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World Of Beer

) #471 of 685 Restaurants in Sarasota ££ - £££ , American
8217 Tourist Center Dr, Sarasota, FL 34201-2056
+1 941-306-5868
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“craft beer” (6 reviews)
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Pub, American
££ - £££
8217 Tourist Center Dr, Sarasota, FL 34201-2056
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Reviewed 12 February 2017

My wife and I visited the Main St. location last night for the umpteenth time. The HUGE pretzel (if a bit pricey) is always great for starters, but the nachos (also pricey) were terrible and chicken deficient. We had some sort of fried Apple fritters...More

Thank Gee M
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Full of great beer choices, they have a huge selection of bottles and about 30 on tap. Friendly staff and nice outside seating area with outside televisions. They also have some live music on the weekends. No food but you can order from outside places...More

Thank stephensails
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I have visited it twice as the Sarasota Hurricanes Club has met there for football game party. The place is nice, the service people are outstanding with their knowledge of the many beers that they have. For the adventurous who have a designated driver or...More

Thank DoncoJones
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I guess I should have been more into beer if I was going to come to the "World of Beers". I was actually looking for a place to watch the Buffalo Bills and enjoy a good meal while in Sarasota. My husband had several beers...More

Thank rutherann
Reviewed 2 October 2016

this place is great to chill or hangout with your friends and catch up while grabbing a cold one. they have beers i never heard of but still enjoyed. i mixed up so many different type of unknown beers i am highly;y surprised i did...More

Thank mario v
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Terrible service. Waitress delivered our menus. Never saw waitress again. Kept skipping over our table. Would go to ever table but ours. Never coming back.

Thank Ben K
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I pop in here every so often and always enjoy the beers. I especially like the higher alcohol content variety; but am limited to no more than two of them. :-) If you like beer, this is the place to try!

Thank DavidKasse
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

While in Sarasota my wife and I and another couple decided on this location of WOB because they had food. Terrible idea....I ordered a classic cheeseburger with coleslaw and got a plain burger with tots, no IPA's on draft so I ordered a can (12...More

Thank jimkharvey
Reviewed 8 July 2016

The good! This place is FUN. Many people to meet and hang out with after work or on a holiday. Every time I go I see many people really enjoying themselves including myself. The okay! Many many beers to chose from. Unless you want a...More

Thank robertwO3986SD
Reviewed 6 June 2016

This is a relatively small location. There is a bar, a few small tables, and an outside area with larger tables. Kind of a 'Cheers' atmosphere. If you like to sample beers, they have an incredible amount of beer on tap, in bottles and cans....More

Thank 55refman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Pub, American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
14:00 - 02:00
14:00 - 02:00
14:00 - 02:00
14:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8217 Tourist Center Dr, Sarasota, FL 34201-2056
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-306-5868
At World of Beer, we've got 50 craft beers on tap, over 500 in the cooler and a menu of tasty tavern fare that's crafted to go perfectly with beer. And whether you're a beer master or just beer curious, our insanely knowledgeable staff is here to guide you through every last pint, pour, and pairing. So c'mon. Let's go. Because there's no better place to go around the world, one sip at a time.
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