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Heidi's Island Bistro

2943 Estero Blvd, Unit 4 & 5, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3552
+1 239-765-8844
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“jaeger schnitzel” (129 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (116 reviews)
“apple strudel” (51 reviews)
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American, German, Austrian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2943 Estero Blvd, Unit 4 & 5, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3552
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is delicious! Great prices, excellent service. You won’t be disappointed. Kind of hidden in a little strip mall.

Thank choochnbabe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I strongly recommend this restaurant. Great food, great people. Everything is homemade and the owners are really nice.

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner was great.. great times and allows lots of times to be social.. enjoyed out dinner and our time to visit

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The family that owns this make your meal very enjoyable. Beautiful view of Gulf from old Florida strip mall. Large selection of meals on menu and a gigantic German pretzel. All of our choices were delicious, also dessert. We had to share this 3 ways...More

Thank Betty N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful German restaurant with authentic, freshly made food! I cannot believe I haven't found this in the past 5 years I've lived here. Family and friends had the Schnitzel and I the Nurnberger Brats with Kraut and Potato Pancakes. Everyone enjoyed their meals very...More

Thank Jack B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing. We were served by the owner, an absolutely delightful woman. We will definitely be back.

Thank Elaine D
Reviewed August 26, 2018

This small intimate restaurant is the perfect stop if you love German food. Good hearty portions and friendly service. Food was delicious. Best potato pancakes ever!

Thank Marilynne W
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Great Schnitzel and potato pancakes almost as good as my grandma’s. The bratwurst was as excellent as well. We have enjoyed every visit and Heidi makes sure she visits with every table.

Thank Gary D
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Wow, we were not expecting this! A real German gem right in the middle of Fort Myers beach. After much debate on where to eat, my family and I decided to give Heidi’s a try. I’m so glad we were not deterred by the road...More

Thank OmiWiz_traveler
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Best German food and desserts! The owners treat you like family and it is a true German restaurant, home made food! It feels like being at Oma’s to eat.

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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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
$3 - $22
Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2943 Estero Blvd, Unit 4 & 5, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3552
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 239-765-8844
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After over 30 years of experience in the restaurant business in Europe and Canada, we have made our dream come true and opened July 2012 our restaurant Heidi's Island Bistro in Florida, Fort Myers Beach. We want you to feel comfortable & that you enjoy our great German and local dishes under the Sun in Florida. Heidi's serving Breakfast from 8 am - 2 pm, Lunch from 12 pm - 2 pm & Dinner from 4:30 pm - 9 pm. In our small attached bakery you will find some nice selections of sweets, Bread, German Rolls and Cakes & of course the famous Black Forest Cake. The team of Heidi's Island Bistro will do their best so that you have an unforgettable dining experience.
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