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Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille

708 Fishermans Wharf, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
239-765-9660
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $25
Cuisines: Caribbean, Seafood, Oyster Bar, Family Fare
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Family-friendly waterfront dining with affordable pricing. Featuring fresh seafood daily and full bar with our famous Island Mojitos. Indoor and outdoor seating available. Sports Bar and Live Entertainment. Arrive by car or boat. Doc Ford’s Rum Bar and Grille may have originated on Sanibel Island, but be sure to check out this newest location on Fort Myers Beach!

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Schaumburg, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

We stopped on way back to resort for quick meal. Didn't know much about the place before we arrived. Were we surprised!! We ended up splitting a flatbread appetizer and then splitting an amazing Shrimp and Grits dinner. Friendly staff, great services, great food.

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6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

We are year round residents and love the life, part of that is great food and drinks. We have been going to Doc Fords since they opened in Fort Myers Beach. Great staff and the food is always good, my husband is a ver picky eater and this is his favorite place. The best thing is the consistency . Be... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

We went to Doc Fords at Fort Myers Beach early evening and sat outside. They had a band playing and the ambience was great. The service and food was really good. I had crab cakes and they were very good. My husband had fish which he said was excellent. We also love the one on Sanibel Island as everything's just... More

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Cape Coral, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

My favorite place in SW Florida to go for lunch, have a few cocktails, enjoy the view and rock the dock with Deb and the Dynamics. Are you looking for something great to do, with decent food and drinks, and a great location? How about sublime entertainment, a party crowd, dancing, fun all on the dock in beautiful SW Florida.... More

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Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

We go to Doc Fords at least once every time we are in FMB. The view is great,the staff is courteous, and the food is good. We went for a late lunch on Sunday, seated outside on the upper level. I had the most delicious fish sandwich I've ever had, and my husband had a delicious bowl of chowder -... More

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

I've recently been reading Randy Wayne White's Doc Ford books. We decide to visit. It was a fun evening. Good food. Great waterfront views.

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Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW via mobile

Fresh and great shrimp Yucatan, that and a cup of chowder was perfect. Go early to get a great view seat! Beautiful boats in the marina. I good spot that was recommended, glad we hit it.

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Hamilton, Canada
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

What a beautiful setting! It was a warm night in November, on the upper veranda with live music being played below. The restaurant was bustling but comfortable. The mojitos were really nice and they have a large menu selection, but not overwhelmingly large. We shared a dozen dinosaur looking oysters...not the best shucking job as there were lots of little... More

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

The food was delicious and the atmosphere is really nice. I would recommend coming here for dinner and make sure to sit outside.

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Manhattan, Illinois
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7 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Overall everything was great here. I would definitely recommend and will return to. Awesome buffalo shrimp and the beach bread is yummy. All had something different and was all fantastic. Fries are addictive :) Drinks were tasty, sweet tea was a little too sweet.

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Additional Information about Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille

Address: 708 Fishermans Wharf, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
Phone Number: 239-765-9660
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
Average Prices: USD 10 - 25
Cuisine: Caribbean, Seafood, Oyster Bar, Family Fare

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