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1451 Middle Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-6521
+1 877-736-4320
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

First off as always the staff at the sundial resort and spa where amazing as always. The service was impeccable with gr a at food choices i went by myself so i sat at the bar. The food came out fast and the bartender never let my glass get empty i really enjoyed it. plus the bar and the fish... More 

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Thank Quentin C
Georgetown, Maryland
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Has s wonderful view, the bartender was working his butt off, and doing a great job keeping the customers served while attending to the servers drinks. Our meal was mediocre, the serve staff was spread too thin and resulted in poor service. Our waitress felt bad about our poor service and purchased a glass of wine for us.

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1 Thank Susan H
Sanibel Island, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed April 20, 2017

We had no reservation but they were very accommodating and let us sit outside. The view outside is amazing! We missed happy hour but that was OK. The drinks were really good and service was great too! Debra was phenomenal and the GM is very nice too. Sit outside, order a drink and forget about everything!

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1 Thank Sandra H
sanibel
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 18, 2017

We're local; took family including 4 grandkids for dinner. It was the oldest's birthday and he wanted sushi. Made a 7 pm reservation for 7...got seated at 7 in an empty dining room and began our eating our meal after 8pm...one waitress felt sorry for us and brought fries to the table for the kids...a nice gesture but... the manager,... More 

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1 Thank m p
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our first meal in Sanibel on this trip. We had no trouble getting a reservation that afternoon for the evening. Our server, Christine, was an enjoyable person. Our cocktails were a highlight - tropical and delicious. Dinner was well prepared. The atmosphere is casual and the setting is right on the beach, gulfside at The Sundial Resort.

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Thank Anne M
Chicago, Illinois
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

Have dinner and enjoy Danny Morgan as he sings on Monday nights starting at 5:30! Hummus platter was good choice for appetizer and easily served 2. Pistachio encrusted turkey tenderloin is signature item and was excellent. Burger cooked as per request and sweet slaw that came with it had good flavor.

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Thank wearejoyful
Glenview, Illinois
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed March 27, 2017 via mobile

You go here for one reason. The Gulf view. It's magnificent. We thought the prices were inflated compared to the magnificence of some of the dishes on the island. You go for the view.

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2 Thank Pamthepilgrim
Indianapolis, Indiana
2 reviews
Reviewed March 26, 2017

We had the very best server at the Sea Breeze Café in the Sundial Hotel on Sanibel Island, FL. Her name is Christine. Christine was not only professional but went above and beyond the call of duty as far as caring, accommodating and friendly. Christine is very special and very rare this day in age.

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Thank emommykatie
Massachusetts
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed March 24, 2017

Beautiful view of the beach, food delicious. Great staff! My wife and I had Grouper and Red snapper. Excellent dinner.

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Thank JRRSOX
Evansville, Indiana
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed March 16, 2017

We recently spent a week at sundial resort. It was our 5th time staying at this resort and we always love dining at sea breeze cafe. We always enjoy sitting on the outdoor deck enjoying the view with cocktails and dinner. We ate there 4 times that week. They now serve house made sushi which we love and had twice... More 

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Thank mindy j

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1451 Middle Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-6521
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 877-736-4320
Description
Sea Breeze Cafe offers breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week from 7am till 10pm. Offering stunning Gulf views and al fresco dining on the patio, guests can enjoy a combination of classic tavern fare, innovative entree salads and sandwiches for a dining experience unlike any other on the island. Happy Hour specials are offered daily from 5-7pm along with live entertainment Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights from 6-9pm.

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