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Bonita Bill's Waterfront Cafe

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702 Fishermans Wharf, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2204
+1 239-463-6119
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06:00 - 23:00
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Tue 06:00 - 23:00
Wed - Thu 06:00 - 22:00
Fri 06:00 - 23:00
Sat - Mon 06:00 - 22:00
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Rogersville, Missouri
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92 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Bonita Bill's was recommended to us by a neighbor. He said it was a good place & where the "locals" go in Ft. Myers. He was right! We enjoyed excellent fried shrimp & sides. A local band began playing & some couples danced. We're going back!!!

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Thank bsnorris
Bonita Springs, Florida
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204 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our ROMEO club went their for lunch. Had the blackened fish sandwich, it was swai, from the catfish family from Southeast Asia. Sitting having a beer overlooking shrimp and fishing boats it would have been so much better eating local fish from Ft Myers not Vietnam. Although good, next time I'll have a burger.

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Cape Coral
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62 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always enjoy Bonita Bill's. Great local flavor, on the water, sailboats, fishing trawlers, "pirate" ships floating by. The house cat visiting around. Pets are welcome, we always take our dog. Very reasonable prices. Karaoke night is a blast and they almost always have live music. Very popular with everyone.

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Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great to be back at Bonita Bills. Love the local flavor. Had a cool Halloween party. Beer and wine only but can't beat the $7.00 picture of beer. Manager Kirby is a hoot, truly outstanding. Kimberly, Loretta, Shelly, and Matt are super friendly. Made this non local feel very welcome. Breakfast is great and the dinner special pulled pork was... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My step daughter loves to go here to sing. This is one of her best places to be at as she loves to sing

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Fort Myers, Florida
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55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We docked our boat there and decided upon drinks and lunch. It was a good thing we were not in a hurry, the service was very slow and the place was not that busy. I know this is the off season, maybe they cut their staff down, but lunch took almost 2 hours.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had breakfast here before taking the Key West Express it was and order your breakfast at the counter and paying taking the number and waiting for them to bring you your breakfast, it was very much a gathering place for the locals nothing fancy but very inexpensive and truly was delicious,cooked my eggs exactly the way i liked,would go back.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We were walking around in the area and just found Bonita Bills by accident. Didn't look like much from the outside but we decided to go in for a beer. Glad we did as we ended up spending most of the afternoon there. On the waterfront with great view. We enjoyed watching tourist trying to dock their boats which I... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Good food and good fun with great views of the water. Very busy so be prepared for a full house. Munchies here are great with good cold beverages. Busy area so take a cab.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

What a great twist on Tacos! Deep fried! Yummy! We love Taco Tuesday at Bonita Bills! Kirby and the crew rock and Chucky from Kentucky keeps the tunes coming! A locals hang out fit for all. Inexpensive pitchers of beer, great food and beautiful views! Come one come all but keep a couple stools open for us at the bar!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 23:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 702 Fishermans Wharf, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2204
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 239-463-6119

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?