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The Original Word of Mouth


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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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Voted Best Breakfast in Sarasota! Fresh quality ingredients every day, Family owned, Hometown service.
US$5 - US$14
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
American, Cafe
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We first went to their other restaurant in Sarasota, FL, which we thoroughly enjoyed. In fact, we liked the food so much that, as we were traveling on vacation, we tried this location in Venice, FL the next day! It also was just as yummy!...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank fba5
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had seen the reviews for this place on TripAdvisor. But since we usually eat breakfast at home, we never tried it until recently. The restaurant doesn't look very large from the outside, but is quite roomy. They have an extensive menu for just about...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Kam J
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great place for breakfast and lunch. Food is "home cooking" and reasonable priced. Very friendly service.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank ClassicDaveG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for a place to meet with friends from "up north". Original Word of Mouth worked well. The special of the day menu board was placed next to our table just across the isle. Our waitress was very friendly and checked to see...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Brice G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have had lunch here but this was our first breakfast visit. The crowds say it all. Great service - food is well paced - everything arrives hot and as ordered. 4 of us all had different orders and all were wonderful with the omelettes being...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Bannatyne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would rate this as one of the best restaurants for breakfast or lunch! Food is very, very good! And I cannot say enough about the service, the absolute best anywhere!! Friendly, polite, just great folks! They always offer fantastic specials each day! Wonderful, wonderful...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank alexcI8573OW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this little place literally while pulling into this plaza to check my directions on the way to the Art Fest downtown Venice. Decided to have a bite to eat before shopping. Our party of 3 was seated immediately, and our waitress was attentive...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank KimRochester
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited the Venice restaurant the other day with another couple. We're regular diners here and know that we'll always enjoy a great meal and be welcomed by the owners/staff. My wife & I had breakfast and the eggs were cooked exactly how we asked them...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Gerry C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love the eggs Florentine (Benedict)!!! Great live music on Sundays. Friendly service! Lunch is great too chicken and tuna salad are very good.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank KimOkeson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently visited this restaurant twice while on vacation. I enjoyed many of the breakfast items including the waffles, eggs Benedict and pancakes. The coffee was nice and not the run of the mill poor quality diner stuff. The menu was vast and I unfortunately...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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