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1418 13th St W, Bradenton, FL 34205-7239
+1 941-741-8646
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1418 13th St W, Bradenton, FL 34205-7239
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband & I were in Bradenton for a meeting, arrived early and decided we wanted to have dinner nearby before the meeting started. We found Ortygia Restaurant listed as being a Sicilian restaurant and decided to give it a try. So very glad we...More

Thank IamLya
ortygiabradenton, Owner at Ortygia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for those kind and wonderful words. Hope to see you again when you are in town.

Reviewed 6 days ago

Give your taste senses a real treat and visit Ortygia located in Bradenton's Village of the Arts. You will be rewarded by the culinary artistry that congenial chef owner Guy practices. To make sure that you are not disappointed, call for reservations as you can...More

Thank Jack A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Read a review for this restaurant on trip advisor. Decided to try it. Located in a residential area basically in a renovated house. Ordered farsumagru a form of braciola Came with a small pasta portion and a slice of the braciola Item was bland no...More

Thank scuba077
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A different atmosphere(in a good sense) but average food dinning experience. I ranked average as the $110 spent for the two of us should in my mind result in superior dinning in more then atmosphere and an attentive owner. Table size and placement barely adequate....More

Thank rrosenbloom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the most wonderful Sicilian meal I have eaten in Fl. Delightful staff. Do not miss this charming visit into what Sicilian food was meant to be.

Thank Gabriel S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you like interacting with your chef then this is the place for you - the chef/owner will visit you throughout the evening. A cozy little place built in an old house in the Bradenton Arts Village - this is the place to enjoy genuine...More

Thank Robert V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hidden in a residential neighborhood, this original establishment is located in a modified old house. The atmosphere is intimate without getting sappy. The chef specializes in Sicilian cuisine, and it's first-rate. When we came in, the chef greeted us and told us about the evening's...More

Thank Janet K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant has the true feeling of an Italian Trottoria. You are welcomed like a guest in a home, you are treated like family, and the food is exquisitely made with real spices from Sicily. The flavors are divine; this is a must Italian restaurant...More

Thank PepperMagoo
Reviewed 12 December 2017

We had a corner table outside on their patio. Ordered the house pate and it was very good. Peppercorn crusted served with a homemade raspberry? jam, mustard and bread. Would order that again. Both of us got one of their evening specials. One a salmon...More

Thank edward d
ortygiabradenton, Owner at Ortygia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the glowing compliments. I apologize for the spotty service, I will look into this incident and attempt to insure it does not happen again. You were so kind to emphasize that it was really busy. I appreciate your your honesty...More

Reviewed 1 December 2017

This quaint restaurant in Bradenton isn't the easiest to find but well worth the effort. A renovated home which seats app 40 has a very personal touch. Guy, the owner/chef will spend time with you to make recommendations. Although both wine list and entrees are...More

Thank Al D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1418 13th St W, Bradenton, FL 34205-7239
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Bradenton
  • Phone Number: +1 941-741-8646
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At Ortygia Restaurant in our artsy 1920's vintage bungalow we offer a unique, culinary experience. Located just minutes from downtown Bradenton. We offer French/Sicilian cuisine in a small, intimate, indoor or outdoor setting. Where many venues offer an array of glitz and glitter, the attraction of Ortygia is its eclectic charm, unparalleled backdrop, the beauty of nature and an abiding sense of La Bella Vita! Add the ambiance of candles, torches, lights, music and laughter, Ortygia glows with its own brand of beauty that lures people back over and over again. Our distinctive and exceptional cuisine is just another reason so many individuals choose Ortygia to host their special events.
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