Rustic Beach Path

Our Recommendations

For some of our favorite restaurants, sights, experiences and more, please see below.  Please keep in mind certain restaurants have reservation policies (we've put those in bold); and for rental equipment, it is advisable to reserve your items several months in advance - especially if your reservation is during peak seasons.

Restaurants: Breakfast

  • North Shore Cafe

  • Ginny & Jane E's

  • Minnie's Cafe

  • Waffle Press 

  • Donut Experiment

Restaurants: Dinner

  • The Waterfront Restaurant

  • Shore Diner - Longboat Key

  • Eat Here

  • French Table

  • Bridge Street Bistro

  • Vinny's Italian (takeout)

  • The Chateau

  • Beach Bistro

  • Beach House Restaurant

Rental Equipment

  • Beach Bums

  • Robinhood Rentals

  • Fun & More Rentals

  • ABC Baby Rental

Restaurants: Lunch

  • Scott's Deli

  • Poppo's

  • Anna Maria City Pier Grill

  • Skinny's

  • Anna Maria General Store

  • Star Fish Dockside Restaurant - Cortez

Cocktail Bars

  • The Doctor's Office

  • The Waterfront Restaurant (Craft Bar)

  • Island Time Bar & Grill

Sights, Excursions & More...

  • Coquina Beach 

  • Anna Maria City Pier

  • Happy Paddler Kayak & EcoTours

  • C Ponies

  • Mote Marine - Sarasota

  • Ringling Home & Museum - Sarasota

  • Busch Gardens - Tampa

  • Orlando - Disney, Universal & More

Happy Couple on the Beach