Private Dining

The Bijou Cafe has two rooms available for private parties and our dedicated private dining team is on hand to assist in carefully planning your event.

No matter the occasion of your party, be it an intimate luncheon for twelve, a unique social gathering for fifty or a celebration at a venue of your choosing, we offer a number of settings for your private event. Everything from menu selection to wine pairings, flower arrangements, audio visual needs, wifi connections, to parting gifts, can be custom designed for a memorable occasion.

Reservations for the Bijou Cafe private dining rooms, and private events can be made up to one year in advance. To discuss availability and pricing, please contact our private dining team at 941 366-8111 or submit an online request below.

Amenities include:

  • World class cuisine
  • Unparalleled service
  • Award winning wine list
  • Inviting Atmosphere
  • Complimentary valet service

The charming intimacy of this epicurean gem is available for :

  • Anniversary parties
  • Business meetings
  • Family gatherings
  • Rehearsal dinners
  • Medical seminars
  • Wine dinners

Bijou Cafe is a member of Weddings of Sarasota. The members include the area’s finest wedding and event professionals who meet regularly to educate and inform themselves. Good planning is the key to a successful event. We'll discuss everything that you have in mind, and answer your questions. You'll be able to relax, and let us do what we all love to do... create wonderful weddings, rehearsal dinners and other special celebrations, making your dreams come true!

The Bijou Café is available for large groups, special events, and private functions for any occasion. In addition to our standard menu selections we can create custom menus to suit individual needs.

Please contact Josh Schoen our event director at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 941.366.8111

We can accommodate private dining for up to 40ppl, as well as buyout functions for 150+. Large seated parties of 12 can easily be accommodated in our main dining rooms, as well as cocktail/hors d’oeuvres parties in either main dining or private areas for almost any size group.

Private Dining Request

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Dinner hours
TUE-SAT from 5-9PM

Closed Sunday & Monday


Bijou Cafe
1287 First Street
Sarasota, FL 34236


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