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Sanibel Cafe

2007 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4100
+1 239-472-5323
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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2007 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4100
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261 - 270 of 685 reviews

Reviewed 6 March 2015

The best pancakes!! Great service, great coffee and a fabulous breakfast conveniently located! My husband had 'Gator and Grits' and it was really, really good!

1  Thank Patty T
Reviewed 6 March 2015

Good food. Good prices. No frills. Love the chicken salad. Good portions. Busy in afternoon , we had no wait at about 1.30

1  Thank Julie T
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Breakfast menu was extensive, and food was well prepared. Waffles were crispy on the outside and soft inside - perfect! Dinner is served during the busy winter months starting in February. We had dinner twice. The homemade soup (clam chowder) was delicious. Crab cakes had...More

1  Thank oz1972
Reviewed 1 March 2015

Went to Sanibel Cafe. My wife had lunch and I had breakfast. My meal was very good. There was a slight wait to get a seat. That is not unusual for good restaurants in Sanibel in February. The receptionist was very friendly. The waitress was...More

1  Thank John P
Reviewed 26 February 2015

Enjoyed a day at the beach, but traffic was horrific getting off the island, best choice we made was getting out of the long line of cars and pulling into the strip mall. Decided to try the Sanibel Café for coffee and dessert. . ....More

1  Thank mary h
Reviewed 26 February 2015

We were in a traffic tie up getting off the island in the afternoon and decided to pull into a stop mall, shop, and have coffee and dessert while the traffic cleared a bit. What a lucky decision and choice we made. They only have...More

1  Thank rindytch
Reviewed 23 February 2015

Reasonable prices and fresh breakfasts keep me coming back. Service is good and this place is always crowded in the morning...come early to avoid the crowd.

1  Thank butzy
Reviewed 19 February 2015

The Sanibel Café is in a small shopping area along Periwinkle Way. I had breakfast and my wife had lunch. My egg dish was generous in size and well prepared; my wife's chicken dish was good, not super but perfectly adequate. They have homemade raspberry...More

1  Thank Stormshine
Reviewed 14 February 2015 via mobile

Very diverse & creative menu from crab cake sandwiches to breakfast quesadillas & burgers (and the grilled parmesan tomatoes as a side are good). Good service & reasonable price.

1  Thank SaraBeth55
Reviewed 13 February 2015

Stopped by the strip mall on a bike ride. One of the near by store people recommended this place usually open only for breakfast and lunch but during high season open for dinner, he stated it is really good. We were struck by the tables...More

1  Thank igolfman
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1 April 2016|
Response from Jane S |
Yes it is. There is a ramp outside the restaurant to use. It goes to the promenade with the restaurant and stores. They have chairs, which can be moved to accommodate a wheelchair.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2007 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4100
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-5323
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