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George & Wendy's Sanibel Seafood Grille

2499 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3230
+1 239-395-1263
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2499 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3230
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I'm not sure George & Wendy's has been open but I had not been prior to this visit to Sanibel. My family and I went twice for dinner while there. The service, food and facility were all good.

Thank r_m_wise
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always eat outdoors - with pet dog; atmosphere & service are nice - pleasant patio feeling. Cool evening heaters only so-so effective but not an issue. Good range of food options, well prepared with taste, good service, sense of caring about quality. Always one...More

Thank John L W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an enjoyable meal. Service was good and the food was very tasty. The Calamari was good, but a little greasy. We will be back.

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us dined at George and Wendy's with our mannerly sheepadoodle. They brought her a bowl of water and a plate of treats. Overall, it was a very good lunch with nice atmosphere. The Lunch Scallops were delicious, the Black n Bleu Burger quite...More

Thank MCA6345
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommended by locals I guess because more reasonable prices than most places. Very good service, kind of loud and fun, food ok...sorry, really wanted to love it but really just ok.

Thank JonnWinterWilson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Again and again each time we visit Here the food is always excellent! But that isn’t all! From start to finish it’s a wonderful dining experience! Here’s why- - excellent servers who really know their craft! -atmosphere always inviting fresh and attractive! We always eat...More

Thank Bruce and Mary S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not very impressed. It was very busy the night we were there so the waiter had to hustle. Our dinners were just ok. The bacon on the bacon wrapped scallops was over cooked. Garlic mashed potatoes were just warm and my dirty martini was weak....More

Thank Laura L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, drinks and service. Prices are very very reasonable with a large menu selection. Indoor/outdoor seating with large unbrellas make for a nice afternoon of outdoor dining!

Thank Kathe B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been going to Sanibel for years and have always gone back to the restaurants I am familiar with. This time we decided to try George and Wendy’s for the first time. It was such a good experience, we went back the next week. Sat on...More

Thank ccwinner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this place. We sat outside and enjoyed a beautiful evening. Service was excellent. Food fantastic. Prices really good as well. Would definitely go again if we visit Sanibel again.

Thank smithers2018
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Questions & Answers
10 March 2018|
Response from cabo f | Reviewed this property |
No there is not
27 June 2017|
Response from Dawn B | Property representative |
Hello Grillmaster. We have a few vegetarian options available to include salads, steam vegetables (upon request) and fruit. Please bring your dietary restrictions to our attention when visiting and we will be sure to... More
John M
23 February 2017|
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Response from Dawn B | Property representative |
Yes! We do take and recommend reservations, especially during season, to avoid wait times. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$37
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2499 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3230
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-395-1263
  • E-mail
George & Wendy Schnapp both moved to Sanibel Island in 2002, George from Buffalo and Wendy from Chicagoland. They met on the island, fell in love and married in 2007. George has been in the restaurant business for over 30 years. Together they opened George & Wendy's Seafood Grille in 2011 to provide a place where locals and visitors could come and enjoy good food, drinks and entertainment. We are open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week offering an extensive menu sure to please any palate. The Chef and General Manager work together with their team to provide a welcoming dining experience for all. George and Wendy's Seafood Grille offers one of largest Hand-Crafted Cocktail menus on the islands, 20 beers on tap, an extensive wine list and a full liquor bar. Entertainment is provided most weekday evenings and weekends. Kid meals are served on a souvenir Frisbee to enjoy. T-Shirts, hats and local artwork are also available for purchase. We are open late for dinner and offer a late night dining menu as well. It's fun for the whole family.
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