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Sanibel Island's Best Restaurants

The Island Cow Casual Dining
2163 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel Island, FL 33957
(239) 472-0606

Casual cafe serving up American cuisine including burgers & raw-bar options amid cow-themed decor.

Keylime Bistro Casual Dining
11509 Andy Rosse Lane
Captiva Island, FL 33924
(239) 395-4000
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.

Greenhouse Grill Casual Dining
2407 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel Island, FL 33957
(239) 472-6882, (239) 395-0534

Healthy, fresh, local seasonal ingredients compliments our Steaks, Seafood, Pasta, Salads, Burgers, and so much more! Vegan and Gluten Free options. Homemade lemonade and green tea with pomegranate are a favorite among our guests. Open daily 10:30-9:00. Enjoy a half price Special of the day Appetizer and drink specials from 4-6. Mention this prior to ordering to receive your discount.

The Sanibel Grill and Timbers RestaurantSunset Grill Casual Dining
6536 Pine Avenue
Sanibel Island, FL 33957
(239) 472-2333


Amy's Over Easy Café Casual Dining
630 Tarpon Bay Road
Unit 1
Sanibel Island, FL 33957
(239) 472-2625, (239) 472-3711

The Sanibel Bean Casual Dining
2240-B Periwinkle Way
Sanibel Island, FL 33957
(239) 395-1919

Sanibel Café Casual Dining
2007 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel Island, FL 33957
(239) 472-5323

Jerry's Foods of Sanibel Casual Dining
1700 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel Island, FL 33957
(239) 472-9300

Lighthouse Cafe (Sanibel) Casual Dining
362 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel Island, FL 33957
(239) 472-0303

Fine Dining

Old Captiva House
Tween Waters Inn
15951 Captiva Drive
Captiva Island, FL 33924
(800) 223-5865, (239) 472-5161

Welcome to the charming, historic Old Captiva House at the legendary "Tween Waters Inn ó Captiva's number one restaurant according to TripAdvisor, and Captiva's only fine dining restaurant to offer a Gulf-front view of America's most romantic sunset. Inspired by Executive Chef Jason Miller, our exciting "New Florida" menu is a colorful, wonderful exploration of island foods and flavors. Sometimes passionate. Sometimes mild. Sometimes fun. Yet all, truly great to admire and greater to enjoy ó from appetizers, through entrees, to desserts. Come, feast your eyes and appetite.

Sanibel Steakhouse
1473 Periwinkle Way
Sanibel Island, FL 33957
(239) 472-5700

Due to popular demand, dinner reservations at the bar must be made by phone Chipís Sanibel Steakhouse is Sanibel's Premier Steak & Seafood Restaurant. Our kitchen is staffed with dedicated craftsmen and prime ingredients, meeting in a union of culinary artistry, resulting in appetizers, entrees and desserts with scents, tastes, textures and presentations vivid enough to provide a feast for all your senses. Our comprehensive wine list will dazzle you with well-balanced inclusion of domestic and old-world vintages. Our fully-stocked bar featuring the finest single malt scotches, brandies, cognacs and ports allows us to offer the perfect counterpoint to every meal we serve. Make Chip's Sanibel Steakhouse your complete Sanibel Island dining destination. Take the few steps through our doors and leave the rest of the world a million miles away. We are Florida's Premier Steakhouse, we do more than serve great meals...we create memories.

Ellington's Jazz Bar & Restaurant
937 East Gulf Drive
Sanibel Island, FL 33957
(239) 472-0494

Thistle Lodge SanibelThistle Lodge Restaurant
Casa Ybel Resort
2255 West Gulf Drive
Sanibel Island, FL 33957
(239) 472-9200

Grand Views... Rave Reviews. At the Thistle Lodge Beachfront Restaurant, delicious cuisine is served in a historical heirloom setting overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. Swaying palms and gently breaking waves further set the scene for romance.Chef John Wolff brings to the Thistle Lodge nearly a decade of knowledge and creativity from his previous positions with upscale luxury resorts. He has a talent for improving the quality and consistency of the various lunch, dinner and brunch selections served, as well as special event and catered selections while remaining true to the food people have cherished for years.

Blue Coyote Supper Club
1100 Par View Drive, The Sanibel Island Golf Club,
Sanibel Island, FL 33957


IL Cielo
1244 Periwinkle Way, 1/10 mile east of Donax Street,
Sanibel Island, FL 33957


Traders Cafe
1551 Periwinkle Way,
Sanibel, Sanibel Island, FL

Sweet Melissa's Cafe
1625 Periwinkle Way,
Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4402

Executive Chef Melissa Talmage offers a divinely creative menu sure to fit any foodies dream. Serving lunch and dinner, Chef Melissa challenges your taste buds to explore an array of different textures and tastes. Our dinner menu is broken into sections and the entrees are offered in half portions to give you the ability to try a few different dishes in one visit. We also offer an extensive wine list to enhance your dining experience. Come join us for another side to island dining.

The Sandbar Sanibel IslandThe Sandbar
2761 West Gulf Drive,
Sanibel Island, FL 33957






Doc Ford's SanibelDoc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille
975 Rabbit Rd,
Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3037

Chill option for Caribbean eats, island-inspired cocktails & plenty of TVs for catching the game. Doc Ford's is different. It's a sports bar with gourmet food. It's also a place for book signings, meeting sports heroes, fishing guides and world travelers. Just as Randy Wayne White's novels are inspired by these islands, the spirit of their sports bar was inspired by Randy's main character.



Cips Restaurant SanibelCip's Place
2055 Periwinkle Way,
Sanibel Island, FL 33957






George & Wendy's Sanibel Seafood Grille
2499 Periwinkle Way,
Sanibel Island, FL 33957

Open lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch with late night and kids menus also available. Fabulous fresh seafood, steaks, salads, sandwiches, wings and more. Full bar. Live entertainment. Banquet room available. George & Wendy look forward to providing you with a high quality dining experience.

The Sangria Grill Casual Dining
2430 Periwinkle Way,
Sanibel Island,





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