Where do the Local’s Eat? Gecko’s of course!
Gecko’s Grill & Pub
5585 Palmer Crossing Circle, Sarasota, (941) 923-6061, geckosgrill.com
A Sarasota institution, Gecko’s has a Palmer Ranch outpost that is a great spot for lunch or dinner or to catch a game. The blue cheese chips are a justly famous way to start a hang session, and the burgers, sandwiches and salads are perennial hits.