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The Veranda

2122 2nd St, At Broadway, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3013
+1 239-332-2065
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2122 2nd St, At Broadway, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3013
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One word: flawless. Beautiful setting, impeccable service, extensive wine list and last but not least delicious food.

Thank dchalet2017
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have lived in Cape Coral for about 8 years and our main complaint is the shortage of fine restaurants. I tripped across a mention of this restaurant by accident, so we booked a reservation several weeks ago. It was a very pleasant surprise. Located...More

Thank Dick P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Veranda is an old Fort Myers tradition, which I discovered in 2000, when I worked in downtown Fort Myers. It's a renovated mansion that was turned into a restaurant, but retains many of the old charms of a gone by era. The old Southern...More

1  Thank Q1051IHstephanieb
Reviewed 4 days ago

A night in Downtown Ft Myers should include at least a visit to this stunning property. You can have a drink and appetizer at the bar or an elegant dinner in the dining room. The staff and service were excellent. the food was outstanding. Would...More

Thank Lana W
Reviewed 5 days ago

The food was absolutely wonderful. We had the Chateaubriand and even the veggies were amazing. The presentation was lovely, the wine was good. Our waiter, Graham, did a wonderful job of making sure we had everything we needed, providing outstanding recommendations, and overall being friendly...More

Thank Melissa R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went for lunch. Every part was perfect. When you go try to eat outside. Hard to believe you're in the middle of downtown Ft Myers. Just beautiful. Our meals were excellent. Nice portions. Creative presentations. Well priced. Can't wait to go back.

Thank Barry W
Reviewed 5 days ago

I am local and this is my favorite restaurant over the years. The wait staff treats you like your everyday is your every special day. First class and historic property. The restaurant is in the house of a Fort Myers founder! Just a wonderful lunch...More

Thank Virginia H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a locals favorite off the strip two blocks but a tradition for 47+ years. Chef is wonderful owner takes pride in the food and atmosphere. This is a special place.

Thank KenDehon
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I had a lovely meal here. The service from Mike aka George Michael was fantastic. He was spot on with marking silver, folding my napkin while away from the table and just a great overall attentiveness without hovering. Had cool wine that...More

Thank LouieSpoon
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took another couple there as a "Thank You" treat for them. From the moment we arrived until we left, everything was perfect. This is not a fluke. We have been there many times and it has always been outstanding.

Thank Ken S
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Does the restaurant have Gluten Free choices?
17 April 2017|
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Response from Sandra M | Reviewed this property |
I am not certain; I would contact them and ask the question.
dinner menu
15 April 2017|
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Response from martylinenko | Reviewed this property |
this isnt Burger King ,,, its a first class restaurant,Love it
Is there a separate room for an anniversary party?
12 February 2017|
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Response from Diana W | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have a separate room but the outside patio seating area may be able to be reserved depending on the size of the party.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2122 2nd St, At Broadway, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3013
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-332-2065
  • E-mail
Nestled in the heart of historic downtown Fort Myers. The Veranda will take you away from the hustle & bustle of everyday life to a bygone era of Antebellum charm.

The Veranda's romantic setting in two turn-of-the-century homes, combined with our Southern Regional Cuisine, an extensive wine list, and first class service staff will provide you with the most unique dining experience in Southwest Florida.

Celebrating our 35th year in business, The Veranda is consistently honored as one of the most award-winning restaurants in the area.

Join us and experience the romance, the history and the charm that is
the Veranda!