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Fandango Cafe - CLOSED

1812 S Osprey Ave, Sarasota, FL 34239-3613
+1 941-954-5400
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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“falafel” (4 reviews)
“dirty rice” (2 reviews)
“greek salad” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
1812 S Osprey Ave, Sarasota, FL 34239-3613
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The food was awesome. Unfortunately, the owner recently passed away. He will be missed as will contribution to the local scene as a favorite place to go.

Thank Lexux D
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Used to enjoy Fandango's when they were on Siesta Key and really glad they are back in Sarasota. Having traveled to and eaten in the many countries around the Mediterranean, I'm always please with the choices, quality and authenticity of the food offered.

Thank Edward O
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Hmm. OK. Tries very hard. Good value for the price. Dishes are quasi-authentic. Could use more local touch, as in spice, flavors, etc. Service excellent. Good atmosphere. Except on nights with live music, which may appeal to others.

Thank NYCTraveler88
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Stopped for lunch and we were quite impressed. Excellent value lunch specials - choose two light-eat entrees and get a side Greek salad and pita bread for under $10.00. We had kabobs, chicken skewers, dirty rice with tzatsiki, and cho cho. The chicken was a...More

Thank DocSkier
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

I've been to Fandango only once, but the Mediterranean menu, with selections to please vegan as well as Greek and Israeli diners, impressed me. It's a small cafe, with music some nights. Their $15.95 combo dinner with two selections plus salad is a bargain because...More

Thank Judy5569
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Try it for lunch with a glass of wine or their "sweet tea" (no sugar; fruit juices like mango....). Interesting flavors. Chicken kabobs and their peanut dish are sssoooo great! Authentic food, come.

Thank peaceriverlady
Reviewed 20 February 2017

After sharing a sampler platter that consisted of generous and tasty helpings of hummus, black hummus, babaghanoosh, mamaghanoosh, and falafel we each had a fresh Greek salad. Three of us then selected from an offering of items to form a combination platter and all three...More

Thank Drfred39
Reviewed 8 February 2017

First the good: The Greek Salad was excellent and a good size. I tried the Jerk Grouper and asked for it mild. It was quite tasty and filling. My wife had the Jerk Chicken and it was way toooo spicy To a point one does...More

1  Thank JAMES L
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Had a delicious lunch recently at Fandangos. Didn't know what to expect as it was my first visit and the place was empty, but I was pleasantly surprised. The food was fresh and very good. Service was excellent. Don't know why there weren't more diners...More

Thank Lucyspin
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Oh we so missed the wonderful food from Fandango. Mediterranean platter is the bomb. Curry lamb yum. You can't go wrong here.

Thank Mary-Jo M
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  • Address: 1812 S Osprey Ave, Sarasota, FL 34239-3613
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-954-5400
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