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Napule’ Ristorante Italiano

7129 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-5503
+1 941-556-9639
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“pizza” (58 reviews)
“eggplant” (10 reviews)
“caponata” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7129 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-5503
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After driving by Napule a few evenings and seeing the packed parking lot, my husband and I decided we needed to check it out. And boy, are we glad we did! From the attentive service, beautiful atmosphere, and terrific food, we felt we'd returned to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank annekk
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just had our first experience of Napule and if you are looking for an intimate, quiet place to take a date or enjoy conversation with friends this is NOT the place. It is very, very loud inside even upstairs which is limited seating. The owners...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Joe C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Made our first visit on a Saturday night. Crowded and noisy — but ah, the food! Our waiter brought complimentary eggplant Caponata. Delicious way to begin. As were the complimentary whole grain and traditional Italian breads with olive oil. My companion chose a tasty Caesar...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bill M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the minute you enter Napule you know it’s going to be a fun experience. The whole place is buzzing and the staff are proudly going flat out . The menu, wine list and service are top notch. Of course we did have one of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love this restaurant; the owner, Alex, is wonderful and I like the lunchtime bartenders, Antonio & others who always take care of me. That said, twice my husband and I went there for dinner without reservations and we were turned away immediately with the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Besides not having enough parking spots, the restaurant is EXTREMELY noisy. Both couples ordered pizza and they were terrible; burned on the edges and a soggy piece of dough in the middle. I ordered a Margarita Pizza and they topped my pizza with two whole...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank littlemillie2007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here some months back and just loved the cheese and meat tray along with the soup and other dishes as we sat up at the bar. This is a very busy restaurant so it is best to have a reservation. This was my...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank HonestEvaluatorGal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hip place. Good vibe. Really excellent authentic Italian. My husband is from Milano. We know excellent Italian. This is it!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MissOleMiss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second visit to Napule’s and it was just as good as the first. Our party of 9 had reservations for 5:00 and were seated right away. A good thing about having dinner this early is that the restaurant is not as noisy...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bill S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Napule' is unique among Sarasota's plethora of Italian restaurants in its near perfect balance of atmosphere, service, food quality, and value. Twice I've enjoyed Napule', and both visits ranked among my best dinners in Sarasota. Much of the experience, beyond the incredible entrees and well...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank srqpro
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Nancy H
August 18, 2018|
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Response from Milee M | Reviewed this property |
No idea if such a table exists, but this would be one of the worst possible places to dine with 8 people. It is so noisy that you can barely hear the person right next to you speak, so conversation at a table for 8 would be... More
April 30, 2018|
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Response from xrayxray | Reviewed this property |
his question does not pertain to me for I was a customer also...you may want to check the person/individuals you intended to send this to. respectfully-
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7129 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-5503
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-556-9639
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