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Chart House

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201 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-4022 (Longboat Club)
+1 941-383-5593
04:30 - 09:30
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Sun 16:30 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 04:30 - 09:30
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had to reserve a day in advance and got a table with beautiful views of the water, birds and dolphins. The food was good and satisfying, not spectacular. We all liked the kim chee calimari. We definitely would order that again. The wait person, Alina, was friendly, charming and informed.

Thank Gina C
Oxford, Michigan
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4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a table for 6 with a beautiful view of the water and dolphins swimming. Our server David was the best and made for a great experience. Appetizers, lobster bisque and entrees were delicious. By far our best dinner of our stay.

Thank gschassbur
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We've eaten at the Chart House for the last 15-20 years and always enjoy the restaurant. Good service, good food, the view of the New Pass is always interesting.

Thank Dusty3003
West Lafayette, Indiana
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This has to be the best, by far, Early Bird dining on Long Boat Island!!! Not only great food at incredibly discounted prices but also the fabulous Salad Bar is included!!! We have always had great service!

Thank abpruett
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100 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wasn't too excited about going here because the Chart House is a national chain and my dining memories of prior dinners weren't anything special. I was pleasantly surprised by the fine cuisine we were served- all fresh seafood- crab/avacado tower, calimari, coconut shrimp, king crab legs, grouper, etc... Everything was quite good and the menu was much more creative... More 

Thank seaandski4us
Bradenton, Florida
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Chart House on the New Jersey waterfront with spectacular views of Manhattan was the favorite restaurant for me and my late husband. I always ordered the prime rib dinner because few restaurants other than steak houses offer this top quality dish at a reasonable price. Everything at Chart House is consistently top quality: vegetables, desserts etc. I was, therefore... More 

Thank Judy5569
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sometimes you don't want to think, you just want to be assured a great meal! Well this location measures up on my list! Salad bar, Steaks, wines... just can't miss! Kristen is always a delight! Oh and sometimes we eat at the bar, but always with a reservation! Always a favorite dinner location!!! Thank you!

Thank Swttp
New Hampshire
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently visited the Chart House with a large group. We sat out side and had a great view of the bay. Most of the people ordered off the early dinner appetizer menu and enjoyed sampling different offers. We ordered off the early dinner entree menu that included the salad bar with our entree. We had salmon and prime rib and... More 

Thank LoveVacationsFromNH
Richmond, Chicago
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As usual the scenery was beautiful and the food excellent. During season it is equally important to provide ample parking and we enjoyed our lovely afternoon.

Thank DebbiJ
Vancouver, Canada
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have written a review or two before this. I love the Charthouse. Love the bar staff. Kristin was our server this last time. She is great. Love the fire cracker shrimp. The view is fabulous if you sit where you can see it. Do wish the bar was more exposed to the view but you can sit outside or... More 

Thank Annemette J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 50
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
04:30 - 09:30
04:30 - 09:30
04:30 - 09:30
04:30 - 09:30
04:30 - 09:30
04:30 - 09:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-4022
    (Longboat Club)
  • Public Transportation: In front of restaurant on Gulf of Mexico Drive
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Longboat Key
  • Phone Number: +1 941-383-5593
Located just west of Sarasota on beautiful Longboat Key, Chart House boasts a dramatic interior décor that almost outshines its stunning view of the Gulf of Mexico. Combine the extraordinary setting with outstanding cuisine, & it’s not hard to see why this tropical retreat is a longtime favorite. Since 1961, Chart House has been dedicated to providing the ideal dining experience. With 29 historic, waterfront & showcase locations across the U.S., Chart House offers spectacular views & exceptional service that you’re sure to enjoy. From signature fish specialties and seafood to succulent steaks, our renowned chefs have tailored a menu to complement local cuisine while introducing a hint of the exotic. Choose from our famous entrées such as Macadamia Crusted Mahi, Miso Glazed Salmon & our slow-roasted Prime Rib. We also offer a daily selection of fresh fish, an extensive collection of fine wines and our famous Hot Chocolate Lava Cake. Fabulous happy hour and patio!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?