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The Cottage Bar and Gulfshore Grill

1270 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2740
+1 239-765-5440
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
Bar, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1270 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2740
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1 - 10 of 700 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been here many times before when it was the cottage and gulfshore grill. I'm not sure if ownership changed but our recent experience was poor. The best part of our experience was the very kind valet driver Jacob! * Over an hour for...More

Thank AMT6510
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great happy hour with live music! Lots of seafood appetizer choices, we had shrimp. Outdoor and indoor seating.

Thank Dan D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed the people and the music at The Cottage Bar it was great place to have some fun. Good food and cold Beer what else could you ask for. Much better than the LANI KAI

Thank frednmo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Save your money and eat somewhere else. There is far better food on the beach for much less money. The food is not very good, as the calimari I had, was the worst that I had ever partially eatin. As for the service, it was...More

Thank James T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had lunch at The Cottage, beautiful location and view of the Gulf. Food and service was good, however I paid with a credit card. My credit card company contacted me concerning some large charges. If you choose to dine there and use a credit...More

1  Thank Gd2lite
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Shuckers at Gulf Shore has significantly upped its game. It’s now an open inside outside bar/restaurant that has a spectacular view of the beach for people watching (adjacent to Lani Kai). Sit “at the rail”, order the Asian Beef Salad and take in the views.

Thank Brad O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have always loved the Gulfshore Grill and we’re surprised and a little concerned when we heard that they had changed names and renovated...we were pleasantly surprised that the changes were wonderful! And it is still owned by the same people and the food is...More

Thank Lwlittrell
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Walking back along the beach after a very relaxing lunch, we thought why not have a glass of wine and watch the sun go down, this place has an upstairs bar with great views, so we sat and enjoyed, great company and live music, it...More

Thank Geoff B
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Trip advisor didn't have this opening till 11 am, but we were there for breakfast at 8am. The corned beef hash was good, eggs benedict fair and the hash browns seemed to be deep fried which is not our preference. Good service and great view...More

Thank DickNH
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

This is the first time eating at this restaurant and the overall experience was good! The meals we ordered were very good! However, a little pricey! One thing about the menu that I believe, should be address is the pricing for adult beverages just about...More

Thank Carlos T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1270 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2740
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 239-765-5440
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Description
The Cottage Bar is a long time favorite of locals and tourists alike. The Cottage Beach Bar are located right on the waters edge, overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, on Ft. Myers Beach. Live music nightly. Happy Hour.
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