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Waterfront Restaurant

111 Bay Blvd S, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL 34216
+1 941-778-1515
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“grouper oscar” (90 reviews)
“crab cakes” (143 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
111 Bay Blvd S, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL 34216
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We dined here and really enjoyed our dinners. My husband had Brazilian stew and my son and I had grouper fish cakes. All very delicious. We also had lobster bisque which was very good. Busy place, we had a reservation and didn’t have to wait.

Thank pegfromfl
Reviewed 4 days ago

We ate at The Waterfront on our last night on the island. We were a party of eight and I made the reservations months in advance. The Waterfront is one of the few places that accepts dinner reservations. The Waterfront came highly recommended by every...More

Thank msmiami17
Reviewed 5 days ago

We hadn’t been here for many years, but on our most recent visit to AMI we loved our dinner so much that we had to go back again for lunch! The warm salad with figs was delicious, as was the fried green tomatoes; the fish...More

Thank walkonthebeach5
Reviewed 5 days ago

Deliciously fresh salads especially the kale and grated Brussel sprout, grouper and grouper cake sandwiches, the flavorful risotto for veggie lovers were all well prepared, presented artfully and delicious. The key lime pie and espresso made a great finish to a delightful meal.

Thank Elena K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Waterfront is our #1 go- to restaurant in the Longboat Key/Anna Maria area. Fantastic food and service. We have been going here for years.

Thank jackmI9573NQ
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently enjoyed a good meal at this restaurant. Staff were pleasant and service was excellent. Highly recommend. I will enjoy returning to this place.

Thank psychdz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The waterfront restaurant has one of the best restaurants on our island the service is excellent the ambience was excellent go here and enjoy a great meal we had another great meal here last night

Thank FibreFil
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is probably our favorite place for dinner on the island. We have never had a bad meal or service. We go back every time we visit Anna Maria!

Thank Ruth M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Atmosphere, food, and service are very good. Crab cakes and seafood dishes both hit a high mark. Combined with beautiful location and service, great choice...

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really loved this place the bar was small , the servers are friendly and know how to mix a cocktail! We had the Kung pow Calamari and it was excellent. Went for dinner the next night and had a Mahi dish with a lobster...More

Thank kferrell56
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6 November 2018|
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Response from colinmH3186AK | Reviewed this property |
No don’t think so- check website
15 April 2018|
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Response from tondreault | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have a full bar.
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Response from Dennis S | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. We were still recovering from Hurricane Irma and we were pretty numb.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Bay Blvd S, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL 34216
    (Spring Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Anna Maria Island  >  Anna Maria
  • Phone Number: +1 941-778-1515
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Our regular menu is based on the finest products we can find and updated seasonally. They are prepared in classic form, with emphasis on fresh, natural flavors.
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