We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Selva Grill

1345 Main St, Ste D, Sarasota, FL 34236-5626
+1 941-362-4427
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (165 reviews)
“sea grill” (116 reviews)
“skirt steak” (37 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1345 Main St, Ste D, Sarasota, FL 34236-5626
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (721)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 711 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Emphasis is totally on plate swirls and vertical plantain strips. It may impress most but.... Sadly the actual dish is secondary. Their fish soup, they loosely describe as Peruvian Boulliabaise is a gloopy mess with over cooked pieces of whatever fish and masked with lime...More

Thank TrevorGillott
Reviewed 1 week ago

A co-worker in NYC recommended Selva a few years ago knowing we have family in Sarasota. We finally went there in June and it was the best meal I've had out in years. If you like fish, please order the whole Snapper, it is heaven...More

Thank LindaMarie57
Reviewed 1 week ago

Probably doesn't get any better than this in Sarasota. The group had 6 different entrees from Chilean Sea Bass , steak, pasta, etc. which were presented in a beautiful manner. While presentation is not what were tasting it certainly gets the mouth watering. Appetizers and...More

Thank Joel G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I reviewed Selva Grill recently and was disappointed. Last night we returned with another couple, and everyone's food was delicious. My husband and I split the sea bass, and our friends had a while red snapper and seafood stew (not sure if it was called...More

Thank Terry K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone at the Ritz told us to go here and it is easy to see why. Everything we had was incredibly tasty and well executed. Really a fantastic dinner.

Thank chuongnguyen123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Slightly unusual fish dishes that are wonderful! We enjoyed several wonderful meals - all were beautifully presented and tasted just as good as they looked.

Thank goodeats00
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On our regular visits to Sarasota, we always visit this trendy, peruvian restaurant on Main Street in downtown Sarasota. The food is consistently delicious with a variety of ceviches (try the Tuna Tiradito with ginger, soy sauce and watermelon as well as Seva's Wild Ceviche...More

Thank Gurke13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Sarasota in June and decided to revisit Selva Grill. We'd been over the years but it is always packed in season. Reservations a must. We were able to walk in and get a table. Wow, the food was just fabulous. You can...More

Thank Julie N
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife took me here for a surprise birthday dinner knowing how much I like Latin food (which is all she was told about Selva). Turns out the menu is not your generic Tex-Mex or pan-Latin, but authentically Peruvian (with a few other things), which...More

1  Thank Chicago_Mr_B_645
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Friendly service, great drinks and appetizers, but the real treat comes with dinner. Exotic and with a flare. Whatever you order, it is sure to be quite good. We love the local seafood. Need reservations - and a real deal during Sarasota Restaurant Week.

Thank martonewyork
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Duval's
1,149 reviews
.17 km away
First Watch Restaurant
273 reviews
.09 km away
Caragiulos Italian American
390 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
Unconditional Surrender Sculpture
665 reviews
.35 km away
Marina Jack II
395 reviews
.39 km away
Bayfront Park
114 reviews
.33 km away
Sarasota Farmers Market
165 reviews
.28 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
flatony
6 March 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Henry M | Reviewed this property |
Yes
0
Votes
Taxma2t
20 February 2017|
Answer
Response from lary o | Reviewed this property |
open at 4 pm
0
Votes
Jcurrie5
2 September 2016|
Answer Show all 5 answers
Response from kportgirl | Reviewed this property |
You can dress up for this place. Often people are there for special occasions.
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 01:00
Saturday
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1345 Main St, Ste D, Sarasota, FL 34236-5626
    (Main St. & Palm Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-362-4427
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing