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Heidi's Island Bistro

2943 Estero Blvd, Unit 4 & 5, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3552
+1 239-765-8844
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“jaeger schnitzel” (130 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (115 reviews)
“apple strudel” (52 reviews)
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American, German, Austrian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2943 Estero Blvd, Unit 4 & 5, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3552
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Reviewed today via mobile

Visited Heidi's Island Bistro last night for early dinner and have to say it was just outstanding. I am a chef and appreciate good food and Heidi talked up the special pork shank and it was amazing. Heading there for breakfast this morning for some...More

Thank rg0nthier
Reviewed yesterday

There is nothing nearly as special as Heidi’s Island Bistro on Estero Island. My family was visiting from St Louis, Missouri and we had eaten already at many of the “tourist trap” type restaurants here, of course, the food was fine, but lackluster. We tried...More

1  Thank Roy O
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our family was RVing and decided to eat on the main drag of campground. Group of 5 adults one child! Staff was friendly and helpful with dinner selections. Every meal ordered was hot and delicious. Soups to schnitzels!!! The beer was nice and cold! We...More

Thank luvtoeat113
Reviewed 6 days ago

Awesome authentic German food. The pretzel is a must try! We go every time we are in town. Heidi is very sweet.

Thank Dee A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went with my husband and son. Both had the Jager Schnitzel. It’s is their favorite and was awesome. I had the sausage plate. So good I took home and ate for breakfast...but the best thing by far was the dessert. The apple slices batter dipped...More

Thank jdicke88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So excited to find a German restaurant in FMB. Heidi was warm and welcoming. The place is very clean and quaint. Authentic, delicious German food. Hubby had the poached fish in a dill cream sauce and lobster bisque. Awesome! I had the sauerbraten with red...More

Thank AnnMarieSass
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is off season now, so it was easy to get to and to get in. FMB during the busy months is crowded. Second time for us at Heidi's. The food tonight, as always was delicious. I had the Wiener Schnitzel, while my German wife...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped by for breakfast. The food was average and proportionate to the price charged. I got the "American something" with eggs, sausage and pan fried potatoes which wasn't bad. My wife got the "build it yourself" sandwich. One strange thing about...More

Thank goldiloxOHIO
Axel W, Owner at Heidi's Island Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am sorry to hear, that you were not happy with your breakfast experience at Heidi's. But I don't think, that $ 7.80 for the "Uncle Sam Breakfast" is too expensive. (2 Eggs, 2 slices of Bread, Butter, Jam, crisp Bacon or Canadian Bacon or...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The sign in their door includes "Bakery" so I went in one morning to take home some pastries. Selection was limited but what I bought was delicious. Next trip to Fort Myers, I'll try the restaurant.

1  Thank Casertast
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Go there every year we come down! Breakfast is wonderful and so is supper!! Very accommodating with a large family!!

Thank Amber L
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Louie J
20 February 2018|
Response from Axel W | Property representative |
yes we do
Louie J
20 February 2018|
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Response from Barbara J | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are small bistro tables at the front
1 June 2017|
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Response from Axel W | Property representative |
Pets are welcome on the outdoor seating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$22
Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2943 Estero Blvd, Unit 4 & 5, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3552
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 239-765-8844
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After over 30 years of experience in the restaurant business in Europe and Canada, we have made our dream come true and opened July 2012 our restaurant Heidi's Island Bistro in Florida, Fort Myers Beach. We want you to feel comfortable & that you enjoy our great German and local dishes under the Sun in Florida. Heidi's serving Breakfast from 8 am - 2 pm, Lunch from 12 pm - 2 pm & Dinner from 4:30 pm - 9 pm. In our small attached bakery you will find some nice selections of sweets, Bread, German Rolls and Cakes & of course the famous Black Forest Cake. The team of Heidi's Island Bistro will do their best so that you have an unforgettable dining experience.
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