Freckled Fin Restaurant Public House

Bradenton Beach – Located at 101 Bridge Street, The Freckled Fin Restaurant and Public House offers fresh American fare, gourmet pizza and fine spirits. Open 11am-11pm Sunday through Thursday and 11am-1am Friday and Saturday. 941-251-3930

The Freckled Fin
Freckled Fin Restaurant and Public House on Bradenton Beach.

Freckled Fin Restaurant

Whether you grab a seat on the outside patio, inside or at the bar, you’re sure to enjoy the Freckled Fin! Offering traditional and modern American fare find something to please any palate. The Starters menu includes shareable nibbles including Ahi Tuna, the tater tot basket, and crab cakes to name a few. On the main menu offerings include fresh salads, a grouper sandwich, burgers, wraps Clam Strips, and Coconut shrimp. The pizza menu offers all the traditional toppings with specialty pizzas like the Gyro, Hawaiian or Shrimp Pesto pizzas. If you are looking for a late night hang out Freckled Fin has a fun late menu including breakfast and lighter fare. The Freckled Fin has a full service bar, and offers a kids menu. Dine in, carry out or have Freckled Fin delivered. Find live entertainment on weekends!

Freckled Fin Restaurant
Great Libations at The Freckled Fin.

If you are looking for something to keep your entire group satisfied head over to the Freckled Fin!

Need more choices on places to eat?  Visit our Anna Maria Island restaurant information page where we have tons of restaurants listed.

 

Wicked Cantina Anna Maria Island

Bradenton Beach – Wicked Cantina Anna Maria Island offers the freshest Austin style Tex-Mex and American classics in a fun atmosphere.

Wicked Cantina Anna Maria Island

Wicked Cantina Opened their doors in December of 2014. Owners and former Austin residents Janice and Mike Dolan previously fell in love with Anna Maria Island on a trip. After the decision to make the Bradenton area their permanent home, Janice and Mike decided they wanted to bring a piece of Austin to the island, and that’s how Wicked Cantina got started.

The Menu

Everything at Wicked Cantina is prepared fresh daily too! They offer a large selection of Tex-Mex, American classics and seafood. Fresh made sauces, and slow roasted meats give Wicked Cantina a unique and delicious flavor. The Menu offers appetizers like the fried guacamole bites. Also find soups and salads, Angus burgers with fries and Seafood dishes. Tex-Mex classics include Enchiladas, Burritos, Quesadillas, Fajitas and Tacos. Feed the entire family at home with the Family Package Tacos to go.

Wicked Cantina Tacos
Wicked Cantina Austin Style Tex-Mex.

Wicked Cantina offers amazing hand crafted beverages like Bahama Mamas, Pina Colladas and fabulous Margaritas.

Wicked Cantina Anna Maria Island
Hand Crafted Cocktails from the full service bar.

Inside Wicked Cantina enjoy a vintage Austin cantina atmosphere with distressed wood and funky sophistication. The patio is a relaxing place to enjoy sunset and the hand crafted Wicked Cantina margaritas too!

Check out the Wicked Cantina Facebook or Twitter page for updates on live music.

head over to Wicked Cantina for a delicious Austin style meal. They’re open daily for lunch and also dinner from 11am-10pm.

Wicked Cantina
101 7th St. N
Bradenton Beach, FL 34217

Want some more choices for Tex – Mex?  Tortilla Bay in Holmes Beach is a popular choice as well as Poppos on Pine Avenue in Anna Maria City.

Island Gourmet Grill | Anna Maria Island, FL

Island Gourmet Grill on Anna Maria Island, FL

Island Gourmet Grill on Anna Maria Island, FL

Located on Anna Maria Island in Florida, Island Gourmet Grill is within walking distance of beautiful white sand beaches. That doesn’t mean this is just some typical beach town restaurant though. You can expect exceptional service, great food, and a pleasant atmosphere from the restaurant staff.

Island Gourmet Grill is open Monday-Saturday. Lunch starts at 11:30AM from Tuesday-Saturday*; dinner at 5:00PM from Monday-Saturday.

Two lunch specials are regularly served. Choose between a juicy burger with a side of fries and a soft drink for $7.50 or 2 slices of pizza and a soft drink for $5.50. There is a full lunch menu as well.

Island Gourmet Grill specializes in American cuisine with Italian roots. You can feel safe ordering any of the entrees knowing the food will live up to the restaurant’s reputation.

* Island Gourmet Grill is open for lunch in season, starting in November.

Island Gourmet Grill
5910 Marina Drive
Holmes Beach, FL 34217
(941) 778-0333

Anna Maria Island Top Ten Restaurants

Anna-Maria-Island-RestaurantsLooking for tasty food while you’re on the Anna Maria Island? Well you’re in luck we have composed list of island restaurants from fine dining, to beachfront restaurants, pizza, and where to get the best burger on the island. We have plenty of tasty restaurants to choose from on AMI but the ten restaurants below are a MUST VISIT!

1) Beach Bistro in Holmes Beach – Enjoy fine dining on the Gulf of Mexico with an excellent wine selection and amazing entrée’s.

6600 Gulf Drive
Holmes Beach, FL, 34217
(941) 778-6444

2) Sign of the Mermaid in The City of Anna Maria – A unique dining experience on Anna Maria Island with award winning key lime pie.

Gulf Drive
Anna Maria, FL, 34216
(941) 778-9399

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The Bridge Street Bistro In Bradenton Beach

Bridge Street Bistro Front
Bridge Street Bistro & Island Time Bar & Grill In Bradenton Beach

Two new hot spots on Bridge Street in Bradenton Beach and they are in the same building.  Located at 111 Gulf Drive South in Bradenton Beach the Bridge Street Bistro and Island Time Bar & Grill are serving it up at this 3 story facility.

Island Time Bar & Grill

The Island Time Bar & Grill is located on the first floor and opens at 11:30 am. The Island Time Bar & Grill has an open air bar with a boat theme and views of the beach across the street. The Island Time Bar & Grill offers live music Thursday – Sunday and has its own menu offering wings, burgers, fried grouper sandwiches and more.

Prices on the downstairs menu range from $8.00 – $12.00 for appetizers and sandwiches, and they offer a New England lobster Roll for $17.00. You can also order anything from the upstairs Bistro menu during regular dinner hours.

Bridge Street Bistro

The Bridge Street Bistro is located on the 3rd floor and opens at 5:30 pm. The view from the 3rd floor is breath taking, looking over the Gulf of Mexico. The atmosphere is relaxed yet refined and the attire is resort casual. Your choice of dining inside or outside on the 3rd floor terrace.

Ask your server about early dinning specials, and according to Jimmy the head server the Veal Picatta is the best in Florida. Appetizer sampler platters, lobster bisque, seafood gumbo, and specialty salads from $6.95 – $10.95. Try the potato crusted grouper or the Mediterranean style Mahi-Mahi and who can pass up a Hand cut Filet Mignon or Rib Eye steak with your choice preparations from $11.95 – $25.95.

For event information ask about the banquet room on the second floor, perfect for luncheons and rehearsal dinners, the room will hold up to 60 people.

Bridge Street Bistro & Island Time Bar & Grill
111 Gulf Drive South
Bradenton Beach FL 34216
941-782-1122

Hurricane Hanks Pub and Grub On Anna Maria Island

Everyone needs to eat and when you are in Holmes Beach on Anna Maria Island you must stop at Hurricane Hanks Pub & Grub for lunch or dinner.  Hurricane Hanks is in the S & S Plaza located at the intersection of Gulf Drive and Marina Drive in Holmes Beach.  This island style pub has it all, salads, sandwiches, steaks, seafood, and a full liquor bar, with bartenders who know their drink recipes.

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Skinny’s Place is the great greasy spoon of Anna Maria Island, Holmes Beach, Fl

Skinny’s Place, Circa 1952,  is quite the little burger joint that all the locals on Anna Maria Island love.  The prices are great, the food is made to order.

Skinny’s Place

They offer giant burgers and homemade onion rings that are dipped in a wonderful batter that is always crispy and delicious. Whether you are just out for a drive or if you are visiting the beaches of Anna Maria for the day, it is a wonderfully rustic place to visit. Call in your order and swing by and pick it up.

This is a come as you are place, not a fancy night out on Anna Maria island, Holmes Beach.  That is why it is great for people who have children as well.  Drink selections go from draft beer to old fashioned soda in the bottle. Often have beer specials for $1 – $1.50 per glass.

They do not accept credit cards so remember to bring some cash too! They are open Tuesday – Saturday from 11 AM – 8 PM.

Skinny’s is located in Holmes Beach on Anna Maria Island across the street from the Manatee Public beach and cafe.  Many beach goers walk across Gulf Drive and get a few cold one’s at Skinny’s as well as a hamburger.

Skinny’s
3901 Gulf Drive
Holmes Beach, Fl 34217
941-778-7769

Hurricane Hank’s On Anna Maria Island

Holmes Beach – Looking for some good pub grub?  Maybe your favorite team is playing, and you wanted to catch the game. I know a place in Hurricane Hanks is a great pub on Anna Maria IslandHolmes Beach where you can find both! While on Anna Maria Island make sure one of your stops is Hurricane Hank’s Bar & Grill.  You definitely have to try the BBQ burger or the black-bean quesadilla. Those are two favorites of the agents in my office. Also on the lighter side they have some mouth watering salads. The Grilled Sesame Chicken Salad or just a Classic Caesar being the top picks. They are also family friendly with great kid’s baskets of chicken fingers, fried shrimp or fish all served with french fries.

Hurricane Hank’s offers a full service bar, and offers a package store directly next to the restaurant where you can purchase beer, wine, liquor and island souvenirs.

The atmosphere is island style with bright colors and beach memorabilia. The dress code is “come as you are” whether that be in a business suit or bathing suit. This may turn into one of your favorite island hot spots.

Hurricane Hank’s is open at 11am everyday closing at 10pm on weekdays and 11pm on weekends.

 

Hurricane Hank’s
5346 Gulf Dr.
Holmes Beach, Fl. 34217
941-778-5788