Smack Dab On The Gulf
Just one visit to Sharky's and you'll understand why after 35 years and counting, it has become a Venice-area landmark. Voted Florida's Best Beach Bar in 2013, 2018, and 2019, soak in the sunshine and dine in relaxed style while sipping a refreshingly cool beverage. Located in the Shark's Tooth Capital of the world and nestled at the base of the famed Venice Fishing Pier, our beach-front restaurant offers a stunning view of the Gulf of Mexico.
We truly hope you enjoy our well-loved seafood, fantastic frozen drinks, outstanding service and all that represents the very best of Florida's Gulf Coast. Sharky's On The Pier offers a fun, festive atmosphere. Enjoy the sunshine, a sunset, or live music under a star-filled night sky. We'd love to have you, whether you're a Sarasota native, visiting family, or just on vacation in Venice, FL.
Venice is a city in Sarasota County, Florida, United States. The city includes what locals call "Venice Island", a portion of the mainland that is accessed via bridges over the artificially created Intracoastal Waterway. The city is located in Southwest Florida. As of the 2020 Census, the city had a population of 25,463. Venice is part of the North Port–Sarasota–Bradenton metropolitan statistical area.