Welcome to the Boatyard Waterfront Bar and Grill

A unique blend of casual and elegance, the Boatyard Waterfront Bar & Grill offers a dining experience unlike any you’ve ever experienced.

Our waterfront dining room brings the outdoors in with an interior that opens completely to the waterfront.

Outside, dockside seating offers glimpses of docile Manatees, playful Dolphins and elegant yachts. You can’t find a better piece of paradise-dine and drink on the water while taking in the local majestic views of Little Sarasota Bay on Siesta Key’s famous South Bridge. 

In addition to taste-tempting dinner and lunch menus with something for every taste, appetite and budget, The Boatyard Bar & Grill offers Siesta Key’s outstanding menu complete with the freshest-available oysters, crack-and-peel shrimp and other delicacies from the sea. Daily seafood and regional specialties’ also are available.


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Make this Valentine’s Day a special one by going to one of the most romantic restaurants in Sarasota.

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Music with the Bob Gates Jazz Quintet

Cook your Catch at the Boatyard

You hook it, we cook it! Now that you’ve reeled in the catch of the day, To accompany your fish, you have a, choice of baked potato, french fries, rice or vegetable of the day and It doesn’t get much fresher than this! Come discover a new definition of fresh catch when you dine with us.
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Banquets & Catering

Siesta Key’s Perfect Location for Receptions, Dinner Parties and Business Meetings From weddings & social gatherings to corporate and community events, we’re proud to showcase our scenic banquet floor, open-air deck and fabulous culinary creations.

Music Schedule for the 2016-2017 Season

Monday 5-8 PM
Tuesday Night Jazz with the Bob Gate's Key Quartet
Wednesday 5-8 PM
Friday from 5-9PM
Saturday 5-9PM/Alternate with Larry Good Time Williams
Sunday from 4-8PM

Order a Gift Card Today

Buy a Boatyard Waterfront Restaurant Gift Card today. They are perfect for: Birthdays, Holiday Gifts, Corporate Gifts and Incentives, College Students, and Random Acts of Kindness.


The Boatyard Waterfront reservation policy: The Boatyard takes a limited number of reservations for all size parties; most of our dining room and waterfront areas are seated on a first come, first served basis. To make your reservation, contact the restaurant at (941) 921-6200.  For large groups or private dining and catering options, contact boatyardsiestakey@gmail.com or (941) 921-6200
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Siesta Key Sports Fishing
The Boatyard Restaurant recommends Siesta Key Sports Fishing Charters located at the lower dock of the Boatyard for half and full day Fishing charters.. Call (941) 376-3474
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