|There are numerous restaurants and lounges throughout the island, serving a complete range of foods from finger foods to gourmet. You can find everything from barefoot bars to jacket and tie establishments. Here are a few suggestions for great places to eat, that are only a short walk or trolley ride from your Fort Myers Beach vacation rental.
*Times Square Restaurants*
Located close to the northern end of the beach is Fort Myers Beach Times Square! This is at the heart of Estero Island downtown. Times Square is full of shops, restaurants, and entertainment. It features outdoor dining, street performers, live music, and plenty of spots to sit down and relax. Times Square is also adjacent to the Fort Myers Beach Pier, which is considered by many as the best place to watch breathtaking sunsets every night!
Northern End of the Island
Just down the street from Times Square, in either direction, you will find even more wonderful dining options on the beach. On the road just east of Times Square, you will find a sushi restaurant, a popular oyster bar, a restaurant overlooking the bay and marina, and several other eateries with a casual, beach atmosphere. Travel just south of Times Square to find beachside bars and restaurants with a variety of food, cocktails, and live music.
Southern End of the Island
On the southern end of the island, you will find even more restaurant options. As you travel south along Estero Island Blvd, you will find a variety - from upscale dining and waterfront restaurants, to more casual dining and tiki bars. The Santini Marina plaza also has an array of shops and restaurants for your enjoyment.