Sleep Inn & Suites Riverfront
5605 18TH Street E.
Ellenton, FL 34222
Phone: (941) 721-4933
Fax: (941) 721-4934
Bars & Cafes
Showcasing the abundant flora and fauna of Florida, the Mixon Fruit Farms, a family-run farm that grows the freshest fruit produce used by the locals in the region. A portion of the farms is cordoned off to a collaboration with Wildlife Inc., wherein endangered species, native to Florida are conserved.
Jeannes' Bistro & Coffee is a charming cafe for a hearty breakfast and lunch. Their patio is a coveted spot, while their menu includes specialties like Traditional Breakfast, Belgian Waffle, Turkey & Cranberry Croissant and Ham & Swiss.
The Lost Kangaroo Pub has been a local favorite since opening in 1989. It features an excellent beer selection on tap and bottle. Enjoy a chilled pint of Bass Ale, Franziskaner, New Belgium Fat Tire or Woodchuck Pear Cider with American pub grub and live sporting action on their big screen television. This place welcomes dogs, so bring along your furry friend.
Cork's Cigar Bar is a local neighborhood pub. It offers an excellent selection of beer, wine and cocktails. Enjoy a drink on their laid-back patio and stay on for live music, karaoke and special events.
The B'Towne Coffee Company is located in the heart of downtown Bradenton. This charming cafe serves delicious and hearty breakfast staples and beverages. Select from Espresso, Cappuccino, Assam Black Tea, Spiced Chai or Fruit Smoothies with a Roast Beef Wrap, Pressed Reuben, bagels or scones.
Motorworks Brewing Company is a pioneering microbrewery in Bradenton. Their taproom and beer garden is a great place to enjoy one of 30 craft beers on tap with American pub grub and live sporting action. They also offer tours of their brewery.
A bright and friendly atmosphere greets you at Sugar Cubed as soon as you step in. With a sumptuous array of colorful, innovative desserts, give into the guilty pleasure of a smooth creme brulee with a crisp crust, buttery croissants or a delicious danish. Specialty cakes and made to order desserts are available on request.
Casual, relaxed and cozy, Latte Luna is a great place to stop by for a quick bite, specialty coffee or an enjoyable evening out with friends. Their comfortable sofas and creative menu featuring small eats and tapas style offerings. Enjoy dishes like the Peachy Keen Cuban or the Viva Italia.
While the name suggests an ice cream parlor, Sweetberries offers much more than just frozen treats. The casual cafe and restaurant is a great place to enjoy a quick bite or a leisurely meal out with family or friends. Kids will enjoy their fresh ice creams and special menu catered to them.
The Mar Vista Dockside Restaurant and Pub is a celebrated restaurant site in Florida's Longboat Key vicinity. It was built in 1920 and occupies great historic importance. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and encompasses a land cover of 1.1 acres (0.45 hectares). The site is also known as the Ruffus P. Jordan House and operates successfully as a food joint. It provides for great Florida seafood with a fine ambiance.
A brightly colored-mansion with a huge shark sculpture swimming out of the outer wall greets you outside Sharky's and sets the tone for what you're about to experience here. Established in 1998, the delightful eatery has been a staple in Bradenton Beach for some excellent seafood served up in an atmosphere that spells fun. The restaurant interiors, dominated by wooden hues with whites for contrast are pleasing to the eye. Ambient lighting choices give the place, a comfortable vibe. Head out to the outdoor terrace on the first level for an airier experience. Choose from a fantastic menu of specialties crafted using the freshest locally caught seafood. Begin with the diverse selection of small plates and salads to fire up your appetite and proceed to the superb choice of entrees. From New York Sirloin Strip and Chicken Marsala to Key West Grouper and Orange Glazed Salmon, the selection has something for everyone. Don't pass up the opportunity to enjoy a post meal drink at the beautiful wooden bar. Live music adds a fun vibe on weekends. Check website for more.
Blue Rooster celebrates Southern joie de vivre in the heart of Sarasota. This rustic-chic restaurant serves up delicious Southern American comfort food with signature cocktails and spirits. Savor Crazy Cajun Shrimp, Blue Rooster's Famous Fried Chicken and Creole Pappardelle Pasta on their community tables and enjoy the live entertainment. The best of its kind in town, their eclectic schedule features Gospel nights, country music gigs and more by local talent and touring acts.