Entries by Mattison team

Mattison’s Forty-One Reopens After Substantial Renovations

Sarasota Magazine November 8, 2021 After a series of renovations that took more than two years to complete, Mattison’s Forty-One recently reopened. The revamped space includes two terraces for outdoor dining, a new bar, an updated private event space and a remodeled dining room. In addition to the new look, the restaurant’s menu has been updated, and […]

A Walking Culinary Tour of Downtown Sarasota

What’s it Like to Take a Walking Food Tour? Food tours are a great way to see what a city’s culinary scene has to offer.   This is Troy. Troy knows a thing or two about the Sarasota restaurant scene. Troy is also very enthusiastic. In short, Troy has what it takes to be a […]

Mattison’s Forty-One Healthy Beef!

The Pork Belly Rice Bowl tells the story of Mattison’s commitment to serve all-natural, high-quality, healthy ingredients. Providing healthy menu options is something the owner and executive chef, Paul Mattison, looks for when sourcing from small family farms, local vendors, and sustainable suppliers. Chef Paul states, “I believe people want to eat healthy and know […]


Mattison’s City Grille – Part of the Past!

Downtown Sarasota is home to many iconic and historic businesses and buildings. Mattison’s City Grille is one such icon. Where Mattison’s City Grille sits today was part of the original Seaboard Air Line Railway, the first railway with tracks in Sarasota and an accompanying passenger station that brought thousands of sun-seekers to our area from […]

Mattison’s Riverwalk Grille River Roll

The River Roll pays homage to Chef Paul opening his latest Mattison’s on the beautiful Bradenton Riverwalk in December 2016. This popular sushi roll also highlights how Chef Paul has incorporated a variety of cuisines into his menus. Chef Paul has an Italian heritage and grew up cooking alongside his Italian grandmother, Esther. So, naturally […]


Mattison’s Catering Company Receives 2021 Wedding Wire Couples’ Choice Award!

Mattison’s Catering Company was announced as a winner of the 2021 WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards, an accolade representing the top wedding professionals across the board in quality, service, responsiveness, and professionalism reviewed by couples on WeddingWire, a leader in the $200 billion global wedding planning industry. Mattison’s Owner and Executive Chef, Paul Mattison states, “We […]