Welcome to Joey D's Chicago Style Eatery, family owned and operated since 1994. We would like to take this opportunity to show you how, with a personal touch, we can provide the best service and highest quality Chicago cuisine to the City of Sarasota & Bradenton. Joey D's offers Sarasota & Bradenton fast, friendly and courteous service. We use only the best products and maintain a skilled staff to serve you. We have built our reputation on our commitment to providing quality service, which has earned us many valued customers.
Our Italian specialties are made to order with quality ingredients that meet our high standards. What's so special about our cuisine? I'm glad you asked! Our Chicago Style cuisine is a meal prepared and served the way it would be in Chicago. Chicago Style Pizza is either a thin crispy crust or a deep dish or "stuffed" style pizza. The amount of ingredients and cheese are considerably more than you find at any other pizzeria. Our wide variety of ingredients and Italian favorites offer everyone a great selection. Please take a moment to browse through our site to learn more about our company and how we can serve you in Sarasota. We look forward to hearing from you soon. Joey D's was established in October of 1994. The name had grown long before, Joseph was born in 1967 to the parents of Bob and Maria.
Bob was born and raised in the city of Chicago and Maria was born and raised in Naples, Italy then they both met in Chicago, Illinois. Joey D was born with a rare genetic disease called "Cockayne Syndrome". Joey D's life expectancy was 12 years of age, which was the average life expectancy for children with this disease.
Joey D outlived all skeptics, embracing life until September 13, 2000. Joey D lived to be 32 years old - the oldest case known from this crippling disease!
Joey D" will live on with all the support from our very loyal patrons. The restaurant continues in the family tradition with the help of Joey D's two brothers, Bobby, Tommy and close family friend Terry.