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The Veranda

2122 2nd St, At Broadway, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3013
+1 239-332-2065
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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2122 2nd St, At Broadway, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3013
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We ate here with an investment group seeking our business. We were given a limited menu. The food was good, nice atmosphere.

Thank KenRichards
Reviewed 1 week ago

Old school...a bit dated...but you can't beat the fried green tomatoes! Service is generally good. See if you can sit outside if the weather cooperates...good quality bartender/drinks, responsive kitchen.

Thank traildawgz
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is excellent, service great and I would highly recommend if not for the pervasive smell of moldy old carpet in the entry way to the restaurant. I thought at my last visit that maybe this was a one time thing but not so,...More

1  Thank Gary R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here for lunch years ago...and liked it. Happy that I got to go again...this time we were invited to a party being held the night before a wedding. Perfect weather for the event being held in the courtyard. Buffet had delicious salads, vegetables ,...More

Thank evergrn76
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I came to Ft. Myers for a holiday getaway. We booked a reservation at the Veranda which we were introduced to by friends some years ago. As we recalled our luncheon with friends was delightful and the charm of the establishment was...More

Thank Leonard M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rick our server was the best ever and definitely made our dinner a great experience. Love the place and always have the best of the best.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been going here for years, never a bad meal or staff. I order the same thing every time, rack of lamb. If you want a upscale restaurant in downtown fort myers this is the place for you.

Thank Jeanette A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have lived in Florida all of our adult lives and this restaurant is tried and true. Excellent food, service, atmosphere. The old Florida feel of the building is unmatched in the area. It’s my go to for celebrations and romantic date nights.

Thank darknite1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our waiter was Brent and he ably cared for us the entire evening. Two of us had a wonderful shrimp 🦐 cocktail that was fresh and delicious. I had the fresh grilled Red Snapper that was as good as I have ever had and it...More

Thank Charles P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My Husband took me back to Veranda for my Birthday. It was just as wonderful as our time last August. We had the beef carpaccio as an appetizer,both of us couldn’t resist the scallops for our entree and creme brûlée for desert .We requested our...More

1  Thank cookie0316
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I am not certain; I would contact them and ask the question.
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this isnt Burger King ,,, its a first class restaurant,Love it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2122 2nd St, At Broadway, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3013
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-332-2065
Nestled in the heart of historic downtown Fort Myers. The Veranda will take you away from the hustle & bustle of everyday life to a bygone era of Antebellum charm. The Veranda's romantic setting in two turn-of-the-century homes, combined with our Southern Regional Cuisine, an extensive wine list, and first class service staff will provide you with the most unique dining experience in Southwest Florida. Celebrating our 35th year in business, The Veranda is consistently honored as one of the most award-winning restaurants in the area. Join us and experience the romance, the history and the charm that is the Veranda!
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