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“NICE NITE OUT.”
Review of The Connection Bar and Grill - CLOSED

The Connection Bar and Grill
Price range: $7 - $19
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Located in the heart of the downtown River District, the French Connection has been a local mainstay since 1977. A casual atmosphere combined with a friendly staff and great American food make this a downtown favorite. Whether it's a quick lunch or casual dinner, you are sure to enjoy. Open Monday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to midnight.
Reviewed April 20, 2013

Good Grouper blackened and nice location
Would recommend. Scampi also recommended. Steamed vegetables good.

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1  Thank JIMMYTANNERSR1
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Reviewed March 29, 2013 via mobile

We stopped in for dessert after dinner because our regular place was closed and we were pleasantly surprised. The waitress. Was very. Friendly. I got a crepe filled with vanilla ice. Cream and topped with hot fudge and loaded with whipped cream. Simply WICKED. Enough for 2! My husband got the apple crisp and he gave it a thumbs up. reasonably priced. We'll. Go back

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1  Thank kathy c
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Reviewed March 22, 2013 via mobile

Came here after an afternoon boating on the river. Nice, quiet, & cool (temp) inside. Enjoyed the French Onion Soup & the Chicken Crepe special was fabulous! Service was a little lacking but did not ruin the entire experience. Will definitely return next time I'm in town!

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1  Thank BeyondDallas
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Reviewed March 17, 2013

As part of three couples, we enjoyed a break from touring beautiful downtown Fort Myers by having lunch at "The French Connection." We enjoyed our sandwiches and soup very much. Our cocktails were good and the prices were very fair for everything we ordered. The staff was extremely accommodating and friendly. We will stop again when in the area.

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1  Thank denmiller2003
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Reviewed March 15, 2013 via mobile

A local recommended this place for a casual dinner and we loved it. I had the pretty-healthful seafood quiche with a lovely side of fresh fruit and a homemade cherry muffin, and my husband had the Cuban sandwich. All the desserts looked good (though someone else got the last slice of the Mudpie)--we got the apple crepe, definitely shareable, and next time might try the key lime pie (only $3!)

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1  Thank Jazzmom15
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