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Alpine Steak House & Karl

4520 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-3456
(941) 922-3797
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Ranked #353 of 860 Restaurants in Sarasota
Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout
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English first
Ridgewood, NJ
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340 reviews 340 reviews
231 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

I had read the Alpine's has a specialty of Turducken and as it was close to Thanksgiving, it seemed like the right time to have some fowl. The restaurant is on busy route 41 right at the corner. It goes by the name Karl Ehmer rather than just Alpine Steakhouse. The meat market forms one side of the building with... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

My wife and I were in Sarasota visiting and tried the lunch. We enjoy visiting local places that are not chain related and we were not disappointed. Good solid lunch, great service with lots of individual attention, all at a very economical price. We will stop next month when we are in Sarasota again.

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Osprey, FL
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177 reviews 177 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

After last year's lackluster experience dining out at a restaurant, our group decided to do a house party. Friends had told me about Alpine's dinner for two filet and how good and easy it was. Placing the order for 12 was a breeze as Randy was friendly and didn't rush me when I had questions. Husbands went to pick up... More 

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San Juan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We had a good lunch. Nice service. Didn't try the turducken but the sandwiches were good. Friendly service.

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Bradenton, Florida
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69 reviews 69 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We have visited here before, and thought that it would be a nice place for a date. We were quickly seated and shared an order of charbroiled oysters. Sinfully rich and well-prepared, it was followed by gorgonzola salads... also delicious. My husband's steak came out perfect, and my steak/crab cake combo reinforced why we come here. Great food, great service... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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63 reviews 63 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Went with friends for prime rib. Excellent! Also the sauerbraten was prepared to perfection with red cabbage and potato pancakes with apple sauce. You just can't get that anywhere. And if you thought you might want to try something different this is the place. Old school restaurant with very pleasant servers and staff!

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Sarasota, Florida
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178 restaurant reviews
243 helpful votes 243 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

This is a meat lovers paradise. But if you like lobsters and crab, you too will be in paradise. We love to bring our colleagues here for the food is always consistently fresh, delicious and a crowd pleaser. The price are reasonable and the service is excellent. Come with the family, or as a couple, the veal made German style... More 

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Paphos, Cyprus
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

When we are over from the UK ,we always call at the Alpine Steakhouse. After a five year absence,we were looking forward to our visit however, this time, we were slightly let-down by the standard of food served. We'd like to clarify that the food wasn't bad but it was just rather average and have since eaten better dinners in... More 

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Horsham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Been here every year for past 8 years and always great food and pleasant staff. All sorts of steaks but porterhouse. (16 oc) and fillet both value for money. Will be back again!!!

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Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Living here in SRQ for years the best place hands down for a 1/2 pound steak burger is here! I get it extra rare with a 1/2 thick piece of raw onion and an order of their fries! Now if your mouth is not watering as you read this, forgetaboutit!

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Additional Information about Alpine Steak House & Karl

Address: 4520 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-3456
Phone Number: (941) 922-3797
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: American, Delicatessen, Steakhouse

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