Cafe Gabbiano





Just a short walk from the beautiful beaches of Sarasota, Café Gabbiano brings Italy to Siesta Key. Its serene, casual ambiance imitates that of the paradise surrounding it. With plenty of space and an inviting atmosphere, Café Gabbiano offers the perfect setting for your big day. Collections of wine grace the walls of the charming café, serving as authentic décor. In the outdoor patio, wooden lattice framing the ceiling and light bulbs strung across the space complete the rustic look. Your celebration will be enhanced by the delicious and unique dining experience offered by Café Gabbiano’s chefs. With world-class selections of wine and dishes inspired by seasonal treasures, the restaurant will win over your guests!

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Winery/Vineyard, Event Center, Beach, Vintage/Rustic, Outdoor


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 80 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 80 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 150 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $500 ceremony and reception and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours may be available for a fee. Please inquire with venue wedding coordinator for more details.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Cafe Gabbiano is estimated at between $824 and $13,266 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Day-of coordinator
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Beer and wine only
Venue must approve all decorations
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight
No rice, birdseed, confetti, glitter etc.