News from the Sandbar, BeacHhouse and Mar Vista Restaurants
The local, sustainable food movement, sometimes referred to as the Localvore movement, is the most important initiative I have seen in my career as a restaurateur. It is also the most satisfying. Knowing where your food comes from not only makes you feel better it also tastes better. When menus are influenced by locally sourced seafood, produce and meats, one can enjoy the freshest and healthiest offerings of the season. Read more…
Join Us For Father’s Day!
We want to say Happy Father’s Day to all the Dads!
Bring Dad in for Father’s Day to the Sandbar, Beachhouse or Mar Vista Restaurants and he gets his choice of entrees half off. Get the details…
Fireworks, Fresh Seafood and Fun for the Whole Family!
Our Independence Day celebration will showcase two days of Fireworks, Fresh Seafood, Farm to Fork favorites and Family Fun starting at the Beachhouse Restaurant and finishing with the finale at the Sandbar Restaurant. Get the details…
Mote Marine Laboratory and Local Seafood Advocates Chiles Group Participate in the 39th Annual NOAA Fish Fry in Washington, DC to Showcase Florida as a No. 1 Seafood Destination
On June 9, 2014, seafood producers from many states will convene in the courtyard of the Department of Commerce building in Washington, D.C. for the 39th Annual NOAA Fish Fry that showcases the sustainable seafood that makes each state unique.
Florida will showcase sustainable seafood produced by Mote Marine Laboratory, of Sarasota, Fla., in conjunction with the Anna Maria Fish Company and the Chiles Restaurant Group, also based on Florida’s Gulf coast. Get the details…
It is Perfect Weather for Brunch on the Beach!
Delight in the beautiful weather we are having right now by joining us at the Sandbar for a delicious Sunday Brunch with live Jazz music featuring Koko Ray. Get the details…
Beachhouse Is Rocking It’s New Look!
If you haven’t seen the new Beachhouse dining room and bar yet we hope you will visit soon! For a gallery of pictures visit our website under the Beachhouse tab.
The newly renovated dining room is spectacular and features a 21 seat gulf front bar, a wall of wine, banquette style seating, new panoramic large vista windows and even Read more…
“Clap Along if Happy Hour is What You Want To Do!”
Now you have an extra hour to enjoy Happy Hour at the new Beachhouse bar! Happy Hour hours have been extended from ending at 5:00pm to 6:00pm! Join us Monday-Friday 3:00pm-6:00pm at our beautiful, fun new bar for special prices on many of our signature appetizers like Sweet and Spicy Shrimp, Calamari, Cajun Oysters, Coconut Shrimp or Spinach and Artichoke Dip. Our special drink prices will definitely make you happy with $2 domestic drafts, house wines for $3.25 and famous Beachhouse Margaritas and Pina Colada’s for $4. Say what? Are we there yet?
What’s Fresh From the Farms?
This growing season has been incredible, bringing us a wide variety of unique and delicious produce that we have been able to serve our guests and they have been loving it! All three of our chefs have really stepped up to the plate and continue to incorporate our fresh from the farm items into their menus and daily features. Read more…
Sandbar Signatures are Here!
The Sandbar is now featuring several fabulous drinks dubbed Sandbar Signatures! True tropical libations and twists on some old school favorites are featured on this special bar menu. Developed using some of the fresh produce grown locally at our own farms, Gamble Creek and 3 Boys farms, we encourage you to try these delicious drinks using Crop to Cocktail ingredients, garnishes and infusions. Read more…
Poppo’s Expands into Bradenton!
Poppo’s Taqueria (www.poppostacos.com) opened its second location in the Fresh Market Plaza, 6777 Manatee Avenue, W., Tuesday, June 3. The popular Anna Maria Island destination first opened on Pine Avenue last February and was met with enthusiastic response from customers who gave consistently rave reviews for the taste and quality of their fresh made Tacos, Burritos and Quesadillas. Read more…
Be Worry Free with our Gluten Free Menus – Now Available!
All three of our restaurants offer a variety of Gluten Free menu items you can enjoy! From salads and steaks to our delicious seafood! Click here for details…
Celebrate with Us!
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June Photo Contest Winner
Penny Frick took this great picture at the Beachhouse Restaurant as she and her family were enjoying the beautiful view and a delicious meal. It kind of looks like the Tiki Pole is photo bombing the sailboat. Either way, Penny will get to enjoy another delicious meal on us after she receives her complimentary $50 gift card for submitting the winning photo!
If you would like to enter to win a $50 gift card like Penny Frick just submit your photos to [email protected] or post them to one of our Facebook pages by the last day of each month at 5 pm.
Come see us at one of our waterfront restaurants soon. Visit our website www.groupersandwich.com for great gift, events, news, menus, directions and information about beach weddings and receptions.
100 Spring Avenue – Anna Maria, FL 34216
200 Gulf Drive North – Bradenton Beach, FL 34217
Mar Vista Restaurant
760 Broadway Street N. – Longboat Key, FL 34228