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C'est La Vie

1553 Main St, Sarasota, FL 34236-5802
9413505611
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“crepes” (62 reviews)
“pastry” (29 reviews)
“bread” (39 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
French, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
1553 Main St, Sarasota, FL 34236-5802
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great lunch place, fresh products. Bistro type French food. Service is good. Perfect for meeting friends and shmoozing. Good place to pick up French bread as well.

Thank retirededward
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My spouse and I dined with one family member for brunch on a Monday morning in late December 2016. (We visited C’est la Vie on previous occasions because we have family who live in the area.) The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner...More

Thank fluffnfold
C'est la Vie ! i, Public Relations Manager at C'est La Vie, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind comment ! We are so happy to please you Have a wonderful day C'est la Vie ! team.

Reviewed 20 April 2017

I am a recent widow and having a meal alone in a restaurant is not something I do frequently. Today, however I was in the area and thought I would have lunch at this restaurant. The young waiter took my order and delivered it and...More

Thank mbk47
C'est la Vie ! i, Public Relations Manager at C'est La Vie, responded to this review

We are so sorry for that! We try to do our best to please you. We are going to fix that quickly. We hope seeing you again! Have a wonderful day ! C'est la Vie ! Team.

Reviewed 17 April 2017

We ate lunch outside and enjoyed the food very much. Parking was a bit of a challenge but worth the struggle. We bought a few pastries to take with us and the were delicious. Lyonnaise salad was great.

Thank pgjudy
C'est la Vie ! i, Public Relations Manager at C'est La Vie, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We try to do our best to please you ! Have a wonderful day C'est la vie ! Team

Reviewed 11 April 2017

I had a wonderful crepe with the buckwheat flour. A great place to people watch. Loved eating outside on such a beautiful day

Thank elizabeppes2017
C'est la Vie ! i, Public Relations Manager at C'est La Vie, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind comment ! We are so happy ! Have a wonderful day C'est la Vie ! Team

Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

While at C'est La Vie on a very windy day, an improperly secured umbrella blew over and hit my dining partner in the face. Luckily someone at our table caught the umbrella mid-fall, or he would've had more than just a welt and scrape. The...More

Thank Kaiti C
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We go to C'est La Vie almost weekly, and it's always great! While trying a lot of different county clubs, I find the food here so much higher quality and better prepared than most of the clubs. It's really like going to an european place...More

Thank The_Italian_Reviewer
C'est la Vie ! i, Public Relations Manager at C'est La Vie, responded to this review

Dear Luca Thank you so much for your kind review ! We do our best to satisfy our customers. We are so happy to see your comment ! Have a wonderful day C'est la Vie team

Reviewed 4 April 2017

Fresh bread and baguettes make for nice sandwiches. Crepes are not great but there is something for everyone on the extensive menu.

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Attempted to purchase a baguette and a few pastries to take out. The attendant made me wait about five minutes before she acknowledge my presence. She spent her time washing a pitcher and ignoring me. She continued her attitude while asking me what i wanted....More

Thank BigVChicago
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Great desserts and charming café comparable to those in Paris. The salads are great too. Go and enjoy with friends and family

Thank tlc248
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
19:30 - 18:00
Tuesday
19:30 - 18:00
Wednesday
19:30 - 18:00
Thursday
19:30 - 18:00
Friday
19:30 - 18:00
Saturday
19:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1553 Main St, Sarasota, FL 34236-5802
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: 9413505611
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