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Flippers on the Bay

8771 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-5127
+1 239-765-1025
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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8771 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-5127
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1 - 10 of 1,771 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a great place! We stayed at the resort and could not wait to eat here all during our 3 day stay. Breakfast and dinner was the best! Food was great and the service was awsome. Being on the water near sunset was great..nice breezes...More

2  Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 2 days ago

Unlike other waterfront restaurants where you pay for the view, and take whatever food goes with it, this is a place I would go out of my way for the quality food. My husband ordered the lobster mac and cheese, which came with a good...More

Thank Krista D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have become regulars at this place! Breakfast is our favorite time to come in because of the breakfast girls! Jenna, Chloe, Lora, Erica,and Jordan are the best!! Always a pleasure to see their smiling faces bright in the a.m!!!

Thank kbell175_
Reviewed 2 days ago

August 15, 2017 was my third visit to Flippers. I also was there twice in August of 2015. I was very pleased on all my visits as the food and the service were fantastic. This visit was made even more special by the staff. When...More

Thank ChristineSchloss
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Best food I've ever had ever beautiful place lovely atmosphere wonderful food. And ask for Katie n. she is amazing. Try the sea bass Oscar is to die for.

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 5 days ago

We pulled up to this nice bar in our rented Pontoon boat from the Pink Shell Resort and we are glad we did! We were very hot from the Florida sun and just wanted salads but these salads were huge and extremely good. Very fresh...More

Thank Redharpie
Reviewed 6 days ago

The location is great with bay and pass water views (dolphins!) and you are literally on the water. The food is excellent! I had the calamari for an app, then a wedge salad with blackened grouper. Both were presented well and tasted great!! If you...More

Thank 2BKIS
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My fiance and I came to flippers on our vacation after I proposed to her. I called flippers earlier in the day to see if they would be able to help me out with making this night special. Without hesitation they did everything for me...More

Thank DylanLKret
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food and service were fabulous and the view was amazing as well. Worth ever penny spent. I will never go to that vicinity without stopping at Flippers on the Bay.

Thank LisaCaldwel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food! The chef came to our table to explain every dish. The starters were to die for and the main dishes that we ordered were amazingly good. At the end we ordered a pineapple cake with vanilla ice cream as dessert and was the...More

Thank Giulianna S
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1 July 2017|
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Response from Lynne J | Reviewed this property |
No inside or air-conditioned!
Megan G
17 May 2017|
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Response from mhweber53 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. We had a party of four and made reservations. I would strongly recommend reservations for any size party as it was really busy. Good luck!
Megan G
16 May 2017|
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Response from Barbara J | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't recall. We don't have any.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 32
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8771 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-5127 (Formerly Flipper's)
    (Estero Blvd.)
  • Public Transportation: Fort Myers beach trolley stop located one hundred yards to the west of the restuarant.
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 239-765-1025
  • E-mail
Flippers on the Bay is an outdoor dining venue located on the dolphin filled waterfront vistas of Estero Bay. Enjoy the dynamic creations of Chef Juan Cruz while experiencing picturesque sunsets.
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