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Old Salty Dog - Siesta Key

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
5023 Ocean Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34242-1634
+1 941-349-0158
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“grouper reuben” (12 reviews)
“fish and chips” (41 reviews)
“crab dip” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
5023 Ocean Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34242-1634
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1 - 10 of 686 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was our first time at Salty Dog. The service was great and the beer cold. The food was average but nothing special.

Thank Denise K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Here's what $ 60 (for 2) bought: Grumpy waitress with an attitude, watered down drinks, apps and meals out at same time, and both meals had soggy issues (bun on dog and tortillas on bean burger). Waitress was confrontational when we complained (we did not...More

Thank lguerrer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is pretty much a covered pier. The food is ok but mostly Florida coast bar fare. Go early if you have kids...

1  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We stopped here before for drinks and always wanted to try the salty dog. We came back this year and I had a Scuba Steve drink which I could have had three if I wasn't going to see family. We had a salty dog with...More

Thank FarmGirl436
Reviewed 9 April 2018

The Old Salty Dog is out of the way, but well worth the trip! The staff is friendly, great service. Best Chicago-style dogs outside of Chicago.

Thank Ann B
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We were quite shocked by restaurants closing so early (especially during spring break season). We watched the sunset on the beach, went home and all of us quickly showered and headed to a later dinner. Restaurants in the village closed at either 9 or 9:30...More

Thank HnJCambria
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

We were seated quickly. Got our drinks in a timely manner. My husband got a Grouper Reuben. Very tasty. I got fried shrimp.

Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Food was Delicious and service was 5 star. No wait, seated immediately. BEST deep fried hot dog and burgers were scrumptious. Comfortable outside patio!

Thank Paula N
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Great evening and food at Salty Dog. Cold beer, spicy shrimp and hot mussels. Others had the hot wings and mushrooms that were every good. Excellent service. Give it a try.

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch today ... on recommendation of waitress I ordered a Salty Dog Famous Hot Dog —- a beer battered and fried hot dog —- my opinion is that it was less than average. $8 for a hot dog is not cheap and it...More

Thank bpdatl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5023 Ocean Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34242-1634
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-349-0158
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