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Tigertail Beach Cafe

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490 Hernando Dr, Marco Island, FL 34145-2400
+1 239-389-8414
11:00 - 16:00
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Naples, Florida
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148 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 277 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Fresh crispy fish & chips (Cod!), malt vinegar, great burgers, veggie wraps, croissant sandwiches, and a good selection of kid-friendly & gluten-free options. Portions are large enough for two. Best of all, service & food quality are easily on par with expensive resorts.

Thank Joseph L
Madison, Ohio
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

The ladies at the cafe were wonderful! My 2 year old daughter had fallen and injured her eye and they let us have a popsicle and come back to pay for it. When we came back to pay, we bought another popsicle as well as lunch. The service was quick and good for beach food. We love TigerTail and the... More 

1 Thank Wildbobcat
Oxford, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This café is just so convenient for the beach and their veggie wraps are just excellent. We had to visit at least three times in three weeks to sample them. They also do wine, beer and ice cream and lots of good free iced water.

1 Thank Lesley M
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241 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

This cafe is located just off the beach. It is a nice place to eat or get a cold drink. Being it is Marco Island it is expensive to eat.

1 Thank Truckie351
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47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I love their food and their staff is so nice. Close to the playground so kids can be happy while you sit back and enjoy your a drink. The lagoon beach is also a great attraction with many rentals. This place is great for families and friends to get together and have a great day out, I went solo and... More 

1 Thank BrendaSmyth
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619 reviews
262 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 243 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Love that there is a little cafe here. And that they are licensed. He boys had a Stella and I got to enjoy a Riesling. Nice wrap today and good fries. And ice cream for the kids. Located right off the parking lot and by the playground. So sit enjoy a beverage and watch the kids play. Perfect. And no.... More 

1 Thank Lisetteki
Franklin, Indiana, United States
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We totally enjoyed the cheeseburgers, homemade chips and French fries. Clean. Quick. Great environment.

Thank CAArmour
1 review
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely patio cafe with something for everyone. The best fries and homemade chips. Plus the lagoon beach is well maintained with major fun beach rentals and watching the mullet leap out of the water is great fun.

Thank Richard S
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We were at Tigertail beach so having a good option was nice. They need to purchase high chairs, a lot of families dine here. Nice picnic tables, stool seating with plenty of shade. An awesome playground next to the cafe so children can play as they wait for food. Decent menu options and overall good food.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Branson, Missouri
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

I don't even know where to begin this was the BEST place I ate at on Marco Island during my week trip! First of all, the young lady who took my order was so very sweet and was so informative. Definitely ask for Michaella she gave us so much information about the park and was so sweet with my grandkids!... More 

Thank marthagilmore2

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 490 Hernando Dr, Marco Island, FL 34145-2400
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Marco Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-389-8414
Tigertail Beach Cafe is a popular Marco Island restaurant for locals and tourists alike with reasonably priced dining overlooking the beautiful lagoon of Tigertail Beach Park. We are situated within view of an adventure playground for kids. Tigertail Beach Cafe is open seven days a week serving angus burgers, veggie wraps made fresh, chicken sandwiches, chicken fingers, waffle fries, home made chips, ice cream and more!

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