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Blue Marlin Grill

121 Bridge St, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-2442
+1 941-896-9737
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“black grouper” (54 reviews)
“seafood” (94 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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121 Bridge St, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-2442
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had the best dinner of our first week in AMI. Everything was top notch including Ashley's service. The Snapper Picatta was wonderful as were the short ribs with Mashed.

Thank 50bash
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was our second time and it didn't disappoint. Service was good and the food outstanding. We had the oysters, scallops with pulled pork and brussel sprout for appetizers and grouper with pecan coating and fulford, cortez boil and an off menu whole red snapper...More

Thank jsfisch
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our group of four enjoyed shrimp and grits, grouper, red snapper, and linguine plus desserts. Everything was fresh, hot and presentation was lovely. It’s a small restaurant with little parking and you should probably have reservations most nights. Excellent service and a special night!

Thank dajohn9306
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate there last night. We had stopped by a few days earlier and snagged a reservation for 2 at 7:30. Went first for a drink at Bridge Street Bistro to watch sunset. Arrived at Blue Marlin on time and were seated promptly. Our server, Brad,...More

Thank Aspenite289012345
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did not have reservations but got there around 5:15 and were promptly seated. Greeted by Ashley, our server who was excellent at her job, from knowing the menu and the wines to filling our glasses promptly. Fish of the day was black grouper freshly...More

Thank goodeye2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything was delicious, from our appetizer to our main course to dessert. And, I am not even a big fish lover. As others have said, it is a small restaurant so reservations are advisable. Dogs are welcome on the patio and we had hoped to...More

Thank Zuzilla2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Come early or make reservations. We did not have reservations. Arrived 5:30 and got the last free table for two. Everyone here is polite, courteous, and friendly. Grouper was the special of the day. The fried grouper sandwich was perfectly prepared, served on a roll...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Blue Marlin is not a large restaurant so when we arrived without booking it was full but we were asked if we minded dining at the bar we agreed as the restaurant did look good. The service was excellent and the menu interesting. I...More

Thank Adrian P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Shared a GLT salad and whole red snapper. Delicious! Sat at the bar so we didn't have to wait to eat. Highly recommend!

1  Thank BryanInAsheville
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Super cute, small restaurant. We were there in December and had the "Catch of the day"- it was AMAZING! it was just the two of us- we were seated in the front window- the ambiance was dark and intimate- and the food was great! Very...More

1  Thank Keri C
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Patricia C
3 August 2017|
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Response from lynnandrich | Reviewed this property |
Outside,yes, it's small inside but I would ask.
Oliver B
13 May 2017|
Response from goochave | Reviewed this property |
Their website is bluemarlinami.
2 April 2017|
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Response from Mike H | Reviewed this property |
I don't know why not. We asked for outside when we arrived.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 Bridge St, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-2442
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Anna Maria Island  >  Bradenton Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 941-896-9737
Tele: 914-896-9737. Best food on Anna Marie Island.
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