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Poolside Cafe at The Ritz-Carlton

280 Vanderbilt Beach Rd, The Ritz-Carlton, Naples, FL 34108
+1 239-598-6644
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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280 Vanderbilt Beach Rd, The Ritz-Carlton, Naples, FL 34108
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Reviewed 2 days ago

All is what you would think it would be for a Ritz. Food, service, amenities all excellent. Wait till you get the bill though. Not cheap but this place may be the most expensive burger and fries place anywhere...:) But, I’ll go back.

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Poolside Cafe is in between the adult swimming pool and the family swimming pool. There are tables available with shade and tables available without. They will also serve you at the pool. We've eaten here numerous times and have enjoyed each meal. Ask for Albert...he's...More

Thank KRPOkc
Reviewed 11 May 2018

I love being able to order food and drinks while at the pool. I love it even more when the service, the food, and the drinks are excellent. Great time. Excellent!

Thank Cruiselover1963
Reviewed 4 May 2018

My recent review can be seen under the Hotel section! Service and food terrific! See you soon,Kristin

Thank KristinKport
Reviewed 3 May 2018

This place offers decent food by the pool. You do not waste precious time running around to find lunch food. The setting is great. Service is fast. Pricey. You pay for the name and convenience.More

Thank TonicTravelAmeniti
TheRitzCarltonNaples, Manager at Poolside Cafe at The Ritz-Carlton, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Dear TonicTravelAmeniti, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your experience with us. We appreciate your feedback and hope to welcome you back to The Ritz-Carlton, Naples in the near future. Sincerely, Erwin Pals EAM – Director of Food an Beverage...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

Great stop for super drinks and the best ceviche we have had in many years. Highly recommend to all.

Thank Idahorupert
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We ordered from our cabana and the food was great. The tuna salad and the chicken quesadilla was amazing !! Strawberry daiquiri was great!! Albert is the best!!

Thank susiejc
Reviewed 3 August 2017

At the Ritz for a conference and stopped by the pool for a couple of sandwiches. The BBLT was amazing as was my wife's tuna sandwich. Ritz prices but worth the convenienceMore

Thank Beachbenz63
ritzcarltonnaples6, Manager at Poolside Cafe at The Ritz-Carlton, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Dear Beachbenz63: Thank you for your review of The Poolside Cafe. It was a delight to read that you and your wife enjoyed the BBLT and tuna sandwich. Beachbenz63, it was a pleasure to host your conference and we look forward to having the pleasure...More

Reviewed 26 June 2017

Laid back location, with beautiful tropical breezes coming off the Gulf. Although somewhat pricey, the staff and experience were first class.

Thank swlee1231
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

It was a perfect choice for us to dine at the poolside cafe after the beach. The staff was very attentive, however, didn't get our entrees correct. They quickly reacted and within 5 minutes got us the correct meal. It was a very windy day...More

Thank RJB1215
TheRitzCarltonNaples, Manager at Poolside Cafe at The Ritz-Carlton, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Dear RJB1215, Thank you for taking time to write such a wonderful Trip Advisor review regarding your recent visit to our resort and Poolside Café. We take great pride in providing exceptional customer service and facilities for our guests so I am thrilled to learn...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 280 Vanderbilt Beach Rd, The Ritz-Carlton, Naples, FL 34108
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Naples>  > Pelican Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Pelican Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 239-598-6644
Casual light cuisine. The restaurant, which is completely outdoors, featuring a delightful blend of traditional cuisine with a healthful influence.
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