Smack Dab On The Gulf
Just one visit to Sharky's and you'll understand why after 35 years and counting, it has become a Venice-area landmark. Voted Florida's best beach bar in 2013, 2018, and 2019 enjoy the sunshine while enjoying a cool drink. Located in the Shark's Tooth Capital of the world and nestled at the base of the famed Venice Fishing Pier, our beach-front restaurant offers a stunning view of the Gulf of Mexico.
We hope you enjoy the best of Florida's Gulf Coast, including our delicious seafood, frozen drinks and outstanding service. Sharky's On The Pier offers a fun, festive atmosphere. Enjoy the sunshine, a sunset, or live music under a star-filled night sky. We'd love to have you, whether you're a Sarasota native, visiting family, or just on vacation in Venice, FL.
Venice is a city in Sarasota County, Florida, United States. The city includes what locals call "Venice Island", a portion of the mainland that is accessed via bridges over the artificially created Intracoastal Waterway. The city is located in Southwest Florida. As of the 2020 Census, the city had a population of 25,463. Venice is part of the North Port–Sarasota–Bradenton metropolitan statistical area.
Very popular beach side restaurant and bar with a great vibe. Be prepared to wait to find parking and for a table inside or out especially on weekends. The service is friendly and swift, the food was terrific as usual.. clam chowder, fried shrimp, salad, chicken fingers. A little expensive but worth it!
Hands down the best beach bar and restaurant I have ever been to. We stopped there after renting bikes from Kind Vibes Outfitters. We had shrimp nachos and really good locally made non-alcoholic beer. If I didn
This is an excellent place for dinner. We ate here while on vacation. The service is impeccable. The food was amazing. There was a live band which made for an awesome atmosphere. It