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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)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:39 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 May 3, 2017

Fresh Salads, many dressings many toppings, and all you care to eat. Soups, deserts, soft serve ice cream, coffee etc Even pizza, tossed penne and asparagus and much more. We hit the senior special between 2PM-5PM (Mon-Thurs)which was $7.99. You really can't go wrong. Friendly...More

Thank George C P
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

Been there with the Family. Everybody liked the food. Two things are not as expected: 1) plastic plates...seriously. Gives you all the canteen experience you don't want 2) we arrived at 8.00 pm and the staff started to clean up and it got us all...More

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed April 11, 2017

My husband wanted a salad for lunch so we stopped at thiis establishment. We walk into a cafeteria style, all you can eat, salad bar. Now this bar had every kind of vegetable that you could imagine. It was very fresh and had quite an...More

Thank MikeandMax
Reviewed March 23, 2017

We always look forward to eating at our local Sweet Tomatoes. Such great value, especially when we get the senior rates. The soups, the bread, the salads............ and the coconut muffins Wow. I would have liked a little background music, but that might just be...More

Thank Jeffery1950
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

Been coming for years when we visit, food is good but prices have gone up higher that what I'd expect for mostly soup and salad.

Thank Mark H
Reviewed March 20, 2017

Another one price, all you can eat restaurant with plenty of items to choose from, offering convenience and good service. The niche offering is salads of various kinds with accompanying soups and side dishes. None of the offerings are memorable or unique. Most all are...More

Thank LivinTheGreatLife
Reviewed March 14, 2017

At Lunch, you can only get soup and salad and a few other items, they need to offer more items, but everything was fresh, and there are no shortage of things to pick from,

Thank Jodi D
Reviewed March 13, 2017

This salad buffet restaurant is a real find: many salad choices, or you can make your own, with soup, breads, pizzas, desserts, and the usual choices of soft drinks available. Everything was very enjoyable, and you can eat as much as you care to eat....More

Thank garyrc
Reviewed March 9, 2017

Recently visited for a quick dinner. Have always been very pleased with the food. Salad fixings are always fresh and plentiful. They did not disappoint. I tried two soups, the French Onion was very good but the Chicken Noodle left much to be desired. The...More

Thank Doris C
Reviewed March 4, 2017

Went for lunch and had large salads and bread. The buffet has everything you can think of for salad choices, and everything was fresh. There is no wait service- you serve yourself and can go back multiple times. This place is great for vegetarians and...More

Thank DJ7933
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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
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
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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