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The Orange Octopus

1220 Old Stickney Point Rd, Siesta Key Beach near south bridge, Sarasota, FL 34242-3407
+1 941-346-0202
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (170 reviews)
“honey bourbon” (17 reviews)
“waffle cone” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American
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1220 Old Stickney Point Rd, Siesta Key Beach near south bridge, Sarasota, FL 34242-3407
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pistachio ice cream is made on site. They roast pistachios, cream them into a paste then make the ice cream. It is AMAZING! Also tried salted caramel, sooo creamy with golden real caramel; choco hazelnut had a taste like hazelnut nougat. They also have...More

Thank calif2tenn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing ice cream , honey bourbon is a must ! We visited twice during our stay. All flavors looked delicious was very hard to pick one.

Thank Christin G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During our week at Siesta Key, my wife and I stopped here several times and tried a few different flavors. We spoke with the owner briefly a couple of times while we were there. He stated their goal when they started was to use the...More

Thank GreyScott26
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We visited The Orange Octopus a few times during our visit. Their ice cream was good and fairly priced. They do allow you to try a sample before ordering, which is nice. One of the flavors I typically get wan't as favorable as I was...More

Thank MomOfBoyzx3
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Every ice cream flavor I’ve tried is delicious. My favorite though, is a Dutch chocolate/ coffee ice cream shake. I think it’s 5 scoops total (3/2). The best bargain, and a great shake!!

Thank RX2-fan
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Great place to top off the evening with fresh squeezed orange over vanilla ice cream it was great. My wife liked the coconut one though. Two thumbs up!

Thank steve l
Reviewed 2 October 2017

My first visit to the Orange Octopus was for coffee in the morning - which turned into a few "tastes" of ice cream (encouraged by very friendly server, Karen),which were amazing! Located in the strip plaza behind Capt. Curt's, OO became my daily indulgence during...More

Thank harley812
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Super tasty ice cream -- we tried several different places in and around Sarasota and this one was the best. Homemade flavors and great service. Nice place to sit too. Highly recommend!

Thank sjdonthego
Reviewed 10 September 2017

One of the best chocolate peanut butter ice creams I have had and I've tried many! They had some unique favors too like Kentucky Bourbon that my husband tried. You can definitely tell that this is homemade. 2 thumbs up for sure!

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I had two scoops, one strawberry cheesecake and the other salty caramel in a waffle cone. It was super yummy!! My husband had toasted coconut and one other also in a waffle cone and his was delicious too!! It was the perfect accompaniment for a...More

Thank sheridaw2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1220 Old Stickney Point Rd, Siesta Key Beach near south bridge, Sarasota, FL 34242-3407
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-346-0202
Description
This old fashioned, family owned coffee and ice cream shop is located in Captain Curt's Village a few hundred yards south of the Stickney point (south bridge). It is beside the bike and kayak rental shop. They are super friendly and have a gourmet coffee bar, 24 flavors of hand churned, homemade ice cream. It is my favorite local coffee shop! I've never left disappointed.
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