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The Best Restaurants for Kids on Siesta Key

Siesta Key is a Great Place for a Family Vacation and this guide will help you dine in style.

You might be planning to spend all of your time on the beach or discovering the incredible family-friendly restaurants Siesta Key vacation has to offer for your upcoming family vacation. However, it's helpful to choose restaurants that are also enjoyable for kids.

While it could be tempting, the Siesta Key vacation offers many more activities than simply relaxing at your beachfront rental or by the pool or the beach. On a week-long vacation to Siesta Key, your family will have no trouble finding things to do that are kid-friendly.

Siesta Key Vacation – A Family-Friendly Beach Place

One of the best beaches in the world for families is Siesta Beach, which has everything you need, including lifeguards, shallow, quiet water, and clean water for swimmers of all ages. Tropical Breeze Resort is not far from the beach. If you have a car, you may drive there from our Siesta Key vacation beach resort in a short time, or you can use the brand-new, free Siesta Key Trolley, which travels directly there from Siesta Village.

You can visit Siesta Beach as often as you like while staying at our resort and see what it's like to spend the entire day there creating sandcastles, swimming in azure waters, playing volleyball, or drinking a drink under a beach umbrella. The beach concessions will maintain

your family's energy levels.

Picnic tables are available if you want to bring lunch, and a well-kept playground is accessible for kids if they want to take a break from the beach and play.

1. The Cottage

This restaurant is a foodie gem! With a laid back and family friendly atmosphere, the back courtyard provides an outdoor oasis. We've enjoyed everything from the standard fare, a great burger, to local specialties like their scallop dish. The atmosphere is fantastic and the menu is quite good. Try a specialty cocktail while the kids explore the patio or watch the live music.

2. Sun Garden Café

In Sun Garden Café’s relaxed, family-friendly garden restaurant, savor some genuinely excellent cuisine. To create our unique cuisine, we only use the finest locally grown fruit, fish caught in our waterways, farm-fresh eggs, and artisan goods from across the world.

Sun Garden Café is a perfect place to enjoy lunch and dinner when you visit Siesta Key. Besides the kid-friendly environment, the café is pet-friendly as well. They have everything you need, including strong traditions and wholesome selections. Enjoy a relaxing breakfast of banana pancakes, turn up the heat with a Sun Garden signature omelet, or indulge in the mouthwatering sweets their bakery bakes daily.

2. Turtle Beach Grill

Turtle Beach Grill has a large tiki patio across the street from a playground and Turtle's beach. We like to spend time at the playground, beach and maybe catch the sunset before walking over to eat. Moreover, you can enjoy the local marina and even take a boat ride with your family. This is a great place to start or end after a day out on the water.

Visit on weekends for a music night, enjoy the ambiance and amazing gulf breeze. They are famous for good burgers and an exceptional happy hour. The pretzels and queso are a crowd favorite, with stand out queso that is delicious on everything you order. Check out the menu and plan your visit.

3. Toasted Mango Café

Try some delectable and reasonably priced lodgings this café offers for another brunch option. There are numerous alternatives in this charming little café, including wraps, inventive salads, biscuits, and pancakes, among other delightful selections. It's challenging to resist returning to this café after your initial visit.

4. The Hub Baja Grill

With happy hour and live music 7 days a week, The Hub is a great option for your family vacation. Enjoy a tropical drink on the patio, or kick off your family vacation with fish tacos. While you drink and dine, live music will keep the whole family entertained. Conveniently located in the center of Siesta Key Village, its a perfect place people watch and get your bearings for local area. The heavenly atmosphere will keep you coming back to this favorite spot!

5. Captain Curt's Village

The tastiest clam chowder on the southern end of the east coast may be found at Captain Curt's Crab & Oyster Bar, one of Siesta Key's premier dining establishments in Captain Curt's Village. The welcoming atmosphere has a maritime flair, emphasized by the delicious crab delicacies and tranquil tiki bar. As they eat, customers can listen to live music at this restaurant.

Various seafood dishes are available, including fried oyster sandwiches, ribs and shrimp, crab cakes, and fish and chips made with Alaskan pollock. Try their baby back ribs, pork tenderloin, or prime rib if you like land-based dishes. There is also a menu for children.

6. Spearfish Grille

Want to enjoy grilled fish at the restaurant near the beach? Come and visit spearfish. It is a perfect place to enjoy delicious lunch or dinner with your family. There are kid games such as corn hole/big bag toss. The restaurant offers a kids' menu and live music. You will have an authentic laid back experience in this restaurant.

7. Daiquiri Deck

Daiquiri Deck South Siesta Key, which is only a short distance from Crescent Beach, is one of the best Siesta Key restaurants for savoring top-notch seafood. Chef John Hentschl prepares each dish to guarantee the most outstanding flavors in every bite as guests unwind in a chic and modern setting. They also feature a large oyster bar and live music.

Your family will appreciate starting with one of their many delectable appetizers to share. Of course, one of their most well-known meals is their seafood mac & cheese. Additionally, you can add your preferred toppings to a cheese pizza or a deck sandwich. Order a frozen daiquiri in a keepsake cup.


After a long day at the beach or exploring the island's shore, Siesta Key vacation has a wide selection of restaurants. Many provide picturesque ocean views, setting them apart from eateries you might find at home. The most incredible family-friendly places should have fun settings, excellent service, and delicious meals for the whole family.

If you decide to visit this vacation spot book your rental at Siesta Key Rental Properties.

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