Tag: "Restaurants"

Lobster Pot serves up more than just lobster dishes

Lobster Pot serves up more than just lobster dishes

February 1, 2015 | Comments (0)

If you love lobster New England style and fresh local seafood, this is one restaurant you simply must try when coming to Siesta Key. Fresh fish is purchased daily from local fishermen and their lobsters are delivered live straight from Bar Harbor and Boothbay in Maine. Owner, Glen Medeiros continues to use some of his […]

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A Taste of Germany has German food on Siesta Key

A Taste of Germany has German food on Siesta Key

January 1, 2015 | Comments (0)

Somehow mixing German/Bavarian food and the beach just doesn´t seem right, but A Taste of Germany Bakery & Cafe and Siesta Key end up being a perfect match. A Taste of Germany is in Siesta Village. Owner Tanja Hofmann opened the establishment in 2011. If the line of patrons on a recent weekday was any indication, […]

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The Grasshopper-El Chapulin brings you Tex-Mex from the Mid-West

The Grasshopper-El Chapulin brings you Tex-Mex from the Mid-West

April 1, 2014 | Comments (0)

By Sky Rose This Tex-Mex Restaurant & Lounge traveled from the Mid-West to bring you their family tradition of Tex-Mex flavors.  A little history here, “The Grasshopper Lounge” opened its doors in 1971 by owners Jesse and Cleo Rosales in the historical 1873 US Armory building of downtown Adrian, Michigan.  Thereafter in 1978, the family […]

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Mayta's authentic Peruvian cuisine is truly an adventure to be had

Mayta’s authentic Peruvian cuisine is truly an adventure to be had

March 1, 2014 | Comments (0)

By Sky Rose  “Home is where the heart is..”  And their heart is put into everything they do at Mayta’s Peruvian Restaurant to honor their Home country and you.  They even chose the name of their restaurant, “Mayta’s”, to honor their Peruvian culture. Through the flavors of their traditional cuisine, you will sense the rich […]

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BluQue provides that smokin' fix in Siesta Village

BluQue provides that smokin’ fix in Siesta Village

February 1, 2014 | Comments (0)

By Paul Roat   Blu Que Island Grill has it all: smokin’ hot barbecue, steamin’ live music daily, great food specials every day, plus a seven-hour-long drink happy “hour.” Just follow your nose down Avenida Messina in Siesta Village to find Blu Que. The scent of hickory and apple smoke will guide you to the restaurant […]

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Chianti offers bold, fresh Italian flavors to Sarasota dining scene

Chianti offers bold, fresh Italian flavors to Sarasota dining scene

January 1, 2014 | Comments (0)

By Paul Roat A bright, shiny new year deserves a bright, shiny new restaurant. Chianti Ristorante Italiano on Clark Road has been open since March and is indeed a shiny new entree on the Sarasota restaurant menu. The restaurant is a family enterprise. Owners Josie and Edward Pizzuti met in Buffalo, N.Y. They moved to […]

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Village Cafe is place to see, be seen in

Village Cafe is place to see, be seen in

December 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

By Paul Roat Village Café is a perfect people watching place for breakfast and lunch. Perched at the intersection of Ocean Boulevard and “Eat Street” — nom de plume by foodies for Avenida Madera, so named due to all the restaurants on the street —outdoor dining and picture windows allow ample opportunities to watch the […]

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Deli food galore at Corkscrew Deli in Landings Plaza

Deli food galore at Corkscrew Deli in Landings Plaza

November 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

By Paul Roat The Sarasota region has a wealth of fine dining establishments. There is fine Continental cuisine, ethnic fare featuring everything from Italian to Spanish, Cuban to Peruvian, Mexican to Asian, and more. The food itself is myriad. Depending on restaurant, you can dine on ostrich, buffalo, elk, frog, alligator, venison, wild hog, quail, […]

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Turtle's Restaurant on Little Sarasota Bay

Turtle’s Restaurant on Little Sarasota Bay

June 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

Turtles Restaurant: dining done right By Paul Roat Turtle’s On Little Sarasota Bay does it all right: good food, great service, plus a spectacular bayfront dining vista. With 26 years of experience, the south Siesta Key landmark has endured and surpassed the test of time. The restaurant/bar/pub/outside dining locale is located on Little Sarasota Bay […]

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