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Demetrios' Restaurant & Pizza

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4410 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-3401
+1 941-922-1585
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11:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Cincinnati, OH
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I've had bad pizza, but this "special" of theirs takes the cake. Tasteless, soggy and more. Place is a dump.

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Thank Joseph M
Bellefontaine, Ohio
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been eating pizza here every year on vacation for about ten years and this place is the only place we will get pizza in Sarasota. However, if certain toppings are not put on the pizza I would only rate it slightly above average. Our favorite is pepperoni, feta, garlic, and onions. There is just something about this combination... More 

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Thank Jason W
No where, Midwest
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75 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The pizzas looked good that passed by us. I had the eggplant parmigiana with a side of spaghetti. So much food it was two meals! Good heavy rich sauce.

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Thank Midwest
Holmestrand
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110 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got the worst pizza ever in the US. It had no taste and was full of fat amnd undercocked. We had ordered some extras, and among them the bacon should have been dumped days ago. The diet coke (withount ice) tasted and smelled strongy of clorine. The garlic bread was underfried. Never again!

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Thank Holmestrand_yvind_K
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

...my partner got the 8'' pizza special for $5.99...the pizza was good...great price...i got the chicken parmesan sub...BLAND!!!...the cheese, the sauce, and the cutlet had NO taste, or seasoning at all...disappointed to say the least...the waitresses ambivalence is what really ripped me. ...there are far too many Italian restaurants in the area to be bothered to go back to this... More 

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Austin, Texas
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This was my first time at Demetrios and I was hungry for pizza. Our server was excellent. In this town pizza can be very expensive but the prices here are reasonable and the food and wine were very good. Great place to try again.

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Thank theskoop
Sarasota, Florida
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We've been going to this restaurant for over 30 years. They don't advertise- they don't need to. Their pizza is better than any other pizzeria around. Even a fire couldn't stop business. When they reopened, it was as if they never closed for repair.- people were waiting at the door. The main thing to know is that the pizza and... More 

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Thank gcbrotch
Siesta Key, Florida
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166 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

This is one of my wife's favorite places to have lunch. Their combo lunches (soup, salad, and sandwich) are a real value. The service is very good, and the staff is cordial. The food has been consistently good for a lot of years.

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Thank JOHN L
Jacksonville, Illinois
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

We have tried a lot of Pizza in Florida over the years this is some of the best we ever had. It reminds me of a Giridano's from Chicago.

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Thank Kathy F
Sarasota, Florida
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

The thirty years we have been ordering from this great family spot speaks for it's self. Great food clean and great service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Greek, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4410 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-3401
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-922-1585

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?