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Schnapper's Hots

1528 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957
239-472-8686
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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  • English first
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English first
Bluffton, Indiana
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We recently stayed just across the street from Schnapper's so we decided to order it for dinner one night. They were out of footlong hotdogs so we both got regular dogs with different topping. All in all, they were just hotdogs. Nothing really blew us away. Their hand-cut french fries were wonderful but honestly, we should have saved our money... More

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Montreal
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57 reviews 57 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We went here several times this year and really enjoyed this pizza. You can stand up and eat or there is some outdoor eating, but basically it is a take out. We didn't have any of their hot dogs, but heard that they were very good. Like the atmosphere. Friendly staff.

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Chicago, Illinois
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23 reviews 23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Today ( August 26th ) we traveled to Sanibel island and made it around lunch time so we stopped and ordered the 1/3 lb cheeseburger and fries special. Unless you specify, the cheeseburger comes with " the works" which are lettuce,tomato,onion,pickle,ketchup,mustard and mayo. ALL GOOD HERE and the fries which are hand cut comes as the side in the special... More

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Orlando, FL
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

I stopped in and ordered the fish and chips - which is made with local caught grouper. The fish is hand breaded and deep fried - but not greasy at all. The fries are always the best on island. I make a point to enjoy the fish and chips each time I visit Sanibel.

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Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Been here twice and last time I had the grouper sandwhich. Good place to get a quick bite if the line isn't long during the hieght of travel season. The french fries are great and fyi the large fry is more like a kfc bucket with fries in it...lol... i love this place

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Lithia, Florida
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42 reviews 42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We had high expectations for this place as their menu and prices were right up our alley, especially on Sanibel Island. Our basic hot dog was decent sized, we ordered it boiled instead of fried, and had the skin on. A fried fish sandwich was good-nice roll, though thin sized piece of haddock. Kielbasa was good as well, but of... More

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Cool little place to get a quick meal when you don't want to be tied down for 1.5 hrs at a sit down meal. Mostly fast food type menu. Seating outside which is hot in July, plus bugs were bad. Hot dogs and fries are definitely worth the trip though.

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Hanover, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

If you are in Sanibel, you have to stop by here. The wings are the best I've ever had. This is absolutely a "to go" place ... they have a very small area (picnic tables) outside, but it's usually too hot in FL to eat wings outside ... take them back to the condo & enjoy ... fries are good... More

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MIAMI
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Yummy hot dogs and the fries are amazing! Great for a quick lunch with the family. We come every year when we are Sanibel. My kids love it!

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Miami, Florida
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44 reviews 44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We stopped here for a quick bite to eat before we headed to the beach. It was crowded and very warm inside, wondering if they kept the front door shut if that would help keep the air inside? They have a long "table" that you can stand at and eat, there is no seating inside. They do have some benches... More

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