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The Siesta Key Oyster Bar

5238 Ocean Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34242-3309
+1 941-346-5443
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“oysters” (558 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5238 Ocean Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34242-3309
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11 - 20 of 1,829 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were celebrating mi dad bday ,had a great time...fish taco really good,good service and margaritas awesome

Thank LeyRod
Stephanie B, Owner at The Siesta Key Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your business! We're glad we exceeded your expectations.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow, this place has amazing food. The ambience is that of any Beach Bar. The service was exceptional and my wife and I got there in time for the afternoon special which included half-off oysters. (3 - 6 PM) We ended up ordering two dozen...More

Thank Tim C
Stephanie B, Owner at The Siesta Key Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're so glad that you enjoyed your experience! Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

SKOB as many call it is a nice casual place for live music and good food. Outdoor seating is available but goes fast. If crowded try sitting at the bar for fast service and the feeling of being outside.

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of our favorite spots to eat on Siesta Key. Super fresh seafood. Be sure to try the crab cakes, the seafood flatbread, or the fish or shrimp tacos. Generous amounts of meat with delicious sauces and veggies. My grouper sandwich was outstanding. I especially...More

Thank revlisad
Stephanie B, General Manager at The Siesta Key Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks a lot! We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly service, oyster happy hour from 3-6 and shrimp/scallop dish was very good. My daughter liked the kids menu options also.

Thank Michael F
Stephanie B, General Manager at The Siesta Key Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're so glad that you enjoyed your experience! Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Siesta Key Oyster Bar was recommended by friends and we immediately loved the charm when we walked in. Bellying up to the bar was the best thing we did. Gabe was awesome and we returned the next day because of the amazing service and company...More

1  Thank Liz S
Stephanie B, Owner at The Siesta Key Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're so glad that you enjoyed your overall experience and that Gabe took such great care of you! Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were attracted by the buzz about the place and decided to visit for dinner. The menu is ok nothing very exciting and is a little over priced for what you get as portion sizes were fairly small. Tasted ok but there are other places...More

Thank belfastgirl007
Stephanie B, General Manager at The Siesta Key Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Your feedback means a lot to us! I'm sorry that you didn't enjoy your food and service more. I do hope that you will give us another chance next time you are in the area. Hopefully you will find items on the menu that you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a long, hot day at the beach this wasn't the worst place to sit down for some oysters, fish and chips and a cold one. The place was busy, but not crowded. Great oysters and the clam chowder was surprisingly pleasant. Noise was a...More

Thank Kyle S
Stephanie B, General Manager at The Siesta Key Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your feedback. We appreciate the review and hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

cute bar/restaurant. friendly bartender who was fun to chat sports with. can sit at the open air bar and people watch. ordered the famous wings and they were just ok. found the place a bit overpriced but enjoyable.

Thank Michelle A
Stephanie B, General Manager at The Siesta Key Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We appreciate your review and hope to see you again soon! I am glad that you enjoyed the service from your bartender

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This seems to be a very popular spot in Siesta, we decided to go and check it out, fresh oysters and a glass of champagne sounded good after a hot day on the beach, our drinks arrived after we had finished our mediocre quality and...More

Thank mrjoseguti
Stephanie B, General Manager at The Siesta Key Oyster Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to leave a review. I'm sorry that you didn't feel that you received good service or good quality Oysters. We take pride in the oyster selection that we offer delivered to us fresh, every day and certainly offering great service...More

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Yerson G
4 July 2017|
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Response from MrsKKC | Reviewed this property |
I am so sorry! I wasn't near the Internet over the holiday. I hope you had a great visit!
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Sam G
10 April 2017|
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Response from Stephanie B |
the kitchen closes at 11pm Sunday-Thursday and at Midnight on Friday and Saturday.
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19 March 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5238 Ocean Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34242-3309
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-346-5443
Description
Siesta Key Oyster Bar is THE Hot Spot in Siesta Key Village! Come in and join us for great food, fresh oysters, cold beer, live music, and tons of fun!Siesta Key Oyster Bar (or as the locals call it "SKOB") is the hangout with the laidback, beachy atmosphere that will get you right into the Island Spirit. When you're at SKOB you feel right at home, like you're hanging out with good friends on your back patio (although chances are the ceiling of your patio is not covered in dollar bills).One of the things that sets SKOB apart from the other bars in Siesta Key Village is that we have some of the best food on the Key.Join us for Crustacean Happy Hour, every day from 3-6.1/2 price Oysters and Crawfish
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