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George & Wendy's Sanibel Seafood Grille

2499 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3230
+1 239-395-1263
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beef on weck” (47 reviews)
“tuna tacos” (85 reviews)
“seafood grill” (48 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
2499 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3230
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have been coming to Sanibel for years but have not try George & Wendy’s till tonight. We are glad we did, the service was delightful, even though the menu had more than enough choices Cathy our server helped by getting the kitchen to swap...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Seated quickly outside during prime time lunch. Good menu. Very good food. Excellent service. Server even offered guidance on day’s activities.

Thank GailMAnne
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Waiter recommended tuna tacos as an appetizer..omg! Every bite was better than the last. Food was incredible. Service was a 10!

Thank ldupre
Reviewed 6 days ago

Comfortable place, easy to get to with a large well run bar. Just did some appitizers - which were all classics and well prepared - but the real treat was the band. Busted Stuff with Dave and Cyn was unreal. They play here from Jan...More

Thank JohnBa3
Reviewed 6 days ago

George & Wendy's seems to have something for everyone, which is nice, but they don't specialize in anything, which is a little less so. We sat outside and it was very pleasant but the inside is nicely decorated too. Not sure about bar area -...More

Thank EBPandDSP
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Read some reviews about this being so so and never being crowded. I decided to make reservations anyway and I’m glad I did. We arrived little early and the place was hopping. Long line and wait to get in however our table was ready and...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed an early dinner here during our trip. Fast, efficient service. Yummy meal. Would definitely go back!

Thank TravelMom203
Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted to listen to must so we asked a younger employee at the resort where to go and he suggested George and Wendys... Well The must was ok ..lol BUT the food and service was awesome. We could not have been happier there. Every...More

Thank Angela Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our very first time there. Our waitress was very helpful and friendly. We had family staying on the island. The place is not that big, but we got there after lunch and before dinner (2:30pm on a Thursday) and it wasn't busy at...More

Thank GeorgeRita C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came in late after a sunset cruise. Lively, good food, a great waiter named Torre. His food suggestions were right on and he alerted us that the kitchen would close in 20 minutes. Will return.

Thank Lynn K
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705natashak
11 March 2018|
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Response from cabo f | Reviewed this property |
No there is not
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GrillMaster47
27 June 2017|
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Response from Dawn B | Property representative |
Hello Grillmaster. We have a few vegetarian options available to include salads, steam vegetables (upon request) and fruit. Please bring your dietary restrictions to our attention when visiting and we will be sure to... More
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John M
24 February 2017|
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Response from Dawn B | Property representative |
Yes! We do take and recommend reservations, especially during season, to avoid wait times. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 37
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2499 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3230
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-395-1263
  • E-mail
Description
George & Wendy Schnapp both moved to Sanibel Island in 2002, George from Buffalo and Wendy from Chicagoland. They met on the island, fell in love and married in 2007. George has been in the restaurant business for over 30 years. Together they opened George & Wendy's Seafood Grille in 2011 to provide a place where locals and visitors could come and enjoy good food, drinks and entertainment. We are open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week offering an extensive menu sure to please any palate. The Chef and General Manager work together with their team to provide a welcoming dining experience for all. George and Wendy's Seafood Grille offers one of largest Hand-Crafted Cocktail menus on the islands, 20 beers on tap, an extensive wine list and a full liquor bar. Entertainment is provided most weekday evenings and weekends. Kid meals are served on a souvenir Frisbee to enjoy. T-Shirts, hats and local artwork are also available for purchase. We are open late for dinner and offer a late night dining menu as well. It's fun for the whole family.
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