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Island Cafe

305 Collier Ave, Everglades City, FL 34139
+1 239-695-0003
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good49%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (57 reviews)
“fries” (58 reviews)
“pancakes” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Diner
305 Collier Ave, Everglades City, FL 34139
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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

It was not very appealing from the outside, so we thought we'd just get a cup of coffee. We were pleasantly surprised by the airy, clean, eclectic atmosphere. We had a typical diner breakfast, and it was fine in a greasy diner way. Nice strong...More

Thank Bromelia
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We had the Gator Burger and a Cheeseburger. Both were very very good and well worth the money. Ice cold coke to wash it down with made it very refreshing on a hot day. The menu is extensive with lots to choose from. Service was...More

Thank Rhys M
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

This was the only place in town open for a cup of coffee at 0730 in the morning. My coffee pot broke so we stopped here and received a friendly cup of coffee to go. Very nice people.

Thank RNRVTravler
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Followed up our trip on Speedy's Airboat tours with a Shrimp PO Boy at the Island Cafe. Good food, good prices, and great service!

Thank SurfmanMN
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Service was immediate. We were barely seated when we were asked if we wished to order a drink. The wine list is pretty meager (cabernet and chardonnay), and no interesting beers either. I had a chicken bacon wrap, which was good enough to take half...More

Thank krisreger
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Good food. Highly recommend the pizza. Friendly staff. We look forward to eating here every time we are in Everglade City.

Thank csmithtalcott
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Basic American breakfast with good coffee, friendly service and good straight up food. Lots of seating. Fast service. I had the western omelette which was above average - I eat a lot of breakfasts out and am fussy about my omelet. This had lots of...More

Thank DorisP52
Reviewed 2 April 2017

After a morning of wildlife viewing, I stopped at Island Cafe for a quick bite to eat. The place was totally packed with both tourists and locals, but my waitress was ready to help me make a decision from the menu. Being a native of...More

Thank Kathleen D
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We stayed in Everglades City as a family of 4. We needed a proper American diner breakfast and the Island cafe delivered that dream we see on television back home. Our waitress was delightful and patient. The food was fresh and yummy. The coffee came...More

Thank bill j
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We stayed at the Everglades City Hotel and dined twice at Island Café. Dinner was good, with fresh crab cakes, a basket of gator bites, as well as a cup of chowder. The restaurant diners ranged from visitors to locals reading the paper sipping coffee...More

Thank Lightenupfrancis17
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Kevin L
14 November 2016|
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Response from PamelaSNash | Reviewed this property |
Check out their website. Should be a link to one.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 Collier Ave, Everglades City, FL 34139
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Everglades City
  • Phone Number: +1 239-695-0003
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