Tag: "Siesta Key Restaurants"

The eclectic entrance of Blasé, photo by Joel Fried

Culinary Celebration

April 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

Over 20 years, a bar where Elvis and Mariyn sat, and acclaim came to Blasé Café By Roger Drouin When Cynthia Breslin opened Blasé Café twenty years ago, she had only one indoor table and one chef. Over the years, the restaurant has expanded several times, adding a vintage martini bar from a historic hotel […]

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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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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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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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City Pizza - A Southern Italian Restaurant

City Pizza – A Southern Italian Restaurant

August 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

by Jaye Clements Fresh tomatoes, garlic & basil are just a few of the fresh ingredients in authentic Italian cuisine…  “All fresh ingredients” are the key to great homemade Italian food says Frank, owner of City Pizza.  His wife and co-owner MaryLou states that “quality ingredients are what make the difference”.   They both agree making […]

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Siesta Key Oyster Bar (SKOB) - popular dining spot

Siesta Key Oyster Bar (SKOB) – popular dining spot

August 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

By Paul Roat The popular Siesta Key Oyster Bar offers not only one of the best deals for oysters and crawfish on the key, but also perhaps anywhere around. SKOB offers a dozen oysters on the half-shell or crawfish for $6 from 3 to 6 p.m. daily. With an umbrella-covered, heavily landscaped patio overlooking the […]

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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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