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Sunshine Seafood Cafe

14900 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924
+1 239-472-6200
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Closes in 19 min
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 598 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Back in the day, each Captiva establishment was owned by a different person and each had their own ambience, menu, personality, etc. This used to be the best place on island, now it’s gone from what I understand, but all Captiva restaurants seem to share...More

Thank AtlantaAnne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have lived in Naples almost my whole life and being that I work full time, I have not been out to Captiva Island in many, many years. I was very excited that family members booked a week on the island. . I was also...More

Thank Tammy M
Reviewed 11 April 2018

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
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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
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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