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“Classy” 5 of 5 stars
Review of The Veranda

The Veranda
2122 2nd St, At Broadway, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3013
+1 239-332-2065
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Ranked #21 of 691 Restaurants in Fort Myers
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $40
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Continental, Bar
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Nestled in the heart of historic downtown Fort Myers. The Veranda will take you away from the hustle & bustle of everyday life to a bygone era of Antebellum charm. The Veranda's romantic setting in two turn-of-the-century homes, combined with our Southern Regional Cuisine, an extensive wine list, and first class service staff will provide you with the most unique dining experience in Southwest Florida. Celebrating our 35th year in business, The Veranda is consistently honored as one of the most award-winning restaurants in the area. Join us and experience the romance, the history and the charm that is the Veranda!
Fort Myers, Florida
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45 reviews 45 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 24 cities Reviews in 24 cities
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
“Classy”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

This is a "big night out" restaurant complete with a piano bar to wind up the night, after dinner drink in hand, singing "set em up, Joe"...
Food and service is first class with prices to match. Worth every penny.

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English first
Fort Myers, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Fabulous Dining Experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

The absolute best service in Ft. Myers. The food is wonderful and you want for nothing. I have eaten lunch there on many occasions, but this was the first time we went for dinner and it blew away our expectations. The best dining experience!

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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5 restaurant reviews
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“Beautiful Courtyard”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2012 via mobile

A beautiful spot in the middle of downtown Ft Myers. We ate in the gorgeous and relaxing courtyard that I highly recommend. Our server Tim, was perfect, attentive but not overbearing. Dinners were delicious and there was not one complaint from the four of us. After dinner we enjoyed the piano player in the bar. I would recommend going early or staying later to enjoy him. It is a perfect place to celebrate a special occasion. It is a classy, beautiful place that I will definitely go back to again!

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North Fort Myers, Florida
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“Larry & Frankie”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

Best food and service of any restaurant that we have visited. Service and staff are first. Waiters and waitresses in Tuxedos.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“Delicious”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

Dined here multiple times, each time is wonderful and delicious. Definitely order the caesar salad! The Filet Mignon is delicious as well. Make sure you try the pepper jelly with the bread!

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