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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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Open Now
11:30 - 21:00 Hours
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 24 September 2018

We were on the island for a couples weekend and came here for a date night. We didn't have a reservation but the wait on this night was only about 25 minutes so we put our name on the list and then grabbed drinks at...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank David J
Reviewed 22 September 2018

You are NOT going to find a better place to drink and eat. When we go to Bradenton Beach this is always are first stop. If you can sit at the bar, I promise you an excellent experience. The bartenders are the BEST I've ever...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

We went to Waterfront in September 2018 for dinner with our 2 small children (3 & 1). The staff were very accommodating and quickly offered a booster seat and high chair. It was hot outside, so we sat inside. We had the mussels, fried shrimp,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank eegwa
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

We didn't plan to eat here both nights of our visit but I personally think it was so good I was too afraid to try anywhere else! Great fish and steaks...try the lobster bisque it was so good I nearly had tears in my eyes!...Thank...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

This place was very busy and reservations were recommended. We were slightly disappointed with the menu. There were not as many seafood menu items as we had hoped for. Our food was very good but we felt limited in our choices. The lobster bisque was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Holli V
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We got right in on a holiday weekend. Not too pretentious, a little pricey though. Service was great and fast.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ken V
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped for lunch and it was fantastic. We had the grouper Tacos and they lived up to the billing as best on the island. Cocktails were also very good and coupled with excellent friendly service this place is a must visit on AMI.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ian H
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We each ordered a cocktail to enjoy before dinner and boy were they strong. Like drinking straight shots strong. If that’s your thing you will not be disappointed. Food was good and very tasty. My husband had scallops trovalo and I had the grouper that...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 310kaeb
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Our family ate here while vacationing in Anna Maria. The location is nice, right across the street from the Bay with pretty views from the front patio, but lots of street noise & tourists walking by. We all enjoyed our meals, but felt the portions...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Busymamma
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant and we went along with no reservation and had a 20 minute wait in the bar tops. The bar is really interesting having high wooden shelves for the bottles and a sliding ladder to access them. Not a cheap night...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jesska92
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6 November 2018|
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Response from kferrell56 | Reviewed this property |
yes I believe so
15 April 2018|
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Response from tondreault | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have a full bar.
27 December 2017|
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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
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic
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
  • E-mail
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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