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Anna Maria Island Beach Cafe

4000 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1913
+1 941-778-0784
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“pancakes” (193 reviews)
“fries” (54 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
4000 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1913
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Can't wait to come back. Every time we come to Bradenton, Florida we make sure to make time to come here. After you get full on really good food and service you can walk the beach, find shells and look at all the beautiful scenery....More

Thank charlie s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just next to the beach, this nice place has very honest food with honest prices. Nothing crazy or revolutionary but good food with nice service in a beautiful location.

Thank Tunui
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Afternoon at the bar, bartenders are awesome especially Terrie! Breakfast of all you can eat pancakes where you can't beat the price.

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The cafe is right on the beach, the beach is facing west, so it is a perfect place to watch sunsets. You grab an empty table if you are lucky, then place your order at the counter. Your food arrives soon after that. Good quality,...More

Thank DANET65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yes we went for a few drinks and a beautiful sunset dinner. The music playing is always an added bonus. We ordered the great looking and finally tasted their onion rings. They wew as good as they looked. Also had eggplant fries they were awesome....More

Thank dandem
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to relax and watch the sunset while sipping on a cool drink - fish/shrimp tacos are great also!

Thank Erin P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Drove by this place a few times last year and didn’t even know it was here but luckily saw it on Trip Advisor and stopped this year. Great views of the ocean and a happening bar area. Food was great as well. A lot of...More

Thank Swanie3a
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Great place to spend it with family having breakfast sitting outside Nice view of the gulf, great menu and prices. Very busy place.

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Went to the beach, didn't want to leave to go eat, then come back, oh we're in luck, place to eat right next to the beach !! And it was good !! Just a fish sandwich, on a beach, but it was good !! People...More

Thank scottnrobyn
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

First you walk up to something akin to a concession stand at a ball park... the menu is pure gulf coast with good seafood. We personally like the Island Catch and Shrimp platters. Then you sit down on hard plastic outdoor type furniture - either...More

Thank AlwaysHopefulPTL
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29 July 2017|
Response from DebTide |
7:30 to 11:00AM Weekdays 7:30 to Noon Weekends
28 July 2017|
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Response from glennflorida1 | Reviewed this property |
One other thing to keep in mind - if you choose to get the "all you can eat" pancakes, there is a cutoff time after which they don't make any more pancakes. You can go to the pancake window a few minutes before the cutoff... More
Marguerite A
25 November 2016|
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Response from tlgfda | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are not allowed on the beach so i would think no dogs allowed here.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4000 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1913
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Anna Maria Island  >  Holmes Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 941-778-0784
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Anna Maria Island Beach Cafe located “Where Manatee Avenue Meets the Gulf” offers casual gulf front patio and indoor dining on Anna Maria Island’s beautiful Holmes Beach.Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner we have an abundant menu selection that will please everyone! Famous for our ALL-U-CAN-EAT Pancakes & Sausage, we also have fresh omelettes, 1/2 pound cheese burgers, fish platters, colossal salads and kids meal. Every Friday we feature an ALL-U-Can-Eat Fish Fry.Come let the kids play in the sand and see a stunning sunset while listening to our nightly live entertainment and sipping one of our “Island Size” drinks at Anna Maria Island Beach Cafe’s Bamboo Beach Bar.If the locals love us — you know you have found the right place!!!
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