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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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“hash browns” (48 reviews)
“french toast” (50 reviews)
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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 via mobile

When staying on Captiva, every Sunday after Mass, we make our way to Jerry's for breakfast. And, maybe a stop at the grocery store. A basic cafe with great surroundings. Courtyard has exotic birds. We have enjoyed many of the breakfast offerings. Have not had...More

Thank Al M
Reviewed 1 week ago

It has been a few years since we have been to the Sanibel Cafe, and we had forgotten what it was we loved about the Sanibel Cafe. It didn't take long before we were reminded...great service, great food at reasonable prices.

Thank Tourist33039
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 5 weeks 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

1  Thank BillJoyce2014
Reviewed 5 weeks 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 4 February 2018

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

Thank Greg P
Reviewed 4 February 2018 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 4 February 2018

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 February 2018

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 30 January 2018

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
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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
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
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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