Something New at SarasotaFoodies.com!

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To all our subscribers, we’d like to point out a few changes to SarasotaFoodies food blog. The first change is the new Banner Ad at the top of the landing page.  This ad will rotate between 4 restaurants, typically featuring a dining special or upcoming event. We’ve added this feature to help those of you looking…read more

Overture Restaurant at Art Ovation Hotel – ACT II

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Picking up from Jill’s previous blog on the Art Ovation Hotel and all its activities, may I now announce: ACT II – Overture Restaurant “If music be the food of love, play on.” William Shakespeare, Twelfth Night, 1602. Not to trivialize the Bard’s depth of intellect, but at the Overture Restaurant, I might suggest that if food be the music of life, pick…read more

Art Ovation Hotel – ACT I

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It used to be that you had to own a downtown waterfront condo to enjoy a rooftop view of Sarasota, “THE” Cultural Capital of Florida. Now there are a couple of hotels with rooftop bars, with more on the horizon.  (wink! wink!)  One of the most exciting new “see and be seen” destinations is The…read more

Boca Sarasota

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Labor Day weekend could have been a downer this year,  except it wasn’t.  A friend I’ve known over 25 years came into town from Los Angeles, with the promise of moving here to be closer to myself and fellow gal pal, Kimberly.  I have one thing to say about that . . . “Oh, Nora!” Flying in…read more

The Bazaar on Apricot and Lime

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Lunchtime can be a challenge.  Do I want to bring my lunch and eat in the office where I’ll never get an actual break from work?  Or, should I go out to lunch with a coworker, rush to a restaurant, wait to be seated and gobble down lunch in a rush to get back to…read more

Roessler’s Restaurant

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It’s date night. So where do you want to go when you want to simply relax, enjoy each other’s company and be assured of having an excellent meal? In my humble opinion, Roessler’s Restaurant should be on your short list.  Your very short list!  After all, Roessler’s has been hosting date nights for 40 years(!)…read more