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Island View Restaurant

1400 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2713
+1 239-765-4449
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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“prime rib” (35 reviews)
“pasta” (26 reviews)
Opens in 16 min
All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Fusion
$$ - $$$
1400 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2713
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1 - 10 of 558 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Delicious food, very yummy.... Excellent place, The staff was Nice and fast The service was Very Good I

Thank iselc31
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed March 29, 2017

We had gotten a recommendation to go here and boy and i glad we did! This was our last night dinner, We called ahead and were able to get a reservation... RIGHT AT SUNSET HOW LUCKY!!!! We were very blown away but the service we...More

2  Thank jray4681
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

Great place to eat. Tried the Oysters Rockerfeller which were delicious! The service was great and happy hour saved me some money.

Thank pgh34
Bethany S, Front Office Manager at Island View Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our restaurant! We are so happy you enjoyed yourself and look forward to having you again!

Reviewed July 10, 2017

Another couple invited my wife and me to dine with them to help celebrate my wife's birthday. The evening started with cocktails which were acceptable even though my Manhattan served up was a little watery but serving the little "sidecar" bottle to refresh your drink...More

Thank AKHB
Reviewed June 24, 2017

We went to the top floor of the 🏨 hotel for an early dinner at the Island View restaurant with a family member who was staying at the Lana Kai. The waitstaff were very solicitous and helpful. It happened to be 2 for 1 pasta...More

Thank Wendee H
Reviewed June 8, 2017

This is in the Lani Kai Resort and has what I considered to be the best happy hour I found on Ft. Myers Beach. Lots of options including oysters, shrimp, crab cakes, wings. Drink Specials too and nice view of the beach. I was on...More

Thank Ken A
Reviewed May 31, 2017

The early dining specials are worth getting there early for! I especially like the personal size pizzas!

Thank STMorrison
Reviewed May 28, 2017

The Good: Great Bartender, fair price beverages, attentive server, Good could be GREAT food. FANTASTIC VIEW! Appetizers: Octopus, Oysters Rockefeller & Sicilian Meatballs & Marinara were awesome. Don't forget their rolls. Pasta Rigatoni, Drunken Chicken and Entree Salad & all dressing were excellent. The Bad:...More

Thank Jim C
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

The most Beautiful View of the Gulf with the most Amazing Sunsets. Tuesday and Thursday is two for one pasta night. Pastas are delicious. Happy Hour drinks are Great. Newly renovated restaurant is Gorgeous. It's a Must See! The servers are very friendly and efficient.

1  Thank eeeskof
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

No matter where we stay at on the island we make a point to come here multiple times a week for the pizza. It is fantastic! Super thin crust, generous with the toppings and so much flavor! We had several: buffalo chicken, white pizza, margherita,...More

Thank Amber M
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Response from NanStarr | Property representative |
Yes, we sell gift cards. You can call and order or stop by in person. If you call, management can mail them on your behalf.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $29
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2713
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 239-765-4449
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It's a hidden gem, a diamond in the rough and it's situated on the sixth floor of Lani Kai Island Resort, high above the sand and sea. Over looking the Gulf of Mexico, you truly have to see it to believe it. With breathtaking views, a completely reworked top-notch menu, and a half a million dollar renovation, The Island View Restaurant is ready to shock tourists and locals who laugh at the thought of the Lani Kai offering 'fine dining' and a new look.
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