Backwaters On Sand Key

Waterfront Grill & Tavern

A truly unique dining experience with a great blend of American favorites as well as fresh catch seafoods.  Dine along our waterfront or inside our dining room and tavern.

Our Delicious Story
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Great Food In A Relaxed Setting

We have had the pleasure of serving serving locals and visitors in and around the Tampa Bay area for over twenty years.

We serve a unique selection of seafood and American favorites for lunch and dinner in a relaxed waterfront tavern setting.  Incredible nightly favorites and specials ensures something different with every visit.

Featured Menu Items

Fresh From the Grill

View our Full Menu to see all menu selections.

steak dinner

Butter Blackened New York Strip

Our famous and most popular steak - 14 oz. - Suggested rare to medium only - Our top seller!

Grouper dinner

Grouper Dinner

Always fresh caught gulf grouper. Served with two sides at Market price.

seafood pasta dinner

Margherita Seafood Pasta

Shrimp, Scallops, Fresh Mozzarella, Basil, Tomatoes, Garlic and Extra Virgin Olive Oil over Spaghetti

burger dinner

Anniversary Bistro Burger

The ultimate gourmet burger was created on our 10th anniversary in 2010. It became a hit!

fish dinner

Fishermans Platter With Hogfish

Served with three Scallops, three Shrimp, and two sides.

tuna salad

Tuna Salad With Seasonal Fruit

Our homemade tuna salad made using only FRESH Ahi tuna with oranges, red onion, craisons - made fresh daily

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They All Love Us

We strive to be the best.  In our food, our service, and our staff, our goal is to ensure that every guest is completely satisfied.  It shows in our reviews and what people say.  Feel free to browse our reviews on your favorite review sites.

"Wow!! I can’t say enough about this place."
- Marilyn S.
"Awesome food. Super friendly staff. Some of the best shrimp..."
- Sonya T.
"Absolutely exactly what we wanted. Great service, great staff, great seafood."
- Brett N.
"We had amazing food!! The menu is so diverse."
- Terrise C.