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Marina Jack

2 Marina Plaza, Sarasota, FL 34236-8997
+1 941-365-4232
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood salad” (20 reviews)
“sea bass” (16 reviews)
“fries” (40 reviews)
Closes in 18 min
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Marina Plaza, Sarasota, FL 34236-8997
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Reviewed yesterday

Birthday lunch for our 92 yr old friend was super special. She had the spicy shrimp and said they were the best shrimp she had ever tasted. I had the tenderloin special and it too was delicious. A good Reuben sandwich is hard to find...More

Thank FlBrokenankle
Reviewed 3 days ago

We ate in the bar area which was really comfortable and great views! Service was really good also, menu was varied pub food, which was good.

Thank dorismct
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had not been in the area for several years and had looked forward to the opportunity to eat here again. The wait was worth it. Our Sunday lunch was perfect with great service & food and an outdoor patio table with a beautiful view overlooking...More

Thank jyates34
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't help but be in the Florida spirit here at Marina Jacks. Seating on the patio (in good weather) is heavenly. Our server was prompt and courteous and since we were "catching up" with friends, he was patient as we talked and talked and...More

Thank inclusion-equity
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every year we make a visit to Marina Jack. Whether you sit outside by the bar or inside, the setting is perfect. One highlight of the menu is the Parmesan cheese onion rings. They truly are to die for. We’ve had everything from the double...More

Thank travelgirl_987654321
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is sad when a restaurant's beautiful location doesn't deliver a dining experience that is as distinctive as its view of the Sarasota downtown shoreline. I can not fault the service which was polished and friendly. Sadly, the quality of the food was not that...More

Thank jeannejak
Reviewed 1 week ago

We can always say great things about this place. be better. Otherwise you might have a long wait.=Service is always great. Great place for all types of seafood and steaks etc. Upscale fine dining

Thank Ronaldjb4183
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went around 6 on a Sunday during season. It was busy....no bar seats at the outside bar. Say at the inside bar, still had a view. Great live piano music. Good drinks. The oysters and shrimp cocktail were both very good. A bit pricy, but...More

Thank knox78
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful day on the Sarasota waterfront. The food was delicious, very large and tasty salads. Will visit again.

Thank jhwwre
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nice table on the water with three friends for lunch. Ordered the Fresh Baby Spinach Salad that listed as: Tossed with Crispy Bacon, Red Onion, Toasted Walnuts, Egg, Tomatoes, and Mandarin Oranges in our Poppy Seed Bacon Dressing. Received a mound of spinach with long...More

1  Thank Janice T
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Questions & Answers
16 March 2018|
Response from Banchansky | Reviewed this property |
No, and it’s a pretty large area so you have a choice of sitting outside on the waterfront or under cover near the water. Now there was a more formal looking indoor restaurant there too, so reservations might be necessary... More
7 October 2017|
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Response from Anne C | Property representative |
Florida casual is perfect for dining room!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:15 AM - 1:00 AM
11:15 AM - 1:00 AM
11:15 AM - 1:00 AM
11:15 AM - 1:00 AM
11:15 AM - 1:00 AM
11:15 AM - 1:00 AM
11:15 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Marina Plaza, Sarasota, FL 34236-8997
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-365-4232
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