Savor Sarasota: Melange

1568 Main St
Sarasota, FL 34236
Melange Sarasota - Melange is an award-winning restaurant nestled in the heart of Downtown Sarasota. With a relaxed atmosphere, eclectic menu, and unique craft cocktails, we have been a local favorite for over a decade.
Melange Sarasota - Melange is an award-winning restaurant nestled in the heart of Downtown Sarasota. With a relaxed atmosphere, eclectic menu, and unique craft cocktails, we have been a local favorite for over a decade.
Rabbit Tacos - Our Rabbit Tacos were named "Best Global Tacos" in Sarasota, and are an adventure in flavorful dining!
Rabbit Tacos - Our Rabbit Tacos were named "Best Global Tacos" in Sarasota, and are an adventure in flavorful dining!
Restaurant Front - We offer indoor an outdoor dining option along Main Street in downtown Sarasota, giving you the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful weather and sites. Our inside dining will have you surrounded with pieces from local artists and a relaxed atmosphere.
Restaurant Front - We offer indoor an outdoor dining option along Main Street in downtown Sarasota, giving you the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful weather and sites. Our inside dining will have you surrounded with pieces from local artists and a relaxed atmosphere.
Duck Brie Crepes - Duck Brie Crepes - shredded duck, brie, currants, almonds, brandy cream sauce
Duck Brie Crepes - Duck Brie Crepes - shredded duck, brie, currants, almonds, brandy cream sauce
Crafted Dinner Series - An example of one of the dishes in our Crafted Dinner Series -food and cocktail paired dinners.
Crafted Dinner Series - An example of one of the dishes in our Crafted Dinner Series -food and cocktail paired dinners.

Modern American restaurant in downtown Sarasota.  Established in 2007, Melange believes that the exploration of food, art, and drink are essential to a fulfilled life.  Chef Lan’s goal is to share some unique and satisfying flavor and texture combinations for you to explore, as well as some well-executed classics.  

2 Course Prix Fixe Lunch:
Course 1: (Choice of)
Ginger Crab Soup – lightly creamy crab & sherry broth with ginger & blue crab
House Salad – berries, cucumber, baby arugula with white balsamic vinaigrette
Rangoons - fried wontons filled with krab & cream cheese, guava habanero dip
Duck Springrolls - apricot & Chinese 5 spice sauce

Course 2: (Choice of)
Spicy Tuna Tartare – cucumber, avocado, ahi tuna, wonton crisps
Cheeseburger – smoked mozzarella, beer-braised onions, spicy mustard aioli
Smoked Salmon Croissant – house smoked salmon, fish spread, avocado, heirloom tomatoes
BLT – home made bacon, arugula, marinated tomatoes on fresh multigrain focaccia (available vegan)

3 Course Prix Fixe Dinner:
Course 1: (Choice of)
Ginger Crab Soup - dry sack sherry flan, blue crab, ginger caviar, hazelnut crumpet
Spring Vegetable Salad – sesame roasted asparagus, fennel & leeks, arugula, quinoa, gorgonzola dressing, toasted cashews
Rangoons - fried wontons filled with krab& cream cheese, guava habanero dip
Duck Springrolls - apricot & Chinese 5 spice sauce

Course 2: (Choice of)
Beef Short Ribs - sake hoisin sauce, potato fennel puree, fried spinach, sesame seeds
Snapper – rhubarb beurre blanc, root vegetable terrine, asparagus
Duck Brie Crepes - shredded duck, brie, currants, almonds, brandy cream sauce
Mushroom Strudel – creamy wild mushrooms & artichoke baked in phyllo crust, roasted tomato puree

Course 3: (Choice of)
Vanilla Lavender Creme Brulee - orange liqueur soaked berries, wonton crisp
Bread Pudding - milk chocolate & walnuts, butterscotch creme anglaise 
Flourless Chocolate Cake - amaretto mousse, strawberries, smoky chocolate ice cream

  • General Information
    • Days Open
      • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • Meals Served
    • Dinner
  • Restaurants Facility Details
    • Gluten Free Options
    • Number of Seats
    • Vegan Options