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The Beached Whale

) #13 of 88 Restaurants in Fort Myers Beach ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Seafood
1249 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2708
+1 239-463-5505
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“mussels” (103 reviews)
“wings” (86 reviews)
“beach bread” (50 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1249 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2708
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1 - 10 of 1,454 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

The Beached Whale was a great first stop to our Gulf Coast vacation. Michele, our waitress, was pleasant and the view of the Gulf and fish tacos were awesome.

1  Thank cjbro313
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great food, great server (Angela), great entertainment and environment, will be returning! Live music tonight was fantastic, played guitar and trumpet!

Thank Katie R
Reviewed 3 days ago

After many visits to Ft. Myers Beach, we stumbled upon "The Beached Whale" and had a great dinner! Food was very good and priced reasonably. Bonus of live entertainment, too. Our waitress, Angela, was super-friendly and provided great service. Other staff were also friendly and...More

Thank TML303
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wonderful way to spend a Saturday afternoon. The barmaid, Angela, was friendly and great to chat with. A must place to stop by .

Thank FormerLIgirl
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We've been coming to the Beached Whale as long as we've lived in Fort Myers and always love their food, especially the mussels and fish tacos. Today we had a server named MICHELLE and she was amazing! She was so friendly and attentive and even...More

1  Thank raquellahess
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The food here is amazing. Excellent oysters, ribs, burger, and the special was yellowtail snapper, it was all great! And don't miss the key lime pie, it's delicious. Our server Michele was incredibly helpful and kind, we will be returning as this is the best...More

1  Thank KatNicole032
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Definitely an amazing restaurant!! It was perfect for a special family dinner. Our waiter, Elijah, was one of the nicest waiters I have ever met in all my years. He was kind and always had a smile on his face.. no matter how many napkins...More

Thank OliviaPeets
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good food. Good Prices. Had the coconut shrimp. Excellent service from Andrea. Would definitely return on my next trip to FL.

Thank Jessica G
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you Jessica! We'll let Andrea know you enjoyed it!

Reviewed 5 days ago

Fun restaurant with nice view of the beach from the top floor. The food and cocktails were terrific and Michelle our server was fantastic! She was not only incredibly warm and friendly but also provided incredible service. When my son's order was mistakenly given to...More

1  Thank cmus59
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you! We'll let Michelle know you enjoyed it!

Reviewed 5 days ago

VERY COOL place to eat and enjoy the view. The food was great and the service was even better. Our server (Robin) could not have been better. She was AWESOME!

Thank Shannon m
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you Shannon! We're glad you enjoyed it and we'll let Robin know you had a good time!

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Response from Carol M | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of a contest. The servers do get credit for positive reviews.
Mike G
14 January 2017|
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Response from WhaleFMB | Property representative |
Hello! Thank you for your question! We will be having drink and food specials, to be determined when we know what teams are playing. Hope to see you then!
31 August 2016|
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Response from dmgholt | Reviewed this property |
i dont know what the problem is ..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1249 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2708
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 239-463-5505
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The best BBQ and Seafood restaurant on the Fort Myers Beach featuring outdoor dining and happy hour Mon-Fri from 2-5! Amazing food, spectacular service, and 26 TV's for all your family's sports fans!
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