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Sanibel Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
American, Cafe
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The spouse and I have dined at the Sanibel Café many times. There is a wide choice on the menu for both breakfast and lunch. It is located on Periwinkle which is the main thoroughfare on Sanibel Island. On Sundays make sure that you arrive...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank CNEagle
Reviewed 2 days ago

After going to the #1 place for breakfast the previous couple of days, we decided to try something different. We walked right in, no wait, no handheld buzzer when a table is free, no sitting outside. We were immediately seated. The service was pleasant and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 766ljones
Reviewed 6 days ago

Delicious food, great service, reasonable prices. When you need to eat a normal meal and forget vacation food--come here.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank dhess941
Reviewed 1 week ago

The trio is to die for— fav: coconut french toasf! Fast & Friendly. Cool decor OJ is fresh squeezed- we go back every spring

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Shellover1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very pleasant breakfast at this busy diner-like cafe. Good assortment of choices and coffee strong enough to make your hair stand up. Also, some nice gift shops In same little mall.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank unicorn3
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for breakfast our first morning in Sanibel. The Sunset Mimosa was very good! French toast also very good. The cinnamon apples didn't taste very cinnamon-y or even like apples. They had an altogether different flavor which I could not identify.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank domo0808
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perhaps it was our choices (turkey burger and fish Reuben) but this was ordinary. Turkey burger was the flat, prepackaged kind and while the fish on the Reuben was good, the Swiss cheese had no flavor whatsoever and detracted from the sandwich. The homemade chips...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 526lorib
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to lunch here one afternoon while out shopping. It is a nice little cafe in the Tahitian Gardens Shopping Center. I especially enjoyed studying the seashells under glass on each table. My sandwich was very fresh and tasty. Service was great. I would...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank GwensGramma
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in for lunch and were seated immediately. The cute booths have sea shells under a glass topped table, which added to the charm of this small diner. We ordered two different panini sandwiches and both were excellent. Mine came with homemade jam, which...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank writingstar40
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoy breakfast here. We usually go on Sunday morning after church and after going to the local farmers market. You may have a short wait but worth it. There are rocking chairs and tables and chairs outside as well as shops in case...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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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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