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Shakespeares Craft Beer and Gastro Pub

) #173 of 685 Restaurants in Sarasota ££ - £££ American, , British
3550 S Osprey Ave, Sarasota, FL 34239-5925
+1 941-364-5938
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brie” (10 reviews)
“burger” (64 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
3550 S Osprey Ave, Sarasota, FL 34239-5925
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1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

After driving by this place for over 15 years, I decided to give it a try. I was encouraged to do so by the listing in Sarasota Magazine of top burger spots. They were right. Burgers arrived cooked as requested. The horseradish cheddar bacon burger...More

Thank Ed T
22DickN, Owner at Shakespeares Craft Beer and Gastro Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your five star review Ed, we really appreciate it. Thank you for finally stopping by to see us and we're so pleased that you enjoyed our award winning burgers and look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited while on vacation! Best dinner we had the whole week! I had bangers and mash that were so yummy, while my family members tried the fish and chips which were delightful! We also tried the curried mushroom soup which was very impressive! The restaurant...More

Thank Jmbryant80
22DickN, Owner at Shakespeares Craft Beer and Gastro Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your five star 'Wow' review! We are so very pleased that you enjoyed our offerings and that you were well looked after. Thank you again, we really appreciate it and look forward to seeing you again on your next visit.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

For years, I have noticed Shakespeare's English Pub but never opted to go inside for lunch or dinner. Located at 3550 South Osprey Avenue in a small strip mall, it is situated next to a dry cleaners that we have frequented during our vacation. Then...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I like the British touch on their menu and the shepherd's pie, but this little pub is best known for their juicy burgers and long list of craft beers. Its a dark environment, with booth and table seating as well as a comfortable L bar....More

Thank GayleyPablo
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We were looking for a place to have a good quality burger. As we drove by this place we decided to try it. Best decision ever. What a great place for a cold beer and a good burger.

Thank luislr2017
22DickN, Owner at Shakespeares Craft Beer and Gastro Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you so much for your five star review, we really appreciate it and are so glad you stopped by and enjoyed your lunch with us.

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Love this place! We come here ever year during vacation and have NEVER been disappointed. Service, food, atmosphere is great - very friendly staff. Best place to watch a soccer game ⚽️❤️

Thank Carol D
22DickN, Owner at Shakespeares Craft Beer and Gastro Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Thank you so much for your review Carol. We really appreciate your love for Shakespeares's and that you always include us in your vacation plans. Thank you again and we look forward to seeing you when you next visit our lovely city.

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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food, great service, craft beers, balsamic vinaigrette with the blue cheese chips=NOM.NOM.NOM. ♦♦♦♦♦

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
22DickN, Owner at Shakespeares Craft Beer and Gastro Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you so much for your five star review, it is much appreciated. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your visit and our food and beer offerings. Thanks again.

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Thank you Jessica our server for the evening Sunday 06/18/17. Another great meal, onion rings to start, followed by pasties mash potatoes peas and gravy. Very generous portions and excellent. Taking home the bread pudding for a late snack. Of the three English pubs in...More

Thank cableguy4642
22DickN, Owner at Shakespeares Craft Beer and Gastro Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank so very much for your lovely review, we really appreciate it. We are very happy that Shakespeare's is your favorite English pub in town and that we tick the right boxes for you. I will pass on your review to Jessica (who has, by...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017

Great food and great service make for a great experience. Parking is a little on the tight side but worth waiting for a spot if necessary.More

Thank MWD0928
22DickN, Owner at Shakespeares Craft Beer and Gastro Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it and are very pleased that you enjoyed your experience. One thing to mention that may help is that we have plenty of parking spaces at the rear of the building and also a rear...More

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Terrific Beer Cheese -- great way to start a meal! We also had some delicious burgers and fantastic craft beers, including Green Bench Sunshine City.

Thank 89nole
22DickN, Owner at Shakespeares Craft Beer and Gastro Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you very much for your review and are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit. The Beer Cheese Dip is our most popular appetizer and we sometimes put it over a BBQ Pork Slider as one of our weekend specials!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17
Cuisine
American, Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3550 S Osprey Ave, Sarasota, FL 34239-5925
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-364-5938
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Description
A Craft Beer and Gastro Pub with an English flair. Popular with locals and visitor alike for over 11years
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