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Hurricane Hanks

5346 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1766
+1 941-778-5788
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“potato skins” (7 reviews)
“wings” (30 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5346 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1766
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1 - 10 of 682 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Arrived with a group of 16 & the hostess looked at us and said "do we look like we could accommodate you?" Enough said. We left.More

Thank GThreeGirls
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Hello GThreeGirls I am very sorry to hear about your experience. Our restaurant is relatively small so it can be challenging to accommodate large parties such as the one you describe. That being said, our staff are required to communicate with all our customers in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a nice evening spot, great bartenders and good prices. Love the peel and eat gulf shrimp! This is a good quieter casul spot most evenings for an after work meetup or date night.

Thank Amanda C
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Hi Amanda Thanks for your kind words! We appreciate your review and look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My party of six visited ate here. The margaritas were some of the best we've had. We also had potato skins for appetizers that were sooo good. All of our meals were great as well. We had grouper sandwiches, lobster mac and cheese and crab...More

Thank Rachel H
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Hi Rachel, We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed yourselves at Hanks! We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the food so much we came back 2 times over a 4 day period. The disappointing thing is they advertise craft beer. We love craft beer and they only have 2 craft beers on tap. They have the normal commercial beers, but just...More

Thank boatlift
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Hi Boatlift Thanks for your review. We are in the process of updating our beer taps, with a focus on more local craft breweries. We do have several craft options in the bottle or can, so I apologize if that wasn't communicated to you. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had planned on eating somewhere else but when those plans fell thru we decided to wander in and have dinner here. We were pleasantly surprised. I had the Grouper Tacos and they were perfect, actually the table next to us saw mine and also ordered...More

Thank Amanda B
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Hi Amanda Thanks for your comments. I'm very glad to hear that you enjoyed your meals. We will remind our staff to promptly address tables upon arrival. We hope to see you again in the near future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bartender and waitress have Zero people skills. You do Not Stare down your customers to make them feel very uncomfortable. I have been going here for Years.. never have I felt so unwanted in a restaurant in all my life. Could not wait for the...More

Thank harleyd73
Ben C, Manager at Hurricane Hanks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi harleyd73. Sorry to hear your experience with our staff wasn't exceptional. We have kept all the same staff so your experience should not have changed. If you can contact us we would be happy to hear more about your experience so we can ensure...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by a local merchant and we were not disappointed. My wife had the shrimp basket and I had the original burger. Both were excellent and the service was prompt and friendly. The place was packed on a weeknight. This was our first visit but...More

1  Thank FPCHAP
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Not one of my favorites on the island. Average food , prices are high for what it is. Much better options on the island that have much better food.

1  Thank Chris G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Dined here yesterday. Large portions. The fried shrimp, hot crispy fries, and delicious coleslaw along with a raspberry cooler were delicious! Waiter Darwin was great and quick with the service and food. I felt comfortable as a single diner in a warm, friendly and casual...More

Thank amstar23
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Hi Amstar23 We appreciate your comments! I appreciate you recognizing the service that Darwin provides. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 21 May 2017

Fantastic food at reasonable prices. My wife had the shrimp and I had meatloaf. Both meals were excellent. Half of the patrons were locals and the wait staff knew all of them by name. Very deceptive front of the restaurant. Great menu choices and will...More

Thank James H
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Carolyn K
Do you offer gluten free food?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5346 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1766
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Anna Maria Island  >  Holmes Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 941-778-5788
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