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Gramma Dot's Seaside Saloon

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634 N Yachtsman Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3912
+1 239-472-8138
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11:30 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 20:00
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great food and very fast.... once the waitstaff decided to take our order. We were seated immediately - no wait. Then we sat... they were moderately busy, but empty tables. FINALLY, our order was taken. No apology for the wait, no attempt at conversation... just a statement of what the special of the day was (Blackened Copia?). No eye contact... More 

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Thank Joseph H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Food is excellent. I have been on three occasions and intend to return very soon. It is at a marina and enjoyed looking around the marina. Staff was good, service was good. My wife ordered something different than me each time and she was also greatly pleased. Will be taking family back soon.

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Thank Ron B
Boulder, Colorado
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155 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This popular restaurant sits next to a marina. Because we didn't want to wait for a table at lunchtime we were able to sit at the counter. The seafood and soups were delicious!

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Thank Jane52261
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The food here was very good. It was slow coming though so don't be in a hurry or starving. We think they make everything to order. The prices are on the high side.

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Thank Jennifer H
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Location is really nice right in middle of the marina. So, the views are nice. The food is better. I had the fish and chips. Hand cut and crunchy potato "chips". The fish was grouper. Batter was good and not greasy. Loved it.

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Thank Todd D
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had drinks inside, both felt there was nothing special about it. We had dinner outside, looking at yachts. The bathrooms are outside of the restaurant, you use the marina's restroom. He had a burger, I had salmon. My salmon was quite good, it was the special though so not always an option.

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Thank Robyn M
Omaha, Nebraska
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Grandma Dot’s is a small place with tight seating both indoors and out on the deck that overlooks a dock at the Sanibel Marina. Parking is limited in front of the restaurant, but there is plenty of parking for the marina. We started with the Sampler Platter - a good way to start with a little taste of everything. While... More 

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Big Canoe
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're headed across the causeway to Sanibel Island and hungry, head directly to Gramma Dots. It's close and you'll immediately get the island feel. Gramma Dots is on a marina and you can take a look at the boats for sale if you have to wait for a table. When we arrived we requested an outdoor table. We waited... More 

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Thank BigCanoeGeezer
Marshalltown, Iowa
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Located at the Marina it is a perfect setting for lunch. The food is always great. Great service and drinks.

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Thank davidheddens
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Seems to have good food, assorted menu, only made it there twice, very busy place, nice seating outside if the dam birds dont get your food, very relaxing to sit there and look at boats

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 20:00
Monday
11:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 20:00
Thursday
11:30 - 20:00
Friday
11:30 - 20:00
Saturday
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 634 N Yachtsman Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3912
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-8138

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Lafayette, Indiana
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?