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The French Press

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$$ - $$$
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5789 Cape Harbour Drive, # 101, Cape Coral, FL 33914 (Formerly Run Agrounds)
+1 239-542-0212
07:00 - 22:00
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North Augusta, South Carolina
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Sunday brunch was excellent in every respect at The French Press - full buffet, great service and waterfront location, creative dishes, all in all a very good experience

Thank pierre071
Cape Coral, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

First time at the French press! Went In for the gelato, which was amazing, and stayed for open mic night entertainment! Finished with a great cup of coffee! Must try.

Thank kathyroy593
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is across from Fathoms and owned by the same people. Is a coffee shop that is more than a coffee shop. Along with breakfast items coffee and bakery goods, they offer the best homemade Gelatto in all of Cape Coral. It's made right on the premises. You get to have a taste of any flavor. It's really hard to... More 

Thank Pat P
McMillan, Michigan
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38 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Nutella crepe was a bit thick. My husband said his veggie crepe was bland. Located in an upscale harbor/shopping/outdoor mall. Trendy but not special.

Thank jengle42453
Cape Coral, fl
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

They have a nice selection of specialty coffees, tasty treats, ice cream and teas. They offer a quiet spot for surfing the internet or reading a book. This is a must do in Cape Coral

Thank flipper981
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

We visit here several times when in town - great gelato, pastries, espresso and a very nice area to enjoy Florida by the boat docks. You must try this!

Thank Gary B
Twin Lakes, Wisconsin
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127 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Great place to start your morning. This is where RunaGrounds used to be. Remodeled and looks great. Very comfortable inside, dockside patio seating is awesome also. Breakfast foods including breakfast sandwiches, lunch options, great coffee, and of course gelato/ice cream. They offered free samples almost every time we walked in the door. They remembered our morning drink from one day... More 

Thank KampOC
Key West, Florida
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167 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

I've been here 4 times this past week, and I'll be back next time I'm in town! The French Press proves it's not the name on the door (it's changed from my last time) but the people, coffee & food INSIDE that makes a great eatery! I've been alone every time I'm there, and I've been welcomed into a group... More 

Thank Vagabond-Sue
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137 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Under one roof is a tremendous selection of gelato and Norman Love chocolates. The chocolate creations are indeed confections - beautiful and delicious. The gelato is a great compliment. Enjoy seating inside or out but come and enjoy.

Thank mkmcnair
Cape Coral florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

We have visited Cape Coral five times now on holiday and always call at The French Press. We have had coffee, milk shakes, ice cream and scrumptious cakes over the years and still go back each visit. You can sit outside overlooking the gorgeous Marina if you wish. I would recommend a visit if you are in the area of... More 

Thank Alan G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5789 Cape Harbour Drive, # 101, Cape Coral, FL 33914 (Formerly Run Agrounds)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Cape Coral
  • Phone Number: +1 239-542-0212

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?