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1200 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4702
+1 239-472-1998
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (431 reviews)
“puttanesca” (21 reviews)
“garlic spread” (13 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1200 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4702
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The food here is strictly average- nothing special. You go to Sanibel for the seafood, not Italian...

Thank Brandon0072
Reviewed 2 days ago

On vacation last week, we visited Matzaluna with a group of 10 family members. We love coming here! However, the service wasn't up to par this time. The waiter was rushed and didn't take my drink order when he took everyone else's. My daughter had...More

Thank janshopsalot
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our family of four ate dinner here one evening. We are always wanting to try new pizza. They served individual size woodfired pizzas. I found the pizza to be very plain with basic tomato sauce. I also did not enjoy my salad it had way...More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Last Thursday we had dinner at Matzalunas. We started out at the bar with Adam who was very friendly and made sure the glass was never empty! We ate dinner shortly after and Tony Bennett was our server. He was prompt, friendly and took fantastic...More

Thank Sandy H
Reviewed 4 days ago

We have been here before and had to go back. The food is very tasty and the service is good. The prices are excellent for the amount of food you get - we always have leftovers. The restaurant can get a little noisy and is...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Food was great. We sat at the bar since it was busy. My food was excellent. Ask for the specials of the day for food and drinks. I ordered a special of the day. (usually means its even fresher)

Thank Christopher L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Loved this place from the moment we walked in!! Wonderful Italian food! Wonderful ambiance!! We had spaghetti and lasagna. Can't wait to go back!! Great service!

Thank lola20
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate at this restaurant twice during our stay on Sanibel Island. (Technically once because we ordered it to-go the second time.) My daughter has Celiac Disease and is restricted to a gluten free diet. They have very decent GF menu options and carefully explained...More

1  Thank Manoukj10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, professional staff, great garlic, seafood, chicken, pasta. Fantastic prices for the quality of food. Fun place to bring kids.

Thank Lois F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a big, bright, comfortable restaurant with okay food. Our server, Allen, was attentive, knowledgeable and professional. My companion had the wood-fired pizza with artichokes, it was very good, with a thin, tasty crust an three or four nice cheeses. I had sautéed scallops...More

Thank Tracey W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4702
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-1998
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