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Cip's Place

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American, Seafood$$, $$$
Cip's Place is a casual and family friendly restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating. Cip's Place offers Daily Features for Lunch and Dinner from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Happy Hour is from 4-6 p.m. daily serving wine, beer and a full bar. "See ya" at Cip's!
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Dante's Coal Fired Pizza - Sanibel

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Italian, Pizzeria$$
Our mission is to sell delicious and remarkable food and drinks. That the food and drink we sell meets the highest standards of quality, freshness and seasonality and combines both modern-creative and traditional Italian styles of cooking.
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Joey's Custard

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Desserts, Ice Cream$
A family and veteran owned local business serving up premium Custards, Ice creams, Frozen-Yogurts, Sorbets, Italian Ices, coffee, espressos, and more!
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Matzaluna - The Italian Kitchen

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Italian, Wood Oven Pizza$$
Home of Sanibel's only Wood Fired Pizza! We offer traditional Italian favorites such as Veal Marsala, Shrimp Carbonera, Chicken Puttanesca, Eggplant Parmesan and a wide array of pastas and sauces, available in almost endless combinations.
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MudBugs Cajun Kitchen

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Cajun, Creole$$
Bourbon Street at the Beach! New Orleans classics, with a Sanibel twist. Serving traditional island fare with a Cajun twist, MudBugs Cajun Kitchen is open for lunch and dinner. With two full bars located upstairs and downstairs, live music, a fun, laid back atmosphere...oh and did we mention Crawfish and Grilled Oysters? MudBugs Cajun Kitchen is sure to become your favorite island spots.
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Sanibel's Best Homemade Ice Cream

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Cafe, Desserts, Ice Cream$
The East-end iconic Ice Cream Shop that was in business for forty years plans on staying for another hundred and fifty years. The name has changed but the ice cream is better than ever! Our loyal customers will remember the quality and taste of our ice cream. With no artificial base, it can truly be called homemade! We strive to have the best quality, cleanliness and service so that our loyal fans will return for the best ice cream Sanibel has ever tasted.
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Sunset Grill

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American, Seafood$$
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 views
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The Clam Shack

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American, Seafood$$
We're a casual family owned restaurant serving up the best and most fresh New England seafood you can get, and we're doing it on beautiful Sanibel Island in Southwest Florida! Nothing's better after a day at the beach than fresh seafood. Whether you're in the mood for some fried Ipswich clams, a crisp buttery lobster roll, traditional fish & chips...or a little bit of everything - we've got you covered! Our family can't wait to meet yours. Come see us for lunch or dinner!
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The Dixie Fish Co.

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American, Seafood$$
Dixie Fish Co. is a waterfront seafood restaurant located on Fort Myers Beach Florida. We are located next to Doc Fords Fort Myers Beach.
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The Great White Grill

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American, Sports Bar$
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.
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The Mucky Duck Neighborhood Pub

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American, Pub Fare$$
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!
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The Sanibel Grill

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American, Seafood, Sports Bar $$
Sanibel’s only true sports bar eatery! Featuring 14 large screens with Direct TV sports packages. NFL, NBA, NCAA sports, NHL and MLB. FRESH seafood, burgers, quesadillas, sandwiches, BBQ ribs & meatloaf. Happy Hour daily! Outside dining and limited indoor seating.
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The Timbers Restaurant & Fish Market

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American, Seafood$$
One of our famous sayings is "Where we serve it fresh or we don't serve it at all!"
Timbers Restaurant & Fish Market - Sanibel's Seafood Specialists. Indoor, Outdoor Seating, Take Out and Curbside 5:00-9:00!
STONE CRABS CLAWS ARE HERE! Raw Bar open Th-Sa from 4:00!
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icon-thumbs-upClassic Establishments in Sanibel & Captiva Island

Blue Giraffe

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American$$
Blue Giraffe on southwest Florida’s Sanibel Island is located in the Periwinkle Place Shopping Center. If you’re looking to kick back and take it easy with a tropical beverage, or an ice cold local IPA AND you’re hungry, join the locals and dine inside where a full liquor bar awaits or outside on the pet friendly patio. The menu at Blue Giraffe is diverse and features fresh local seafood, custom burgers and sandwiches, succulent steaks and homemade dessert. Grab some Food Truck Tacos for breakfast before you hit the beach. Try a Cuban Sandwich or Grouper Rueben for lunch. Come back for dinner and give the Crab Stuffed Salmon or the Pasta Diablo a try. Kids can order from their own menu at Blue Giraffe so there is something for everyone in your family to enjoy.
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Cantina Captiva - Captiva

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Mexican, Southwestern$
Island prices burning a hole in your pocket? Come to Cantina Captiva for the best Mexican food and Margaritas on the island! Enjoy unique and spicy atmosphere while savoring the fine Mexican and Southwestern cuisine. To complement the evening choose from an array of imported and domestic beers and wines, not to mention refreshing margaritas.
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Cheeburger Cheeburger

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American, Burgers$
Opened since 1986, Cheeburger Cheeburger is a 1950s style burger restaurant that specializes in cheeseburgers, freshly cut french fries, onion rings, milkshakes and more! With outdoor dining and the best burgers you've ever had Cheeburger Cheeburger is open for lunch and dinner daily.
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Cielo

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Farm to Table, International$$
When it comes to Sanibel dining, Cielo is setting a new bar in farm to table cuisine. We strive for the best in everything we do, from carefully crafted cocktails to creative dishes made from scratch. In a world where the word “fresh” is ubiquitous, we take things further, locally sourcing only the best ingredients and hand-crafting every dish with the utmost care.
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Cip's Place

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American, Seafood$$, $$$
Cip's Place is a casual and family friendly restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating. Cip's Place offers Daily Features for Lunch and Dinner from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Happy Hour is from 4-6 p.m. daily serving wine, beer and a full bar. "See ya" at Cip's!
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Crow's Nest Bar and Grille

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American, Local Fare, Seafood$$
Great food, live entertainment and good times are served up nightly at Crow’s Nest Bar & Grille, located Gulf-front at the legendary ’Tween Waters Island Resort & Spa. With refreshing menus featuring seafood and classic American dishes, perfect for a casual night on Captiva Island, foodies and families alike will enjoy “New Florida” cuisine, starting with Grouper Bites and Crispy Calamari, followed by seafood favorites — Coconut-Crusted Shrimp, Island Grouper Sandwiches — and classics like the Crow’s Nest Burger and BBQ Baby Back Ribs. No wonder Crow’s Nest is among Captiva Island’s top-rated TripAdvisor® restaurants.
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Dante's Coal Fired Pizza - Sanibel

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Italian, Pizzeria$$
Our mission is to sell delicious and remarkable food and drinks. That the food and drink we sell meets the highest standards of quality, freshness and seasonality and combines both modern-creative and traditional Italian styles of cooking.
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Doc Ford’s Rum Bar & Grille - Captiva

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Caribbean, Seafood$$
Doc Ford’s Rum Bar & Grille is an award winning restaurant with locations on Sanibel Island, Captiva Island, Ft. Myers Beach, & a 4th location opening in St. Pete Florida in 2019. Inspired by a character in a New York Times best-selling novel series by author Randy Wayne White, in turn inspired by Sanibel and Captiva Islands and days spent out on the water, Doc Ford’s is a perennial local favorite. Enjoy fresh seafood prepared daily, such as our Original Yucatan Shrimp, Mussels, Grouper, and more! “For the sun-kissed & sun-desirous alike, a vacation on a plate.” - The New York Times
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Doc Ford’s Rum Bar & Grille - Sanibel

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Caribbean, Seafood$$
Doc Ford’s Rum Bar & Grille is an award-winning restaurant with locations on Sanibel Island, Captiva Island, Ft. Myers Beach, & a 4th location opening in St. Pete Florida in 2019. Inspired by a character in a New York Times best-selling novel series by author Randy Wayne White, in turn inspired by Sanibel and Captiva Islands and days spent out on the water, Doc Ford’s is a perennial local favorite. Enjoy fresh seafood prepared daily, such as our Original Yucatan Shrimp, Mussels, Grouper, and more! “For the sun-kissed & sun-desirous alike, a vacation on a plate.” - The New York Times
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George and Wendy’s Sanibel Seafood Grille

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American, Contemporary, Seafood$$
Among island restaurants, Sanibel Seafood Grille offers truly outstanding service, atmosphere, and cuisine. We offer lunch, dinner, a late night menu, and daily changing specials. The focus of all our menus is fresh, local, and fun. We offer a full bar with an extensive wine list, 20 beers on tap, and some fun drinks lists. We feature live entertainment  and our restaurant is also an art gallery, so your dining experience is sure to be pleasing to the eye, too.
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Island Cow

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American, Ice Cream$$
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.
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Island Pizza Company

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Italian, Pizza$
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!
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Jerry’s Restaurant

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American, Classic, Local Fare, Seafood$
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.
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Joey's Custard

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Desserts, Ice Cream$
A family and veteran owned local business serving up premium Custards, Ice creams, Frozen-Yogurts, Sorbets, Italian Ices, coffee, espressos, and more!
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Keylime Bistro - Captiva

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American, Seafood$
The Award winning Keylime Bistro serving breakfast, lunch and dinner is sure to tantalize the most demanding palate, with a full bar and live entertainment featured 7 days and nights. Awarded News Press 1st Place Island Dining.
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Lazy Flamingo - East

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American, Seafood$$
The Lazy Flamingo brings to its patrons a casual dining, seafood class restaurant. Our company philosophy is to serve only the freshest seafood and provide a festive and “local” type of atmosphere. Open daily, we have four locations.
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Lazy Flamingo - Pine Island

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The Lazy Flamingo brings to its patrons a casual dining, seafood class restaurant. Our company philosophy is to serve only the freshest seafood and provide a festive and “local” type of atmosphere. Open daily, we have four locations.
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Lazy Flamingo - West

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American, Seafood$$
The Lazy Flamingo brings to its patrons a casual dining, seafood class restaurant. Our company philosophy is to serve only the freshest seafood and provide a festive and “local” type of atmosphere. Open daily, we have four locations.
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Lighthouse Waterfront Restaurant

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American, Mediterranean$$
The Lighthouse Waterfront Restaurant overlooks the entrance to exclusive Connie Mack Island. Inside you’ll enjoy a relaxed atmosphere where you’ll find a full liquor bar, extensive wine list, comfortable lounge and the area’s best live entertainment. Executive Chef Brad Kilburn leads his culinary team with consistency and dedication sourcing only the freshest local ingredients. His Mediterranean cuisine consists of a variety twists on traditional fare including some of the freshest seafood straight from the Gulf waters. Outdoor seating features a dock side view where exotic wildlife live in peaceful harmony with luxury yachts. The expansive 160’ outdoor porch is especially popular for spectacular sunsets. For weddings and other special events, their dedicated staff and waterfront facilities make your special day, extra special. Whether you sit inside or outside, The Lighthouse Waterfront Restaurant provides guests with the ultimate setting for savoring Chef Kilburn’s exquisitely prepared culinary treats.
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Matzaluna - The Italian Kitchen

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Italian, Wood Oven Pizza$$
Home of Sanibel's only Wood Fired Pizza! We offer traditional Italian favorites such as Veal Marsala, Shrimp Carbonera, Chicken Puttanesca, Eggplant Parmesan and a wide array of pastas and sauces, available in almost endless combinations.
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MudBugs Cajun Kitchen

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Cajun, Creole$$
Bourbon Street at the Beach! New Orleans classics, with a Sanibel twist. Serving traditional island fare with a Cajun twist, MudBugs Cajun Kitchen is open for lunch and dinner. With two full bars located upstairs and downstairs, live music, a fun, laid back atmosphere...oh and did we mention Crawfish and Grilled Oysters? MudBugs Cajun Kitchen is sure to become your favorite island spots.
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Normandie Seaside Café

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American, International, Seafood$$
For exceptional and outstanding dining with a charming seaside feel — be it morning, noon or night — make way to Normandie Seaside Cafe at West Wind Inn. Serving an inspired menu of fresh ingredients and selections prepared daily, Chef Tom Sisson and his team promise you bright breakfasts, lively lunches and creative dinner choices, each with an island flair.
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Old Captiva House

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American, Seafood, Steaks$$, $$$
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.
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RC Otter’s Island Eats - Captiva

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American, Seafood$
Award-winning RC Otter’s Island Eats is a place for the whole family! Located in the Heart of Old Captiva Village with lovely shopping and dining, you can enjoy live music daily with dining inside and outside. Open daily.
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Sanibel Fish House

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American, Seafood, Sports Bar$$
For over 20 years The Fish House Restaurants have given our customers the freshest seafood and the friendliest service in Southwest Florida. Open for lunch and dinner, The Fish House Restaurant offers a casual environment that’s great for the entire family. In addition to our delicious menu, our bar offers up signature cocktails, craft beers and happy hour specials. Whether you are visiting us by the water, while at the beach, or out on the island we look forward to providing you with the best dining experience in Southwest Florida.
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Sanibel Fresh

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Coffee House, Daily Specials, Desserts, Health Food, Wine Bar$
Sanibel's newest health food restaurant, with the freshest ingredients and best flavors to match your healthy lifestyle.
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Sanibel's Best Homemade Ice Cream

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Cafe, Desserts, Ice Cream$
The East-end iconic Ice Cream Shop that was in business for forty years plans on staying for another hundred and fifty years. The name has changed but the ice cream is better than ever! Our loyal customers will remember the quality and taste of our ice cream. With no artificial base, it can truly be called homemade! We strive to have the best quality, cleanliness and service so that our loyal fans will return for the best ice cream Sanibel has ever tasted.
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Sea Breeze Café

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American, Seafood$$
Panoramic Gulf of Mexico views and award-winning cuisine await you at Sea Breeze Café, voted Best Waterfront Dining in Southwest Florida. Dine on the terrace for an incredible al fresco experience or enjoy indoor Gulf front dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The Sundial culinary team is committed to serving sustainable and locally sourced products, including wild caught seafood and fresh produce.
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Shima Japanese Steakhouse

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Hibachi, Japanese, Sushi$$
Look forward to an authentic Japanese experience as your meal is artfully prepared right before your eyes at the hibachi grill! Shima offers teppanyaki and sushi expertly crafted and orchestrated to delight your senses. The islands’ only Japanese steakhouse offers a culinary combination of cookery, entertainment and art in a beautiful Gulf-front setting. Voted as having the Best Chef, Best Steak and Best Sushi on the Islands, Shima is a true island favorite. For those on the go, Shima’s award-winning sushi is available for take-out at Shima Grab N Go from Noon-10 PM, Tuesday through Saturday.
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Sunset Grill

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American, Seafood$$
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 views
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Sunshine Seafood Cafe - Captiva

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Continental, Local Fare, Seafood$$
Sunshine Seafood Café & Wine Bar is located on beautiful Captiva Island, just minutes from the Gulf of Mexico. We grill up fresh seafood, steaks and lamb chops on our wood grill. The atmosphere is tropical, with a strong emphasis on knowledgeable, attentive service and outstanding seafood cuisine.
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Sweet Melissa’s Cafe

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American, Contemporary American$$
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.
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The Clam Shack

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American, Seafood$$
We're a casual family owned restaurant serving up the best and most fresh New England seafood you can get, and we're doing it on beautiful Sanibel Island in Southwest Florida! Nothing's better after a day at the beach than fresh seafood. Whether you're in the mood for some fried Ipswich clams, a crisp buttery lobster roll, traditional fish & chips...or a little bit of everything - we've got you covered! Our family can't wait to meet yours. Come see us for lunch or dinner!
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The Dixie Fish Co.

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American, Seafood$$
Dixie Fish Co. is a waterfront seafood restaurant located on Fort Myers Beach Florida. We are located next to Doc Fords Fort Myers Beach.
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The Great White Grill

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American, Sports Bar$
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.
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The Green Flash

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American, Seafood$$
The Green Flash is a waterfront dining establishment in Captiva, Florida. It serves up traditional American dining with a distinct European influence. The kitchen uses only fresh ingredients, including market-fresh fish in all its from scratch dishes. The full bar provides plenty of drink options and the dining rooms and patios provide views of the ocean while you eat.

The Green Flash's menu begins with a range of starters like oysters on the half shell, smoked salmon, hot flash shrimp and mussels. There are plenty of salads and soups on The Green Flash menu as well, like the grilled chicken Caesar. Larger dishes include chicken porcini and pan seared diver scallops.
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The Mucky Duck Neighborhood Pub

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American, Pub Fare$$
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!
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The Pecking Order Fried Chicken

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American, Soul Food, Southern$
Starting with Grade-A Prime and always fresh, never frozen chicken, we treat our all of our food with tender loving care, to the peak of yum. Our signature marinade and batter, as well as our patented pressure-cooking method, bring out the unique flavors in every piece of chicken we cook. Our famous chicken is complimented by our many home-cooked comfort sides. The Pecking Order is a family affair conceived by Bridgit and Dan Budd. Dan, Bridgit and their four children are longtime islanders and look forward to comforting your hearts, souls and bellies with their food and fellowship.
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The Sanibel Grill

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American, Seafood, Sports Bar $$
Sanibel’s only true sports bar eatery! Featuring 14 large screens with Direct TV sports packages. NFL, NBA, NCAA sports, NHL and MLB. FRESH seafood, burgers, quesadillas, sandwiches, BBQ ribs & meatloaf. Happy Hour daily! Outside dining and limited indoor seating.
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The Timbers Restaurant & Fish Market

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American, Seafood$$
One of our famous sayings is "Where we serve it fresh or we don't serve it at all!"
Timbers Restaurant & Fish Market - Sanibel's Seafood Specialists. Indoor, Outdoor Seating, Take Out and Curbside 5:00-9:00!
STONE CRABS CLAWS ARE HERE! Raw Bar open Th-Sa from 4:00!
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Thistle Lodge Beachfront Restaurant

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American Fusion, Seafood, Steak House$$$
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.
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