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Turtle Beach Grill

8865 Midnight Pass Rd, Sarasota, FL 34242-3838
+1 941-349-2280
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good46%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“grouper” (17 reviews)
“fries” (18 reviews)
“burgers” (16 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00All hours
Seafood, Grill, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
8865 Midnight Pass Rd, Sarasota, FL 34242-3838
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have not been here for about two years. My Wife and I decided on a lazy sea food lunch and went back here. We were concerned in that several places have closed in preparation of Hurricane Emma. First a Kudo to the Server. We were...More

Thank babbydaddy52
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Nice patio near Turtle Beach. Stopped in for lunch & dinner. Good drinks & nice selection of food on the menu. Enjoy the patio, glad they have separate seating area for dogs!

Thank milltravel59
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Atmosphere is better than average with many tables having water views. Prices are lowered during summer months so there is dinner crowd. Menu is complete and excellent varied dishes available. The scallops are great as are the beef steaks. Service is above average but not...More

Thank DFP918
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great location from campground. Food was good but not great given the price. Order came wrong and they didn't seem to care very much. I'll give them another chance but, can't rank very high.

Thank ricbtravel
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

I'm very sorry for what happened please contact me at this number - 941-504-02-76 abel ortega

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Ahi Tuna and Mahi Tacos were decent. The Spicy Shrimp & Shrimp on the Alfredo was delicious. We thought it was on the bay with a view but it is blocked by boats. Still not a bad place for a quick bite.

Thank lilnikki81
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Turtle Beach Grill is a happening, an island oasis that offers outdoor patio dining, a wonderful view of Little Sarasota Bay, live entertainment, advertises "the best burger in Sarasota" and the area's freshest seafood and is accessible by boat or canoe or kayak by tying...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 30 July 2017

I gave it a 1 star because the service was great and the management was very accommodating. We were a party of 23 together for a family reunion and gathered there for brunch after church last sunday. The brunch menu was okay, typical breakfast food...More

Thank MCB28
BradentonTom, Vice President at Turtle Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

We do not have these items on our menu, I believe you went next door to "Turtles".

Reviewed 22 July 2017

Had a very nice dinner at Turtle Beach Grill. They were running a special which included 2 glasses of wine and a choice of entree We were celebrating a few birthdays so we ordered the dessert platter and we all shared.

Thank Frances G
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Meh. Went here after seeing they boasted "the best burger on Siesta Key." It wasn't. Just your average burger which my daughter said tasted like " something you could get at any backyard barbeque." (A much better burger can be had at Mad Moe's or...More

Thank Maria S
BradentonTom, Manager at Turtle Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent visit. Please contact on-site GM Abel Ortega so we can discuss your visit in more detail at 941-349-2280

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

This was an excellent restaurant on siesta key!! The food was amazing. Everything we ordered was delicious. We order the grouper sandwich, fried clams, calamari, and fried shrimp basket. Wonderful little restaurant with very tasty food. Chuck our waiter was great and very friendly. He...More

Thank susann w
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8865 Midnight Pass Rd, Sarasota, FL 34242-3838
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-349-2280
Relax and Unwind at Turtle Beach Grill! Open daily at 11AM featuring your favorite appetizers, salads, sandwiches and entrees along with your favorite beverage. Our Tiki Patio Deck features Gulf of Mexico breezes and is the perfect way to unwind. Our menu features fresh seafood, Siesta Keys best burgers and a great happy hour with drink and appetizer selections.
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