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The Beached Whale

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1249 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2708
(239)-463-5505
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Takeout
Description: The best BBQ and Seafood restaurant on the Fort Myers Beach featuring...
The best BBQ and Seafood restaurant on the Fort Myers Beach featuring outdoor dining and happy hour every day from 3-6, with live music at night, and 26 TV's make it a great place to watch the game!
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  • 50
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  • 33
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch on the deck

Beautiful location, but extremely hot. We chose to be outside for the view, but inside was nice & cool. Food was good & beer was cold.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
Mimi52056
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Aston, Pennsylvania
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Bar scene
  • Families with children
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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This is by far one of the best restaurants in the area. While the Beached Whale seems like a typical bar (it does have good nightlife and drink specials), even the family could enjoy a meal there. went there with my family on vacation and everyone enjoyed their meal beyond belief. For an appetizer, you can't go wrong with the... More 

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Evergreen Park, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

The ribs are excellent. The staff were very friendly. We saw the band Soapy Tuna and they were very good.

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Pembroke Pines, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Food is ok. Restaurant was very cold. I was not impress with the food. I ordered fish and chips. The fries were cold. My husband ordered the special of the day (pork sandwich), he was pleased.

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Cape Coral, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

This is one of our favorite places on the beach. We took some friends and sat upstairs. We started with drinks and the bottled beer were warm. We had to ask for cups of ice. Miller Lite and Budweiser were both warm. Then we had two orders of beach bread which were wet and soggy. Then we ordered buffalo shrimp,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Visited twice while on Vaca, stopped in for lunch the food, drinks, and service were awesome. I loved sitting on the top deck with views of the ocean. Ohhhh yeah and they offer a full menu until 2am which is great!!!!

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Nashville TN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Had dinner with hubby he had the Coconut shrimp it was good.I had the blackened grouper very nicely done very flaky tasty and good well done! Our server was Dan he was very informative and accommodating. Would definitely come here again!

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Aston, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Beautiful location, but extremely hot. We chose to be outside for the view, but inside was nice & cool. Food was good & beer was cold.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Love there tuna appetizer, chicken wings, flat bread and of course the staff rocks. Stop in if you are in t he area, Sit inside or upstairs on the deck

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Murray City, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This was my favorite place of all the bar/grills we ate at. The food was great, servers were friendly, helpful and took care of us. Has a nice view, great live music and decent prices.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

We went on our first night at the each and we're kind of disappointed. The waitress was VERY bubbly (or squeaky) and she was quick but the food was overpriced and just ok.

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Additional Information about The Beached Whale

Address: 1249 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2708
Phone Number: (239)-463-5505
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD $10 to $20
Cuisine: American, Caribbean, Seafood, Sandwiches, Barbecue, Delicatessen, Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1249 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2708
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: (239)-463-5505

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $10 to $20
  • Cuisine: American, Caribbean, Seafood, Sandwiches, Barbecue, Delicatessen, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Bar scene, Families with children

Description

The best BBQ and Seafood restaurant on the Fort Myers Beach featuring outdoor dining and happy hour every day from 3-6, with live music at night, and 26 TV's make it a great place to watch the game!
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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