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Blue Giraffe

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2075 Periwinkle Way, Suite 14, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4113
+1 239-472-2525
07:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Came here for a break and ice cream cone during shopping and was charged $ 4.50 for one scoop of chocolate ice cream in a paper cup that wasn't even that good........save yourself the money and drive down the road 1-2 miles to Pinocchio's ice cream shop for a good ice cream cone towards the lighthouse. The menu looks average... More 

Thank Mauro Z
Acme, Pennsylvania, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

You can shop and eat all in one place. The food is good and the decor is cute and the kids love it. The shrimp po boy was really good and the drunken grouper was delish. The coconut shrimp was awesome.

Thank Karen S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I had skipped lunch and as I was shopping I came across The Blue Giraffe. Hadn't eaten here in a couple of years but saw sign "new menu". I was intrigued so I sat and ordered their blackened mahi mahi taco with rice and black beans. It was delicious! The mixture of the slaw, salsa, mahi was mouth watering. It... More 

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Moline, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This Island restaurant in Periwinkle Place shopping center is under new ownership, and in my opinion is vastly improved. My husband and I stopped in for breakfast today and found it to be delicious. I ordered a custom omelet of spinach, Swiss cheese and mushrooms. It came with a choice of grits or potatoes, and a choice of toast or... More 

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Plainville, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Blue Giraffe for lunch. We started outside on a nice patio at Periwinkle Place but a rainstorm chased inside to a booth. The staff was accommodating and efficient. The bartender allowed me to taste both lagers and choose. Our 3 year old had sticks of French toast and fruit and was very happy. My wife had the... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by the Blue Garaffe on Sanibel Island. we had no idea what to expect... There was six of us and all of us ordered something different... The food was outstanding... We all were surprised how good it was... We will have to come back and eat there again...

Thank rafannon
Langhorne, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the atmosphere. Food was delicious. The pina colada mahi was out of this world. Staff was so friendly.

Thank Geriann F
Mt Vernon
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A lunch to remember!! Excellent sweet potato fries and our wraps were awesome!! Can't wait to go back and eat.

Thank Michael G
Millville, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently dined here for the first time and found the food and service to be great! The pina colada mahi is the best I have ever had. They offer a full bar and the desserts are home made. Located in the shops of Periwinkle Place this a great setting, can't wait to come back!!!

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Willoughby, Ohio
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoy having lunch while shopping. the food is always great and the staff are very friendly. I would highly recommend stopping here for lunch or dinner.

Thank jrvangorder

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
American, Bar, Seafood, Healthy
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2075 Periwinkle Way, Suite 14, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4113
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-2525
The Blue Giraffe is the place to experience casual island dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner, seven days a week from 7am to close. Dine outside in the garden atmosphere of Periwinkle Place or inside at hand-painted tables, inspired by local artists. Our wide-ranging menu is full of fresh and local seafood, island-renowned chowders, custom sandwiches and burgers, refreshing salads, mouth-watering steak and vegetarian options. Unwind at our full liquor bar, sipping on a glass of wine, a frosty draft, bottled beer or one of our signature frozen drinks. As for dessert, indulge in hand-dipped Edy's Grand Ice Cream, or a rich cappuccino. You won't be able to get enough of our delicious island-inspired food, all in a friendly, tropical setting.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?