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Bennett's Fresh Roast

2011 Bayside Pkwy, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3101
239-332-0077
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Ranked #6 of 649 Restaurants in Fort Myers
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
North Fort Myers, Florida
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67 reviews 67 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

After an extended vacation, it was a delight to return to our Sunday visit to Bob and his staff. While we love the people, you can not forget the home made yeast raised peanut butter donuts, the cinnamon buns, any many more and the delightful strata.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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199 reviews 199 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

This place is our families favorite. The donuts are awesome, especially the maple bacon. Friendly staff and great atmosphere. Coffee is awesome too!

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Fort Myers, Florida
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90 reviews 90 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

These donuts were incredible. We purchased 6 to take home....glazed, almond coconut, boston creme, orange coconut, maple walnut toffee and peanut butter. All we could say was wow in between bites. Would highly recommend Bennett's. We will definitely be back.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Great place for coffee, tea, and donuts. Mostly a locals place. Donuts made fresh! Many people swear by the maple bacon donut, but I like the coconut almond. The donuts are soft and puffy-- a texture more like Krispy Creme than Dunkin. The earlier you get there, the more choices you will have as some donut flavors sell out quickly.... More

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Ft. Myers
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

This is a locals favorite. In the downtown area, between the Edison Ford Estates and Centennial Park. Do stop in for a delicious, decadent breakfast treat! Bennett roasts his own coffee, and makes the donuts on site. Variety of donut flavors from the traditional glazed to the orange coconut and maple bacon. Choose your coffee, bold or mild. I think... More

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Fort Myers, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

The donuts are absolutely delish. My husbands poker guys really enjoyed them. I took a girlfriend to Bennets for lunch awhile ago and it was fun. We both ordered a donut dog. Won't have it again, but what the heck. The waiter gave us free donuts to take home and we chattered with others there and made new connections. I... More

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North Port, Florida
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I'm sure I had you at Bacon!!!! Well this is a great combination, they have many other great flavors of donuts that you would never find at your typical doughnut shop, this place is unique, busy and really yummy. so go early to get the best selection, they sale out fast

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141 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Stopped to bring donuts to an event and glad I did. Austin was very nice and makes a great latte. The prices $1.10 to $1.75 per donut may be a little high, but the flavors are great. Had a cranberry muffin which was wonderful - full of fresh berries.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Great donuts and coffee. Very friendly staff! It's right down the street from our new home. Definitely returning! It's a great find as we are new in the city. JLG

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Fort Myers
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

I have been several times and had excellent food and service. However, the last time I went, they had shut down the grill 45 minutes before closing. They have a wonderful panini but I was unable to have one . Very disappointed.

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