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“Outstanding service and great food”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of The Sandbar

The Sandbar
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $15 - $47
Cuisines: Steakhouse, Seafood
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: Since opening in 2013, The Sandbar has become known for its incredibly fresh seafood and choice cuts of beef and pork. We take great pride in having the best service staff on the islands.
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 326 helpful votes
“Outstanding service and great food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 7, 2013

Can't add much more than title.. Great seafood, wines, great interior. Lunch menu is small yet appealing. This isn't a cheap place but even their burgers are amazing. Dined here several times for steak, seafood, burgers, desserts. Highly recommended... $35 for lunch (two)... Dinner for two around $70... Upscale yet business casual.. Pleasant discovery!

  • Visited April 2013
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Fort Myers, Florida
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“A limited menu done well”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 4, 2013

This newcomer to the Sanibel restaurant choice is small but relatively spacious. Although the menu is fairly limited, the food was tasty and good value

Visited February 2013
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New Jersey
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“Very Good!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 4, 2013 via mobile

Very pleased with this new restaurant. Last year while we were here it was a different name and it seems this location changes frequently. I hope this one lasts because it was very good.
Our server Amanda was very friendly and did a great job. The manager was also friendly and accommodating.
All of our food was delicious and fresh.
Not a huge selection but it seems there was something for everyone and that would not deter me. Definitely will recommend this place!

  • Visited April 2013
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Great dining that doesn't have the crowd”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 31, 2013 via mobile

If you want great dining and service that is away from the usual crowd, this is your place. Fast, friendly service and a reasonable menu with plenty of choices. Our waitress Kirstie was outstanding and we noticed that everyone helps each other out to make sure the customers are taken care of. Give them some more time and I will bet they will be a five rating for sure.

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Cobham, United Kingdom
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“BRILLIANT MEAL”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 31, 2013

As within walking distance of where we were staying this was an ideal choice for my birthday so that I could enjoy a drink or 2. I must admit when we opened the door the noise level did surprise us but I had been warned by previous reviews. Anyway the food was truly excellent the filet mignon was perfect as was my wifes shrimp with chocolate and raspberry sauce with plantain. The mango creme brulee for dessert was different and in the nicest way. Really enjoyed this. NB You can book ahead here and I'm glad we did as we were shown straight to our reserved table when others were being told of 1 hour wait.

Visited March 2013
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