Welcome to Fishman & Associates

We are Professional Food Service Consultants Providing
Commercial Kitchen / Bar Design & Restaurant Equipment Services

Located in Venice, Florida we Serve Clients Worldwide

We provide our clients with expertise in food service design, kitchen, bar and dining room layout, equipment specification, and cost budgeting, refrigeration and fabrication for new and remodeled food service facilities. Our knowledge of food service equipment and operational requirements provides us with a unique understanding of your needs.

We specialize in food service design of hotels, hospitals, healthcare facilities, schools, restaurants, country clubs, retirement centers, churches, clubhouses, resorts and more. We have the expertise to handle every aspect of your project from conceptual beginning to opening your food service establishment.

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From concept to completion we are committed to total client satisfaction.

Learn More About Our Services:

Why our Clients Choose Us

  • Experienced - Established October, 1986
  • Full Service Design & Equipment Specification
  • Food Service Project Budget Planning
  • Expertise in Refrigeration & Ventilation Systems
  • All Lines of Commercial Food Service Equipment
  • Custom Stainless Steel Fabrication
  • Knowledgeable and Friendly Customer Service
  • Service After Sale (SAS)
  • Cafe' Venice
    "Fishman & Associates did a great job helping us design and develop our kitchen and bar with the latest and best equipment,” said Kay Kropac, the owner of Café Venice. “Their team members demonstrated the highest level of competence, flexibility and quality service at every step in the process.”
    Kay Kropac
    Cafe' Venice
  • The Bijou Cafe'
    Few companies in the industry offer the same quality service and affordable prices as Fishman & Associates. Their service after the sale is incomparable. I’ve been choosing Fishman & Associates my entire career. – Jean-Pierre Knaggs, The Bijou Café
    Jean-Pierre Knaggs
    The Bijou Cafe'
  • We considered ourselves very fortunate to have Fishman & Associates involved in our projects from conceptual ideas to engineered plans. Throughout the build-out the process went smoothly, on time and on budget.  Constant communication identifying any issues were accompanied with immediate solutions.  The entire process was professional and enjoyable.  

    Wayne Piazza, General Manager

    Lakewood Ranch Golf & Country Club

Proud to support many local organizations:

  • Family Promise
  • Venice Area Chamber of Commerce Member
  • All Faith's Food Bank Logo
  • Friends of Venice Public Library
  • The Sky Family YMCA
  • Southeaster Guide Dogs
  • United Way of South Sarasota County
  • Venice High School Baseball Team
  • Child Protection Center
  • Venice MainStreet
  • Gulf Coast Builders Exchange
  • Bradenton Area EDC
  • Sarasota County EDC
  • The Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce
  • Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance
  • Gulf Coast CEO Forum

Our initial consultation is FREE of charge.

Regardless of Your Geographical Location: Arrangements may be made to meet with you anywhere in the world.