Siesta Key Top 10 Places for Live Music

There is nothing like relaxing beach side to great music and nothing is more festive than good music to fill the soul after a perfect beach day! Siesta Key is hopping with live music for your pub crawl, romantic night out, getaway or family gathering. Enjoy everything from beach music, rock, country, pop, and DJs mixing it up. Dance the night away as you feel it!

Capt. Curt’s Crab and Oyster Bar
Looking for a traditional Florida restaurant with live bands? Capt. Curt’s is famous for fresh seafood and music. The Travel Channel, in their Best Beaches series named “Captain Curt’s the Best Family Restaurant on Siesta Key”. So come enjoy great live entertainment at the tiki bar.

The Hub Baja Grill
Relax at the Hub with Mexican Baja style dishes, creative cocktails and live entertainment each night. This top rated Siesta Key restaurant is a favorite and is known for the award winning best Margarita in the area. Sit on the deck under the stars with all your friends!

Daiquiri Deck
With locations in Siesta Key, St. Armands Circle and Venice, you should never be without a good daiquiri in hand. The Deck is a fantastic place for meeting up with friends for live bands. Enjoy a vast menu of frozen drinks with great entertainment.

Beach Club Siesta Key
Bigtime live bands are laying it down for your party time revelry at Beach Club Siesta Key. The hottest DJs in the area mix it until 2 A.M. The dance party never ends with the best local and national talent. Check the calendar for special events.

Siesta Key Oyster Bar
Enjoy a different type of band every single night of the week in a local’s popular tropical venue. Enjoy rock, reggae, folk, country and original music. Bold seafood and cocktails top it off!

Cock and Bull
This European beer garden offers hundreds of bottles and 40 craft beers on tap! This Sarasota event venue is known for good times with live music. You never know what unique entertainment awaits you.

Blue Rooster
Feel good blues vibe with comfort foods are the experience at the Blue Rooster. Down home action that even has a Gospel Brunch on Sundays. A great little Sarasota music hall for the soul!

The Gator Club
In downtown Sarasota, this venue for blues and top 40 music is situated in a 1913 brick building listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Enjoy good music with antique brass lighting and period décor. This place has an incredible feel for music and good times conversation.

The Blasé Café
Popular Siesta Key beach bar for groups or couple. Known locally as “the Sinatra bar”. Great well prepared martinis over steak gorgonzola, chicken or duck. Live music in a friendly atmosphere is always a win win proposition.

Gilligan’s Island Bar and Grill
This hot Siesta Key spot features live music every night of the week, the floors are covered with sand, and there are surfboards on the walls. There is an old VW bus parked inside. Brings back memories of the old hippie days.

Mattison’s 41
Dine at the award-winning Mattison’s Forty-One in Sarasota; comfortable elegance with a Mediterranean flair that is low key elegant. The menu features fresh seafood; aged meat dishes and a complete tapas menu. Enjoy inspiring live music nightly from the piano bar.