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The Local

#188 of 749 Restaurants in Naples
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5323 Airport Pulling Rd N, Naples, FL 34109-2011
+1 239-596-3276
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Boston, Massachusetts
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321 reviews
224 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Pleasantly surprised by this local gem. The menu choices were great. We decided to stop in based on a recommendation. The accommodating staff and local fresh ingredients used with every entree was terrific. We especially enjoyed the Clam Pizza as an appetizer/starter followed by house salad with grilled chicken and beets. We will definitely visit again!

Thank RJB1215
naples, fl
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We couldn't figure out what some people found so wonderful about this place. when we walked in, I did not care for the stale odor nor the acoustics, and yet still thought we would try. The menu along with the specials is difficult to understand what was so "special". The fresh salad had leaves that were brown and there wasn't... More 

Thank napoliNaples_Fl
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607 reviews
406 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Disclosure -- I'm a favorite of this resturant. For this summer (2017), half price off every day: pasta meals M&W, pizza meals T&T, wine bottle F,S,&S Then to blow your mind: every day local-caught fish (Mahi, Grouper, Cibao) for $15.95. Excellent kitchen. You'll enjoy what & how they prepare meals. Had pasta w/gulf shrimp & Stroganoff w/broad noddles. Both excellent.... More 

Thank Track1089
Ashland, Ohio
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50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has excellent fresh food and it's all local. I had wahoo fish with curry carrots and zucchini with mushrooms and tomatoes.. my wife had the cherry salad and scalloped potatoes. The food was all freshly made and delicious! The sever was very knowledgeable about wine and was a great host. He gave us local beach tips and much... More 

1 Thank Eric K
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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155 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant features locally sourced ingredients and carries it off very well. Creative flatbreads, roasted chicken, and a blackened fish sandwich were all appreciated and well prepared. Desert prices looked quite high, but portions looked huge. A nice change from chain restaurants.

Thank Bob T
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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70 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a nice meal and good wine here. The chef was flexible in swapping a couple ingredients at our request. Food was good, not outstanding. Great service from Brian. Love the atmosphere and the wonderful aromas from the kitchen.

Thank Twonette
Adel, Georgia, United States
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

Despite the mixed reviews we decided to give them a chance. Not again! My husband ordered the Red Snapper dinner. The snapper was a small piece and dried out in the awful breading. Hostess said it was 6oz piece of fish they received today. Well it was not fresh and with all the breading not much fish. For lack of... More 

1 Thank Clara B
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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103 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

This is our favorite restaurant to visit when in Naples. A great selection of both vegetarian and non vegetarian options. Love that ingredients are locally sourced. Hands down the best handmade pasta in area. The early dining menu is a great deal.

1 Thank Leigh424
New York City, New York
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67 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed March 30, 2017

We had the Lenten Fish Special ($15.95) comes with two sides of your choice. They start you out with humus and raw veg's, that was ok. The fish was something that I had never heard of but I must say it was good. The wines were a little on the pricey side. I'm sorry I just don't get the farmer... More 

Thank pjdpri
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed March 17, 2017 via mobile

Delicious We had starter salads. Kale Cesar and watermelon and spinach And a fish and beef dish from the specials All excellent Homemade ice cream for desert was to die for We have been eating out for the past 5 months and trying all types of restaurants and we will return here!!

Thank KathleenM

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $32
American, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5323 Airport Pulling Rd N, Naples, FL 34109-2011
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Naples
  • Phone Number: +1 239-596-3276
The Local, is a Farm and Sea-to-Table Cuisine that is delicious, fresh, local and healthy.

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