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Captain Fishbones

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2787 N Tamiami Trl, North Fort Myers, FL 33903-2213
+1 239-995-2141
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

When you're close by you need to stop at this very popular local place. Everything was good, prices food & service. You're bound to see someone you know, they are so many people!

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Thank Tom G
North Fort Myers, Florida
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Good food, great service and a wonderful place to bring children. The fish will keep them occupied, as well as yourself, for a while.

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Thank 991liska
North Fort Myers, Florida
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214 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been going to the Shell Factory for years and didn't know that this place existed. The food was good and the service was good. There are not of places to eat near by.

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1 Thank sctmster
Sandra L, Guest Relations Manager at Captain Fishbones, responded to this review

Hello, We appreciate you taking the time to review us. More 

Houston, Texas
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Others had told us about this restaurant so we were anxious to try it. We were very disappointed by the quality of the food and lack of service on a NOT busy afternoon. Won't return. It wasn't terrible, but there are much better places to go.

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Thank Mona B
Sandra L, Guest Relations Manager at Captain Fishbones, responded to this review

Hi Mona, We appreciate you providing us with your feedback. We will work to improve our service. Thank you. More 

North Fort Myers, Florida
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is great and service is wonderful. Always a good atmosphere wither you stop in for lunch or dinner!!

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Thank Daniel J
Sandra L, Guest Relations Manager at Captain Fishbones, responded to this review

Hi Daniel, We appreciate you taking the time to review us. More 

Trenary, Michigan
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were 12 of us who ate here the day before our Mothers birthday. We were seated in a "U" shaped area which was perfect for us to talk and the waitstaff to serve and take orders. Meals were good, drinks were great and lots of laughter from this rowdy crew. Thanks

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Thank Linda M
Sandra L, Guest Relations Manager at Captain Fishbones, responded to this review

Hi Linda, Happy to hear you were able to celebrate and have a fun time. Thank you for reviewing us. More 

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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is very old, the service was slow and for example, they bring clam chowder soup but no spoon until 5 minutes later. The French fries were really good, the chowder had a ball of flour in it, the grouper was ok but small the cole slaw was good, the coconut shrimp was really good with the sauce and... More 

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Thank edshortt
Sandra L, Guest Relations Manager at Captain Fishbones, responded to this review

Hello, We appreciate your feedback, thank you. More 

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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

I go here occasionaly as some snow birder friends seem to love it.I never get a cozy ambient feeling I get the feeling like I am in a converted warehouse and its set up to cater for visitors or tour buses.Bar staff courteuos and friendly.ONCE MY VISITING friends appetites are satis I want to move to a more ambient and... More 

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1 Thank DON FRANCIS D
Sandra L, Guest Relations Manager at Captain Fishbones, responded to this review

Hi Don, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. More 

Spring Hill, Florida
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

Food was good, cool atmosphere with all the fish hanging up on wall. Everyone was friendly. Food was good. Nice cold drafts.😀

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Thank Carol V
Sandra L, Guest Relations Manager at Captain Fishbones, responded to this review

Hi Carol, Thank you for taking the time to review us. More 

Connecticut
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

This is a very unique restaurant with all the fish decorations hanging around on the walls. They have all you can eat fish and I'm glad I chose just the fish in a basket, I got 3 large pieces of fish and plenty of fries. It was more than plenty to eat. It was hot and very tasty and well... More 

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Thank Lovelylady036
Sandra L, Guest Relations Manager at Captain Fishbones, responded to this review

Hello, We are happy to hear you enjoyed your fish basket. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $15
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood
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
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 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 - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2787 N Tamiami Trl, North Fort Myers, FL 33903-2213
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  North Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-995-2141
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?