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Piccolo Italian Market & Deli

6518 Gateway Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231-5804
+1 941-923-2202
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
6518 Gateway Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231-5804
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here the other day and had some great sandwiches, pasta and pizza. Like its name says, it is a Italian market and deli, but they have several tables set up inside to eat at. Reminds so much of the deli's in NYC and Baltimore....More

Thank D L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I friend of mine introduced me to this place and i was fortunate enough to meet the owners. (the owners are some of the best people out there just fyi) Its an amazing Italian market and everything i have tried is amazing. It doesn't matter...More

1  Thank danprieto13
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Great Italian deli ..... Meats sliced to perfection...the best olives and THE BREAD! Omg! Fabulous bread!! Great service and very helpful!

Thank scislandgirl1803
Antonio D, Owner at Piccolo Italian Market & Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 4 March 2018

Been a customer for at least 10 years. I have never been disappointed!!!! The antipasto salad is amazing. Talk about value for your money. More that that it is delizioso!!!!!! You will happy that you found such a great eatery. I am!!!!!

Thank MarilynC123
Antonio D, Owner at Piccolo Italian Market & Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 24 February 2018

Owners are friendly and helpful. Italian desserts (i.e. ricotta cheesecake and sfgiatelle) and coffee are delicious and sandwiches are large. Having moved to Florida from the NY area, this is our place to go for Italian items like cheeses, olives, prosciutto, ravioli, etc. They carry...More

Thank FanaticTripPlanner
Antonio D, Owner at Piccolo Italian Market & Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review.

Reviewed 28 January 2018

The food is great the service is impeccable. You can really feel the desire by this establishment to deliver a pleasing experience. It is casual relaxed and an enjoyable experience every time I eat there. Thank You to owners and the staff.

Thank u812Zorro
Reviewed 22 January 2018

When you crave a slice of Italian delight, visit Piccolo Italian market in Gulf Gate. Their wedges-especially their chicken and meat ball parm- just hit the spot. You can even order different sizes depending on your appetite and their red sauce makes the dishes so...More

1  Thank daiseymae10
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

I managed to get out with my lasagne to heat up later without succumbing to the delicious aromas. Deli meats, other Italian delicacies as well as Italian grocery items. There are a few tables to eat at if you choose. Late on a Saturday afternoon...More

Thank finfun
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Ranked #40 in Sarasota.. You have to search years of reviews before you see anything negative about this place. Maybe because they are a Market/Deli.. For Market/Deli they are number 1... Spotless clean, Fantastic Food, Ownership works hard and everybody I send there thank me...More

Thank zac7474
Reviewed 10 January 2018

We had lunch here today. The people were friendly and the place is clean. The chicken parm and meatball parm sandwiches were excellent, served promptly and obviously made fresh. The fresh Italian bread is terrific. We ordered the large size and had to bring two...More

Thank Jack H
Antonio D, General Manager at Piccolo Italian Market & Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you for the great review Jack.

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27 March 2017|
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Response from Antonio D | Property representative |
Yes you can but we are closed on Monday's.
Fran M
31 January 2017|
Response from Antonio D | Property representative |
Yes we do. Just go to our website and down load our menu. piccolomarket Scroll down and their is a link to our menu on the left side. Usually 1-2 days should be fine.
John D
23 December 2016|
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Response from Antonio D | Property representative |
Sorry john we don't have any large cans of clams. We only have small cans of LA Monica chopped clams. Buon Natale
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 13
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6518 Gateway Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231-5804
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-923-2202
  • E-mail
It is a market and a deli, with superb home-made food and a cafe serving gourmet sandwiches, fresh pizza, Deli Meat & Cheeses Imported and Domestic and a full line of Italian Groceries. And not to mention our own Homemade Sausage made daily.
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