Three Great Restaurants for an Early Start to New Year’s Eve in Sarasota, Bradenton and, Cortez FL
Three of the best restaurants in our area are offering some wonderful specials for New Year’s Eve. We spoke with the folks at Clayton’s Siesta Grille and Primo Ristorante in Sarasota, and the Swordfish Grill and Tiki in Cortez. Here is the information for their celebrations!
Primo Ristorante- Opening at 4pm. Their regular menu will be available along with the following “Specials”:
* All Served with Primo Salad & Homemade Bread *
Prime Rib Gorgonzola- $24. Grilled 12 oz. tender Prime Rib sizzled on the grill topped with creamy gorgonzola cheese served with roasted potatoes.
Ossobuco Cremolato- $25. Classic pork shank braised with veggies, plum tomatoes, garlic and rosemary served with roasted potatoes.
Lamb Chops- $28. Baked in our wood burning oven with garlic and rosemary, served over risotto.
Spaghetti Di Grano- $18. Wheat spaghetti tossed with bay scallops, red roasted pepper broccoli in a creamy alfredo sauce.
Sea Bass- $29. Pan seared and topped with orange butter sauce and asparagus served over angel hair pasta.
Pollo Ripieno- $23. Tender chicken breast stuffed with fresh mushrooms, Italian sausage and almonds, served over Fettuccini Alfredo.
*All Specials are not valid with any discounts or promotions*
8076 N. Tamiami Trail. Sarasota, FL 34243
Reservations: 941 359-3690
Swordfish Grill & Tiki- Open at 11am for lunch. NYE Dinner starts at 4pm. Music with “Natural Vibes” playing 6-9pm. Champagne Toast at 10pm. Regular menu will be available along with the following “Specials”:
Appetizers: Medium Stone Crab Claws – $26, Large Stone Crab Claws – $31, Baked Stone Crab & Spinach Dip – $15
12 oz.Slow-Roasted Prime Rib -$18
Snow Crab Legs -$26
Stone Crab Claws – Medium $39, Large $45
Prime Rib & Snow Crab Combo -$39. 12 oz. prime rib & 2 clusters
Prime Rib & Stone Crab Combo -$39. 12 oz. prime rib & 1/2 lb. stone crab claws
All stone crab claws served hot or cold, with melted butter or msutard sauce.
All of the above are served with redskin mashed potatoes and vegetable of the day.
4628 119th St W. Cortez, FL 34215
Clayton’s Siesta Grille- Serving dinner from 3-9pm. As per Clayton- Decorations, noise makers, & free champagne toast for those surviving ’til midnight. Party ‘til the cows come home! Their regular menu will be available along with the following “Specials”:
Twin Lobster Tails- $42. Herb roasted new potatoes, baby carrots, haricot vert drawn butter
Surf and Turf, Filet and Jumbo Shrimp- $36. Grilled 6oz filet, 2 jumbo shrimp, truffled rice pilaf, roasted vegetables, bearnaise
12oz Bone-In Veal Chop Milanese- $38. Lightly breaded and pan fried, served with Fettuccine Alfredo
Pork Shank Osso Bucco- $28. Slow braised, toasted orzo, baby carrots, pan sauce
1256 Old Stickney Point Rd., Sarasota, FL 34242
Photo from Deposit Photos and the restaurants’ FB pages.