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Food and restaurants in Bradenton

Top restaurants

Seafood Restaurant
“Great place to check out in the Cortez Fishing Village. Food is always fresh & you can’t beat the view. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Upscale yet casual eatery by a marina serves seafood & sushi in roomy digs with a riverside deck.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Restaurant with an indoor bar which also has a beautiful deck over Sarasota Bay. The outside deck has its own bar and live music daily. Great selection of food and drinks.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“The Village of the Arts is an eclectic live-work community made up of colorful historic cottages that house everything from award-winning restaurants to specialty shops, studios, healing arts, bakeries and Bradenton’s best art galleries. A stroll through our color-filled streets offers a little something for everyone, whether you’re a foodie, a vinyl enthusiast or a quilt lover, with services that range from knife sharpening to yoga. Join us during our popular artwalks the first Friday night and Saturday afternoon of every month, where you’ll be greeted with live music, incredible food and unique indie art spanning every genre.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Café
“Cheerful eatery featuring traditional breakfast & lunch plates, including many vegetarian options.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great locals spot. Yummy food. Locally owned. Music on Friday and Saturday nites. Music on Sundays at 2:30.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Delicious seafood items, burgers & very good lunch specials. Dine on the water and see the marina.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Lounge
“It's close, and handles everything from cocktails to dinner to dessert. Try dining outside and people watch on Old Main St.”
  • 11 locals recommend

Cafes

Art Gallery
“The Village of the Arts is an eclectic live-work community made up of colorful historic cottages that house everything from award-winning restaurants to specialty shops, studios, healing arts, bakeries and Bradenton’s best art galleries. A stroll through our color-filled streets offers a little something for everyone, whether you’re a foodie, a vinyl enthusiast or a quilt lover, with services that range from knife sharpening to yoga. Join us during our popular artwalks the first Friday night and Saturday afternoon of every month, where you’ll be greeted with live music, incredible food and unique indie art spanning every genre.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Café
“Cheerful eatery featuring traditional breakfast & lunch plates, including many vegetarian options.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Store
“Good food and place for music and the occasional Bible study and poetry reading. Book, games and large lounge chairs and couches.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is our favorite breakfast place but it is not on the island. It is a minute drive over the bridge on Cortez Rd. During season it gets quite busy but it is worth it. The food is like diner food but really good and the portions are huge. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Café
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“ Very cute place in a great central location and interesting coffees and drinks.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Café
“The make mini donuts to order.... in every flavor you can think of. They're warm when you get them and they're SO GOOD!@”
  • 2 locals recommend

Bakeries

Art Gallery
“The Village of the Arts is an eclectic live-work community made up of colorful historic cottages that house everything from award-winning restaurants to specialty shops, studios, healing arts, bakeries and Bradenton’s best art galleries. A stroll through our color-filled streets offers a little something for everyone, whether you’re a foodie, a vinyl enthusiast or a quilt lover, with services that range from knife sharpening to yoga. Join us during our popular artwalks the first Friday night and Saturday afternoon of every month, where you’ll be greeted with live music, incredible food and unique indie art spanning every genre.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“Love this place for produce! They also have made to order items, delicious ice cream & baked goods.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
Bakery
“100% gluten-free plant-based bakery. They do all custom orders and do not have regular open door hours. Make sure to call ahead to place your order and get a pick up time.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Café
  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
Bakery
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 2 locals recommend