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13499 S Cleveland Ave, Bell Tower Shops, Fort Myers, FL 33907-3891
+1 239-344-0037
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“sushi” (68 reviews)
“hibachi grill” (9 reviews)
“shrimp” (23 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13499 S Cleveland Ave, Bell Tower Shops, Fort Myers, FL 33907-3891
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had company and we went there for dinner. We sat at the hibachi with 2 other couples, the cook was friendly, fun to watch cook, and the food was delicious. He engaged everyone at the table. Very fun evening. I had tenderloin and gulf...More

Thank Lyn S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very popular restaurant, booking is necessary as inside the booths & around the grills are often full. However, the outside area is really good. It overlooks the shops in Bell Tower and you can enjoy miso soup, sushi & teriyaki in pleasant...More

Thank annoflondon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I came there for a later dinner. The hosts said there would be a wait so we waited maybe 30 minutes for a table. Once we were sat, we waited another 12 minutes to even be approached by a server. The server...More

Thank NiksC123
Reviewed January 11, 2018

We were in town with family for Christmas & my cousins new husband had never been to a Japanese Steakhouse before and my husband & I had been wanting to do it again so we thought perfect! NOT.....where do I start?!! 30 minutes late seating...More

1  Thank hllangford
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

We used to have fun for celebrations at this Daruma or the one in Sarasota. They must be broke or running out of cash for them to auto charge their gratuity on 3 people. Its bad enough for them to charge. $23 for 2 martinis...More

Thank David M
Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

Generous portions and well prepared. Hibachi is awesome. Love the fancy drinks. In Bell Tower Shops.

Thank ResqRick
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

The food was exceptional and the customer was everything you could ask for. We will definitely be back

Thank MikeTucker
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

Had a great get together with a friend who frequents this place. Sat at the bar, the wine was good and they prepared a special sushi roll upon her request. The bar does fill up quickly and it’s at little pricey.

Thank luvrson
Reviewed October 2, 2017

We look forward to DaRuMa for our birthdays each summer. I love Japanese food and do not eat at other places with similar tepanyaki tables. That said, this is not an authentic Japanese restauant likely found in NYC and Washington. Seating is a challenge as...More

Thank Loucat26
Reviewed August 9, 2017

There was a BUG alive and crawling on my salad dish, I made the server aware if it.........but he said nothing. Minutes later the table across from us sent a dinner dish back with a crawling  bug..........again nothing was said and no manager came to...More

Thank Gaillouis
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13499 S Cleveland Ave, Bell Tower Shops, Fort Myers, FL 33907-3891
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-344-0037
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