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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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“scallops” (133 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (71 reviews)
Open Now
4:45 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Steakhouse, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
6467 Sanibel Captiva Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-2015
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Loved the food and the high class experience. Our server was pleasant and fun as well. I do wish it was a little less crowded.

Thank LuLaRoe Mary G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lindsey was our server - excellent. her recommendation for the strawberry / blue cheese salad and rhe lamb chops were fabulous. Absolutely professional, courteous and always available. The consistancy of the food, always prepared to your liking, delicious; best restaurant on the island. It is...More

1  Thank RobOlson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I hate to say it when I see all these wonderful reviews. The location is great the food is ok and expensive. We all thought our food was average at best...crab cake, risotto and a special Kansas steak. The steak was chewy and over cooked...More

Thank Theblueteam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well the Mad Hatter is a must every time we visit the island. Once again the entire staff did an amazing job. We sat right next to the window and watched as the sun set into the gulf !! I started out with the salmon...More

Thank alwaysonthemoveee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Find out when sunset is before you book your seating. The view is spectacular. We sat next to a wall of windows and watched a Technicolor sunset while having this four course amazing meal. Every course was wonderful but certain dishes really stood out. He...More

Thank CrisMOS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had dinner here last week. Located on north end of Sanibel, it is noted for sunsets. Food was excellent, although pricey. Restaurant is small and tables close together. Service was good, but a bit of an attitude.

Thank Montauk123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best meal out of 10 restaurants in Sanibel we had the pate’ which was terrific, a heirloom tomato caprese salad, outstanding, and snapper and grouper amongst the top fish dishes we’ve had, the only complaint would be the service was too quick fine dining...More

Thank gb1rd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our meal.. (scallops, crabcakes, tomato salad). Service was friendly. Room is very crowded and small but atmosphere is convivial. We went after sunset and I was sorry to miss the sunset view which I think would have offset the small room quite a...More

Thank Glowmoment
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overall, our dinner was very good. The service, location, sunset/beach view and wine list are excellent. Some suggestion for improvement- our table was next to kitchen hall and there was constant traffic behind my wife’s back. Surely not the most relaxing place to sit. Crab...More

1  Thank jakeman35
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is always amazing there.. great service in a lovely spot. Wonderful for a special occasion or just a nice night out. A little far from Ft. Myers but if you are on the islands it's a must.

Thank Mary K
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23 January 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
14 January 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
18 May 2017|
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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
View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
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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