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Mangia Italiano The Usual Place - CLOSED

2157 Siesta Dr, Sarasota, FL 34239-5235
+1 941-284-2477
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good10%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Dec 25, 2014
“just ok”
Nov 10, 2014
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2157 Siesta Dr, Sarasota, FL 34239-5235
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121 - 130 of 142 reviews

Reviewed April 19, 2013

Just opened 3 weeks ago on siesta dr across from the mall. A must try. Excellent food, authentic Italian. Both the owners and chef just recently arrived from Italy. Very friendly and a great atmosphere.

Thank Marc L
Reviewed April 18, 2013

Quite by accident my friend and I found The Usual Place restaurant, newly opened at 2157 Siesta Drive in Sarasota. The food is authentically Italian, and I would list it among the finest food I have had at any restaurant, in Sarasota or elsewhere. The...More

Thank Betsy C
Reviewed April 17, 2013

Upon entering this unassuming, plaza based restaurant on Siesta Drive, just North of Rt. 41 South, we were met with a charming young woman named Sara (?) who is part owner with her husband and chief, Giuseppe Acqua, the dining experience was absolutely wonderful. My...More

1  Thank John N
Reviewed April 17, 2013

This is Italian food!! I have had the pleasure of having eaten there several times. My sense of adventure in food is met with much enthusiasm and generously satisfied. It is a pleasure to go to a restaurant that serves, treats, feeds and sweetens you...More

1  Thank jappyhoe
Reviewed April 14, 2013

wow what can i say, i have moved to sarasota 18 years ago from italy and i can tell you i have tried all the italian restaurants in town , nothing its like the usual place from imported flower from italy to make the BEST...More

1  Thank awr1974
Reviewed April 12, 2013

3 times there. Best italian food you can find. All handmade + daily fresh. Ask for Alesio the chef he will prepare whot ever you want. Perfect location

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Reviewed December 22, 2014
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$10 - $25
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2157 Siesta Dr, Sarasota, FL 34239-5235
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-284-2477
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