Dining Guide: Sept. 12-18

September 12, 2013 

HERALD'S DINING GUIDE: Good places to grab a bite

STEAK

Bern's Steak House: 1208 S. Howard Ave., Tampa

813-251-2421

Fleming's Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar: 2001 Siesta Key Drive, Sarasota

941-358-9463

Michael John's Steak & Seafood: 1040 Carlton Arms Blvd., off State Road 64 in East Manatee

941-747-8032

Outback Steakhouse: 4402 Cortez Road, Bradenton

941-792-1898

• 4510 S.R. 64 E., Bradenton

941-748-7783

Ruth's Chris Steak House: 6700 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota

941-924-9442

Sharky's Steak and Sea Grill: 2519 N. Gulf Drive, Bradenton Beach

941-779-9151

SUSHI

Drunken Poet Café: 1572 Main St., Sarasota

941-955-8404

Utamaro Sushi Bar: 1900 Main St., Suite 107, Sarasota

941-366-0095

Yume Sushi: 1537 Main St., Sarasota

941-363-0604

THAI

Morning Breeze Thai Fusion Restaurant: 2808 10th St. W., Palmetto

941-729-8406

Pacific Rim: 1859 Hillview St., Sarasota

941-330-0218

Thai Café: 5763 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton

941-798-3114

Thai Lotus: College Plaza, 3633 Cortez Road, Bradenton

941-756-5559

Thai Kitchen: 7604 Cortez Road, Bradenton

941-794-5470

Thai Palace: 4756 Cortez Road, Bradenton

941-761-9100

Thai Spice: 6233 14th St. W., Bradenton

941-739-2217

Thai Wasabi: 5250 S.R. 64 E., Bradenton

941-896-7803

VIETNAMESE

Miss Saigon: 560 N. Washington Blvd., Sarasota

941-955-4662

Pho Cali: 1578 Main St., Sarasota

941-955-2683

Dining listings are published on a rotating basis as space allows. To add your restaurant to this list, email information to calendar@bradenton.com.

AMERICAN

9th Street Bistro: Renaissance on 9th, 1816 Ninth St. W., Bradenton

941-749-0100

Basil's Flame Broiled Chicken: 5601 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton

941-794-5222

• 4015 First St., Bradenton

941-747-7972

• 5210 E. State Road 64, Bradenton

941-747-1605

• 4300 Bee Ridge Road, Sarasota

941-377-5474

Big L: 4219 U.S. 301 N., Ellenton

941-722-7866

Bridge Tender Inn: 135 Bridge St., Bradenton Beach

941-778-4849

Café on the Beach: 4000 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach

941-778-0784

Central Café: 906 Manatee Ave. E., Bradenton

941-757-0050

Charisma Cafe & Art: 1004 10th Ave. W., Bradenton

941-748-8203

Cody's Original Roadhouse: 895 Cortez Road, Bradenton

941-727-6700

Courthouse Café: 2080 Ringling Blvd., Sarasota

941-953-3274

Crager's Restaurant: 7218 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota

941-351-2166

Duffy's Tavern: 5808 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach

941-778-2501

Five Guys Famous Burgers & Fries: 6783 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton

941-794-3700

• 8447 Cooper Creek Blvd., Lakewood Ranch

941-358-7900

Gecko's Pub and Grill: 4310 State Road 64 E., East Manatee

941-744-2664

• 4870 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota

941-923-8896

• 5585 Palmer Crossing Circle, Sarasota

941-923-6061

The Grove House Grill: Terra Ceia Bay Country Club, 2802 Terra Ceia Bay Blvd., Palmetto

941-721-9315

Gulf Drive Café: 900 Gulf Drive N., Bradenton Beach

941-778-1919

Hob Nob Drive In: 1701 N. Washington Blvd., Sarasota

941-955-5001

Hooters: 4908 14th St. W., Bradenton

941-758-1175

• 6507 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota

941-923-4666

Hurricane Hank's: 5346 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach

941-778-5788

IMG Academies Golf & Country Club: 4350 El Conquistador Pkwy., Bradenton

941-758-1467

Island Gourmet Grill: 5910 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach

941-778-0333

J's Bistro: 3550 53rd Ave. W., Bradenton

941-245-7988

Lee Roy Selmon's: 6510 Cortez Road, Bradenton

941-798-3287

Libby's Cafe + Bar: 1917 S. Osprey Ave., Sarasota

941-487-7300

Linger Lodge Restaurant: 7205 Linger Lodge Road, East Manatee

941-755-2757

Madfish Grill: 4059 Cattlemen Road, Sarasota

941-377-3474

Nick's Too Restaurant: 5803 15th St. E., Bradenton

941-755-4927

Nicki's West 59th: 1830 59th St. W., Bradenton

941-795-7065

Olympic Café: 6408 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton

941-795-1699

Park Grille & Café: University Park Country Club, 7671 Park Blvd., East Manatee

941-359-2995

Peridia Golf and Country Club

Terrace on the Green: 4950 Peridia Blvd. E., Bradenton

941-758-2582

Popi's Place: 818 17th Ave. W., Bradenton

941-746-7078

• 6409 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton

941-761-7674

• 3911 U.S. 301 N., Ellenton

941-722-1205

• 10508 U.S. 41 N., Palmetto

941-729-0753

• 336 Eighth Ave. W., Palmetto

941-721-9525

The Ranch Grill at the Legacy Golf Club: 8255 Legacy Blvd., Lakewood Ranch

941-907-7002

Ray's at Bob's Place: 600 Central Ave., Sarasota

941-379-0811

The River Club Grille: 6600 River Club Blvd., East Manatee

941-755-2699

Riverside Café: 955 Riverside Drive, Palmetto

941-729-4402

Roessler's: 2033 Vamo Way, Sarasota

941-966-5688

Rosedale Golf and Country Club: 5100 87th St. E., East Manatee

941-753-6200

Rosie's All-American Cafe: 5866 14th St. W., Bradenton

941-896-9988

Ruby Tuesday: 5842 20th St. E., Ellenton

941-721-6341

• 8201 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota

941-926-8804

The Rustic Grill: 400 N. Lemon Ave., Sarasota

941-906-1111

Rusty Parrot: 8383 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota

941-308-1000

Skinny's Place: 3901 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach

941-778-7769

Stonewood Grill & Tavern: 7110 Cortez Road, Bradenton

941-795-5781

• 5415 University Parkway

941-355-3315

Stoneybrook Golf Club Restaurant: 7515 Grand Harbour Parkway, Heritage Harbour

941-749-1842

SweetBerries Frozen Custard and Eatery: 4500 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton

941-750-6771

Tara Golf and Country Club: 6602 Drewry's Bluff Road, East Manatee

941-758-2203

The Terrace Café: 5911 53rd Ave. E., Bradenton

941-755-6281

Tommy Bahama: 300 John Ringling Blvd., St. Armands Circle, Sarasota

941-388-2888

Urban Flats Flatbread & Wine Co.: 8235 Cooper Creek Blvd., East Manatee

941-360-3528

West Side Grill: 3500 53rd Ave. W., Bradenton

941-756-0590

West Side Cafe: 2044 43rd Ave. W., Bradenton

941-727-0235

The Wing Factory: 8742 State Road 70, East Manatee (Ranch Lake Plaza)

941-739-9464

Wing House: 5105 14th St. W., Bradenton

941-932-8629

Wings 'N Things: 7640 N. Lockwood Ridge, Sarasota

941-351-8005

Woody's River Roo: 5717 18th St. E., Exit 43, Ellenton

941-722-2391

AMISH

Miller's Dutch Kitchen: 3401 14th St. W., Bradenton

941-746-8253

Troyer's Dutch Heritage: 3713 Bahia Vista, Sarasota

941-955-8007

barbecue

C&K Smoke House BBQ: 12125 U.S. 301 N., Parrish

941-776-1440

Hickory Hollow: 4705 U.S. 301, Ellenton

941-722-3932

J and J Bar-B-Que: 2620 Ninth St. W., Bradenton

941-746-6683

Mr. Bones BBQ: 3007 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach

941-778-6614

breakfast/lunch

The Broken Egg: 6115 Exchange Way, Lakewood Ranch

941-388-6898

• 4031 Clark Road, Sarasota

941-922-2868

• 210 Avenida Madera, Siesta Key

941-346-2750

Butterfield's Family Restaurant: 8205 U.S. 301, Parrish

941-776-0762

The CaddyShak Grille: 6600 River Club Blvd., Lakewood Ranch

941-567-6197

Country Pancake House and Restaurant: 8205 Natures Way, Lakewood Ranch

941-361-1117

Cortez Cafe: 12108 Cortez Road, Cortez

941-792-0030

Denise's Beachway Café: 7224 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton

941-794-6779

First Watch: 7118 Cortez Road, Bradenton

941-792-6071

• 8306 Market St., Lakewood Ranch

941-907-6657

• 1395 Main St., Sarasota

941-954-1395

• 8383 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota

941-923-6754

Peach's Restaurant: 3201 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton

941-747-2894

• 5702 Cortez Road, Bradenton

941-794-5140

• 6057 26th St. W., Bradenton

727-0443

• 5240 S.R. 64 E., Bradenton

941-747-6200

• 2207 60th Ave. E., Ellenton

941-721-7838

• 3240 East Bay Drive, Holmes Beach

941-779-0738

• 6386 N. Lockwood Ridge Road, Sarasota

941-359-2153

The Recipe Box Eatery: 5207 33rd St. E., East Manatee

941-739-3525

Robin's Downtown: 428 Old Main St., Bradenton

941-747-8899

Sea Star Cafe: 11544 Palm Brush Trail, Lakewood Ranch

941-753-6016

Word of Mouth: 6604 Gateway Ave., Sarasota

941-925-2400

BUFFET

Golden Corral: 5525 Cortez Road, Bradenton

941-761-0872

Panda Buffet: 3901 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton

941-746-9880

Sweet Tomatoes: 5407 University Pkwy., Bradenton

941-359-0110

• 4994 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota

941-922-4908

CHINESE

Asia Restaurant & Lounge: 6844 14th St. W., Bradenton

941-758-9222

China Coast: 8310 Market St., Lakewood Ranch

941-907-4107 or 907-6648

China Village: 7254 55th Ave. E., Bradenton

941-756-4859

Empress Garden: 6090 N. Lockwood Ridge Road, Sarasota

941-359-3658

Peking Tokyo: 7337 52nd Place E., Creekwood Crossing Plaza, East Manatee

941-739-8998

Sunny Wok: 8756 S.R. 70 E., East Manatee

941-727-9060

fine dining

Beach Bistro: 6600 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach

941-778-6444

Bijou Café: 1287 First St., Sarasota

941-366-8111

Café L'Europe: 431 St. Armands Circle, Sarasota

941-388-4415

Euphemia Haye: 5540 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key

941-383-3633

Ezra: 5629 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton

941-792-0990

Harry's Continental Kitchens: 525 St. Jude's Drive, Longboat Key

941-383-0777

Lavanda: 1938 Adams Lane, Towles Court, Sarasota

941-366-0070

Mattison's City Grille: 1 N. Lemon Ave., Sarasota

941-330-0440

• Forty One: 7275 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota

941-921-3400

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