Anna Maria Island's Beach Bistro has been named in the Zagat Restaurant Guide's "America's Top Restaurants" edition for 2010. This local treasure was named top restaurant in the West Coast Region of Florida, and also led the state overall for highest food rankings! Dine here and see what all the fuss is about.
Anna Maria Island, Longboat Key, Lakewood Ranch and Bradenton are rightfully known for fresh, locally caught seafood. Favorites include grouper, snapper, mullet, and sweet, succulent stone crab. Looking for award-winning fine dining? You'll find it up and down the beach and across the area. Casual dining ranges from brick-oven pizza and burgers to grouper sandwiches steps from the sand. And what better way to wind up a wonderful vacation day by the shore than with a refreshing ice cream cone? Local dessert shops satisfy every sweet tooth.