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Bonita Bill's Waterfront Cafe

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702 Fishermans Wharf, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2204
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Tue 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wed - Thu 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat - Mon 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food and good fun with great views of the water. Very busy so be prepared for a full house. Munchies here are great with good cold beverages. Busy area so take a cab.

Thank Dawna P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great twist on Tacos! Deep fried! Yummy! We love Taco Tuesday at Bonita Bills! Kirby and the crew rock and Chucky from Kentucky keeps the tunes coming! A locals hang out fit for all. Inexpensive pitchers of beer, great food and beautiful views! Come one come all but keep a couple stools open for us at the bar!

Thank Dwight L
Cape Coral, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

We stopped today while boating. The docks are low and easy to access. We had our choice of places to sit. There are menus on the table and then you go to the bar to place your order. We started with beers and cocktails. We had 2 cheeseburgers and N order of onion rings. They were cooked perfectly and were... More 

Thank terri E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Love stopping by Bonita Bills on our way out and back in - easy access by boat - great food and drinks - CASH ONLY pleez. ;)

Thank Larry G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

This place reminds me so much of where I grew up in Saint Petersburg, FL. On the water, super friendly staff, boat people... Ice cold bottled beer for a GREAT price, and the bar food isn't bad at all. Total judge free zone I love it!

Thank David L
Mentor, Ohio, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Dixie Fish's poor neighbor, but if you are looking for a cheap buzz with a great view, this is your place...... Same view as Dixie Fish, and as of April 2016, $6.00 for a pitcher of your favorite domestic, you cant go too far wrong, but when it comes time to eat, walk across the parking lot to Dixie Fish,... More 

Thank Tim A
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

A little tricky to get here. The roads, along the bridge, are one way. You have to drive on one side and go under the bridge to get to this area. Local, laid back feel like everyone says. Cash only. Had a dinner here with my family. Simple bar fare. No complaints, as long as you know it's not fancy.... More 

Thank Suburbanite05
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

Really liked the laid back atmosphere. Reminded us of our local bar at home! Lots of locals coming in off their boats for lunch. Always a good sign!

Thank stressedoutMichigan
Zanesville, Ohio
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

If you are staying on the beach you will need to get across the bridge. You can walk, bike or take a taxi if you don't have a rental car. Monday nights are the best with a musical Jam Session featuring local talent. The food is usually good offering some fresh shrimp specials being the best. I have eaten breakfast,... More 

Thank Valerie A
Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Unpretentious place and food. We ordered at the bar,sat outside by the dock, enjoyed the live entertainment, and before long were enjoying good food. I have only had conch fritters one other time long ago so I'm not sure on the standard but these seemed great to me. Very casual/dress down place that sees locals pull up to the dock... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $15
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Large groups, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 702 Fishermans Wharf, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2204
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: 239-463-6119

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?