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Star Fish Company

12306 46th Ave W, Cortez, FL 34215, Cortez Village, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34215
+1 941-778-5018
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (22 reviews)
“cheese grits” (17 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (20 reviews)
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American, Seafood
££ - £££
12306 46th Ave W, Cortez, FL 34215, Cortez Village, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34215
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1 - 10 of 254 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

SCALLOPS! Mic drop. Seriously fresh seafood, not fancy, but food and view is worth a million dollars!

Thank Cynthia R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just about every restaurant in the Bradenton area that serves seafood will tell you just how fresh their food is. OK that's good. But one trip to Starfish Company and you will see the definition of fresh. The food, served in plain white boxes, is...More

Thank opsac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a unique eating venue. It is on a boat dock. Seated at picnic tables outside. They have wonderful grouper meals. Basically grouper, fries, and hush puppies. It is usually very crowded and there may be a wait time. Customers stand in line to...More

Thank Tecumseh_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoy the casual atmosphere and the employees are very nice. They are not money hunger like others and fake. They know the food that they give us is good. The drinks are very inexpensive too. We have been going here every time we visit...More

Thank M M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been wanting to check out the Starfish. Can get very crowded in season. Finally got there for lunch. Order at the window and they bring the food out in cartons. Soda is served in a can. We had calamari, peel and eat shrimp, seafood...More

Thank Brutus L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located on the dock ! Food cannot be more fresh !! The grouper is fantastic. A great find .the soups are well prepared and you can take home some fresh fish from there seafood store .

Thank James F
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Tremendous wait in line to order then for food all the while being attacked and bitten by bugs. My son was eaten alive. The food wasn't bad but the overall experience was terrible. The order taker pretty much told us to shove it-I wish we...More

1  Thank ansully
Reviewed 4 August 2017

If you want fresh seafood at a local place, this is it. Not fancy, but that's why you go. You order at the register, sit down and your food comes in a box, which just adds to its charm. All outdoor seating with nice views...More

Thank Cindy E
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Anything fried is bland (no salt even), the hush puppies are also pretty bland other than the sweetness of the cornbread they're made with. (We come from central Texas - much better hush puppies there!) Tarter sauce was good which made me happy so I...More

Thank megsarai
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Very casual. Perfect for that long day at the beach. Plan to stand in line to order. We went a little before 5:00 in hopes of getting a shaded table and beating the rush after reading plenty of reviews. We did beat the rush and...More

Thank Vacationers422
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10 July 2017|
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Response from BongoB | Reviewed this property |
Don't remember seeing a park close by. Only noticed the smell in the front of the restaurant and walking through it to get to the dock where you place your order. The shrimp was really good.
Oliver B
13 May 2017|
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Response from CazilleFamily | Reviewed this property |
Menu THE STAR FISH MARKET 'CHALKBOARD'‎ All onion in s pes pound subpect to avalibal Grupes 15.95 Lilet Mullet 2.50 Lile Stone Ceal Scallops 7.50 - 13.95 Snappes 7.50 - 15.95 Lile Shrimp 9.00 - 14.95 Oysters 5.00... More
15 March 2017|
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Response from CornGrower | Reviewed this property |
No raw bar at that time
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12306 46th Ave W, Cortez, FL 34215, Cortez Village, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34215
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Anna Maria Island  >  Holmes Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 941-778-5018
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