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Anna Maria Island Beach Cafe

4000 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1913
+1 941-778-0784
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (190 reviews)
“fish and chips” (33 reviews)
“french toast” (10 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 20:00 Hours
American, Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
4000 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1913
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1 - 10 of 730 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

While the beach cafe isn’t a 5 star restaurant, I gave it 5 stars due to the atmosphere and the music. The food is very good (I like the shrimp tacos and the Greek salad), but just being able to sit outside with that view...More

Thank walkonthebeach5
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for a cheap eats breakfast place with good food and the ability to eat in a beach setting with your feet in the sand, this is it! All you can eat pancakes for $5.99 with sausage is a good example, but...More

Thank Dirigo24
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sit at a table with the sand beneath your toes and enjoy all you can eat pancakes while the sun rises! Affordable prices but coffee tasted like gas station coffee

Thank adambright2000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decent menu. Some prices high for certain items, but overall it is reasonable. Food is very good!! Atmosphere is fun and scenic.

Thank Victor C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great beach bar, bartenders are awesome! They accept Apple Pay, so no need to carry cash on the beach. Refillable beer cup save $$$. Love the service!

Thank dougs783
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We have been a number of times for breakfast during our vacation on Anna Maria island. This place is by far one of the best, and boy do they know how to cook a poached egg !. Service with a smile( unlike some other nearby...More

Thank pdb2
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We went here first thing in the morning just after it opened. The staff were very friendly and the location was beautiful. The food was basic but went down very well.

Thank Tracey L
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Great breakfast place, highly recommend it. This place is always busy so expect to wait a few minutes. It get's a bit crowded in there, but it's all worth it because the food is great.

Thank Roman W
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Our family was staying at a resort on the island for four days and this place was within walking distance for us. We had lunch and breakfast meals. They move the lines quickly and you real is brought to your table after your order. All...More

Thank gmaestro
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The cafe is located on a public beach so it can sometimes be crowded. The all you can eat pancakes are a gem.

Thank Tammy F
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28 July 2017|
Response from DebTide |
7:30 to 11:00AM Weekdays 7:30 to Noon Weekends
28 July 2017|
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Response from glennflorida1 | Reviewed this property |
One other thing to keep in mind - if you choose to get the "all you can eat" pancakes, there is a cutoff time after which they don't make any more pancakes. You can go to the pancake window a few minutes before the cutoff... More
Marguerite A
25 November 2016|
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Response from tlgfda | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are not allowed on the beach so i would think no dogs allowed here.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, View
Open Hours
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4000 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1913
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Anna Maria Island  >  Holmes Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 941-778-0784
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Anna Maria Island Beach Cafe located “Where Manatee Avenue Meets the Gulf” offers casual gulf front patio and indoor dining on Anna Maria Island’s beautiful Holmes Beach.Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner we have an abundant menu selection that will please everyone! Famous for our ALL-U-CAN-EAT Pancakes & Sausage, we also have fresh omelettes, 1/2 pound cheese burgers, fish platters, colossal salads and kids meal. Every Friday we feature an ALL-U-Can-Eat Fish Fry.Come let the kids play in the sand and see a stunning sunset while listening to our nightly live entertainment and sipping one of our “Island Size” drinks at Anna Maria Island Beach Cafe’s Bamboo Beach Bar.If the locals love us — you know you have found the right place!!!
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