Eat and Drink

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Eat & Drink

Relaxed Waterfront Dining

Enjoy the flavors of the Gulf alongside beach breezes

Enjoy the freshest seasonal flavors Longboat Key has to offer at Zota Beach Resort’s vibrant dining experiences. Immerse yourself in “Floribbean” fare, a blend of Floridian, Caribbean, and Mediterranean influences at Viento Kitchen + Bar, our trendy eatery and wine bar. After a long day at the pool, pull up a chair at Cascades Pool Bar for sunny cocktails, beachy fare, and great conversation. For meals when you’d rather rest in your room, savor in-room dining featuring Viento’s flavorful menu.

February 29th, 6:00pm

Celebrate the Leap Year with a Winederlust Dinner

Join us in Viento Kitchen & Bar on leap day for an epicurean event created in collaboration with Jackson Family Wines. This multi-course prix-fixe dinner highlights varietals plucked from all over the globe and is the perfect way to make use of 2024’s extra day!

Tickets are $139.70 per person, which is inclusive of 7% sales tax and 20% gratuity

Holidays at Zota Beach Resort

Celebrate the holidays with us or join us for one of our resort events where our culinary offerings are always the highlight. View our upcoming Valentine’s Day menu, see what is in store for spring, and browse past events to help plan your next getaway.

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Viento Kitchen + Bar

When the sun and sand help you work up an appetite, pull up a seat at our chic restaurant and wine bar. Our innovative menu and extensive wine list are sure to end the day as impressively as it began.

Cascades Pool Bar

Sip and savor by the sea at our on-site pool bar. Here, there’s no need to miss a minute of sunshine — fuel up for the the day with a light lunch or quick bite without having to leave your lounger. Whether you prefer frozen or on the rocks, our poolside service aids in ultimate relaxation. If you’d rather chat, join us at the bar for a handcrafted cocktail and lunch among the breezes of the Gulf. The menu features a refreshing array of appetizers, salads, sandwiches, and desserts handcrafted with fresh local ingredients. Of course, Cascades also offers a wide array of beach-inspired drinks to keep things in vacation mode. Reach for a tropical classic like a Mai Tai or mix things up with a custom blended drink.

Food 12:00 pm- 6:00 pm
Drinks 11:00 am- Sunset
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In Room Dining

Our in-room dining offers a wide selection of culinary delights from Viento Kitchen + Bar for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. In-room dining options begin with an array of fresh fruits, steel-cut oatmeal, egg dishes, French toast, and other handcrafted breakfast classics. Lunch and dinner offerings include a range of choices with “Floribbean” flare from Viento’s.