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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
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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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 1,476 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We liked the Beached Whale. We eat here twice in one week due to good service, food and value for money. It was great the kids plates where frisbee, which added something special.

Thank Karen6611
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much Karen! We're glad you enjoyed it, hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good good and a casual atmosphere. I wish I knew our servers name but he was great. He was attentive and made sure we were taken care of. The shrimp ceviche, gluten free flatbread, and shrimp saladwas my wife's choices. I had raw oysters 2x,...More

Thank jweave65
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much! We're glad you enjoyed it, hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

With marvelous, welcoming service and a choice of outside view or air conditioning, this restaurant's menu is extensive enough to appeal to any appetite. The food is good, plentiful, and nicely presented. The beverages are also very plentiful and prepared as well as anyone could...More

Thank merrybrook1
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much! We're glad you enjoyed it, hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our food there was wonderful along with our server Angela! She offered us waters to go which was so sweet of her because it was a really hot day! She always made sure our drinks were filled. She also made sure the food came out...More

1  Thank azenobi
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, we'll let Angela know you had a great time!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was extremely good but the service was slow except when it came to taking peoples plates away as soon as they had taken their last bit but before the rest of the table had finished. Evening was a bit spoiled by the scottish drunks...More

Thank Julia A
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Julia! We're sorry about some of those incidents however! We hope you'll return to give us another shot!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food- a lot of choices on the menu. We had shrimp, which was delicious. They also had a great Crackin Rum punch. There was live music in the bar. We sat upstairs for rooftop dining- which allowed us to see the beach as we...More

Thank U5835NImarie
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Robin our server suggested the special of the day. My wife and I both ordered it and were glad we did. It was awesome. Service and food was terrific. View of the Gulf was amazing. Highly recommended. Thank you Robin.

Thank Ralph G
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Ralph! Hope to see you again soon, we'll let Robin know you enjoyed it!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to The Beached Whale so we could sit on the top deck and see the Gulf. It was a sunny, breezy day and perfect for lunch. I eat at Doc Ford's restaurants a lot so I knew I wanted the Yucatán shrimp tacos...More

Thank Sammysue
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you SammySue! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can't go wrong with any of the RWW restaurants on Ft. Myers Beach. We liked Doc Fords so much that we ate at The Beached Whale the next night, then Dixie Fish Co. after that. They are doing it all right!

Thank tlslp1
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much! We love hearing people enjoy all of our concepts!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed all of our food! Excellent atmosphere and great service. We would definitely come back again!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at The Beached Whale, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you! We're glad you enjoyed it, see you again soon!

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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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31 August 2016|
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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
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
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
  • E-mail
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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