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“Beautiful setting!”

O'Leary's Tiki Bar & Grill
Ranked #115 of 1,031 Restaurants in Sarasota
Cuisines: American, Bar, Seafood
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Good for: View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Dining options: Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, After-hours, Breakfast, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Lakeland, Florida, United States
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Beautiful setting!”
Reviewed 13 June 2014 via mobile

Went to the tiki hut for afternoon drinks. Beautiful view of bay. Awesome sea breeze and Tracy was great with the drinks. A very relaxing afternoon. Paradise in the city!

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Seaside Treat!”
Reviewed 1 June 2014

We were taken here by our friends when we were on holiday in Florida
They told us that it was their favourite lunch place ever! and we were quick to agree!
The sea food and burgers were excellently flavoured and the portions were extremely generous
The location was great, right on the marina.
A totally great experience!

  • Visited May 2014
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Philadelphia, PA
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66 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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“Great spot. Food not so much..”
Reviewed 28 May 2014

We love visiting O'Leary's when we visit Sarasota. The restaurant feels like a Caribbean resort. Great view of the bay, boats, paddle boarders, etc. Picnic tables on the sandy beach, thatched roof dining room, tropical music. Great stuff. The food, however is nothing special. Think basic grub. Burgers, grilled cheese, fish fingers. You order at the bar, then they call your number and you go pick it up. Certainly very casual. Just don't expect a great meal. Then again, who really cares? You go there for the tropical ambiance. If you want fine dining, go to town. After your meal, walk it off around the harbor area. Pretend one of the larger yaht's docked is yours!

Visited May 2014
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Clearwater, Florida
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56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Lovely, relaxing place to hang with friends for an afternoon”
Reviewed 28 May 2014

This is a very casual waterfront bar with pub food in the Marina Jack's area. Very reasonably priced. There is live entertainment in the late afternoon and evening. This trip we went for lunch with friends and had a relaxing afternoon with drinks and light fare. The burgers, catch of the day sandwich and salads were fresh and hand made. Can't beat the view and prices. Self service to bar and food. There is an enclosed area with A/C for guests who may be uncomfortable in summer heat. Very clean restrooms. Boat rentals and bay cruises close by.

  • Visited May 2014
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murfreesboro,Tn
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58 reviews
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“Great view skip the Meal”
Reviewed 24 May 2014

Our favorite Sarasota hangout. We love coming here in the evening for drinks. View of the bay is great. They have live music that is nice. The food is awful. You have Togo and order your drinks from the bar. Some people have to bring their dogs that is a downer. There is the occasional smoker that upwind. We love the place. The weekdays in the off season is great. Wonderful park to walk in nearby and enjoy the sunset.

  • Visited May 2014
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