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Thirsty's Restaurant

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4835 Vincennes St, Cape Coral, FL 33904-9141
(239) 549-6661
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Cape Coral, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I have eaten at thirsty's for many years. The food has always been great from the special salads at lunch to the seafood at dinner. The fish fry on Friday is unlimited. Had seafood Vincennes tonight: shrimps and pasta with veggies under melted cheese. Yum.

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Thank Sruediger
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thirsty's serves Prime Rib on Saturday and Monday. It is the best around. The staff is great, and friendly. A great experience.

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Thank David K
Cape Coral, Florida
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428 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 297 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thirsty, Vincennes St., Cape Coral, FL., Growling of the timmy and chatter. The food. A french dip sandwich with side of inhouse macaroni salad. Plus in house sweet tea. Tea just sweet enough, all U can drink. Now the macaroni salad. Not too much of robust of flavor BUT they add a bit of shrimp. Creamy and good. Ahh a... More 

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Thank rholland63
Cape Coral, fl
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

If you are into interesting and fun bars THIS is the PLACE, A favorite of local for years and years. Interesting drinks, friendly staff and reasonable prices. Not like the trendy HIGH Priced places in South Cape that are popping up all over. This place has lasted while the competitors come and go.....

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Thank flipper981
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

the day i moved to cape 1994 was my first stop(fried grouper) and my wife had the tuna platter and to this day we go back six times a year and still order the same things,lol,if it's not broke

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Thank Augustus C
Cape Coral, Florida
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

They have strange hours, but I've always loved everything I've had there! It was recommended by friends & it's been there for a long time so people have to like it.

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Thank Fulltime_resident
michigan
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

We have been to Thirsty's several times and have not been disappointed at all. Their friendliness and delicious food were spot on every time. The pineapple in the cole slaw and the homemade crab cakes always provide an extra spark. Thirsty's always has daily specials worthy of one's attention. We are a bit fussy and this spot is a good... More 

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Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

Great choice of seafood at a very reasonable price. Neat and clean but not fancy. Nightly specials. Meals come with two sides, and dinner rolls.

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Thank Travellover480
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

In my opinion, the atmosphere was back street low rent type. Somewhere we read they had the best grouper sandwich. Myself and a friend sat down and were helped by a friendly upbeat and well appointed waitress. When we asked for the grouper she said she didn't have grouper but a nice fresh white fish. We did in fact have... More 

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Thank Marj B
Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016 via mobile

This is a jewel in Cape Coral. Service is fantastic. Good menu with lots of variety making it difficult to pick a dish. The taco salad is awesome. Soups are all good. Highly recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4835 Vincennes St, Cape Coral, FL 33904-9141
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Cape Coral
  • Phone Number: (239) 549-6661

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?