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The Beached Whale

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1249 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2708
+1 239-463-5505
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We ate dinner on the rooftop and the food was awesome. We moved downstairs for some music and again the service and atmosphere was great. Both forgetful James and Andrea were awesome.

Thank laramee6
Fort Myers Beach, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Four women sharing a variety of entrees/appetizers for lunch. Grouper sandwich, flatbread, shrimp cerviche, Yucatan shrimp, jerk wings 👍. We were seated outside on the lower level and received above and beyond service from our server, RACHAEL! I live locally and The Beached Whale is a go to to bring guests from out of town. Amazing teamwork with the staff... More 

Thank sarathedog
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Our server Elijah was great!!! Service was fast food was great. Beach bread and coconut shrimp were my favorite. The kids loved the ribs.

Thank Tonnya S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Awesome place to go for happy hour when on ft Myers Beach! Great whale ale for great prices along with their amazing food!!! Mussels,wings, flatbreads and sweet potatoes fries are all awesome choices!!! TIFFANI IS ALSO A PLEASANT WAITRESS! Always very upbeat and helpful in the numerous visits we have had there!! Keep it up💪🏼👍🏻

Thank Megan M
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Over the top service!! Server Matt C went out of his way to make my daughters birthday dinner special!

Thank Leanne P
Bloomington, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband enjoyed his mussels. he got a large portion of tender and tasty mussels, My cheeseburger was OK nothing special. The upper deck though it is quite nice to enjoy an outside seating. Our server , Brett,was very good!

Thank PattiAbloom
Orlando, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent service food and entertainment!! Roger Young plays there regularly fun night with friends. BBQ Cuban Sandwich Clam Chowder wings salads all excellent fajitas seafood all outstanding Key Lime Pie Apple Crisp desserts!!

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

We didn't eat any food, but we went upstairs where there is a bar and a restaurant. Shaun the bartender was super. It's a very nice place.

Thank Bubba32Michigan
Ottawa, Ontario
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great place to eat on Fort Myers Beach. This is our ‘must stop’ restaurant every time we are in the area. Great views from the upper deck. A few empty tables when we got there but by the time we left the place was packed. Good selection of beers on tap. I would recommend the Whale Ale. My burger was... More 

Thank Robert S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food!! Great people! Live music! We have a family full of kids and it was evening and they had a guy singing and playing the guitar and he was great! The atmosphere was awesome!! The food was awesome!! Peel and eat shrimp was some of the best in the area! Andrea was our server and she was so pleasant... More 

Thank Steve P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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
Cheap Eats, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
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
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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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?