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Mattison's Forty-One

7275 South Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231
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Ranked #75 of 834 Restaurants in Sarasota
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $30
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Mediterranean, Contemporary, International
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Chef Paul Mattison invites you to join us and experience Mattison's Forty-One's elegant, friendly, fun, and comfortable atmosphere. Winner of Florida Trend Magazine's prestigious Golden Spoon Award the menu includes fresh seafood; Mattison's signature meat dishes like lamb, aged beef, and duck; we have a complete tapas menu, including sushi, calamari, Chef Paul Mattison's signature Artichokes Esther, fresh salads, and more. Mattison's Forty-One serves lunch, dinner and Sunday Brunch. There is live music and dancing every night along with nightly specials and events including Early Happy Hour, Girls Night Out, Wine-Pairing Dinners, Cooking Demonstrations and more. The Galleria is a beautiful complete catering facility seating up to 100 people.
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Spring Hill, Florida, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We stopped in for drinks at Happy Hour. Drinks were good. Prices good. We discussed our liking Calamari. We (Hubby and I) unsure of our feeling for Calamari. Our hosts order an app of Calamari. They were disappointed in the dish. They informed us usually the dish is mounted high; not this time.

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We threw a surprise birthday party for my mother-in-law last weekend and the service could not have been better. Jessica and Heidi were right on top of things in getting all the details figured out ahead of time. Kim and Sam were our servers for the night and they were, without a doubt, the best servers I've ever had. The... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Last Wed, Sept 10, I dined at Mattison's 41 and ordered one of the specials. A sea bass on a bed of unique complimentary light pasta. The sea bass was the best fish I can remember having ANYWHERE! It was full of flavor, pleasing on the palate and just the right portion. I have eaten at Mattison's 41 a couple... More

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Sarasota, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This was a Happy Hour visit and to taste the Lounge Menu that we had viewed on the Mattison web site. We were not disappointed--we tried everything on that menu and the food was delicious. Our server, Helena, was attentive and described a few other items on the Small Plate menu she thought we would enjoy. We definitely will return... More

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55 reviews 55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Wonderfully prepared and presented meals! This is a special place in the Sarasota "scene". The famous and Infamous (including me) love this place!

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Sarasota, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Mattison's signature salad with a nice slice of fresh catch is the best bang for your buck, Friday afternoon or Saturday evening South of Stickney not a better place to satisfy your appetite

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Nokomis, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We had been to this restaurant for drinks before, but decided to try their Savor Sarasota menu for $29. We had a delicious $28. bottle of Sauvignon Blanc and 3 courses. Each course was excellent, artichoke appetizer, scallops entrée and the pear bread pudding dessert! Superb! Service was very nice too.

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36 reviews 36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The local bloodbank works with this location in thanking its donors and I couldn't have been more happier to donate and get giftcards to this location. Always fast, great, personable service and tasty food located in the middle of downtown.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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108 reviews 108 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

...hapened into this restaurant by chance on a visit to nearby Siesta Key. From the moment we entered, we felt welcome and the place just ooozed of upscale, yet comfortable ambiance. The placemats are leather, the silverware is hefts and our table / booth was crafted out of a beautiful granite. The menu was ample and varied....tried the Maple Farms... More

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Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We took friends to Mattison's 41 to enjoy the "three course dinner." Each course was a European size, which we all greatly appreciated. The chef did an amazing creative masterpiece on each course. If you enjoy having a "party in your mouth" don't miss this amazing experience. The entire 3-course meal was only $29!!! It was our third time at... More

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