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Bayfront Bistro

4761 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3923
+1 239-463-3663
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
4761 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3923
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11 - 20 of 1,352 reviews

Reviewed 4 June 2017

This was a great place to go for dinner. We have found many restaurants that serve fish but this place had originality and pizzaz. The portions were good - nicely served. Liked the salad options - they go beyond the regular offerings. Staff was attentive...More

Thank marles83
Reviewed 29 May 2017

My son gave me a gift certificate for Mother's Day to this diamond of the venue. I took a few girlfriends with me and had the best meal and service I've ever experienced. Matt, our server was friendly, attentive and suggested the most delicious lunch...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Nice view over the marina. We decided to choose different kinds of appetizers because they we´re half-prized during the happy our. Two for each person were enough and all of them were very good.

1  Thank Dominik S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We unexpectedly ended up at the Bayfront Bistro for my birthday dinner. We had stopped in at the publix in the same parking lot, and asked workers there for a good recommendation for seafood. The mentioned this restaurant. We would never have discovered it, without...More

1  Thank Suse521
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We were going on a cruise and came here to get dinner before the cruise. It was extremely expensive and the food was not good. Big disappointment.

Thank Maddie B
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We visited the Bayfront Bistro on Mother's Day. The restaurant was very busy and the staff was a little unprepared. We waited for a long time and then once we got a waitress there was a mix up and it took forever to get our...More

1  Thank ajmaxwell123
Reviewed 7 May 2017

My Wife and I have been to the Bayfront Bistro several times and have never been disappointed! Start off by getting a table outside overlooking the harbor, so you can watch the dolphins ducking in and out between the boats while sipping on your favorite...More

1  Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

So, we have been here many times. The food this time was wonderful and our poor waitress was great. We dined Monday May 1st, but we waited an hour for our food and our poor waitress was in the weeds, while the rest of the...More

3  Thank fancyink
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Visited last night and was very impressed with our hostess. She went out of the way to get us a great table that needed to be cleaned when she could have sat us at another less desirable table without effort. The service was generally good...More

1  Thank cincyhondo
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We were hoping to see a sunset but this place is on the east side of street. We had a nice dinner outside. Our server was good and food was nice. The bartender inside was very nice. We stopped in for happy hour. Great martinis

1  Thank Francy P
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24 March 2017|
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Response from Shawn L | Property representative |
$14 Bottomless Mimosas and a $15 Ultimate Bloody Mary (Tito's Vodka, 2 Bleu Cheese Stuffed Olives, 3 Large Blackened Shrimp, Celery, Pickle and a Lime). We also have live music.
16 March 2017|
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Response from meanbud | Reviewed this property |
I regret that I was only in the area for a week and do not know the answer to your question. Just give the a call.
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4 November 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 45
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4761 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3923
  • Public Transportation: Beach Trolley stop is on the road next to the entrance.
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 239-463-3663
  • E-mail
Bayfront Bistro is located on beautiful Estero Bay in a pristine preserve area on Ft Myers Beach. 200 yards from the white sands on the Gulf of Mexico the restaurant shares this beautiful location with Snook Bight Yacht Club & Marina. Bayfront Bistro is a Wine Spectator and Wine Enthusiast Award winner and the wine selection has 400 bottles to choose from, with something to please every palate. Dine in air conditioned comfort in the spectacular dining room where every table has a perfect view of the Bay or outside on the dining deck. Our talented chefs have crafted menus that will delight your senses! Start your meal with our Asian Calamari or Caribbean Ceviche , try our famous Bistro Salad, and then continue with 8 oz Filet Mignon, Bayfront Butterfish or Black Grouper with Lobster Salad. And what meal would be complete without a selection of In-House made desserts such as Bourbon Chocolate Bread Pudding or Authentic Key Lime Pie? We look forward to seeing you!
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