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Sunset Catch Restaurant

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55 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Italian
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  • Waterfront
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Scenic View
Perched above the Marina at Sands Harbor in Pompano Beach, the Sunset Catch offers the finest in fresh seafood, authentic Italian specialties, and succulent chops. Panoramic views of Florida’s magnificent Intracoastal Waterway will entertain and delight you. Come join us to celebrate the sunset at Mario Spina’s Sunset Catch!
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Italian, Seafood, Steak
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Hours of operation
Mon–Thu, Sun 4:00 pm–10:00 pm
Fri, Sat 4:00 pm–11:00 pm
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Phone number
(954) 545-0901
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Payment options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Mario Spina
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Catering
To assist in planning in your event. Please contact Nadia our Events manager to book a most delightful experience.
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Neighborhood
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Parking details
Self parking on first floor lot.
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Entertainment
Live music on Wednesday and Saturday. Check our website for details!
Additional
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Dancing, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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What 55 People Are Saying
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4.2
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4.1
service
4.2
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3.8
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78% of people would recommend it to a friend
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4.0Dined 4 days ago

Delicious,love the look,entertainment&service, we will go back

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3.0Dined 6 days ago

While sitting at the bar during happy hour, the owner told the bartender to have a female group of three move to the other side of the bar because there was a large party coming in. I thought that was slightly rude. I would have left.

We then took a table outside which was absolutely beautiful. The boats, the water, etc... the waiter sold me on a special, the snapper. It was dry and flavorless. The calamari appetizer was average at best, while the ahi tuna roll appetizer was very good but over priced.

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4.0Dined on April 7, 2018

Food was great. I had Bronzino and it was wonderful. This was our first time at Sunset Catch.
We were a party of 6 and sat inside. Next time we will sit outside as the view is beautiful.
We were there on a Sat. night and caught a great band. we danced all night. Only issue we has was the volume of the music. It was so loud we could not talk when at the dinner table.
I would strongly suggest sitting outside when there is live music and walk inside when you want to dance.

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1.0Dined on April 6, 2018

The attitude of the food newer and hostess caused us to walk out and never actually eat at this restaurant.

Sitting at the bar for a cocktail prior to dinner started speaking to owner about parking issue. He raised his voice saying not his problem. It stinks and he knows it but too bad. His car was parked in front taking up 2 spaces.
He continues to lecture in the parking which at that point I could care less.

The hostess insist we sit outside that I requested in reservation. UNTRUE. I have an 87 year old mother who is always cold and never sits outside.

She said she finally found us a table inside but in a back uncomfortable corner away from the entertainment. There were tables in main section but suppose to be all reserved. When we would not sit at corner table and said leaving a miracle a table in middle of restaurant opened up.

At this point we were so uncomfortable we decided to leave. The overall attitude was horrible.

As we leaving I mentioned I would write a review about the attitude and her response was “WHO CARES” and turned her back at me and walked away in the meantime the owner was following us saying things the whole time.

Other employees in restaurant saw the issue and stopped us and asked if they could help and make right as this was as not the first time this happened.

Why would I support people that treat customers abuses customers.

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5.0Dined on April 5, 2018

Sunset Catch is a lovely place with great food inside / outside dining. The food is well prepared and presented nicely. It is high/moderate in price but worth it. The place is gorgeous and I will return and bring friends.

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4.0Dined on April 1, 2018

Our waiter was not very attentive. She came to our table a few times and said “oh I’ve gotta go they are paging me.” Our drinks were empty, even water, we had to flag her down. When we asked if we could have the bread she said, “okay I’ll bring you ANOTHER bread”. We pointed out we had not had any. The atmosphere and food was good. Probably would have enjoyed it more with a waiter who wasn’t distracted. She did not give us the feeling that we were important to her.

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5.0Dined on March 31, 2018

Double date with dear friends.
They loved it as we always do. Great food, service and music. We will be back soon.

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4.0Dined on March 26, 2018

The seafood is very good. The meatballs were also very good. We were surprised by how good they were since it is a seafood restaurant.

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5.0Dined on March 25, 2018

Awesome lobster Mac and cheese. A whole lobster tail on top. Outside seating is pleasant and we could hear the live music from inside. Not overwhelming perfect night

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3.0Dined on March 20, 2018

Restaurant in nice location over intercoastal. The food was good, took a long time to come out. Service was not so good. Waiter was not attentive and we had to wait long periods of time to get service. The service is what makes a dining experience and it was not good.

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5.0Dined on March 19, 2018

We enjoy going to the Sunset Catch to celebrate special occasions. The food and service is great and we love the view. We always try to sit outside when the weather is nice because the noise level is low and you can enjoy a conversation during the meal.

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5.0Dined on March 17, 2018

Class place outstanding food and service great presentation and decent pricing

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5.0Dined on March 16, 2018

Wonderful as usual!

Keep up the great work...! 😇

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4.0Dined on March 16, 2018

Great food, great service, great view outside, great time!

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4.0Dined on March 15, 2018

Once we found the restaurant (the parking we found is across the street and opposite end of the building), we enjoyed ourselves. The view was sunset over the inter coastal- lovely. Actual decor is a bit dated and maybe kitschy with interesting lighting. Our server was terrific.... it was nicely paced. We enjoyed the appetizer. I wanted something light so our server suggested the branzino, grilled, served over arugula. It was really good!

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4.0Dined on March 14, 2018

Très mauvaise réception : impossible de savoir par ou il est préférable d'arriver. On nous laisse poirotter dans la salle principale et personne ne vous indique ou on doit se présenter ou s'il y a une hôtesse.

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5.0Dined on March 14, 2018

Lovely setting! As with most nicer restaurants, a much slower pace. Most entrees have seafood...only a handful of non-seafood/fish dishes. Food was very good.

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5.0Dined on March 11, 2018

Always wonderful food and service. Menu has something for everyone.

The Lobster Mac and Cheese is phenomenal!

Desserts are excellent oo!

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3.0Dined on February 26, 2018

Nice setting sat outside on waterway. Food is good pretty expensive though.

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4.0Dined on February 25, 2018

on Vacation from NY if you want a taste of Italy Food was amazing great price the Studio 54 Band was great danced all nite people were fun everyone smiling the staff were very accommodating and couldn't do enough and pretty place great Date place older crowed a nice place to relax get dressed up feeling Entertained MARILYN

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3.0Dined on February 24, 2018

If only the food was equal to the view. This place is visually great both inside and out (it's on the second floor of a Marina overlooking the Intracoastal waterway by the Atlantic Blvd bridge) but we were not as impressed with either the food or the service on this visit. It took a long time for our server to get to our table and the food was acceptable but nothing to get excited about. If making another visit, I'd go for drinks at their very attractive white and blue lit bar.

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5.0Dined on February 18, 2018

We were pleased overall. The staff was stressed with multiple larger parties but worked together to ensure we were taken care of in a timely and courteous way. Loved the lobster bisque. The Shrimp Meraviglia was delicious.

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1.0Dined on February 18, 2018

Birthday and anniversary

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2.0Dined on February 17, 2018

We arrived for our reservation for a birthday celebration. We were seated and then ignored for 20 minutes....no water, no acknowledgement, nothing. I asked the manager if we could get some water and he very rudely told me that they’d get to it when they could...we almost left. Our server was painfully slow...all night it took forever to get anything, and he wasn’t attentive to everyone at the table with drink refills at all. The food was excellent, although incredibly overpriced, even for the area. Would not recommend, and won’t go again.

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3.0Dined on February 17, 2018

With the exception of the owner's wife trying to move us because they wanted to give somebody else are table, and not only tried once but twice. Our server was very slow and very unattentive had to keep flagging him down for drinks took over 45 minutes for the food everything was just not as good as it first was when we visited the first two times. All in all an average McDonald's type of night...

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5.0Dined on February 16, 2018

Great happy hour and dinner

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5.0Dined on February 12, 2018

The deck has a beautiful view of the intercostal. Perfect place for a cocktail, appetizers, and drinks.
The menus was a delight, seafood with an Itilian flare.
Everything is beautifully served, and the flavors were delightful. Some of the best lobster bisque that I have ever had. I also loved the fried zucchini with the marinara sauce.
The staff was friendly and attentive.
I will definitely be visiting again.

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4.0Dined on February 12, 2018

Food wasn’t up to our expectations. The pasta wasn’t fresh-homemade. Desserts were the best.

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3.0Dined on February 2, 2018

Disappointed in amout of food they served. We ordered meatballs and grilled artichokes for appetizer for 4. They gave us 2 meatballs and 4 PIECES of artichoke. 4 small bread slices also. We ordered fradiavolo and arribiatta. Neither were spicy but the portions were good. Being Italian I didn’t think the food was that great. Also $192 tab. No drinks. 2 cappuccinos completely different sizes.

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1.0Dined on January 26, 2018

The restaurant was below ok. Not sure why it has the ratings it does. The food is so below par we should have stuck with blue moon. The place was dead. The plates we had made us both sick. Everything is creamy or fried. Will never go back. Now let’s talk about the decor...tacky. How on earth do dolphins, swordfish and sharks can survive with peacocks is beyond me but that’s how it is there. Makes no sense. Looks like a tacky revival of the bad part of the 80s

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5.0Dined on January 26, 2018

When we arrived I was not impressed. Looked like an older crowd and I was not expecting good food. I was very pleasantly surprised when food arrived. We had the grilled artichokes as an appetizer. They were outstanding. We both had the homemade fettuccine for a main course. I highly recommend trying the homemade fettuccine. It is served many ways. Give one a try. I will definitely go back to this restaurant.

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4.0Dined on January 22, 2018

Excellent Mussels, great service, food is extremely good and very well served, highly recomend

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2.0Dined on January 20, 2018

We hadn’t been to sunset catch in some time but took two other couples last Saturday because the food and ambience had been great. We had a tough experience this time. Got there a few mins after our 8:00 reservation. Took a long time to get the waiter back to our table after the waters were delivered. Appetizer came and were finished and then we could finally order. Then they were out of what we ordered. Finally ate at 10:00. Food was good. On top of all of it, the music which used to be great was now deafening - a ten piece band made for a space much larger. No conversation was possible. And we sat outside! We did complain but not an apology, offer to buy us dessert or coffee. Nothing. And that would have made the difference. I was embarrassed I had recommended the restaurant so highly. They were packed and doing great so it’s clearly working for them but not for us.

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5.0Dined on January 2, 2018

Loved it, a must for any occasion

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3.0Dined on December 29, 2017

Food was good and so was our service. We all enjoyed our meals and we will go back again when in the area.

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3.0Dined on December 27, 2017

We went there for our anniversary. My salmon was not done and had to be sent back. The waiter took our drink order and did not remember taking it. Not a romantic place like I remembered in a previous visit. Food was overpriced for what you got. They did bring us a wonderful dessert to celebrate.

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5.0Dined on December 27, 2017

Great location on the inter coastal waterway with a view from 2nd floor over marina. Outside covered dining or inside if too warm outside. Fine food menu with great seafood selections. Worth a visit!

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2.0Dined on December 24, 2017

We got to the restaurant and were told we didn't have a reservation. We were then told to go sit in the bar (our name was not taken down) and someone would come and get us at 7:00 to seat us. After two more requests to be seated, since there were empty tables, we were finally seated. No one ever came to us at 7:00....Very disappointed!!!

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5.0Dined on December 24, 2017

Excellent ambiance and food. A lovely bat, great place to take the woman in your life.

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3.0Dined on December 22, 2017

Excelent service, good ambience but the food wasn’t good at all, the taste and the quality of the seafood was over cooked and the pasta too.
Very expensive for the quality.

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