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“Nice Appetizers near the Water”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Roy's - Downtown Naples - CLOSED

Roy's - Downtown Naples
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $30
Cuisines: Seafood, Polynesian, Hawaiian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Late Night, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Valet Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Goodlette-Frank Road
Description: Located downtown in the quaint Bayfront Place, Roy's Naples is waiting to welcome you. Come in for inspired bites and enticing cocktails during Aloha Hour in the open-air bar and for sensational meals in the vibrant dining room that features our signature exhibition kitchen and an exquisite outdoor patio. Blending classic techniques with adventurous Pacific Rim flavors, culinary pioneer Roy Yamaguchi created an entirely new approach to fine dining. The first Roy's opened in Honolulu in 1988 and we've spread our warm hospitality and passion for innovative and creative cuisine around the world ever since. Indulge in one of our spectacular cocktails or choose a glass from our award-winning wine list while you discover the fresh ingredients and outstanding seafood, expertly prepared by our local chefs that made us famous.
Marco Island, Florida
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Nice Appetizers near the Water”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2013

A very nice bar that overlooks the Naples river. Great food and presentation (had the mussels), but it was $$$$ pricey.

Visited November 2013
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Thank Joe W
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Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Been again this year, but!”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2013

We visited Naples in October 2013. Roy's was one of our "bankers" as we ate there Sept 2012 and enjoyed the whole experience. This year a different kettle of fish, the Monday night offer had substantially changed with, to our liking, too many exclusions. The price had also gone up and the three course option had been replaced by a two course. We ate outside which to us Brits is wonderful but the atmosphere was sadly lacking.
We also went for happy hour as you do. But although busy again the atmosphere was lacking I think the open plan is working against them. On both visits the service was good and efficient.

  • Visited October 2013
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1 Thank MikeB3001
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Naples, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Smallest pour of wine I have ever received”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2013

Four of us went to Roy's on Saturday evening. The first thing we did was order our drinks. Two of us ordered wine. My $11 glass of red wine came served in a white wine glass - clearly to make it appear as though there was more than a few sips in the glass. My friend's white wine was equally as small. When we asked our server about the short pour he explained that Roy's pours a 4 ounce glass. Seriously? (It was probably a bit less than 4oz). A 4 oz pour equates to over 6 glasses from a bottle. We ended up buying a bottle as that actually wasn't a rip off. Unfortunately it is unlikely that Roy's will be on our list to return to any time soon. Did I mention that I have a business on 5th Avenue right down the street? Too bad that Chef Noah's fantastic meals were brought down by the wine and the manager's attitude.

  • Visited October 2013
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2 Thank LAM787
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toronto
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201 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
“Thank You Roy's for Making Our 30th Anniversary So Special!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2013

My husband and I were so happy we decided on Roy's for our anniversary night's dinner. They made us feel so welcome from the minute we walked in. We were seated on the outdoor patio overlooking the river, just lovely. On opening the menu, we were so surprised to find a special page included in the folder congratulating us on our 30 years of marriage. What a nice touch! We started off with delicious edamame, followed by complimentary tasty sushi rolls. I had the mahi mahi on buttered rice while my husband had the grilled salmon. Both were superb, visually and to the palette. After dinner they brought us a chocolate soufflé for dessert with Happy Anniversary written in melted chocolate. At the end of the evening, they rolled up the anniversary greetings with ribbons, and presented us with a photo of the two of us they'd been nice enough to take earlier. Everyone there was so nice and friendly. It was such an enjoyable experience. We can't say enough good things about Roy's. Whenever we travel from now on, we will be checking to see if there's a Roy's in town.

  • Visited October 2013
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3 Thank jotrips
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Netherlands
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33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Fair meal on this visit”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2013

Good value for the fixed price meal and a decent choice of fish or meat for the main course. Once again the service was fast paced which is not suited to us. We should have made a remark at the beginning of our meal to let the waiter know that we at least like to finish our pre-dinner cocktails before we begin our meal. Eventually we did tell the to slow down the service.

Visited September 2013
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1 Thank SheenaNetherlands
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