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Crager's Restaurant

7218 N Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34243-1403
+1 941-351-2166
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pot roast” (6 reviews)
“catfish” (2 reviews)
“home fries” (3 reviews)
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6:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Diner
7218 N Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34243-1403
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It’s so rare to find an old fashioned diner in Florida, so we had to give this diner a try when we were in the area. It’s not a large place and very popular with locals (a lot of the patrons were being greeted by...More

Thank dohligee
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on vacation and could not decide on what to have when we drove by this place. Terribly disappointed to see that nearly everything we ordered was from a can and/or frozen and not fresh. The Specials would probably be a better bet, but...More

Thank travlinwiththefam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Cragers 2 nights in a row as we were staying opposite. 1st time was good. Our meals were tasty and waitress was very efficient. 2nd visit were in and out in 25 minutes. My husband had soup and just over halfway through his...More

Thank marya48
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We were filling up at the gas station across the Tamiami Tral and saw lots of locals pulling in to Crager's. We decided to give it a try and were very glad we did! Great service, very friendly. The orange juice is so fresh and...More

1  Thank Josecanucee
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Cragers is the best breakfast we have found in the entire USA. The special comes with two fresh eggs. Home made toast that is delicious. Canadian bacon in wide strips. Home fries done to perfection. The entire breakfast is spactacular and very reasonable price. Ir...More

Thank giandoll
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

A meal at Crager’s is a time travel trip to Mom’s kitchen in the 60’s. We have never had a bad meal here ( well maybe once ) ! The pot roast and fried chicken, to die for ! We are back for the Season...More

Thank Terry E
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The steak, the Roast beef and the fish dinner were very good the sides were also great. Our waitress was a little hard to follow. It looks like a friendly place, she did her job but friendly was not a word you would use to...More

Thank Jo-Anne S
Reviewed 1 September 2017

The service was very good, nice people. Grouper sandwich was very good as was my sandwich. Unfortunately, they use MSG in some of their foods so this limited the menu for us. Fresh food is much better than using heavy preservatives.

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

You can't find a better home cooked breakfast in the area. Prices are good, food is good, waitresses are friendly, oh and the sweet tea is amazing!! Fresh squeezed orange juice as well!

Thank Lovinssk
Reviewed 23 July 2017

My husband had a business meeting in Sarasota this past Friday (July 21st, 2017) so we road up there. Crager's Restaurant was recommended by someone at the meeting so we decided to go. We got there a little after one o'clock P.M. The waitress told...More

Thank Katheryne C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7218 N Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34243-1403
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-351-2166
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