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Roessler's Restaurant

2033 Vamo Way, Sarasota, FL 34238-3147
+1 941-966-5688
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak diane” (22 reviews)
“escargot” (31 reviews)
“parfait” (15 reviews)
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2033 Vamo Way, Sarasota, FL 34238-3147
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

In my opinion the best upscale restaurant in Sarasota area. Food was superb, service exquisite, and wine selection more than adequate. A winner

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 22 March 2018

We had dinner reservations for tuesday evening at 7:30, arrived and were promptly seated...very nice table overlooking the lite gardens. This is the highlight of this restaurant. Took twenty minutes to get our drinks, mixed drinks not very good but wine ok....was about 45 minutes...More

Thank leop
Reviewed 5 March 2018

My husband and I finally got to Roessler's Restaurant after me talking about it for 5 yrs. It is just south of the Target off 41 in S. Sarasota. A little past The Oaks. First, at this time of year we only go where reservations...More

Thank trevan
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Lovely restaurant ! Well-prepared dinners, good wine list, bananas foster prepared table side. Meals include vegetables. Relatively quiet . A favorite for our family.

Thank hbirkner
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Roessler's offers one of the best if - not the best - dining experiences in the Sarasota area. The restaurant with its garden setting and huge windows looks out on a lovely pond and is tucked away from the hustle and congestion of US 41....More

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Excellent food and service. Relaxing atmosphere. Clean and well kept interior and exterior. Great parking.

Thank windycity1747
Reviewed 23 January 2018

We love Roessler’s. Great food and service. You may pay a little more but you get your money’s worth. My favorite is their Wiener schnitzel. The butter fish is another great meal.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

The six of us went here not knowing what to expect . What a great experience. Great atmosphere , attentive and friendly staff and off the charts food and drink. We had the Salmon, a filet, mussels, a special snapper dish and amazing bananas foster...More

Thank Donn S
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

It’s been years since I’d been here. We used to come with my Grandmother, even when they were at the Venice Airport... Food was good, I didn’t like the escargot- expecting garlic and butter but disappointed. French onion soup was delicious! Lamb was perfect! Dessert...More

Thank KarenRWilliams
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Sadly Roessler's was a disappointment from beginning to end. Many years ago this had been my Fathers restaurant of choice but he had not been for some time and I decided to revisit this old haunt with him, hoping for great things. The ambience is...More

Thank SCBD
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Barb J
2 April 2017|
Response from James C | Reviewed this property |
All entrees come with sides, however the sides depend on the entree you order.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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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