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Element: Modern Mediterranean Grill

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$14 - $238
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Steakhouse, Mediterranean, Grill
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Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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This restaurant is without a doubt one of the best ever. We were there on Friday evening (09/20/19) prior to going to a show in Sarasota. Our waiter Zack was amazing...attentive without being over bearing, very knowledgeable about the food and menu, extremely professional! The...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank BuddyBrooklyn
Reviewed 2 days ago

We hosted a breakfast for 45 women this morning at Element. It couldn't have been more successful! We wanted an intimate setting for conversation and we achieved it with their help. The staff was attentive and on top of everything, but quiet and unintrusive. Even...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank juliah531
Reviewed 1 week ago

NYC GUEST IMPRESSED: I invited a friend from NYC out to dinner and wisely choose to dine at this establishment. Inspite of dining on a Saturday night, which is usually chaotic anywhere in town, the moment we entered this restaurant, from it's private, weather protected...More

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank ZOEY082418
AbbyH824, Guest Relations Manager at Element: Modern Mediterranean Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello, Zoey, Thank you very, very much for your generous review of element, and the 5 star rating. We are so pleased that you decided to visit us with your New York City friend. James, Mani and Kelsie appreciate that you recognized the teamwork here...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First off - the decor is gorgeous and sumptuous and the lighting is incredible. Beautiful chandeliers and candles - made the dining experience that much better. Having said that - from the drinks to the wine list to the food - exceptional. And what was...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Mary W
AbbyH824, Guest Relations Manager at Element: Modern Mediterranean Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Mary, We are flattered that you had so many nice things to say about your visit to element, and Todd's guest service. Our goal is to meet or exceed the expectations of all our guests, and we like to hear when we do. Should...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to have a glass of wine around 8PM before heading home. To our surprise, there was no one behind the bar. After waiting about 5 minutes an employee came to the bar and start clearing plates and then preceded to wash a glass...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Trip790193
AbbyH824, Guest Relations Manager at Element: Modern Mediterranean Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Please accept our sincere apologies for this unacceptable service mishap. This is not at all what we aspire to be. If you would be so kind, please reach out to Mani Gonzalez, our General Manager at 941-724-8585. She would like to discuss this with...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In our "fast casual" world, it's getting harder to find an elegant, sophisticated atmosphere in which to dine - and not just eat. Element is just the place. Coupled with the comfortable venue are great food and service - Cheers!

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank Scott P
AbbyH824, Guest Relations Manager at Element: Modern Mediterranean Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Scott, Thank you for the kind words. We are working diligently to position element as a "special place," and your commentary validates our work. We hope to have the pleasure of serving you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are in the Sarasota area, you MUST try Element. The food is just one part of the experience! From the staff, service, the amuse bouche, wine, menu to the surroundings, the entire evening was a relaxing and pampering experience. It’s worth it!More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank K S
AbbyH824, Guest Relations Manager at Element: Modern Mediterranean Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning, K S, Thank you so much for the very kind review of element and the 5 star rating. Our goal is to meet or exceed our guests' expectations of our restaurant and we are always please to learn that we did. We look...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Food was awesome Amazing scallops, lobster tail, fillet, smashed potatoes, lemonchelo dessert Very nice people We highly recommend it

Date of visit: August 2019
2  Thank Dalaljab
Justin S, VP of Operations at Element: Modern Mediterranean Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Dalaljab, Thank you very much for joining us! We appreciate the kind words and look forward to hosting you soon!

Reviewed August 13, 2019

We chose this restaurant to celebrate our sister's milestone birthday celebration. We were greeted warmly by the hostess and taken to our table. What a trendy place! Zack was our server and he was so attentive and eager to make recommendations. The food was out...More

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank NicoleW0910
Justin S, VP of Operations at Element: Modern Mediterranean Grill, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2019

Good Afternoon NicoleW0910, Happy Belated Birthday to your sister!! Thank you for sharing your very special occasion with us and letting us be a part of your family's memories. It was an honor to serve you!

Reviewed August 12, 2019

My mom and I dropped by Element while seeking out rehearsal dinner spots in Sarasota. We were drawn to Element for the trendy, modern ambiance but the amazing food and top notch service were two unexpected surprises. First, Todd was our server - he’s awesome....More

Date of visit: August 2019
2  Thank jenriner
Justin S, VP of Operations at Element: Modern Mediterranean Grill, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2019

Dear Jenriner, We are honored and humbled. It was truly a pleasure serving you last night and we look forward to being a part of your very special occasion!

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