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Rod & Reel Pier

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875 N Shore Dr, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL 34216
(941) 778-1885
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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West Sussex, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great stop for breakfast. I'm a repeat visitor having come here in '08 and '10. Good food. Good value for money and a view to die for. Well worth a visit when in AMI

Thank bluesboy34
Tampa, Florida
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Grouper sandwich tasted like it was frozen fish, overlooked with stale bread. Grilled chicken sandwich was dry Did not eat food Great view/location though Server Lisa was great!

Thank Niccibabi
Bradenton, Florida
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great food, cold beer, awesome view, great staff! Fun place to eat and enjoy fresh local seafood. We will be back :)

Thank terridavis2016
Peak District National Park, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Loved the rod and reel pier. Fish restaurant at its best. Fantastic grouper superb setting, great key lime pie. Finished dinner with watching the fillings frolic in the waves a lovely evening Recommend the blackened garlic grouper

Thank NAM1511
Rockford, Illinois
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Love the fresh fish dishes offered! The veggies are amazing and the dinners are always plentiful. The sunsets are nice and often you will be entertained by dolphins as well. The quality of the food and portion size is a value. For breakfast try the seafood omelette - oh my did I say seafood?! Unbelievable good; shock full of all... More 

Thank Moniclod
Anna Maria Island, Florida
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Located on the northern end of Anna Maria Island, this restaurant offers spectacular views and a very laid-back casual atmosphere. You can eat outside or if you choose to eat inside, several windows will give you a beautiful view as well. And be sure to order their locally made key lime pie!

Thank RozyTeacher
Warren, Michigan
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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The food is always good here. Serving sizes are usually pretty good, and everything is always tasty. The downsides are that the place is small, there's often a wait, and service can be a bit slow. If you're ok with laid back, friendly service, and great food, you'll enjoy this place. Love being out on the pier too - excellent... More 

Thank Steve S
Bruttisellen, Switzerland
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Contrary to the popular option, where a great location excludes the chances for good food, Rod & Reel Pier provides both. It is located on the end of old historical pier on the beautiful north side of the Anna Maria Island. It has a quaint covered outside deck on the second floor of the house, which gives one a Old... More 

Thank Christoph H
Abbeville, Georgia
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The food was nothing to brag on, but you can't beat the views!! They do not serve sweet tea (which is a bummer if you're from the South). But they do have beer and wine.

Thank krg84
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was my second trip to the pier. We had lunch last year and loved it. You never know from one year to another if the place will stay the same...but they did. We came for dinner and the fish and chips is the best I have ever eaten. Will go again next year.

Thank Renee C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Seafood, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 875 N Shore Dr, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL 34216
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Anna Maria Island  >  Anna Maria
  • Phone Number: (941) 778-1885

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?