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Maximo's - CLOSED

1296 1st St, Sarasota, FL 34236-5510
+1 941-366-7744
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good14%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
1 Mar 2013
“Check before you go.”
10 Nov 2012
“Excellent food,great location,wonderful atmosphere”
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American, Italian, African, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
1296 1st St, Sarasota, FL 34236-5510
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Reviewed 2 March 2012

We came to the Sarasota area January 1 and within a week a I met a local guy on the golf course who said "my favorite restaurant in Sarasota just reopened." I remembered the name Maximo, and my wife and I went down that evening...More

2  Thank whatever5
Reviewed 24 February 2012

We ate outdoor in a lovely setting, quiet despite the opera crowds gathering outside. Food was very good, especially the South African curry. This is the third restaurant the current owner has been involved with at least since we have been in Sarasota; we had...More

1  Thank E1mb
Reviewed 20 February 2012

Maximo! is located adjacent to the Sarasota Opera House. My wife and I and another couple had dinner at Maximo! on Saturday evening before the opera. The menu is very varied, with several meat, seafood and pasta dishes, plus ostrich and kudu. The owner is...More

1  Thank Siciliansatheart
Reviewed 31 January 2012

Adjacent to the Sarasota Opera House, at 1296 1st Street, in an historic building, Maximo's offers a multi-ethnic menu of delicious choices. Who could imagine that sauteed cabbage would be something to swoon over!?! Fish is expertly prepared and for the adventurous there is ostrich,...More

1  Thank LandMVenice
Reviewed 30 January 2012

Went out last Saturday and had the 1 pound lobster tail. Fantastic. My wife had the koi steak prepared to perfection. Atmosphere was terrific. Will return

Thank Madmoe1
Reviewed 29 January 2012

I don't know what could have happened between the previous review and our visit but it is as though we are speaking about different restaurants. Our friends shared a number of dishes with us and each bite brought sounds of pleasure from everyone.The tuna tartare...More

1  Thank Allison J
Reviewed 9 January 2012

We went to Maximo's one week after their "soft opening," which the server described as a takeover without fanfare. The first floor is a lovely room, which was empty, but for some reason we were taken up an outside staircase to the second floor, then...More

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  • Address: 1296 1st St, Sarasota, FL 34236-5510
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-366-7744
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