We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

United Cafe Bar and Bistro

) #377 of 659 Restaurants in Fort Myers $$ - $$$ American, , Cafe
2236 1st St, Fort Myers, FL 33901-2944
+1 239-362-1831
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“scotch egg” (2 reviews)
“blt” (5 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Cafe
$$ - $$$
2236 1st St, Fort Myers, FL 33901-2944
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (178)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 177 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service was slow, with only 2 tables. Food is subpar at best, flies everywhere. I ordered the Yogurt for breakfast, came out warm. Much better places to eat downtown.

Thank Kelly B
Reviewed June 21, 2017

We have frequented this restaurant for many years and it recently changed ownership and extensively extended the bar area....nice change! You can sit and enjoy a cocktail and people watch in air-conditioned comfort! The servers and bartender were friendly and made great drinks! We decided...More

Thank PETUNIA1985
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

Went to this establishment on 6/16 for dinner. We were seated quickly as there wasn't a wait. We sat for sometime before our server arrived to take our drink order. She arrived back with drinks and we hadn't yet decided on what to order, do...More

Thank Alison M
Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

Great place to watch sports on "the Telly" and have some pub food and beer. Great location, the waitstaff was nice, prices are fair. We had a turkey Diana sandwich, pulled pork sliders and a Reuben. The turkey was fresh, beer was cold, and everyone...More

Thank MaureenFLA
Reviewed March 20, 2017

Stopped in for an evening meal while travelling through, and found this ale house. Delicious black & Blue salad topped with grilled fillet. Typical ales from around the world, served in "proper" glasses for the style of beer or ale. Actually served a bit too...More

Thank haroldw387
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

The food was very good, server was responsive but the kitchen was slow getting food out, took a hour to get food to table

Thank Eric S
Reviewed November 26, 2016

My wife and I went here while attending the car show Nov 26. We got seated quickly after searching out a hostess. There were lots of empty tables. (should have told me something) My wife ordered a chicken salad on a croissant, it was mediocre....More

Thank Doug C
Reviewed October 10, 2016

We came to United Cafe for brunch. it was busy, but we ordered a simple bagel and quiche. It does NOT take an hour to prepare this meal. We were told over and over by our server that it would just be a 'few more...More

Thank MVonel
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Looking for an authentic English breakfast? This is the only place in Ft. Myers you will find it! How about a draft Boddington's Ale? This is the place mate. Great vibes, friendly staff. Have enjoyed breakfast, dinner and evening snacks here; never disappointed!

Thank Barry B
Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Where to start? The restaurant itself is quaint and has a cool vibe and the Bloody Mary was quite good! There were only three other tables filled inside but many patrons at the outside tables. The waitresses ran back and forth and I could tell...More

Thank nborck18
Nearby Restaurants
Capone's Coal Fired Pizza
686 reviews
.03 miles away
Downtown House of Pizza
269 reviews
.01 miles away
Ford's Garage
1,935 reviews
.04 miles away
Los Cabos Cantina and Tequila Bar
486 reviews
.02 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Fort Myers River District
520 reviews
.10 miles away
Florida Repertory Theatre
224 reviews
.06 miles away
Harborside Event Center
22 reviews
.14 miles away
Art of the Olympians Museum and Gallery
9 reviews
.21 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
September 26, 2015|
Response from jcdillon | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, that did not happen this time. The Rugby fans need to let Mr. Morgan at United that they would come if he scheduled it.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2236 1st St, Fort Myers, FL 33901-2944
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-362-1831
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing