Creative seafood dining, lounge, market

Blending Sarasota’s vibrant cultural lifestyle with an ambiance reflective of sand and sky. The best of what Sarasota offers–creativity and energy, merged with natural features and artistic diversity.

Who is Jack Dusty?

The name harkens back to nautical lore and was 18th century term for the naval store clerk. Today, Jack Dusty is a symbol of camaraderie and community; gathering together for food and drink.

Indulge in Food-Forward Dishes

Including Blackened Grouper Etoufee with red beans & rice and braised greens or Sarasota Cioppino, gulf shrimp, bay scallops, clams, mussels and grouper in an orange peel and tomato broth.

Crafted Cocktails & Microbrews

Emphasis on craft microbrews, a broad selection of rums and spirits and an array of specialty Sarasota-inspired cocktails made with farm fresh ingredients.

Mixologists merge with Culinarians

Cocktails include Sippers (cocktails to be sipped and savored), Gulpers (long, refreshing and swiggable beverages) and Sandy Bottoms (big punches for sharing).

Style, substance, but not stuffy

Linger over cocktails and bites in the lounge or bar accented by wood-paneled millwork, comfy leather seating, a rustic stone raw bar and warm and inviting wine library.

Reservations at Jack Dusty


Reserve a table online or by phone at (941) 309-2266

Call to Make a Dining Reservation : (941) 309-2266

Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport (SRQ)


Total Est. Distance: 4 miles

  1. Depart Sarasota Airport by turning right onto University Parkway. Immediately get into the left
    hand lane.
  2. Turn left at the first light, US 41 (Tamiami Trail).
  3. Continue on US 41 (Tamiami Trail) for approximately four miles. The entrance to The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota will be on your right hand side, just after the intersection of Fruitville Road and US 41
    (Tamiami Trail).

Website: www.srq-airport.com

Tampa International Airport (TPA)


Total Est. Distance: 65 miles

  1. Depart Tampa Airport, follow signs to I-275 South (St. Petersburg).
  2. Continue over the Howard Frankland Bridge, through St. Petersburg to the Skyway Bridge ($1 toll).
  3. Continue over the Skyway Bridge and I-275 will merge with I-75.
  4. Take I-75 South towards Naples.
  5. From I-75, take Exit 210, Fruitville Road West (right turn onto Fruitville).
  6. Follow Fruitville Road approximately eight miles to US 41 (Tamiami Trail).
  7. Turn left on US 41 (Tamiami Trail) and immediately get into the right hand lane.
  8. After 500 feet, turn right into the paved brick entrance of The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota.

Website: www.tampaairport.com

Directions from points north

  1. From I-75, take Exit 210, Fruitville Road West (right turn onto Fruitville).
  2. Follow Fruitville Road approximately eight miles to US 41 (Tamiami Trail). 
  3. Turn left on US 41 (Tamiami Trail) and immediately get into the right hand lane.
  4. After 500 feet, turn right into the paved brick entrance of The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota

Directions from points south

  1. From I-75, take Exit 210, Fruitville Road West (left turn onto Fruitville).
  2. Follow Fruitville Road approximately eight miles to US 41 (Tamiami Trail).
  3. Turn left on US 41 (Tamiami Trail) and immediately get into the right hand lane.
  4. After 500 feet, turn right into the paved brick entrance of The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota.

From The Ritz-Carlton Hotel to The Ritz-Carlton Members Golf Club, Sarasota

  1. Begin by heading north on U.S. 41 (a.k.a. Tamiami Trail) for approximately .02 miles to FRUITVILLE RD.
  2. Turn RIGHT on FRUITVILLE ROAD and continue east to INTERSTATE 75.
  3. Merge RIGHT onto I-75 NORTH (TOWARDS TAMPA) to UNIVERSITY PARKWAY (exit 213).
  4. Take UNIVERSITY PKWY east to LORRAINE ROAD (5th traffic light).
  5. Turn left on LORRAINE RD and head NORTH 1.9 miles to 70th TERRACE EAST
  6. Turn RIGHT onto 70th TERRACE EAST, The Ritz-Carlton Members Golf Club (15150 70th Terrace East Bradenton, FL 34202).

If you go past the entrance, you will reach the 2nd traffic light on Lorraine Road. Please make a U-turn and take the first left into The Ritz-Carlton Members Golf

From The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota to The Ritz-Carlton Members Beach Club

  1. Please exit The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota via the North Driveway.
  2. Turn Right onto John Ringling Boulevard/SR-789.
  3. Continue on John Ringling Boulevard/SR-789 for 2.1 miles.
  4. Continue through St-Armands’ Circle in the RIGHT lane and bear right onto Ben Franklin Drive, going West.
  5. Continue on Ben Franklin Drive for approximately one mile.
  6. The Ritz-Carlton Members Beach Club will be on your RIGHT,
    immediately before a sharp turn in the road.

Parking

Complimentary Valet parking is available at entrance to The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota with direct access to Jack Dusty.