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The BeachHouse restaurant, at 100 Gulf Drive N., Bradenton Beach, and the Sandbar restaurant, 200 Spring Ave., Anna Maria, have been recognized by The Knot magazine as the "Best of Weddings" for Florida’s West Coast. This is the second year the Sandbar has won this honor and the first year for the BeachHouse.
The BeachHouse, assistant events coordinator Catherine Unger (left) and events coordinator Shawn Rhoton show the medal given by The Knot, an industry magazine and website. The Chiles Group owns both beachfront restaurants. Austyn Gordon and Patti McKee are the event coordinators at the Sandbar restaurant.