Best oysters and steamed crab ever! Must go! Drinks are great and well priced. When in Sarasota this place is amazing!
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I never liked oysters...until Monk's. The Monkafellars are simply, the best I've ever had. They changed the way I thought about oysters. I live in Michigan and started coming to Monk's about 9 years ago. Every year Monk's is a pilgrimage. The Monkafellars and spicy...More
Monk's has a great atmosphere with pool tables and outdoor seating! This steamer bar is very quick to serve, although we were there on a slower Friday night. My husband had the snow crab legs (1lbs), which were amazing! I had the jumbo shrimp, which...More
Monks is an interesting place in the interesting area called Gulf Gate in south Sarasota. The bar is funcky, and draws an eclectic clientele. Sports on the TV, pool tables, and booths around the side. Don't be put off when you walk in, people are...More
We are here frequently, as we really enjoy the mussels they offer. Nice plate of mussels, pomme frits and a couple of cold ones, and it makes for a nice meal! Parking can be a challenge during tourist season, so come early. Service staff are...More
We have been here several times for oysters, oyster shooters, crawfish, etc. The food is always enjoyable, and is not an issue. The lack of vocabulary skills on the part of the bartenders and other staff is what is disappointing. Simply stated, the vocabulary world...More
I know Sarasota inside and out and this is the place to go for oysters. A good oyster bar shucks oysters to order in front of you and serves ice cold draft beer. That's it. Good job Gentlemen. In SRQ it's BIg water Fish Market...More