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Mangia Italiano The Usual Place - CLOSED

2157 Siesta Dr, Sarasota, FL 34239-5235
+1 941-284-2477
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good10%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
25 Dec 2014
“just ok”
10 Nov 2014
“THE BIG NIGHT”
Restaurant Hours
All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
2157 Siesta Dr, Sarasota, FL 34239-5235
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1 - 10 of 142 reviews

Reviewed 26 December 2014

We have tried this place a few times and found the food is only average. The server/owner is not kind. They skimp on the bread as well. Portions small and a little bit pricey for the quality and quantity they serve.

2  Thank srq101
Reviewed 11 November 2014

Thank you Sara and Guiseppi and your competent staff for making a memorable night. We enjoyed the best authentic Italian meal we ever had in Sarasota. The mushroom salad, the home made ravioli, and the scallopini were all over the top and made perfectly. We...More

Thank Jbunger2
Reviewed 1 November 2014

A little distance from our resort but well worth the drive. The modest exterior doesn't do this place justice. I knew as soon as we walked in that the food would be great. We were greeted by who we presume is the owner. She is...More

1  Thank Doug S
Reviewed 27 October 2014

We dined here recently and all of us enjoyed the food that we consumed such as the salmon, oxtail and the veal scallopine. All of it was prepared in an excellent manner and the service was spot on. I had the fortunate experience of meeting...More

Thank AnthonySansone
Reviewed 21 October 2014

Chose the restaurant based on trip advisor review and was not disjointed. The food was delicious, seafood was super fresh and the portions were generous. The family who runs the restaurant is very nice and accommodating, we couldn't have asked for better. We drove over...More

Thank Chantal0413
Reviewed 9 September 2014 via mobile

We had such a nice dinner. The owners are a true delight & so welcoming. Food is authentic and superb. Really fresh produce. A true Italian experience and it made me want to be home in Rome! If you can't be in Italy, then come...More

Thank Trisha C
Reviewed 24 August 2014

While attending a conference in Sarasota 2 weeks ago, we decided to visit this restaurant based on the ratings we found on TA and other websites. All the reviews seemed to say it was great. Coming from Philly and being used to great italian food,...More

3  Thank Flyangel53
Reviewed 23 August 2014

I was born and raised in Italy. I came to America when I was 30 years old. I know authentic Italian food and Mangia Italiano is definitely it. The food is delicious, the owner/chef and his wife are very friendly and the service was incredible....More

1  Thank fcatena61
Reviewed 23 August 2014

Was out for the day and not looking for an Italian restaurant, but was a bit hungry. I and my companion happened across Mangia. I must say the 'food gods' have smiled upon us! Everything that we experienced, from the wine to the dinner and...More

Thank MACABRE1313
Reviewed 21 August 2014

I love it.....the food was great.....the owners are very welcome.....excellent custumer service.......

Thank sheilasvs
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 21:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2157 Siesta Dr, Sarasota, FL 34239-5235
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-284-2477
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