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Baleen Naples

9891 Gulf Shore Dr, Naples, FL 34108-2019
+1 239-598-5707
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Caribbean, American, Seafood, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
9891 Gulf Shore Dr, Naples, FL 34108-2019
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Reviewed yesterday

We returned to Baleen Restaurant (located within La Playa Beach & Golf Resort) (right on the Gulf) and as usual, it did not disappoint. Besides the great food, the incredible view and wonderful sunset viewing, we were fortunate to once again be waited on by...More

Thank cdd64
Reviewed 3 days ago

The beautiful resort hotel and venue, try to make up for average food and barely, passable service. Gentlemen ordered first? and were served first. No drinks were refilled, not even water. Waitress was pleasant but not trained. Orders were mixed-up, etc. Friends love this place...More

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 4 days ago

I took my daughter, son-in-law and grandson for brunch. We thoroughly enjoyed the outdoor setting. The waiters were friendly and provided ritz level service. We chatted with two couples US and European. We will definitely return. BTW, the food was great also!

Thank John B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

To any restaurant, its atmosphere plays the role of its soul. It was my favorite place ,it’s not anymore. New decoration,cold cold cold ambiance.

1  Thank Philippe L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Delishoius seafood, atmosphere and service. Thank you Dwayne Johnson for a seemlessly perfect dinner at Baleen.

Thank loriossi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came to Baleen with a bachelorette party for dinner and were taken care of by Mario who was incredible. The food and wine were delicious and I can’t wait to return the next time I’m in Naples

Thank vaduro15
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an amazing dining experience at Baleen. Our waiter, Dwayne Johnson (yes, that’s really his name), was exceptional and made our first dining experience at Laplaya so enjoyable. He recommended great entrees and even brought us some tasty complimentary desserts.

Thank jenjorja
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fantastic experience with our server Dwayne Johnson. He was attentive and very enjoyable. The food was great as well!

Thank sheaalvarez
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful place! The crab leg portions were small for the price but still very yummy. The BALEEN Burger is now my 5th favorite ever! Adriano made our visit feel special and paid amazing attention to details as well as sharing with us the...More

Thank Cheyenne D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

La Playa is a very nice, pricey restaurant! Great view and decentfood. No problem with paying $50 for entree, BUT when they charge you $8 for bread, that is ridiculous! They have lost their minds. I had no problem with the $385 bill for 4,...More

1  Thank WF1944
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Response from manseekingfood | Reviewed this property |
The best waiter in the world...
Judith H
23 February 2018|
Response from Richard G | Reviewed this property |
You would need to contact the restaurant
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23 February 2018|
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Response from Trevi_Sal | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but worth a try.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 75
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9891 Gulf Shore Dr, Naples, FL 34108-2019
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Naples
  • Phone Number: +1 239-598-5707
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BALEENnaples - famously known for exquisite fine dining, is the signature restaurant of Noble House Hotels & Resorts, Baleen. The numerous accolades and awards for the South Florida dining at Baleen of LaPlaya have come from such well know publications as the coveted Conde Nast Traveler Gold List and the Great Hotels ranking of Travel + Leisure. Most recently, Baleen was awarded Wine Spectators Award of Excellence - Pleasing to the palate and the eye alike, Baleen Naples mixes Old Florida charm with elegant candlelit elegance. Beautiful chandeliers and soft mahogany furnishings set the tone for an elegant dining experience. Baleen spills out through the grand doors to our breathtaking terrace with tables overlooking the sweeping beach and ends with a collection of tables for cocktails in the sand next to the fire pit. Whether seated in an indoor epicurean enclave or a barefoot beach table, visitors can indulge in three daily seating's at Baleen Naples with options including a breakfast menu with a Gulf Coast twist on traditional favorites. With exceptional entrees and an extensive selection of wines the dinner menu is filled with local ingredients and beautifully composed dishes. For the guest looking for light fare enjoy our bar menu in the cocktail section with an array of seafood selections as well as sandwiches and appetizers. The intimate beach fire pit and Baleen Bar feature a fantastic wine-by-the-glass program, as well as extensive list of martinis and classic cocktails. If Florida seafood restaurants with beautiful waterfront dining views appeal to you, Baleen, Naples will more than fill the bill. The Baleen menu selections may also be enjoyed from the comfort of your guestroom, served to you by our excellent LaPlaya Room Service staff. For the ultimate dining experience please inquire about our over the top private dinners on the beach.
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