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1512 Main St, Sarasota, FL
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7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Tue 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wed - Thu 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: Great place for coffee, pastries and sandwiches in downtown Sarasota

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  • 4
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great spot to sit outside and relax

I have only had coffee and pastry here. Sittings outside is a pleasure as it is always shady because of the large trees and generous umbrellas. The food looks good too. Great location in the heart of town. Friendly staff too.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
gingeyToronto
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toronto
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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toronto
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

I have only had coffee and pastry here. Sittings outside is a pleasure as it is always shady because of the large trees and generous umbrellas. The food looks good too. Great location in the heart of town. Friendly staff too.

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Trumbull, Connecticut
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Love their pastries always awesome cookies brownies and coffee Stop by and see why they are our favoirite

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Osprey, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

This is not same shop that began in this location, Pastry Artist sold business, should have taken name.. New owner getting by on old name. No art here as far as pastries are concerned. We seated ourselves outside at a sticky table. I had to go in side and get someone to clean. Pastry was poor quality and friend left... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

I'm not sure what the vibe they are going for here. The quality of the coffee and pastries were along the level of a coffee shop at a train station-although the coffee IS fair trade. The couches give the impression that this is a place that you could while away reading or getting work done, but it really lacked the... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Both barista and friend were lovely and smiling and helpful. I thought I would go in and see amazing looking pastry . Nice muffins and chocolates but no art. There was both indoor and outside seating, wifi available, and I can not resist a friendly smile. I will return.

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Kennewick, Washington
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338 reviews 338 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

If you want some fresh tasting coffee and a great atmosphere with some delicious tasting baked items please stop by Pastry Art while in downtown Sarasota. I had a café Mocha - see pictures and a Bran Muffin see pictures. My wife had a coffee and a Danish - see pictures. They are open Monday and Tuesday 7am to 7pm... More 

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Longboat Key, Florida
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205 reviews 205 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Why go anywhere else, when you can sit outside, watch the world go by, drink fresh cuppa joe and enjoy an amazing almond log? Seriously, there is nothing else like it in the world. Chain coffee shops be damned, Pastry Art is the bomb.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Their espresso muffins are addictive. I stop by this place every time I visit Sarasota. Their baristas make a great cup of coffee!

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Munich, Germany
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Fantastic coffee and giant muffins (try the espresso chocolate chip muffin). Super friendly staff and great atmosphere.

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Great place to hangout and people watch as you sip coffee and have a pastry. They have some nice sandwiches too. Always helpful service and kind to dogs too.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1512 Main St, Sarasota, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Bakery, Delicatessen

Description

Great place for coffee, pastries and sandwiches in downtown Sarasota
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm

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