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Cafe Epicure

1298 N Palm Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236-5604
+1 941-366-5648
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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“gelato” (41 reviews)
“pasta” (38 reviews)
“fruit tart” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1298 N Palm Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236-5604
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cafe Epicure is another staple is Downtown Sarasota. It is the "old Faithful" for myself and many of my friends. It has a good diverse menu, some of the best pizza I've had (and I live in Italy for a few years!), excellent wine list,...More

Thank Jog1981
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Excellent and true Italian food, with real café, not easy in America to have a coffee like this. Very good

Thank nathaliesantarel2017
Reviewed 7 September 2017

A potpourri of offerings .....nice pasta, great pizza, healthy salads, gelato deserts and for adults a great bar Something for everyone from kids to senior adults Responsive staff Customer attentive

Thank Iffer51
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We have ate here multiple times this summer due to a great menu. We have ate here for both lunch and dinner. They have a wood oven for pizza & it's fantastic! They have the best lasagna that I have ate so far in Sarasota....More

Thank 8439JG
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for drinks and apps. Excellent cucumber martinis, a real treat. Delicious apps, with excellent bread and olive oil dip. Very prompt, friendly service at the bar. Nice location. Look forward to next visit.

Thank eismd1
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Cafe Epicure is one of our favorite dining venues when we visit Sarasota. If the weather is agreeable (not too warm and humid), we like to score a street-side table (a European feel) - otherwise, we prefer to be seated at the bar. Cafe Epicure...More

Thank omegaet
Reviewed 20 July 2017

As long time Sarasota residents and pizza snobs, we had forgotten how GR8 the pie is at Epicure. I had the margerita and hubs had the daily special--pepperoni, italian ham & mushrooms. Our concerns that 2-13" pizzas would be way more than we could eat...More

Thank P T
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

I've been going to Cafe Epicure for years. Great pizza, salads & fun atmosphere. Wonderful spot for outdoor dining.

Thank Luvtravel999
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Wonderful seafood pasta and a glass of Pinot grigio. Would definitely come back. Fair priced as well.

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 17 June 2017

This meal reminded me of the many meals I have had in Italy. The pasta and pizza were outstanding. Armando, the manager, came by our table several times to make sure the wine selection suited the ladies. He also talked to us about our visits...More

Thank Ken J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1298 N Palm Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236-5604
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-366-5648
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