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Sweet Tomatoes

4994 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-4354
+1 941-922-4908
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“soups” (150 reviews)
“pasta” (83 reviews)
“baked potato” (31 reviews)
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American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
4994 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-4354
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Reviewed February 2, 2018

Four of us stopped here for lunch and were impressed by the selection of salad items, soups, breads and desserts. It is arguably the most compete salad bar I have visited. There were 8 soups to choose from; among us, we tried four of them,...More

Thank mjrunderwater
Reviewed January 12, 2018

If you are in a hurry, this is fast and easy! Free parking, and lots of space inside. You pick up a plate and fill it as you pass each salad choice. Easy labels for those who need to know what is in each salad...More

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed January 11, 2018

All you can eat buffet with decent food selections, but this particular location is looking pretty worn. Needs to good refresh inside and it wouldn't hurt to update the menu.

Thank D L
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

I love this place. Big salad bar, unlimited food. U help yourself and can go back to get seconds, homemade breads, muffins, great soups, desserts. Seniors get discount after 2pm. Booth sitting. Clean and cheap.

Thank Andrea G
Reviewed November 26, 2017

Sometimes salad bar places are not fresh but that is not the case at Sweet Tomatoes. Everything seems super fresh and good. The salad bar has just about everything you could want, including several special dressings. The breads are fresh baked and the pizza ones...More

Thank lizardtiff
Reviewed November 9, 2017

First time to eat at a Sweet Tomatoes. Was very impressed with choices on the salad bar. The extras of pizza, baked potatoes, both sweet and white, soups and fresh fruit, pudding and ice cream were impressive. The restaurant was clean and the lady taking...More

Thank cal19562014
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

I love to eat there. The food is so healthy. I like all the salads, specially the broccoli one. On my birthday they gave me the combo #2. I can tell you that not only was delicious but a huge portion. I also took soup....More

Thank Oym12345
Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

Children and grandchildren took me there. We enjoyed the food. We spent a great time. Everybody is willing to support you to get a great time. Like I said, we did! We will go back there for sure!

Thank Oym12345
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

We went in for the first time today. I thought we would take a look around because I didn't know what my kids would actually eat there. To our surprise besides an amazing salad bar, they had pizza, soup, baked potato bar, bakery, pasta bar,...More

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed July 21, 2017

Was impressed they had a "greeter" at the door, who informed us of the fresh, made on premises options of the day. Great selection to choose from on soups, salads, breads and extras,like baked potato or pasta or pizza. Save room for the sugar free...More

Thank gmresseque
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April 3, 2017|
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Response from DONNA L | Reviewed this property |
Not sure...
March 6, 2017|
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Response from Himal B | Reviewed this property |
Also, on weekdays they have special times for big senior discounts.
October 5, 2016|
Response from Himal B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, some franchises are closing, in fact, many are closing, but Sweet Tomatoes is not yet.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:39 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4994 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-4354
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-922-4908
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