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Sunshine Seafood Cafe

14900 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924
+1 239-472-6200
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Closed Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14900 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924
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1 - 10 of 596 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went back to Captiva in January 2018 and the Sunshine Cafe is gone. So sad. It was a great place to eat especially on the porch.

1  Thank Susan S
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Sunshine Seafood Cafe has long been our “special meal” restaurant when visiting Captiva Island. This year it is closed while moving to a new space next to RC Otters on Andy Rosse Lane. When we got here in early January their phone message said they...More

3  Thank wfbsg
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Great little restaurant in Captiva. Open kitchen with a nice outside deck and indoor seating . Had a delicious seafood pasta. My wife had the seafood risotto special. Food was served hot and delicious . Nice well priced wine menu. Friendly attentive staff . They...More

1  Thank Docsmartie
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful food!!!! I think, they are moving to a different location but not leaving the island. A favorite dinner spot

1  Thank Brenda I
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We just wanted a quick sandwich after swimming for a couple of hours. Location was perfect. Food was ok, not great. Nice view. Prices were higher than I wanted to pay for a quick lunch.

1  Thank oldguyfromohio
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed a great shrimp appetizer while my husband had the salmon. Food was great and prepared very well . Our waiter, Collin, was very accommodating and friendly. He took our music requests and latest very comfortable in spite of the downpour during our dinner....More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 28 August 2017

This was our first time to Captiva so we tried the Sunshine Seafood cafe for breakfast one morning. What a great choice. Their eggs/omelettes were so good. Plenty of cheese and plenty of toppings and they were cooked just right. Our waitress was really friendly...More

1  Thank jennTexas
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Great food. Server José was awesome! Chef made something off the menu for us. Key lime pie also delicious.

1  Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Great little breakfast place. Lots of good options. We stayed at the South Seas Resort and it was a short drive from there. The service was good and friendly.

Thank floridagirl710
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We have been coming to Captiva for years and for some reason never tried this restaurant. I think because of its location. Well we decided to try it tonight and it was amazing. The food was excellent... everything we ordered... hats off to the chef...More

1  Thank Andrea G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14900 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Captiva Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-6200
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