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8875 Midnight Pass Rd, Sarasota, FL 34242-3838
+1 941-346-2207
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good36%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (84 reviews)
“stuffed shrimp” (38 reviews)
“turtle pie” (18 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 8:30 PMAll hours
Caribbean, American, Vegetarian Friendly
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8875 Midnight Pass Rd, Sarasota, FL 34242-3838
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Reviewed yesterday

The food was very good. Service OK. Bar waitress was excellent. We sat inside because of the heat but still had a nice water view.

Thank MargieMart
Reviewed 3 days ago

Staying with family in the area. Had quite a few meals here, one being a birthday get together. Food was excellent, as was the service. Only negative, we had pizza one night..not good tasted like a pastry base...

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were seated right away and no waiter/waitress came to our table after 20 minutes! We left and went to another restaurant. We won't be back.

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We thought this would be a nice place on the water to eat dinner. The outside seating area was nice, plenty of fans to keep you cool. But the food wasn't very good at all or the drinks. We had the Ahi Tuna special and...More

Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Very cute atmosphere. 3 different food menus, but not confusing. One early bird with about 6 selections all reasonably priced. Then a (thank you from locals) summer menu with about 10 or more reduced items (20 to 40 %) I had almond crusted grouper for...More

Thank evieleigh0617
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Really enjoyed dinner. I think this was our 4th time eating here. Always great. Service great and very nice staff. Good job! We will see you again.

Thank ricbtravel
Reviewed 20 August 2017

A comfortable place on the water. Food was was quite good and service better than average. Tables are a bit close together, but not overly so. Great water view.

Thank DFP918
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Yesterday Turtle's hosted our aunt's 80th birthday luncheon. It was difficult finding the right venue because we were a group of 12 and wanted a private room, and most places had a minimum of 20 or more. Heidi at Turtle's offered us their upstairs room,...More

Thank locolizard
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

There may be a problem... I ordered a rum runner and it was so bad I had to send it back and opted for a Corona. My son's mac and cheese was terrible. Noodles were mush, cheese tasteless. The calamari must have been frozen instead...More

Thank Travl_lovr_2
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Opened in 1986, Turtle's has distinguished itself as one of the leading fine dining restaurants in the Sarasota area over the last 30 years. Located at 8875 Midnight Pass Road on Siesta Key, it offers a conventional Florida menu emphasizing fresh seafood, impeccable service, colorful...More

Thank Taylor B
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Anne S
25 October 2016|
Response from Melissa R | Reviewed this property |
HI!! I think 7...go and have fun!!
14 September 2016|
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Response from William B | Reviewed this property |
South on 41 towards Siesta Key Beaches and turn left (east) on Midnight Pass Road and it's on the left.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8875 Midnight Pass Rd, Sarasota, FL 34242-3838
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-346-2207
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