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3501 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34239-6109
+1 941-362-3692
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Schenectady, New York
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51 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here a few times and have always had a positive experience. The Matzo Ball soup is one of my favorites. The sandwiches are huge and tasty. I had the meatloaf dinner and it was great. Can't go wrong here!

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Thank Bigguy304
Tracy E, Owner at TooJay's, responded to this review

Thanks for the loyalty and support; it certainly means a lot to us! We appreciate you dining with us, and we look forward to your next visit with us! More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a corn beef on rye, kind of a standard for any NY style deli. The texture of the meet has to be a certain way and when you order lean, you should not have a "fat snap back" which was the case for me. I won't give it another try.

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Thank Bill B
Tracy E, Owner at TooJay's, responded to this review

Bill, we take pride in our classic New York style recipes and flavors, so it is disappointing to read that we missed the mark with your recent visit. We would like the opportunity to speak with you about your experience, please email us at info@toojays.com with your contact information. More 

Jacksonville, Florida
Level Contributor
22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made a quick stop to eat lunch after visiting a family member in the hospital. The service was good. The food was yummy. The desserts are amazing. There is a dessert case full of goodies as soon as you walk in. The bathrooms we clean. I had the chicken salad, my son has the tongue sandwich, my husband had... More 

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Thank Milhous1
Tracy E, Owner at TooJay's, responded to this review

We are glad to hear that your family has been able to enjoy our deli counter, bakery and restaurant. We pride ourselves on offering many options for great food! We hope to see you all again soon! More 

Franklin, North Carolina
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tired & hungry so we ran to Too Jays... Delightful new server named Alex was great & served our food quickly.. Asian Chicken Salad & Cobb Salad... yum!!! Alex will be a welcome addition to our favorite neighborhood restaurant!!!

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Thank Flamingazalea
Tracy E, Owner at TooJay's, responded to this review

Thanks for the absolutely, wonderful review! It was our pleasure to serve you and we can't wait to do so again soon! More 

Palmetto
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102 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always really like TooJay's. We arrived at about noon and had to wait about 15 minutes for a table. They have the best rye bread ever. We always get a loaf on our way out and it is always still warm. My husband has the hot corned beef on rye and is always happy. He asks that they don't... More 

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Thank Susie P
Tracy E, Owner at TooJay's, responded to this review

Susie, thank you for your kind words. We are glad to hear that your family has been able to enjoy our deli counter, bakery and restaurant. We pride ourselves on offering many options for great food to the community. We hope to see you all again soon! More 

Raleigh, NC
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My parents live in the area and were very excited to introduce my son and I to TooJays when we were down visiting. When we arrived, the line was out the door which we took to be a great sign. After a wait of about 25 minutes we were seated and it quickly became obvious that they were overwhelmed that... More 

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1 Thank ajlst
Tracy E, Owner at TooJay's, responded to this review

We are so sorry to hear about your experience. Beyond your wait time being too long, describing the rest of the meal as "average" isn't good for us either. We appreciate your feedback, and we'd like to speak to you further about your concerns, so please email us at info@toojays.com. More 

New York City, New York
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172 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

TooJay's serves excellent deli, like corned beef and pastrami, on the most delicious rye bread one could imagine! I recommend the "Classic" which is exactly a combo of corned beef and pastrami on rye. It is served with very good cole slaw and a pickle for under $12. Other choices are excellent, including a platter of small potato pancakes. We've... More 

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Thank PeterAL10
Tracy E, Owner at TooJay's, responded to this review

We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed our corned beef and pastrami! Thanks for the fantastic review, and we can't wait to serve you again soon! More 

Venice, Florida
Level Contributor
20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for an early dinner after a movie and thoroughly enjoyed the food. The menu provided many excellent choices while leaving room for future visits. The wait staff was very friendly and accommodating, making great suggestions and answering questions about our selections. Everyone was quite pleased at the quality of the food and the reasonable prices. Parking was close... More 

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Thank chief258
Tracy E, Owner at TooJay's, responded to this review

Nothing better than a dinner and movie, right? Thanks for the great review, and we can't wait to serve you again in the future! More 

Bolton Landing, United States
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Love the sandwiches and their cole slaw and soups are great. You definitely feel like you're in a New York deli.

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Thank Robert C
Tracy E, Owner at TooJay's, responded to this review

We pride ourselves on our traditional New York fare, Robert! Thanks for the fantastic review, and we can't wait to have you back again soon! More 

Morton
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45 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We had a group of 6, 3 adults and 3 teenage kids. We all ordered something different and we all LOVED every single thing we ordered. Then we also ordered 3 desserts and they were amazing as well. My favorite thing was the cabbage soup. Definitely recommend!!

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Thank Angelia M
Tracy E, Owner at TooJay's, responded to this review

We are thrilled to hear about your great experience, Angelia! We hope you bring the entire family again soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15
Cuisine
American, Delicatessen, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3501 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34239-6109
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-362-3692

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?