Restaurants on Downtown Sarasota


Hoping to find some new restaurants in downtown Sarasota? Visiting from Lakewood Ranch and want a tasty meal? Try any of these downtown Sarasota restaurants recommended by Wilde Lexus Sarasota for a unique dining experience!

Pizza Sarasota

Who doesn’t love pizza? Venice drivers can find plenty of upscale and down-to-earth pizza joins in downtown Sarasota. Try out these spots:

  • Il Panaficio Pizza & Bakery: Enjoy hand-tossed pizzas with dough made from scratch every day and baked in a 650-degree brick oven. Try the clam pizza or the homemade meatball pizza, or create your own!
  • Patellini’s Pizza: Serving New York-style pizza is Patellini’s specialty. This family-owned and operated restaurant offers pizza by the slice, as well as Italian pastas, subs, and salads.

Seafood Restaurants in Downtown Sarasota

Given that Sarasota is located on the Gulf of Mexico, seafood restaurants are a staple of the downtown Sarasota restaurant scene. Visit the following restaurants to get your seafood fix:

Dining Experiences in Downtown Sarasota

If you’re looking for a unique experience to go alongside terrific food in downtown Sarasota, consider one of these options:

  • Perspective Rooftop Bar: Take in views of the Sarasota skyline while enjoying a drink and café fare.
  • Made Restaurant: Here you’ll find a unique and upscale take on American comfort food, with old school hospitality at the forefront of every interaction.
  • The Cottage: Inventive, seasonal cuisine from around the world adorns the menu, with a focus on sourcing from local farms and using sustainable meats and seafood.

Other Downtown Sarasota Restaurants

Some other downtown Sarasota restaurants worthy visiting include:

Connect with Lexus of Sarasota

As you explore some of the best restaurants in Sarasota, FL, make sure to get in touch with Lexus of Sarasota to schedule a visit, learn more about the new Lexus lineup, and get more recommendations on things to do in the area!

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