Located on Anna Maria Island is the beautiful Bradenton Beach. Boasting stunning beaches off the Gulf Coast, this small Floridian city is popular for relaxing vacations and with plenty of dog friendly accommodation and restaurants, you can bring your pup along for some fun! There is only one veterinary clinic located on the Island, but if you have an emergency, there are over 10 on the mainland in Bradenton.
For vacationers heading to Bradenton Beach, you can enjoy a comfortable stay at Tradewinds Beach Resort. With a warm and tropical style, you can arrange a cottage apartment to stay in with your pup for an additional fee. Close to the beach, you will also find Anna Maria Island Dream Inn. You can bring dogs weighing up to 20Ibs, with an additional fee for each pup. Who said vacations where just for people; now your furry friend can enjoy a break from the city with you!
Of course, you will also find that Bradenton Beach has a great choice of dog friendly eateries you can try. The Gulf Drive Café has a fun Tiki Hut theme, with plenty of delicious food to enjoy, as well as having beachfront tables where your dog can relax. If you are looking for a sweet treat, Joe’s Eats and Sweets is the place to be. You can try their homemade ice cream, as well as other tasty desserts. Plus, there are several dog friendly tables, so you and your pup can enjoy the Floridian sun!
At Bradenton Beach, you will find lots of accommodation
options to choose from that welcome your pup. For example, the Queen’s Gate
Resort will provide you with a comfortable stay when you are in town and you
can bring two pets to stay with you for an additional fee. The Tortuga Inn
Beach Resort will also make sure you have a pleasant stay with your furry
friend and you can even enjoy beautiful views of the Gulf. With special pet
friendly rooms, be sure to book your spot into advance. You can bring two pups
weighing up to 35Ib for an additional fee. Now you don’t have to leave your dog
Finding dog friendly restaurants can be a problem, but not in South Bradenton Beach! There is something to suit everyone’s taste with outdoor seating to accommodate your pup. The Bridge Tender Inn and Dockside Bar is pawsome for you and your dog, with a menu you can both enjoy. While you enjoy some delicious food, your dog can also tuck into one of their doggy burgers and have a refreshing bowl of water. If you love Italian food, check out Oma’s Pizza and Italian Restaurant. This place is sure not to disappoint, with freshly made pizzas and tasty pasta dishes. Plus, they have a few dog friendly tables on the patio, so your dog can come along too.
If you travel north from Bradenton Beach for only 2.1 miles, you will reach South Holmes Beach. This is a pawsome place to have a fun day out with your pup! The Holmes Beach Dog Park at Central Park will get your pup’s tail wagging, with fenced areas for small and large dogs to exercise and roam free. What better place to make some new furry friends? There is also drinking water available for your panting pup when it is warm outside. When you fancy something to eat, you can enjoy some homemade food from Scott’s Deli. For lunch, there are plenty of wraps and sandwiches to choose from, as well as baked cookies and other sweet treats for a snack. Your dog doesn’t have to miss out either, since there are outside tables where they can join you.
Holmes Beach isn’t far away from Bradenton Beach and you will find lots of nice places to bring your pup for a bite to eat. If you love seafood, drop into Hurricane Hank’s. But, they also have a great menu with American favorites. There are several outdoor tables, which means your pup can sit with you. The Ugly Grouper also welcomes dogs on the outdoor patio, where there is often live music. For dinner, why not check out the Feast Restaurant? This place is dog friendly with four tables outside, as well as serving some fun and delicious dishes you can try – Bone-a-petit!
Only a short trip away, you will find the City of Anna Maria. For a real treat, don’t miss out on the Donut Experiment. This place creates delicious and creative donuts you won’t find anywhere else. It can be busy, but there are several tables available where you can bring you pup along . Just don’t forget a treat for your furry friend too! You can also enjoy great views over the bay at the Waterfront Restaurant of Anna Maria. Not only is there tasty lobster, crab cakes and other dishes to choose from, but your pup can join you at outdoor shaded seats and watch the world go by or enjoy a nap.