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University Grill

7790 Cypress Lake Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33907-6520
+1 239-437-4377
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab bisque” (75 reviews)
“prime rib” (112 reviews)
“haddock” (66 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7790 Cypress Lake Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33907-6520
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was treated by friends to a wonderful birthday outing. The food was fantastic! Highly recommend the coconut shrimp. CC , our waitress was attentive and friendly. The manager and several other staff members helped make the evening delightful.

Thank Mary F
Reviewed yesterday

I had yet another wonderful dining experience at the University Grill! The food and ambiance were both awesome. And, Diana, our server, was amazing as always! She always provides the highest level of service by paying great attention to every detail and is, by far,...More

Thank gingras136
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

CC was our waitress and did and excellent job! The Salmon was delicious and fresh and great dessert. One of the best spots in Fort Myers. Thanks!

Thank Anne Elizabeth G
Reviewed 4 days ago

For a great dinner experience, ask for CiCi or Colin, and say hi to manager Tim! Try the lobster twin tails or the eggplant parm special.

Thank PapaRomeoEcho
Reviewed 5 days ago

Enjoyed a wonderful dinner of FRESH haddock, meal was excellent and service was outstanding. Perfect for an early dinner and a night at the Barbara Mann Theatre across the street. Have enjoyed many lunches here especially great if you have a crowd they really have...More

Thank carol d
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice venue for a relaxing meal - lunch or dinner. Definitely customer friendly as evidenced by there servers. Good food, too.

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time here. We were down in Florida visiting our in-laws and stop here for dinner. Our waitress Lee was so sweet and fabulous, she took great care of us, was able to answer all of our questions about the menu and always came back...More

Thank Cate M
Reviewed 1 week ago

party of 2, I had fried grouper sandwich, I asked the server, Lee, if the grouper was really thin, she suggested requesting a thick piece of fish. that's exactly what I got and it was plenty of food. we also had coconut shrimp that were...More

1  Thank jmk1967
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent dinner and service by CC. The Halibut and Sea Scallops were delicious. Also the crab bisque and clam chowder was amazing.More

Thank Debbie P
dagrill, Manager at University Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Debbie P for your feedback. We are delighted you enjoyed your excellent dinner and service by CC! Chef Eddie is delighted you thought the meals were delicious, and the crab bisque & chowder soups were amazing. You are more than welcome to request...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a coconut shrimp appetizer, 5 good sized shrimp with a crusty coconut coating and a sweet sauce to compliment them. For mains we had the Grouper fillet and a seared tuna. The grouper was firmly cooked and big, while the tuna was served...More

Thank Robert S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Where are the "vegan options" on the menu?
14 May 2017|
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Response from Moneychanger | Reviewed this property |
Despite one of the Managers being a vegan they have no vegan options on the menu. Go figure! But ask and they will offer to make you a pasta dish with mixed vegetables with a delicious sauce. Dish is very tasty, but have to... More
Carol N
What time is happy hour? Are there appetizer specials during happy hour?
27 March 2017|
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Response from edward v | Reviewed this property |
4to7 nightly. It is a dollar off all beers and cocktails, it is in the dinning room also. Starting soon there will be a 7.00 nightly bar menu available . It is at the bar only. More info forthcoming . THANKS CHEF.
Do you have take out?
7 March 2017|
Response from WPEVLE | Reviewed this property |
Am sure they do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
23:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7790 Cypress Lake Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33907-6520
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-437-4377
  • E-mail
The university grill is a upscale local bar and grill. From great burgers and beer,to high choice aged meats and fresh seafood. Our customers are very loyal as are our winter locals. When someone has been here for the first time there comment is why did it take me so long to find this place.
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