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Schnapper's Hots

1528 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4514
+1 239-472-8686
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“chili dog” (36 reviews)
“fries” (218 reviews)
“burgers” (80 reviews)
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1528 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4514
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Reviewed 1 week ago

OK...The name signals casual, and it is. Open-faced char-grilled hot dogs, burgers, and more. Really good fries! But you have to figure out where the order line is, you will wait a few minutes for the food, and you will be mildly surprised by your...More

Thank Jay W
Reviewed 1 week ago

During our fourth year renting we finally stopped here. You place your order at the counter, grab a picnic table outside (there are only a few) and your number is called. Hot dog and hamburger each with fries: perfect. Nicely packed if you want to...More

Thank SVFirstEdition
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every year when we go to Sanibel, our first lunch out is Schnapper's. I love their fries. They're like home and not other places around it can come close. The Burgers and Hot Dogs are also about the best to our liking.

Thank ghc43
Reviewed 8 February 2018

The cashier that takes your order is so very friendly that we liked this place right away. Great hot dogs and fries and more for food plus a wide variety of ice cream treats. Limited outdoor seating but ample parking and it is right on...More

Thank Leigh H
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Problem is...we're always so full, we never have tasted what looks like delicious ice cream! We had thought of stopping back for a shake/malt, but we decided to just get pints of ice cream to eat b/c the shakes, if I remember correctly, are $5...More

Thank elmettehead
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Casual hot dog place. Good for lunch when you don't want to change out of beach clothes. Kind of expensive but most everything on the island is expensive.

Thank deborah f
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Hot Dogs, CheeseBuggers, Fries, Onion Rings and Truly Great Shakes made with real ice cream what more could one want. Cheerful service and tasty dishes make Schapper’s the place to go on Sanibel when you want to have a bugger or a dog or just...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 22 December 2017

If you like hot dogs, polish or a nice grouper sandwich this is the place for you. The chili dog is excellent, the grouper sandwich is great and we topped it off with wonderful ice cream. Great place to take the kids and dog with...More

Thank TIM R
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Staff here is so very friendly and the food is top notch. This will be a new regular stop. Some of the best grouper in the Island!

Thank Libby R
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Schnapper's is just the place when you want a hot dog. My Hubble had the chili dog and I had mine with mustard and sauerkraut. We picked the onion rings over fries and they were just like I like them - fresh onions, light batter...More

Thank Marybeth58
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3 November 2015|
Response from OnBehalfOf | Property representative |
Hi Mandie, our hot dogs are gluten free; however, not the bread.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1528 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4514
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-8686
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