Waterfront Dining


Visit the Boatyard Waterfront Bar & Grill soon and enjoy the amazing Florida water.  Outdoor dining available!

Banquets & Catering

photo gallery tour 19 20120207 1752573041Available for Banquets!  We cater as well as provide the perfect venue for weddings, birthdays, and any other event which calls for a beautiful view and great food.

Great Food & Live Music

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Who can resist great food, fun, and a wonderful time on the water?  Live music and special events are always happening here at the Boatyard Waterfront Bar & Grill!

Banquets & Catering Services

With seating capability of around 400 and standing room for many more, the Boatyard Waterfront Bar & Grill is a great place to throw a happy hour party, birthday party, wedding, anniversary or just a gathering of friends and view the stunning intercoastal waterfront.

We will personally tailor the event to meet your individual needs including menu, wine and beverage selection, seating, entertainment and budget requirements. Please email or call us with any other questions you may have or to book your party.

 

 ~ BOATYARD STARTERS ~

Peel n’ Eats ~   1/2  pound of jumbo  white  shrimp boiled to perfection in our blend of secret seasonings, hot  or cold with lemon & cocktail sauce

Potato Boats ~Potato skins filled with cheddar cheese and bacon, served with a side of sour cream

Stuffed Mushrooms ~ Large button mushrooms filled with blue crab stuffing, topped with smoky bacon and lobster cream sauce

Coconut Shrimp ~ House made, golden fried, paired with mango chutney for dipping

Smoked Fish Dip ~ Smoked Mahi and Amberjack house made spread served with fresh plantain chips

P.E.I. Mussels ~ Steamed in your choice of fresh tomato broth or a light, white wine and garlic sauce, served with grilled Texas toast

Ceviche` Martini ~ Shrimp and Bay Scallops tossed in our house made avocado, lime and Cilantro marinade, served with fresh tortilla chips

 Island Nachos ~ Tortilla chips smothered in    shredded cheddar& Jack cheese, topped with Pico de Gallo and Cilantro Ranch sauce Your choice of chicken or ground beef

Wings ~ Tossed in Whiskey BBQ or Teriyaki sauce, your choice of Ranch or Blue cheese dipping sauce

Chicken Quesadilla ~ Chicken,  sautéed peppers and onions, Pepper Jack and cheddar cheese with sour cream, salsa and guacamole

Shrimp “Bites” ~ minced shrimp, onion and spices wrapped in flaky Phyllo pastry, fried and served with sweet chili dipping sauce
 



~SOUPS & SALADS~

 The Best New England or Manhattan Clam Chowder ~

 

Siesta Salad ~ Mandarin oranges, Craisins, Blue cheese crumbles, tomatoes, onions, cucumbers, sunflower seeds and avocado and raspberry vinaigrette

Florida Cobb Salad ~Blue crab, Pink shrimp, crumbled goat cheese, tomatoes, avocado, hardboiled egg and bacon bits on a bed of lettuce, and roasted lime vinaigrette 14

Santa Fe Salad~  Pico de Gallo, roasted corn, black beans and crisp tortilla strips on a bed of fresh greens, served with cilantro ranch dressing

 Classic Caesar Salad ~ Fresh Romaine topped with Parmesan cheese, croutons and Caesar dressing

 Traditional Cobb Salad~ Smoked turkey, bacon, diced tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions , Blue cheese crumbles and hardboiled egg on  a bed of fresh greens, served with your choice of dressing

 Greek Salad~ Diced Tomatoes, red onions, cucumbers, crumbled Feta Cheese & Kalamata olives on a bed of fresh greens & Greek vinaigrette

Add ~ Chicken    ~ Shrimp   ~ Grouper~  ~ Try them Grilled, Blackened or Fried

 

~ THE BOATYARD FISHING LINE~

 

Entrees (excluding pasta dishes) are served with today’s fresh vegetable and your choice of island rice pilaf, baked potato

Grouper Oscar ~ Generously topped with jumbo lump blue crab and asparagus, oven roasted and finished with hollandaise sauce    

               

Parmesan Crusted Tilapia ~ Parmesan and herb crusted filet, broiled to perfection  

Blue Crab Stuffed Flounder ~  Filet of Flounder filled with our Blue crab stuffing, baked and topped with  lobster cream sauce  

 

Grouper Piccata ~ Lightly dusted, sautéed with fresh garlic, shallots and capers in a light white wine and butter sauce  

~Mahi Mahi ~

Grilled or blackened, topped with our house made Mango, lime and cilantro salsa  

~Grouper Floridian ~  Grilled or blackened, topped with our fresh watermelon & orange salsa  

 


~LAND & SEA SELECTIONS~

Seafood Penne Alla Vodka ~ Key West shrimp, Bay scallops and P.E.I. mussels, tossed with a creamy tomato vodka sauce

Rib Eye Steak ~ 12 oz., seasoned with “17 spice rub” & grilled to your liking

 

Siesta Key Shrimp ~ Key West shrimp dipped in beer batter, golden fried, served with cocktail sauce

 

   ~Whiskey BBQ Baby Back Ribs and Shrimp ~ One pound of fork tender ribs, paired with six large shrimp smothered in our house made whiskey BBQ sauce

Shrimp & Chicken Jambalaya ~ Shrimp, chicken & Andouille sausage sautéed with celery, onions, green peppers and tomatoes in a mildly spicy Cajun broth, served over white rice

 

~ Steamed Dungeness Crab Legs ~ One and a Half pounds, tender and juicy, served with hot drawn butter for dipping


Linguini with Clam Sauce
~ Chopped clams tossed in a white wine & fresh herb sauce, topped with steamed middle neck clams served over linguini

 

 

~ SANDWICHES, BURGERS & MORE ~

Served with French fries and coleslaw

 

Gulf Grouper Sandwich ~ Tender and flaky filet of Grouper, grilled, fried, or blackened, served with sliced tomato, lettuce, and Siesta Rémoulade

Boatyard Po’Boy ~ A Boatyard favorite: fried shrimp and fried oysters topped with house made,  mildly spicy giardiniera blend, tomatoes, shredded lettuce and lobster aioli

Turkey Club Wrap ~ Smoked turkey breast, bacon, Swiss cheese, avocado, lettuce and tomato, wrapped in a tomato basil tortilla with roasted garlic mayonnaise
Florida Burger  ~ 1/2 lb. Certified Black Angus Beef, with avocado, bacon & onion served with our special smokehouse sauce

Traditional Fish & Chips ~ Tender Haddock loins dipped in beer batter, golden fried, served with  Siesta Remoulade                  

Baby Back Ribs ~ One pound of slow roasted, fork tender ribs, topped with house made whiskey BBQ sauce  

Asian Chicken “Lettuce Wraps” ~ Tender chunks of chicken tossed in an Asian sesame marinade sautéed with mushrooms, carrots, onions, water chestnuts and celery. Served withWonton strips, sweet chili sauce, Teriyaki sauce and Iceberg lettuce wraps
BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich ~
Smoked, slow roasted pork, smothered in our house made whiskey BBQ sauce

 

 

Boatyard House Made Sangria

A House Specialty: Fresh fruit, Korbel brandy and Burgundy wine, blended and aged to perfection

 

18% Gratuity is added to parties of 6 or more

There is a $3 sharing charge, for our guests who would like to share one meal

 

OYSTERS!!! OYSTERS!!! OYSTERS!!!

 

Prime Oysters fresh shucked on the half shell

half dozen             dozen

 OYSTERS OSCAR

Fresh blue crabmeat with diced Asparagus baked and topped With Hollandaise

  
OYSTERS MILLIONAIRE

Topped with a cassoulet of shallots, garlic, spinach & bacon,  glazed with Hollandaise

       

   

BROILED STUFFED OYSTERS         

Minced shrimp and crab, bacon, celery & bread crumbs topped with parmesan cheese

 
CRISPY GOLDEN OYSTERS

Dipped in our lightly seasoned batter & golden fried

KEYWEST OYSTERS

Topped with a delicious crab stuffing and drizzled with lobster cream sauce

“CREATE YOUR OWN PLATTER”


Choose two oysters from any 4 of the above dishes

There is a risk associated with consuming raw oysters or any raw animal protein. If you have chronic illness of the liver, stomach or blood, or have immune disorders, you are at risk of serious illness from raw oysters & should eat oysters fully cooked. If unsure of your risk, please consult a physician.

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Our Private Waterfront Banquet Room is available for all occasions

 

The Best New England or Manhattan Clam Chowder ~      Cup:   4       Bowl:    7

 

Siesta Salad ~ Mandarin oranges, Craisins, Blue cheese crumbles, tomatoes, onions, cucumbers, sunflower seeds and avocado and raspberry vinaigrette                 12

Florida Cobb Salad ~ Blue crab, Pink shrimp, crumbled goat cheese, tomatoes, avocado, hardboiled egg &

bacon bits on a bed of lettuce, and roasted lime vinaigrette                         14

Santa Fe Chicken Salad~ Blackened breast of chicken, Pico de Gallo, roasted corn, black beans and crisp tortilla strips on a bed of fresh greens, served with cilantro ranch dressing                          14

 

Classic Caesar Salad ~ Fresh Romaine topped with Parmesan cheese, croutons and Caesar dressing             7

 

Traditional Cobb Salad~ Smoked turkey, bacon, diced tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions , Blue cheese crumbles and hardboiled egg on  a bed of fresh greens, served with your choice of dressing               11

 

Greek Salad~ Diced tomatoes, red onions, cucumbers, crumbled Feta cheese and Kalamata olives on a bed of fresh greens and Greek vinaigrette                     11

 

 

Add ~ Chicken    4   ~ Shrimp    7 ~ Grouper~ 9 ~ Try them Grilled, Blackened or Fried

 
About Boatyard Waterfront Bar & Grill

Gratify yourself with our specialty Martini’s, unparalleled Frozens and unique Boatyard Mixers.  With our amazing value and lively atmosphere, the Boatyard Waterfront Bar & Grill is quickly becoming the place to come enjoy with friends!  We also feature an extensive wine list and impressive array of domestic and import beer.  Happy Hour is daily from 2pm to 6pm in the bar only.

 

In addition to taste-tempting dinner and lunch menus with something for every taste, appetite and budget, The Boatyard Bar & Grill offers Sarasota’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.

 

Located onsite, The Boatyard Waterfront Bar & Grill offers amazing waterfront banquet and wedding facilities.  From small to large events up to 400 guests, The Boatyard Bar & Grill is the perfect back-drop for your event.  We’ll customize a banquet package the meets your event requirements and pricing budget.  The Boatyard Bar & Grill - Where Every View Creates a Special Memory.

 
Boatyard Waterfront Bar & 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.  Restaurant hours of operation are Monday-Thursday, 11:30-9, Friday-Saturday, 11:30-10, and Sunday, 12-9.  Bar stays open until ??