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Sharky's On The Pier

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1600 Harbor Dr S, Venice, FL 34285-3700
+1 941-488-1456
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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cherry hill
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247 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have been here 7 weeks and decided after a long bike ride to have an early dinner here and check out Sharkey's. The server was very friendly and efficient but the food is mediocre and overpriced. My burger was overdone and my wife's salad only had a few overcooked shrimp. We waited over a half hour to get in... More 

Thank kod
Horntown, Virginia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

this is a fun place. the foo id good but not cheap. it is.smack dab on the gulf so location is everything.

Thank carole s
Rockford, Michigan
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257 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our family has been coming here for 20 years and once again Sharky's delivered. Always great, fresh seafood and a fun atmosphere. The restaurant has really grown over the years but they continue to pump out great food in a nice ocean front setting with beautiful sunsets. Service was once again very good. Keep up the good work!

Thank BigDaddy3859
Columbus, Ohio
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a fun place right on the beach. I suggest sitting right at the outside bar if you are alone or with a small group. The bartenders are very good and work well together to entertain the customers. Grab a few drinks and some apps and you are all sey!

Thank dwvonfischer
Punta Gorda, Florida
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444 reviews
261 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great place to eat and enjoy the beach and pier. Very good food, local fish a must try. Can get crowded but worth the wait. Outside seating is next to the beach and water. Service is good, and prices are what you would expect for the area.

Thank Kris D
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great menu and food. It's right on the beach and while you wait to be seated you can take a walk out on the pier. Sometimes there is live entertainment. Don't miss this place.

Thank Kathy G
Downers Grove, Illinois
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70 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We came with two other couples for lunch. The wait was under 30 minutes and it was worth it. The weather was beautiful so we were able to enjoy lovely views of the beach as well as the pier. The food was very good as was the service. The only problem was that my husband is handicapped and while the... More 

Thank SAS707
Terre Haute, Indiana
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We enjoyed the sunset, but still had quite a wait for seating after that. Food was really good, but sitting inside was crowded and noisy. I would choose this restaurant when I could sit outside...I think that would make it much better. Our waitress was nice, but it was so busy she didn't have much time for refills or any... More 

Thank Jan J
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Sharkeys is a casual dining restaurant, with beautiful sunsets, good service and good food. They also have music on certain nights. One thing to remember you can't book and the line ups can be long

Thank Janetgray
Cornwall Bridge, Connecticut
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food, reasonably priced very busy place right on the beach, no reservations but no worries grab a drink and watch the sunset while u wait.

Thank Rita7758

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
American, Bar, Seafood
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1600 Harbor Dr S, Venice, FL 34285-3700
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-488-1456

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?