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Nervous Nellie's

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1131 1st St, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2622
+1 239-463-8077
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Were seated on the lower patio and very much enjoyed the view and live music. Seemed to have a never-ending string of different servers though, none of whom seem to ever communicate with the others. Never received waters asked for throughout the meal. Bread and butter that was promised twice never arrived. The main dishes arrived at exactly the same... More 

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North Dakota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We didn't a wonderful afternoon in Ft Myers and enjoyed lunch at Nellie's. They have a wonderful view of the harbour and a huge menu! We enjoyed grouper sandwiches and the portions are huge! You can definitely share! It's a great place!

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Thank Rebecca B
Fort Myers, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stopped in here for drinks while waiting to board the sightseeing cruise next door. We saw all the delicious looking food being served around us we had to order the Boom Boom Chicken Sandwich and split it. The sandwiches all seemed to have the meat hanging over the bun. Everything looked so good we went back after the cruise... More 

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Ft myers
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Good food, spectacular view and live entertainment. Reasonably priced lunch or dinner and don't miss cocktails on either deck.

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Thank SASkipper
orlando florida
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Everything about the place was great. We had a romantic dinner. Prices were decent and the pinacolata was the best.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stopped in late, near their closing time for a drink with friends. Didn't notice they were getting ready to close. They didn't rush us. Very nice people and view.

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Thank Dan K
Oregon, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is one of our all time favorite places to dine when we are at the beach. Excellent menu selection, great wait staff and the food is always great.

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Thank PJAJGilly
Kristiansand, Norway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had tacos, really good! Not a serviceminded waiter made the visit average. He didnt offer a single smile. Didnt offer a highchair for our baby. Didnt give us glasses when we ordered water. Only gave drawingequipment for one of our children (who of course started to argue about the one), and so on. When we asked for stuff he said;... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We sat on the deck (a little chilly & heater near us wasn't working) with views of bridge & the marina. There was a live band which was fun. Wait staff was wonderful. My daughter had avocado BLT and bacon was too tough to bite. Her friend had coconut grouper which she said was okay. The giant pretzel was good,... More 

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Danville, Illinois, United States
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Highly overrated . I had scallops and they had not been washed or soaked. I had dirt and grit in every other bite yuck. For the same money we ate dinner at Doc Ford's and had a much better meal. Jack's at the Pink shell was way better

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1131 1st St, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2622
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 239-463-8077
Description
Nervous Nellie's and Ugly's is Fort Myers Beach's best waterfront restaurant. Featuring fresh seafood, steaks and and the largest selection of sandwiches, Nervous Nellie's is great for large groups or that special occasion. Live entertainment, concerts,and table side magic, add to the fun atmosphere you will find here. Don't forget happy hour all day everyday at Ugly's waterside bar located above the main restaurant.

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