The Boatyard Restaurant is a popular destination for Floridian’s, visitors, families and groups looking for the ideal place to enjoy casual dining while celebrating special moments in true Florida style. We invite you to relax, take in the stunning waterfront views from our beautifully appointed, dining room, banquet room, reef bar and enjoy an unparalleled seafood dining experience.After many years of successful business, The Boatyard has become a Siesta Key/Sarasota institution, serving as a cornerstone and internationally recognized landmark adjacent to the Siesta Key South Bridge.
Welcome to The Boatyard!.
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.
We nourish the soul through community, art and music by offering live music 7 nights a week. There are a diverse array of performers, from classical to jazz to pop to world music. There is never a cover at the door, although we encourage you to drop a few dollars in the musicians’ tip bucket. This friendly, indoor-outdoor waterfront Florida Restaurant offers a great vibe right in the heart of the Sarasota and Siesta Key..
The Boatyard a local institution has been welcoming guests by land and sea for more than 10 years. Well known for our picturesque views, nightly entertainment, famous nachos, fresh seafood and other local favorites, we offer a fully stocked bar, hand crafted cocktails and a variety of local and domestic beers. We welcome you and your party to experience the most hospitable dining experience on the Gulf Coast. Happiness guaranteed!.
- Fish & Chips
Tender Haddock loins dipped in beer batter, golden
fried served with fries, coleslaw and tartar sauce
- Mojo Chicken Tacos
Topped with red onions & cilantro, served with
avocado crème on the side and rice & beans
- Baby Back Ribs
Slow roasted, fork tender ribs,
topped with our house made
whiskey BBQ sauce, served
with French fries and cole slaw
Shrimp, chicken, Andouille sausage & rice
sautéed with celery, onion, tomatoes, green &
red peppers in a mildly spicy Cajun broth
As always, we had a great time at the Boatyard Waterfront Bar and Grill! The view is wonderful, our food was delicious, and the staff is terrific!! A perfect 10 evening there!!