Sara Ventiera

Sara Ventiera
Photo Credit: Gilcelia Dos Santos

  • Freelance travel writer specializing in food, dining, and beverages.
  • Contributed to the Village Voice,, New York Daily News, New Times Broward-Palm Beach, among others.


Sara Ventiera is a former writer for The Spruce Eats. As a freelance writer, she focuses on travel, dining, food, and drink. This includes many restaurant and bar reviews, sharing with readers how to find the best food and drink throughout the United States. The Village Voice, BBC Travel,, New York Daily News, New Times Broward-Palm Beach,, and Market Watch are among the various outlets she has written for over the years.


Ventiera studied communication and media at Florida Atlantic University, receiving a Bachelor of Communications degree. In 2008, she received a Sommelier Certificate from the United States Sommelier Association.

About The Spruce

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