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Cannon's Steakhouse and Tavern

6540 Superior Ave, Gulf Gate, Sarasota, FL 34231-5836
+1 941-924-7171
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“wedge salad” (7 reviews)
“ribeye” (7 reviews)
“orange cake” (4 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Bar
$$ - $$$
6540 Superior Ave, Gulf Gate, Sarasota, FL 34231-5836
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The meal was okay - nothing too great - we went because so many people said it is great. We had planned on going to Flemings and I wish we had. The steaks were cooked fine but the special potatoes had a very weird flavor....More

Thank Marcia D
Reviewed July 23, 2018

I've been hearing good things about Cannon's Steakhouse and Tavern so when a friend suggested we go there, I was all for it. My steak special was cooked to perfection and absolutely delicious. Our server was cordial, helpful and very efficient. The solo entertainer sang...More

Thank Edward O
Reviewed June 20, 2018

This is an off the wall steakhouse - not one of the regular chains. But thats the nice thing about it. Steaks were cooked to perfection and prices were reasonable. We went on a wednesday early evening and the place was empty except for one...More

Thank DandWHampshire
Ken C, Owner at Cannon's Steakhouse and Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

Thank u for the lovely response. Yes this time of year is slow but there is never a problem getting a table for the great for experience. In season we fill seats quickly so now is the time to enjoy Cannons. Glad you had a...More

Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

After reading lots of reviews on TripAdvisor we had our hearts set on Cannon’s Steakhouse. We arrived at 8:50pm with closing time listed at 10pm on TripAdvisor and their website. There were only a few cars in the lot so my husband asked if they...More

Thank Exploration203575
Ken C, Owner at Cannon's Steakhouse and Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2018

Wow...I am so sorry that we let you down. You have every right to be upset. We did not handle your patronage in a professional manner at all. those working that night have been talked to and I doubt that our hours will be mishandled...More

Reviewed June 18, 2018

Cannon Steak House is very unique. It is decorated like back in the 50 - 60s. They have entertainment I believe it is Thursday. Friday and Saturday. The service was first class and the steAk for wonderful. Seasoned and cooked perfect. It is a locally...More

Thank 860darlenej
Ken C, Owner at Cannon's Steakhouse and Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2018

Thank you Darlene for the great review. Entertainment in the summer is on Friday and Saturday but in season we have music Weds-Saturday. We are so pleased you had a good experience. Please come back real soon.

Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

As you enter you feel as though you stepped into the 1960's. The walls are filled will photos of actors, actresses, and casts of tv shows of days gone by. There are TV's all over playing old movies. In the corner there's a singer with...More

Thank travelon2468
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

Think Ruth's Chris but at a better price. Out of the way location but worth the slight change of pace. Great food, casual laid back environment.

Thank bapjr1
Ken C, Owner at Cannon's Steakhouse and Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded June 1, 2018

Thank you for the kind words. Hope to see you again soon....

Reviewed May 27, 2018

We went for steak and were pleasantly surprised. The food was delicious and the atmosphere unique. TV screens line the walls with "classic" black and white movies in progress. There is also a piano player for entertainment. Only beer and wine served, no liquor.

Thank Floridalover_12
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Went for a steak and what a Steak! Enough for 4! Huge baked Potatoe! Great wedge salad! Pictures of Frank Sinatra & all the other favorites in ur life! Nice bar! It was a fun night! great food! Fantastic Orange cake for desert..will be back...More

Thank peppericka
Reviewed March 20, 2018

We were able to make reservations via phone for a Friday Night dinner by leaving a message before their 4 o’clock opening. And, we were surprised after our delicious dinner with live entertainment that the reservations were really not necessary - there were plenty of...More

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Lucinda C
December 13, 2017|
Response from KenC3114 | Property representative |
Sorry, but Cannons is open between the hours of 4:30 and 9:30. Thank you for your interest in dining at Cannons
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6540 Superior Ave, Gulf Gate, Sarasota, FL 34231-5836
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-924-7171
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