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Timbers Restaurant and Fish Market

703 Tarpon Bay Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3113
+1 239-472-3128
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (247 reviews)
“fresh fish” (96 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:00All hours
Sushi, American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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703 Tarpon Bay Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3113
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581 - 590 of 1,666 reviews

Reviewed 9 August 2015

We don't eat seafood, but this place suggested to us by our hotel. There are two restaurants here. If you can't climb the stairs, don't worry, there is an elevator in the parking garage under the building. From the story told in the back of...More

1  Thank travelon2468
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Dinner first night on the Island was at Timbers recommended by the hotel staff. Extremely good wait staff. Good cocktail menu. Lots of choices for dinner from local seafood to steaks. Had intended to order dessert, but dinner was so filling, there was no room...More

1  Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 7 August 2015

Very good food and reasonably priced; nice environment; good service and definitely kid friendly. Would highly recommend

1  Thank kellyf519
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Food was really good. The ambiance was great. Seafood was fresh and the prices were very reasonable.

1  Thank asia999
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Had a small reception for my daughters wedding on July 29. I cannot say enough good things about the manager Anja and her staff. They went above and beyond to make sure everything was perfect. We have been visiting Sanibel for many years and Timbers...More

Thank Ross M
Reviewed 4 August 2015

great food at reasonable price on Sanibel centrally located and easy to find. Food was deliecious and well presented. We will go again. Parking could be a problem at the busiest of times.

1  Thank Rebecca K
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Just went there for the first time. My dinner was excellent, the Fisherman's Platter. Shrimp scampi, scallops and bronzed red snapper (nothing fried), plus soup or salad, vegetable and potato (french fries, baked potato, sweet baked potato or rice pilaf). i choose the New England...More

Thank patriciapZ2786WU
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

We went to Timbers based on the reviews on TripAdvisor. It was very disappointing and hit our wallet hard. My husband ordered the fresh caught grouper and it was good but the veggies served with it were nothing special. His entree was $29 and definitely...More

Thank Kerri76ron82
Reviewed 1 August 2015

I was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the seafood, better than some of the restaurants billed as "fine dining!" We each had Manhattan clam chowder which was very good, could have been a bit hotter in temp. I had the bronzed grouper with a...More

Thank escapetocape
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Fish was fresh and beautifully presented, staff was great. A little pricey but you do get what you pay for - a must try restaurant!

Thank katie3222015
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
How far ahead can I call for call ahead seating for a Tuesday or Wednesday night?
22 February 2016|
Response from kachina152 | Reviewed this property |
Just show up unless it is a holiday, they should seat u in a couple of minutes
What are the early bird hours
10 December 2015|
Response from kachina152 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure they have early bird. The standard early bird in Sanibel is about 5-7, some times later in the summer, people want to stay on the beach until the last possible minute. 😍
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 34
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 703 Tarpon Bay Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3113
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-3128
  • E-mail
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