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Lavanda - CLOSED

1938 Adams Ln Ste 105, Towles Court, Sarasota, FL 34236-6952
+1 941-366-0070
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
21 Nov 2015
“Art Expo and Dinner”
15 Sep 2015
“Want to hear your date's conversation? Come here.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, French
1938 Adams Ln Ste 105, Towles Court, Sarasota, FL 34236-6952
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Reviewed 21 November 2015 via mobile

It was 3 years ago we attended the monthly Art Expo in Sarasota, Florida. At that time, we were introduced to this truly "home-style" restaurant with exceptional cuisine. Best part: the home is located in this artist's village, not where one would expect to find...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Wonderful romantic date spot! the menu is limited with nightly specials and consistently high quality food. the service is excellent. Atmosphere is great if you want to be abel to hear conversation at your table. the restaurant is in an old house which gives it...More

1  Thank eloisemonett
Reviewed 27 August 2015

We came here on a Wednesday evening at 7:30, and it was closed. The hours clearly stated that they should've been open. I was disappointed that we made the trip only to have to find another place. But, D Corata's was right around the corner...More

Thank Kimberly R
Reviewed 22 August 2015

For some reason I never got here after hearing good things from others. My rack of lamb was probably the BEST I have ever eaten. I literally ate to the bone. My friend had the duck and it was succulent and tender. She had the...More

Thank AquariusStar
Reviewed 29 July 2015

We had visited Lavanda for lunch previously and was impressed. On this occasion we visited for dinner and had another excellent meal. The quiet, tasteful surroundings and home like environment add to the occasion. I started with an excellent avocado and cucumber soon, followed by...More

Thank Roger H
Reviewed 19 July 2015

My partner and I discovered this place a couple of years ago on our first trip to Sarasota. The place is AMAZING! The food is always superb! The setting is beautiful and the owners are very warm and gracious. We've eaten here many times since...More

Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 20 June 2015

We like to dine early before the crowds. Which meant we were seated in an area by ourselves, loved it from the start. We started with rolls fresh and warm. I had duck, hubby had cajun style shrimp and andouille sausage..... both were excellent. We...More

1  Thank cruisinlivin
Reviewed 3 May 2015

Food was great, portions good, dining on the porch was delightful. This was our first time at Lavanda and we very much enjoyed it. I tried to make a reservation on Open Table and it told me they were full and gave no other available...More

1  Thank Carrie R
Reviewed 3 April 2015

Hands down...this is now our favorite Sarasota restaurant. It's quiet and quaint with limited seating (inside or outside on the porch). The setting is a relaxing atmosphere with a welcome calm and great service. They offer a small but appetizing menu, lovely presentation and excellent...More

2  Thank vb2dc
Reviewed 30 March 2015

Having been ill for 6 weeks and not going out to eat was making me miserable! When making reservations, I asked Dino (the owner and chef) if he could prepare my meal with no added salt. He would be happy to do that. Had a...More

Thank John F
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1938 Adams Ln Ste 105, Towles Court, Sarasota, FL 34236-6952
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-366-0070
Phone: 941-366-0070
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