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Old Salty Dog - Siesta Key

5023 Ocean Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34242-1634
+1 941-349-0158
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“crab dip” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5023 Ocean Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34242-1634
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited this little place with some friends from the UK. I'm quite reluctant to eat "British" meals in foreign countries but the Fish & Chips here were pretty good. There were 5 of us in total and not a bad meal all round we all...More

Thank Shawn M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great place to get some yummy seafood grub. Best fish tacos, fries and Arnold Palmers. Friendly fun staff do a great job at making you feel welcome.

Thank Jen_Roberts_Florida
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our original destination was Another Broken Egg, but anyone familiar with Siesta Key will know parking is at a premium or costs a premium. So with nowhere to park we were on our way out of area when we found a parking spot outside The...More

Thank NottsNomads
Reviewed 1 week ago

HUGE menu. My favorite is the loaded Salty Dog deep fried hot dog. Great drinks. Terrific seaside view. Waitresses the best ANYWHERE!!

Thank John B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch during a visit to Siesta Key. Place is very casual and has a big out door patio. Really enjoyed my lunch. They were not cheap with the Lobster and the onion rings were huge, but delicious. My hubby really enjoyed his...More

Thank SweetPeaMami
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for a casual lunch after tennis with some friends. We sat outside overlooking the beautiful bayside water. Good selection of draft beers on tap, we enjoyed sharing a pitcher of Blue Moon. My buddies had burgers and I had the shrimp Po boy, tasty...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was served fast and fresh. Would highly recommend the conch fritters, mahi tacos and the coco shrimp dinner. The wife and daughter had mussels and they said they were really good as well (they looked and smelled good but I don't eat them)....More

Thank yankeedad69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were not impressed. The waiter said the Grouper was fresh. My husband could immediately tell it was frozen done when he squeezed to bite his sandwich it just poured out water. We habe it a second try because it was underwhelming last yeat, but...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a nice comfy eatery & came across this place. Great outdoor eating, good service & good food. Hubby had shrimp sandwich which he said was great& I had crab cakes, also very good. Drinks were delicious & their specialty dessert of...More

Thank claimsgal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this place. Drinks were mixed perfectly. Food was great. Peel an eat shrimp were perfect! The Captain platter can't be beat and you can never go wrong with the lobster tails. Service was fantastic. Great atmosphere in the bar area. Went there a few...More

Thank RaeRon
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you have soft shell crabs?
27 June 2016|
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Response from Jonathan Y | Reviewed this property |
I think they do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5023 Ocean Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34242-1634
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-349-0158
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