6547 Gateway Ave.     (941) 922-9604 


Welcome to Rico’s Pizzeria! A popular Gulf Gate Italian Pizzeria serving authentic New York style pizza and classic Italian dishes since 1998. Our philosophy is good food, value for money and good times, for the whole family.

We offer online ordering, free delivery as well a superb catering menu.

At Rico’s Pizzeria in Gulf Gate, Sarasota we are committed to giving the best to our customers. That is why we always look for the highest quality and freshest ingredients to use in our recipes. Our pizza toppings are all fresh, made from scratch and seasoned to order and our chicken wings are to die for.


Open Daily from 11am to 10pm.


The reason Rico’s Pizzeria is as popular as ever is we offer a wide range of delicious home style Italian food, from our home made pastas, to our many traditional Italian dishes including Calzones and don’t forget about our famous New York style pizzas, "the only real pizzas south of Jersey," which started it all.


In Italy, family and friends getting together around the dinner table eating a satisfying home cooked style meal is an important part of every day. It’s a place where family and friends can all come together, share a good conversation, funny stories and experiences, in a relaxed friendly environment.


At Rico’s Pizzeria our aim is to bring to you a warm, inviting, friendly environment for the whole family to enjoy and to share with us our passion for good food and good times.


One of our many online testimonials: "What can I say? Rico's is real "homemade Jersey" pizza (you can actually fold it and the slices are quite sizeable) and you get your choice of toppings, etc. Spices, and crust consistency are top-notch."


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