Place Category: Dining and Beverages
The Crow’s Nest Restaurant & Marina, Venice’s Waterfront Landmark since 1976. We are committed to hospitality and strive to please every guest, every day. Visit our upstairs dining room, porch and bar overlooking the water for lunch and dinner daily. Cozy/casual experience downstairs in our Tavern, a dark wood-paneled pub serving it’s own unique menu, raw bar specials and ice cold beverages. Our Marina offers overnight dockage and facilities up to 140′; high-speed ValvTech gas and diesel pumps and all the supplies you need for a day (or week) on the water. Rent our all-electric Duffy gondola boats, one and two person kayaks, paddleboards and bicycles.
Crow’s Nest History
Back in the 1970’s, this prime spot on the South Jetty was home to the Tarpon Center Marina. Steve Harner, our original owner, opened up a sandwich shop upstairs, serving the yet-to-be famous Fish Sandwich, our classic Reuben, burgers, and 50 cent beers. Now, over 40 years later, The Crow’s Nest Restaurant & Marina is home to a gorgeous dining room overlooking the water, second floor porch dining, our pub-style Tavern downstairs and a full-service Maria. We still strive to live up to our mission statement: Great people committed to hospitality and striving to please every guest, every day.
Hosting a small rehearsal dinner? Special anniversary party? Buiness presentation?
In our totally private dining room we can accommodate your group of 14 in quiet comfort.
Minimum charges apply/call (941) 484-9551 for full details and booking.