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The Sand Trap Sports Bar and Grill

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$$ - $$$
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4145 S. Tamiiami Trail, 941-493-2300, Venice, FL 34293
+1 941-493-2300
Today
11:00 - 21:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Springfield, Illinois
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I loved this place friend recommended or I would not have found it. Love menu. Variety! I had pad Thai. Husband had a Rueben and both were excellent! Going back!

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Thank Marianne J
Sarasota, Florida
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69 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's a nice quiet place with a thai and american menu. The shrimp wrap is superb! It is the perfect combination of shrimp, spice, crunch, and spice. The fries were good. Unfortunately that is the only menu item we had. The service was good and friendly, and many people were having thai dishes so it seems they do a good... More 

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Thank WBB67
Venice, Florida
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A local place that is very cool, offering an American menu, and a Thai menu! Try the Thai, you will not regret it. Clean, professional, popular, great food, very fair prices. No wonder they have been in business a long time

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Thank vfguy
Worcester, Massachusetts
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331 reviews
233 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner at this place. In my opinion, the portions for Thai food, we're small for the price. And we felt the food was just average. Service was very good. Cocktails also seemed more costly than other restaurants in the area.

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Thank Odarkthirty
Venice, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have dined in (pleasant) and taken out quite excellent pad Thai. Interestingly the clam chowder was really, really good. Service was right on and not annoyingly over attentive. Will be back for more.

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Thank Mike M
Ontario, Canada
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been going to this place as a snowbird for a few winters now. I used to see it in the strip mall but , until a friend introduced us to it, never stopped in. It is my go to favorite. We love sitting at the bar, not because we watch sports , but always meet someone interesting to... More 

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Thank Chaunsy
Anna, TX
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193 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Don't let the strip mall setting fool you because everything here is nothing but the best. Their Thai offerings are miles beyond perfect and my wife says the same about their seafood. The service left nothing to be desired. We just found a new BFF cloaked as a restaurant.

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Thank jimmccomas
Hartwick, New York
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78 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

We've had lunch there twice, the first time was why we went back a second time, and there will be more. It's in a strip mall but the ambience makes you forget where it is located. My wife loves Thai and I, well, not so much. But that doesn't keep me from finding a variety of non Thai options on... More 

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Thank Tom P
Venice, Florida
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48 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

We have gone to the sand trap quite a few times, and everything is the same.wonderful, From the greeting , to both menu choices (American or Thai), the wonderful service, comfortable atmosphere and all at a great tariff . Will keep going. Ken G Venice FL

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Venice, Florida
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

The fish and chips were excellent on this visit and the last but I remember the Thai from previous visits was outstanding too.

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Thank Toni M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Asian, Thai, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4145 S. Tamiiami Trail, 941-493-2300, Venice, FL 34293
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-493-2300

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?