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It's Time to Vote for The Best of Sarasota/Manatee 2023!

Share your picks for best food & drink, shopping, services and more—the winners will be featured in the readers' poll in our May/June 2023 issue, and online.

Presented by Sarasota Magazine February 8, 2023

Voting closes at 11:59pm on Sunday, February 26, 2023.


This ballot is meant to highlight locally owned and operated businesses and their services, as voted by the readers of Sarasota Magazine.


  1. The first vote you enter will ask you to register with your name and email address.

This will allow you to enter back in to the ballot later, via the link that is sent to your email address. You can come back and enter votes for skipped categories or you can change one of your entries until voting ends on 2/26/23.

  1. Enter your nomination in the corresponding write-in field and select 'VOTE'

*If you see a green circle with a check mark, that means your vote has been entered for that category.*

  1. Repeat Step 2 for any/all categories you wish to vote in. Once you've entered your nomination and selected 'VOTE' on the final category you wish to vote in, you can exit the ballot.

Vote in as many or as few sections or categories as you feel confident. Please note: In order for your ballot to be counted, you must fill out AT LEAST 20 CATEGORIES. To skip a section, please scroll to the bottom of the page and select the title of the next category. To skip a category, please leave the entry blank. Voting ends at Midnight on February 26, 2023

Thank you for supporting local business!