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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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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crab bisque” (49 reviews)
“fish tacos” (64 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Caribbean, 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 yesterday

Took a visiting friend to lunch here because it has good reviews and I ate dinner here once before and it was good. I was sorry I made the choice. I can't remember ever waiting this long for food at lunch! It was over an...More

Thank ReadytogoPlaces
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food and service very good. Always busy during the winter season. Only minor complaint is noise. Sometimes difficult to have conversation over crowd noise

Thank Marshall G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good menu Long wait with reservation Loud Live music Expensive Nice choice deserts Busy area on weekends

Thank rav t
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great dinner spot in St Armand’s .. especially if you’re looking for something casual. Great staff... and if you go.. definitely save room for dessert!! It’s now on our go-to spots list for Longboat Key.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went for the coconut shrimp and so happy we did!! Very fun place! Yummy food! Nice wait staff! We will be back!!

Thank Jenifermae
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with a group of girls, Our waiter was great and funny. We ordered the hibiscus lime cooler (special for the day) it was so refreshing, we ordered more! I ordered the coconut shrimp which is always amazing, it comes with slaw and I dont...More

Thank AW891114
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went in for a late lunch on a Tuesday. There was plenty of seating and we got sat right away. I ordered the French dip and it was very good. My dad ordered the Cuban sandwich without mustard and it came with a lot...More

Thank carrollkr
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is not a gourmet experience, but a consistent fun place right on Armand's Circle. Friendly service, great hamburgers - one of our favorite spots for lunch.

Thank GabyTraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I guess the attention to detail of a clothing designer transfers to the quality of food and service at their restaurant in St Armand Circle, Sarasota, Fl. The place was packed but staff still maintained control and a smile while they managed those waiting for...More

Thank Frank R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sorry but this place is so noisy that you cannot have a conversation with the person next to you—- very sad! And on top of that the service sucks. We were there on a Monday night and waited 15 minutes just to get water; another...More

1  Thank peabodymac
TommyBahama1, Manager at Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am sorry to hear about the poor experience. The lack of service and food timing were definitely off and I apologize for that, I will follow up and address our team regarding your comments. Please contact me and I will make it up to...More

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Questions & Answers
25 January 2018|
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Response from TommyBahama1 | Property representative |
Same size pours on our wines and drinks but prices are $6 cocktails, $6, $7 and $8 wines and small plates appetizers are $7 and $8.
27 September 2017|
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Response from TommyBahama1 | Property representative |
Yes, there are about 8 tables and they have umbrellas for shade during the day.
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
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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
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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