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Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar

300 John Ringling Blvd, St. Armands Circle, Sarasota, FL 34236-1321
+1 941-388-2888
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crab bisque” (45 reviews)
“fish tacos” (63 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
300 John Ringling Blvd, St. Armands Circle, Sarasota, FL 34236-1321
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Best food in town, amazing meal once again here. Even after the hurricane!! The crab bisque is second to none and everything is very fresh. Worth a trip here.

1  Thank Louise L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is on our "must" list. Really good food in a lovely setting. We prefer sitting upstairs but they had closed it, so we had to eat next to the bar. We were disappointed, but the food and service were good and the evening pleasant...More

1  Thank Gary M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've eaten at Tommy dozens of times and never had anything that wasn't really yummy. We love the Happy Hour, be there at 4 pm and sit at the bar, fabulous drinks are great prices and great appetizers that are enough to make a meal....More

1  Thank SaraSota34239
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the fish specials tonight. The salmon and the grouper were fresh and well prepared. Music in the background from a single guitarist is great ambiance. Use OpenTable for guaranteed reservation.

1  Thank Ray F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's been awhile since I visited St. Armand's Circle but made a special trip with my daughter and sister-in-law to shop for dresses for my daughter's upcoming wedding. It had been quite awhile since I had been to Tommy Bahamas (only due to distance), so...More

1  Thank Cindy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great decor in Tommy Bahama! The red sangria is awesome!! Everything we order is delicious!!! Staff is super pleasant which truly adds to this Great place!!!

1  Thank Allison R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Please sit up near a window and enjoy the sea bass. Service was excellent. Delicious food. Great for business lunches and couples.

1  Thank T7643SYdawns
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first time for Happy Hour at Tommy Bahamas. Our server, Andrea was delightful! I ordered fish tacos and a dark and stormy. Both were terrific -and the bill was less than $20. Andrea helped my gluten free friend get the tacos on...More

1  Thank sher6215
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Maybe it was our server, or that we thought we were just going to have something to eat and move on, or maybe we weren't expecting much. Tommy Bahama restaurant s are good but we were simply not expecting how delightful our lunch turned out....More

1  Thank PhillyBoy21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I must say... if u want a perfect cocktail... ( crafted properly) GO SEE ANNE OR DOUGIE!!) professionalism to the highest... but yet so laid back... makes u feel great! I have been returning there... for the fantastic food... and the ABSOLUTE BEST BARTENDERS!!!

1  Thank geeeeeeezzzzzzz
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Questions & Answers
Pat M
17 December 2016|
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Response from TommyBahama1 | Property representative |
It sounds like we may be able to book the party but please call the restaurant at 941-388-2888 to set up the reservation. Thank you
2 October 2016|
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Response from TommyBahama1 | Property representative |
There is parking around the circle and the Wells Fargo parking lot is open after 5:00 and there is plenty of parking there.
Katie A
9 September 2015|
Response from TommyBahama1 | Property representative |
There a number of hotels on Lido Beach and many have shuttle services. The Lido Beach Resort is very nice, there is a Holiday Inn and a few others. Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 John Ringling Blvd, St. Armands Circle, Sarasota, FL 34236-1321
    (S. Washington Dr.)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-388-2888
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