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Schnapper's Hots

1528 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4514
+1 239-472-8686
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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1528 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4514
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Reviewed yesterday

We stopped here for ice cream. A small shop with limited parking, we ordered a chocolate shake and banana shake. Both were delicious! Also got a small dish of watermelon ice, super tasty! Great staff very friendly.

Thank phonemom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice spot to grab a hot dog. Clean and friendly and in an easy to get to location. We walked there from our motel across the street - the Kona Kai.

Thank cowgirl41
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me start with the food is great. The grouper sandwich was delish and the fries that came with it were crunchy and salty. However, it should have taken half the time to complete our order. In addition, a warning: If you are planning on...More

1  Thank Brian M
Reviewed 12 March 2018

OK...The name signals casual, and it is. Open-faced char-grilled hot dogs, burgers, and more. Really good fries! But you have to figure out where the order line is, you will wait a few minutes for the food, and you will be mildly surprised by your...More

Thank Jay W
Reviewed 6 March 2018

During our fourth year renting we finally stopped here. You place your order at the counter, grab a picnic table outside (there are only a few) and your number is called. Hot dog and hamburger each with fries: perfect. Nicely packed if you want to...More

Thank SVFirstEdition
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Every year when we go to Sanibel, our first lunch out is Schnapper's. I love their fries. They're like home and not other places around it can come close. The Burgers and Hot Dogs are also about the best to our liking.

Thank ghc43
Reviewed 8 February 2018

The cashier that takes your order is so very friendly that we liked this place right away. Great hot dogs and fries and more for food plus a wide variety of ice cream treats. Limited outdoor seating but ample parking and it is right on...More

Thank Leigh H
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Problem is...we're always so full, we never have tasted what looks like delicious ice cream! We had thought of stopping back for a shake/malt, but we decided to just get pints of ice cream to eat b/c the shakes, if I remember correctly, are $5...More

Thank elmettehead
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Casual hot dog place. Good for lunch when you don't want to change out of beach clothes. Kind of expensive but most everything on the island is expensive.

Thank deborah f
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Hot Dogs, CheeseBuggers, Fries, Onion Rings and Truly Great Shakes made with real ice cream what more could one want. Cheerful service and tasty dishes make Schapper’s the place to go on Sanibel when you want to have a bugger or a dog or just...More

Thank James H
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2 November 2015|
Response from OnBehalfOf | Property representative |
Hi Mandie, our hot dogs are gluten free; however, not the bread.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1528 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4514
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-8686
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