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Heidi's Island Bistro

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


$3 - $22
German, European
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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4:30pm - 9pm
Soup of the Day
French Onion Soup
Liver Dumpling Soup
Goulash Soup - Beef Stew with Small Cut Green Peppers, Onions & Potatoes
Lobster Bisque
(2) Potato Pancakes with Apple Sauce or Sour Cream
Beer Battered Onion Rings – Golden Fried with Garlic Dip
Fried Coconut Shrimp with Cocktail Sauce
3 Pig Wild Wings
Bone in, 4 oz mini pork shanks
Plain, med, hot, BBQ, teriyaki
Fries or Potato Salad $2.00
Bavarian Style, Sauerkraut and Gravy $3.00
Salad Plate
Mixed‎ greens, peppers, tomatoes, onions & croutons
Heidi's Caesar Salad
Romaine lettuce topped with crisp garlic croutons, parmesan & caesar dressing
Grilled chicken breast $+5.00
Grilled shrimp $+6.80
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I spent 4 years living in Germany and this place had the food right. I had potato pancakes which were awesome and a classic jaegerschinitzel, portion size was appropriate and the taste was amazing. I highly recommend this place. Also they have some great German...More

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed 4 days ago

We always love to go to Heidi's Island Bistro when we are in Fort Myers Beach. It is the best German food we have ever had. The service is always hood too. We have many favorites there.

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed 5 days ago

Heidi and Axel (the owners) always make sure that you are well taken care of! Upon arrival, a nice selection of German and Austruan wines and some amazing Bavarian and German draft beers ensures that you won't get dehydrated! 😉 We usually start our culinary...More

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The workers were very very nice. The food was a mixture of above average and very good. I had the special which consisted of an unbreaded Schnitzel with a tomato and cheese baked over the top and it was just above average, my daughter and...More

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Heidi’s Island Bistro is one of the few places in Fort Myers you can receive an authentic German meal. The service is always extremely attentive and the food is always made fresh from the kitchen. I would highly recommend Heidi’s.

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They opened back up May 5th. Today we went and everyone was wearing masks. Sanitizer once you enter and seated at every other table. The food was AMAZING! It always is. I recommend Jaeger Schnitzel, spaezle, and red cabbage. I always order extra gravy. The...More

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed 1 week ago

10/10. Most delicious German food and most friendly/accommodating staff. Our new favorite restaurant in fort Myers beach.

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed April 16, 2020

Friendly owners & Yummy dishes - a must to grab a coffee there in the morning. Can´t wait to be back!

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed March 18, 2020 via mobile

Stop here every time we visit FMB. Not fancy place but excellent food, friendly service, and good beer. Really like the German potato salad and sauerkraut. This trip we had the slow cooked beef with horseradish gravy. It was subtle but very tasty. Highly recommended....More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed March 17, 2020 via mobile

Pork Schnitzle and their slow simmered beef were both amazing! Then we had to apfelkuechle for dessert. Definitely in the just visit list!

Date of visit: March 2020
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Louie J
February 19, 2018|
Response from Axel W | Property representative |
yes we do
Louie J
February 19, 2018|
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Response from Barbara J | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are small bistro tables at the front
May 31, 2017|
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Response from Axel W | Property representative |
Pets are welcome on the outdoor seating.
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