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The Bodhi Tree Cafe


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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Italian, Mediterranean
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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All reviews eggplant parmesan salad towles court the chef owner small menu open for lunch authentic italian food amazing food great meal dining experience downtown sarasota bodi specials vegetarian patrons homemade appetizers
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great Italian dinner on date night. The best in years eating out. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Paul G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great Karma and Dining at The Bodhi Tree Cafe! We took our monthly neighborhood international dining group here last night. There were 11 of us and it’s always hard to please everyone. However, last night at The Bodhi Tree Cafe it was magical! The food...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank TFBeaver
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this lovely restaurant in Towles Court for the first time and were pleasantly surprised. Were seated at an outdoor table to enjoy the beautiful weather. Enjoyed a nice wine recommended by the pleasant server. Small menu but our group enjoyed all our entrees....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank SunAndShop
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last evening, I was on an art walk adjacent to where we were staying. As I was walking, I happened by Bodhi Tree and was able to observe what others were being served, Intrigued, I booked a table for the next evening. What a wonderful...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Michael E
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

We had an incredible dining experience at The Bodhi Tree and give it our highest rating on food preparation and personal service. Everything served was fresh and had Chef Oscar’s magic touch. Never had such light and fluffy gnocchi and the spaghetti frutta del mer...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank fiorirossi
Reviewed February 2, 2019

We spend several months of the winter in this area. We always like to try new places for dinner. Bodhi Cafe is located on 1938 Adams Lane in the Towles Court Art District. The menu is small but there are daily specials that reflect what...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank erf621
Reviewed December 2, 2018

We were a party of seven and the weather was perfect for dinning outside on the patio. We all had something different and the food and service was excellent. This is the second time we have dined at Bodi Tree and both times the food...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank baci84
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

Dinner with friends. It was a beautiful night so we sat on the porch for dinner. Impeccable service - as always! Caroleena is the best - as is the eggplant parmesan - absolutely THE BEST In Sarasota! Bodhi Tree salad is delicious and shareable. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JNoah
Reviewed October 3, 2018

wife took me there for my b-day -- could not have been pleased with all -- food/service/venue & price!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jr John J G
Reviewed August 31, 2018

This was our first visit to the Bodhi Tree; it won't be our last. We ate lunch on the porch under a fan' The atmosphere was delightful. Service was efficient and friendly. We both had the Contadina sandwich based on being told this was the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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