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Maria's Old Florida Restaurant - CLOSED

17979 San Carlos Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33931-3025
+1 239-433-2491
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
8 Apr 2017
“Best food in Ft Myers Beach!!!”
24 Feb 2017
“Family Run but NOT for the best”
Restaurant Hours Closed
17979 San Carlos Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33931-3025
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Reviewed April 8, 2017

food cooked to order, bottled water not faucet, outdoor seating on the water, great location Yummmyy

Thank beachbaby2417
Reviewed February 24, 2017

Here is a great location although very very difficult and dangerous to park in season because your backing onto old 41 highway (really a street here but still not good), Then what you will find is VERY good food however, on many occasion (i assume...More

Thank SWFL19
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Really, this is a funky place. The put the Fun into funky. The fish is right off the boat, ok? Here's the thing with Maria's, You want fresh catch? Go to Mairia's

Thank Mike G
Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Awesome atmosphere and fantastic food!! Never judge a book by its cover!! All food is made from scratch, so food prep is a little longer than normal, but well worth it!!

Thank hiser3142
Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

The food was mediocre at best. The service worse! Don't ask me about my poitical views while I'm dining. The poitical statement on the sign should have been a huge red flag. Just gove this place a pass.

2  Thank traveloversw
Reviewed March 4, 2016

My fiancé and I have been to Ft. Myers twice. Every time we go we have to visit Maria's. The absolute best seafood ever! A local recommended this place and we love it. It's a little sketchy looking, but the food is soooo good!

1  Thank Rachel F
Reviewed October 21, 2015

A bit of Cajun food, very well prepared, but now closed. Go to Maria's Backwater a little further down San Carlos Blvd.

2  Thank mnsheldon
Reviewed October 15, 2015

As many reviewers have noted, this place is not easy to locate and not particularly inspiring on the outside, but it is by far the best food in the area. Maria's recipes are Cajun-inspired and authentic. I have reviewed this place in the past and...More

1  Thank Jon H
Reviewed May 8, 2015 via mobile

Don't let the front door stop you. Come in, sit down and read the menu. The decor is quaint, Maria is very accommodating and the food is outstanding! Biggest meaty King Crab legs, delicious soft shell crabs, Gumbo to die for. Also Grouper and French...More

Thank Moeruss
Reviewed January 29, 2015

This is a gem that is easy to drive by. The exterior of the restaurant does not convey a sense of fine dining and, once inside, neither does the interior. However, the food is among our fondest memories of our two-week stay on Sanibel Island....More

2  Thank 1whosearches
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17979 San Carlos Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33931-3025
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-433-2491
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