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St Armonds Circle, is a must see, in Sarasota FL.

September 1, 2017 By Tammy DeLosh

By Tammy DeLosh Restaurants, Shopping or Areas of Interest, Siesta Key No Comments

St. Armonds Circle, is a small Island of shopping and dining in Sarasota. A huge attraction for locals and vacationers alike. Featuring some of the best Dining,  Boutiques, Apparel, Unique Art, Gifts, Spas, and Specialty Stores and more, all in one place. Easy access from Anna Maria Island, Longboat Key, and Siesta Key, this is a great add on to a beach day or after a visit to Mote Marine.

The Circle offers an easy route to seek out what you are looking for. Stroll through the beautifully landscaped Boulevards and meander through each store. Whether you came with a fashion  need, are looking for home decor, gift, or are just waiting for something to spark your curiosity,  the ambience alone is inviting. Come early to beat the crowds and start with Breakfast or stop from one of the area beaches for lunch or ice cold treats.

This is one stop shopping at it’s finest. All ages are sure to be pleased with the collection of items available.

Here are some of the dining favorites shared by our guests.

Blue Dolphin Cafe ~Offering Breakfast and lunch menus, to get your day started. Traditional American cafe dining at this local favorite. 470 John Ringling Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34236.

Daiquiri Deck~ Daiquiri machines, with every flavor you could imagine.  Dine inside or on the Patio from the Seafood Raw bar, and American fare Menu. 325 John Ringling Blvd. Sarasota,FL 34236. (941) 388-3325.

15 South Ristorante~Primarily a Northern Italian Menu, with special features daily, enjoy dressy or casual dressy. Seating at the Piano Bar, fine dining area, with hand picked selection of wine, or casual dining options. Stay for dancing ,to Latin, Jazz and other eclectic, live music, at the  nightclub upstairs, with balcony overlooking the Circle. The Mediterranean style with horseshoe design, makes mingling easy. Check the website, for hours, as they change for season, during your Florida. Vacation. For Directions Click here or call (941) 388-1555.

Columbia~ One of America’s Most historic restaurants, serving award winning,  Cuban, and Spanish fare. This 5th generation family owned, location was the first of many on the Florida Gulf Coast. Dine on the patio or dining room. . 411 St. Armands Circle Sarasota, FL 34236. 941.388.3987

Cafe L’Europe~ Dine on the patio, dining room or casual piano bar. The owners combined their Dutch and German influence, for and  extensive restaurant Menu.  See what make this a unique dining experience and make your reservations at 941-388-4415. 431 St. Armands Circle
Sarasota, FL 34236

Kilwin’s of Mackinac Island Michigan, has made it’s way to St. Armonds. Famous for their fudge, they have perfected the confections from Ice cream to popcorn. If you need a snack or dessert there is something for every need, even nuts. 312 John Ringling Blvd. Sarasota FL 34236

For a full  map (Including handicap parking and elevators) and directory all of the merchants and offices click here. 

Just a short drive south from Anna Maria Island locations or a few minutes from the Siesta Key or Bradenton vacation Rental homes.  If you are planning a future vacation, holiday or staying for a few months for other reasons, click here  for a rental home, condo or cottage.

 

 

 

 

Some info is from St. Armand’s Circle Assoc.

 

 

 

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