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The Garden Room Cafe at Shoogie Boogies

1919 Morrill St, Towles Court, Shoogie Boogies, Sarasota, FL 34236-6934
+1 941-951-5437
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (46 reviews)
“mushroom soup” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, American, International, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1919 Morrill St, Towles Court, Shoogie Boogies, Sarasota, FL 34236-6934
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Shoogie Boogies is s wonderful venue for special occasions as well as special lunches! Kathryn is a wonderful hostess and makes you feel very special! The atmosphere is filled with beautiful flowers inside and out. The food is delicious and always consistent. The decor is...More

Thank Companion67315273571
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were warmly greeted for lunch and accommodated in every way! We very much enjoyed our lunch, never feeling rushed. The food was tasty and the beverage suggestions just the right compliment to the unique atmosphere. We found it to be the perfect place to...More

Thank Cruiser16390591172
Reviewed 1 week ago

Many delightful settings in which to enjoy your very tasty meal. Really worth trying.the tea in their fun teapots!

Thank Tucker6
ShoogieBoogies, Owner at The Garden Room Cafe at Shoogie Boogies, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to share with us your review. We appreciate you and are truly delighted that you enjoyed your experience! Looking forward to your return.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife of one year surprised me with this little piece of paradise. Great food, great environment, great time.

Thank Juan A
ShoogieBoogies, Owner at The Garden Room Cafe at Shoogie Boogies, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

The two of you blessed our cafe' with your lovely presence. What a delightful couple! We so look forward to seeing you again! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We appreciate you.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was referred to Shoogie Boggies through a friend who said, “If you want this to be special, call Kathy.” From my first emails, to my first meeting to see the space to the day I walked in after getting married, everything was perfect. All...More

Thank Elizabeth B
ShoogieBoogies, Owner at The Garden Room Cafe at Shoogie Boogies, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

How very precious!!! Best payment of all is knowing you were so happy with your important wedding day! Thank you. thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We try to treat every event as if it were our very own personal celebration....More

Reviewed September 17, 2018

Attended a Celebration of Life there. Perfect uplifting spot. Absolutely beautiful inside. The food was great and the tables were beautifully decorated. Lovely place to spend time having lunch or something.More

Thank June Q
ShoogieBoogies, Owner at The Garden Room Cafe at Shoogie Boogies, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

Thank you, June. It was a very humbling honor to have your loved one reach out to us in advance to plan her own celebration of life ceremony. The fact she personally selected us and trusted us, our café'/special event venue, to handle all the...More

Reviewed September 15, 2018

We had such a wonderful afternoon at Shoogie Boogies. Kathryn, the owner, made it such a lovely memorable afternoon for us. We had a lovely relax meal....absolutely delicious soups, quiche, finger sandwiches and salad....then to top it off with delicious desserts. The Garden Café has...More

Thank jerrympollard
ShoogieBoogies, Owner at The Garden Room Cafe at Shoogie Boogies, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

Dear Jerry, What a lovely review! I'm so happy that you enjoyed your afternoon with us. As you know, we are a labor of love and want all guests to feel transported to a peaceful and welcoming environment, where time can stand still for a...More

Reviewed August 19, 2018

We arrived and were greeted by Kathryn, who is warm and lovely. She sets the stage for this magical luncheon that we were about to experience. She makes you feel special from start to finish. The atmosphere is lovely, with incredible warmth, and calmness. It...More

Thank LivinginparadiseSrq
ShoogieBoogies, Owner at The Garden Room Cafe at Shoogie Boogies, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thank you!! What a lovely review! However, we should really be thanking you and your lovely friends. You and you sweet friends not only brought a Royal elegance and charm to our ambiance, but your very sweet, appreciative and generous spirits brought sunshine and love...More

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food, atmosphere, the service is absolutely perfect... a must do in Sarasota Try the wine, the soups and salad are great as well.

1  Thank Carol J
ShoogieBoogies, Owner at The Garden Room Cafe at Shoogie Boogies, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Carol, Thank you for your review. We appreciate you and very much look forward to your return. We are a labor of love and your appreciation is wonderful form of payment. Thank you.

Reviewed August 19, 2018

So not a easy place to find due to parking and a small sign, however once you travel through the garden you are welcomed by Kathryn. She makes you feel like you have just arrived at her home and welcomes you. Charming inside area for...More

Thank IndySarasota
ShoogieBoogies, Owner at The Garden Room Cafe at Shoogie Boogies, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We encourage lingering and very happy you felt welcomed and comfortable to sit and enjoy the company of your friends and atmosphere. We indeed are literally hidden. It's a fun story on the back of our menu or on...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$29 - $39
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 AM - 2:15 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:15 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:15 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:15 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:15 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 2:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1919 Morrill St, Towles Court, Shoogie Boogies, Sarasota, FL 34236-6934
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-951-5437
Description
A special event lunch cafe' - Our specialty - 550 plus Bridal & Baby Showers! We also serve special lunches th/out the week/weekend mostly by reservations, perfect for your most important life celebrations: from birthdays & engagements, showers & weddings to key corporate client luncheons & best friend reunions straight from the airport. This indoor and outdoor European Garden setting is hidden/tucked away and yet steps from Main St. You will fee like you have left Sarasota. No passport required, but Reservations Recommended. You bring the celebration. We will have your flowers & Prosecco waiting.
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