Venice: Hot Dogs & Cool Surfers

"Anita's Sandcastle" in Venice

Anita's Sandcastle in Venice, Florida

If you are touring the region between Sarasota and Port Charlotte and are experiencing slight pangs of hunger—don't panic, hot dogs are nearby.

Anita's Sandcastle, an insider's tip among hot dog fans, is located at the northern end of Venice.

Try one of the "Belly Busters" with all the fixings and you will understand where this hot dog got its name.

The few wooden tables on the patio are always frequented. Many locals regularly meet at Anita's Sandcastle to enjoy a hot dog.

Anita's Sandcastle is located right at the Venice Inlet waterway. On windy days, many surfers brave the waves around the rocks that face the Gulf of Mexico. Spectators on the mainland enjoy watching their performance from cars, rocks or park benches.

Anita's Sandcastle in Venice, Florida

Anita's Sandcastle in Venice, Florida
Anita's Sandcastle in Venice, Florida
Venice, Florida
Venice, Florida
Venice, Florida
Venice, Florida
Venice, Florida
Venice, Florida
Venice, Florida

Address:

2000 Tarpon Center Dr, Venice, FL 34285, USA
Website: www.anitassandcastle.com