Sarasota’s dining scene offers the savvy palate a bevy of culinary delights. From creative cocktails to inspired handheld’s, a perfect seafood risotto to fish and chips on the dock, every taste, mood and whim is celebrated and catered to. Amongst the area’s inspired offerings, you’ll find diverse ethnic dishes, classic steakhouse staples and your favorite sweet indulgences. The shopping scene is equally diverse, boasting all of your favorite national brands, but nothing beats an afternoon spent wandering St. Armand’s Circle. This treasured locale is strewn with unique boutiques, stylish galleries and little-known finds. Make a day of it and savor a delicious meal in an open-air café as you relax and share in the day’s gossip.