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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 good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2122 2nd St, At Broadway, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3013
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had heard so many times how wonderful The veranda was so decided to dine there on the occasion of our 36th wedding anniversary. It lived up to the "hype"--it was so civilized and gracious. The food (we got the Chateaubriand) was cooked to perfection...More

Thank BeachPug11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Black tie service and excellent and pricey by Ft Myers standards. Good menu, xcellent quantities, food was warm, main entree snapper was fair. Thought fixed price for meal for menu options but slight variation and charged per each serving. Could have explained before ordering but...More

Thank sib715
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time diners for my birthday on 6/6/17. Had reservations through open table for 8:30pm. Arrived a few minutes early to the hostess stating she didn't think there were any other reservations for that evening. We were seated at a nice table, very lovely decor....More

Thank denners188
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere, service, and food are second to none. They go out of their way to made you feel special. Dining in the bar section is the best with the overstuffed chairs and the piano player and singer.

Thank tms918
Reviewed 1 week ago

While living in Ft. Myers for a while, I would periodically treat myself to a nice meal and I always thought of the Veranda. Old fashioned service, nice piano bar and just a lovely atmosphere. I have been there for a quiet dinner, a birthday...More

1  Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We celebrated our wedding anniversary here because we wanted something special. It was! This restaurant is located in downtown Fort Myers in a conversion of 2 older homes. The wait staff was on top of everything but yet not stuffy. Beginning with the bar area,...More

Thank 2BKIS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time there on 6/3/17 & won't be our last, the jewel of the Ft. Myers area, great food, fantastic atmosphere & a great server Pete T. ,very professional, personable & knows the menu inside out. His recommendations were great. Pete we'll be back to...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dining at The Veranda is a special occasion, even if it isn't on a special occasion. On the Saturday we visited the veal chop was one of the two specials. And was it! Rubbed with coffee and cooked with sauces it was a visual and...More

Thank BenelliGuy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best places you can eat in all of Florida ! i just had escargot and a shrimp cocktail great , i ordered a rack of lamb,if you ever want first class dining and service and being treated like a queen and a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I celebrated our anniversary at the Veranda tonight. This was a great dining experience for both of us. The food was delicious and our waiter, Pete was a constant professional, making our nite perfect. Pete went out of his way to make...More

Thank DaveChris0077
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Does the restaurant have Gluten Free choices?
16 April 2017|
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Response from Sandra M | Reviewed this property |
I am not certain; I would contact them and ask the question.
dinner menu
14 April 2017|
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Response from martylinenko | Reviewed this property |
this isnt Burger King ,,, its a first class restaurant,Love it
Is there a separate room for an anniversary party?
11 February 2017|
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Response from Diana W | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have a separate room but the outside patio seating area may be able to be reserved depending on the size of the party.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, 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
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
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
  • E-mail
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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