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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 yesterday

Love this place, plan to watch the sunset then dine afterwards. Second time we have eaten there and the food is fantastic, staff excellent!

Thank Molly L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Have been coming here for many years and always have a great time. Great sunset view and extremely good food. Have always had lovely service. Does not appear to be accessible for wheelchairs if that is of concern for you. Reservations may be necessary during...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I went with my parents for my mom’s 75th birthday. It is a small cottage, now restaurant on the beach. The service and food was top notch. We started with shrimp bisque and watermelon salad. I had lobster tails and my parents had the triple...More

Thank Beth C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Our party of 6 had an excellent meal which no appetizers or desert or hard liquoir (we did have wine) and the bill was $635. (note for a party of 6 a 20% tip was included). We had the Bouillabaisse, Martini Seafood, surf and turf...More

Thank TopsideMI
Reviewed 1 week ago

We very much enjoyed our dining experience. My sister really liked the shrimp and grits. The goat cheese pockets were delicious. We had four dinners out and this was the best experience. Wonderful view of the sunset.

Thank PENNTraveler12EHS
Reviewed 1 week ago

Six of us ate here during a family vacation. Our server was knowledgeable on the food and helpful on selections. The salads were well prepared and appropriately sized. The entrees had nice touches in the preparation, but the unique characteristics of each item, especially the...More

2  Thank MichaelD443
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are so few good gastro food options on Captiva, this great restaurant is booked solid in season, and it sadly (we have eaten here for a decade) just has tired service. The food is great, the servers are fish-like cold, unfriendly, unengaged, simply appear...More

1  Thank clemence_k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It has been a couple of years since I was there, but my friend and i still talk about what a fun experience to dine here. The Alice in Wonderland theme is tastefully done and the food was perfection. We had the pompano which was...More

Thank sheilaa938
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small quaint restaurant on beach - beautiful views at sunset. Fabulous, fresh, creatively prepared entrees for Foodies ! Fine dining at it's best - wonderful wine list, wait staff attentive. Reservations required - Romantic! Not for children !

Thank Paula D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Time, we stopped for drinks and appetizers. The server was great. The drinks were light on the good stuff, but tasted good. The food was something to come back for, again

Thank Cassdan
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February 27, 2018|
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Response from madhatterrestaurant | Property representative |
Hi there! Yes, we are open on Easter Sunday for dinner only, offering our regular dinner menu. We accept reservations up to 30 days in advance. Look forward to seeing you!
January 22, 2018|
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Response from madhatterrestaurant | Property representative |
Hi there. We take reservations 30 days in advance so if you could check back with us around Valentine’s Day that would be great! Many thanks
Gerald G
January 13, 2018|
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Response from madhatterrestaurant | Property representative |
Hi Gerald. Thank you for considering The Mad Hatter for your New Year's Eve plans for December. We would love to have you join us! We have a fun 6-course tasting menu we feature along with a champagne toast. We also open... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$24 - $45
Dinner, Late Night
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, Scenic view, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
4:45 PM - 9:00 PM
4:45 PM - 9:00 PM
4:45 PM - 9:00 PM
4:45 PM - 9:00 PM
4:45 PM - 9:00 PM
4:45 PM - 9:00 PM
4:45 PM - 9:00 PM
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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