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Selva Grill

1345 Main St, Ste D, Sarasota, FL 34236-5626
+1 941-362-4427
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ceviche” (164 reviews)
“sea grill” (114 reviews)
“skirt steak” (37 reviews)
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Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1345 Main St, Ste D, Sarasota, FL 34236-5626
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Reviews (715)
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Reviewed 4 days ago

On our regular visits to Sarasota, we always visit this trendy, peruvian restaurant on Main Street in downtown Sarasota. The food is consistently delicious with a variety of ceviches (try the Tuna Tiradito with ginger, soy sauce and watermelon as well as Seva's Wild Ceviche...More

Thank Gurke13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Sarasota in June and decided to revisit Selva Grill. We'd been over the years but it is always packed in season. Reservations a must. We were able to walk in and get a table. Wow, the food was just fabulous. You can...More

Thank Julie N
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife took me here for a surprise birthday dinner knowing how much I like Latin food (which is all she was told about Selva). Turns out the menu is not your generic Tex-Mex or pan-Latin, but authentically Peruvian (with a few other things), which...More

Thank Chicago_Mr_B_645
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly service, great drinks and appetizers, but the real treat comes with dinner. Exotic and with a flare. Whatever you order, it is sure to be quite good. We love the local seafood. Need reservations - and a real deal during Sarasota Restaurant Week.

Thank martonewyork
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food, ceviches and Chilean Bass were absolutely wonderful and the presentation was exquisite! The Pisco Sours were the best we have ever had. A choice restaurant to have celebrated a landmark birthday and anniversary.

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our favorite place to have dinner during our vacation. They took perfect care of our daughter's meals that required modifications for allergy reasons. They were very flexible and very professional. The rest of the party enjoyed their meals very much. The most amazing...More

Thank Milana K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Peaceful modern downtown Sarasota restaurant with great service and excellent, unusual food. Selva has about equal numbers of seafood and meat entrees, and more variety than most restaurants. So many things looked good that it was hard to choose! Most dishes have Peruvian or Mayan...More

Thank docbruce
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good service, fine food and great drinks. Room is a bit loud but otherwise it's a nice experience. Got a split meal with pal, Strip Steak and Fried Snapper -- Brilliant and the staff is more than happy to do it. The menu is first...More

Thank LongIslandFlan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very busy and popular downtown restaurant with a Peruvian flair----I think it use to be better a few years ago----my dinner lomo was good but not out of this world----They have a nice patio for dining outside nad the inside is very...More

Thank agolfer1256
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent selection of dishes with a knowledgeable staff that made great suggestions. Staff was attentive and food was delicious.....we were lucky enough to get a patio table and thorough enjoyed the evening

Thank everydayisbetter
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can you have small plates at happy hour at the table
6 March 2017|
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Response from Henry M | Reviewed this property |
Open Sunday
19 February 2017|
Response from lary o | Reviewed this property |
open at 4 pm
My wife and I enjoy getting dressed up when we go out to dinner but don't want to be the only ones! What are their patrons wearing these days?
2 September 2016|
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Response from kportgirl | Reviewed this property |
You can dress up for this place. Often people are there for special occasions.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1345 Main St, Ste D, Sarasota, FL 34236-5626
    (Main St. & Palm Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-362-4427
  • E-mail
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