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Crab & Fin

420 Saint Armands Cir, Sarasota, FL 34236-1409
+1 941-388-3964
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“crab” (144 reviews)
“seafood” (210 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
420 Saint Armands Cir, Sarasota, FL 34236-1409
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Reviewed yesterday

the atmosphere is terrific, the meal accompaniments are unbelievable, the servers are prompt and polite. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone. early bird is best deal in all of florida

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Warren W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a special occasion place. It is beautiful. A high end, quality meal. If you like seafood you are going to love the place. Indoor seating, but the windows open right up to the street so it is like being outdoors. Can not say...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Minkster56
Reviewed 4 days ago

This restaurant serves fresh seafood but is a bit expensive. Service is good and this is a nice choice for lunch My wife chose a chowder and a house salad. The chowder was good but the house salad was average and the taste was overpowered...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank gillesl893
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wonderful birthday dinner,excellent restaurant!!5 stars ⭐️ the place is very nice and comfortable,good service and the food was superb,every dish was tasty,fresh and with great presentation,we really enjoyed it and we will be back,I definitely recommend this restaurant,definitely one of the best in Sarasota

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ludyc2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ducked in here for an early dinner with friends. The food was a delicious surprise and we had a great server. Fresh oysters were accompanied by some Chardonnay which the waiter suggested and even let us try before buying. Great pairing. The oysters were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sleeves53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent service. The food (fish) is wonderful. So are the drinks. The atmosphere divine! Rather pricey.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Briggie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I really should have heeded the negative reviews. I imagine with all the positive reviews, most people Overlook the few negatives that exist on this restaurant. This was one of the worst meals I've ever had. It's High season for stone crab claws yet they...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank 146bradf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff friendly, professional and the food made the experience even better. My Atlantic swordfish with mashed sweet potatoes, brussel sprouts and bacon was killer!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jaysent
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed a wonderful dinner at Crab & Fin. Decided to sit on the outside patio to enjoy the beautiful weather and piano music. Food was really great - especially enjoyed the Shrimp Bisque. Also had some really tasty crab along with a filet. Service was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Fondy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment you walk in you are greeted with professionalism. We had a window table and it was very romantic. Tried a variety of seafood plates and all of it was beyond our expectations. Would definitely return and I highly recommend it to all....More

Date of visit: September 2018
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30 May 2017|
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Response from wgj139 | Reviewed this property |
I go for the great food, not for a happy hour that you can get in any bar. I will say if your going for drinks and appetizers, you can't go wrong.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 Saint Armands Cir, Sarasota, FL 34236-1409
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-388-3964
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Located on St. Armands Circle in Sarasota Florida.
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