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The Public House Tap & Grill

6240 N Lockwood Ridge Rd, North Sarasota, FL 34243-2529
+1 941-822-0795
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good7%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
1 week ago
“Great experience overall!”
1 week ago
“New restaurant with good menu”
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Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
6240 N Lockwood Ridge Rd, North Sarasota, FL 34243-2529
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looks like a hole in the wall but those are always the best places. Food was amazing and the service was fast and courteous. Will definitely be back when we visit again.

Thank Robert L
managertph, Manager at The Public House Tap & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for stopping in, we appreciate it! See you next time.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been meaning to try this new place and always see lots of people there at happy hour. We went for a late lunch and it was very empty. But service was great! I got the portobello, zucchini, and peppers sandwich. It was excellent...More

1  Thank lizardtiff
managertph, Manager at The Public House Tap & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for trying us out! A lot of people don't realize we have healthy choices like the Portobello sandwich. If you get a chance, check out our secret menu hidden on the website. See you soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a movie, we wandered into the Public House and were pleasantly surprised to find a great selection of draft beers (18!) as well as really good food! The veggie burger was EXCELLENT and the house made chips were among the best I have had....More

1  Thank GoingPlaces9010
Reviewed May 14, 2018

While in town on May 5, I had dinner here with two friends. We each agreed the food was good but the service was lousy. Our waitress seemed to be more interested in talking to other staff members than doing her job. Maybe she was...More

1  Thank pinnacle-project
managertph, Manager at The Public House Tap & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am glad you enjoyed your food. I am sorry your service was sub par. As a brand new restaurant we are still in the process of finding the right staff. We appreciate your feedback, it helps us get better!

Reviewed May 14, 2018

This relatively-new casual restaurant is quickly winning fans among locals. Service has been outstanding every time we've gone. The portions are very large, and the prices are low. The atmosphere could be improved, but they aren't trying to replicate Ruth's Chris. If you're looking for...More

1  Thank asldn
managertph, Manager at The Public House Tap & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You hit the nail on the head! That is what we are striving for and it is really catching with the local community. Thank you, we appreciate your support!

Reviewed May 12, 2018

The building occupied by the Public House Tap and Grill has a long and storied history of incompetent management and forgettable service. It began as a British pub that went through three owners in 9 years and ended in November 2017 when patrons no longer...More

2  Thank Craig F
managertph, Manager at The Public House Tap & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Craig, as a new restaurant we are all for getting better and will gladly take a look at service concerns that will make us a better restaurant. Thanks for your feedback.

Reviewed May 10, 2018

Went there this evening and tried the homemade meatloaf, mashed potatoes & gravy; homemade mac & cheese; chicken tacos & turkey burger (3 of us eating and sampling). I couldn't wait to get home and write this review!! The food was AMAZING! Everything was made...More

1  Thank Alison C
managertph, Manager at The Public House Tap & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to share the kind words! We are working very hard to create a great experience and we are so happy you enjoyed your visit. We look forward to seeing soon!

Reviewed May 9, 2018

Twice in one week ---just had to return and bring friends. Great flavorful food. Amazing service--they aim to please. Burgers were outstanding as was all the food we ordered. Outstanding, different slaw--no mayo ! !

1  Thank Elizabeth L
managertph, Manager at The Public House Tap & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2018

Thank you very much! Twice in one week says a lot! We truly appreciate your support. See you soon!

Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

Was pleasantly surprised with this place. Just recently opened at this location, so a bit hard to find via Google maps. Great food. Burger actually cooked medium rare..not grey! Chips were awesome. Staff was fantastic.

1  Thank mightymac14
managertph, Manager at The Public House Tap & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2018

Thanks for trying us out and thanks for taking the time to leave a review! We really appreciate the opportunity to serve you. Please come visit us again!

Reviewed April 27, 2018

The food was amazing, everything was outstanding. Service was excellent. Zero complaints. Highly recommend.

1  Thank William C
managertph, Manager at The Public House Tap & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2018

Thank you very much! We are very happy you enjoyed your visit. Please come see us again soon!

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Gloria B
April 13, 2018|
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Response from managertph | Property representative |
Yes, outside on the patio.
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Gloria B
April 13, 2018|
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Outside only
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $15
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6240 N Lockwood Ridge Rd, North Sarasota, FL 34243-2529
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  North Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-822-0795
  • E-mail
Description
The Public House, Tap & Grill offers Casual Dining with a Sports Bar Theme. Locally owned and operated, we serve Modern Pub Favorites and Familiar American Comfort Food to our Friends and Neighbors. We have a Full Bar with a Premium Well and 18 Beers on Tap including several Local Craft Beers . You can count on Value Oriented Pricing, Generous Portions, and a Relaxed Atmosphere.
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