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8875 Midnight Pass Rd, Sarasota, FL 34242-3838
+1 941-346-2207
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good36%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (41 reviews)
“turtle pie” (17 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 8:30 pmAll hours
Caribbean, American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
8875 Midnight Pass Rd, Sarasota, FL 34242-3838
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1 - 10 of 995 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The atmosphere at this restaurant is a whole lot better than the food. We sat outside and enjoyed the view of the water and the cool evening temperature. I generally am very particular about what I eat and this restaurant just doesn't do it. I...More

Thank ediekaplan3609
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The menu is a little different than we are used to when eating seafood. And...Atlantic seafood is better than anyplace we have eaten as of yet on the Gulf. With that being said, this was a cute little restaurant on the water. Outdoor seating and...More

1  Thank Volleymom22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The setting, so Florida, on the bay, on a nice terrace, brunch with a bloody Mary or Mimosa for $ 9.99 ...

Thank foodone
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Turtles really has to get 10/10 for location, set on the waterfront it really is perfect. The receptionist when you arrive will offer you seating inside or outside, unless it is threatening rain do request a table on the decking. We visited twice this year...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food. Accommodating staff. Sat outside and enjoyed the bay view. Shrimp scampi was very good. Would eat there again

Thank aliceGibsonia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here after kayaking by it because it looked so cute. Good food, reasonably priced with extremely friendly, helpful servers and staff. They had an issue with their drink machine and went out of their way to make sure my husband was satisfied and...More

Thank Andi G
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Great spot on the water! Seating inside but try to get a table outside...great view! Nice menu...very friendly server. Food was very good. Not far from Siesta Key!

Thank Pam G
Reviewed May 15, 2017

I have eaten at Turtles several times but it was always for lunch or Sunday brunch. I took my wife there for Mother's Day dinner. We ordered the NY Strip but that is not what what they served as NY Strip. We were apprehensive about...More

Thank Rodger U
Reviewed May 13, 2017

Pulled into the parking lot and thought "this is going to be great". Than walked up to the host who greeted us pleasantly, got three menus and than the phone rang. Rather than putting the caller on hold he got out his reservation book and...More

Thank Tim P
Reviewed May 8, 2017

My boyfriend and I went here because it was convenient. We didn't have much time so we quickly skimmed the menu. However, it took a while to be approached by a waiter. When we finally were, we put our food order in with our drink...More

Thank sarastravels2017
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Anne S
What time does the Happy Hour end? Anne
October 24, 2016|
Response from Melissa R | Reviewed this property |
HI!! I think 7...go and have fun!!
How do I get there from 41 and clark
September 13, 2016|
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Response from Bill B | Reviewed this property |
South on 41 towards Siesta Key Beaches and turn left (east) on Midnight Pass Road and it's on the left.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view
Open Hours
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8875 Midnight Pass Rd, Sarasota, FL 34242-3838
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-346-2207
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