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Normandie

3345 W Gulf Dr, West Wind Inn, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5501
+1 239-472-1541
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Seafood, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3345 W Gulf Dr, West Wind Inn, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5501
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place is underrated! There was maybe one or two other occupied tables for dinner and this place was wonderful! Ribeye was HUGE and cooked perfectly medium rare as requested! Herbed seasoned grouped was cooked perfectly and so flavorful and delicious! With a great risotto....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I live on Sanibel 7 mos. of each year. We dine at Normandy every week. We think they have the best breakfast on the Island and have fantastic servers. Food and service are consistently excellent. The lunch menu is varied and the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the West Wind Inn where Normandie is located, it was so nice having a great restaurant on site! Everything I ate was amazing...and I ate a lot!! The service was friendly and prompt as well. Some of my favorite items were the...More

Thank Jen S
LAURENTBO19, Manager at Normandie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jen, Thank you for the feedback from your recent dining experience with us at The Normandie Restaurant. We're glad to read that you enjoyed our menu and warm and friendly service. We appreciate you taking the time to write a review. We can't wait...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a two breakfasts and one dinner while staying at the West Wind Inn. We were very pleasantly surprised at the quality of the food, the atmosphere, and the service. Everything we had was very good. The service was quick and friendly. Nice place...More

Thank VirginiaSusieQ
LAURENTBO19, Manager at Normandie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear VirginiaSusieQ Thank you for the feedback in regards to your recent visit with us at the Normandie restaurant . We're happy to hear that you enjoyed our warm and friendly service along with our scratch made menu items. We appreciate you taking the time...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited the Normandie last night after having a pre dinner drink at the pool bar where there was a super musician playing a keyboard and singing. He finished at 7pm which was when we went to the restaurant. We were served by Cindy who...More

Thank Travelsofannie
LAURENTBO19, Manager at Normandie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Travelsofannie Thank you for the feedback from your recent dining experience with us at the Normandie Restaurant and our Pool Bar. We loved reading how much you enjoyed the service you were given that evening. Warm and friendly are two of our key core...More

Reviewed January 10, 2018

The Normandie Restaurant is located at West Wind Inn on Sanibel Island, Florida. We arrived at the resort after the normal lunch time, and decided to eat onsite, rather than go search another eatery. The menu is varied from burgers to seafood and pastas. I...More

Thank Curt313
LAURENTBO19, Manager at Normandie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Curt, Thank you for the feedback from your recent dining experience with us at The Normandie Restaurant. We're glad to read that you enjoyed our menu and warm and friendly service. We appreciate you taking the time to write a review. We can't wait...More

Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

The food here was amazing! I had the pan seared grouper and my boyfriend had filet with shrimp. The coconut shrimp appetizer with a sweet chili sauce was excellent. Friendly and attentive staff. I highly recommend this restaurant and I would absolutely visit over and...More

Thank Karlyn A
LAURENTBO19, Manager at Normandie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Karlyn, thank you for the feedback from your recent dining experience with us at the Normandie. We appreciate you taking the time to tell us about your evening. We're humbled to read how much you enjoyed our small restaurant, menu items, and warm and...More

Reviewed December 22, 2017

Food choices were excellent and very tasty. I liked the lunch menu the best...dinner menu a little fancy for my tastes and a little pricey.More

Thank BelizeBound78
LAURENTBO19, Manager at Normandie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your recent review of the Normandie. We loved reading how much you enjoyed our lunch menu. in the past 3 years, we have changed the Dinner menu three times and always try to make it affordable for our guests. We offer a...More

Reviewed December 21, 2017

The Normandie is located at the West Wind Inn and continues to be a hidden gem. The food is very good and the service friendly and helpful. It never seems busy which is helpful during season when so many island restaurants are at capacity. Many...More

Thank Localjane
LAURENTBO19, Manager at Normandie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jane thank you for the feedback from your recent dining experience with us at The Normandie Restaurant. We're glad to read that you enjoyed our menu and the atmosphere. The Normandie is known as "the best-kept secret on the island ". We appreciate you...More

Reviewed December 7, 2017

We went because we had coupons and wanted to try something new. I ordered the fish (can't remember which one) which was overlooked and did not have enough sauce so it was very dry. Everyone else ordered the Rib Eye, but didn't have enough sauce...More

Thank sungardenNaples
LAURENTBO19, Food and Beverage Management at Normandie, responded to this reviewResponded December 8, 2017

Thank you for the feedback from your recent dining experience with us at the Normandie restaurant. We take all of our reviews very seriously, especially the critiques, as they give us an opportunity to improve. You wrote of using coupons, I assume that you used...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3345 W Gulf Dr, West Wind Inn, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-5501
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-1541
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Description
The Normandie is a casual family restaurant on property,we server on of the best breakfast on the island from 8 am to 11:30, lunch inside the restaurant or at our pool bar with the most incredible view of the gulf from 11:30 to 3:30 ( 2:30 inside) and dinner from 5:00 pm to 9 pm. the Normandie is the best kept secret on the island !!
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