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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 4 days ago

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 5 days ago 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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stopped in for breakfast. Waitress had a bad attitude. Worst coffee on the island and the food was blah. Eggs weren’t cooked to my partners request and I had a tasteless omelet. Poor!

Thank Gayle R
Reviewed July 11, 2018

On a spur of the moment, we decided to get out for breakfast. The place is clean the service was adequate. The coffee was fresh and the food was good.

Thank MBD11
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, 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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