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1296 N Palm Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236-5645
+1 941-366-5648
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68 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

We have been going to Epicure/Jolly ever since they opened and never had a problem, it was our place to go for simple but good Italian-style trattoria fare. The pizzas were good and the service friendly. Even though lately the quality of the food has suffered, I decide to invite an out-of-town guest for a drink at the bar and... More 

Thank thymetoparty
Sarasota, Florida
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015

The food is pretty good but quite overpriced. The service is somewhere between indifferent and rudeness.

Sarasota, Florida
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89 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015

We love to sit at the bar and have Alberto make us a pizza to share. The pizza is thin crust and yummy. One of my favorites. It satisfies my pizza craving without the guilt.

Thank JLS123
Syracuse, Ny
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2015 via mobile

My husband & were wandering the area for coffee & dessert, we stumbled upon Jolly' s. We were very delighted by the coffee & delicious desserts. We sat at the counter watching the chefs create wonderful looking dishes. The place was busy for a Rainy Monday night. Definitely would recommend Jolly for dinner or dessert.

Thank SWLewis
Appleton, Wisconsin
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54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2014

After a great Italian dinner, we happened on Jolly's and decided to go in and try their gelato. Double dutch chocolate was delicious, as was the Key Lime and the vanilla bean.

Thank XXXXconnieo
Bradenton, Florida, United States
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42 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2013

While we have never eaten in the other side of Jolly's, the cafe, we have had gelato there many, many times. All of the family members, of which there are quite a few, has agreed that the gelato is excellent. I had gelato in Washington, D.C., that wasn't any better than what is to be had at Jolly's. We don't... More 

1 Thank Bradenton-Gal
Sarasota, Florida
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2012

Another favorite. Great place with friends. Food is always consistent. Pizza is amazing. Awesome, fun vibe and the bar is beautiful. Seating outside makes it extra fun.

1 Thank LoveToEatOutSRQ
Sarasota, Florida
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2012

Tons of flavors to chose from. Always fresh and satisfying. Grab a cup of it and take a stroll around downtown.

Thank Jaszy M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1296 N Palm Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236-5645
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-366-5648

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?