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Bridge Street Bistro

111 Gulf Drive South, 3rd Floor, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL
+1 941-782-1122
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $29
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Cuisines: American, Seafood, Bistro, Family Fare
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Good for: Romance, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Three Great Experiences, One Awesome Location. Island Time Bar & Grill is located on the ground floor beneath the Bistro, Island Time Bar & Grill offers an open lush tropical setting, tranquil gulf breezes and a resort casual menu. Come join us for live entertainment, drink specials and beautiful views. Bridge Street Bistro, our main dining room, is located on the 3rd floor and boasts panoramic views of the gulf with indoor and terrace seating. Join us in watching the sunset from the best location on the island while enjoying expertly prepared cuisine. Our Sunset Banquet Room is located on the 2nd floor and has beautiful views of the Gulf of Mexico. This spacious private dining area offers incomparable views as well. The private Sunset Banquet room accommodates up to 60 guests and is the perfect setting for your private party, rehearsal dinner, small wedding reception or business meeting. We offer multiple packages or custom designed events to fit your specific needs.
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Orlando, Florida
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 NEW

Magnificent view with good service and food. We went to the Bridge Street Bistro to celebrate 4 generations with our Mom who is 80 years old. The Bridge Street fine dinning is located on the 3rd floor of which has an elevator for my Mom to ride and she enjoyed being able to see the beautiful view. Scott our server... More

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ChristinaMerenda, Manager at Bridge Street Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing the beautiful photo with us! Such a special evening and we are so happy you decided to spend it at Bridge Street Bistro. We look forward to seeing the four of you again soon. More

Lakeland, FL
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Located on the 3rd story right across from the beach looking right over the gulf. Very elegant inside for a romantic dinner. Servers very attentive and service outstanding. Went outside to get a photo if the sunset and the servers where more than happy to snap off some photos for us. The food was perfect. Generous portions and well presented... More

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ChristinaMerenda, Manager at Bridge Street Bistro, responded to this review

We are happy to hear you enjoyed the amazing view and cuisine provided at Bridge Street Bistro!! Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. We look forward to your next visit as there is much more for you to try. More

Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Best place I've been to in bradenton beach because it has no negatives that I can see. When you have great food, great service and then a beautiful 3rd story view of the beach you can't go wrong.

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ChristinaMerenda, Manager at Bridge Street Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review!! We really do try to provide an amazing experience all around for our guests so it is a pleasure to receive positive feedback. Hope you join us again soon. More

Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Reviews don't fib. From Christina who ensured we received the table AND wine we wanted, to the he lives up to his raves - excellent service Hristos provided, to the want to lick your plate Gggrrreeeaaattt food and a breathtaking sunset to boot, it could not have been a more perfect evening.

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ChristinaMerenda, Manager at Bridge Street Bistro, responded to this review

I am so happy that we were able to provide you with the exact experience you were hoping for! Thank you so much for your review, Hristos and I will look forward to your next visit. More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

Made a reservation for my wife and I for 7:00. We were promptly seated by a window overlooking the beautiful gulf as the sun slowly set. I got the surf and turf and was so impressed! The steak was so very tender and tasted excellent! The lobster was really good as well. My wife had the filet and was equally... More

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ChristinaMerenda, Manager at Bridge Street Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Bridge Street Bistro as you dinning destination and for the lovely review. Chef hand cuts all the steak in house daily to ensure a beautiful dinner every time. We hope to have you join us again soon to try some of our other excellent dishes! More

Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This was the best restaurant that we dined in at while in Anna Maria Island. We would not have discovered this gem if I hadn't been checking trip advisor. It is located on the 3rd floor above Island Time. Our server was Hristos and he made recommendations and was so accommodating. It was storming when we arrived but that didn't... More

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ChristinaMerenda, Manager at Bridge Street Bistro, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear you found our little gem and even happier to hear how much you enjoyed your dinner experience. Hristos is a wonderful compliment to the ambiance and cuisine, we will make sure to share your nice review with him! Thank you and we look forward to your next visit. More

New York City, New York
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We have visited Anna Maria every summer for the last five years but this was our first visit to Bridge Street Bistro. We had reservations for just before sunset so when we arrived we were promptly seated. We experienced great service as well as excellent fresh seafood. The bartender was excellent with our mixed drinks as well. I recommend Bridge... More

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ChristinaMerenda, Manager at Bridge Street Bistro, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear that you finally made a stop by Bridge Street Bistro! And just as glad to know you enjoyed your evening with us. We hope to see you again next summer. More

New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We were visiting from NYC and are quite versed and critical of dining and cuisine. In addition to being 5 months pregnant and often indecisive and hard to please! Bridge Street Bistro was recommended to us by a local resident at a retail shop. It was a beautiful summer evening and we decided to try it out as they have... More

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ChristinaMerenda, Manager at Bridge Street Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely review, we strive to provide every guest with a wonderful experience. We will make sure to give Hristos an extra thank you for going above and beyond! See you next time you are down from NYC. More

Franklin Furnace, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

My husband and I really enjoyed the food, service and ocean view at this wonderful restaurant. This place offers the perfect dining for a romantic night out at the beach.

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ChristinaMerenda, Manager at Bridge Street Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We strive to provide a great experience for all of our guests so we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your evening with us! More

Lakeland, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We ate there twice this week after not finding anything to compare. The surf and turf is amazing, the filet melts in your mouth. The tuna sushimi in delicious, very fresh and flavorfull. We had the creme brulee of the day, which comes in 3 ramikins with 3 different flavors. We enjoyed guessing what they were. We also shared the... More

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ChristinaMerenda, Manager at Bridge Street Bistro, responded to this review

We are very appreciative of your review, thank you for taking the time to describe what a wonderful experience you had with Bridge Street Bistro during your stay on the island! We look forward to your visit. More

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