With so much to do in the 941 area for the 4th of July you probably aren't even thinking about where to eat for America's traditional celebration of freedom. For those looking, we've compiled a list of the best places to eat for the 4th of July in Sarasota and you do not want to miss out! These Sarasota restaurants are ready to show patrons and visitors just how good American food and culture can be.

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Check out the best 4th of July restaurants in Sarasota if you want to celebrate Independence Day with a full stomach before seeing some fireworks. For more places to eat in Sarasota and things to do for July 4th in Sarasota, 941area is your go-to guide for all the best events in Sarasota.

GROVE
4.9  5 Rating (7)
10670 Boardwalk Loop, Lakewood Ranch FL, 34202
GROVE Restaurant, Patio and Ballroom is the newest offshoot of PIER 22, the award-winning waterfront destination headed by restaurateurs Hugh Miller and...
Mattison's City Grille | Downtown Sarasota
4.7  5 Rating (2)
1 N Lemon Ave, Sarasota FL, 34236
Chef Paul Mattison invites you to join him at Downtown Sarasota's award-winning Mattison's City Grille where you will come for the atmosphere and stay...
Michael's On East
5.0  5 Rating (4)
1212 East Ave. South Midtown Plaza, Sarasota FL, 34239
Michael's On East Celebrating 25 years of delicious memories! Outstanding service, exceptional food, there's only one Michael's On East. From the moment...
Libby's
5.0  5 Rating (2)
We are an award winning, family owned, neighborhood restaurant with an upbeat yet come as you are attitude. Our Modern American Cuisine focuses on fresh...
Walt's Fish Market, Restaurant and Tiki Bar
Bar & Restaurant $$
4144 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota FL, 34231
When he arrived in Sarasota for the winter with the performers and other roustabouts, he fell in love with the picturesque little fishing village, and...
Boca Sarasota
4.9  5 Rating (2)
19 South Lemon Ave., Sarasota FL, 34236
Now open! Boca Kitchen Bar & Market brings local farm-to-table cuisine to downtown Sarasota!
Evie's Tavern & Grill on Main St.
4.9  5 Rating (6)
1560 Main St, Sarasota FL, 34236
Anything but your standard sports bar. Evie’s Tavern & Grill is the hottest new addition to downtown Sarasota’s Main Street. Offering excellent homemade...
element steak. seafood. pasta.
Bar & Restaurant $
1413 Main Street, Sarasota FL, 34236
element is a special, one-of-a-kind dining experience in Sarasota, Florida. Our culinary team takes a modern interpretation of classic dishes and imbues...
Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar Sarasota Fl
4.6  5 Rating (6)
300 John Ringling Blvd, Sarasota FL, 34236
Ideal for lunch, dinner or Happy Hour, we feature a second-story dining room with sweeping sunset views. This is our only Island location where the restaurant...
Marina Jack
4.4  5 Rating (4)
2 Marina Plz, Sarasota FL, 34236
Unparalleled dining in a spectacular facility! Seafood spot with an outdoor raw bar patio, upstairs dining room, piano bar & expansive water views.
Made Restaurant
4.4  5 Rating (1)
1990 Main St Suite 112, Sarasota FL, 34236
Modern American Delicious Eats. At Made we will offer a unique and upscale take on American comfort food at an approachable price. We are committed to providing...
Indigenous
5.0  5 Rating (1)
239 S Links Ave, Sarasota FL, 34236
Seasonal American local cuisine located in Towles Court, downtown Sarasota.. Indigenous is the realization of chef/owner Steve Phelps' vision of a restaurant...