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The Best Waterfront Dining in Gulfport

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Is there a better way to enjoy a meal in Tampa Bay than on the water? We have put together some of the best waterfront dining places in the Gulfport area for you to experience!

This list is perfect for someone wanting to overlook the water or glance from a short distance from the good views, good times, and good food! Make sure to subscribe to UNATION to see all the different waterfront dining go-to’s around the Tampa Bay area!

📷 O'Maddy's Bar & Grille

If you’re looking for a fun experience in a unique atmosphere, O’Maddy’s Bar & Grille was designed for someone like you to come as you are! It offers indoor and outdoor seating and a great atmosphere overlooking the water and pier.

Their menu offers everything from appetizers, salads, delicious steaks, and fresh Gulf seafood. There are so many local food favorites to count on the menu, such as the O’Maddy’s Famous Beef on Weck aka “The RBK!,” but the Jalapeno Mac & Cheese is a must side to devour while you are there for a visit.

Let’s just say, you won’t go home hungry after stopping by.

Monday | 11AM–3AM
Tuesday | 11AM–3AM
Wednesday | 8AM–3AM
Thursday | 11AM–3AM
Friday | 11AM–3PM
Saturday | 11AM–3AM
Sunday | 8AM–3AM

📍5405  Shore Blvd S, Gulfport, FL 33707

Great food, great waterfront view, and great specials! Be sure to check out The Tiki Bar & Grill! Every day, something is going on at The Tiki Bar & Grill, whether it live music, happy hour specials, or Taco Tuesday!

The Tiki Bar offers indoor and outdoor seatings along the waterfront with a draft beer selection, featuring great tacos, sandwiches, salads, rice bowls, and delicious key lime pie! 

Daily | 11AM–9PM

📍5519 Shore Blvd S, Gulfport, FL 33707

Love the view of Boca Ciega Bay and the Gulfport Casino? Across the way lies the waterfront restaurant, Neptune Grill. Here you will have a relaxing view with some of the best food in Gulfport!

Neptune Grill has a wide selection of fresh seafood with Mediterranean and Greek dishes to offer. To make it even better, all the food is homemade and cooked to order fresh! Come out to Neptune Grill by land or by sea to have a good time and enjoy a drink by the beautiful waters.

Fido is welcome to tag along too!

Sunday | 11AM–7PM
Monday | 12PM–9PM
Tuesday | 12PM–9PM
Wednesday | 12PM–9PM
Thursday | 12PM–9PM
Friday | 12PM–9PM
Saturday | 12PM–9PM

📍5501 Shore Blvd, Gulfport, FL 33707

Palm trees, great food, the beautiful water, it can’t get much better than that! Come out and enjoy a menu of all things and a cold drink…or a bucket of tropical bliss!

In addition to the ground level of Caddy’s, there is a second story that offers a panoramic view of the Boca Ciega Bay and downtown which is amazing for sunsets! Make sure you stay up to date with Caddy’s Gulfport for drink and food specials daily!

Sunday | 11AM–9PM
Monday | 11AM–9PM
Tuesday | 11AM–9PM
Wednesday | 11AM–9PM
Thursday | 11AM–9PM
Friday | 11AM–11PM
Saturday | 11AM–11PM

📍3128 Beach Blvd S, Gulfport, FL 33707

One of Gulfport’s newest additions on the water, Salty’s has so much to offer as a hit local hangout! The indoor bar area of Salty’s hosts video games, pool tables, dartboards, and flat screens for all the sports fans out there!

On the outdoor patio and seating areas, you will find the open waterfront view with the best view for a picture-worthy sunset!

Every day there are live music artists that come in to give you a show! There is no food served, however, they do allow food delivery from other local Gulfport restaurants. Come by to get a cocktail and enjoy the breeze to put you at ease!

Sunday | 12PM–11PM
Monday | 1PM–1AM
Tuesday | 1PM–1AM
Wednesday | 1PM–1AM
Thursday | 1PM–1AM
Friday | 12PM–2AM
Saturday | 12PM–2AM

📍5413 Shore Blvd S, Gulfport, FL 33707

The Best Waterfront Spots in Gulfport

Excited about exploring different dining in Tampa Bay? Let us know your favorite by tagging @StuffToDoInTampaBay on Instagram and Facebook!

Meggan Thomas

Meggan Thomas

Meggan is a blogger and author for the Stuff to Do in Tampa Bay City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Tampa Bay area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinTampaBay on Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, Pinterest, and TikTok.

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