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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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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“pancakes” (193 reviews)
“fish and chips” (32 reviews)
“turkey club” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
4000 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1913
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were on our last day and decided to stop at the beach and stayed for lunch. It is an order at the counter place and they bring it to your table, they don't wait on you after that. I had the oriental chicken salad....More

Thank carrollkr
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped here for a light dinner around 6pm. Parking not a problem but it was busy inside and on the patio area. We got on the “cash-only” line because it was shorter. I ordered the Bourbon Chicken over Veggie Rice for...More

Thank Deb J
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love sitting outside and having breakfast! Nice view of the gulf, great menu and prices. Very busy place.

Thank 61teresaf
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here a few times while enjoying a day at the beach. There is an extensive menu and some decent options to choose while taking a break from the beach. Can be busy at peak times. We enjoyed the fish sandwich, the shrimp platter...More

Thank Sennockian55
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited this place for a number of years and continually look forward to our next return. Offers a very nice, clean beach - and a great cafe - the food has always been better than our expectations (love the chicken Caesar and tropical...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pancakes were amazing the view was awesome.. We spent a weekend in Anna Marie Island and had a blast .. the crew were really cool...honestly I wish I could visit the cafe on a regular basis.. Probably one of my favorite stops on our vacation...More

Thank cpetron
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Who would ever guess that this beach front restaurant would serve fresh quality food? Well I was too quick to judge. The food was amazingly good. We had the grilled seafood platter and a very nice turkey club. I was hesitant to try the wines...More

Thank bgrgbucks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love the all you can eat pancake breakfast at the Beach Cafe. On a nice sunny morning, with soft warm breezes off the Gulf, how can you resist sitting on the beach and dining on pancakes, sausage and coffee. Beautiful view and great prices. Friendly...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place for food, beverages, ice cream and more. Order from the window and they'll bring the food to you. Pay by cash and you'll probably have a shorter line. Seating includes some with umbrellas, some in the sand or terrace too. I had...More

Thank Lydia G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We drove to Anna Maria Island on our FL vacation to sit on the beach for awhile. The beach cafe called to us for a quick lunch. We were not expecting much from this walk up cafe. What a pleasant surprise from the order taker...More

Thank Mary209
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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, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
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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