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Broadway Bar & Restaurant - CLOSED

1001 Cocoanut Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236-3318
+1 941-953-4343
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good22%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible17%
22 Dec 2015
“This is now the STAR LITE ROOM! The Broadway Bar is no more...”
19 Sep 2015
“Excellent food and service!!!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American, Pizza, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1001 Cocoanut Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236-3318
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 22 December 2015

Loved the Broadway Bar, but it's closed and is now the Star Lite Room. So long Broadway... we'll miss you....

2  Thank LovesToTravelSue
Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

A very pleasant experience! Teresa was our server and she was excellent!!! Neat decor, cloth table cloths and napkins. The food was served hot and was delicious. The Starlite salad is a keeper- as was the Eggplant Rotollini! Warm Italian bread was served with our...More

1  Thank Lucky0420
Reviewed 18 June 2015

We had not been to this restaurant for some time (probably because we were not previously impressed). Understand there is a new owner and the difference is very apparent.Particularly in the quality of the food. Two of our party had the prime rib which was...More

3  Thank martinallen
Reviewed 5 January 2015

We went several years ago to the Broadway Bar and, because of the rudeness of the staff there, we swore we would never return. There is now a new owner, and we had heard good reports of the place so decided to give it another...More

3  Thank Brian A
Reviewed 11 December 2014

Excellent prices, great menu, jazz every evening starting at 6 PM! We love this place for adults. Open late so stop by after an event in the cultural district. The food was excellent and the bar prices reasonable.

2  Thank MercatorSarasotaFL
Reviewed 14 November 2014

First off, they have closed 2/3 of the parking lot off and offer complimentary valet parking in their own lot...go figure, get out of your car so a kid can back it into a space 10 feet away. Decor is nice and it is not...More

3  Thank Susan P
Reviewed 19 September 2014

The previous restaurant, the Broadway Bar was in this location forever 1925) one the oldest in Sarasota. It closed earlier this year. For some reason, they only have valet parking (Thursday night) which I found annoying. Then the menu is very limited. There are no...More

1  Thank 0sanmiguel0
Reviewed 17 September 2014 via mobile

Awesome craft beer selection, new menu, great ambiance, very attentive and knowledgeable staff. Had their pei mussels which were delicious, they came in a special sauce they make with some crostini. Then had their apple pie dessert. WOW!!! I think it's under new ownership because...More

2  Thank Tony O
Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

In my personal opinion some of the current comments should not alter judgement against visiting this new , soon to open restaurant. As a current employee for the up and comming "Starlite Room" I encourage past and new consumers to visit the improved establishment to...More

7  Thank MandyMc222
Reviewed 12 July 2014

I arranged to go here pre theater for 12 people, made a reservation and when arrived, IT HAD CLOSED ! They didn't even let me know! I had 12 people with no dinner reservations, luckily, Cafe Amafi accommodated us, WHAT AN ABSOLUTE DISASTER, I hope...More

2  Thank jeanshah
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Restaurant Details

Italian, American, Pizza, Bar, Pub
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 Cocoanut Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236-3318
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-953-4343
  • E-mail
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