Roessler’s Restaurant

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Most of the most lauded restaurants in Sarasota are nearer to downtown than the southern enclaves of SRQ.  So we’ve often pondered “Where do all the folks living in the tony estates of the Oaks Club and Casey Key go out to eat without making a twenty minute commute?”  There are a number of great destinations in…read more

Kazu’s 2.0

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Kazu’s has long been a stalwart on Siesta Drive . . . at least until it wasn’t. Most Sarasota foodies have dined at one of the restaurants located in the Siesta Drive strip mall,  just east of Tamiami Trail, across from the Westfield Southgate Mall.  This little strip of shops is home to several really good…read more


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OK, I confess. It’s borderline irresponsible that the Sarasota Foodies haven’t written about Indigenous before this. After all, I, as one of many, many foodie admirers, am of the opinion that Chef/Proprietor Steve Phelps is arguably the most talented chef in Sarasota.  And we all know this is a town chock-full of amazing chefs. My…read more

Dolce Italia

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There’s a little Italian restaurant in Gulf Gate that we’ve been hearing about for some time, but saved dining there for a special occasion – namely dinner with clients/friends, Jeff and Li Hutton, hailing from Toronto, who brought their daughter Karina and Li’s mom, Lala, visiting from China. This gem of a restaurant proudly delivers authentic Italian recipes and…read more

White Buffalo Saloon

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When joining a group of people for someone’s birthday, you never know where the night will take you.  In most cases, it’s out of your hands.  It’s all about the birthday celebrant, so you’re often just going with the flow. So when my gal pal, Michele, was celebrating her big 4-0 and wanted to go to…read more