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Fish Tale Grill by Merrick Seafood

1229 SE 47th Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33904-7603
+1 239-257-3167
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (340 reviews)
“lobster bisque” (138 reviews)
“butterfish” (36 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1229 SE 47th Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33904-7603
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing food!! Really!! Had the 3 specials and it was heaven!!!! Great service as well!! Will go back! The kids neny was very good too, the portions was enormous! Generous

Thank Jenny L
Reviewed 3 days ago

I had a cup of fish chowder and fried Ipswich clams, which are steamers with the belly left on. The clams were quite good, but the fish chowder stole the show. I'm usually more a clam chowder kind of guy, but their only clam soup...More

1  Thank Mike J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very small dining area, but doesn't feel cramped. The colors, high ceilings, and lighting make it comfortable. Wait staff were very polite and knowledgeable. Even the bus boy had a great time with us. The lobster bisque was amazing. Not lacking lobster or butter. The...More

1  Thank hakunajimbo
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lunch on the deck of appetizers and champagne! Couldn't have been more delicious. Salmon gravalux , mussels and teriyaki salmon were beautifully presented and our waiter Coral made sure our celebration was perfect.

1  Thank b3rd
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Another fantastic meal at Fish Tales in Cape Coral, Florida. We had the luncheon special trio which included, Sea Bass, Grouper, and A Lobster Tail. Absolutely delicious! Coral was our server; she is such a delight! And another plus to this great restaurant is the...More

1  Thank 1921Fred
Reviewed 4 days ago

You cannot go wrong by stopping here for a great seafood dinner/lunch. If you live here take home fresh caught seafood and cook it yourself!

1  Thank Joan T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We hade the special of the day..... lobster with mashed potatoes, scallops with bacon, and crab with tomato. This was an taste experience I've never had before! So fantastic!

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I recently visited here for lunch because we were asking a local customer to where we could find a great restaurant that served excellent seafood. Unfortunately it was our very last day before heading back to Iowa and I have to share...More

1  Thank tasmitchell
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lobster bisque as always was excellent and the grouper taco superb, Coral our server was on top of her game!

1  Thank Patti C
Reviewed 1 week ago

went for our first time Sat. BD lunch our daughter and son-in-law took us what a surprise excellent food and service by Coral was just great !!! will go back it makes sense if you sell fresh seafood in the market why can't you serve...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are you open on Monday
1 May 2017|
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Response from John E | Reviewed this property |
yes, and open for lunch also.
ronald a
18 March 2017|
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Response from murph1013 | Reviewed this property |
No, they don't. If you get there between 5 and 5:30, you have a good chance to get a table inside. It is easier to get a table outside.
Do you take reservations for a group luncheon?
11 January 2017|
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Response from Cecilia S | Reviewed this property |
While they don't take reservations, you can call them and give them a heads up and see if they can accommodate you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1229 SE 47th Ter, Cape Coral, FL 33904-7603 (Formerly Fish Tale Grill)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Cape Coral
  • Phone Number: +1 239-257-3167
  • E-mail
Voted best seafood restaurant in "Best of Cape Coral 2013" Fish Tale Grill by Merrick Seafood offers the best local seafood. Anything from fresh salads,fried seafood baskets, homemade soups, raw bar to delectable fresh seafood entrees.
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