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Marina Jack

2 Marina Plaza, Sarasota, FL 34236-8997
+1 941-365-4232
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood salad” (16 reviews)
“sea bass” (15 reviews)
“fries” (36 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Marina Plaza, Sarasota, FL 34236-8997
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Kinda hard to find this place with all the downtown traffic ...But when you are there, you are right on the Bay waters ...Next door ( same building) is a great bar. Food was of good quality and served promptly...We were group of 10 and...More

Thank charliePalmCoast
Reviewed 5 days ago

Arrived by boat. Fantastic place to stop for lunch for a quick bite to eat. Great view of Sarasota bay and all of the boats that go by. Great for finger foods

Thank Rockrobbie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our previous visit to Marina Jacks was last winter and we sat in the more formal restaurant. When we arrived on Sunday we found there is a more casual American beach pub kind of place section. We are led to understand it is recently renovated....More

Thank Gerald P
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to that place with a large group of people and the service at the beginning got a little confused. When finally a young lady came to serve us, she managed to figure it out and then everything went smoothly. The waiting time was...More

Thank Justyn C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Service upstairs on the second floor in the Marina Jacks Dining Room. Great service, nice menu choices. Full bar and wine menu. Food was average but the view was amazing!!

Thank Hialeah73
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Marina Jacks has prime waterfront/marina views. It's a great place to casually relax for lunch or dinner and take it all in. Downstairs there is often music playing but not in a disruptive way. Just adding to the overall ambience. And that's the best thing...More

Thank jakerley_travel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love enjoying a delicious grouper sandwich while sitting on the deck enjoying a beautiful bay view. Best fries to go with any dish

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch here and was very disappointed with both the service and food, it was more like visiting a café than an upmarket marina based restaurant, the only good thing is the view hence three stars.

1  Thank prs54fmpu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made an unexpected stop here to grab a quick bite. We sat in the Blue sunshine Patio taking in the amazing view and could've sat there for hours. The food was delicious and fresh and even though the restaurant was busy it was very...More

Thank Sarah J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch with friends and no surprise... great ambiance, friendly servers but predictable average food.

Thank Steven B
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Questions & Answers
6 October 2017|
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Response from Anne C | Property representative |
Florida casual is perfect for dining room!
24 April 2017|
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Response from bblonde52 | Reviewed this property |
Yes Marina Jack's is open on Thanksgiving but you will need a reservation
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:15 AM - 1:00 AM
11:15 AM - 1:00 AM
11:15 AM - 1:00 AM
11:15 AM - 1:00 AM
11:15 AM - 1:00 AM
11:15 AM - 1:00 AM
11:15 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Marina Plaza, Sarasota, FL 34236-8997
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-365-4232
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