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Waterfront Restaurant

111 Bay Blvd S, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL 34216
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Ranked #3 of 23 restaurants in Anna Maria
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $12 - $30
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Spring Ave
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84% Recommend
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English first
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

Nicely situated a block from the City Pier. Having ample place both on front terrace and backyard, in addition to indoor. We where seated in the backyard, not having the views one might be looking for... The salads and entrees which we tried where very nicely made, especially the fish dishes. The steak where good, but not better than many... More

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Jupiter, Florida
14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

This restaurant is pure perfection from the minute you walk in the door. We chose to eat inside due to the summer heat out on the patio. The 4 of us had a nice table with pillows on the bench seat. We could see both the bay and a huge fish tank from our seats. Drink prices were reasonable and... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

We ate there this afternoon and it was stylistic, or superb. It was an experience. This is on the waterfront, in a stone house. It was the first house on the is (1903) and was the Governor's beach house. And if you are a southern, order the sweet tea, it tastes like it came from your grandmother's refrigerator.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

Everything we had was full of absolutely wonderful flavors! The Lobster Bisque, the Coconut Curry Crab soup, the Grouper Tacos, the Gouda Truffle Mac & Cheese, the French Fries, the Edamame Basil Feta Cranberries Salad, the Rum Runner & Coconut Rum Pineapple Juice... Everything was done to perfection and we enjoyed every yum, yum, yummidy, yum bite. We were sad... More

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Camden, Tennessee
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

The bay coolers are great! Lunch was crab sandwich with fruit salsa great presentation and taste. People were very friendly which was refreshing. Great job!

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Sarasota, FL
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

While visiting friends in the Holmes Beach area, they raved about one of their favorite places on the Island, and were excited to bring me here! I'm very rarely at a loss for words, but my initial reaction to just the ambience simply blew me away?! We had the pleasure of dining outside, viewing the waterfront. On a 90 degree... More

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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Had to wait nearly 1 hours for the table we booked. The fish was under cooked while the vegetables were over cooked. The staff were not helpful & rude. This was an experience we will not be repeating. Worst meal ever & we travelled a long way for this experience.

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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

This restaurant was across the street from a small beach! Seating outside or in. We ate for dinner. You get bread with a dipping sauce to start. We had fried calamari which was scrumptious! My husband tried the grouper oscar which was plated beautifully and he loved it! I had their crab cakes that were topped with a creole mustard... More

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Miami, Florida
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Over priced just so so food. I have been to other places that were not as expensive that were much better. The chef needs to work on the menu. It needs help. The reviews seem either really good or really bad. I will have to go with the really bad on this one

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Fish tank inside is nicest thing about the decor. Food was okay but overpriced for quality. Service was excellent. Could do with a chef review and menu redo (odd and dated).

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