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The Cottage Bar and Gulfshore Grill

1270 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2740
+1 239-765-5440
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1270 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2740
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Reviewed yesterday

WE LOVED the live music and dancing! This place is so fun, located right on the beach. We were so glad we stopped in! SO FUN!!!!

Thank baseballmomsim2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this place!!!! Such a great atmosphere day or night! The food is absolutely delicious! And the drinks are reasonable! Their souvenir ma are great too! The staff is out of this world amazing! I would highly recommend this place on your next visit!

Thank Becky R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by for breakfast and sat on the patio overlooking the beach. The food was great and servers were very friendly and attentive. Would definitely come back on our next vacation.

Thank love2golf2015
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

The Cottage is my favorite place in Ft.Meyer! They have awesome seafood! I had the Oysters Rockefeller and it was perfect! The beach bread is like nothing I have ever had before! Great breakfast too!!!❤️

Thank Mariaholaday
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Upper deck & beach side fun, right next to the Lani Kai, sort of hidden . Live music, lots of people, drinks & food. This is a fun spot, not necessarily occupied by the Spring breakers from next door!

Thank Deb R
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Always our first stop when arriving at FMB. The Grouper Sandwich is the best!! We have not had any bad food - ever! Great view. The Grill side has great breakfast with a nice salad bar. The special drinks are great too. Especially the Mud...More

Thank jim r
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We have been here many times, it is one of the few dining options on the beach for vegans. The salad bar is huge and loaded with an abundance of fresh and colorful fruits and vegetables. The atmosphere is light, airy and clean. Large windows...More

Thank VeganSunshine
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Sitting at a table overlooking the beach, with 80's music playing, boating and other water-related activities to observe, the Gulfshore Grill is a "must stop" on your list of things to do while in Ft. Myers Beach. We tried the fish tacos and grilled chicken...More

Thank MickeyNJFL
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

This place is a wounderful spot to enjoy the gulf view! However the service is terrible and one server in particular is extremely moody and if she doesn't know you she doesn't care to serve you I believe her name is Beth! We waited 20...More

Thank Moondiva1
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Only place to go & party on the beach now a days. I would prefer a band vs a one man band. Staff is friendly, plenty of places to sit, with a nice ocean breeze. Fun place to meet up with friends or make new...More

Thank mary l
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1270 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2740
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 239-765-5440
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The Cottage Bar is a long time favorite of locals and tourists alike. The Cottage Beach Bar are located right on the waters edge, overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, on Ft. Myers Beach. Live music nightly. Happy Hour.
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