Anna Maria Island boasts many restaurants and dining choices. Visitors can choose between Mexican, Italian, American, Barbecue, Chinese, Japanese, Seafood and many other cuisines. That does not include Bradenton as well as the Sarasota areas which have even more diverse choices. We have Zagat rated dining choices as well as mom and pop shops that offer homemade everything. Don't forget our sweets, ice cream, sorbet, chocolates, cakes and plenty other indulgences while on your Anna Maria Island vacation. We have a few choices for some late night cocktails however Anna Maria Island is not typically known for its robust nightlife. If a few active nights are in the cards for your visit to Anna Maria Island a quick trip just off the island to Sarasota or Bradenton will offer plenty of choices for some night entertainment. Visit our Dining and Nightlife pages for plenty of great food options.