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Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Ft. Myers Beach

708 Fishermans Wharf, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2204
+1 239-765-9660
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
708 Fishermans Wharf, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2204
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1 - 10 of 3,542 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice place to eat, good buffalo chicken tenders, fries and shrimp. Reasonably priced, if we ever visit Fort Myers Beach would eat here again.

Thank Tkdgal41767
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Ft. Myers Beach, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you!

Reviewed 2 days ago

Live music, amazing food and a great staff, this place is on the water and it just perfect to get away. Plus there is a lot of places to hit up on your way out of this area. People were there dancing on a Wednesday...More

Thank BeenTripping247
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Ft. Myers Beach, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the review!

Reviewed 3 days ago

Very good conch chowder and the Yucantan Shrimp Tacos were very good.All 5 of us were impressed and the view outside very good.Coming back in February and will visit here again

Thank 5marcf
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Ft. Myers Beach, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for the review! We're glad you enjoyed it, see you in February!

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Love this place! Always our go to spot! Food is never disappointing! Prices are reasonable! Love the DOC Cosmo!

Thank Cindy B
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Ft. Myers Beach, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much, Cindy!

Reviewed 6 days ago

Fun place to eat, drink and people watch! Fun atmosphere! Fin watching boats come and go all while having a good drink/beer and food! Like a bit of old Florida!

Thank HikerNonni
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Ft. Myers Beach, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here on a recommendation and it was definitely worth it! Stone crab was in season and so delicious--wish we would have ordered more! Also the drinks were good. We couldn't get a table right by the windows, but still ended up having a...More

Thank Angela H
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Ft. Myers Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Angela! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I are back on the island on our yearly week vacation. We always pick a different place to eat each day of the week so we can choose our favorite on the last night. This will be our last visit to Doc’s...More

Thank Byron H
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Ft. Myers Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We're so sorry to hear this Byron! We work hard to make sure our customers thoroughly enjoy their time with us, we we apologize that wasn't the case for you and your wife! We hope you're willing to give us another chance!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous restaurant spot right under the bridge to Fort Myers Beach, so you can sit right along side the water without being in all the chaos. The food is excellent, I recommend the seared tuna appetizer and their blackened chicken salad. They have live entertainment...More

Thank Christine D
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Ft. Myers Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much Christine!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Doc Ford's is an eatery that gets its name from a character in a series of books written by a Florida author. We ordered a bunch of appetizers and shared some truly delicious fish, calamari and stone crab claws. The speciality drinks are fresh and...More

Thank Barbara J
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Ft. Myers Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Barbara! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

The place was packed & we were fortunate to get a table... Our waiter Amel was Excellent!!! He was Very attentive!! We had the Tuna appetizer which was Outstanding..

Thank Louis A
Doc F, Guest Relations Manager at Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Ft. Myers Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much! We'll let Amel know you had a great time!

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kdotr58
23 November 2017|
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sorry I do not know
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gschleiffer
14 April 2017|
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Response from Palmer V | Reviewed this property |
Call them. Not "fine dining" but great food, excellent service and a quintessential FL atmosphere. If they are open, I reommend the fish tacos with papaya pico de gallo. Happy Easter!
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Response from Mozzie12 | Reviewed this property |
They do have beef on the menu. :-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 708 Fishermans Wharf, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2204
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 239-765-9660
  • E-mail
Description
Family-friendly waterfront dining with affordable pricing. Featuring fresh seafood daily and full bar with our famous Island Mojitos. Indoor and outdoor seating available. Sports Bar and Live Entertainment. Arrive by car or boat. Doc Ford’s Rum Bar and Grille may have originated on Sanibel Island, but be sure to check out this newest location on Fort Myers Beach!
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