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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%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (190 reviews)
“fish and chips” (32 reviews)
“french toast” (9 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
4000 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1913
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Love sitting outside and having breakfast! Nice view of the gulf, great menu and prices. Very busy place.

Thank 61teresaf
Reviewed 4 days ago

We ate here a few times while enjoying a day at the beach. There is an extensive menu and some decent options to choose while taking a break from the beach. Can be busy at peak times. We enjoyed the fish sandwich, the shrimp platter...More

Thank Sennockian55
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited this place for a number of years and continually look forward to our next return. Offers a very nice, clean beach - and a great cafe - the food has always been better than our expectations (love the chicken Caesar and tropical...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pancakes were amazing the view was awesome.. We spent a weekend in Anna Marie Island and had a blast .. the crew were really cool...honestly I wish I could visit the cafe on a regular basis.. Probably one of my favorite stops on our vacation...More

Thank cpetron
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Who would ever guess that this beach front restaurant would serve fresh quality food? Well I was too quick to judge. The food was amazingly good. We had the grilled seafood platter and a very nice turkey club. I was hesitant to try the wines...More

Thank bgrgbucks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the all you can eat pancake breakfast at the Beach Cafe. On a nice sunny morning, with soft warm breezes off the Gulf, how can you resist sitting on the beach and dining on pancakes, sausage and coffee. Beautiful view and great prices. Friendly...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place for food, beverages, ice cream and more. Order from the window and they'll bring the food to you. Pay by cash and you'll probably have a shorter line. Seating includes some with umbrellas, some in the sand or terrace too. I had...More

Thank Lydia G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We drove to Anna Maria Island on our FL vacation to sit on the beach for awhile. The beach cafe called to us for a quick lunch. We were not expecting much from this walk up cafe. What a pleasant surprise from the order taker...More

Thank Mary209
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a charming little cafe on the beach on Anna Maria Island. You place your order at the window, you get a Number and find a table. Your order is brought to your table by friendly staff. There is a wide variety of items to...More

Thank MaryAnne O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great location to enjoy your evening! Watch the sunset while listening to life music accompanied by a drink. Music varies by day. Sunday and Tuesday are best (for our taste) and Wednesday Jazz is just amazing. Order drinks at the bar, food...More

Thank AcF100
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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, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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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