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Rico's Pizzeria

5131 N Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34234-2741
+1 941-358-9958
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible14%
20 Dec 2017
“Decent Thin Crust Pizza”
22 Dec 2017
“Just darn good Pizza”
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Italian, Pizza
5131 N Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34234-2741
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Reviewed December 22, 2017

Stopped in for lunch with a group of eight friends. Some members of the group had been there before and they raved about the pizza there, and they were right. It is very good pizza and the beer selection was better than most and the...More

Thank Lovetorent
tammy D, Public Relations Manager at Rico's Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review! I believed you dined with us at our Bay Rd location and appreciate the positive feedback as we are all locally owned and operated. We look forward to you dining with us again. Team Rico's

Reviewed December 20, 2017

Local pizza / bar near downtown Sarasota. Plenty of selections on the menu from starters, pizzas, subs, Italian dishes, and more. So lots of options for groups. All prices very reasonable.

Thank Martha M
Reviewed December 13, 2017

I tried to eat at Rico's last night and sat at the bar. It took about 10 minutes to notice waves of ants moving across the bar. And right then my food arrived. I took a bite and large wave of ants moved right across...More

Thank 970alexanderp
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Been coming here for years, but things have changed the last couple of months. We don't like having to argue with the wait staff about our meals. Couple of weeks ago, they claimed that we never got croutons in our salad, even though we have...More

Thank Joe K
Reviewed August 10, 2017

the 2 for 1 beers during happy hour are now about 8 oz. a large greek salad now comes in the small greek bowl. added chicken was gray in color. a italian sausage sub was supposed to come with fries or cole slaw but neither...More

Thank schlomo
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

Cockroach problems plus poor service. On top they charged a forced tip of 20% with out proper notice.

Thank Jose M
Reviewed May 14, 2017

called in after a day at the beach. We had a burger and 2 carbonnara food was good service was great. Staff very friendly.2 for 1 on drinks. would recommend. .

Thank Steven M
Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

New York style pizza???? Latest delivery was horrible. Pizza dough was barely baked through. No taste to pizza whatsoever. Almost 20.00 a pie for something little Caesars can do almost as well.. I've been to NY plenty of times and grew up in Jersey. Lived...More

Thank John D
Reviewed May 11, 2017

Ordered Chicken Brocco Pine, a house specialty... the flavor was solid, the sauce was rich without being greasy and the linguine was cooked properly. The broccoli, though likely frozen, was actually tasty and firm. Sadly, the pine nuts were spoiled. The taste of rancid nut...More

Thank DrSeventies
Reviewed April 10, 2017

I've been here many times. Their pizza is the best I've had in this area. I think they've even won an award or two. Reasonable prices, and other menu items, like pasta are good also. My disappointment is the way the place looks inside. Dark,...More

Thank Bruce R
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5131 N Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34234-2741
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-358-9958
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