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British Open Pub - CLOSED

8579 S Tamiami Trl, Palmer Ranch, Sarasota, FL 34238-3032
+1 941-927-1022
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good26%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible14%
3 Jul 2017
“Great food and drinks”
15 Oct 2014
“New name & menu”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, Pub
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8579 S Tamiami Trl, Palmer Ranch, Sarasota, FL 34238-3032
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 3 July 2017

Hard to beat Guinness on Tap when it is well drawn. Great food in addition to a charming bar. Lots of Vegetarian options as well.

Thank Craig S
Reviewed 16 October 2014 via mobile

This place has recently reopened as The Monkey Bar with a predominantly burger menu. The former British theme is gone and the emphasis seems to be a regular sports bar.

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 19 September 2014

It's a nice place, food tasty and prices reasonable. Would recommend.We enjoyed some of the large pot pie type dishes. Service was good and friendly.

Thank Marian M
Reviewed 1 August 2014

There is another bar open, but it is not a British pub, and we did not go inside. There was no information about whether they moved, or simply closed. I suspect the latter.

Thank FlaHockeyFan
Reviewed 24 June 2014 via mobile

No longer open for business. Went for fish and chips and found it to be permanently closed. Bummer. CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED

Thank Vicki F
Reviewed 1 May 2014

Nice cozy place, friendly service, cool atmosphere. Expected bar food, but choices were more than that. Very nice presentation, and cooked to our liking. Happy hour is nice, too. Music on Saturdays, so we will be back. Patty melt and Reuben were excellent. If I...More

Thank evieleigh0617
Reviewed 18 January 2014

On our visit last night, several items on the menu were not available including: both British draft beers, Boston lager and haddock. Also the bar was out of sauvignon blanc and pinot grigio. But the fish and chips were good and the prices reasonable.

Thank TonyClacton
Reviewed 31 December 2013 via mobile

We had a business lunch meeting here and found that the food was very very average. It is typical pub food so do not plan on an exotic or special lunch. On the other hand, the selection of beers and wines was decent but keep...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 24 December 2013

We found this little gem of a restaurant some 15 years ago and have been visiting it every time we visit Sarasota which is every winter. I do not think we will be rushing back after our visit last night.. This was our first time...More

2  Thank syrup40
Reviewed 15 November 2013

Very poor service waited 20 minutes then had to go to the bar to order drinks , no menu given to our table until we asked. The pint of Bass beer was flat and should have been sent back. The bottle of white wine was...More

3  Thank Ian Y
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 13
Bar, Pub
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8579 S Tamiami Trl, Palmer Ranch, Sarasota, FL 34238-3032
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-927-1022
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