Sanibel Island Florida

Sanibel Island Restaurants

Places to eat, beach bars and live music on Sanibel and Captiva Island

The Best restaurants on Sanibel Island and surrounding areas. Many places offer live music to spice up the atmosphere and give their establishments that island theme, helping to keep you with a relaxed state of mind and an inner voice that says “just sit back and enjoy”. Every restaurant is without a doubt an experience of its own and we encourage you to visit as many of them as you can during your stay here.

Enjoy the flavors, sites and sounds of Sanibel Island, FL!

Coconut Poolside Bar & Grill

Coconut Poolside Bar & Grill, Casa Ybel Resort On Sanibel Island 2255 West Gulf Drive Sanibel Island, Florida 33957

Hours: Open daily for afternoon dining

Casual Dining
Cruisine: American, Floridian
Live entertainment poolside every Saturday and Sunday from 1pm to 4pm.

Coconut Poolside Bar & Grill

Casa Ybel Resort on Sanibel Island
2255 West Gulf Drive
Sanibel Island, Florida 33957

1-(239)-472-3145

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Bennett's Fresh Roast Sanibel

Bennett's Fresh Roast Sanibel Restaurant, 1020 Periwinkle Way Sanibel, FL 33957, Sanibel Island Restaurants

Hours: Daily, 6 am-3 pm
Breakfast, Lunch

Casual dining
Cruisine: Homemade donuts, coffee, soup, salad, sandwiches, homeade desserts

Bennett's Fresh Roast Sanibel

1020 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-312-4651

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Bleu Rendez-Vous French Bistro

Bleu Rendez-Vous French Bistro Restaurant, 2430 Periwinkle Way Sanibel, FL 33957, Authentic French Cuisine

Hours: Daily 5-9pm

Dinner only
Casual dining

Bleu Rendez-Vous French Bistro

2430 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-565-1608

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Blue Coyote Supper Club

Blue Coyote Supper Club

Sanibel Island Golf Club
1100 Par View Dr
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-9222

Blue Coyote Supper Club Restaurant, Sanibel Island Golf Club 1100 Par View Dr Sanibel, FL 33957, Sanibel Island Restaurant

Hours: Seasonal, Fall-Spring
Tuesday- Thursday 11:00 am-9:00 pm
Friday-Saturday 11:00 am-10:00 pm
Sunday Brunch 11:00 am - 3 pm
Lunch, Dinner & Brunch (Sundays)

Casual, Kid friendly
Cruisine: American, Full bar
Located at the 9th Tee Sanibel Island Golf Club

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Blue Giraffe

Blue Giraffe Restaurant, 2075 Periwinkle Way Sanibel Island Fl 33957, Sanibel Island Restaurant
Blue Giraffe

2075 Periwinkle Way #14
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-2525

Casual dining, kid friendly
Cruisine: American, Seafood, Steaks, Pasta, Burgers, Full Bar

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Hours: Daily, 10 am-9 pm
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Cheeburger Cheeburger

Cheeburger Cheeburger

Tahitian Gardens
1975 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-6111

Casual dining, Kid friendly

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Hours: 11:30 am - 9 pm
Lunch, Dinner

Cips Place Restaurant

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Cips Place Restaurant casual dining Sanibel Island Florida

Hours: 11am - 9:30pm
Happy Hour 4-6 PM

Lunch, Dinner
Casual dining

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Cips Place Restaurant

Forever Green Shops
2055 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-0223

Doc Ford’s Sanibel Rum Bar & Grille Sanibel

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Doc Ford’s Sanibel Rum Bar & Grille Sanibel

Casual beach-themed restaurant
Cruisine: American, Seafood, Caribbean, Grill, Raw Bar, Bar, Large Rum List

Open Daily 11am - 10pm
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night

Doc Ford’s Sanibel Rum Bar & Grille Sanibel

975 Rabbit Road
Sanibel Island, Florida 33957

1-(239)-472-8311

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Doc Ford’s Sanibel Rum Bar & Grille Captiva

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Doc Ford’s Sanibel Rum Bar & Grille Captiva

Open Daily 11am - 10pm

Casual beach-themed restaurant
Cruisine: American, Seafood, Caribbean, Grill, Raw Bar, Bar, Large Rum List

Live music every night on the patio from 6 to 9pm

Doc Ford’s Sanibel Rum Bar & Grille Captiva

5400 S Seas Plantation Rd
Captiva, FL 33924

1-(239)-312-4275

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Fresh Taqueria

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Fresh Taqueria Mexican crusine Sanibel Island Florida

Casual dining
Crusine: Mexican, Craft Beers and Wine

Fresh Taqueria

2411 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-579-0114

Hours: Monday-Saturady 5-9pm Closed Sundays
Dinner

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George and Wendy's Sanibel Seafood Grille

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory George and Wendy's Sanibel Seafoof Grille

Hours: 11am -1 am
Lunch, Dinner, Late night

Casual dining, full bar, live music
Cruisine: American, Seafood, Sandwhiches, Steaks, Wings, Pasta

George and Wendy's Sanibel Seafood Grille

Bailey's General Store
2499 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-395-1263

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Gramma Dot's Seaside Saloon

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Gramma Dot's Seaside Saloon

Sanibel Marina
634 N Yachtsman Dr,
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-8138

Hours: Sun-Monday 11:30am–8pm
Lunch, Dinner

Appropriate dress required
Cruisine: American, Seafood

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Great White Grill

Great White Grill

Pelican Place
2440 Palm Ridge Rd
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-0212

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Hours: 11am-9pm
Lunch, Dinner

Casual dining sports bar and grill
Cruisine: American, Pizza, Sandwiches, Craft Beers

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The Island Cow

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory The Island Cow casual dining pet friendly

Casual Dining, Pet Friendly, Kid Friendly, Live Music
Cruisine: American, Seafood, Raw Bar, Full Bar

Hours: 7am-9pm
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner

The Island Cow

2163 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel Island, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-0606

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Island Pizza Company

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Island Pizza Company Sanibel Island

Casual dining, Eat In, Take Out, Free Delivery, Kid friendly
Cruisine: Pizza, Burgers, Subs, Calzones, Beer, Wine

Island Pizza Company

1619 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel Island, Florida 33957

1-(239)-472-1581

Hours: Daily, 11am-10pm
Lunch, Dinner

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Il Cielo

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Il Cielo live music

Hours: Monday - Saturday 4:30-9:00 pm, Closed Sundays
Happy Hour from 4:30pm to 6:00pm

Casual Elegant
Cruisine: Creative American, Seafood, Vegetarian, Fusion, Gluten Free, Full Bar
Live Piano Music on Wednesday, Thursday, Fraiday, Saturday 7pm-9pm

Il Cielo

1244 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel Island, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-5555

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il Tesoro Bistro

il Tesoro Bistro

751 Tarpon Bay Rd
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-395-4022

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory il Tesoro Bistro italian seafood casual dining

Hours: Daily, 5:00-10pm
Dinner

Casual dining
Crusine: Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian

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The Jacaranda

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory The Jacaranda seafood steaks live entertainment

Hours 5-10pm
Dinner
Happy Hour 5-7pm

Casual dining
Cruisine: Seafood, Steaks
Live entertainment nightly 8:30pm-12:30am

The Jacaranda

1223 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-1771

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Lighthouse Cafe

Casual dining
Cruisine: American, Seafood

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Lighthouse Cafe breakfast lunch dinner American Seafood  Sanibel Island

Hours: Open Daily 7am-9pm
Breakfask, Lunch, Dinner
Breakfast served until 3 pm

Lighthouse Cafe

362 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-0303

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Lazy Flamingo

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Lazy Flamingo

Hours: 11am - 12am
Dinner, Late Night

Lazy Flamingo

6520-C Pine Ave
Sanibel Island, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-5353

Lazy Flamingo

1036 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-6939

Casual informal dining, kid friendly
Cruisine: Seafood, Burgers, Wings
Happy Hour Every Day 9:30pm-12:am

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Matzaluna The Italian Kitchen

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Matzaluna The Italian Kitchen

1200 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-1998

Hours: Open Daily 4:30pm – 9:30pm
Dinner only

Casual dining, kid friendly
Cruisine Italian, Pizza, Pasta, Seafood, wine, craft beer

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The Mucky Duck

The Mucky Duck

Casual dining - Beachfront dining and beach bar. One of the best places to sip a cold brew and watch the sunset!
Cuisine: Seafood

The Mucky Duck

11546 Andy Rosse Lane
Captiva, FL 33924

1-(239)-472-3434

Hours
Lunch 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Dinner 5:00 PM - 9:30 PM

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Over Easy Cafe

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Over Easy Cafe restaurant

Casual dining, kid and pet friendly
Cruisine: Amercian, Seafood

Hours Everyday, 7am-3:00pm
Breakfast, Lunch

Over Easy Cafe

Olde Sanibel Shoppes
630 Tarpon Bay Rd #1
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-2625

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The Pecking Order

Casual dining, bike friendly, pet friendly
Cruisine: Family Recipe Fried Chicken, Soul food

The Pecking Order

2496 Palm Ridge Rd
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-2534

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory The Pecking Order fried chicken sould food restaurant

Hours: Daily 11:am-9pm
Lunch, Dinner

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Pinocchio's Italian Ice Cream

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Pinocchio's Italian Ice Cream shop
Pinocchio's Italian Ice Cream

362 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-6566

Hours: Daily, 9am-9pm

Casual dining
Cruisine: Ice Cream Shop

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Rosie's Cafe & Grill

Casual dining
Cruisine: American, Seafood, Steaks, Pasta, Homeade Ice cream and desserts

Rosie's Cafe & Grill

2330 Palm Ridge Rd
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-579-0807

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Rosie's Cafe & Grill

Hours: 8:00am - 9:00pm
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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The Sandbar

The Sandbar

Steak and Seafood
2761 W Gulf Dr
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-0305

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory The Sandbar steak seafood restaurant

Hours: Everyday 5-9 pm
Dinner
HAPPY HOUR 4 - 5:30 PM

Casual-fine dining
Cruisine: American, Steak, Seafood

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Sanibel Café

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Sanibel Café breakfast lunch restaurant

Hours: Daily 7am-2:30 pm
Breakfast, Lunch

Sanibel Café

Tahitian Gardens
2007 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-5323

Casual dining
Cruisine: American breakfast staples & lunch fare

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Sanibel Oasis Cafe

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Sanibel Oasis Cafe

359 Periwinkle
Sanibel Island, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-9622

Hours: 8am-3pm
Breakfast, Lunch

Casual dining
Crusine: Deli

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The Sanibel Grill

The Sanibel Grill

703 Tarpon Bay Rd
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-4453

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory The Sanibel Grill seafood restaurant

Hours: 4pm-12am
Dinner

Casual dining
Cruisine: Seafood, Raw Bar; Full Bar, Craft Beer

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Sanibel Fish House Restaurant

Sanibel Fish House Restaurant

1523 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel, FL33957

1-(239)-472-7770

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Sanibel Fish House Restaurant

Hours:11am-10pm
Lunch, Dinner

Casual dining
Cruisine: American, Seafood, Full Bar

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Sea Star Cafe & Waterfront Bar

Sea Star Cafe & Waterfront Bar

937 E Gulf Dr
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-579-0195

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Sea Star Cafe & Waterfront Bar restaurant

Hours: Daily 8am-9pm
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Casual dining
Cruisine: American, Seafood, Steaks, Pasta, Burgers, Full Bar
Happy Hour

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Schnapper's Hots

Schnapper's Hots

1528 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-8686

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Schnapper's Hots hot dogs burgers fish chicken restaurant

Hours: Daily, 11am-8pm
Lunch, Dinner

Casual dining
Cruisine: American, Hot Dogs, Burgers, Fish, Chicken, Ice Cream

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Sweet Melissa's Cafe

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Sweet Melissa's Cafe restaurant

Hours: 11am-5pm
Lunch – Tuesday- Friday 11:30am to 2:30pm
Dinner – Tuesday- Saturday 5:00pm to Close, Closed Sundays and Mondays

Casual Elegant dining
Cruisine: American, Seafood, Full Bar
Live Acoustic Jazz Wednesday - Saturday Evenings

Sweet Melissa's Cafe

1625 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-1956

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The Timbers Restaurant & Fish Market

The Timbers Restaurant & Fish Market

703 Tarpon Bay Rd
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-395-2722

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory The Timbers Restaurant & Fish Market

Hours: Daily, 5:00pm – 9:00pm
Dinner

Casual Dining
Cruisine: Seafood, Steaks, Raw Bar, Craft Beer & Wine

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Thistle Lodge

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Thistle Lodge


Fine dining
Cruisine: Fusion / Eclectic / Floridian / European / Asian
Online reservations. brunch, lunch, and dinner

Thistle Lodge

Beachfront Dining
Casa Ybel Resort on Sanibel Island
2255 West Gulf Drive
Sanibel Island, Florida 33957

1-239-472-9200

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Traders Gulf Coast Grill and Gifts

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Traders Gulf Coast Grill and Gifts

Hours: Monday-Saturday 11am - 9pm Closed Sundays
Lunch, Dinner
Happy Hour 3-6 pm

Casual dining
Cruisine: American, Seafood, Steaks, Full Bar
Live entertainment on Tuesday and Thursday evenings

Traders Gulf Coast Grill and Gifts

1551 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-7242

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Traditions On the Beach

Sanibel Island restaurant information guide directory Traditions On the Beach

Hours: Monday-Saturday 5-9:30pm Closed Sundays during off season
Sunset Bar & Lounge for Tapas & Cocktails Monday thru Friday 4-9:30 pm

Casual Dining, Kid Friendly
Cruisine: Contemporary Italian, Seafood, Raw bar, Full bar
Live music and dancing

Traditions On the Beach

3111 W Gulf Dr
Sanibel, FL 33957

1-(239)-472-4559

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