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Capt'n Fishbone's Seafood Grill

2787 N Tamiami Trl, The Shell Factory and Nature Park, North Fort Myers, FL 33903-2213
+1 239-995-3999
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
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“fish fry” (13 reviews)
“fries” (24 reviews)
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American
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$$ - $$$
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2787 N Tamiami Trl, The Shell Factory and Nature Park, North Fort Myers, FL 33903-2213
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was visiting family and we decided to go somewhere local instead of a chain. The service waa awful. We arrived around 5:30pm and there was no one else in the place. Took 15 mins for someone to take our drink order and at least...More

Thank Babs S
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

Unreal. Really. I am not a picky eater or diner at all but I had the feeling we were screwed when we walked in and we were hit with the smell of dead rotting fish. Fish that is fresh does not smell at all which...More

Thank joydigi52
Reviewed April 9, 2018

If you’re visiting The Shell Factory with your kids and want something to eat; this is fine. But, do go there for a nice meal; don’t bother. The menu is limited; mostly fried foods. Staff was friendly and competent.

Thank MollyAbz
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

A group that I’m a member of booked 5 tables of 8 for a luncheon. We had a choice of a BLT plate, chicken salad platter, pulled pork sandwich, and fish and chips plate. I opted for the fish and fries. Each meal was to...More

Thank MaMaFee
Reviewed March 27, 2018

Worst dining experience I have had in Florida. We had a reservation for the Captains table at 5:45. They decide to seat a large party there are 4:30 that day. Surprise, they didn't get done until 6:30 PM. Front end hostess was clueless and had...More

Thank RykerXL
sl423, General Manager at Capt'n Fishbone's Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Dear RykerXL, I can understand after reading your review, why you wanted to share it with us,, we sincerely appreciate our customers that care enough to take the time to let us know about their experience here, whether good or bad. Sadly, one never knows...More

Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

My family and I walked into this restaurant at 5:10. A sign says to wait for a hostess to seat you. No hostess anywhere. The people in front of us said they had been waiting 15 minutes for a hostess to show up. They asked...More

Thank Rockymountainsun
sl423, General Manager at Capt'n Fishbone's Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2018

Dear Rockymountainsun, I so not know where to begin, so I will begin by thanking you for taking the time, to give us an account of your evening here. I am very disappointed that your visit was not pleasant. We have addressed all the issues...More

Reviewed March 12, 2018

Most places charge an arm and leg for a glass of wine. Not here. House wine $4.00. We stopped in Saturday night after a 4:15 movie. We were seated immediately about 7pm. The place was very busy and best of all there was a group...More

Thank Reviewer_Bob
Drew O, Public Relations Manager at Capt'n Fishbone's Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2018

Thank you very much for your comments and for being our customer. We certainly appreciate your support and your patronage. Please come back anytime

Reviewed March 8, 2018

Enjoyed great dining with friends at Capt'n Fishbones Restaurant in the Shell Factory entertainment and shopping complex. Server Hannah was the best. Wonderful experience

Thank John B
Drew O, Public Relations Manager at Capt'n Fishbone's Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2018

Thank you very much for your comments and for being our customer. We certainly appreciate your support and your patronage. Please come back anytime

Reviewed March 7, 2018

The Mrs. and I went to Capt’n Fishbones on a Monday evening with another couple on their suggestion. I’m glad we went. When we walked in the door you could sense the fun laid back, very casual atmosphere. The place has just about every fish...More

Thank davbuff
Drew O, Public Relations Manager at Capt'n Fishbone's Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to review our restaurant and for being our customer. We certainly appreciate your feedback and your support. Please come back anytime

Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

This is just low average for seafood. Previous reviews spoke highly of clam chowder. Guess they were never in New England for real seafood. Clam chowder was far too salty and more cream than anything else. Mahi mahi sandwich blackened was ok and I wil...More

Thank 1177Mike
Drew O, Public Relations Manager at Capt'n Fishbone's Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2018

Thank you very much for your comments and for being our customer. We certainly appreciate your support and your patronage. Please come back anytime

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2787 N Tamiami Trl, The Shell Factory and Nature Park, North Fort Myers, FL 33903-2213
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  North Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-995-3999
Description
A trip to the Shell Factory wouldn't be complete without a stop at our renowned Capt'n Fishbones Seafood Grill. Open for lunch and dinner all week long, it offers comfortable table and booth seating in the dining room and bar, or at our open-air (weather permitting) new Swamp Bar Patio. You can even bring your dog for a treat at our new outdoor DogBones Café. The MENU Ranges from appetizers to fresh seafood which includes our popular fried fish special. Both Capt'n Fishbones & the Dolphin Room are newly renovated and offer great service with Old Florida Charm.
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