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Gator Tail in Sarasota?

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Can anyone recommend a good spot in Sarasota (or thereabouts) to try gator tail, wild hog, or anything else more adventurous than beef, chicken, pork, etc?

Many thanks...

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  1. I’ve not been there but I’ve been told about a place in Bradenton called the Linger Lodge that serves some form of alligator. I’m planning to go there for lunch one of these days. As per their website:

    Named by Forbes.com as one of the "Most Unusual Restaurants in the World"
    * Al Roker named us one of the "Top 5 Weirdest Restaurants in America" and we're proud of it.
    * Preserved native Florida animals adorn every inch of the restaurant.
    * We specialize in Old Florida favorites such as:
    o Fresh alligator bites
    o Frog legs
    o Fried Green Tomatoes
    o BBQ
    o Seafood

    http://www.lingerlodgeresort.com/

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    1. re: Longboat

      Thanks, Longboat. Will check it out.