Huxters Deli is famous for fresh-made sandwiches and our specialty is Southern-Fried Chicken. We also serve a variety of homemade salads and, of course, pickles! Stop in for your beach picnic, lunch on-the-go or a take-out dinner. Call and ask about our "Special of the Day." Delivery is available through Sanibel Delivery! Give them a call at 239-308-5353.Visit
In the Moood for Udderly Great Food? Relax your hide at our tropical outdoor seating, play a few games with the kids, hoof it over to our full liquor bar for a tropical cocktail or frozen concoction and enjoy some live music on the weekend. Eight days a week we serve generous portions of Old Florida coastal comfort food and travel inspired recipes. Join the herd and belly up with over 300 menu items, specialty coffees, desserts and tropical cocktails! Voted Best Lunch AND Best Family Dining on Sanibel Island for 11 years and counting! Rated a Top 5 Breakfast in Florida by Southern Living!
Udderly great food, drinks and desserts for everyone at the Island Cow!
Day time Get mooo-vin' in the right direction with The Island Cow. We open early at 7AM for you and the family to get a jump on the day. Florida Law (should) Mandate that you start your day with one of our Bloody Mary's or Mimosas to put you in a great mooo-d for a relaxing Island vacation day. If you are late to rise come join us for lunch in our open air porch. It's is a perfect place for the whole family to enjoy a meal before a day at the beach.
Night Time Join us for our dinner specials and dine under the stars while you listen to live music in one of Sanibel's only outdoor dining areas. Stop in at the bar anytime for tropical cocktail and enjoy an app, one of our juice burgers, our delicious ice cream, or snag a take away order. You're just like family at the Island Cow so feel free to call ahead for large parties or when you're in a hurry and want a snack to go.
Island Pizza Company is a quaint and colorful “FAMILY” owned restaurant located conveniently on Sanibel Island, with over 8 years of experience. We specialize in home cooked Italian cuisine. With an aroma of fresh cut garlic and basil filling the air, you enter an atmosphere that will make you feel right at home. We love pizza but here at Island Pizza Company, you can find some unique and innovative creations that combine flavors that no-one else can match. From chicken, to pasta and pizza, that’s made fresh daily using the best ingredients guaranteed. There are many restaurants that serve Italian Cuisine but there’s only one place with the quality and new flavors. So join us at Island Pizza Company where we will remind you that great food shared by great people ends in a great experience!Visit
Jerry’s Café is open seven days a week for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Enjoy fresh-made breakfast pastries, signature sandwiches (check out our grouper!), delicious dinner entrees, and fabulous desserts – like our fan-favorite Key Lime Pie – all while enjoying our tropical bird habitat. In addition to our full menu we offer a build-your-own gourmet salad and sandwich bar, exciting daily specials, a fantastic full menu, and a wide assortment of beer and wine.Visit
Delight in the delectable at the Old Captiva House restaurant, located at the legendary ‘Tween Waters Island Resort. & Spa — the only fine dining and sushi restaurant on Captiva Island with a Gulf-front view of America’s Most Romantic Sunset. This charming and historic restaurant boasts a menu of mouth-watering island favorites and local seafood, plus other delights including fresh breads, desserts, and an extensive wine collection. Dine casual or formal at this 100+-year-old former school house, newly renovated to reflect quality and service with an ode to the tradition of this historic marker.Visit
Paper Fig Kitchen in Sanibel believes that even a quick breakfast bite, lunch on the go, afternoon nosh, or “I don’t have time to shop, chop, and prep” take along dinner should be creatively crafted, absolutely fresh, and without a doubt, delicious! Every item at Paper Fig Kitchen is made in House from scratch, which includes our fresh to freezer hors d’oeuvres, soups, prepared/green salads, entrees/sides, trays & platters, dressings, sauces, garnishes, etc. Client favorites, seasonal fare, daily specials, and sweet treats are available at our storefront, let us share our kitchen to yours! Visit
The Sanibel Deli is known to be a favorite local hangout and spot for the best coffee, breakfast, lunch and dinner on Sanibel Island. Winner of the Best Pizza at Taste of the Islands, Sanibel Deli offers wi-fi, indoor and outdoor seating, and an extensive line of gluten free options, The Sanibel Deli is the only place to go for delicious food at unbeatable prices!Visit
Located on the breathtaking Sanibel Island, Sunset Grill Restaurant is open daily, serving upscale seafood-focused american fare for breakfast, lunch and dinner. With spectacular waterfront views, Sunset Grill is one of the islands best kept secrets for delicious fare and ocean island viewsVisit
Experience the award-winning Sweet Melissa’s Cafe, Sanibel Island. Serving lunch and dinner, this is a culinary journey of epic proportions! Executive Chef Melissa Talmage challenges your taste buds to explore a creative menu with a wide array of different tastes, textures and eclectic ingredients. Named “Best Dining in Lee County” by Gulf Shore Life and placed on USA TODAY’S “10 Best Restaurants in South Florida,” Sweet Melissa’s Cafe exudes warmth and impeccable service. Fine linens and a cozy bar add to the experience, while soothing live acoustic jazz sets the mood on select evenings. Guests who prefer to dine al fresco will find the screen-in patio a delightful option.Visit
T2 Bistro & Wine Bar, known by locals as simply “T2” is perfectly situated in the Village Shops at 2340 Periwinkle Way. T2 is the “younger, and fresher” creation of longstanding Sanibel legend, Traders Restaurant at 1551 Periwinkle Way. Enjoy delicious food prepared by our accomplished kitchen, a well executed menu and glasses/bottles of signature wines. The atmosphere is fun and fresh, having a 50’s Miami vibe, inside bar, and plenty of outdoor dining to enjoy food and drinks all day long!Visit
We believe that even a quick breakfast bite, lunch on the go, afternoon nosh, or “I don’t have time to shop, chop, and prep” take along dinner should be creatively crafted, absolutely fresh, and without a doubt, delicious! Every item at Paper Fig Kitchen is made in House from scratch, which includes our fresh to freezer hors d’oeuvres, soups, prepared/green salads, entrees/sides, trays & platters, dressings, sauces, garnishes, etc. Client favorites, seasonal fare, daily specials, and sweet treats are available at our storefront, let us share our kitchen to yours!Visit
The Great White Grill has been voted the best Lunch, best beer selection and best place to watch the game on Sanibel and Captiva. We take pride in offering delicious eats and great times at the Great White Grill. Delivery available to anywhere on the island. We have a variety of items to fit every taste bud, including the best pizza, wings, sandwiches, and gyros in town. We also have a wide selection of 31 beers on tap, including local craft selections.Visit
Located deep in the heart of downtown Captiva, where the sun sets nightly. At The Mucky Duck Neighborhood Pub, the beer is always cold, our menu specializes in the best delicacies and fresh seafood, and the sunsets are always breathtaking!Visit
Bring your love of fine dining to Sanibel Island and Casa Ybel Resort. The award-winning, historic Thistle Lodge Beachfront Restaurant is an enduring favorite, once graced by Thomas Edison and Henry Ford. Today, food critics, guests, and savvy locals alike come to savor epicurean delights amid a charming Old Florida ambiance. Whether you crave a piña colada pool side or melt-in-your-mouth fresh seafood, every meal sparkles with island magic. All accented by romantic Gulf of Mexico views.Visit
Since 1998, Traders has been a Sanibel Island favorite! The restaurant is unique in design with a great venue and atmosphere that is welcoming and upbeat. Traders is the perfect spot to enjoy delicious, award winning cuisine prepared by Chef Mike Patnode, voted Best Chef of the Islands! There is live entertainment most evenings, a fantastic bar area, outdoor dining, and an amazing gift shop next door. There is no doubt that Traders is loved by both locals & visitors alike!Visit