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Beach Bistro

6600 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1326
+1 941-778-6444
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good12%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
6600 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1326
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Reviewed 4 days ago

we went on a sunday nite on a recommendation from a friend. i was pretty stoked altho we couldnt sit outside due to turtle season. we get there and the woman who greets us shooshes us as another lady was at the front talking on...More

Thank FloridaSegwayTour
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great dinner with a wonderful view. Our server, Hudson, was extremely helpful and presented us with three delicious courses. The menu was very unique and filled with a variety of items and it was accompanied by an extensive wine list. Thank you to...More

Thank Nate J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We feel not welcome at place poor service and not kids friendly Don't recommend this place it is expensive for nothing

1  Thank travelkb58854247
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Beach Bistro is an amazing restaurant! We went to celebrate our anniversary and had a most wonderful dining experience! I highly recommend this restaurant to everyone looking for a fine dining experience!

Thank Carol I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Expensive even for a couple plan on $200 or more. Maybe for a special occasion but not your normal outing, too much to take the family. Was not that impressed.

1  Thank montefamily2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Beach Bistro is the best. Went on Friday nite with family and friends from Anna Maria Island. Attention to detail is so good. The location of the restaurant overlooking beach is also good. Every time I go to the island I always visit the...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saved this restaurant for our last night stay on Longboat Key. After reading the reviews we though we were in for a great beachside dinner, The restaurant is pricy but that does not keep us from trying good restaurants. We gladly pay for the...More

2  Thank KSAlabama
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food & drinks here are all pricey, however, don't let a few extra dollars scare you away from a fabulous culanary experience that will remain with you forever. We go at least once a year on our visits to the island. It is a...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Zachary, Bob, David and Sean know how to make guests feel special. Memorable, beautiful evening! The popcorn is like crack. You can't get enough of it!

Thank WooHooWineWoman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, all I can say is this place is amazing. From the very start, we were treated extra special and had a beautiful ocean view table. The tables are fairly close together, but they had roses on every table and the chairs were comfortable. We...More

Thank AmandaDelRose
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Rosemarie C
May 11, 2017|
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Response from Pita5 | Reviewed this property |
I received an email from them in regards to Mothers Day and it said nothing about a special menu.
March 26, 2017|
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Response from GlobalExplorer | Reviewed this property |
My wife is borderline celiac and was easily able to enjoy a full and wonderful meal at Beach Bistro last October. The staff was very accommodating and helpful in advising her regarding the menu.
Doug W
February 7, 2017|
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Response from Curt909 | Reviewed this property |
There is beef tenderloin on the menu. Check their online menu including the bar menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $70
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Scenic view, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6600 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1326
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Anna Maria Island  >  Holmes Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 941-778-6444
Beach Bistro has been Anna Maria Island’s romantic fine dining destination for 26 years. Located beachfront, looking out on the Gulf of Mexico, the scenic waterfront backdrop and spectacular sunsets make it the perfect place to celebrate special occasions or simply relax after a long day.The Beach Bistro boasts the highest Zagat ratings for food and service in the state of Florida and is currently the eight-time recipient of Florida Trend’s Golden Spoon Award. It is also the twelve-time recipient of the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence.The mission of the bistro is simple: to provide you with one of the best dining experiences that you have ever had.
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