Tiramisu Ristorante & Pizzeria

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Quite often Jill and I will be asked “where the great restaurants are,” as though they’re bunched in one locale. While it’s always easy to point to St. Armand’s Circle or Main Street in Sarasota, there are plenty of reasons to travel upstream or downstream when panning for restaurant gold. Recently we decided to travel off the beaten…read more

Our Suggestions for New Years 2016!

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As 2015 comes to an end, your Sarasota Foodies look back at the past year, excited about all the new restaurants that popped up this year; (Baker & Wife, Stottelmyers Smoke House, Sol Meyer NY Deli,) as well as seeing some favorite chefs add a new location; (Amore by Andrea), expanded their menu; (new brunch at Louies…read more

Chefs Collaborative Presents “Meat Matters”

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Something magical happens when a group of people who would otherwise be considered “competitors,” get together for a common cause. That, in my humble opinion, is the essence of Chefs Collaborative. Chefs Collaborative brings together chefs from different restaurants, resorts, schools, hotels, and private homes to change menus in such a profound way that they…read more

Sol Meyer NY Delicatessen

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IN ONE OF THE WORST KEPT SECRETS IN RECENT MEMORY, SOL MEYER NY DELI OPENED ON MAIN STREET AND . . . OMG IS IT DELICIOUS!   AND WHY AM I SHOUTING . . ? Well, because Sarasota’s only true Jewish deli is home to charismatic Chef Solomon Shenker, that’s why. Sol is one of those robust, cheerful guys that rarely…read more

10 Must-Do Holiday Activities in Sarasota, Florida

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Whether you’re a Suncoast native or out-of-town guest, the following community events will deliver warmth, cheer and carefree fun sure to brighten your entire family’s holiday season! Your SarasotaFoodies welcome guest blogger, Scott Whitaker, and thank him for sending us these great ideas!  For tickets and further information on any of these events, click on the link…read more

The Beach House

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Whenever Mart and I crave an evening where we can enjoy a walk on the sand, take in the sunset, and enjoy a delicious dinner — be it a casual grouper sandwich, or a more gourmet dish of  Seafood Capellini or Stuffed Gulf Grouper, there’s really only one place to go . . . The Beach House, with 650…read more