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Bayfront Bistro

4761 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3923
+1 239-463-3663
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
4761 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3923
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511 - 520 of 1,349 reviews

Reviewed February 1, 2015

The Veiw and atmosphere is wonderful viewing the mangroves and boats coming in and out it s relaxing. I found the food to be just ok. But the service was great !

Thank Gili A
Bayfront B, Owner at Bayfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2015

Thanks for your feedback. Of course we would love to know how we can earn 5-stars from you. Your feedback is really important to us and we appreciate your comments. Thanks!

Reviewed January 31, 2015

Beautiful evening with daughters.exquisite surroundings,delightful appetizers and dinner. Something was wrong with Carrott cake but we did not make waiter aware. Wine list encompassed some unknown selections and waiter concurred that our choice of was a good one and was so pleased that I bought...More

Thank calmBoston
Bayfront B, Owner at Bayfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2015

Our team is delighted that we were able to deliver an awesome birthday celebration. Great wine choice too! Sorry about the carrot cake.. Hopefully we will see you soon!

Reviewed January 30, 2015

We have been making Bayfront Bistro the restaurant that we go to for dinner on our arrival at Fort Myers Beach each winter for the the last four years and have always had a fantastic evening. For each visit I have felt the service, food,...More

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Thank JohnC3beach
Bayfront B, Owner at Bayfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2015

John - WOW - Thank you so much for making Bayfront Bistro your "go to" restaurant upon your arrival to FMB each winter. Your review is the kind our team strives for. It helps us know we are hitting our high marks and getting it...More

Reviewed January 27, 2015 via mobile

Bayfront Bistro is a wonderful way to spend lunch or dinner celebrating the back bay and the Mangrove preserves...while enjoying a spectacular meal!

Thank JSS20133102
Bayfront B, Owner at Bayfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2015

Thank you so much for your 5-star review of Bayfront Bistro. We do have a tropical paradise here and love when we get your feedback. Thanks for taking the time to write to us. See you soon!

Reviewed January 24, 2015

There aren't a lot of waterfront dinning options in the Bonita Springs/Fort Myers area, so we were happy to find this one with contemporary decor and a nice ambience. The restaurant is located on the second floor of the building and we sat closest to...More

1  Thank Ray D
Bayfront B, Owner at Bayfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2015

Ray - Our team is proud that they got it 100% right for your visit. We love getting 5-star feedback and really appreciate the time it takes you to write to us. We hope to see you in the near future.

Reviewed January 24, 2015

Once again we enjoyed our delicious dinner at Bayfront Bistro. When we arrived about six couples all arrived at the same time. So it took staff a few minutes to get us all organized and move waiters around. We did wait 20 minutes for a...More

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Thank walterlinda
Bayfront B, Owner at Bayfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2015

Walter & Linda- Thank you so much for l your 5-star rating and letting our team know you really enjoyed your experience at Bayfront Bistro with your favorite guy! Everyone loves "date night". Hopefully you can begin every date night at Bayfront Bistro. I can't...More

Reviewed January 22, 2015

Nice view of Estero Bay, but keep in mind in evening you are facing east so no sunset views. Recommend the firecracker shrimp appetizer - good spice and nice portion. Seafood is good but Florida lobster tails are not the quality nor flavor like Maine....More

1  Thank russ m
Bayfront B, Owner at Bayfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2015

Russ - Thanks for your review of Bayfront Bistro. We offer almost everything but a sunset. But please keep in mind that many of our guest see sunset across the street then walk over to Bayfront where they can have a Happy hour drink and...More

Reviewed January 22, 2015

Bayfront Bistro is one of the more expensive restaurants on Ft Myers Beach, but it was well worth it. The food was great and we had wonderful service from our waitress. If you have a special occasion this is one place to consider.

1  Thank timandjeanne
Bayfront B, Owner at Bayfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2015

T&J, Thank you for your great review of Bayfront Bistro. We do offer a great experience for all occasions and we love to hear your feedback. Hopefully we will see you soon!

Reviewed January 22, 2015

We recently visited this restaurant because we had formerly had good dining experiences there. The setting is great, right on the water by a marina and it has a neat bar downstairs. Our experience this visit was not great, however. We were seating quickly, ordered...More

Thank Jeffrey G
Bayfront B, Owner at Bayfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2015

Jeff- Our team is so sorry we dropped the ball on your last visit. Sometimes kitchen issues prevail and we get behind the eight ball. One hour to wait for a meal would irritate me too. I hope a manager was able to rectify the...More

Reviewed January 20, 2015

The manager was top notch from making our dinner reservations for me by phone in the very hectic time surrounding my wedding. She informed me that she would have us a nice table outside with a great view of the water. Little did we know...More

Thank Matt S
Bayfront B, Owner at Bayfront Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2015

Mattt - Congratulations on your marriage! The staff at Bayfront Bistro was thrilled that you had a 5-star experience for your special occasion. We hope to serve you for many years. Thanks again for taking the time to write to us and highly recommending u...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$25 - $45
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Scenic view, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4761 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3923
  • Public Transportation: Beach Trolley stop is on the road next to the entrance.
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 239-463-3663
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Description
Bayfront Bistro is located on beautiful Estero Bay in a pristine preserve area on Ft Myers Beach. 200 yards from the white sands on the Gulf of Mexico the restaurant shares this beautiful location with Snook Bight Yacht Club & Marina. Bayfront Bistro is a Wine Spectator and Wine Enthusiast Award winner and the wine selection has 400 bottles to choose from, with something to please every palate. Dine in air conditioned comfort in the spectacular dining room where every table has a perfect view of the Bay or outside on the dining deck. Our talented chefs have crafted menus that will delight your senses! Start your meal with our Asian Calamari or Caribbean Ceviche , try our famous Bistro Salad, and then continue with 8 oz Filet Mignon, Bayfront Butterfish or Black Grouper with Lobster Salad. And what meal would be complete without a selection of In-House made desserts such as Bourbon Chocolate Bread Pudding or Authentic Key Lime Pie? We look forward to seeing you!
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