Start your day off right with one of these delicious local Anna Maria Island breakfast spots… It is the most important meal after all! There’s something on this list for everyone so check it out to see where the next breakfast/brunch on AMI you should try! Then, fuel up before you hit the beach or boat for the day.
Minnie’s Beach Cafe
5360 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, FL 34217
Family-friendly breakfast and lunch restaurant on Gulf Drive with delicious home cooked meals and baked goods. This cozy, family-owned business since the 1990’s is an island staple that never disappoints!
The Donut Experience
210C Pine Avenue, Anna Maria FL 34216
Create your own vision of the perfect doughnut and they make it happen! They start with a delicious, fresh-made cake donut and then you pick from our huge selection of icings and toppings made-to-order. Great fun and great flavors!
3240 E Bay Dr, Holmes Beach, FL 34217
Their breakfast and lunch menus cater to health conscious individuals and comfort food seekers alike. For over 20 years, Peach’s has been proudly serving generations of families and friends in Sarasota and Manatee counties!
Anna Maria Island Beach Cafe
4000 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, FL 34217
If you want to start your morning beachside and full – check out Anna Maria Island Beach Cafe located “Where Manatee Avenue Meets the Gulf”! Famous for their “ALL U CAN EAT” Pancakes & Sausage on the beach, but they offer much more.
Ginny’s & Jane E’
9807 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria, FL, 34216
An island staple for more than 15 years with an eclectic mix of café, bakery, and store. Here, you can grab a giant cinnamon roll, breakfast sandwich, borrow a book to read from the café library, or peruse the funky gift shop.
Paradise Bagels Cafe
3220 East Bay Dr, Holmes Beach, FL 34217
Known for their delicious bagels and bagel sandwiches, but host to a slew of American breakfast staples. Grab-and-go or sit-and-eat some fresh bagels, specialty sandwiches, pancakes, homemade soups, coffee bar, and much more.
12108 Cortez Rd W, Cortez, FL 34215
A hearty, affordable breakfast in the fishing village of Cortez. A great place to feast where the locals eat. Their extensive menu has everything from diner favorites to Greek specialities.
The Waffle Press
425 Pine Ave, Anna Maria, FL 34217
Try these unique “Walkable waffles”. At the core of their menu is the Leige waffle, a sweeter, smaller cousin to the Belgian waffle. They serve locally roasted, small-batch Cosmos Coffee, and offer specialty brews, espresso, cappuccino, lattes, cold brews, iced coffee and select cold beverages.
Whether you stop at one of these or the many other great breakfast spots in the Anna Maria Island area, you can’t go wrong with starting your day in paradise! Need help getting there? Give us a call and we’ll get your perfect vacation started… and we’re not just talking breakfast food! (800) 237-2252
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