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The Ultimate Guide to Dining Out in Sarasota, Florida

by Sarasota Bay Club

Sarasota boasts a range of excellent dining options, many of which are conveniently located near Sarasota Bay Club. With beautiful views of the bay, diners can savor fresh seafood while enjoying stunning indoor and outdoor settings. 

When it comes to dining in Sarasota, FL, the best choice depends on your preferences. That's why Sarasota Bay Club offers residents a variety of in-house dining options along with recommendations to the top restaurants in the area. Whether you're looking for a night out on the town or a cozy evening in, we want our residents to enjoy the finest cuisine on their own terms. 

Dining in Sarasota Florida

Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse

At Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse, you get an elevated dining experience from their premium steaks, elegant ambiance, and exceptional service. Blending traditional steakhouse fare with modern culinary touches, the interior exudes sophistication, with its dim lighting, plush seating, and meticulous attention to detail. In addition to their prime cuts, you can also enjoy fresh seafood and a curated wine list that complements the rich flavor of the menu. The restaurant is located on Lemon Ave. and State St., less than two miles from Sarasota Bay Club.


Boca, is a standout culinary destination emphasizing a farm-to-table approach. Boca's menu is rooted in the philosophy of using fresh, local, and sustainable ingredients. This commitment is evident in the seasonal dishes that highlight the best of what Florida's farms, ranches, and seas have to offer. The atmosphere at Boca combines urban aesthetics with a touch of rustic charm, creating a warm and inviting environment for diners. Boca is located less than two miles from Sarasota Bay Club.  

Owen’s Fish Camp

Owen's Fish Camp is an iconic eatery nestled in the heart of Sarasota, Florida, and it's a testament to the region's rich maritime heritage. Celebrating the timeless traditions of a classic coastal fish camp, Owen's offers an authentic dining experience reminiscent of Old Florida. This establishment is rooted in simplicity but brims with charm, serving fresh, locally-sourced seafood in a rustic and cozy setting adorned with vintage decor. Guests at Owen's Fish Camp can dine beneath sprawling banyan trees in the outdoor area or choose the warmth of the indoor space with its nostalgic atmosphere. Owen’s Fish Camp is located less than two miles from Sarasota Bay Club.

Sarasota Bay Club Dining Program

Don't forget your dining options at Sarasota Bay Club. We offer all types of dining experiences, including formal dinners in The Dining Room and casual lunches on The Veranda. Then, you can kick back at The Bar & Lounge for a cocktail or snack by the fireplace. We want you to have options and enjoy a carefree life full of quality dining experiences. You can do this at the Sarasota Bay Club, or enjoy restaurants at many nearby locations.

Not sure which dining plan to choose because of all the great downtown dining options? Not a problem. At Sarasota Bay Club, we offer many dining plans to fit your needs. You can sign up for 12, 21, or 30 meals per month. These plans can change each month, or you can dine when you want with à la carte dining services. Dining in Sarasota Florida is wonderful whether it is with us or beyond. Contact us today to learn more.

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