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But First, Brunch!

One of the best meals is brunch. The late-morning (ok, early afternoon) tradition of brunching has reached a peak in popularity which means lots of choices: So we've done the research for you: Here’s some of our favorite spots around town! Each location offers an incredible mimosa selection PLUS incredible cuisine from their various menus. Bottoms up! 

Mean Dean’s Local Kitchen

Sunday Brunch is offered every Sunday 11am to 3pm (excluding major holidays). Mimosas include: Classic, Elderflower, Hibiscus & Lavender, and Blackberry! Here are some of our fav dishes:

First, the Bananas Foster French Toast—French toast topped with flamed-to-order bananas foster!

Where are the pulled pork lovers? Try the Pulled Pork Benedict—Espresso rubbed, rum soaked pork served on an English muffin topped with a poached egg and homemade hollandaise…need we say more?

We can not recommend the Arctic Timber Bagel enough. Enjoy a chilled cedar plank salmon, topped with basil-dijon aioli, diced red onions, and capers. Served with cream cheese and an everything bagel!

Of course we have to mention the Chicken & Waffles. Delicious fried ranch seasoned chicken breast served over a candied bacon waffle. Then, topped with diced green onions with a side of spicy maple syrup.

August Date Night and Wine Dinners on the Suncoast!

Partner in crime bottle of wine = guaranteed good time!

We love a good date night! One where the food is incredible, the vibes are romantic, and the drinks are delicious. The Suncoast is made up of locally owned and operated restaurants that know how to make every date night one to remember. We’ve put together a list of some of the best spots in town and some of their upcoming events!

Harry’s Continental Kitchens 

Harry’s Continental Kitchens restaurant on Longboat Key is fine dining at its best! Stop in any night for an incredibly relaxed atmosphere and enjoy their award winning menu. This month they are hosting TWO wine dinners that would make the perfect DATE NIGHT!

The first is Harry’s French Feast Wine Dinner. Taking place Wednesday, August 10th 2022, at 6:30pm.

View the menu here 

$109.00 per person.

The second wine dinner is Harry’s Going Down Under Wine Dinner. Taking place on Thursday August 18th, 2022, at 6:30pm! Harry’s Continental Kitchens’ sommeliers Harry Christensen and Hal Christensen along with Nicole Hollister, from Winebow Pioneer Division, invite you to a wonderful night of wine, food, and fun!

View the menu here

Summer Happy Hour & Specials

If it were up to us, every hour would be happy hour! Thankfully this summer our Member Restaurants feel the same way! We have incredible summer promotions happening on our Suncoast that we can’t wait to share!

Summer Sippin' on The Suncoast!

 

 

Michael’s On East

 

​​Located at 1212 S. East Avenue in Midtown Plaza, the iconic fine dining restaurant is currently taking dinner reservations from 5:00pm to 8:30 pm Tuesday –Thursday and Friday & Saturday 5:00–9:00 pm.

[The Dish] Spend Independence Day 2022 just like an ORIGINAL

There is nothing quite like spending the Fourth of July here on the Suncoast! You can find so many things to do from food, fireworks, and tons of fun. We’ve put a list together of some of our must-dos! This is how you can spend Independence Day just like an ORIGINAL!

Fourth of July on the Suncoast

 

Manatee County Celebrations

The Sandbar Seafood and Spirits on Anna Maria Island will kick off the Independence Day Weekend early on Saturday, July 2 at 9PM with the largest fireworks display they have ever had!

The fireworks will be visible all along the Anna Maria beach and watching them is free! The Sanbar restaurant will be open normal hours, 11AM to 10PM and remember – they don’t take reservations so be sure to stop by and put your name in early. 

For those wanting an elevated experience, Sandbar is hosting a Sparkling Good Time, a ticketed VIP event, July 2nd from 6-10PM in the Grand Pavilion, adjacent to the restaurant. This event includes reserved dinner seating with a delectable selection of fresh food, an open bar, a champagne toast, special beach seating for the fireworks, a gift bag and valet parking. 

Mother's Day at Mattison's

 
 MOTHER’S DAY WITH MATTISON’S! WIN A SPA GIFT CARD OR MATTISON’S GIFT CARDSpoil the Moms you love with Mattison’s!
All Mattison’s Restaurants will be open for Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 9th.
Thank your mother for all she has done, especially over the last year.
Our chefs are excited to create special Mother’s Day menus for the moms in your life to enjoy!

Anyone who dines at Mattison’s on Mother’s Day may enter to win a $100 Sirius Day Spa Gift Card or a $100 Mattison’s Gift Card. Must be 18 or older to enter. 

Menus

Mattison’s Riverwalk Grille  |  Mattison’s Forty-One  |  Mattison’s City Grille

Call today to reserve your socially distanced table for Mother’s Day.

Mattison’s City Grille 941-330-0440

Mattison’s Riverwalk Grille 941-896-9660

Mattison’s Forty-One 941-921-3400

We are offering dine-in, to go and curbside pick up.

 

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