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“Great food in God"s waiting room”
Review of Pattigeorge's Restaurant - CLOSED

Pattigeorge's Restaurant
Price range: $18 - $33
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Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Toronto, Canada
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134 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
“Great food in God"s waiting room”
Reviewed March 20, 2013

The food at Pattigeorge is delicious and very interesting interpretations of classics such as tuna tartar tacos, spicy calamari, striped lobster ravioli, to name a few. The view and ambience is fantastic, the staff professional, A cautionary note that if you linger past 10pm you may have to roll up the sidewalk like in much of Longboat Key.

  • Visited March 2013
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1 Thank Peter M
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
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English first
Knoxville, Tennessee
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198 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
“Fantastic food & service!”
Reviewed March 15, 2013

I ate at Pattigeorges last night again. It's so nice to walk into a welcoming restaurant with a nice ambiance whether you are with a group, date night, or with friends.
We were seated at a table over looking the water & the dining area just has a really nice feel.
Our waitress was prompt, courteous & knew her menu well.
She made some suggestions, each of which we ordered & all were fabulous. Don't miss the mussels, lobster spring rolls, & tuna! The mussels are prepered with a fresh kefir lime & fantastic broth & are some of the best I've ever had. The grouper entree & pad thai were fresh & well seasoned. We never had to wait for our server to attend our table, which is huge in this area.
The panko crusted fried banana for dessert is wonderful.
We will definitely be back here & will also recommend this restaurant to all of my friends & family that visit this area, they will not be disappointed!

  • Visited March 2013
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1 Thank tootlepops
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USA
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48 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Elegant dining, outstanding food”
Reviewed March 11, 2013

This is the best restaurant on Longboat Key and for miles around. From the minute you walk into the restaurant, you know you are in a find dining establishment. It has an intimate, luxurious ambiance. The staff is witty and fun. The menu extensive and really top notch. We have always had excellent meals here. The setting is on the waterfront with shore birds and boats in front of the windows. Convenient parking. Relatively expensive, but you get what you pay for. A special place for a special occasion...or for a great meal anytime.

  • Visited November 2012
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1 Thank Hanuman44
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Austin, Texas
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84 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Love This Place”
Reviewed March 11, 2013

This is our first stop whenever I'm in Longboat Key. The food is always wonderful and the staff makes you feel like family. I'm eating low-carb right now and they fixed up my favorite meal so I could eat it slightly differently. Highly recommend it.

  • Visited March 2013
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Thank Rebecca G
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Picture Perfect”
Reviewed March 6, 2013

This restaurant is in a beautiful location in the wealthy area of Longboat Key. It sits right alongside some serious competition including Harry's Continental Kitchen and the wonderful Euphemia Haye. The menu was by no means extensive but what was offered was a clever fusion of Asian and Carribean flavours all beautifully prepared using quality ingredients. A favorite among our party (yes, we did visit more than once in two short weeks) was the minced chicken and lettuce cups. I hate to contradict the previous reviewer's comments, because that reflects their experiences, but the lobster spring rolls were simply awesome. On different occasions I had the Thai green curry grouper (don't be put off by the "c" word - very subtle), crispy chicken stir fry and the lamb rack. I have never tasted such delicious lamb in my life before now. Many of the dishes were large enough to share and the kitchen is happy for you to do so. Never managed a dessert yet but if the starters and mains are anything to go buy I would imagine they will be just as good. Excellent wine list and good attentive staff. If pushed for a criticism, I would say at times I felt a little rushed. However, when we made it clear we weren't in a hurry, the waiting staff backed off. On each occasion we had a table with a wonderful view of of the bay. Although on the wrong side of the strip to see the sunset, a beautiful sky at dusk. Certainly one of my top ten!

  • Visited February 2013
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1 Thank WFT149
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