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Maison Blanche

2605 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-3106
+1 941-383-8088
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
2605 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-3106
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Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Our waiter was the best. He really understood us and what we were looking for. The food was good, but not great. One halibut special, one snapper from the menu. Risotto with mushrooms was OK. Warm tomato salad was beaten in house. Decor & atmosphere...More

Thank Wrightway4010
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Best restaurant by far - excellent all around. Have been there many times and it almost seems out of place. Could be in New York, Paris... nice wine list with reasonable prices. Very comfortable seating - it should be a Michelin star restaurant. Only comment:...More

Thank Robert Y
Reviewed 29 March 2017

This meal stood out as one of the very best restaurant experiences we have ever had. The decor, the service, the ambiance, the music (from 60s cocktail to Coldplay) and of course the food, were all perfection. It has a gorgeous mellow 1960s feel to...More

1  Thank ToxOut_Foodie
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is the main reason we continue to vacation in the Sarasota area. It is a wonderful dining experience. This is meant for a lovely evening out to enjoy fine wine, outstanding service and amazing food. On par with any Michelin or James Beard...More

Thank SBK552001
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Wonderful dinner and service but expensive. Several options, a la carts or prix fixe. The later includes an appetizer, entree and dessert. This is the less expensive option. We opted for the a la carte; this plus several glasses of wine plus tip came to...More

Thank RDCarerra
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Went to celebrate moms birthday- outstanding service and good made the evening memorable. Thanks!! Great wine selection.... Service impeccable Food Devine - chanterelles risotto, asparagus soup and crab cakes for appetizers. Followed by Chilean Seabass or Mediterranean Sea bass enjoyed by the table. Lamb, Filet...More

Thank ElaineTO
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Went with our friends from Scotland who also invited their friends from Scotland, who reside on Longboat Key. The owners son among others served this delicious dinner. And the owner did stop by our table for she has known our friends friend for some time....More

Thank golf076
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Six of us visited at the end of our stay in the area. The first impression in driving up and seeing the relatively old condo/hotel Four Winds Beach Resort was one of hesitation. A great restaurant in this place? An emphatic YES! The space is...More

Thank GPA4
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

First of all, you have to be prepared to spend $150 a person or you should not be going here. I've read reviews complaining of the price but you have to expect to pay for quality food served beautifully in a beautiful room. The owners...More

1  Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 21 February 2017

this was our third visit to the restaurant and another fantastic experience all around. Every dish continues to amaze us and the service is classic elegance. Bravo!

Thank Karine234
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26 April 2017|
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Response from lbktraveler | Reviewed this property |
no dress code, but I would not wear shorts or jeans
Alphonse D
16 January 2017|
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Response from SpringfieldFresser | Reviewed this property |
Best to call. It's sure to be romantic.
Alphonse D
30 December 2016|
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Response from Mblbk | Property representative |
The fixed price menu for valentine is $90
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 65
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2605 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-3106
    (4 miles from St Armond's Circle; and 6 miles downtown Sarasota)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Longboat Key
  • Phone Number: +1 941-383-8088
  • E-mail
Maison Blanche, or “white house” in French, embodies the ultimate in sophistication; simple yet elegant, a modern but still-classic approach to dining. Maison Blanche enjoys a reputation as THE BEST restaurant in the Sarasota area and one of the finest in the state of Florida due to the consistent high quality of food and service. Both the luxurious decor and the incredibly sumptuous menu bring your dining experience to life. Every detail of your meal is approached with the sole purpose of making your evening and the occasion truly memorable. With a menu featuring only the finest cuts of meat, the freshest seafood, poultry, game and produce, renowned chef, Jose Martinez creates meals that delight the palate from start to finish.
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