We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Breakfast House

1817 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota, FL 34236-4201
+1 941-366-6860
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (56 reviews)
“french toast” (24 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1817 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota, FL 34236-4201
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (348)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 342 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you love breakfast, this is the place to go. They offer a wide variety of dishes and very unique pancake combos. I had the cranberry walnut and they were delicious. My wife had seasonal pumpkin pancakes with pumpkin syrup.

Thank joeF_10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love traveling and especially eating at local places where the locals eat too. Today we picked this little jewel and were so glad we did!! The poached eggs were perfect (a seemingly hard quality to achieve at most places), the scrambled and over easy...More

Thank Gwen W
A TripAdvisor Member
41
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So glad we stopped here - funky little place - we sat on patio - good time of the day after 10 on a Wednesday - no wait. Tuscan eggs Benedict was delicious - Mimosa with more champagne than oj is always a plus. Nice...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service and breakfast was fabulous! The location is simple to find with ample parking spaces. It is very nicely decorated and you can feel the owners passion in the small quant court yard out back!!

Thank bryand920
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

SETTING: Family-house turned into a small restaurant. From my extensive experience when it comes to dining-out, this is always a good sign. WAIT-TIME: on a Sunday morning, we waited about 30-35 minutes for our party of 4 to be seated. This means they're quite busy...More

Thank Phoenyx-Floyd
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Breakfast was yummy, yummy. My husband had the skillet special and I had the breakfast sandwich. It is a must stop,because food is amazing and the service provided with a smile.

Thank Marcy S
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Walking inside this place just makes you feel happy. Lots of bold colors. Eclectic China. Servers with colorful toes and aprons. Super friendly and spot on service. My Greek omelette was fluffy- the way an omelette is supposed to be. So many places serve skinny...More

Thank DorisP52
Reviewed 6 October 2017

My coworker and I order breakfast to go at least once a week! It is always fresh and delicious. The biscuits and gravy are great and he loves the corn beef hash. I have yet to find something I don't like here! Cute, quaint building...More

Thank KStone80
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The Breakfast House features a menu with me in mind. The breakfast/lunch restaurant at 1817 Fruitville Road in HIstoric Downtown Village, which opened in 2010, has a section in its extensive menu titled "Eggs Benedict Your Way." I love Eggs Benedict. I love to compare...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

First visit. Certainly won't be the last!!! Blueberry and regular pancakes, egg white scrambled eggs with spinach, mushrooms & tomatoes, fruit salad, English muffin. Great coffee. Chef/owner was kind and came out to make sure my Mom wasn't allergic to nuts. Ciara was a fantastic...More

Thank WooHooWineWoman
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Mozzarella Fella
491 reviews
.41 km away
The Melting Pot
183 reviews
.40 km away
Mediterraneo Restaurant
349 reviews
.42 km away
Nearby Attractions
Sarasota Farmers Market
176 reviews
.75 km away
Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe
105 reviews
.79 km away
Payne Park
49 reviews
.75 km away
The Children's Garden
66 reviews
.75 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Denise J
13 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Moggie48 | Reviewed this property |
They will take your name, #in party, and arrival time and that means a shorter wait. It's not a true reservation but when you've given advance notice they take that into consideration.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Monday
07:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 14:30
Thursday
07:30 - 14:30
Friday
07:30 - 14:30
Saturday
07:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1817 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota, FL 34236-4201
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-366-6860
Description
Quaint key west style bungalow that serves freshly made breakfast and lunch from family recipes. Irish style corn beef hash, amazing pancakes served with real maple syrup. Enjoy dining under the trees in our whimsical outdoor garden. Hungry? Lets do Breakfast!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing