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Madfish Grill

4059 Cattlemen Rd, Sarasota, FL 34233-5002
+1 941-377-3474
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“seafood pie” (11 reviews)
“jasmine rice” (7 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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4059 Cattlemen Rd, Sarasota, FL 34233-5002
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very poor service matched with mediocre food so I can’t recommend it. Also sorely in need of redecoratingMore

Thank SrqMike
MadfishGrill, Manager at Madfish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are sorry to hear that you were not impressed! I remember bringing your lunch and noticed that you checked in on social media--thinking that is awesome! My personal apologies--it appeared you were busy on your phone and we know many people making business transactions...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mad fish grill has been a good place for many years good menu and good happy hour. Food very tasty and staff very friendly not to,pricy and great selection toon of items

Thank P7222KUjamesh
MadfishGrill, Owner at Madfish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. If we can ever make your experience better, let us know.

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Madfish is a great place! Great menu, wonderfully friendly staff. Great happy hour! Great neighborhood place, but way better than the usual neighborhood place.

Thank bimmerfun
MadfishGrill, Manager at Madfish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank-you for the feedback! It is always nice to hear from our guests. So glad that you have had such a good experience!

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We were celebrating two dinners and decided to try this place. Excellent choices for all ages in our group. The coconut encrusted fish was the absolute best! Matt offered us great service and the dessert options were over the top. Definitely recommend!!!!!

Thank Beachlovingmom0202
MadfishGrill, Manager at Madfish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

It was so nice to meet your family! We are glad you had a great first time experience and hope to see you all again soon. (Happy birthdays!!) Thank-you for the feedback.

Reviewed 24 June 2017

Went the other day for lunch a quiche was offered at special price $10.40, even though it was only 12:05 they were all out of that quiche but we have a replacement. Now bill comes and the quiche $13.90. I inquire and am told well...More

Thank Carole B
MadfishGrill, General Manager at Madfish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review! We are sorry that you were not made aware of the price of the shrimp quiche. We do have it listed as "market price" based on the ingredients involved to put it together as...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017

Good pace to meet for a business lunch. Relatively quiet, service is excellent and lunch served very well.

Thank Bill J
MadfishGrill, Manager at Madfish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Thanks for joining us for a business meeting. We appreciate the feedback! Sorry our response was delayed. We will be closed August 14-18 for some dining room remodeling--hope to see you soon after :)

Reviewed 24 May 2017

We had dinner here (it's in a strip mall) on a Sunday night before six, and they had a happy hour special that we enjoyed. Half price house wine, and there were several entrees discounted, too. I had the tuna poke bowl (basically sushi-grade tuna...More

Thank Bethany S
MadfishGrill, Manager at Madfish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thanks for taking the time to share! We appreciate your stopping in. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Spending our last night in Siesta Key/ Sarasota we wanted to have a nice seafood dinner. Happened to see Madfish Grill and googled seeing it was locally owned decided to try. Amy our waitress was enthusiast

Thank Fred P
MadfishGrill, Manager at Madfish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thank you very much!. Glad you enjoyed the service!

Reviewed 21 May 2017

The turkey Rubens sandwich was small and made with processed turkey. It was thrown together with a bit of the same coleslaw that I had for the side. Cheese was not melted. They substituted another entree for me but it was not good. Have had...More

Thank heidelgs1
MadfishGrill, Manager at Madfish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Sorry to hear the Turkey Rachael did not overwhelm you. Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are sorry you left unsatisfied. Please feel free to call me at 941-377-3474 so I can make it right! Thank you, Ben Gough General Manager

Reviewed 9 May 2017

We met some friends here for dinner. The service was excellent, we all enjoyed our food. Great choice of seafood, fish and other options. We had a quiet corner in a booth for the six of us.

Thank Diane K
MadfishGrill, Manager at Madfish Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

We try to offer a wide variety of menu selections. Thanks for the feedback. So glad to hear you enjoyed your dinner and we hope to see you again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$25
Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4059 Cattlemen Rd, Sarasota, FL 34233-5002
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-377-3474
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Long-time Sarasota favorite featuring an island-inspired menu and casual atmosphere. Serving everything from seafood to steaks, this local restaurant has earned a reputation for quality food & service.
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