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“Great breakfast location”
Review of Lighthouse Cafe

Lighthouse Cafe
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $8 - $30
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Takeout
Description: We boldly state that we have the "world's best breakfast" and also serve lunch and dinner. Dinner is served seasonally from December 15th till April 30th but breakfast and lunch are served all year long, 7 days a week from 7am till 3pm. Dinner is served from 5pm till 9pm.
Reviewed January 31, 2013

Good varied menu, great service, the food was prepared well and tasty! The waiters were very friendly and attentive

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Reviewed January 27, 2013

The Lighthouse Cafe can be found by looking for a lot of cars. This people-pleasing, favorite spot on Sanibel Island provides fresh, well-prepared food served by a well-trained staff. Generous servings are standard. We tried other places for breakfast during our time on Sanibel but none were as good in every way as the Lighthouse Cafe.

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Thank Holly V
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Reviewed January 24, 2013

This little cafe does everything right. You're greeted at the door with a smile. The waitstaff, many of them long-time veterans, smile too, and offer up just the right amount of charm without coming across as phony. The food is simple and fresh, and it arrives at the table quickly. Portions are generous. Prices are reasonable. The place is clean, too. I recommend the caesar salad with blackened grouper. If you're looking for a fun, friendly, unpretentious place to eat on Sanibel, look no further!

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Thank BillyBatson
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Reviewed January 23, 2013

They say the best breakfast in the world, and they are in the running! Schneider's Law #1 eat a good breakfast and eat were the locals eat. Start a hard day of beach combing by coming here! Great staff and great stacks of pancakes. Sometimes there is a short wait, but have a seat outside, you will meet folks from all over the world. They are on Periwinkle near the Lighthouse, so you can't miss it, just look for the cars and big parking lot on the north side of the street. Now while you are there, walk off that big breakfast with a beach stroll around the point of the lighthouse, a beautiful view of St. Petersburgh across the bay. Some of the best shelling is right there at the lighthouse, check your tide charts for the morning, you will want to time it right after a low tide.

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Thank JerryIndiana74
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Reviewed January 23, 2013

Outstanding food, especially for breakfast. They have very large portions so if you are a light eater you may want to just nibble off of your date's plate. I have been coming here for years and it is always a great place to eat.

Thank Tim R
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