I am never failed by Snook with the food. I've also never been disappointed by a waitress. Then we met Darleen :-(. gruff. Not every welcoming.
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Snook Haven's food is horrible but the place is great. Someone should take it over and have great food. Nice nice place to go but bring your own food
Dirt road, old Florida, cypress trees, of the beaten path, but easy to get to. Had lunch for the first time at this old Florida joint, decorated with alligators (big ones) on the walls. Wood fired smoke beef, chicken and pork. House made chips. Friendliest...More
The drive up to Snook Haven is pretty. It is on a fine gravel road (with some washboarding) that goes between old-growth trees. At the end of the road, the area opens up with several buildings and a sweeping view of the river. Boat tours...More
We went for dinner because we had heard good things about the food. Our meal was poor, the food was cold and old. It had been sitting in the kitchen for a while.....BBQ was nothing special. Beer was warm. Perhaps if the resturant had been...More
Rustic inside...very casual outside...plenty of picnic tables .Good music. Fast service. Good hot food. You must stop in.
Hi, This location is definitely an experience for everyone. Be prepared for a dirt road entrance that is about 1/2 mile long and extremely bumpy bumpy bumpy. However, the experience is worth the ride. Check the local entertainment times before planning your visit. I experienced...More
At the end of a bumpy, dusty road east of Venice Avenue, you will find the Snook Haven. It is a simple wood frame building situated right on the river with indoor and outdoor seating. We had seen reviews by others, but I admit I...More
We love coastal Florida but also love visiting the inland state parks for a more traditional Florida vibe. Snooks Haven has that same vibe and excellent BBQ. Yes, it's a touristy place so my expectations for the BBQ were low. But, it was first class...More
Grab a table on the outside deck overlooking the Myakka River and kick back. This is old Florida where the BBQ is tasty and the fish mostly fried but still with many excellent beers on tap and a drinkable house wine. Husband and I dropped...More