Eat in Downtown Bradenton

Something for Everyone

You'll find a restaurant to fit every occasion in Downtown Bradenton, whether you're on a first date, celebrating a birthday, or sharing a meal with family. With dining options ranging from contemporary cuisine to fresh seafood, wood oven-fired pizza to pastries, there is something for everyone.

Dine Bradenton

2nd Street Bistro at Manatee Memorial Hospital
Bistro; Deli — $$

Open daily to provide you with fresh and healthy food choices prepared to your delight. The Bistro offers an assortment of grilled specials, entrees, salads and many other choices for breakfast, lunch, dinner or snacks.

206 2nd Street East
(941) 745-7295
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3 Keys Brewing & Eatery
Brewery; Beer; Live Music; Restaurant — $$

3 Keys is a family-friendly eatery and small batch brewery featuring a weekly evolving selection of small batch, handcrafted beers. Our menu consists of innovative and wholesome appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches and burgers.

2505 Manatee Ave E 
(941) 218-0396
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Arte Caffè Italian Bakery and Market
Pizza, Italian, Bakery — $$

Italian-imported cold cuts and cheese, homemade bread, focaccia, espresso drinks, pizza, local art, and traditional Venetian masks and glass art.

930 12th Steet West
(941) 750-9309
Arts & Eats Restaurant
New American — $$

Chef Jim Copening and his wife, Donna Slawsky present world class international cuisine in an art-filled and welcoming setting.

1114 12th Street West
House #51
(941) 201-6647
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Atomic Cat Craft Ice Cream
CRAFT ICE CREAM — $

Atomic Cat's mission is to bring you high quality hand crafted ice cream and toppings, for the freshest, coolest ice cream experience!

1004 10th Avenue West
(941) 545-9966
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B'Towne Coffee Company
Coffe & Tea; Deli — $

If you want to get to know the character of Bradenton's bustling downtown district, park yourself at a table outside The B'Towne Coffee Co., perfectly situated on Old Main Street.

440 Old Main Street
(941) 745-3100
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Birdrock Taco Shack
Mexican Fusion — $

The bright, California-style taco shack features cool, Southern California inspired tacos with Mexican, Japanese, Chinese, and Italian influences. Awesome Food!

1004 10th Avenue West
(941) 545-9966
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Bistro Café at Courtyard Marriott
Bistro; Coffee & Tea— $$

Your food and beverage destination for refreshing breakfast choices in the morning and a variety of dinner and cocktail options in the evening. The Bistro also offers specialty beverages made with Starbucks coffee to help you get a jump on the day.

100 Riverfront Drive
(941) 747-3727
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Caddy's at the Pointe
NEW AMERICAN; SEAFOOD — $$

Pull up your boat and enjoy a one of a kind waterfront dining experience. Enjoy their signature food & drink items while listening to live entertainment and watching an incredible view.

801 Riverside Drive East
(941) 745-7295
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Central Café
New American — $$

A chef-driven, vibrant, restaurant in the heart of downtown Bradenton. Featuring a menu focused on the freshest local ingredients. Lola wines, ice cold beer from our areas finest breweries, and cocktails are available to quench you thirst.

906 Manatee Ave East
(941) 757-0050
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Connection Cafe
Cafe; Crepes; Greek — $

Friendly staff and fresh, well-prepared food. Eclectic breakfast and lunch choices.

1207 3rd Avenue West
(941) 251-4954
Corwin's Ice Cream & Smoothies
Ice Cream; Smoothies; Snacks — $

Build your own ice cream sundaes, smoothies and shakes! Tons of flavors and toppings to choose from. Outside seating available.

1000 1st Avenue West
(941) 748-3433
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Council's Burgers, Beer, & Billiards
BURGERS; BEER; BILLIARDS — $

This iconic, dive bar is known for the best, juiciest burgers in downtown Bradenton for over 80 years and the cheapest place in town to shoot pool.

536 Old Main Street
(941) 745-7295
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Drago's Coffee, Sandwiches, & Ice Cream
Coffee & Tea; Sandwiches; Ice Cream — $

Best Cuban Sandwich in Town! Welcoming atmosphere. Great sandwiches, black beans, espresso, ice cream, flavored sodas and pastries.

904 Manatee Ave East
(941) 757-0953
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Farm House Donuts
DONUTS — $

Come and create your own Fresh Gourmet Farm House donuts! They also sell unique gifts and custom home decor including SDS Designs furniture!

902 Manatee Avenue East
(941) 745-7295
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Fav's Italian Cucina
Italian; Pizza — $$

Known for a traditional approach to Italian cooking, Fav's Italian Cucina, co-owned by brother and sister Michael and Maria Favasuli, has been a long-time downtown Bradenton favorite.

419 Old Main Street
(941) 708-3287
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Jennings Provisions
New American — $$

Come on down and enjoy the positive vibes, craft beer, fine wine, epic tunes, and some pretty amazing eats!

417 12th Street W
(941) 896-5450
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Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches
Deli; Sandwiches — $

Serving from-scratch food made with excellent ingredients. Using locally-purchased produce, which is brought in fresh and hand sliced daily. Order online for Freaky Fast Service!

1001 3rd Ave. W
(941) 216-3704
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Kites Corner Cafe
American; Italian; Pizza — $$

Wide-ranging menu full of classic Italian-American specialties, and famous Jersey-style pizzas.

817 14th Street West
(941) 747-9900
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Lou's Diner
American; Diner — $

American comforts foods featuring burgers, hot dogs, wings, hand-dipped ice cream and an all-day breakfast menu.

310 Old Main Street
(947) 254-4973
Mattison's Bradenton Riverwalk
New American; Seafood — $$$

A hands on, moderately priced restaurant with simple and creative food, carefully-selected wines and comfortable service in a warm and lively atmosphere.

101 Riverfront Boulevard
(941) 896-9660
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Ortygia Restaurant
Italian; Mediterranean — $$

Chef Gaetano’s passion for distinctive cuisine has made Ortygia the place for people who seek uncommon flavors and a family atmosphere.

1418 13th Street West
House #30
(941) 741-8646
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Pier 22
New American; Seafood; Sushi — $$$

Nestled directly on the beautiful Manatee River surrounded by the Twin Dolphin Marina. Pier 22 provides guests with scratch-cooked meals and authentic waterfront dining.

1200 1st Ave West
(941) 748-8087
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Restaurant Edelweiss
German — $$

Featuring a beergarden and the best authentic-German food in the area!

611 Manatee Ave East
(941) 748-3838
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Retrobaked Bakery
Bakery; Gluten-Free; Vegan — $

A vintage-inspired whimsical bakery offering gluten-free & vegan cupcakes, cookies and seasonal confections. Custom orders only. Open to the public during artwalks and special events.

933 12th Street West
House #12
(941) 713-3051
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Robin's Downtown Café
Diner; Breakfast & Brunch; Cafe — $$

Great food, outstanding service and a charming environment. The menu changes daily and features homemade quiche, soups, sandwiches and salads.

428 Old Main Street
(941) 747-8899
Sage Biscuit
Breakfast & Brunch; Cafe; Vegetarian — $$

A family-owned business dedicated to serving the very best vegetarian and traditional foods for breakfast and lunch.

1401 Manatee Ave. W.
(941) 792-3970
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Sugar Cubed Bakery
Bakery; Coffee; Dessert — $

A custom bakery with selection of coffee, tea, and sweets. Featuring custom cakes, cookies, and dessert buffets for catered events.

1506 13th Street West
House #121
(941) 251-4092
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The Grill at O'Bricks
New American; Martinis — $$$

The bar, grill, and banquet room are housed in two of downtown Bradenton's oldest structures. The history and spirit of the buildings inspires the chefs, every day.

427 Old Main Street
(941) 896-8860
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The Loaded Barrel Tavern
Pizza; Bar — $$

Featuring local brews, full bar, specialty drinks, and the area’s best hand-tossed pizza.

450 Old Main Street
(941) 745-8433
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Theresa's Family Restaurant
Breakfast & Brunch; New American — $$

Restaurant owner Jodi Boucher has been running Theresa’s Restaurant for the last 10 years in downtown Bradenton. She has been ensuring locals and tourists are getting high-quality food for an affordable price.

608 14th Street West
(941) 747-7066
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Turner Donut Shop
Donuts; Breakfast & Brunch; Coffee — $

In business at the same location since the 1960s, Turner Donut is the place locals go to get their donuts and breakfast food. Donuts, fritters and breakfast sandwiches, all tasty and delicious!

902 9th Avenue West
(941) 746-7909
You've Been Served Café
Cafe; Deli — $$

Located in the Manatee County Judicial Center. Menu features delicious breakfast items, soups, salads and sandwiches.

1115 Manatee Avenue West
(941) 748-4848