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The Beached Whale

1249 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2708
+1 239-463-5505
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (107 reviews)
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
1249 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2708
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1 - 10 of 1,556 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have visited the Beached Whale before but I had never tried the Philly Steak sandwich. It was excellent and I will definitely get it again.

Thank Dale A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wow this was great we had the yukoniona??? Shrimp. Excuse my incorrect spelling. Drinks and service was outstanding. Going back.

Thank TinaLeetonia
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our server Michelle was so kind and attentive! We never had to wait long for service and she even recommended that we go check out the sand sculpture competition that is in town this week! We didn't try the seafood but we did love what...More

Thank Jacqueline R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our waitress, Robin, was the best! Friendly, fast and just so pleasant! The service was great and the food came quickly. My burger was hand pressed and delicious! The parsley potatoes -yummm. My partner has the philly sandwich and it also looked delicious. I️ had...More

Thank Pam K
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much Pam!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a table of eight with Chris as our server. He was very attentive! Their peel and eat shrimp are large and tasted very fresh. The special was a snapper dish that three of us had and it were excellent as well as the...More

Thank L5331WRkarenc
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I ate lunch here for the second time on our vacation. Great food and quick service. Michelle was our waitress and was fantastic. Key Lime pie was great. Only negative was the rude hostess downstairs. I asked if I could buy a...More

Thank Byron H
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the review Byron! We're sorry you weren't able to buy a shirt! We hope you're willing to give us another chance!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great time at the Beached Whale after a day at the beach. Our waitress Robin was very nice and entertaining. Definitely give this restaurant and bar a try at Fort Myers Beach.

Thank bosoxfan21
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had fish tacos and they were over cooked and lacking in taste. Won’t be going back here. Our waitress was friendly and new all of the specials and checked back with us regularly to see if we were in need of anything. The food...More

Thank Charles P
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Sorry to hear this Charles! We're always working on our menu and will take your comments into consideration as we make changes to improve! We hope you're willing to give us another shot!

Reviewed 1 week ago

It's always busy at the Beached Whale around sunset. Great views from the roof top to watch the sunset, grab some food and drink and people watch the street down below. The food is decent with fajitas, fish specials and burgers leading the way. The...More

Thank dchesneau
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the review! We're sorry your food wasn't as good as you expected, but we're glad you enjoyed the atmosphere! We're always working on our menu and will take your comments into consideration. Hope you're willing to give us another shot!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This fun restaurant has great bar food and seafood. My husband had the tuna and it was very good n not over cooked. I had the shrimp tacos which were great w lots of shrimp. Definitely spicy which I love. Service is good and Harli...More

Thank brrrinND
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much!

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roxannebaer669
11 February 2017|
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Response from Carol M | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of a contest. The servers do get credit for positive reviews.
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Mike G
15 January 2017|
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Response from WhaleFMB | Property representative |
Hello! Thank you for your question! We will be having drink and food specials, to be determined when we know what teams are playing. Hope to see you then!
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djfiowa
31 August 2016|
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Response from dmgholt | Reviewed this property |
i dont know what the problem is ..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1249 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2708
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 239-463-5505
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Description
The best BBQ and Seafood restaurant on the Fort Myers Beach featuring outdoor dining and happy hour Mon-Fri from 2-5! Amazing food, spectacular service, and 26 TV's for all your family's sports fans!
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