13th Annual Savor Sarasota Restaurant Week(s)

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For 13 years, the most delicious, and most affordable foodie-centric event in Sarasota has been the 2-week long annual Savor Sarasota Restaurant Week which returns June 1 – 14, 2018 with close to 90 restaurants participating. During the Savor Sarasota event, guests can enjoy $32 pre-fixe multi-course dinner menus and multi-course lunch menus for just $16 at Sarasota’s most acclaimed restaurants. This year 29 restaurants…read more

Bravo Coastal Bar & Kitchen

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Typically, your SarasotaFoodies don’t blog about chain restaurants unless we have a personal connection to one, or if the chain is founded in Florida.  We tend to throw our support to the local chefs and restaurants, knowing that the true flavor of Sarasota is built on their talent and imaginations. Knowing that we still stopped into Bravo Coastal…read more

Baker & Wife

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“The world is not as big as you think.” – Isaac Correa, Chef/Owner at Baker and Wife. And with that statement, Jill and I settled in for a menu discussion at the restaurant that I personally have recommended more than any other over the last 3 years. (Has it really been 3 years since Baker &…read more

Italian Tradition

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Mart and I have always been fans of the retail space at 481 N Orange in downtown Sarasota, a couple blocks north of Fruitville Road. The building’s architecture is welcoming, with shops and restaurants on the first floor, and condos above them. Lucky for the residents in that complex, there are several dynamite restaurants just…read more