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Selva Grill

1345 Main St, Ste D, Sarasota, FL 34236-5626
+1 941-362-4427
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ceviche” (165 reviews)
“sea grill” (116 reviews)
“skirt steak” (37 reviews)
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Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1345 Main St, Ste D, Sarasota, FL 34236-5626
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Reviewed yesterday

We LOVED Selva Grill. This had been recommended by several friends and we were not disappointed. The restaurant was very pretty and crowded for a Monday night in July. Our waiter Stephen was so friendly and knowledgeable about the food and fun to talk to...More

Thank cathy2921
Reviewed 1 week ago

Emphasis is totally on plate swirls and vertical plantain strips. It may impress most but.... Sadly the actual dish is secondary. Their fish soup, they loosely describe as Peruvian Boulliabaise is a gloopy mess with over cooked pieces of whatever fish and masked with lime...More

Thank TrevorGillott
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A co-worker in NYC recommended Selva a few years ago knowing we have family in Sarasota. We finally went there in June and it was the best meal I've had out in years. If you like fish, please order the whole Snapper, it is heaven...More

Thank LindaMarie57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Probably doesn't get any better than this in Sarasota. The group had 6 different entrees from Chilean Sea Bass , steak, pasta, etc. which were presented in a beautiful manner. While presentation is not what were tasting it certainly gets the mouth watering. Appetizers and...More

Thank Joel G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I reviewed Selva Grill recently and was disappointed. Last night we returned with another couple, and everyone's food was delicious. My husband and I split the sea bass, and our friends had a while red snapper and seafood stew (not sure if it was called...More

Thank Terry K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone at the Ritz told us to go here and it is easy to see why. Everything we had was incredibly tasty and well executed. Really a fantastic dinner.

Thank chuongnguyen123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Slightly unusual fish dishes that are wonderful! We enjoyed several wonderful meals - all were beautifully presented and tasted just as good as they looked.

Thank goodeats00
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

On our regular visits to Sarasota, we always visit this trendy, peruvian restaurant on Main Street in downtown Sarasota. The food is consistently delicious with a variety of ceviches (try the Tuna Tiradito with ginger, soy sauce and watermelon as well as Seva's Wild Ceviche...More

Thank Gurke13
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We were in Sarasota in June and decided to revisit Selva Grill. We'd been over the years but it is always packed in season. Reservations a must. We were able to walk in and get a table. Wow, the food was just fabulous. You can...More

Thank Julie N
Reviewed 16 June 2017

My wife took me here for a surprise birthday dinner knowing how much I like Latin food (which is all she was told about Selva). Turns out the menu is not your generic Tex-Mex or pan-Latin, but authentically Peruvian (with a few other things), which...More

1  Thank Chicago_Mr_B_645
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20 February 2017|
Response from lary o | Reviewed this property |
open at 4 pm
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Response from kportgirl | Reviewed this property |
You can dress up for this place. Often people are there for special occasions.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1345 Main St, Ste D, Sarasota, FL 34236-5626
    (Main St. & Palm Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-362-4427
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