We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Great late breakfast” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Blue Dolphin Cafe

Blue Dolphin Cafe
470 John Ringling Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34236-1428
941-388-3566
Website
Menu
Improve this listing
Ranked #30 of 812 Restaurants in Sarasota
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Diner
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast
Orlando, Florida
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Great late breakfast”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

We slept in from traveling and needed a local restaurant for a late breakfast. The hotel recommended blue dolphin and it was amazing. A locals favorite and great food!

  • Visited March 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

364 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    199
    123
    33
    7
    2
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Oklahoma City
Level Contributor
145 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Great breakfast”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013 via mobile

Down home country style breakfast. Went with friends and family and the food was very good. The service was adequate (but hey it's a breakfast joint). Pancakes were great - would definitely return.

Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Market Weighton, United Kingdom
1 review
“great breakfast and staff”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

We found this place a few years ago and whenever we go back to Florida, which is as often as we can we know we will get to sarasota at least once during the holiday. You may have to wait a few minutes, that's because it's so good. Great choice of breakfast and the staff are real friendly, all in all it's worth it.
Keith and Gill Boneham

  • Visited March 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Sarasota, Florida
Level Contributor
19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Great Breakfast”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

HUGE omelets that are quite delicious. This is no secret though so be prepared to wait...especially if you go on a weekend in season.

Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Sarasota
Level Contributor
27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Great breakfast”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

A great diner breakfast with a wide variety. Always busy and lots of repeat customers. Good value and great service

Visited November 2012
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Blue Dolphin Cafe also viewed

Sarasota, Southwest Gulf Coast
Sarasota, Southwest Gulf Coast
 
Sarasota, Southwest Gulf Coast
Sarasota, Southwest Gulf Coast
 

Been to Blue Dolphin Cafe? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Blue Dolphin Cafe, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.