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Baleen Naples

9891 Gulf Shore Dr, Naples, FL 34108-2019
+1 239-598-5707
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“lobster risotto” (48 reviews)
“short ribs” (14 reviews)
“salad” (56 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Caribbean, American, Seafood, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
9891 Gulf Shore Dr, Naples, FL 34108-2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second time we dined at Baleen's. People come for the view and the food. Unfortunately the prices they charge for liquor is out of wack. Highest prices anywhere. Friends of mine have eaten their many times and they will not go back...More

Thank Jerry K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The view was wonderful and our server Adriano was fun, friendly and knowledgeable and he even took a great photo of us at sunset. Great service!

Thank 791mrsm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is amazing. The food is incredible ate here twice during 3 day trip. Our group had risotto, octopus, steak, almost tried everything since our party was so large. The server, Adriano, remembered everything we had from our first visit. The answer was always...More

Thank ewehr
Nate S, Manager at Baleen Naples, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for dining with us twice during your visit. We're glad the food was "amazing" and that Adriano's service complimented it perfectly. If your travels bring you back to Naples, we hope you return to Baleen. Warm regards, Nate S.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying in Marco island for the week and KNEW Naples was worth the drive for dinner one night and LET ME TELL YOU don’t go anywhere else but here. It is right on the beach. Our fabulous waiter Dwayne “the Rock” Johnson made...More

Thank Brooke H
Nate S, Manager at Baleen Naples, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for making the drive up from Marco for a special dinner to cap off your time in Florida. Dinner right on the beach is always special, but we are pleased to hear Dwayne elevated it to such an experience for you. We're glad...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our friends took us for dinner at Baleen in Naples. My husband and I had never been before but we loved the restaurant and enjoyed every aspect of our dinner there. A beautiful place offering amazing food combined with a great ambiance and sunset viewing....More

Thank Elizabeth d
Nate S, Manager at Baleen Naples, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate your friends choosing us to entertain their out of town guests, and thank you all for joining us for a meal. We are glad the "amazing" food paired so well with the views and good company. Chef Brooke and Mario were both extremely...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I dined here for our anniversary. Our waiter was great. When we ordered a bottle of wine it wasn’t available. They substituted with a different bottle and gave us a discounted price. The real issue here is that you have to pay...More

Thank Sandy H
Nate S, Manager at Baleen Naples, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing us for your anniversary. We are glad to hear your waiter was a highlight and made for an enjoyable meal. We appreciate your feedback regarding the good and our house made bread trio appetizer. While we are a fine dining restaurant,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Situated in a hotel, modern clean decor but don't sit at a table with the low backs not comfortable. We changed tables due to the chairs. Waiter was attentive and nice, Dwyane, food came out in a reasonable time frame. We both ordered from the...More

Thank Alice G
Nate S, Manager at Baleen Naples, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are glad you enjoyed your meals, and that Dwayne's service was a good compliment to the food. We hope you will come back and see us soon. Warm regards, Nate S.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We returned to Baleen Restaurant and as usual, it did not disappoint. Besides the always great food, the incredible view and wonderful sunset viewing, we were fortunate to once again be waited on by our best and favorite server Dwayne Johnson (not the official rock,...More

Thank cdd64
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location on the beach is absolutely stunning. The food was excellent and the service was very good. We didn't feel rushed at breakfast time in June (off season). We definitely need to go back for lunch or dinner!

Thank NaplesFam4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The beautiful resort hotel and venue, try to make up for average food and barely, passable service. Gentlemen ordered first? and were served first. No drinks were refilled, not even water. Waitress was pleasant but not trained. Orders were mixed-up, etc. Friends love this place...More

Thank Richard L
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March 22, 2018|
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Response from manseekingfood | Reviewed this property |
The best waiter in the world...
Judith H
February 22, 2018|
Response from Richard G | Reviewed this property |
You would need to contact the restaurant
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February 22, 2018|
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Not sure but worth a try.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $75
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9891 Gulf Shore Dr, Naples, FL 34108-2019
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Naples
  • Phone Number: +1 239-598-5707
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BALEENnaples - famously known for exquisite fine dining, is the signature restaurant of Noble House Hotels & Resorts, Baleen. The numerous accolades and awards for the South Florida dining at Baleen of LaPlaya have come from such well know publications as the coveted Conde Nast Traveler Gold List and the Great Hotels ranking of Travel + Leisure. Most recently, Baleen was awarded Wine Spectators Award of Excellence - Pleasing to the palate and the eye alike, Baleen Naples mixes Old Florida charm with elegant candlelit elegance. Beautiful chandeliers and soft mahogany furnishings set the tone for an elegant dining experience. Baleen spills out through the grand doors to our breathtaking terrace with tables overlooking the sweeping beach and ends with a collection of tables for cocktails in the sand next to the fire pit. Whether seated in an indoor epicurean enclave or a barefoot beach table, visitors can indulge in three daily seating's at Baleen Naples with options including a breakfast menu with a Gulf Coast twist on traditional favorites. With exceptional entrees and an extensive selection of wines the dinner menu is filled with local ingredients and beautifully composed dishes. For the guest looking for light fare enjoy our bar menu in the cocktail section with an array of seafood selections as well as sandwiches and appetizers. The intimate beach fire pit and Baleen Bar feature a fantastic wine-by-the-glass program, as well as extensive list of martinis and classic cocktails. If Florida seafood restaurants with beautiful waterfront dining views appeal to you, Baleen, Naples will more than fill the bill. The Baleen menu selections may also be enjoyed from the comfort of your guestroom, served to you by our excellent LaPlaya Room Service staff. For the ultimate dining experience please inquire about our over the top private dinners on the beach.
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