Your gathering place.
A destination for gathering with friends, seeing great live music, a place to buy a hot new book or a great glass or bottle of wine, a spot where you can relax. With tasty handcrafted coffees, including lattes, cappuccinos, teas, wines, craft beers (on tap or by the bottle), great local kombuchas, and light bites that you can enjoy on-site or take with you, The Reserve(TM) allows you to savor the best of life in a casual, unique atmosphere, steeped in Sarasota history. And best yet, we offer almost 5,000 square feet of historically significant venue space for your meetings and events. Our accolades include: “Best of Sarasota” (2017); “Best Open Mic Night” (2019), and “Best Bed & Breakfast” from the Sarasota Herald-Tribune Readers’ Poll (2019).
Coffee & Books
Relax & read.
Come and sample a great assortment of handcrafted coffees, teas and local kombuchas in our historically significant Ringling buildings while you browse our new and used books for sale.
Light Bites Cafe.
Nibble & nosh.
Enjoy your drink in our small café, where we have light bites (quiches, muffins, bagels, pastries, meat and cheese platters, and more) to complement your morning, afternoon or evening beverages.
Craft Beers, Wines & Wine Shop
Sample, taste & take home.
Cozy up to our craft beer bar or sample a new wine in our courtyard. With monthly tastings of small batch, boutique wines, you’re sure to find your new favorite. We also offer packaged beers & wines to go.
Live Music & Events.
Relax & enjoy.
Hear some of the best local talent around at our Friday Open Mic night. On Saturdays, come enjoy great talent (jazz, world music, Motown-style, pop, acoustic and more) in our open-air courtyard under quaint Edison bulb lighting.
Guest Room Accommodations.
Celebrate & stay.
Hold an unforgettable event and utilize part of this historically significant space or all of it. Make memories directly across from the Bay, very close to the Beaches, St. Armand’s Circle, and downtown Sarasota. Our guest room accommodations can be your home away from home.