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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

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“A throw back to the 60s! open until 4:20 a.m. for comfort food. Portions are belly busting! ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Great Canadian Ceasars!!! Stocked full of shrimp and other goodlies! Fresh seafood snacks and drinks!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“It has the freshest vegetarian meals that include fish for those who are Pescatarians. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bakery
“My favorite local breakfast and lunch place. Homemade everything, just the way you order it. It won't look like much on the outside, I know. But SOOO good...”
  • 5 locals recommend
Latin American Restaurant
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“a great lunch spot for a quick delicious taco. It's in the nearby Gulf Gate neighborhood, which is loaded with lots of great bars and restaurants that are NOT touristy at all. This is a local favorite for a quick unique taco experience.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“The Outback Steak House has a wonderful Margarita and the Blooming Onion. It is located on Manatee Avenue just off of 43rd Street. This is close to our location. This is not the location in Sarasota. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
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“Best high end steak house in the area, great for that special occasion. Very good Happy Hour offerings in the bar.”
  • 3 locals recommend
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“I cant believe why this place doesn't get more busy! A great old style Thai restaurant. Fantastic fresh food at reasonable prices.”
  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 3 locals recommend
Bowling Alley
  • 2 locals recommend
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“They are the best when it comes to custard ice cream. The hot fudge ice cream is my favorite. And did I mention they make their own custard ice cream.”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“Amazing food and atmosphere. YOU MUST MAKE A RESERVATION AND WAIT FOR THEM TO CONFIRM. May sound odd but it is a small place & the chef orders and cooks everything daily. It is BYOB w/o a corkage fee.”
  • 2 locals recommend
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“Close by and good Mexican food. Call El Burro for times and location, as some maps still show wrong location address (they moved even closer). Walkable in 10 mins.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
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  • 1 local recommends
Bar
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“Great food and setting for a sports event. Also perfect for a family to grab some food.”
  • 1 local recommends