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Slim's Place

9701 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217
941-567-4056
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Ranked #11 of 23 restaurants in Anna Maria
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $3 - $19
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Pizza & Pasta, Sandwiches
Dining options: Late Night
Description: Slim's Place is a great spot where local islanders and all island visitors can hang out and enjoy some of the best food and drinks AMI has to offer. We have live music on weekends and stay open for the late night crowd looking to play pool, watch a game on one of our 8 tv,s, or just enjoy some great food with friends. Slim's Place has recently been purchased (7-2-2013) by the Smargisso family who also own The Banana Cabana Caribbean Restaurant in Bradenton Beach on AMI. We are very excited to have chefs and partners PJ Smargisso & Ezio Piccione heading up the culinary team at Slim's Place. They are 2 of the best young chefs on AMI. They both will always think outside the box and create some awesome food that will leave you wanting to come back for more. We are all from the Philadelphia area and will be doing some of the best Philly style bar foods we all know and love. From a roast pork Italian to a Philly cheese steak, along with pizza, pasta and fresh seafood, chicken & ribs. We promise to amaze you with our food and fun!
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Dining options: Late Night
Description: Slim's Place is a great spot where local islanders and all island visitors can hang out and enjoy some of the best food and drinks AMI has to offer. We have live music on weekends and stay open for the late night crowd looking to play pool, watch a game on one of our 8 tv,s, or just enjoy some great food with friends. Slim's Place has recently been purchased (7-2-2013) by the Smargisso family who also own The Banana Cabana Caribbean Restaurant in Bradenton Beach on AMI. We are very excited to have chefs and partners PJ Smargisso & Ezio Piccione heading up the culinary team at Slim's Place. They are 2 of the best young chefs on AMI. They both will always think outside the box and create some awesome food that will leave you wanting to come back for more. We are all from the Philadelphia area and will be doing some of the best Philly style bar foods we all know and love. From a roast pork Italian to a Philly cheese steak, along with pizza, pasta and fresh seafood, chicken & ribs. We promise to amaze you with our food and fun!
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Anna Maria Island, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

Great food, great service, everything is fresh and hand picked. Phillys are great, lobster mac and cheese are awesome, specials are always out of this world GREAT!

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Anna Maria Island, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW

I love the lobster mac. I normally take a serving home to share. Again, like Harry's, It is not really me kind of place to hang out. It is a pub scene. If that is what you want, the service and food are always good.

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Hilliard, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The lobster mac is a must try. A really nice variety on their menu they are bound to have something for anyone. The staff is very friendly. I will definitely go back!

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Sarasota, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We eat and maintain a healthy lifestyle, and then there is vacation.... So we went to Slim's to indulge in some beer and bar food. We liked it so much that in a 4 day trip we ate there twice. We had the nacho's, cheesy tots and Meza Luna. The drafts were cheap, and the live music the nights we... More

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Perth, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Went here to watch the World Cup final , great atmosphere & better than watching at home ., had the mac & lobster which was a new idea to me & very good .Came back for dinner 2 nights later husband & kids had various chicken , beef burgers & I had a pizza . Good food , plenty of... More

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Maryville, Tennessee
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Went here to watch the last USA World Cup game. Fun atmosphere, friendly staff. Tried the cheesy tots, lobster mac & cheese, and nachos. All were good...but the lobster mac & cheese is definitely worth coming here for!

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Hurricane, West Virginia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Good beachy atmosphere. Not usually one for restaurant burgers but these were SO good! I had the bacon cheeseburger, my fiancé had the G3 (three patties) -- we BOTH loved them!! This is a must try if you're in the area. Usually it's really busy, we have been twice and both times we have had to order and pick up... More

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Bar atmosphere, nice servers, great place to grab some food and an ice cold beer! I would not want to bring in toddlers. Lots of TV's to catch up on the World Cup. We had their cheesesteak and Cuban, both were great. The kids loved the tator tots with cheese.

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Essex, Vermont
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We went to Slim's while on vacation in April. We had actually never been before. The outside never struck us as inviting. Trust me... give it a try! We had read a lot of positive reviews and they weren't wrong! Slim's was a fun, relaxing place with excellent food. The lobster mac and cheese was incredible - my mouth is... More

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Aldershot, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

If you want to watch Sports at a bar this is a good place to go. Lots of screens all featuring different programmes. It's not loud however. Food is always tasty, good service, lots of choice of wines and beers. Staff always friendly. They never used to open at lunchtimes during the week but now on some days they do,... More

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