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Clayton's Siesta Grille

₱₱ - ₱₱₱American, , Seafood
1256 Old Stickney Point Rd, Siesta Key Beach, Sarasota, FL 34242-3409
+1 941-349-2800
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“grouper” (95 reviews)
“pizza” (86 reviews)
“diver scallops” (11 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
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LOCATION
1256 Old Stickney Point Rd, Siesta Key Beach, Sarasota, FL 34242-3409
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Clayton's Siesta Grille
1. Worlds Best Grouper Dinner
"I was in awe by how delicious the grouper was."
abm0727
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2. Best on the key
"Even their pizza is sooooooo good."
Sara Jo L
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3. Best in Siesta Key
"The diver scallops were excellent and cooked perfectly."
lmferrell35
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1 - 10 of 800 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The pizza was fantastic, fresh and thin. We loved it and would come back to eat it again. Service was very friendly.More

Thank Julia M
Clayton T, Owner at Clayton's Siesta Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Julia, We make our dough fresh every day! Glad you enjoyed our pizza and hope that you will venture into some of our other foodie items. Thank you for the very kind words about Claytons and our service. We look forward to serving you...More

Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed 27 July 2018

While showing friends from out of town around the key we decided to stop into Claytons to have a drink. We were seated and had the pleasure of meeting our server Jeanette. She was very knowledgeable and friendly and talked us into having a couple...More

Thank Coomdaddy3
Clayton T, Owner at Clayton's Siesta Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Hi Coomdaddy3, Thank you for recognizing Jeanette and for the very kind words about Clayton's. A 5 bubble lifts our spirits and lets us know we are meeting our mission of providing a great dining experience. We look forward to serving you again. Clayton

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We didn't have reservations but was able to get a table, thankfully. It's a little off the main road on Siesta Key - but a great find with outstanding service. The food was well prepared with good sized portions. We definitely will return.

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been to Clayton's several times and never had a bad meal. Service is always excellent. Last night I had the short rib dinner and my husband had the special which was a 16oz. bone in ribeye steak. Both dinners were great! The fish...More

Thank SammyHome
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had great food, served quickly, hot, and with a smile. Our servers were efficient and friendly, and it's obvious there's good management on site. Thanks, Clayton's!!

Thank dove4all
Clayton T, Owner at Clayton's Siesta Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

HI Dove4all, The staff gets very pumped up when we earn a 5 Bubble. Thank you for the very kind words about Clayton's and our staff. We look forward to serving you again. Clayton

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Good food. Good variety of choices to eat. Service was on point. Had a delicious Manhattan clam chowder.. which is rare to fine.More

Thank jojol21
Clayton T, Owner at Clayton's Siesta Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

HI JjoJo, Thank you for the very kind words about Claytons, our food and service. Always try something different at CSG. We make our deserts, sauces, pizza dough from scratch and buy or product from specialty houses and not the big box stores. We look...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Our 2nd time in 2 years. The kids loved their food (pasta and burger) and so did we (beef filet mignon and lobster creamy pasta). New chef came out to 'feel" the guests and waitress was pleasant. Service was quick and without mistakes and just...More

Thank valerie l
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Great food, menu and beers. Service by Matt was excellent! Nice atmosphere. Very enjoyable meal. Thanks!

1  Thank Jeff C
Clayton T, Owner at Clayton's Siesta Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hi Jeff, Thank you for the very kind words about Claytons an our breakfast manager Matt. We look forward to serving you again. Clayton

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped in with a group of friends for brunch. Food was excellent, as well as the service. Karen was our waitress. She was fantastic. We never waited for a drink as she was extremely attentive. We will definitely be back.

Thank jwheeler34
Clayton T, Owner at Clayton's Siesta Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hi JWheeler, So glad you had a great dining experience. We look forward to serving you again. Clayton

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

This was a second choice; what a great find! The variety of food was fantastic. The grouper BLT was incredibly well prepared and plentiful; the hamburger was exactly as we ordered. Even the salads were delicious! A very good choice of beers, although if you...More

Thank Surfr5
Clayton T, Owner at Clayton's Siesta Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hi Surfr5, Awesome review that lifts the spirits of our staff. Thank you for the very kind words about Claytons. We look forward to serving you again. Clayton

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Geri H
13 September 2018|
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Response from Clayton T | Property representative |
HI Geri, We have three areas that can accomodate a party of 20+-. We have the community tables which hold 18 and 14. The tables are side by side. We also have an area on the patio that will work subject to the time of year... More
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telade
15 March 2018|
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Response from Clayton T | Property representative |
My apologies for not getting back with you right away. We have been overwhelmed with business. We do have heaters for the patio but they are generally not needed when the vinly dropdowns are zipped up. We look forward to... More
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15 January 2018|
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We have Tv's at the bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1256 Old Stickney Point Rd, Siesta Key Beach, Sarasota, FL 34242-3409
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-349-2800
  • E-mail
Description
Clayton's Siesta Grille is known as the locals place on Siesta Key for dinner. Top 10 in 2016 /2017! We specialize in Seafood with other options like Duck, The worlds best braised beef shortrib, filet mignon, gourmet pizzas, fish taco's and a great burger. Our hours are Monday -Sunday from 4pm to 10pm and 10:30 on Fri and Sat. Our Exec Chef John Teitsch will accommodate your requests. Our success has allowed us the privilege to indulge in some of our dreams which extend beyond our doors. We have run fundraisering events for Practicing Good Decisions a reading mentor program with 1000+ kids, charity auction events for Imokolee, Haiti, Puerto Rico victims of Katrina, Charley and Irma. We have given to Kiwanis, MDA, First Tee, Wounded Warriors, Gulf Gate Church and many more. We are concerned with helping the environment and have reflected this in a serious oil, cardboard, glass and plastic recycling program. We have converted oil to bio diesel fuel and undertaken a compost program.
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