-Cilantro Puree, Crispy Garlic, Scallion

Ahi Tuna Tostada…$16

Sweet-Soy Ginger Ahi Tuna, Corn Salsa, Lemon-Wasabi Crema, Sesame Crackers, Scallions

Salmon Poké Tots…$15

Crispy Tater Tots, Tamarind-Curry Salmon Poké, Spicy Aioli, Coconut-Garlic Sauce, Crispy Garlic, Scallion

Crispy Coconut Shrimp…$14

Sesame-Ginger Slaw, Spicy Aioli, Avocado-Cilantro Puree, Toasted Coconut, Sesame, Scallion

Bourbon Bacon Brussel Sprouts…$10

Tomato, Crumbled Bacon, Crispy Onion

Sweet Potato Wedges…$8

Chimichurri, Parmesan, Coconut-Garlic Aioli

THE Poké Rose Bowl…$15 

Choice of Ahi Tuna or Salmon, Sesame-Ginger, Edamame, Avocado, Seaweed, Scallion, Radish, Jasmine Rice, Mixed Greens, Spicy Aioli, Nori Seasoning

Cali Smoke Poké Bowl…$15

Choice of Ahi Tuna or Salmon, Sesame-Ginger Sauce, Smoked Cream Cheese, Avocado, Cucumber Kimchi, Spicy Aioli, Coconut-Garlic Aioli, Mixed Greens, Jasmine Rice, Nori Seasoning, Scallion

Chicken-Chili Noodle Bowl…$12

Tamarind-Curry Diced Chicken, Edamame, Sweet Peppers, Cabbage, Ginger-Chili Udon Noodles, Pickled Jalapeno, Crispy Garlic, Sesame, Scallion

Crispy Coconut Shrimp Bowl…$15

Tamarind-Curry Sauce, Cabbage, Edamame, Avocado, Radish, Mixed Greens, Coconut-Garlic Sauce, Brown Rice, Toasted Coconut, Scallion, Sesame

Huli-Huli BBQ Bowl…$12

Choice of Diced Chicken or Pulled Pork, Huli BBQ Sauce, Cabbage, Sweet Peppers, Mixed Greens, Jasmine Rice, Coconut-Garlic Aioli, Cucumber Kimchi, Crispy Garlic, Sesame, Scallion

Tofu Veganite Bowl…$11

Sweet Soy-Ginger Tofu, Edamame, Sweet Peppers, Cabbage, Mixed Greens, Spaghetti Squash, Avocado-Cilantro Puree, Radish, Crispy Garlic, Scallion

Sweet Soy-Ginger Pulled Duck Bowl…$17

Tomato, Cabbage, Edamame, Mixed Greens, Jasmine Rice, Cucumber Kimchi, Avocado-Cilantro Puree, Nori Seasoning, Scallion

Braised Beef Short Rib Bowl…$18

Bourbon Bacon Brussel Sprouts, Crispy Sweet Potato Wedges, Corn Salsa, Crispy Onion, Braising Jus

Pressed Duck & Brie Cheese Melt…$17

Chimichurri Duck, Brie Cheese, Charred Onion, Spicy Aioli, Pressed Hoagie, Spiced Duck Jus

Huli BBQ Melt…$15

Huli-Huli BBQ Chicken OR Pork, Coconut-Garlic Slaw, Cheddar, Pressed Hoagie

Ahi Tuna Poké Bao Buns 3 ea…$15

Sesame-Ginger Ahi Tuna Poké, Kimchi Paste, Avocado-Cilantro Puree, Pickled Jalapeño, Nori Seasoning, Scallion

Huli BBQ Bao Buns 3 ea…$12

Choice of BBQ Chicken OR Pork, Kimchi Paste, Coconut-Garlic Aioli, Pickled Jalapeño, Crispy Garlic, Scallion

Ahi Tuna Poké Burrito…$17

Sesame-Ginger Ahi Tuna, Jasmine Rice, Nori, Cabbage, Edamame, Spicy Aioli, Avocado, Pressed Flour Tortilla

Salmon Poké Burrito…$17

Tamarind-Curry Salmon, Brown Rice, Nori, Cabbage, Cucumber Kimchi, Coconut-Garlic Aioli, Pressed Flour Tortilla

Coconut-Garlic Chicken Salad Wrap…$12

Coconut-Garlic Chicken Salad, Mixed Greens, Tomato, Crispy Garlic, Scallions, Tortilla Wrap

Tofu-Veggie Wrap…$11

Tofu, Spaghetti Squash, Sweet Peppers, Tomato, Avocado, Chimichurri, Brown Rice, Flour Tortilla

Crispy Buffalo Chicken Wrap…$12

Crispy Chicken Tenders, Buffalo Sauce, Shredded Cheese, Spring Mix, Tomato, Pickled Celery, Flour Tortilla


Jasmine Rice…$4

Brown Rice…$4

Crispy Sweet Potato Wedges…$6

Spaghetti Squash…$6

Chili-Ginger Noodles…$6

Tater Tots…$6

Mixed Greens Salad…$8

Giant Bavarian Pretzel…$12

Creole Mustard, Truffle-Parmesan Queso…(+$2)

Crafty Nachos…$14  

Choice of Chicken, Pork or Short Rib (+2) Tortilla Chips, Queso, Corn Salsa, Guacamole, Sour Cream, Pickled Jalapenos, Scallion

4 Cheese Spinach Dip…$12

Corn Salsa, Tortilla Chips, Garlic Bread

Chicken Tender Basket…$14

Crispy Chicken Tenders, Tater Tots, Spicy Aioli, Coconut-Garlic Sauce

Chips n’ House Roasted Salsa…$7

Chips, Dips & Queso…$10

Tortilla Chips, Salsa, Sour Cream, Guacamole, Truffle-Parmesan Queso, Scallion

Chicken Wings

Wings (6) $10    (12) $16    (24) $30 

Served with Ranch or Blue Cheese

Choice of Sauce

Buffalo Butter (MILD)

Buffalo Sauce (medium spicy)


Garlic Butter & Parmesan


Pepperoni Flatbread…$12

Pepperoni, Roma Tomato, Grande Mozzarella, Basil Puree


4 Cheese Rockefeller (6)…$16

Parmesan, Cream Cheese, Jack, Cheddar, Spinach, Breadcrumbs

Half Dozen…$14    Whole Dozen…$22

Mignonette, Cocktail Sauce, Lemon, Crackers

ABOUT CRAFTY SQUIRREL: Crafty Squirrel is a high-energy sports bar and restaurant serving fresh cuisine and loads of fun in downtown St. Petersburg. The restaurant and bar are open Mon-Wed from 3pm – 12am, Thursday from 3pm -1am, Fri-Sat from 12pm – 3am, and Sunday from 11am – 12am. The restaurant is located at 259 Central Avenue, st. Petersburg, Florida 33701. 

EVOLVE & CO: Evolve & Co is a full-service advertising agency located in downtown St. Petersburg, Florida. The company is a collective of brand strategists and creatives located at 475 Central Avenue Suite M7, St. Petersburg, Florida 33701. 

Editors: For details, or to schedule an interview contact Lisa Williams or 727.490.9835.

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