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5315 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1742 (Marina Drive)
+1 941-778-0411
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is small, but great food. They were on the Today Show and rated best new restaurant by the local Sun newspaper. Ranked #8 of 61 restaurants on the island by Trip Advisor. Had shrimpcargo as an appetizer and yellowtail snapper with keylime butter & capers with a sweet corn casserole. Eating on the patio...

Thank Dave W
Des Moines, Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled across this restaurant on the last eve of our trip. We were so very impressed and can't wait until we go back the next time. Excellent staff and excellent food, prepared and served very tastefully. I think it may end up to be our favorite someday! So glad we stopped in!

Thank PinkLadyDi56
West Chester, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time here most certainly won't be the last! Tempura beets?? Who knew this would be so incredibly delicious? Everything we had tonight was so good it's hard to pick a favorite, bruschetta, awesome, shrimp and bacon scargo? Mouth watering! Truly our biggest regret is not finding this place years ago!

Thank Jaki R
Windsor, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of restaurants on Anna Maria Island but we ended up dining at Eat Here twice during the week we were visiting the island. Fresh foods - especially the fish dishes and unique recipes ... loved the tempura beets for an appetizer. Fish tacos one night were excellent and yellow snapper with a baked corn dish was amazing another night.... More 

Thank Debby S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent staff and food. My wife, a veteran of the restaurant, convinced me to give it a try and I'm glad she did. This one we will visit again.

Thank vickie s
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

Great ambiance. Felt like we were in Europe. Good food. Service really excellent. The chocolate budino was perfect. Meatloaf was really tasty and ambiance relaxed and jovial. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Dumartinet1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

We got married in Anna Maria. I've been here 5 times already. I don't know how I've missed this place, but I'm sad I went 4 times without eating here. The food is ALL phenomenal. Every single plate that came out from the kitchen looked amazing. The prices were SUPER reasonable too. We highly recommend. So far it's our favorite... More 

Thank Aubrey P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

Wonderful friendly servers, theres a make your own pizza on the kids menu that our children loved, can highly recommend the ribs and the serendipitous roasted vegetables.

Thank Charlotte S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

We were told we MUST visit this restaurant while on AMI, so we did. We must've come right after a rush. Our server was very busy so a manager took our drink order and got us started. Our server was not very friendly or attentive to us. The manager did come back over to see if we were ok, and... More 

Thank greatwinelady
Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

It's been a while since we visited Eat Here and the food did not disappoint us. Everything was freshly cooked and delicious.i had the Red snapper which was superb and so fresh and my husband had the tacos which were equally as good. We had the bruschetta to start and it was fantastic. I am surprised that they haven't moved... More 

Thank Sandie P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $25
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5315 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1742
    (Marina Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Anna Maria Island  >  Holmes Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 941-778-0411
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.

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