When it comes to Chinese food, you cannot forget orange chicken to devour your taste buds with its juicy, marinated sauce. So if you’re a fan of orange chicken, congratulations! It’s because you can find this delicious dish throughout Sarasota. 

However, not all orange chickens are created alike. Some gems serve up heavenly versions of this dish. So we are here with a guide to help you get the most mouthwatering orange chicken in Sarasota. After going through this guide, you know where to head when orange chicken cravings hit you hard.

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Taste of Asia Restaurant
Restaurant $$
4413 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota FL, 34231
There are so many delicious dishes to choose from at Taste of Asia, but if you're craving orange chicken, this is the place to go.
The restaurant's signature dish is their homemade orange chicken, which features a crispy exterior and tender meat. It comes with a sweet and sour sauce of fresh oranges, honey, rice, vinegar, and soy sauce. You can also get it without the sauce if you prefer. Their decent dining room will give you a perfect restaurant feel.
Tsunami Sushi
4.5  5 Rating (1)
100 Central Ave, Sarasota FL, 34236
This authentic Japanese restaurant serves sushi, hot chickens, creative cocktails, and other Asian fusion dishes in a stylish space. The restaurant's specialty is its orange chicken with a light-roasted exterior and juicy meat.
From soup to dessert, everything on the menu is top-notch. For a wholesome dining experience, we recommend trying lava stone steaks on their menu with your favorite orange chicken.
4265 Tamiami Trl, Port Charlotte FL, 33980
Tasty Wok, a local Chinese and Thai restaurant in Sarasota, serves up the yummiest orange chicken. Along with praising the taste lords, they are also light on your wallet. They use a simple orange chicken recipe, but you'll be glad you tried it. It is a must-visit for Chinese and Thai food admirers.
4.9  5 Rating (7)
10670 Boardwalk Loop, Lakewood Ranch FL, 34202
Grove is the water-front destination to go for delicious, real Chinese food in Sarasota. The fried rice is one of the finest in town, and their orange chicken is incredibly delicious.
They also organize entertaining events like comedy shows and live music every weekend. You can also ask them for off-site catering services.
Sarasota-Manatee Originals
Restaurant $
1215 S Tamiami Trail, Sarasota FL, 34239
The orange chicken at Sarasota-Manatee is a standout among its competition. Make no mistake - it's not just good but enormously delicious. The sauce is super-spicy and flavorful, and the chicken is tender and juicy. It comes with a side of steamed rice that is perfect for soaking up all that extra sauce.
You can't go wrong with any of their other dishes — they have a fantastic selection of soups, salads, and stir-fries.