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Rodes Fresh & Fancy

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Rodes began as a small roadside standon Luke Street and Bonita Beach Road. This family owned business has grown into a seafood, produce, gourmet market with full liquor and fine dining restaurant complex. Serving the great Bonita Springs area for nearly 30 years. Locals and seasonal guests love the clams, shrimp, stone crab (in season) and other awesome fish and seafood offerings. Of course our key lime pie is well known and shipped world-wide (and sold in many area restaurants). While our fresh from the boat seafood and fish offerings are our house specialties, we also offer meats and vegetarian dishes. Chef Kim prepares homemade soups daily that are outstanding….worth the trip all by itself.
PRICE RANGE
US$6 - US$35
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Soups, American, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
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All reviews key lime pie grouper salad fresh seafood thanksgiving dinner fries fish market just the right amount decided to give it a try sat at the bar bonita beach florida freshness specials regulars
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was waiting at another local restaurant called The Fish House and it was so crowded and I received no attention whatsoever so I walked out. By chance I discovered this restaurant and the food was excellent and the service was outstanding. i’m glad that...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank David R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only shopped in the Market, did not make it back to the Restaurant. The BEST whole or piece Key Lime Pie to buy. Also very good fresh fish selections for grilling to pick up. They do make tasty dips & spreads as well. Very...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank P9825QVpaule
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were surprised that on a Friday night there were few diners. We soon found out why. The early bird menu, which in the past had several choices, basically had 2 entrees and we were told when seated they were out of the grouper. My...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ducklooloo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We buy our fresh fish to take home and cook from here every year. Went in last week and the shelves were half full and didn’t have a lot of fish. Just seemed strange. But fish was fine. They have killer key lime pie. Well...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank KentH157
Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have frequented this establishment over the years and have always enjoyed the seafood. We decided to try it for a celebratory Thanksgiving dinner but we were extremely disappointed. For $30. Per person your choice sounded good - Turkey, prime rib, or...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Maps538164
Reviewed 21 November 2018

Unfortunately ate here last night. Ordered a dinner salad with swordfish, the salad was a bowl of lettuce with four slices of cucumber topped with half a cherry tomato, my wife had grouper and it was unpriced on the menu, my mistake for not asking...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Quest812247
Reviewed 18 November 2018

I was at Rodes Seafood today. I have heard great things about their food. I sat at the bar and was offered a beverage and asked for a menu. Two bartenders were in the bar. One was talking to a couple and showing them pictures...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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beachbob34134, Public Relations Manager at Rodes Fresh & Fancy, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2018

I am very disappointed that this happened to you. We are trying very hard to make Rodes a great spot to enjoy Chef Kim's awesome meals and to be mistreated like this is totally unacceptable. As the old saying goes, heads will roll. Please give...More

Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

We went to Rodes Restaurant on Friday evening, arriving at 5:20 pm, intending to partake of its early dining menu, which is served from 4 to 6. A sign in the bar directed us to seat ourselves. Another couple was already seated and had been...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank arkcruiser
Trek48285124057, Public Relations Manager at Rodes Fresh & Fancy, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2018

This is totally unacceptable and I apologize for the lack of service you received. We have read and discussed this with all employees. I thank you for bringing it to our attentions so we may prevent it from happening again. Actually the chef and her...More

Reviewed 15 September 2018

Having driven by this place for years while visiting the area, we were finally tempted to give it a try when they posted on the sign for a Fried Chicken Special on Wednesday night. We went in around 6:30 and were the only people there....More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank I_Love_2_GoKy
Trek48285124057, Public Relations Manager at Rodes Fresh & Fancy, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2018

I apologize for your poorly prepared meal. That is not how we want the new Rodes to be. We have read your comments and discussed this with our people so we may improve. In fact, that is what we are doing. Next week our new...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a really good seafood restaurant, check out Rode's in Bonita Beach, FL. The ambiance is very comfortable and pleasant, the menu offers a nice variety of selections and the service is excellent. The fish/seafood is directly from their in-store market,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank bluenun1941
Trek48285124057, Public Relations Manager at Rodes Fresh & Fancy, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

Thank you for the nice review. We really appreciate it and we are trying very hard to make your visits enjoyable with awesome meals prepared by Chef Kim.

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yellowlabdogs
5 March 2017|
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Response from todd s | Reviewed this property |
They serve a full menu, but the seafood, especially stone crab claws is what the do best!
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patti8827
9 February 2017|
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Response from dms830830 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, just call 239-992-4040 to order.
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haroldandpat
3 December 2016|
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Response from 2278H | Reviewed this property |
they do not go to antica trattoria bonita beach road and you will not be disappointed
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