Serving Thanksgiving on the Suncoast

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Everyone is getting ready for the holidays.

Check out a list of local suncoast restaurants that will be serving Thanksgiving this year!

1) Viento Kitchen & Bar

Viento Kitchen & Bar, the signature restaurant of Zota Beach Resort invites family and friends to spend Thanksgiving along the powder soft beaches and turquoise waters of unspoiled Longboat Key.

Created by Chef Jason Pellet, guests will enjoy a special brunch buffet featuring items such as a chilled seafood bar with snow crab claws and shrimp cocktail, smoked salmon display, a chef-attended omelet station, roasted beef striploin with au jus, and a chef-attended carving station featuring hand-carved turkey and honey glazed ham. The brunch is $49.95 for adults and $24.95 for children ages 4-11 years old.

A full bar will be available and bottomless mimosas can be added for $10 per person. Valet parking will be available and is complimentary.

Thanksgiving brunch will be served 11 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Reservations are required and may be confirmed by calling (941) 248.1207.


2) Phillippi Creek Village Restaurant & Oyster Bar

Thanksgiving Day Specials - Hours 11 AM - 8 PM

Oven Roasted Turkey - Croissant sage andouille stuffing, sweet potato cobbler, green bean Applewood bacon casserole, sage gravy. 

3)  The Table Creekside

WHAT: The Table Creekside Open Thanksgiving Day

The award-winning Table Creekside will be open for Thanksgiving this year with a decadent Thanksgiving menu. The beautiful cool weather is here; book your table outside with a lovely, water view.

WHEN: Thanksgiving Day, November 23, 2017


WHERE: The Table Creekside

5365 Tamiami Trail South

Sarasota, FL 34231

Reservations: 941-921-9465


Roasted Acorn Squash Bisque, cabrales cheese crouton, shallot crisp


Roman Caesar with parmesan crisp

Not So Poached Pear, blue cheese emulsion, candied walnut dust, poached pear drops


New World Carpaccio, dry-aged beef, shishito chorizo vinaigrette

On the Half Shell, Washington oysters, ponzu ceviche tear drops

San Sebastian Steak Tartar, prime dry-aged beef, savora quail egg emulsion

Lox and Bagel, mascarpone mousse, air lavash

Colossal Florida Stone Crab (1/2 pound)


Pilgrim Carving Feast, organic roasted turkey, turkey roulade, turkey fixin' sous vide, California vegetable confit, foie gras giblet reduction

Virginia Slow Roasted Ham Shank, Valencia pineapple glaze, apple wood bacon Brussel sprout confit, pecorino risotto, sweet potato cassoulet

King Arthur Maine Stuffed Lobster, Alaskan king crab, English pea spinach puree

Lemon-Scented Pan-Seared Chilean Sea Bass, Key West butter shrimp, truffle mashed albariño grape broccoli rabe scampi

Colossal Florida Stone Crab (1 pound) choice of two: roasted asparagus, Brussel sprouts, fingerling potatoes, mashed potatoes


Pumpkin Tartlette

Gianduja Chocolate Sphere

Traditional Thanksgiving dishes will be accompanied with:

Sweet potato cobbler, Brioche Serrano giblet stuffing, cranberry loquat jam

COST: Prices vary based on menu selection. Soups, Salads and Appetizers begin at $9.95 and entrees at $32.95. The regular dinner menu will also be available.


TRADER: Beat the Black Friday rush, stop at the Creekside Trader to shop and relax on Thanksgiving Day. The island gift shop, located between The Table Creekside and Phillippi Creek Oyster Bar, sells bottled beer, wine, gourmet cheese and spreads in addition to the wide variety of gift options such as t-shirts, wind chimes, wall art, and dishes. For more information, please visit:

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4) TableSeide Restaurants 

Give yourself and your family the gift of more time this Thanksgiving by going TableSeide at Libby’s Café + Bar or Louies Modern or having the whole feast prepared and delivered to your door.

TableSeide Thanksgiving dining options include:

Dine-In Thursday, November 23 | All Day Thanksgiving Buffet | Louies Modern 1289 N Palm Ave | Downtown Sarasota | 34236 |

Free parking in garage above restaurant Noon to 8 p.m. | Reservations highly recommended | 941.552.9688

Cost: $65/adults, $25/kids, children under 5 eat for free

Louies Modern offers a bountiful buffet of Thanksgiving favorites featuring their own special twist. Options abound with a Chef Driven Carving Station, Modern Seafood Station, Salads & Breads, Sides, Wood-Oven Vegetables and Holiday Desserts.

Thursday, November 23 | Thanksgiving Day Celebration | Libby’s Café + Bar 1917 S. Osprey | Southside Village | Sarasota | 34236

11 a.m. to 8 p.m. | Reservations highly recommended | 941.487.7300 Cost: $35/adults, $15/kids Enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving plate of roast turkey with savory herb gravy, Yukon potato puree, butternut squash and quinoa pilaf, green bean casserole, bacon Brussel sprouts, stuffing, and pumpkin cheesecake with cinnamon whipped cream. Select lunch and dinner regular menu items will also be available.

Delivered | 941.552.9650

Orders: November 3 – November 17

Pick up or delivered: November 22 | free delivery within 34236 zip code | includes reheating instructions

Cost: $325 + tax (feeds 6-8 People) and includes:

Starters | choice of one Carbonara Deviled Egg | Nueske bacon, crushed pea, parmesan (veg option has no bacon) Lemon & Thyme Poached Shrimp peppadew pepper cocktail

Salads Kale Caesar Winter Salad with Roasted Butternut Squash, Dried Cranberries, Pepitas, Goat Cheese, Pomegranate Vinaigrette Turkey Centerpiece Whole Roasted or Sliced Turkey (12-15# average) with Sage & Sausage Stuffing Entrée | choice of one Honey Baked Ham, Dijon Mustard Sliced Beef Tenderloin, Horseradish Crèma Sides White Truffle Mashed Potatoes Sweet Potato Gratin with Crème Fraîche & Candied Pecans Aged White Cheddar Mac & Cheese with Gruyère Crust Grain Mustard & Whiskey Braised Brussels Sprouts Honey Roasted Spiced Carrots Garden Fresh Green Bean Casserole with Oyster Mushroom Béchamel Cranberry Sauce Farm Kitchen Gravy Sea Salt Parker House Rolls Dessert | choice of one Pumpkin Pie Apple Caramel Pie Bubbly Bottle of Veuve And for the morning after and holiday shopping refueling…

Friday, November 24 | Black Friday Brunch | Libby’s Café + Bar | Louies Modern Libby’s Café + Bar | 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Louies Modern | 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.


To fuel up shoppers or provide those who want to avoid the malls and stores with some post-Thanksgiving indulgence, Libby’s Café + Bar and Louies Modern bring their award-winning Sunday Brunch to Black Friday. Choices range from Libby’s à la carte menu and Bloody Mary Bar to Louies Brunch stations featuring omelettes, fresh fruit and salads, seafood and dessert bars as well as $5 Frosés (frozen Rosé cocktail) by the glass and $5 bottomless Bloody Marys and Mimosas.

And beyond...Give a Gift, Get a Gift

Friday, November 24 - Sunday, December 31 | Give a Gift, Get a Gift

For every $50 spent towards a TableSeide gift card, gift givers receive $10 on their own card. Gift cards can be purchased at Louies Modern, Libby’s Cafe + Bar and Muse at the Ringling. Gift cards can be purchased at any TableSeide Restaurant, Liibby’s Café + Bar, Louies Modern or Muse at The Ringling or ordered by phone at 941.552.9650. About TableSeide Restaurant Group Redefining Sarasota’s dining experience, TableSeide is a locally based, family-owned and operated restaurant group influenced by over 30 years of restaurant experience. Inspired by a collective passion for the culinary arts, high-touch hospitality, worldwide travels and engaging mentors, the TableSeide team is committed to the shared mission of providing great service, food and drink in a welcoming atmosphere. For more information on our restaurants, locations and dining options, visit

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