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Mad Hatter Restaurant

6467 Sanibel Captiva Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-2015
+1 239-472-0033
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
6467 Sanibel Captiva Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-2015
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The place you go for a special occasion, a stunning sunset or to be pampered by a professional staff and talented kitchen. We were there for the sunset on the 11th and this special restaurant did not disappoint. Wine for the wife and iced tea...More

Thank S V
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Four had dinner at this tasty food restaurant. Recommend the Shrimp & grits as well as the Grouper. We shared Duke’s Cheesecake and the Creme Brûlée. Service was great.

Thank tonytD9568SZ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Of course another mouth watering meal! The ambiance, the staff, the location, 5 Stars across the board! Will never ever be disappointed.

Thank GSidler33957
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this restaurant, the food is fantastic and the atmosphere is special. Great for a special occasion.

Thank Diane C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made reservations on the suggestion of several couples we met . The restaurant is very well decorated but a little small and tables are close together . Some people like this , I like a little more room were I don’t feel like everyone...More

1  Thank alwaysonthemoveee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were told that this restaurant was expensive and not worth the price... I beg to differ.. We found the food, service and charm to be perfect for our island stay on Sanibel. The local fish we ordered was excellent and prepared on the level...More

Thank Islandwantabe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great restaurant! Unfortunately we weren't able to get a table early enough to see the sunset, but the meal, service and ambiance couldn't be faulted. There were 8 in our party, celebrating a birthday and we all thoroughly enjoyed our meals. The waiter...More

Thank Louise O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We heard of this place from a very helpful local and we were not disappointed. We walked in and were greeted by a gracious host who gave us a table even though we didn’t have reservations. The meal started with fresh baked bread and olive...More

Thank Chiqui V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have gone to the Mad Hatter on a few occasions over the years.. Food was excellent, service professional, but the noise..... Granted, the restaurant is small, the tables tightly packed, and a hard surfaced low ceiling. If you go during popular days and times,...More

1  Thank 6RobertR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here is fresh and flavorful, presented elegantly. At sunset, the shades are raised, making the view of the beach incomparable. The service is attentive and personable. Make the Mad Hatter a must!

Thank Jan O
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21 February 2017|
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Response from madhatterrestaurant | Property representative |
Hi Susan. Thank you for your inquiry. We do not use any outside companies to book our tables for us. The Mad Hatter is a small restaurant and we like to work directly with our guests for all bookings. If you call early in... More
2 January 2017|
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Response from madhatterrestaurant | Property representative |
Hi there. Our dining room is one room with a view of the sunset. We do not have a separate dining space other than this one. Some guests choose to do a luncheon or a "buyout" for dinner so they can have the place to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$45
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6467 Sanibel Captiva Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-2015
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-0033
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