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.


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.


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
THURSDAY FROM 5PM Tommy Santelli has been in the music business for 35 years. He's opened for acts like John Lee Hooker, The Allman Brothers Band, The Derek Trucks Band, Otis Rush, Marshall Tucker Band, Otis Day, War, Donovan, and Steppenwolfe. He's appeared with Bruce Springsteen and the E. Street Band, David Dickey of America, and David Lindley of Jackson Brown. If you like Bob Segar, Bruce Springsteen Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jackson Brown, James Taylor, CSN&Y, or America you'll love Tommy Santelli's classic Rock and Roll tribute with his trademark impersonations and kick ass guitar licks.

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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