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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” (150 reviews)
“pasta” (83 reviews)
“baked potato” (31 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 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

1  Thank CyrusMoo
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

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

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

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

Thank karemore
Reviewed April 19, 2011

Even without a coupon this place is a great value. The items for the salad are all fresh and there are alot to choose from. Because it's a busy and popular place, they are not sitting out that long. Put that together with bread, delicious...More

Thank LItraveler22
Reviewed November 4, 2010

Good fresh food, very clean and reasonable in price. If you are a meat lover than you will be disappointed.

Thank hfdad
Reviewed August 3, 2010

this place is perfect for getting food fast and healthy

Thank foxyhap8
Reviewed May 1, 2010

With our BOGO coupon in hand we went last week and was not surprised. Since it was after the season the line went fast. The chicken noodle soup and clam "chowda" were top notch as usual. We always enjoy the salad selections and the foccacia...More

3  Thank RandR1948
Reviewed April 4, 2010

In short, really like ST. The highlight are the soups....typically eight or so to choose from. Also like the salad bar which offers very fresh ingredients. I don't really eat much of the breads or pastas....the latter is probably the least satisfying items on the...More

1  Thank SarasotaLocals
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April 3, 2017|
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Response from DONNA L | Reviewed this property |
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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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