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La Scarpetta

3809 S Tuttle Ave, Sarasota, FL 34239-6412
+1 941-927-8716
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“branzino” (12 reviews)
“ravioli” (11 reviews)
“gnudi” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3809 S Tuttle Ave, Sarasota, FL 34239-6412
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I'm Italian and I'm so happy that I found an authentic Italian restaurant in Sarasota. If you're looking for great food and wine this is the place where you need to go.

Thank Dennis P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything was amazing! We had dinner there last night to celebrate my husbands birthday and we’re blown away with the quality of food. Authentic Italian with the freshest of ingredients. All of the pasta was house-made and over the top. It is a jewel and...More

Thank mfparklane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Caprese Di Burrta was outstanding, we split it! The Tagliatelle zafferano was great, we should have split! They serve a eggplant relish with breads, great! The place is small but nice. Our server Mariano, I would ask for! There were 8 of us and...More

Thank rslaaliensr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A cozy quaint restaurant, a convenient location, with easy parking and eclectic decor. This is the best Italian meal that I have had down here. We were party of six and this was my sister in law’s third visit, my first. The pastas are home...More

Thank Rose L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service is ALWAYS excellent there. The food is delicious and we are always able to get a new dish. This time we shared ravioli with black truffles. It was wonderful and we were both stuffed when we left. It is one of the best...More

Thank ZeebruggeExplorer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an incredibly delicious Valentine's evening. Having traveled Italy (Rome, numerous cities in Tuscany and northern Italy), I can't say I've experienced a more authentic experience here in the United States. We started with the Creme Brulee di Froie Gras which was absolutely perfect and...More

Thank clueless_brewer
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Having travelled through Italy myself for two weeks, I have to say, this is truly authentic, fresh Italian cuisine. My husband and I were very pleased. This is the best Italian restaurant in the area, one of the best restaurants in any category. Had the...More

Thank sarasota960
Reviewed 11 February 2018

.... I am nervous about recommending this restaurant too highly as I don't want to make it impossible to get a table! We went here recently with a bunch of guys and everyone was blown away by the food - " the best pasta I...More

1  Thank Wymlae
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Mariano our wonderful waiter - helped to make our dining experience fabulous. 6 people, all tried different appetizers & entrees - all we very good. We will come back often.

Thank bernsilva
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Outstanding food, service and ambiance. In short, a perfect place to dine if you love great Italian food. Had the spinach gnocchi in a fresh marinara sauce. Each one melted in my mouth. Vanilla gelato with amarene black cherries was a perfect dessert. Service was...More

Thank fiorirossi
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Ronald T
16 January 2018|
Response from La_scarpetta_rest | Property representative |
Hi Ronald The our number is ‭(941) 927-8716‬ Thank you so much
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Mark I
29 October 2016|
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Response from La_scarpetta_rest | Property representative |
only wine and beer ... I would love to have a place where customers can move after eating a full bar area. unfortunately only wine and beer Emilio Thank you
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3809 S Tuttle Ave, Sarasota, FL 34239-6412
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-927-8716
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