True "Old Florida" charm with outside dining overlooking the Manatee River. Specializing in Fresh Fish and Savory Burgers. Live Music 5 days a week! Ask the locals for a great place to eat with a great view and they'll tell you to go to "The Roo with a View!” Woody's River Roo is the dining destination for delicious food, outstanding service and a spectacular view. Woody's offers a little of everything, which is why everyone enjoys the eclectic, family operated restaurant. Live music can be heard 6 days a week and Karaoke is showing off talent on Tuesday nights. There are plenty of tables with outside seating as well as, indoor dining and an almost private island with a Tiki Bar! Woody's has a great selection of liquor to compliment its full bar. The fun and relaxed "Old Floridian” atmosphere is revealed by the outgoing and friendly staff that is eager to help you choose your meal or where to visit while you're here.
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The menu is well rounded and features Black Angus Burgers, Fresh Seafood and Homemade Soups. For the adventurous eaters Woody’s Summer Menu specializes in exotic burgers such as The Ostrich, Bison, Kangaroo, Buffalo and Elk. Grouper is the featured fish.