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Timbers Restaurant and Fish Market

703 Tarpon Bay Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3113
+1 239-472-3128
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (265 reviews)
“fresh fish” (114 reviews)
“shrimp” (184 reviews)
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Sushi, American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
703 Tarpon Bay Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3113
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Loved the selections. Of course Grouper. However to of the other fish options were sold out that I wanted. Still we all had great meals. Cool setting

Thank Casey1964
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a late lunch here at 4 o'clock, which happened to coincide with the start of Happy Hour. $1 oysters just can't be beat. 50c off on wine too. We sat at the bar and watched our expert shucker open oyster after oyster, each...More

Thank Gammie8
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So I asked a couple locals for a dinner recommendation and Timbers was they're first choice. I can't disagree with they're suggestion at all. Food quality was excellent and prices were reasonable. Don't miss it!

Thank sippster7377
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a wonderfully char grilled grouper and husband had fried oysters, Check out the celebrity photos. Great service and food

Thank TravelingOtter
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere, the staff, the fresh fish, the warm bread and the desserts all combine to make Timbers a memorable dining experience.

Thank psengels
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ordered one of the alleged fresh fish entrees (grilled triple tail). What arrived on my plate was indistinguishable mush. If it looks like it, smells like it and tastes like it...it is cat food!.

Thank litigation2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to Timbers several times in recent trip to Sanibel. We ate dinner once and the food was ok and overpriced like the majority of the restaurants we sampled in our trip. What I enjoyed most on my trips to Timbers was sitting at their...More

Thank philwar58
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wife and daughter had the "Chilean Sea Bass", as restaurants like to call it, and were quite satisfied. Crab bisque was very tasty. Started off with a couple of their tasty tropical drinks and the nice warm bread they serve you for starters. I had...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always fresh fish and a great selection. Generous portions, great chowder, fresh salads, all make for a happy evening. Great for families and kids.

Thank Michael U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two of us ate here 4/7/18. Our server, Thomas was excellent. His recommendations were spot on. We appreciated his honest opinion. I had the broiled seafood platter-4 scallops, 3 shrimp and a piece of grouper. The shrimp was scampi style, scallops broiled and grouper lightly...More

Thank Sarah B
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Questions & Answers
21 February 2016|
Response from kachina152 | Reviewed this property |
Just show up unless it is a holiday, they should seat u in a couple of minutes
9 December 2015|
Response from kachina152 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure they have early bird. The standard early bird in Sanibel is about 5-7, some times later in the summer, people want to stay on the beach until the last possible minute. 😍
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 703 Tarpon Bay Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3113
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-3128
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