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Whole Foods Market

1451 1st Street, Sarasota, FL 34236
+1 941-316-4700
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1451 1st Street, Sarasota, FL 34236
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Limited choices - even of basics- but a GREAT cheese offering. This wa my first time in a Whole foods so I might have had expectations that were unfounded. The staf was VERY helpful and pleasant

Reviewed 2 August 2017

The best feature of our downtown Whole Foods is that it is so convenient for those living and working downtown. Some people shop exclusively at Whole Foods, but not as many as those of us who go there for lunch and those few favorite selections...More

Thank GayleyPablo
Reviewed 24 June 2017

My wife and I just loved this place. It has a great selection of quality, fresh cold and hot food which you can eat outside the store. We usually started our day here with coffee and something sweet and typically ended up here later in...More

1  Thank WalterLockhart
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I enjoy this whole foods, they have a good selection of ready to go salads and really good,.. also there're excellent top smoothies are freshly made and waiting on ice.. so its easy to grab and run.. Unlike other WHOLEFOOD! where the lines are forever,...More

1  Thank Catepmv
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Overpriced. But the reason I won't go there is they paved over wetlands to put in a parking lot for their new store. So much for caring about the environment.

Thank AnnaFlorida
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

You never can go wrong with Whole Foods. They always have a vast selection of healthy food ready made. It is definitely better than a fast food.

1  Thank DskyDlphin
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Items here are a bit expensive, but if you are one to buy organic food, then you already know that it's more expensive anyway. I caution you, if you think all the prepared food is healthy, you probably better think again. They do have good...More

Thank Chattycathy642
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Central location with ample parking (though garage is difficult to manage). Typical arrangement inside a smallish market. Needs to be updated. Very busy in season.

Thank Harold G
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The variety, selection and quality of the products you can buy at a Whole Foods grocery store is amazing. This store is located right downtown Sarasota, so it is very convenient and easy to stop in and grab something for tonight's dinner while you are...More

1  Thank butterflies33
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Lot's of organic, fresh foods. Good meat selection. The high point for us was the section that makes fresh veg/fruit health shakes. This was a daily stop.

1  Thank mssrfoie
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1451 1st Street, Sarasota, FL 34236
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-316-4700
Welcome to your Sarasota, FL Whole Foods Market! Founded in 1978 in Austin, Texas, Whole Foods Market is the leading retailer of natural and organic foods, the first national "Certified Organic" grocer, and uniquely positioned as America's Healthiest Grocery Store™.
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