Dining recommendations from the Boardwalk staff and guests.
Lock-N-Key Restaurant >>
(across from Englewood Beach)
1/4 mile south of Boardwalk
2045 North Beach Road
(No reservations – call for preferred seating.)

Lock-N-Key Restaurant

Sandbar Tiki and Grille Formerly Flounders Restaurant & Tiki Bar >>

1975 Beach Road – At the circle

The awesome Lock N Key now owns the former Flounders Restaurant and has opened the new Sand Bar Tiki & Grille. They will serve breakfast, lunch & dinner. Plus they feature a full bar and entertainment.

Sand Bar Tiki & Grille

Nicolas >>
4343 S. McCall Road
5 Miles east of McDonalds on 776
(off Manasota Key in East Englewood)

Nicolas Italian Restaurant

776 Cafe >>
138 North Indiana Avenue
(turn left at McDonalds corner onto SR776, about 1.2 miles on left 1 block past Dearborn & Indiana)

Cafee 776 Restaurant

Mi Pueblo >>
530 US 41 Bypass S Brickyard Plaza | Venice, FL
(turn left at McDonalds corner onto SR 776, about 11.5 miles on US 41 – Brickyard Plaza is on left)

Mi Pueblo Restaurant Venice Fl

Crow’s Nest >>
1968 Tarpon Center Drive | Venice Island, FL
Directions >>)

Crows Nest Restaurant Venice Island


Farlow’s on the Water >>
2080 S. McCall Road | Englewood

Farlows On the Water

Laisley Crab House >>
150 Laishley Court | Punta Gorda

Laisley Crab House Restaurant Punta Gorda

Howards >>
70 North Indiana Avenue | Englewood
(Reservations accepted Tuesday – Saturday 11am – 9pm & Sunday – 11am – 9pm)

Howard's Restaurant

Obee’s Soup-Salad-Subs >>
240 S. Indiana Avenue | Englewood

Obees Soups Salads & Subs

Cody’s Original Roadhouse >>

1441 Tamiami Trail | Located inside the Port Charlotte Mall


This is a steakhouse but they also have a children’s menu. They serve lunch, dinner and cocktails and are know to have “Just Plain Good Food”

Abbes Lil Donut Nook>>

119 South Indiana Avenue – Just south of Dearborn Street | Englewood

Fabulous donuts and wonderful Apple Fritters

Blue Tequila >>

14525 Tamiami Trail | North Port

Great Mexican food with generous portions at a reasonable price. The serve lunch and dinner and have a full bar. Soon to be opening another location, Pink Tequila, on Toledo Blade.

Blue Tequila

La Stanza Ristorante >>
285 W. Dearborn Street | Englewood

Great Italian food with a full bar. Open for dinner only.

La Stanza

Beach Road Wine Bar & Bistro >>
1350 Beach Rd., Englewood, FL 34223

Beach Road Wine Bistro