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The Sand Trap Sports Bar and Grill

4145 Tamiami Trl S, 941-493-2300, Venice, FL 34293-5110
+1 941-493-2300
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (87 reviews)
“ginger fish” (5 reviews)
“shrimp wrap” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Asian, Thai, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4145 Tamiami Trl S, 941-493-2300, Venice, FL 34293-5110
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We were seated right away and served quickly. Enjoyed our dinners. Will definitely return. Excellent Thai food.

Thank Kathleen E
Reviewed 4 February 2018

3 couples with a reservation for 6:30. on a Saturday night. The restaurant was at capacity and we were seated immediately .Our waiter was attentive and forth coming with drinks and a smile.I had Chicken Pad Thai wich was outstanding . I prefer mine very...More

Thank gumgardener
Reviewed 27 January 2018

My friend and I had lunch here yesterday. I had the Ginger Delight which was perfectly cooked with lots of crisp veggies and tofu and a side of jasmine rice My friend enjoyed a grilled basa fish sandwich, which she enjoyed tremendously. Not too bready...More

Thank lrizzari
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We were looking for something different after a movie and looked for Chinese or Thai food. We had passed the Sand Trap many times and did not know it had Thai food on the menu. It got good reviews, so we took a shot. The...More

1  Thank Douglas H
Reviewed 10 January 2018

I like that the dishes are cooked fresh and taste that way. The jasmine rice is very good. The prices would be OK if the meats were quality. For 20.00 I do not want tough beef, chewy chicken or pork. The rest of the food...More

Thank evieleigh0617
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Went there today(Monday) at 4 pm to have a couple drinks and an appetizer. Was not busy. An hour and a half later we were asked to pay and make room for others. Very rude of them. Their food wasn't all that great to begin...More

2  Thank Norm B
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We were very surprised to find excellent tasting, healthy Thai food in a Sports Bar. Excellent presentation, as well. The Tom Yum soup and the Thai Garden with tofu were excellent. I highly recommend this place.

1  Thank Yaroslaw
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Attempted to have a business dinner, however laptops or ipods are not allowed! The reason being "This is an eating place" The food there is not THAT good. We left to find a business friendly place. We will not go back for non business meals...More

Thank dace99
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We have been here twice and both times we were very pleased with our dinners. We have sampled both the Thai and American menus and everything was delicious. The wait staff is attentive and they work well as a team. Our waiter last night, Sorn,...More

Thank Nona C
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Very interesting restaurant: combo of traditional bar and Thai restaurant with two different menus and excellent Thai food. Also has big screen TVs for sports and a kids’ menu.

Thank Carmen M
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12 April 2018|
Response from Raymond C | Reviewed this property |
I think so. It is not your typical Thai restaurant where to go is a large part of their business.
31 March 2016|
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Response from FoodBarron | Reviewed this property |
No Happy Hour No Drink Specials Ever
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4145 Tamiami Trl S, 941-493-2300, Venice, FL 34293-5110
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-493-2300
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