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1097 Tamiami Trail, Nokomis, FL 34275
+1 941-485-6818
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7:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 82
    Excellent
  • 48
    Very good
  • 26
    Average
  • 15
    Poor
  • 13
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A Great Dining Experience

Once again we returned to one of our favorite Gulf Coast favorites, Ophelia's Pasta House. Met at the entrance by our friendly and knowledgeable server, Helena, We were escorted through the large facility to our table in a quiet room at the back. Drinks were presented quickly and we ordered our... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2015
dave2840
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
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184 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Mooresville, North Carolina
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

You can't beat the breakfast deal here. You can eat a nice breakfast with free Bloody Mary for under $5.00. Good service and nice staff. I haven't tried them for lunch yet, but the menu looks good.

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Albany, New York
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88 reviews 88 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

Very pleasantly surprised tonight. Have been meaning to try this restaurant for sometime and made it for the first tonight. Couldn't believe how dog friendly the restaurant is. We were seated outside and the first thing our server did was bring water and chicken for the dogs. Needless to say, the dogs were very happy and behaved our entire meal.... More 

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Palmetto, Florida
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

the pasta was too soft and the bread too hard. we had to toss out the bread.we will not return . after reading the other reviews i wonder what happened to our meals.

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st. clair shores, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Their 2 x 2 x 2 breakfast with complimentary drinks is what might draw you there first (2 pancakes, two eggs, two meats). But once there you'll see that your dogs are special guests too!! A large patio and enclosed canvassed area is provided for you and your pets, not to mention the great indoors as well!!

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Top Contributor
217 reviews 217 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Once again we returned to one of our favorite Gulf Coast favorites, Ophelia's Pasta House. Met at the entrance by our friendly and knowledgeable server, Helena, We were escorted through the large facility to our table in a quiet room at the back. Drinks were presented quickly and we ordered our Broiled Live Lobster (Madelyn's Favorite Dish) and Spaghett &... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

My parents favorite friendly staff and old school pasta. Basa picatta shrimp and lobster in red clam sauce are my favs good atmosphere and a great wine list. Priced reasonably

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kent
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We had a reservation as we visited the restaurant on St Patricks day as expected it to be busy. Although it was fairly full when we arrived we were ignored for a good ten minutes. At least three waitresses walked past up whilst we were waiting and said nothing to us. Finely one of the waitresses did say that the... More 

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Stratford, CT
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

We have eaten at Ophelia's on several occasions. Each time was a pleasant and relaxing meal. They have an outdoor seating area that is dog friendly. They even have a doggie menu. for just a couple of dollars you can get a dish of meat for your dog. They also have water bowls and doggie snacks for free. Since we... More 

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Delray Beach, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

. Good food; good service; very reasonable prices. Dogs welcome recommended by locals. Clean, outside seating available.

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Venice, Florida, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Breakfast is always good as is dinner or lunch but.....they should stick to what they do good which is not the Corn Beef and Cabbage meal I got today. It was on special for $13 and got there early to beat the lunch crowd. I received a plate with a quarter head cabbage, wilted carrots and over fried potatoes. the... More 

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Nancychamplin, Owner at Ophelia's Pasta House, responded to this review

We are very sorry that you were disappointed in your meal. This is the first negative comment we received on the corned beef dinner. I cannot explain why yours was different than the other plates. We strive to maintain consistency in our platings and will take your criticism seriously. More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1097 Tamiami Trail, Nokomis, FL 34275
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Nokomis
  • Phone Number: +1 941-485-6818

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 9:30 pm

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