Awards and News

Awards and News

The Lighthouse Grill at Stump Pass WINS the 2021 Bon Appetit Award for Evening Dining at the Annual Englewood Chamber of Commerce Excellence in Business Awards!

Chrisitan Tattersfield Restaurant Manager

The Lighthouse Grill at Stump Pass Expands Their Management Team

Christian Tattersfield Joins the Popular Englewood Florida Waterfront Restaurant Team as Front of House Manager

Starting Monday,  January 18, 2021, The Lighthouse Grill will have a new face to welcome customers into their popular, open-air dining restaurant on Lemon Bay in Englewood, Florida. Christian Tattersfield will join the team as the new Front of House Manager, overseeing several management aspects of the restaurant, and working to ensure patrons have a safe and pleasurable dining experience.

“Christian brings with him key restaurant management skills, cultivated over the last few years in various management roles in Colorado, and here in Florida at Robbie’s of Islamorada. His strengths in staffing, front of house procedures, training, and customer service, will complement our team, and help us attain our short and long-term goals along with our Catering, and Marina divisions, as a Florida outdoor recreation destination.” stated Joe Reichard, Managing Partner of The Lighthouse Grill and Lighthouse Grill Catering.

The Lighthouse grill is a VisitFlorida partner, and an active member of many associations including the FLRA, a Fivestar member of the Englewood Chamber of Commerce, and the North Port Chamber of Commerce. As a BEST of Englewood winner 3 years in a row, with a coveted 2020 win for BEST Waterfront Dining, and BEST Place Reached by Boat, the restaurant is constantly welcoming new visitors to the Englewood area, and introducing local and new visitors alike to their brand of tropical open-air dining.

The Lighthouse Grill at Stump Pass is a lively, open-air waterfront dining restaurant located on Lemon Bay at Mile Marker 17A on the intercoastal waterway of Englewood, Florida. With a tropical vibe they offer, live music nightly, and serve a variety of menu options that change seasonally that include cocktails, beer, wine and spirits, bar bites, appetizers, soups, salads, burgers, and many fresh seafood entrees. Open at 11am daily, the restaurant offers reservations via the platform, and shares their location with Stump Pass Marina, and Lighthouse Grill Catering, to offer a full-service waterfront experience. Reach the restaurant via the contact details below. | 941-828-1368 | 260 Maryland Avenue, Englewood, Florida 34224

We are proud to be a part of the vibrant Englewood Community, and humbled by the categories we have been both nominated for and awarded since we have opened The Lighthouse Grill in 2017!

Visit us soon, and you will see why!

Englewood Chamber of Commerce

2018 Bon Appetit Award (Afternoon Restaurant)

Harborstyle Magazine

Harbor’s Hottest Finalist 2018 For Best New Restaurant

Englewood Sun Reader’s Choice


2019 Finalist Best of Englewood

Waterfront Dining
Tiki Bar
Open Air Dining

2017 Best Tiki Bar in Englewood
2017 Finalist Best New Restaurant
2017 Finalist Best Place to Reach by Boat

Best of Englewood 2020


Waterfront Dining

Best Place Reached By Boat


Open-Air Dining

Tiki Bar