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Original Word of Mouth

6604 Gateway Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231-5806
+1 941-925-2400
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (17 reviews)
“home fries” (18 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (21 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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6604 Gateway Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231-5806
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a quaint little local place for breakfast or brunch! The service was quick and competent. Food arrived hot and timely. Mostly locals eating here. Prices were good for the amount of food provided. Be sure to check the Yummy daily specials written on a...More

Thank vsh54
Reviewed 23 June 2018

A friendly place. Food is very good and the service was outstanding. I always eat here when I am in Sarasota.

Thank donnapdr
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Our family of 5 ate here on a recent trip to FL. There was something on the menu for everyone - even our gluten-sensitive daughter - and everything we ordered was great. We were very tempted by the huge, luscious-looking cinnamon roll but were too...More

Thank CDragon3502
Reviewed 19 June 2018

A neighborly breakfast place with the usual selections. The latte was luke warm and tasted more like a watered down coffee. The scone was drenched in so much icing my teeth hurt! Don't expect to get healthy here, but do expect to feel like you're...More

Thank Lydia G
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Wanted the Eggs Benedict....it was excellent!!!....made me want to order another...food was nicely prepared and presented..service was very good...they have a very nice selection on their menu....will be back to try other items...though I am very partial to Eggs Benedict!....try this place....you won't be disappointed....they...More

Thank JoeTamT
Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is a great place to visit for a traditional American breakfast. They do waffles, eggs, and all the other stuff you would expect. I finally tried the eggs Benedict and am sorry to say the sauce lacked the kick I am used to tasting....More

Thank Vana P
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

First time at this restaurant and I hope to return again when I'm in area. Very extensive breakfast and lunch menu. Both my partner and I ordered eggs Benedict that were prepared to our specifications. Instead of the usual slice of Canadian bacon, these had...More

Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Four of us went for the first time. The interior is spacious and comfortable. Within minutes we were seated with coffee. The menu is extensive and the food was delicious. This is my new favorite breakfast spot!

Thank Theodore K
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Just happened to come across this place on way back to airport from a week in Siesta Key and so glad we did. Quickly seated and service on the button. Took four mixed breakfasts but I had two poached eggs on toast with bacon and...More

Thank JBG1
Reviewed 14 April 2018

We come here for breakfast all of the time. Good pancakes, eggs, bacon, all of the standard fare. Also has some nice benedicts, a salmon and lox bagel, skillets, etc. if you are looking for a great breakfast you won't go wrong here.

Thank D L
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6604 Gateway Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231-5806 (Formerly Word of Mouth)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-925-2400
  • E-mail
Word of Mouth diners are know to come for Word of Mouth's breakfast alone, which features several varieties of pancakes, blintzes, crepes and the awe-inspiring Three Amigos Breakfast Burrito. The lunch menu serves a variety of yummy soups, sandwiches and salads. Open for breakfast and lunch.
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