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Clayton's Siesta Grille

) #14 of 680 Restaurants in Sarasota $$ - $$$ American, , Seafood
1256 Old Stickney Point Rd, Siesta Key Beach, Sarasota, FL 34242-3409
+1 941-349-2800
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (71 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1256 Old Stickney Point Rd, Siesta Key Beach, Sarasota, FL 34242-3409
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1 - 10 of 644 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A hidden gem! The first night we couldn't find it even with our gps. However, the siesta free rides got us there tonight! I would have to say it has the best service and food hands down. Our waiter Dan was the best. He recommended...More

Thank Sara C
Clayton T, Owner at Clayton's Siesta Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Sara, You are so awesome to give us a 5 star review. Scratch kitchen, positive vibe @ Clayton's. We look forward to serving you again. Clayton

Reviewed 1 week ago

Get off the beach and enjoy a moment of good food, drink and service, They have a wide menu selection

Thank bonitabuffalo
Clayton T, Owner at Clayton's Siesta Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Bonita from Buffalo, You are awesome to give us a review. Thank you for the very kind words about Clayton's. We are a scratch kitchen that actually makes our own soups, deserts and sauces. We look forward to serving you again. Clayton

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been eating here for the past four years, either late breakfast or evening snack, and always been delighted with the food and service. A review I wrote 3 years ago gave them 4+ stars. But my meal yesterday was disappointing. I generally order...More

Thank Mike G
Clayton T, Owner at Clayton's Siesta Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Mike, My apologies for the lackluster experience We can do better and we will. We have a new breakfast chef and he is quite good but just needs a little more time in our kitchen and getting to know our menu. Please print this...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

very friendly staff , food very good and reasonably priced . we like the cleanliness and atmosphere of the dining area .

Thank milewa
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not sure how many people are aware of Clayton's Siesta Grille on Siesta Key. It opened in 2004 and we didn't discover it until a few years ago. Now it's a frequent destination for breakfast, lunch or dinner. One reason is because it is...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've never had a so-so meal at Clayton's. Always superb and definitely a good value for being on Siesta Key. The wine markup isn't terrible and they have a good selection. The fish meals are worth the trip. Especially the trout almondine....my favorite! They have...More

1  Thank rockd85
Clayton T, Owner at Clayton's Siesta Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Rock, The trout almondine has been my favorite for twelve years and everyone orders the Macadamia Nut Encrusted Grouper. Thanks for the review and very kind words. We look forward to serving you again. Clayton

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with our family of 6 last night. Atmosphere is relaxed, yet dining feels like fine dining. Our waiter was outstanding. He was personable and interacted well with the children. All of us were happy with our choices for dinner, and dessert was tasty...More

1  Thank Jennifer M
Clayton T, Owner at Clayton's Siesta Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jennifer, It only gets better at Clayton's. We strive to be consistent with our cuisine and service. Thank you for the very kind words. We look forward to serving you again. Clayton

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We like to go to Clayton's every year we are there. This year wasn't that good, especially the service and wait. It was July 4th week so they were busy, but the kitchen was so far behind. We don't usually complain but it was super...More

Thank Lexer75
Clayton T, Owner at Clayton's Siesta Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

HI Lexer, Being to busy is no excuse for not providing you a great dining experience. Please ask for me the next time you are here and I will personally see to it that your visit to Clayton's is above par. My cell# is 941-586-5890....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There was 8 people in our group. We had several appetizers and entrees. Amazingly, drinks and food was $440.25 plus tax and tip. Seared crab cakes, pretzel crust calamari, 3 roast beet salads, 3 lobster tacos (comes with 2 each), 2 jumbo coconut shrimp, eggplant...More

1  Thank Viaggiante
Clayton T, Owner at Clayton's Siesta Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Viaggiante, We are trying to become the best eatery in town for people just like you. Thank you for the very kind words about Clayton's and our affordable price point for being a scratch kitchen, buying fish daily, and loving what we do. Clayton

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went to Clayton's and while the food we ordered was very tasty and well prepared, I was disappointed in the limited choice. The menu had about 7 entree's, 2 of which were vegan, and not many of the others tempted me....More

Thank flower910
Clayton T, Owner at Clayton's Siesta Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

HI Flower, In addition to our menu which is extensive for a scratch kitchen we have a couple of specials each night. Our menu which includes Crispy Duck, Trout Almondine, Macadamia Nut Encrusted Grouper, Salmon, Mahi Fish Taco's, Braised beef short rib, Rustica pasta, filet,...More

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Janet Z
March 2, 2017|
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Response from Clayton T | Property representative |
Hi Janet, We have a number of great entrees that can be prepared gluten free. We look forward to serving you. Clayton
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margaretmarie
January 26, 2017|
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Response from Clayton T | Property representative |
Clayton's is family friendly and we will do everything to accommodate your children. Prices range from $4.50 to $8.50 for breakfast to lunch. Clayton
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1256 Old Stickney Point Rd, Siesta Key Beach, Sarasota, FL 34242-3409
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-349-2800
  • E-mail
Description
Clayton's Siesta Grille is known as the locals place on Siesta Key for dinner, breakfast and lunch. We specialize in Seafood with other options like Duck, The worlds best braised beef shortrib, filet mignon, gourmet pizzas, fish taco's and a great burger.
We have a full breakfast menu with Eggs Benedict, corned beef hash, cheesy grits, bloody mary's and mimosa's. We have hamburgers, fish taco's and Cuban sandwiches for lunch.

The webpage will not let us make this clear: we are not open between 2pm and 4:30pm Sed. thru. Sun.
Our hours are Monday -Sunday from 4pm to 10pm and 10:30 on Fri and Sat
Breakfast hours are Wed-Sunday from 8am to 2pm
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