PIER 22, Bradenton’s top choice for authentic waterfront dining experiences, was recognized with first place at the Manatee Readers’ Choice Awards Gathering.
Bradenton, Fla., Feb. 26, 2017 — The downtown Bradenton restaurant, PIER 22 took 10 first-place honors in the following categories: Waterfront Restaurant, Catering, Outdoor Restaurant, Romantic Restaurant, Seafood Restaurant, Buffet, Martini, Outdoor Dining, Happy Hour, and Brunch. On behalf of the PIER 22 team, Marketing Director Tabatha Davis accepted the awards at a gathering held at the Herald-Tribune Community Room in Sarasota Thursday evening.
PIER 22 Executive Chef Greg Campbell published a statement Friday on the restaurant’s website where he thanked the “amazing fans” for their “tremendous support” and then recognized his team for making PIER 22 “the landmark restaurant in historic downtown Bradenton.”
In Campbell’s online post, he stated that “PIER 22 enjoys a special relationship with our guests. We’re more than just a restaurant, wedding venue or catering company. PIER 22 has room for everyone at the table. We can accommodate just about any need from happy hour to romantic nights out, grand ballroom celebrations or offsite and onsite catering events; we invite Sarasota-Manatee residents and visitors to discover what PIER 22 is to you. Thank you again to our fans for their support, and we promise to continue providing our services with the same passion for quality that makes PIER 22 one of Manatee County’s best restaurants.”
The Manatee Readers’ Choice Contest organized by the Herald-Tribune is an annual polling of its readership to determine Manatee County’s best businesses. The complete results for winners and finalists are available in the Herald-Tribune’s 2017 Readers’ Choice publication. In addition to the 10 first-place honors awarded to PIER 22, the restaurant received Manatee Finalist recognition for Best Sushi.
About PIER 22
PIER 22 Restaurant, Patio & Catering is genuine Bradenton and sits directly on the beautiful Manatee River surrounded by the Twin Dolphin Marina. PIER 22 provides guests with scratch-cooked meals and authentic waterfront dining 365 days per year. From casual meals on the patio to upscale dining, PIER 22 offers a welcoming ambiance for all guests to enjoy. With rooms for every occasion, PIER 22 can accommodate your party or event with up to 300 guests.