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La Ola Surfside Restaurant

1035 Estero Blvd, Unit 3, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2647
+1 239-765-2222
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“burrito” (74 reviews)
“nachos” (29 reviews)
“flat bread” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1035 Estero Blvd, Unit 3, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2647
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did not eat a thing. The drinks were excellent and the server was a hoot (enjoy Puerto Rico). Had a great time with great live music. Any drink you get there will be worth it. Just a fun place all around.

Thank Voyager261464
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

LOVE LaOla, Great Entertainment...Can't wait for Johnny Walker to come back. Great food wonderful staff - always running to help you.

Thank rkimm4
Reviewed July 21, 2018

La Ola was fantastic !!!! The food was outstanding and so was the customer service. Our hostess Mika was incredible. !!

Thank William B
Reviewed June 24, 2018

We've been here a few times and Milty has always been an awesome, attentive server! We had a great time. Good food and excellent service. We will always come back....especially if he's working!

1  Thank Kim K
Reviewed June 20, 2018

I love this BAR, the bartender was awesome! He made a MaiTai the way it should be made STRONG and SWEET, so you can't taste the booze....MUCH!!! They have great Nachos and every cocktail I had there was excellent! Great place to listen to some...More

1  Thank Joe B
Tom H, Owner at La Ola Surfside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2018

Thanks for the awesome review Joe! We really appreciate it, and look forward to seeing you on your next visit!

Reviewed June 6, 2018

During a long weekend in Ft Myers, strolled along beach then stopped here for breakfast. Food was okay but great location to people watch

1  Thank Judyannp
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Fun relaxing time with a wonderful bartender Jim and the always amazing Alicia....drinks and food was amazing definitely recommend with these two working.....

1  Thank abrownchop
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

Wendell Ray was amazingly on May 23. We had been walking the strip and his voice brought us in to this fun little restaurant. Outdoor seating only, but it was a gorgeous night. Melissa was our server and she really keeps it going. She was...More

1  Thank cmcd1120
Tom H, Owner at La Ola Surfside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 25, 2018

Hi! Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us an awesome review, we really appreciate it! We agree that Melissa is pretty awesome and will definitely pass along your compliments. Come back and see us again soon!

Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

Melissa was very attentive and food was great.it rained a lot but not all day turn out amazing especially bc of Melissa she rocks

Thank robert f
Reviewed May 22, 2018

Returned to this bar/restaurant again this visit. It really is a great 'good fun' bar. Jim the bar tender is attentive and knows his stuff and the music gets everyone dancing. I have eaten a fair few of their menu items and have never been...More

Thank GillyCS49
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1035 Estero Blvd, Unit 3, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2647
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 239-765-2222
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Located in historic downtown Fort Myers Beach at Times Square, La Ola Surfside Restaurant is the perfect location to enjoy live music, people watching, great food and overall fun. Our Mexican inspired menu offers something for everyone. Our burritos, tacos, and world famous nachos are popular amongst our guests, we also have some amazing seafood and steaks. Everything from tacos to filet mignon, you can find it here. We cater to gluten free and other food allergies too! Our full bar serves the best cocktails, sangria, and coldest beer in the area. Join us for Happy Hour 3pm-5pm daily. Our pet friendly patio welcomes your furry friend so make sure to bring them by, we're sure they would love the live music. If you are looking to throw back a cold one in a fun and energetic atmosphere, look no further than La Ola Surfside Restaurant. We're one of the best restaurants on Fort Myers Beach!
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