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Stonewood Grill and Tavern

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5415 University Pkwy, Sarasota, FL 34201
+1 941-355-3315
16:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went in for happy hour. Was told they don't have a happy hour menu. Their website shows a hh menu and drink specials. What gives?

Thank mike s
Sarasota, Florida USA
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have held off writing this review as I was looking for a response from corporate headquarters, but no response. First off, the food at the Stonewood Grill is always excellent, but they don't seem to know what to do with a single diner. I have been there about 6 times after a local concert arriving about 4:45 - 5:00... More 

Thank Joe094
Sarasota, Florida
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606 reviews
399 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our neighborhood "tavern" with excellent food. We have gone there since it opened and never had a bad meal. Service is always top notch. They have a full American menu of steaks chops fresh fish salads etc. all of them are good. Tonight I had a nice pasta and shrimp dish, my wife had salmon and a friend had prime... More 

Thank JordanS8
Jupiter, Florida, United States
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72 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here for a class reunion dinner. We all graduated with the class of 1960 from a high school near Pittsburgh, PA but there are a lot of us living here year round or seasonally, so we decided to get together for drinks and dinner. There were about 30 of us with wives, etc and we all had a... More 

Thank Skip Y
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59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The prime rib was superb. Service was very efficient and you could carry on a conversation, even on Saturday night.

Thank vadocnj
Boston, Massachusetts
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53 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We liked this place so much that we returned the next night. The first night, I had prime rib, cooked to order and accompanied by tasty garlic mashed potatoes. A daiquiri cocktail packed a punch; not at all weak, as so many mixed drinks are in restaurants. The following night, I had grilled lamb chops, which were delicious. Comfortable booth... More 

Thank critiquer862
Parrish, Florida
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79 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I highly recommend STONEWOOD because of the diverse choices on the menu and the Quality of the food. We have never had a bad experience here at this location on University Blvd. They are accomodating even when they are extremly busy. The food I rank in the the upper tier in Sarasota and put them up against many of the... More 

Thank Paul H
Sarasota, Florida
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329 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Stonewood appears to be imitating Bonefish, but Bonefish has nicer decor and more seafood on the menu. Stonewood's menu is more land-based, but they have a nice variety of choices. I loved the cornflake encrusted grouper sandwich. It is a strange idea but tastes delicious. My boyfriend enjoyed his burger with bleu cheese. We went at about 9:30 on a... More 

Thank lizardtiff
Skokie, Illinois
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164 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Made reservations and was quickly seated upon arrival. Our server was delightful and added to our evening. Our dinner choices were mostly from the special menu and all four of us loved our dinners. One additional menu choice was a salad which was also well received. My B-Day was further celebrated when our server brought a dessert with candles.

Thank Steve K
Sarasota, Florida
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Do not eat here! My son and I stopped in for a quick pre-dinner snack at 4:15 on Christmas eve. We moved here last year, and had not tried this place yet. My son had the buffalo shrimp and a beer, and I ordered the lobster bisque. The buffalo shrimp was good, albeit 5 shrimp. My soup wasn't very hot,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Seafood, American, Steakhouse, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5415 University Pkwy, Sarasota, FL 34201
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-355-3315
Stonewood Grill & Tavern offers a complete dining experience for both your eyes and your palate. You don’t want to have just another ordinary night out — so tonight, make it extraordinary!

We oak-grill each steak to lock in its juices and enhance its natural flavors. Plus, only the freshest seafood has the honor of being prepared by one of Stonewood’s gourmet chefs.

Adding our innovative wine list featuring rare selections and exceptional pairings makes Stonewood a great place for couples, friends, and coworkers, for date night, happy hour, special occasions, and holiday parties.

So the next time you’re looking for the perfect night out, come to Stonewood Grill & Tavern.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?