Enjoy World-Class Dining at Fort Myers Beach Restaurants

Vacations are a time to enjoy the finer things in life. Here in Fort Myers Beach, that couldn’t be easier, especially when it comes to indulging in some of Florida’s best cuisine. Here’s a list of some of our favorite local restaurants, each of which would make a perfect prelude or epilogue to a day of arts, entertainment and outdoor recreation.

Bayfront Bistro

This elegant yet casual bistro offers a charming waterfront dining experience at Snook Bight Yacht Club and Marina. With a diverse menu featuring everything from sushi to lamb, the food is as enjoyable as the ambience.

Royal Scoop Ice Cream Shop

Cool off in the most delicious way possible with a couple scoops of gourmet ice cream from Royal Scoop, which serves old-fashioned homemade ice cream in over 44 flavors.

Fish Monger Restaurant

"From the boat to our kitchens, the freshest fish never leaves our sight." Those are the words of Nick Ruland, owner of the legendary Fish Monger Restaurant, where seafood lovers can enjoy Fort MyersBeach’s freshest fish, along with a full liquor bar, friendly staff and Mary’s home made desserts.

Smoking Oyster Brewery

Affectionately known as S.O.B., this lively oyster bar rarely has an empty seat in the house. More than just oysters, it’s known for great live music, a wide selection of drinks and a vibrant tropical ambience.

Matanzas on the Bay

With one of the most breathtaking water views of any restaurant in Fort MyersBeach, Matanzas on the Bay is acclaimed for their pizza and Old Florida casual atmosphere. Show up by car or boat!

The Cottage Beach Bar & Gulf Shore Grill

For more than 40, years, these Fort MyersBeach establishments have been a favorite among locals, who come for the fresh seafood, impressive salad bar, relaxed atmosphere and spectacular views.

Yucatan Beach Stand Bar & Grill

Multiple award winner in the annual Taste of the Beach competition, the Yucatan Beach Stand is a great place to grab some grub in Fort Myers Beach. With a laid-back Caribbean-inspired atmosphere and a diverse menu, it’s a must for any food-loving visitor.

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