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The Cottage Bar and Gulfshore Grill

1270 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2740
+1 239-765-5440
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1270 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2740
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

This became our nightly place to stop after dinner. There is a great view of the beach from the patio and the live music was great! We enjoyed the beach bread a few nights as well! If you're looking for "night life" on the beach,...More

Thank LoStead
Reviewed 8 October 2017

the Cottage is a great place to stop no matter what time of day you are in Ft. Myers Beach. Go For lunch and have the fish tacos, go for happy hour and enjoy the ice cold $3.00 beer on the beach .go for dinner...More

Thank tim0brien
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We have been waiting to have a diner at the place for a year now. Love the beach bread and crab stuffed mushrooms. I would recommend a table as close to the beach as possible!

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This is a fabulous place to eat, drink, and dance. The best crab cake ever. It’s only one but it’s large. Also the best beach bread on the beach. The bread has tomatoes a sauce and cheese and probably more but it was so good....More

Thank trupe77
Reviewed 12 September 2017

It is nice to sit outside for breakfast but it was very hot and the fan they had going caused more vibrations than airflow. Everything was shaking but they turned it off when we asked. We both ordered eggs caliente which is like a breakfast...More

Thank lizardtiff
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Theee best place for drinks and late night music! My husband and I came here four times in a week! :)

Thank gertrudepzart99
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Absolutely loved being here. Started off upstairs for some lunch then downstairs to enjoy the beach, cold drinks and awesome atmosphere. We had Jess and Ty behind the bar. What a fun duo to be serving drinks. They kept us laughing, were always there to...More

Thank lrun2me
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Great breakfast and lunch. French toast for breakfast was amazing and filing. The fish tacos for lunch or dinner are a must!!

Thank Ted P
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Food average, service average, There was not much happening the evening we went, cloudy the night we went I guess no spectacular sunset

Thank eileen89202
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Listen, I read most of the reviews and I don't disagree with most of them... that being said I have been going to this place for the last 5 years. The food isn't fabulous, but it's not horrible. It is very basic, the wait staff...More

Thank Roxanne H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1270 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2740
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 239-765-5440
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The Cottage Bar is a long time favorite of locals and tourists alike. The Cottage Beach Bar are located right on the waters edge, overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, on Ft. Myers Beach. Live music nightly. Happy Hour.
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