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The Orange Octopus

1220 Old Stickney Point Rd, Siesta Key Beach near south bridge, Sarasota, FL 34242-3407
+1 941-346-0202
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (173 reviews)
“honey bourbon” (18 reviews)
“waffle cone” (12 reviews)
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1220 Old Stickney Point Rd, Siesta Key Beach near south bridge, Sarasota, FL 34242-3407
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1 - 10 of 292 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The succulent scent of baked sugar cones and coffee hits you when you walk in the door. We had the pleasure of meeting the owner, who is incredibly kind of humble. We tasted a variety of ice cream before making our decisions. The ice cream...More

Thank Kelsey S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Granddaughters made sure we visited the Orange Octopus EVERY DAY for one more cup of cotton candy ice cream. They both left with tee shirts to remember their time eating ice cream on vacation!

Thank Cande T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little ice cream shop with some unique flavors and the normal lineup. All five flavors we had were fantastic! Definitely stop by if you're craving something sweet.

Thank Aaron A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great ice cream shop with a very friendly staff! Parking was very hard to get due to the Xmas season. The crowds are everywhere. The ice cream was yummy and the prices are very reasonable.

Thank LisaMcD13
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

The pistachio ice cream is made on site. They roast pistachios, cream them into a paste then make the ice cream. It is AMAZING! Also tried salted caramel, sooo creamy with golden real caramel; choco hazelnut had a taste like hazelnut nougat. They also have...More

Thank calif2tenn
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Amazing ice cream , honey bourbon is a must ! We visited twice during our stay. All flavors looked delicious was very hard to pick one.

Thank Christin G
Reviewed 15 November 2017

During our week at Siesta Key, my wife and I stopped here several times and tried a few different flavors. We spoke with the owner briefly a couple of times while we were there. He stated their goal when they started was to use the...More

Thank GreyScott26
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We visited The Orange Octopus a few times during our visit. Their ice cream was good and fairly priced. They do allow you to try a sample before ordering, which is nice. One of the flavors I typically get wan't as favorable as I was...More

Thank MomOfBoyzx3
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Every ice cream flavor I’ve tried is delicious. My favorite though, is a Dutch chocolate/ coffee ice cream shake. I think it’s 5 scoops total (3/2). The best bargain, and a great shake!!

Thank RX2-fan
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Great place to top off the evening with fresh squeezed orange over vanilla ice cream it was great. My wife liked the coconut one though. Two thumbs up!

Thank steve l
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1220 Old Stickney Point Rd, Siesta Key Beach near south bridge, Sarasota, FL 34242-3407
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-346-0202
Description
This old fashioned, family owned coffee and ice cream shop is located in Captain Curt's Village a few hundred yards south of the Stickney point (south bridge). It is beside the bike and kayak rental shop. They are super friendly and have a gourmet coffee bar, 24 flavors of hand churned, homemade ice cream. It is my favorite local coffee shop! I've never left disappointed.
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