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Jack Dusty

1111 Ritz Carlton Dr, The Ritz Carlton Sarasota, Sarasota, FL 34236-5594
+1 941-309-2002
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Closes in 13 min
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1111 Ritz Carlton Dr, The Ritz Carlton Sarasota, Sarasota, FL 34236-5594
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A friend’s birthday was the reason for dinner at the Ritz Carlton’s Jack Dusty restaurant. We were promptly seated at our reservation time at a nice outdoor terrace table. Every staff member we encountered wished my guest a happy birthday throughout our evening. A tasty...More

Thank GNGator
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The old saying, you get what you pay for, makes sense when you come to Jack Dusty’s at the Ritz. Everything there is always perfect. We had a fabulous waitress, Helen, who made our evening even better. Each one of our 6 meals were spectacular....More

Thank Lorinn S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice menu. We tried the key lime creme brulee while friends tried the blueberry cheesecake and the molasses bread baked in the soup can. All very tasty.

Thank Ann B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great place, great view, food was excellent and the service really was up to Ritz Carlton standards. Love the Bread cooked in a can, a special with a story, they even give you the a map of how to make it. The Rosemary...More

Thank Misty W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ate at this restaurant twice for dinner during a recent business trip at the Ritz Carlton Sarasota. This is the in-house restaurant of the Ritz Carlton. It has indoor seating and a lovely balcony as well. We ate indoors as it was cold and...More

Thank TravelMavenFlorida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sunday Brunch at jack Dusty at the Ritz is a wonderful experience. They have everything you could possibly want to eat and if its not on the buffet, they will bring it to you. ie. in my case hollandaise sauce for my omelet.

Thank taina j
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

We dine here 2-3 times a month- the service and people are wonderful - however, the decor needs to be kept up- too many unlit hurricane lamps and table candles,and the outdoor furniture is already looking tired- the veranda can look unkept at times -...More

Thank Crossthestreet
Damien O, General Manager at Jack Dusty, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Dear Desiree D, First and foremost I want to thank-you for taking the time to share your constructive comments regarding your observations as a loyal repeat guest of our signature restaurant. Your feedback is extremely important to us and how we learn in what areas...More

Reviewed 9 March 2018

We enjoyed dinner on the covered outdoor area on a Tuesday evening. The heaters kept us cozy (cooler evening) while we were treated to attentive service. Our special request regarding our favorite cocktail was taken care of seamlessly. One of us had the roasted chicken....More

Thank Micaelabird
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We went to Jack Dusty with a couple of friends a couple of weeks ago, on a Sunday, for lunch. I had their seafood pasta, two others had their fish taco. My seafood pasta was very salty. We all thought we had an ok food...More

2  Thank Eshrat A
Damien O, General Manager at Jack Dusty, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Dear Eshrat A, Thank-you for your recent review. Your feedback serves as a very valuable tool in determining what areas we need to improve. I am very sorry to hear of the disappointment you described in your post with your dining experience in our restaurant....More

Reviewed 3 March 2018

Lunch here on Feb 28/18 was quiet enjoyable. Began with a well made Bloody Mary. Nicely spiced. Appetizer was wonderful tender fried calamari. I enjoyed the fish of the day grilled and served with tasty veggies. My companions also enjoyed their choices. One was the...More

Thank BlueSkys8
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11 September 2016|
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Response from tiamia2016 | Reviewed this property |
Thank you for the info. I am a bit hesitant. I will check out the new menu. It can't be any worse then what it was. Such a shame to have served such mediocre food and menu in such a beautiful setting.
27 March 2016|
Response from Patsytav | Reviewed this property |
You will see casual to semi-formal depending on what's going on there that day. I went on a day they had a dance contest and there were gowns everywhere. So cool. When I go I see lots of casual pants, cute tops, some sexy... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
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06:00 - 02:00
06:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1111 Ritz Carlton Dr, The Ritz Carlton Sarasota, Sarasota, FL 34236-5594
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-309-2002
  • E-mail
The lounge and terrace will include craft microbrews, a broad selection of rums and spirits and an array of specialty Sarasota-inspired cocktails made with farm fresh ingredients.
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