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Gramma Dot's Seaside Saloon


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After patiently waiting an hour outside in the sun because there is no wait area seating, we were offered a table in the sun. Declining the table we were then passed over on several other available tables because the hostess decided to retaliate against us....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank James H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Believe it or not but one of the few Sanibel restaurants on the water. The food portion are large at a fair price . Really liked the Grouper sandwich. The Sanibel marina is there also, same company .They have excursions and boat rentals

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank David B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great marina seaside restaurant/bar. Would definitely return if even remotely nearby. Great food, great staff, and boats. What more could you want.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tim M
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband liked the softshell crab sandwich, and I was very happy with the grilled grouper sandwich. They serve craft beers, including a brown ale from Tampa I wish I could get at home. The big finish was their excellent key lime pie: the moist...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Deb M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were driving north to St. Petersburg and wanted to stop on Sanibel Island for lunch and drive around. We picked this place due to location and good reviews and we were not disappointed. Unpretentious place on the docks with a genuine laid back nautical...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank James H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been at most of the eating and drinking establishments on Sanibel Island but we’re pleasantly surprised when we had a nice lunch at Gramma Dot’s. Dining outside overlooking an array of magnificent yachts, the food matched the view. Excellent. A wonderful food server...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank DRGilbert
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and comfortable casual setting. Our favorite place to eat lunch or dinner in Sanibel. The mesquite grouper and coconut shrimp are our favorites. We always eat here two or three times when we visit Sanibel.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank smeek9662
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! First visit to GD’s. Arrived right before noon. 10 minute wait at the most. Excellent menu! Food was excellent too. I had fried shrimp...some of the best! Wife had blacken Grouper sandwich.....again, one of the best! Very enjoyable! A little out of the way...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 626lloydm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clam chowder best we have had on island. Blackened grouper over Caesar salad was great. Great wait staff. Go early or wait.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank tjomf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place! Really casual vibe and delicious food always! Eclectic blend of folks and fun Marina atmosphere.

Date of visit: January 2019
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December 8, 2018|
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Response from LivinglifeinPA | Reviewed this property |
Casual attire, for sure!!!!!!! The whole island is very laid-back!
April 20, 2018|
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Response from PennyZW | Reviewed this property |
yes, some local drafts as well as basics like Bud.
March 22, 2017|
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Response from LivinglifeinPA | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely yes, for sure! We did the same thing when we were there in October!!!!
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