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Roessler's Restaurant

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2033 Vamo Way, Sarasota, FL 34238-3147
+1 941-966-5688
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17:00 - 20:30
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Sun 17:00 - 20:30
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 20:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Venice, Florida
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first does it to Roessler's, and we will be back. Spectacular attention to detail in service, food quality and presentation. Expensive and well worth the price. Excellent wine selection.

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Thank retiredandsmilin
Sarasota, Florida
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had not been to this restaurant in years- it was just not a convenient location. Then I moved and started hearing good reviews so I went there with a group of six. The setting is a huge surprise - really lovely! Small bar and three dining areas, one of which can be used for a private party. We dined... More 

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Thank Dorothy O
Sarasota, Florida
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323 reviews
244 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had previously eaten in the main dining room, and noticed the smaller bistro area with more limited (and cheaper) menu just inside the front door. We tried that on this visit and were quite happy with the choice. They do a 3 course menu with just 3 or 4 selections for $29, a great value for... More 

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Thank David H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Always a fantastic treat. We have been enjoying meals there for over 20 years. Everytime we leave we say "This place is so good....Can't wait until we come back."

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Thank Jay F
Florida
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Roessler's limited menu is always dependably good. The entrees our party of six had were all very tasty. The sides sometimes are a bit mundane. For example, five of us had spinach as a side, and it tasted basically like plain boiled spinach. Service can sometimes be spotty. On our most recent visit, our server was more chatty than efficient.

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Thank InspectorT
Sarasota, Florida
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Good food, generous drinks, very good service. The grounds are beautiful. It's a nice place for an upscale meal with traditional service.

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Thank Joe M
Sarasota, FL
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191 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Been there many times and it is still a fine restaurant. The facility is nice and is well run. This is a good place for friends or family. It is a formal dining room (table cloths and napkins) that is very clean and well maintained. The food was pretty good. Of the six meals served only one wasn't up to... More 

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Thank retirededward
Sarasota, Florida
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

It was my wife's birthday and she has been asking about going to Roessler's for quite some time. This restaurant has been a staple of fine dining in Sarasota for decades. I had not been there since I was a kid, over 20years ago. Our dinner began with the 7pm reservation that he made 3 days prior. It was a... More 

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Thank TheEd W
South Burlington, Vermont
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

First visit but won't be our last! News Years Eve dinner included a special price fixe menu nut I believe most of the items are on their regular menu as well. Don,to think you could go wrong with anything. We ate in their smallest room, the Wine Room and after looking in the main dining room, we would prefer where... More 

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Venice, Florida
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115 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

This is the kind of restaurant that one reserves for special occasions and Christmas Dinner fits the bill. Roessler's does not disappoint. The food was expertly prepared and served befitting the the restaurant's reputation. We went as a party of eight and each of us had something different and in all cases rave reviews. My wife and I had the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Cuisine
American, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 20:30
Thursday
17:00 - 20:30
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2033 Vamo Way, Sarasota, FL 34238-3147
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-966-5688

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