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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%
Travellers talk about
“soups” (157 reviews)
“pasta” (85 reviews)
“baked potato” (32 reviews)
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11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
4994 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-4354
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Reviewed October 31, 2011

I've eaten at Sweet Tomatoes numerous times over the past five years and am always pleased with the variety on the salad bar and the soups. A great place for lunch - altho it will be a BIG lunch - salad, soup, miffins/bread, baked potatoes...More

Date of visit: August 2011
Thank flflower
Reviewed October 31, 2011

Open in the UK! Great Value, Great fresh food- Great baked bread.

Date of visit: May 2011
Thank GinaR0
Reviewed September 16, 2011

We frequent Sweet Tomatoes for lunch. Salad bar always contains fresh crisp ingredients. Soups are very good also. They change a few every few weeks and keep the tried and true. A very good value for your money.

Date of visit: September 2011
Thank Barbara E
Reviewed September 12, 2011

Over the years we have eaten here as a quick place to get a healthy meal after sports practices that end late. The staff has always been on the ball, friendly and helpful. Over the last few months a new manager and ALL new staff....More

Date of visit: August 2011
Thank theresa173
Reviewed September 10, 2011

We were on vacation and decided to try out Sweet Tomatoes. The salad bar was awesome, with a large variety of very fresh vegetables and salad toppings. Great selection of soups. The side dishes were great, especially the mac & cheese, baked potatoes, etc. Desserts...More

Date of visit: April 2011
Thank Carlene L
Reviewed August 25, 2011

We had been looking forward to visiting this restaurant. We were greeted at the front door by a very helpful man (Matt) and were immediately struck by the large salad bar with just about every vegetable you could imagine. With our plates piled high, we...More

Date of visit: August 2011
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Reviewed July 30, 2011

You can get a great meal here really cheaply. Also have pizza, pasta, soups, desserts, ice cream fresh fruit and muffins to die for. Salads are very fresh. Plenty of food and choices on low buget. Ideal for families away on vacation and also for...More

Date of visit: June 2011
Thank Kathie34202
Reviewed June 26, 2011

This is a soup and salad bar buffet restaurant with fresh ingredients and tasty soups. They also have wonderful fresh breads and muffins. I tried their breakfast (on Sundays only) and it was also very good. The breakfast focaccia was original and delicious. The coffee...More

Date of visit: June 2011
Thank mymagicmtn
Reviewed June 1, 2011

Sweet Tomatoes is a chain that offers salads, soups, pasta and baked items in a buffet format. The salad selection is very impressive and to follow, the soups and pastas offer something for everyone. The great thing about Sweet Tomatoes is that if there is...More

Date of visit: May 2011
Thank Flyingred
Reviewed May 21, 2011

My husband, daughter, and I ate at this restaurant both nights we were in the area. I joined their email club and received coupons before our trip. We had eaten here twice last year on vacation and couldn't wait to return. The selection is fantastic....More

Date of visit: April 2011
Thank karemore
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Response from DONNA L | Reviewed this property |
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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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