SRQ MEDIA's Mission—Live Local. Love Local.

When we come together as a community, there is nothing we cannot achieve in the face of adversity. During these uncertain times, we look for ways to celebrate, support and share the love with local businesses who have each contributed to creating this special place that we call home. Together with the SRQ MEDIA Gives Back Foundation, our team at SRQ Media is launching the SRQLOVELOCAL initiative to encourage our readers to support our hometown spirit in small but important ways.


We'll be collecting menus and updates from local restaurants who are staying open and providing take-out, curbside service or delivery and posting them to this page. If you know a restaurant that is staying open to serve the community, let us know about them so we can add them to our page. In coming weeks, we will also be adding ways to engage with local performing arts organizations who are providing online and virtual opportunities to engage.


Send us photos of you staying calm and localing on at and we'll post them to our social media and to a new "Stay Calm and Local On" online photo album which we'll share with the community in the tough days to come.


And sign up to receive the SRQ DAILY: Love Local e-newsletter to stay up to date on community happenings. Starting this coming week, we will also be capturing moments of incredible kindness and inspiration.


We are in this together.


"It's going to be hard but hard is not impossible."— Richard Cacuango Sandoval.


Send us your menu and pick up/delivery details at:




Marina Jack—To Go Menu Open from 11am to 8pm
Click to VIew Menu

Marina Jack Menu

Tableseide Restaurant Group—Libby's Sarasota and Libby's Lakewood Ranch, Open for Take-Out and Free Delivery
Click for Website
—Temporarily Closed, Lemon Tree Café and Circo  

Libbys Menu

Grove Lakewood Ranch at Main Street—Take-Out Family Meals and Platters
Click for website.

Grove Menu

Pier 22 Restaurant, Downtown Bradenton — Open fo Family Meal Take-Out
Click here for the website.

Pier 22

Duval's Fresh.Local.Seafood—Open for Take-Out
Click here for online ordering.

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Gecko's Grill and Pub — Curbside and Delivery Exclusively through Bite Squad
Click Here to Order Online. Dockside Waterfront Grill and the Gecko's Grill & Pub on SR 70 are temporarily closed. 

Geckos To Go

Signatures Events and Catering — Family Meals Now Available, Pick Up or Free Delivery Within 15 miles
Click here to view the menu. Call 941-259-0606 or email to place an order Monday to Friday.

Signature Events Menu

Smacks Burgers & Shakes
Click to order online. Delivery through BiteSquad.

Smacks Menu

Artisans Cheese Company — Pickup from Thursday at 11am (estimated prep time 2 hours)
Click to order online.

Sun Garden Cafe— Take Out Menu
Call 941-346-7170 to order.

Sun Garden

Snook Haven, Venice Florida — Still Offering To Go
Click to view menu.

 Five-O-Donuts— Pick Up or Local Delivery at 2241 Ringling Blvd and 7119 S. Tamiami Trail
Click to view online menu.

Five Oh

Zildjian Catering - Fresh Food To Go

Delivery & Curbside Pick Up - Sample Menu Below

Zildjian To Go Menu

Bradenton Eats

Support local restaurants in Manatee County

Bradenton Eats

99 Bottles - Bagel Brunch Take Out

99 Bottles

Cafe Evergreen Chef Creations

Call  941-412-4334 or visit the Cafe Evergreen website

Cafe Evergreen

Michael's On East

Delivery & Curbside Pick Up. Online Ordering Available Here

Michael's On East

Grove Ladder Farm

Order ONLINE and pick up eggs, grass-finished beef and hertiage hog or a Blumenberry Farm Boxx

Grove Ladder Farm

Worden Farm

Sign up Online for Grab and Go Organic Vegetable Boxes

Worden Farm

Siam Gulf

Call (941) 312-4605 for Take Out

Siam Gulf 1

Siam Gulf 2

Motorworks Brewing

Preorder Craft Beer To-Go Online 

Motorworks Brewing

Amore Restaurant

Take-Out Menu and the entire wine list is 50% off.

Amore Restaurant

The Green Room Cafe and Bar at Florida Studio Theatre

Curbside Pick up and Delivery Available. MENU

FST Menu


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