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“One of the best meals I had on Anna Maria Island” 4 of 5 stars
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eat here
5315 Gulf Drive Dr., Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217
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Ranked #10 of 34 Restaurants in Holmes Beach
Price range: $10 - $25
Cuisines: American, Diner, Seafood, Bistro
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Marina Drive
Description: Eat Here offers chef-driven, American artisan cookery. An emphasis on local product and fresh Gulf seafood served in presentations suitable for sharing and tasting. A casual neighborhood place, with a community table, featuring craft beers and wines. On Anna Maria Island.
Crown Point, IN
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 19 cities Reviews in 19 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“One of the best meals I had on Anna Maria Island”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I would suggest everyone try this place if they'll be nearby. The service was great. We tried the poutine. It was pretty good. Then we tried the mahi mahi and and filet mignon tacos. Excellent! I would eat the filet tacos everyday if I could. I order a lemonade too AWESOME! I drank 2 while we ate. For dessert, I had the chocolate budino. The waitress warned me that it was a small portion. It was plenty of dessert for me - really really rich but delicious.

If you're in town, go to EAT HERE

  • Visited May 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Sarasota, Florida
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Disarmingly simple, yet simply delicious”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Sean Murphy really knows how to tickle your taste buds. While his renowned Beach Bistro fare is far more formal, Eat Here is innovative, it invites you to sample and share the different smaller sized menu offerings. The ambiance is definitely conducive to meeting other like-minded souls, experiencing delicious food at a fair price.

  • Visited April 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Lakeland, Florida, United States
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
“A New Experience”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

If you want a burger or wings, go somewhere else. This place has all the uniqueness of a quaint bistro with excellent service and value. The chef chooses what he will serve although you do have somewhat of a choice. Amazing selection of wines and beers.

Visited May 2014
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Atoka, Tennessee
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9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Less than good/very disappointing”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We had heard rave reviews about this restaurant 'Eat Here'. Well let me tell you, it was way over rated. I had half a roasted chicken for $18.00 with (2) very, very small pieces of roasted potatoes & (3) baby carrots. NO rolls, no kind of bread or anything. My husband had (maybe baked, don't really know) Mahi Mahi with (probably frozen) shoestring French fries, NOTHING else for $20.00. Now I never ever complain about a meal anywhere but this was the worst meal my husband and I have maybe ever had and way, way over priced for what we got. We will never go to this place again.

  • Visited May 2014
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Lexington, Kentucky
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18 reviews 18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Innovative, amazing food, great service, will definitely be back!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014 via mobile

I can't say enough good things about Eat Here! From the moment we walked in, everyone was extremely friendly and welcoming. Even though we didn't have reservations, they happily accommodated us. Our waiter was very knowledgeable, friendly, and attentive. The food was unique and delicious, from the poutine appetizer to the expertly prepared salmon. I highly recommend Eat Here!!

  • Visited May 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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