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Heidi's Island Bistro

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, German,
2943 Estero Blvd, Unit 4 & 5, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3552
+1 239-765-8844
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“spaetzle” (112 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (106 reviews)
“apple strudel” (56 reviews)
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American, German, Austrian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2943 Estero Blvd, Unit 4 & 5, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3552
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1 - 10 of 1,098 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My hubby and I had dinner here on our first night in Ft Myers. The owners run it and come out to greet you! The lady is one of the nicest people you'll ever meet! Kind and warm.... very knowledgeable about food! The husband is...More

Thank Andrea W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love European cuisine and were hoping this would be ok given it was in a beach location but it turned out to be outstanding!!! Owner chef prepares each part of the meal with great care and to perfection. Not sure we could have topped...More

Thank JohnandMaggie1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I were trying to go to the chinese buffet right next door only to find the buffet closed for the season, as we were walking back to the car we noticed Hedi;s, we were not sure it was a restaraunt but another...More

Thank Jeffery J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not the biggest fan of German food but as a member of a Friday Night Dinner group, I had to go along and I am really glad I did. Reading the menu, I saw the words "Cheese Schnitzel" and by cheese they meant cream...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food on menus good need more selection for groups of people somewhat slow on service but clean place a little fine tuning needed

Thank Chuck G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Best decision for dinner we've made since arriving. Heidi was incredibly warm and welcoming, and the food was delicious. Started with Bavarian Pretzel appetizer with original German sweet mustard. So good. Then we had plates of spaetzle, Werner schnitzel and roast pork with sides of...More

Thank Cathi R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Best German food I've had in a long time. Family owned and operated adds a special personal touch. Our group each had something different all giving it top rating. Took a bunch of pastries to go. Excellent Germany draft beer selection. ENJOY!

Thank Robert V
Reviewed 15 August 2017

While vacationing on Ft. Myers Beach, we had read about the good food served at Heidi's Island Bistro. The location is close to Times Square, but there is major road construction which poses a problem for many of the businesses. The standing water in the...More

Thank barrybE3023EV
Reviewed 13 August 2017

My parents live in Fort Myers and have tried numerous different restaurants in the Fort Myers area and Heidi's is the BEST! Every time I visit from Denver we make sure that we come to Heidi's for the incredible food and friendly customer service from...More

Thank Brooke N
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Went here with my family. We had never had German food before, but Heidi walked us through the menu and helped pick drinks and recommended dishes. She was very kind and helpful and the food was delicious! Das schmeckt!

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Questions & Answers
1 June 2017|
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Response from Axel W | Property representative |
Pets are welcome on the outdoor seating.
1 June 2017|
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Response from Monica M | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. You can call and ask them.
Jennifer C
27 April 2017|
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Response from Axel W | Property representative |
we have a lot of Guten-free options. Please give us a call and we will be glad to tell you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 22
Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2943 Estero Blvd, Unit 4 & 5, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3552
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 239-765-8844
  • E-mail
After over 30 years of experience in the restaurant business in Europe and Canada, we have made our dream come true and opened July 2012 our restaurant Heidi's Island Bistro in Florida, Fort Myers Beach. We want you to feel comfortable & that you enjoy our great German and local dishes under the Sun in Florida. Heidi's serving Breakfast from 7 am - 11:30 am, Lunch from 11:30 am - 4 pm & Dinner from 4 pm - 9 pm. In our small attached bakery you will find some nice selections of sweets, Bread, German Rolls and Cakes & of course the famous Black Forest Cake. The team of Heidi's Island Bistro will do their best so that you have an unforgettable dining experience.
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