Top 10 Siesta Key Romantic Restaurants

Whether dining on the gulf or right in the Siesta Key Village our area offers the best in setting the mood for a romantic evening to be remembered. Having the same international flair in cuisine as Sarasota, Siesta Key cannot be underestimated for its appealing choices. Inspiring moments over great food are often spontaneous—but selecting the right mood bistro is a sure way of spreading the love!

Turtles on the Bay

Enjoy waterfront dining in a casual atmosphere overlooking the gorgeous view of Little Sarasota Bay in Siesta Key. Get your mouth ready for great seafood and steak! Experience a joyous tropical happy hour every day.

Ophelia’s on the Bay
This time honored award winning upscale restaurant offers the best in Sarasota waterfront dining. Ophelia’s is known for hosting romantic weddings as well as celebrity sightings. Enjoy sumptuous menus in natural splendor.

City Pizza Italian
This longtime Siesta Key favorite offers a truly great southern Italian bill of fare. The focus is on their signature pizzas which are very popular with locals and tourists. For casual date night, just follow your olfactory sense for the alluring aroma of delicious City Pizza.

The Cottage
This top rated Siesta Key bistro is known for its highly inventive Peruvian/ American fusion food style. Take in a very romantic setting with an exciting menu to surely please! Enjoy all the extensive wine and cocktail selections.

Miguel’s French Continental

Miquel’s offers the finest in French continental cuisine for over 30 years! Enjoy a full menu of European style foods proven for its popularity. This is a grand setting for couples wanting a flavorful aesthetic in Siesta Key dining.

Siesta Key Oyster Bar
This top rated island style patio bar is known for its award winning casual menu. Sit on the deck and relax under an umbrella and enjoy great seafood and burgers with endless craft beers. At night enjoy the live bands!

Bonjour French Café
Relish the thought of French home cooking prepared fresh every meal. Think of crepes, quiches, omelets and much more. This grand culinary wonder is great for memorable breakfast or lunch. Romantic foods for the daylight hours in Siesta Key.

Canta Rana Peruvian
This Peruvian fusion style restaurant is a new Sarasota offering with fabulous foods. Enjoy beef, chicken and pork laced with an inventive Latin countryside flair. Terrific spot for couples trying new and different dishes.

Blue Que Island Grill
This local’s favorite is popular because of its romantic tropical island atmosphere with live reggae music and great food. Enjoy hardwood hickory smoked offerings in a laid back Siesta Key feel. Pour down some craft beers in a low key easy going bistro.

Blasé Café and Martini Bar
Popular Siesta Key beach bar for groups or couple. Known as the “Sinatra” bar. Great well prepared martinis over steak gorgonzola, chicken or duck. Live music in a friendly atmosphere is a win win proposition for groups or couples.

The Hub Baja Grill
Relax at the Hub with Mexican Baja coast style dishes, live entertainment each night and creative cocktails. This top rated Siesta Key restaurant is a favorite for date night and is known for the award winning best Margarita in the Sarasota area. Sit under the stars with the one you love.