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Rosie's Cafe & Grill

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2330 Palm Ridge Rd, Across From Cvs, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3280
+1 239-579-0807
08:00 - 21:00
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Tue 08:30 - 21:00
Wed - Mon 08:00 - 21:00
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New Haven, Connecticut
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We all enjoyed lunch here one day-the Cobb salad was outstanding. Wish they had air conditioning, though.

Thank Afraidt0fly
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Actually the ambiance is average but this is my "go to" place for lunch. The staffis friendly, the salads, especially, are satisfying, it is locally popular,the service is good and their ice cream is wonderful! I also like that this place is very quiet and not loaded with visitors to the island. Oh, the icecream........I dream about the key lime... More 

Thank Beth H
Sanibel Island, Florida
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We returned again to this restaurant, which is especially good for breakfast and lunch. The Taco salad is delicious with a crispy taco crust to eat. It's not on the Periwinkle strip and therefore not as crowded as the main trouist restaurants but just as good or better.

Thank ScooterJackson
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great food at affordable prices. Friendly staff. The icecream is to die for! Situated a little off but worth the drive.

Thank torbjorne2015
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

One of the best Mexican omelets I've had. My wife chose a basic eggs, bacon, hash browns dish and raved about the bacon. We were already coffeed out so I can't comment about this most critical aspect. We sat outside on a typically pleasant Sanibel morning, always a dining enhancement but perhaps more so in this case, despite the fact... More 

Thank Thomas P
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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58 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing "fancy" - just a little place with good food, great ice cream (sweet potato-peach ice cream anyone? Yep! And it's GOOD!) and straightforward, friendly service. Soups are fresh and well made, portions are large (she even advised us against ordering too much, and explained that we didn't really need an appetizer for both of us, one would be plenty...)... More 

Thank CARheartsTravel
Howell, New Jersey
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Better get here early for breakfast! They will fix your omelet anyway you want......even serve it on a bed of raw greens, if you ask! Pancakes were light and fluffy and served w/REAL MAPLE SYRUP!!! Bottomless cup of coffee was fresh and rich! For their famous Cinnamon roll, I suggest you order it ahead of times they are made fresh... More 

Thank swolfeenr
Fort Myers, Florida
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rosie's is our go-to restaurant on the island. Consistently good, tasty food with home-town-style service. Casual, reliably welcoming, affordable, and delicious. Located on Palm Ridge, just off the main road, Periwinkle Way, up-island, in a lovely little shopping center with a bookstore, a shoestore, a sweet shop, a cafe, and a pharmacy within walking distance, should you like to browse... More 

Thank Holly L
Clymer, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice selection of breakfast and lunch items on the menu. Sunday mornings seem to be their busiest time, but we still received excellent food and service. Don't forget to buy me some fresh backed cookies and cupcakes for the road.

Thank Denise P
Reignier, France
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rosie's food is always fresh, healthy and delicious. The servings are just the right size, and dinners include a fresh salad, vegetable or potato, and warm, freshly baked bread. And a scoop of wonderful home made ice cream! Service with a smile, friendly and efficient. And very decent prices, for Sanibel.

Thank Kathy08822

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 28
Seafood, Soups, American, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2330 Palm Ridge Rd, Across From Cvs, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3280
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-579-0807
Breakfast lunch dinner ice cream shop & coffee bar

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