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Sanibel Cafe

2007 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4100
+1 239-472-5323
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“hash browns” (49 reviews)
“french toast” (52 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2007 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4100
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great little diner in the strip mall off of Perriwinkle. Food is all moderately priced and very tasty. Service is prompt and everyone was very nice. We visit Sanibel often and will definitely come back.

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch while on vacation. It is simple, fresh food. Great unique sandwich selection. Amazing key lime pie. Perfect little cafe.

Thank KER5279
Reviewed August 13, 2018

This restaurant is on Sanibel Island, Florida. I was on the island sight-seeing while my wife was in a meeting. Used trip advisor to search for breakfast place, and chose here. Very good atmosphere, great friendly service. I had the Sanibel Style Omelet - grilled...More

Thank martin m
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

So not to be unfair, we came here to eat lunch very well knowing breakfast is their sweet spot. The great news is they serve breakfast all the time they are open.....and those of our lunch crew that opted for a breakfast offering were quite...More

Thank mikej478
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Breakfast was very good. We enjoyed the people and atmosphere, Very friendly wait staff. Service was quick and wait time wasn't to long.

Thank darjon2018
Reviewed August 1, 2018

This is one of my go-to indulgent comfort foods every time I'm on the island. Always perfect when ordered with the parmesan tomatoes.

Thank hollysherman
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in on our last morning of vacation. The gator tail is out of this world! I would highly recommend. The wait staff was exceptional and the coffee was good. We would definitely return!

Thank Relax793944
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Sanibel Cafe was our last breakfast while on vacation on the island. We had good service and good food - no complaints at all. We ordered an interesting variety - gator, a breakfast quesadilla and french toast. All our breakfasts were delicious - I loved...More

Thank Natalie0795
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Based on a couple of reviews, we were expecting spotty service, but we had no complaints. Waitress was efficient and courteous. I had eggs benedict with sliced tomatoes and it was quite good. Coffee was OK and I am picky about my coffee.

Thank RNCheryl
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Cute place, friendly atmosphere but not the best service. If you are not in a rush then you will be happy you came here! On another note, after eating all of our delicious breakfast, a huge ant (no joke) was blended into the cheese of...More

Thank Faith T
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Questions & Answers
Molly C
July 28, 2018|
Response from BillyJets | Reviewed this property |
Yes alcohol is served there
March 31, 2016|
Response from Jane S |
Yes it is. There is a ramp outside the restaurant to use. It goes to the promenade with the restaurant and stores. They have chairs, which can be moved to accommodate a wheelchair.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2007 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4100
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-5323
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