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Gramma Dot's Seaside Saloon

634 N Yachtsman Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3912
+1 239-472-8138
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (332 reviews)
“coconut shrimp” (223 reviews)
“homemade chips” (79 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
634 N Yachtsman Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3912
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A friend recommended this restaurant before we visited sanibel and we would agree! We enjoyed our visit to Gramma Dots after an afternoon of fishing. The food and service were very good .we had shrimp and fish'n chips. The chips are exceptional! The dining room...More

Thank Walt K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We always come back at least once during our yearly vacation to the US. The food is nice. Nothing fancy but the lunch menu is good; especially the grouper and the curried lobster salad, that would also be nice (+healthier), by the way, with less...More

Thank Nelda68
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The facility is waterfront located at a Sanibel Island marina. Very friendly staff, and our blackened scallops were very good. Next time, however, we will stay away from the fried food: There is simply too much dough on it, but we understand that some people...More

Thank GlocalSwede
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very unique restaurant with awesome atmosphere located right on the marina. Food quality and service is always excellent.

Thank Bob1951STL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the coconut shrimp basket and homemade chips. The lunch basket is plenty big enough for dinner as well. We carried out gramma dots and I really enjoyed my dinner. Our friends who were visiting Sanibel for the first time said it was the...More

Thank carrie9678
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Gramma Dot's for lunch on the recommendation of a sales clerk at one of the Sanibel Island shops and we were not disappointed. Gramma Dot's is located at a marina so the view was an additional bonus. I ordered a soft crab sandwich and...More

Thank silverback1947
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best thing on the menu and sorta their special, grouper sandwich, it was good but not worth a special trip, this is an easy place to get to, and if you are driving in, really close to the bridge to Sanibel.

Thank Pepperjackm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the seafood chowder and fish and chips and really enjoyed the meal. Great location and very friendly stafff

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband had swordfish for the first time. He loved it. I had fried shrimp. There were 8 very large shrimp in the dinner, very lightly coated So it was a lot of meat and very little breading.Delicious! We will defintely go back when in...More

1  Thank Susan S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When I bring my friends and family down, it's not a trip without a delicious lunch at gramma Dots. Always get to see a happy face and to know that my meal will be great! A little pricey, but you get what you pay for.

Thank GSidler33957
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Questions & Answers
23 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from SPWITT | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure you can
Beth T
20 September 2016|
Response from Grizzly1971 |
Gramma Dots reopens Thurs Sept 29. They close every year for few weeks after labor day weekend.
10 May 2015|
Response from Grizzly1971 |
There is not a separate gluten free menu but its easy to accommodate diet restrictions at Gramma Dots
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 634 N Yachtsman Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3912
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-8138
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