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The Garden Room Cafe at Shoogie Boogies

1919 Morrill St, Towles Court, Shoogie Boogies, Sarasota, FL 34236-6934
+1 941-951-5437
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (41 reviews)
“mushroom soup” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1919 Morrill St, Towles Court, Shoogie Boogies, Sarasota, FL 34236-6934
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

Experienced a delightful champagne lunch outside in the garden among 8 yoga friends. Enjoyed a salmon salad among an array of flowers, sun and chirping birds. Very relaxing and stress less. I found this menagerie of decor Very unusual but tastefully done. A unique experience...More

Thank Shirley C
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Antiques, flowers, interesting plants in wonderful containers stuck all over the place makes this a one of a kind, European flair, experience. We really enjoyed the homemade mushroom and squash soups, crepe, quiche and salads. Lunch was $16/person and made a VERY pleasant day in...More

Thank 1joanne-12
Reviewed 17 March 2017

A very warm welcome to this beautiful cafe and gardens was very much appreciated. Outstanding food choices which were absolutely delectable. The art photography, ambiance and music took me away to another place and time. Most of all was how we were embraced as though...More

Thank Vidalia54
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Shoogie Boogie is an enchanting experience. The setting is heavenly, the service is delightful and the food is gorgeous. My friend and I liked it so much we went back 3 days later. Don't miss it!!

1  Thank AMtrueblue
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Wonderful and varied menu. Excellent service. Beautiful and artful food presentation. Delicious meal! Svanhild Zipoli

1  Thank dmike1943
Reviewed 9 March 2017

What a wonderful surprise to find this charming French inspired cafe/gallery in the Towles Court area! Everything about Shoogie Boogie is delightful: the charming owner, the relaxing garden setting, the innovative, though limited, menu. We were a party of six and were made to feel...More

1  Thank amw3102
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I treated three ladies to a special luncheon. It was my fourth visit and I was disappointed and somewhat embarresed because I raved about it. No one greater us when we arrived and so we wandered around although I saw a table with my name...More

Thank Jill W
ShoogieBoogies, Owner at The Garden Room Cafe at Shoogie Boogies, responded to this review

Dear Jill, Thank you for your review. I am only sorry that when we asked you at check out about your meal that this was not shared with us in person, especially since you said you have had a history of good experiences with us....More

Reviewed 2 February 2017

If you want to treat yourself to a lovely meal in an absolutely stunning atmosphere this is the place!!! This dining experience is unlike anything I have ever experienced. It is a garden with a beautiful shop and a lovely restaurant all wrapped into one....More

Thank Gretchen M
Reviewed 16 January 2017

This is one of the loveliest places for lunch. The ambiance is very special and very relaxing. The service is gracious. The food was delicious and made from very fresh ingredients. Menu is limited and pricey but salads, soups and sandwiches are all unusual and...More

Thank fiorirossi
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Every inch of this magical place has been created with love. I felt it the moment I entered the outside gardens. And then the outside gardens are carried inside. I met Katherine as soon as I entered and could tell how much love she has...More

Thank Happy2Cruise12345
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$16 - US$18
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:15
11:30 - 14:15
11:30 - 14:15
11:30 - 14:15
11:30 - 14:15
11:30 - 14:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1919 Morrill St, Towles Court, Shoogie Boogies, Sarasota, FL 34236-6934
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-951-5437
  • E-mail
Light Lunch Cafe Tucked Away in a European Garden Setting - Flowers & Plants Everywhere - Dining Inside & Out, Reservations Recommended. We have also had 475 plus Bridal & Baby Showers. Weddings and "Private" Dinner Parties