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Sanibel Cafe

2007 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4100
+1 239-472-5323
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2007 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4100
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We read the Trip Advisor reviews as we were looking for a place that served breakfast all day and decided to stop at this Cafe. It was an excellent choice as everything we ate was delicious. It is a small cafe that didn't accept reservations...More

Thank jasgld
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for lunch or a late breakfast on Sanibel and found reviews for Sanibel Cafe. It is obviously a locals place, unassuming and reasonably priced. My wife quickly chose the Fresh Spinach Omelette and found it very good. I noticed The Original Islander,...More

Thank BillJoyce2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

I used to love this place. What happened. There appears to be some type of ownership change. The staff was grumpy and the food very average. This was one of our favorite places to come to and now I won't come back. Sad

Thank danny b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great for breakfast and lunch - we loved it again and ate here 2x! Superb food and service - a must do

Thank Greg P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried a few places on the island and this was our favorite. We ordered Greek omelette with no cheese and olives, add bacon. The omelette was fresh and delicious, straw hash browns cooked perfectly! We also tried a side order of pancakes, they came...More

Thank jakeman35
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food - great service. Centrally located mid-island in great shopping spot. Quick service. The pancakes and omelettes are really good as are the local jellies and jams. Tables are inset with wonderful local shell designs.

Thank Michelle K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had not been to this cafe in our 3 visits to Sanibel so we decided to stop by for lunch. The atmosphere was nice and the table with shells under glass was interesting. The menu is large and you can get breakfast or lunch...More

Thank Arnieonthego
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good breakfast spot...all day breakfast. Pancakes are incredible. Great coffee. Friendly service. Great decor...love the tables...We had breakfast for lunch...eggs were excellent too

Thank Janine B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Island priced (meaning pricey) bad food, and a staff that doesn't speak much English. My kingdom for a refill of the mediocre coffee... Way too many better options to bother with this place.

Thank baus44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love that they serve breakfast all day. Went to lunch here today (high season) with a party of 7+, and a group of 6 walked in before us. Without batting an eye, the hostess put some tables together and sat both large groups right away....More

Thank AimeeT5
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Questions & Answers
1 April 2016|
Response from Jane S |
Yes it is. There is a ramp outside the restaurant to use. It goes to the promenade with the restaurant and stores. They have chairs, which can be moved to accommodate a wheelchair.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2007 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4100
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-5323
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