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“Beautiful View, Fabulous Food”
Review of Sandbar Restaurant

Sandbar Restaurant
Ranked #7 of 23 Restaurants in Anna Maria
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $8 - $30
Cuisines: Bar, American, Seafood
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Good for: Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Dining options: Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: The Sandbar Restaurant, located on the north end of Anna Maria Island, has for decades been a favorite for locals. Dine with your toes in the sand and a drink in your hand on our waterfront deck or enjoy our inside dining room. We offer gulf to table, farm to fork, and pasture to plate sustainable menu items. Our menus reflect our commitment to serving our guests the best in local and sustainable seafood, produce, and land fare. The Sandbar is the most popular place on Anna Maria Island for beach weddings and sunset receptions. The award winning venue is perfect for intimate gatherings to elaborate affairs, especially weddings.
Louisville, Kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
“Beautiful View, Fabulous Food”
Reviewed November 5, 2013

We used to eat here years ago but had stopped going there about three years ago when they were undergoing construction. We went back for lunch on two different occasions in October and it was WORTH THE WAIT! The restaurant is absolutely gorgeous - inside and out - and of course the views are not to be missed. Food - and drinks - are always first rate, and our server, Raymond, lived up to his name (as in "Everybody Loves Raymond"). Thank you for a great time!

  • Visited October 2013
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“Yummy fish taco's”
Reviewed November 5, 2013

We had a wonderful lunch on the outside deck. I had the fish taco's and my husband had the fried grouper sandwich. Food was very good. The restaurant is right on the beach, so you can look out and see the waves. Our waitress was not very attentive but then again it was a busy time of day. Wonderful for lunch!!!

  • Visited November 2013
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Massachusetts
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“Great brunch with Jazz band”
Reviewed November 3, 2013

Where else can you sit with your toes in the sand, drink sangria, eat fresh grouper eggs Benedict, stare at the ocean, and hear jazz?!?!?!

  • Visited November 2013
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Poole, United Kingdom
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“Great beach restaurant for a relaxed lunch”
Reviewed October 31, 2013

We had lunch here after walking along the beautiful beach.
Views are superb. Food excellent. Service good.
Good menu, some interestingly different options. Not cheap,but good value for the quality.

  • Visited October 2013
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Southport UK
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“Just a small lunch!”
Reviewed October 30, 2013 via mobile

Came with friends for lunch.
Sat at a table ON THE BEACH.lovely.
Our server Ashley was efficient and attentive in the extreme !
Our food was delicious and very generous portions.

Visited October 2013
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