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Briandi's Restaurant

202 Tamiami Trl S, Nokomis, FL 34275-3149
+1 941-488-9511
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“lasagna” (36 reviews)
“bread” (29 reviews)
“wings” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
202 Tamiami Trl S, Nokomis, FL 34275-3149
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful little restaurant this is. Got there for the early bird menu 4-6. Had a loaf of hot bread and dipping oil while waiting for our meals. Chicken parm was perfect. The lasagna was spectacular with perfectly seasoned ricotta! The early bird means...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 922lynnew
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

We met Charlie the owner at the bar. He was a pleasure to talk to while we waited 10 minutes for our table. Lovely meal as always!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CincyDavid
Reviewed November 6, 2018

This restaurant is small and you may have to wait, but it is certainly worth it. It is the best Italian restaurant I have ever been to. No matter what you order, it is great and so is the service.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank k5598
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Don’t go to Briandi’s if you are not hungry. Great little hole in the wall kinda place. Our server Sherry took really good care of us. !!!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank pittyguy
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Laid back local dive with authentic hand made pizza and the best wings around. Huge portions of food.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank K. G
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

This restaurants been there since 1942. The homemade bread comes right out of the oven with an amazing roasted garlic dipping sauce! We both had blue cheese dressing on our salad which had to be homemade came out with big chunks of blue cheese! The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 536jennifert
Reviewed September 30, 2018

I pass this restaurant every day and had no idea what great food they served. Ladies in my neighborhood said it was a must stop. Wow! Were they right. Food came out hot and plenty of it. Most meals could really feed at least two...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank tammysj2017
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

This place is one of those places that you might just keep driving by because it will not catch your attention, BUT it’s a must to stop and have dinner. This place is tiny and super cute and the food is amazing! The owner goes...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank willbdy
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

Everything you love about old school Italian restaurants Briandi’s has. Cozy atmosphere, soft music playing in the background, don’t forget Charlie sitting at the bar. Food came out hot and fresh, starting with bread and seasoned oil. Food was great and had plenty to take...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bgravy80
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Charlie and his family have been serving huge, delicious portions at a reasonable price for over two decades. This is a must stop for my family whenever we are in Nokomis/Venice. In fact, we usually eat in once and have take out a second time....More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Bob S
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Yes credit cards are accepted
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $22
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 Tamiami Trl S, Nokomis, FL 34275-3149
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Nokomis
  • Phone Number: +1 941-488-9511
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Briandi's is a family-owned restaurant in Nokomis, Florida serving Italian dishes passed down through generations of homemade cooking. When you sit at our tables, you will experience freshly made veal and chicken cutlet dishes such as our picatta or marsala. The exquisite eggplant parmesan is stacked high and made crispy when you order. Peruse our menu for the entire selection. Then, visit for yourself, or order dinner to go.
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