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Venezia

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373 Saint Armands Cir, Sarasota, FL 34236-1312
+1 941-388-1400
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Brough, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had the Caprese Napoli appetizer and then shared a vegetarian pizza. Both great. Staff very attentive and service was very quick.

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Thank Richard H
Southampton, United Kingdom
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229 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 293 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I think that the title if this review sums up the situation. The food here is totally inauthentic and makes only a nod in the direction of serving Italian food. It would best be described as American/Mexican style food. Lasagne was execrable, seafood linguine passable. The other thing I didn't like here was the serving staff who spent most of... More 

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Thank chemistatlarge
West London
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200 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a nice warm evening so we were looking for outside dining. The only 2 seats left were one next to Subway very brightly lit and able to see inside that venue. The other end was dark so we chose the latter and asked the waiter to put the lights on. He stated they were not working at present... More 

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VA Beach
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The venue is casual with inside seating and sidewalk cafe style tables. Behind me was a traffic circle and monument and beyond was a park. Lots of foot traffic on the sidewalk and it was kind of fun watching the passers-by. Our food was ordered and beverages served but after 40 minutes nothing had arrived from the kitchen. There seemed... More 

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Goodspring, Tennessee
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64 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were killing some time before our dinner reservation and stopped here for a glass of beer and wine. Waite staff was excellent and attentive. We sat outside and it was a great place to people watch. Others around us had wonderful looking pizza's and cheese dishes. Families were also here as this is a great place for families and... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fab welcome by staff in this very busy restaurant (rightly so) and great suggestions from our waiter. Delicious Parma and mozzarella salad to start. Great bottle of Rodney Strong Merlot. We shared the delicious Spinach pizza which came with mozzarella, bacon, Gorgonzola, as well as fresh spinach. Amazing combo on a freshly baked thin crust pizza with fresh tomato sauce.... More 

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The Villages, United States
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What I ordered was much bigger thsn my eyes. Very busy environment where patrons walk by out table too frequently.

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Detroiter in Chicago
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a quiet or romantic atmosphere, this is not the place. It is very busy, the tables are close together, and inside is very loud. The food is really good, authentic and quality ingredients. It's nice to sit outside at lunch time and watch the world go by. But it's a little more hectic than I... More 

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Blackstone, Massachusetts
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by while shopping in Saint Armand Circle for pizza and a salad. The house salad was perfect with a yummy balsamic vinaigrette. We shared a veggie pizza and it was fresh and the crust was just perfect. Service was quick and sitting outdoors is such a wonderful experience.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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71 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at Lido Beach and all the reviews listed Italian restaurants in downtown Sarasota. Walked from the hotel to St Armands for lunch and glad we didn't drive through the traffic. Linguini Di Mare was fantastic, service amazing and a great place to sit outside and enjoy St Armands Circle activity! Pizzas and salads looked great...can't wait to go back... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 373 Saint Armands Cir, Sarasota, FL 34236-1312
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-388-1400

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?