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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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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 yesterday

make reservations or you will not be able to get in. Interesting and fresh seafood menu. Attentive staff and fun times

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had some vegetable soup from earlier in the day that was quite good. My beef short ribs were absolutely wonderful! Our shrimp was a little soft and the margaritas were nothing special. I'd go back just for the short ribs! There is a good...More

Thank grannyrite
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had lunch on our first day on the island. Drinks were great and food were good. But since it was chilly that day, the had the plastic down so no view. Hard to get reservations in the evening. Not really worth a 1 1/2 hour...More

Thank Gretta K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Based on this year’s experience with a poor quality filet, mediocre service, and staff attitude issues, we will not dine there in 2019.

Thank Drgilio
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place had some of the best grouper I had ever had. Was very impressed with their food and our waiter. It honestly couldn’t have gone any better!! I will def be back when visiting Anna Maria!!!

Thank klbc1977
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a very popular restaurant. I have eaten there over 10 seasons. They take no reservations for outside seating, you must Demand a goid table, even if you arrive early for lunch or dinner. It is hardly worth the fight anymore. Great waitress the...More

Thank birdwidow
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last night was our second visit to the Waterfront Restaurant. Our first visit a couple weeks ago was pleasant, the food was good and our server was excellent. We had a reservation and were seated promptly and pleasantly...... it went downhill from there. It took...More

1  Thank RhodeIslandPainter
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Grouper was great. Good Service and excellent food. Will be going back the our daughter visits. Seems to be a busy place, so make reservations.

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was excellent! skillfully prepared and presented. The grouper was cooked to perfection and the rib eye was the best I have ever had in a restaurant. You could cut it with a fork. Yes it was that good! It was pricey but the...More

Thank Jaxcat2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed spending a nice evening at The Waterfront Restaurant with a large party of ten. Turns out the owner has celiac so it's very in tune to serving gluten free options. They had a great selection of salads and meals that were gluten free. They...More

Thank Lovetotravelforfun
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28 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.
25 May 2017|
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Response from bilmoteeka60 | Reviewed this property |
Not a great selection. Several salads, and a quinoa bake.
25 May 2017|
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Response from Jeanna1857 | Reviewed this property |
To be honest I didn't look sorry I'm sure if you look on their website they will show a menu.
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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, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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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