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Old Salty Dog - Siesta Key

5023 Ocean Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34242-1634
+1 941-349-0158
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“grouper reuben” (12 reviews)
“fish and chips” (41 reviews)
“crab dip” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5023 Ocean Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34242-1634
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here before for drinks and always wanted to try the salty dog. We came back this year and I had a Scuba Steve drink which I could have had three if I wasn't going to see family. We had a salty dog with...More

Thank FarmGirl436
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Old Salty Dog is out of the way, but well worth the trip! The staff is friendly, great service. Best Chicago-style dogs outside of Chicago.

Thank Ann B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were quite shocked by restaurants closing so early (especially during spring break season). We watched the sunset on the beach, went home and all of us quickly showered and headed to a later dinner. Restaurants in the village closed at either 9 or 9:30...More

Thank HnJCambria
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were seated quickly. Got our drinks in a timely manner. My husband got a Grouper Reuben. Very tasty. I got fried shrimp.

Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was Delicious and service was 5 star. No wait, seated immediately. BEST deep fried hot dog and burgers were scrumptious. Comfortable outside patio!

Thank Paula N
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Great evening and food at Salty Dog. Cold beer, spicy shrimp and hot mussels. Others had the hot wings and mushrooms that were every good. Excellent service. Give it a try.

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch today ... on recommendation of waitress I ordered a Salty Dog Famous Hot Dog —- a beer battered and fried hot dog —- my opinion is that it was less than average. $8 for a hot dog is not cheap and it...More

Thank bpdatl
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

There was eight of us in the group. The waitress handled the orders without a problem. Everyone’s order was perfect. She kept track of the table and came back several times to check on us. This should not be confused with the chain restaurant in...More

Thank 372jrob
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch, 2 couples and 2 dogs. Ate on the patio, server quick to bring water for our furry friends. Had the onion rings which were fresh and tasty. Had to try the fried hot dog. It was good but, actually would have...More

Thank katiegirl2014
Reviewed 7 March 2018

We had tried this restaurant several years ago and did’t like it, but decided to give it another try. We were right the first time! I ordered a shrimp po’boy that was like chewing shoe leather and my husband’s grouper bites were mostly breading. So...More

Thank Donnadoe
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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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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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