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Lucky Pelican

6239 Lake Osprey Dr, Sarasota, FL 34240-8433
+1 941-907-0589
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fresh seafood” (65 reviews)
“oysters” (68 reviews)
“lobster roll” (38 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 2:30 pm Hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6239 Lake Osprey Dr, Sarasota, FL 34240-8433
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1 - 10 of 756 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Having been given a recommendation, we decided to give it a try and OMG we were not disappointed. Only to go back the next week. Superb service, superb food, superb evening - from the UK many thanks.

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I sat at the bar. The man sitting beside me, who bartends there, suggested the sea bass. I was thinking gulf seafood- that is -until two orders of the sea bass were delivered to the couple beside me. Whoa, it’s one of the best fish...More

Thank CarolMemphis4
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Lucky Pelican is one of Sarasota's better seafood restaurants. It is the only place I have found to enjoy raw clams served on the half-shell. The fish is very, very fresh. It is creatively prepared and served by a capable staff. The bar is...More

Thank Franco M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service and the quality of the food has gone downhill. This is the third time I've had extremely bad service and seafood that smelled terrible and was definitely not fresh. Don't waste your time or money. There are so many other good seafood restaurants.

Thank john m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lucky Pelican has been our go to for several years, our recommendation for the best seafood. Tonight service let us down. What made it even more disappointing the restaurant wasn’t real busy. We love sitting outside which is first come, first serve. Several open tables,...More

Thank Joanna W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great Lobster Roll yesterday at one of our favorite places! This place continues to impress and deliver the best seafood in town!

Thank CaptainMorgan75
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great seafood in a casual atmosphere. Love the menu. I always take out to town guests here for Seafood.

Thank LillieUsa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our food here was outstanding! The grilled wahoo, blackened scallop salad, swordfish BLT and pastrami sandwich all received high praise from our group! The service was VERY disappointing. We were one of two tables midafternoon and our waitress barely gave us time to answer her...More

Thank Allyn I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is worth the wait for sure. We had family that too k us there and gave us a tip and we did it every time if you call ahead and give them your name to go on a list then when you get...More

Thank Constance Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A popular shopping center restaurant that has some hit or miss offerings. We started with Calamari which as below average - it seemed like a frozen out of the bag dish with some average marinara sauce on the side. I don't recommend it. The night...More

Thank Webbuzzard
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6239 Lake Osprey Dr, Sarasota, FL 34240-8433
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-907-0589
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