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Cafe Gabbiano

5104 Ocean Blvd, Siesta Key Village, Sarasota, FL 34242-1637
+1 941-349-1423
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“tiramisu” (26 reviews)
“truffle” (17 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Steakhouse, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
5104 Ocean Blvd, Siesta Key Village, Sarasota, FL 34242-1637
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We made a reservation on open table on a whim when we were visiting Siesta Key for a few days. We were so pleasantly surprised by how cute the restaurant was with twinkly lights and walls lined with racks of wine so you felt like...More

Thank english-totty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the best Italian I’ve had since visiting Italy. I started with the burrata and my friend ordered the steamed mussels— both excellent. The whole meal was absolutely wonderful and authentic. The very best part of our dining experience, however, was our server— Robbie....More

Thank Faith M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a special dining experience... my daughter bought me a gift certificate to dine at Cafe Gabbiano. We have lived here in Sarasota for 20 years and this was our first visit. It will definitely not be our last . We were pleasantly greeted with...More

Thank terri8267
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an upscale Italian restaurant with delicious food, excellent service, and reasonable prices. The chicken dinner was a gourmet meal and the tiramisu incredible. A very fine dining experience.

Thank catlady22017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Kudos to the management, chefs and wait staff who did a great job serving everyone who attended our recent family reunion. The apps, salad, entrees and desserts were delicious and enjoyed by all. Comfortable seating in the authentic Italian atmosphere of the "middle room" made...More

Thank Edward O
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have now eaten at this place twice and it gets better every time I go there. This time was for dinner after my wedding ceremony. Everything on the menu was incredible! Calamari, Antipasta, Veal Piccata, and Grouper, all well made! The staff is very...More

Thank Phil D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dinner at Cafe Gabbiano did not disappoint. There were plenty of options for all diners, including one who must eat gluten-free. Food was delicious and service was friendly.

Thank Tiffani T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was really really good!! Cute atmosphere, easy to make reservations, nice wine selection. Only reason I didn’t give more stars bc the service was extremely slow!

Thank Amos6022
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We attended a wedding reception here. The food and service was amazing! Robbie is the best bartender! Friendly, knowledgeable! You should definitely try this place!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The ambiance, food, and service was great. They make really good drinks, and if you go early enough, you can get one during happy hour, and then have dinner. We loved our meals - but I was not a huge fan of the fired calamari...More

Thank Shelley S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5104 Ocean Blvd, Siesta Key Village, Sarasota, FL 34242-1637
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-349-1423
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Cafe Gabbiano is the best Italian fine dining experience on Siesta Key! We invite you to enjoy our carefully prepared authentic Italian cuisine and a world class selection of wine.
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