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€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
1200 1st Ave W, Bradenton, FL 34205-7512
+1 941-748-8087
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
11:30 - 22:00 Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1200 1st Ave W, Bradenton, FL 34205-7512
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Reviewed today

My family had such an enjoyable lunch at your restaurant we just had to let you know! Our server, Brandon Davidson was so nice, caring and took such good care of all of us that we will make Pier 22 our #1 go to restaurant!...More

Thank jerseynorthernrr
Reviewed yesterday

Pier 22 is notably one of the best known and finest restaurants in Bradenton, FL due to its historic background dating back to WWI, reputation for quality cuisine and location. With numerous well-appointed dining rooms, a sushi bar, and a large covered patio overlooking the...More

Thank Judy5569
PIER22MGMT, Guest Relations Manager at PIER 22, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I love to hear that you had memorable experiences at our historic location. PIER 22 is proud of its history, and our goal is creating more beautiful memories for our guests in the future. I...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I dine here quite frequently; why? because of the level of outstanding service! Our absolute favorite server, BRANDON DAVIDSON never fails to deliver with his level of professionalism, attentiveness to detail, and outgoing personality and warm welcoming smile. We, as others in...More

Thank cindy222975
PIER22MGMT, Guest Relations Manager at PIER 22, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

It is lovely to hear that you have become a frequent guest at our beautiful location. Our staff's goal is to create an unforgettable experience for our guests, and I know that Brandon will be ecstatic to hear that he provided that for you. We...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Pier 22 catered an event I attended and the food was fabulous. We had filet in a sauce/ gravy, bruschetta chicken, mashed potatoes, rolls and a very yummy salad with their signature dressing. Everything was so good!

Thank Kim Z
PIER22MGMT, Guest Relations Manager at PIER 22, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review, Kim. I am glad to hear you enjoyed our food at your catered event. We hope to see you stop by and dine at our beautiful locale soon! L. Lundsten (Guest Relations)

Reviewed 1 week ago

Keep the shrimp Scampi Provencal on the menu. It was good. I also like the bar and the bartenders are helpful and fun. One named Denis stands out! I also liked the dozen oysters on the half shell. They are a great bargain on Sunday...More

Thank Trudy C
PIER22MGMT, Guest Relations Manager at PIER 22, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

I appreciate your comments, Trudy! It is so good to hear that our staff had provided an excellent experience for you. I will be sure to let the bar staff and Joe know about your superb time here at PIER 22. We all look forward...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I visit Bradenton frequently to attend performances of the Manatee Players. Pier 22 is our go-to pre-show dinner choice. Reasons: Valet and on-site parking, Open Table reservations, friendly and knowledgable servere, great specials based on fresh seafood, beef and game, and most...More

Thank John_T_Florida
PIER22MGMT, Guest Relations Manager at PIER 22, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so pleased to hear you have had wonderful experiences at PIER 22. Our servers are happy to attend to guests specific needs, and we do have a lot of guests who enjoy an excellent meal by the riverside before heading to the theater....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Bartender and wait staff were both gave excellent friendly service! We were greeted with a smile at every tun and the food was awesome.More

Thank Wander542679
PIER22MGMT, Guest Relations Manager at PIER 22, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments. We are pleased to know that you had a wonderful time with our staff. It is our goal to make our guests feel welcome and then that they have an excellent meal. It sounds like we accomplished that! Our team...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very pleasant venue, clean and crisp with good views. Extensive tasty menu. A very good dining experience made exceptional by our server Shelia. Thank you for a very happy day.More

Thank Nancy F
PIER22MGMT, Guest Relations Manager at PIER 22, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review, Nancy. We are glad to hear that we were able to provide an excellent experience for this birthday celebration. I particularly remember this engagement as I was a hostess on staff that day. Sheila will be glad to hear the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There were three of us celebrating birthdays. We tried the fresh fish, Thia Beef and lamb chops. All were wonderful. Service was quick and professional. Drinks were spot on. All in all a wonderful evening.More

Thank Robert L
PIER22MGMT, Guest Relations Manager at PIER 22, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, Robert. I am so glad we could provide such a lovely evening for you and your guests on a such a special occasion. Happy birthday to all three of you! We hope to see you all return and enjoy another...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This has become our go to restaurant when we want to relax by the water. We love to sit on the patio. Great happy hour for food and drinks. Melissa is our favorite server. Beautiful view of sunsets are a bonus.More

Thank FellowTraveler752827
PIER22MGMT, Guest Relations Manager at PIER 22, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! I will be sure to let Melinda know that you enjoy spending time with her on our beautiful patio area. It really is the best place to watch the sunset. We all will be looking forward to serving you again...More

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Questions & Answers
8 January 2018|
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Response from PIER22MGMT | Property representative |
If you can call ahead to double check availability, that can be helpful. Complimentary dockage is at our 120 foot courtesy dock. While it is first come first served, there is often plenty of availability. Boaters or staff... More
1 December 2017|
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Response from Paul E | Reviewed this property |
The menu is based on the preferences of their clientele which is not primarily Hispanic. You serve what sells at YOUR location.
30 November 2017|
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Response from PIER22MGMT | Property representative |
The Prime Rib Dinner is available Fridays & Saturdays during our dinner service: 8 oz - $26 12 oz - $30 16 oz - $34 Should you like us to email you a menu, please email or cal us with your request. Best regards, T. Davis... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 1st Ave W, Bradenton, FL 34205-7512
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Bradenton
  • Phone Number: +1 941-748-8087
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A foodies riverside paradise, PIER 22 wows guests with a welcoming ambiance and a wide-ranging selection of scratch-made meals. Stunning Manatee River views and an active onsite marina captivate guests not to be outdone by the chef's local Gulf-Coast fish offerings and fresh game dishes that often take center stage. PIER 22 not only offers an elegant choice for waterfront dining, but guests can also enjoy a more casual experience on the covered patio or take advantage of private dining throughout the restaurant along with the stylish grand ballroom for weddings and events. Offsite catering in your home, office or setting of your choice is also available.
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