Discover My Restaurant List

 

BON APPETIT!

Alpine Steakhouse -SARASOTA 
4520 South Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231
941-922-3797
www.alpinesteak.com

Our go- to when the grandbabies are being born at Sarasota Memorial …great steak and value!

 

Beach Bistro-ANNA MARIA ISLAND
6600 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach, FL 34217
941-778-6444
www.beachbistro.com

Very cozy and romantic restaurant on the beach!

 

Casa Maya- LAKEWOOD RANCH

8126 Main Street, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202

941-907-9449

www.CasaMayalwr.com

Queso fundido is a must have!

 

C’est La Vie- SARASOTA

1553 Main Street, Sarasota, FL 34236

941-906-9575

www.cestlaviesarasota.com

Amazing bread and pastries-delish breakfast and lunch

 

Columbia Restaurant- ST. ARMANDS CIRCLE

411 St. Armands Circle, Sarasota, FL 34236

941-388-4337

www.Columbiarestaurant.com

Best salad “1905” ask for dressing on the side if you have a weak tummy-lots of garlic

 

Connor’s Steak & Seafood-SARASOTA
3501 South Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34239
941-260-3232
www.Connorsrestaurant.com

Offering family style meals that are a great deal – trust us, it’s a lot of food!

 

Yoders’s Restaurant -SARASOTA
3434 Bahia Vista, Sarasota, FL 34239
941-955-7771

www.Yodersrestaurant.com

Best pies in town! My son’s favorite is the Peanut Butter Pie!

 

Darwin Peruvian Eatery-SARASOTA

4141 S Tamiami Trail, Suite 15, Sarasota, FL 34231

941-260-5964

www.chefdarwin.com

The best skirt steak in town!

 

Duval’s. Fresh. Local. Seafood.-SARASOTA
1435 Main Street, Sarasota, FL 34236
941-312-4001
www.duvalsfreshlocalseafood.com

Delicious food! Everything on the menu

 

Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse-SARASOTA

2001 Siesta Key Drive, Sarasota, FL 34239
941-358-9463
www.flemingssteakhouse.com

A special place for me and the hubby

 

Fins at Sharky’s-VENICE
1600 Harbor Drive South, Venice, FL 34285
941-999-3467
www.finsatsharkys.com
Great water views and walk on Pier-great to support local shop on Pier

 

GROVE Restaurant –LAKEWOOD RANCH
10670 Boardwalk Loop, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202
941-893-4321
www.grovelwr.com

Everything is delicious-my go-to a Tuna Melt on a  croissant. Love their patio area for drinks!

 

Harry’s Continental -LONGBOAT KEY

525 St.  Judes Drive, Longboat Key, FL 34228

941-383-0777

www.harryskitchen.com

Great for catering, eating a quick bite from deli or have breakfast in the afternoon!

 

Knick’s Tavern and Grill-SARASOTA
1818 S Osprey Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34239
941-955-7761
www.knickstavernandgrill.com
Fun place to hang and watch football games. Welcome to a Pub ambiance!

 

Maison Blanche- LONGBOAT KEY
2605 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key, FL 34228
941-383-8088
www.themaisonblanche.com

Five star dining-memorable experience. My #1 restaurant for special occasions.

 

Mar Vista Dockside -LONGBOAT KEY
760 Broadway Street, North Longboat Key, FL 34228
941-383-2391
www.marvistadining.com
Beautiful patio seating at night

 

Michael’s On East- SARASOTA
1212 Eats Avenue South, Sarasota, FL 34239
941-366-0007
www.BestFood.com
Best piano bar in town!

 

Michelangelo Pizzeria

11517 Palmbrush Trail, Lakewood Ranch

FL 34202

941-739-5656

www.michelangelopizzeriarestaurant.com

Spinach pie and gorgonzola cheese salad

 

Morton’s Gourmet Market -SARASOTA

1924 South Osprey Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34239
941-955-9856
www.mortonsmarket.com
Best bakery options, packaged ready to-go meals. Preparation & delivery of gifts

 

Nancy’s Bar-B-Q-LAKEWOOD RANCH
14475 E State Road 70

941-999-2390
www.nancysbarbq.com

Yummy brisket-low fat version

Nothing Bundt Cake-SARASOTA
5354 Fruitville Road, Sarasota, FL 34232
941-552-8078
www.nothingbundtcakes.com/bakery/fl/sarasota
Order the sample tray-amazing treat for parties for a low price! You might try a sample if you visit me at one of my open houses in Sarasota

Pacific Rim -SARASOTA
1859 Hillview Street, Sarasota, FL 34239
941-330-8071
www.pacificrimsarasota.com
Delicious sushi and great ambiance

 

Ruth’s Chris Steak House -SARASOTA
6700 South Tamiami Trail, FL 34231
941-924-9442
www.ruthschris.com
Delicious food!

 

Sandbar- ANNA MARIA ISLAND
100 Spring Avenue, Anna Maria, FL 34216
941-778-0444
www.sandbardining.com
This is a must visit-watch a sunset from here!

 

Shore- ST. ARMANDS CIRCLE

465 John Ringling Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34236
941-296-0301
www.dineshore.com

My favorite is the pear and brie sandwich with Sangria!

 

Station 400 -LAKEWOOD RANCH

8215 Lakewood Main Street, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202
941-907-0648
www.station400.com
Breakfast & Lunch- A must-have, Chocolate croissants!

 

Stottlemyer’s Smokehouse- SARASOTA
19 East Road, Sarasota, FL 34240
941-312-5969
www.stottlemyerssmokehouse.com
Delicious BBQ food-picnic table style eating

 

Tandoor Indian Restaurant-UTC AREA
8453 Cooper Creek Blvd, Bradenton, FL 34201
941-926-3077
www.tandoorsarasota.net
My favorite is butter chicken and white rice with an order of naan

 

 

 

 

The Capital Grille-UTC AREA
180 University Town Center, Sarasota, FL 34243
941-256-3647
www.thecapitalgrille.com

Best time to visit is in June during their summer special!

 

The Cottage- SIESTA KEY

153 Avenida Messina, Siesta Key, FL 34242

941-312-9300

www.CottageSiestaKey.com

Real quaint-great drinks & truffle fries

 

The Toasted Mango Café- SARASOTA
430 North Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236

941-552-6485
www.toastedmangocafe.com
A must-order their grilled blueberry muffin!

 

Yumi Sushi- SARASOTA
1532 Main St, Sarasota, FL 34236

941-363-0604
www.yumerestaurant.com
A must-order Yume Pizza!

 

Good Liquid – LAKEWOOD RANCH
1570 Lakefront Dr, Lakewood Ranch, Fl 34202

941-253-0423
www.goodliquidbrewingcompany.com
A must-order their Salmon Toast!

 

Cooper’s Hawk- SARASOTA
3130 Fruitville Commons Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34240

623-473-9463
www.chwinery.com
A must-order their crab & lobster bisque!

 

Recommendations are provided as a courtesy of Barbara A. Milian, PA