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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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American, Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
4000 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1913
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to spend it with family having breakfast sitting outside Nice view of the gulf, great menu and prices. Very busy place.

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the beach, didn't want to leave to go eat, then come back, oh we're in luck, place to eat right next to the beach !! And it was good !! Just a fish sandwich, on a beach, but it was good !! People...More

Thank scottnrobyn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First you walk up to something akin to a concession stand at a ball park... the menu is pure gulf coast with good seafood. We personally like the Island Catch and Shrimp platters. Then you sit down on hard plastic outdoor type furniture - either...More

Thank AlwaysHopefulPTL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a late lunch here before spending some time on the beach, the food was fresh and tasty, it was reasonably priced, and the service was fast.

Thank 142kristinak
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Women who took our order needs to find a different job but other than that had a great fish wrap. Blackened, very tasty, sitting outside looking at the beach, someone brought it to our table which was nice. In the area for sure give it...More

Thank v1960t
Reviewed 20 March 2018

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 20 March 2018 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
Reviewed 17 March 2018

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

Thank 61tmd
Reviewed 14 March 2018

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 12 March 2018 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

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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
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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, Child-friendly, View, Groups, 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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