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Slim's Place

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American, Bar, Pub
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9701 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217
+1 941-567-4056
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Today
11:30 am - 12:00 am
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All hours
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Wed 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Siesta Key, Florida
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great sports bar in the heart of AMI. Nice servers, great people, very reasonable prices. Would visit again.

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Thank Achwoob
Durham, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were there for lunch on a football Sunday--lots of excitement and cheering! We enjoyed a Philly cheesesteak and Cuban sandwich. Service is friendly and the two wait staff work the whole restaurant without any lapses. Beach garb accepted. Beachy but not cheap--

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Thank Justine S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Really good Philly, great vibe for sports, and really good list of craft beer. Only downfall is it's only beer and wine. Still great place to visit.

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Thank Adrian R
Sarasota, Florida
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

great bar, many locals, as well as tourists. you an always find somebody to hang out with. food is ok as well.

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Holmes Beach, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Slims is a great stop for some delicious food, fun atmosphere, and owners and staff that make you feel like a local. A must stop on Anna Maria Island!

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Rayleigh, United Kingdom
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137 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staying at a local hotel / resort then Hurricane Hermine hit and the whole area was flooded and most shops and bars shut except SLIMS PLACE . We braved the floods with flip flops on and walked to Slims and was instantly blown away with the friendliness and the buzz of the place. We sat at the bar and ordered... More 

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UK
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

excellent food great service - they were really helpful with a party of 7 great atmosphere we went there twice this trip and on both occasions it was excellent. can't recommend it highly enough

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Thank otterav
Brooklyn, New York
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65 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped at this sports bar spur of the moment. It was a rainy afternoon during hurricane Hermine and any businesses were closed. I am so glad we found this place. My husband had the El Fuego burger (beef and chorizo) and I had the fish tacos. Both were really good. The draft beer was nice and cold. Good service... More 

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Anna Maria Island, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great Food, Great Service, this restaurant never disappoints. Definitely get the tator tots with cheese!!!

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Thank LBKbeachnut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Our first evening on the Island we were looking for someplace to grab something to eat, but nothing fancy. Did we find the place. When we walked into Slim's we felt right at home, the decor of the bar/restaurant was that of our beloved Phillies. The bartenders were friendly the food was delicious and the beer was cold.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $19
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9701 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Anna Maria Island  >  Anna Maria
  • Phone Number: +1 941-567-4056
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 eat, drink or watch a game on one of our 12 TVs, or just enjoy some great times with friends. Slim's Place is operated (7-2-2013) by the Smargisso family who used to own The Banana Cabana Caribbean Restaurant in Bradenton Beach on AMI. We are very excited to have executive chef and partner PJ Smargisso heading up the culinary team along with Chris Powers 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 from the Philadelphia area and will be doing some of the best Philly style bar foods we all know and love. Philly cheese steaks, along with pizza, pasta and fresh seafood, chicken & ribs. We promise to amaze you with our food and fun!

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