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The Best Places to Enjoy Live Music During Your Anna Maria Island Vacation

Anna Maria Island is known for many things — gorgeous weather, stunning seascapes, and beautiful beaches. But what about when the sun goes down? What adventures are to be had, and what kind of things are there to do to... Read more

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Try These Amazing Anna Maria Island Dessert Spots

Just off Florida’s Gulf Coast is a magical vacation destination known for pristine beaches, blue waters, fantastic shopping, and world-class dining on Anna Maria Island. This Florida gem is a premier spot for the whole family, because no matter what... Read more

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Enjoy a Delicious Meal at The Porch Restaurant in Anna Maria Island

While there are many fun and exciting things to do in Anna Maria Island, ranking right up there are the many excellent Anna Maria Island restaurants to dine at. One you won’t want to miss is The Porch Restaurant, an... Read more

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3 Amazing American Restaurants to Try When You Visit Anna Maria

You might not think too much about where you are going to eat while you are booking your Anna Maria Island vacation rental, but Anna Maria Island has some fantastic eateries that deserve your attention – and appetite. These are... Read more

Wicked Cantina

At Wicked Cantina, they hand make all of our food in house daily. Specializing in delicious, Austin-style Tex-Mex food and now offering American classics, locally owned and operated right at the beach on Anna Maria Island. Come by for breakfast, lunch, or dinner... Read more

Tyler’s Ice Cream

Located in the Historical Cortez Village as well as Bradenton, Tyler’s is a family owned and operated ice cream shop. Each batch is hand made in small five gallon quantities to ensure distinct taste and freshness. Over three hundred flavors have... Read more

The Freckled Fin Irish Pub and Music Hall

The Freckled Fin Irish Pub and Music Hall used to be located on Anna Maria Island’s historic Bridge Street in Bradenton Beach, but in early 2018 they relocated to Holmes Beach at 5337 Gulf Drive North. They offer fun Irish... Read more

Scott’s Deli

Here is what you can expect from a trip to Scott’s Deli– great food, great value, friendly service and a happy atmosphere.  All the ingredients are locally sourced, and always fresh. The owner and chef, Scott loves to bake, so in addition... Read more

J. Burns Pizza

An Authentic Family Friendly Pizza Shop located on Pine Ave in Anna Maria Island. At J. Burns Pizza they use only the top ingredients. Their sauce is made from vine-ripe tomatoes, not tomato paste or puree. Their meats are the... Read more

The French Table

Located in Bradenton Beach, The French Table offers an authentic French food as weak as the atmosphere of a true French Bistro. Their Chef and owner works only with the freshest produce from local markets and makes fresh bread every day. Contact... Read more


  • 6000 Marina Drive
    Holmes Beach, FL 34217 USA