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The Veranda

2122 2nd St, At Broadway, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3013
+1 239-332-2065
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“grit cakes” (10 reviews)
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2122 2nd St, At Broadway, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3013
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Extremely pleasant dining experience with good food, but our server, Emory, was exemplary! His advice and suggestions were appreciated and spot on. We had a grit cake for an appetizer and the chateaubriand as a main course and I have to admit, it was among...More

Thank Cody W
Reviewed 1 week ago

A Wednesday night treat or should I say feast, the Veranda never disappoints.A friend and I had the pleasure of being waited on by two gentleman, one in training.Meals at the Veranda are all inclusive, no a la carte for every vegetable and starch. We...More

Thank dk9108
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I enjoy the food and atmosphere. Great place to have a drink and listen to the piano. Great food at affordable prices. Great rooms to have a private party. Will always be on my list when I go downtown.

1  Thank Iggyftmyers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Veranda is fine dining at it's best! Relatively small and intimate, the food was out of this world and the service was truly excellent. The menu is mostly limited to seafood and steaks but everything is done to perfection. My wife had the seared...More

1  Thank williame975
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wrote this review about a year ago and was getting ready to write another one and thought, nope, this one just sums it up all again just fine. We didn't have the hogfish this time, but all else, well, just perfect........ There's a new...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate at The Veranda for my father's 89th birthday. His lamb was tough. My fish was overcooked. A fancy Florida restaurant that overcooks fish? Not at those prices! Also, our waiter seemed to think the dinner was about him. Was he high? It was...More

Thank SueNord
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a date night and was not disappointed. Excellent food and service. Had a drink at the bar and she made an awesome mojito. Lamb was perfect. Plenty of parking around the restaurant. Only downside is that the courtyard was rented out so...More

Thank schulze52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I have been going to The Veranda for many years for special family occasions, every year we go to celebrate my mom's birthday. We consider it the best restaurant in SW Florida. The service is excellent. This year, we had a very...More

Thank Miriam B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are in Fort Myers for a week to escape the cold in the Midwest after Christmas. I had booked The Veranda for dinner after our first full day in town based on very good reviews from several sites. The restaurant itself is indeed beautiful...More

Thank Baritone48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With 5 of our friends (our Florida family), we enjoyed a wonderful Christmas Eve dinner at the charming and festive Veranda. Our server, Steve, as always, was prompt and friendly, even stopping on such a busy night to take a few photos of our group....More

Thank Barbara C
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this isnt Burger King ,,, its a first class restaurant,Love it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2122 2nd St, At Broadway, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3013
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-332-2065
Nestled in the heart of historic downtown Fort Myers. The Veranda will take you away from the hustle & bustle of everyday life to a bygone era of Antebellum charm. The Veranda's romantic setting in two turn-of-the-century homes, combined with our Southern Regional Cuisine, an extensive wine list, and first class service staff will provide you with the most unique dining experience in Southwest Florida. Celebrating our 35th year in business, The Veranda is consistently honored as one of the most award-winning restaurants in the area. Join us and experience the romance, the history and the charm that is the Veranda!
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