Public golf courses
7671 The Park Blvd, University Park (941) 355-3888
1000 Circus Blvd, Sarasota (941) 955-8097
1552 Palm View Rd, Sarasota (941) 371-3680
Boat rental is available for renting a boat and using our Longboat Key Villa’s private boat dock. Arrangements can be made in advance, but you must personally go in to Cannons to sign documents and pick-up the boat.
6040 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key (941) 383-1311
They offer half day and full day rentals:
- for a 7 day rental, you pay for 5 and get 7 days
- for a 14 day rental, you pay for 10 and get 14 days
- for a 30 day rental, you pay for 15 and get 30 days
Longboat Key Public Tennis Center
590 Bay Isles Road, LBK, 941-316-8367
- 10 soft clay courts
- Specialized teaching court
- Daily organized events
- Teaching professionals
- Match making service
The Town of Longboat Key is a barrier island with the Gulf of Mexico to the west and Sarasota Bay to the east. The parks and beaches on the Key are some of the most beautiful in the world. Residents, visitors, and animals alike are captivated by the natural beauty of Longboat Key. Many activities are available for all to enjoy.
- Bayfront Park Recreation Center, 4052 Gulf of Mexico Drive
- Bicentennial Park, 2730 Gulf of Mexico Drive
- Joan M Durante Park, 5550 Gulf of Mexico Drive
- Quick Point Nature Preserve, 100 Gulf of Mexico Drive
- Overlook Park, 101 Gulf of Mexico Drive
Pattigeorge’s Restaurant, 4120 Gulf of Mexico Dr, (941) 383-5111
Pattigeorge’s draws its culinary inspiration from coastlines around the globe, bringing together American regional favorites, Italian traditions, exotic Asian flavors and exciting Caribbean and Latin American nuances. Combined with the great seafood bounty of our own local waters, grilled and barbecued meats, sizzling stir-frys, crisp greens and house baked desserts, PG’s offers guests a way of eating designed to please modern palates. PG’s cares deeply about quality and freshness in all of its dishes.
Euphemia Haye, 5540 Gulf of Mexico Dr, (941) 383-3633
Longboat Key is known as a beach-lover’s paradise on Florida’s west coast, but it is also home to one of the finest and most romantic restaurants in the country — Euphemia Haye. Upstairs at the Haye Loft, you’ll find the best live music Sarasota and Anna Maria locals have already discovered. Chef owned and operated since 1980, Euphemia Haye Restaurant, is locally thought of as the best restaurant in Sarasota. Located inside a historic, wooden cottage, Euphemia Haye is hidden amongst a scenic “jungle” of tropical greenery where palm trees are studded in twinkly lights and birds of paradise are blooming.
Blue Dolphin Café, 5370 Gulf of Mexico Dr, (941) 383-3787
The Blue Dolphin Cafe is located on historic St. Armands Circle in Sarasota, Florida and the tropical reaches of Longboat Key. We are an intimate, fun cafe serving breakfast and lunch daily. During the winter season, December through April we are open for Friday evening dinners. Our menu consists of freshly prepared breakfast and lunch fare with daily specials prepared by our Culinary Institute graduates.
The Lazy Lobster is a seafood restaurant that’s adult and kid friendly. It offers outdoor seating, takes reservations, and also offers late night dining.
Dry Dock Waterfront, 412 Gulf of Mexico Dr, (941) 383-0102
The Dry Dock Waterfront Grill features casual indoor & outdoor dining overlooking Sarasota Bay. Known for having one of the freshest grouper sandwiches on Florida ’s West Coast and awesome char-grilled burgers, the Dry Dock is popular with locals, professional athletes, celebrities, and visitors to Longboat. And what’s not to love? From the waterfront patio, the view of Sarasota Bay is obstructed only by shady coconut palm fronds and pelicans hanging out on pilings. You’ll enjoy the same panoramic view and food indoors, but you’ll get the added entertainment of watching the dumbwaiter bring food up and down. The Dry Dock is conveniently located at the south end of Longboat Key at the Boathouse Marina.
Chart House, 201 Gulf of Mexico Dr, (941) 383-5593
For more than 50 years, Chart House has redefined the ideal dining experience. With 29 waterfront and showcase locations ranging from the historic to the unforgettable, Chart House restaurants specialize in dazzling views, unique cuisine and exceptional service. From fresh fish specialties to succulent steaks, the renowned chefs of Chart House have tailored a menu that adds a unique touch to local flavors.