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Sanibel Cafe

2007 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4100
+1 239-472-5323
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hash browns” (43 reviews)
“french toast” (49 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 2:30 pmAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2007 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4100
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent service with the best breakfast on the island. Pancakes are tasty and have great texture , sausage is large and tasty and eggs were always served just as ordered. English muffins are large and served with the best jelly and I am usually not...More

Thank barbarawyskowski
Reviewed 1 week ago

Totally unimpressed with The Sanibel Cafe for breakfast. We had to wait about five minutes to be seated - not because the restaurant was crowded but because the hostess was busy selling jams and chatting with acquaintances. It also took a long time to get...More

Thank graymar6
Reviewed 1 week ago

We read some reviews on this restaurant as we did some grocery shopping up the street and decided on a breakfast stop. My wife and I both ordered an omelette. The food was good, the service friendly, and the restaurant was very clean. The price...More

Thank Bengal50
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service fast and accurate. Shrimp or chicken salad plate with freash fruit looked great. Charming "island" signs decorated the walls.

Thank TravelFan34602
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great little place for breakfast. Had the short stack of pancakes and bacon and both were terrific. Recommend.

Thank Rich L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoy Sanibel Cafe for breakfast. Nice staff, good prices, and pretty quick service. Can't go wrong here!

Thank Bruce K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had eggs benedict, waffles, pancakes and french toast. Everything was great. The coffee is good to but the orange juice could be slightly sweeter (like at Over Easy Cafe and Lighthouse Cafe).

Thank PerHaakan1969
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great eatery...nice ambience...service was very good and staff was very friendly...decent portions and reasonably priced

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate there twice during our vacation and were very happy. It seems that locals go there, it is not fancy for sure :) Don't mind the decor, and the rather coldish welcome. The waiters are really nice and the food is simply tasty, we...More

Thank Maja M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stopped for breakfast and ordered an unusual omelet, for me, a shrimp, Havarti cheese omelet with a side of bacon and coffee. While waiting for food, check out the glass topped table with shells underneath. The omelet was thick with small shrimp and Havarti...More

Thank sharn69
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Questions & Answers
1 April 2016|
Response from Jane S |
Yes it is. There is a ramp outside the restaurant to use. It goes to the promenade with the restaurant and stores. They have chairs, which can be moved to accommodate a wheelchair.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2007 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4100
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-5323
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