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The Veranda

2122 2nd St, At Broadway, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3013
+1 239-332-2065
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2122 2nd St, At Broadway, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3013
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My hubby and I celebrated our 39th anniversary. Take advantage of the valet parking as there is little to limited parking. Hub’s had made reservations for us. We had a cocktail in the lounge. I was somewhat surprised there was no signature cocktails. We shared...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went here last night for my birthday after hearing raves about it for years. Our waiter Keith was amazing with a wonderful sense of humor and very knowledgeable. We will ask for him again. We had oysters in a puffed pastry which was excellent. Then...More

Thank Mary N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a reservation and was looking forward to this restaurant which is a fort Meyers classic. Rather disappointed. Out of a basic type of liquor, Southern comfort. I ordered the Cooper/crab hash. It came on a plate with very little sauce not one vegetable...More

Thank Nancy A
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Veranda has a reputation for fine dining, and it deserves it. We went for a special birthday celebration with friends. We were early so sat at the bar which was very comfortable. Dinner was outstanding, service, what you would expect from a top notch...More

Thank Marianne B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m sorry we have not dined here sooner. Our server was great! The meal was excellent! The sauce on the chicken orleans was one of the best I’ve ever had. Definitely a do over. Thank you!!

Thank BBZ06
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived quite early therefore noise and crowds were not a concern. We were greeted promptly and ordered cocktails at the bar. We then headed outside to sit in the courtyard while waiting to be seated. The historic home(s) provide an ideal setting for a...More

Thank KWE_Mgr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Southern Seafood was amazing as was our server JD! Always enjoy a wonderful meal here! My spouse had the filet which was cooked to perfection! Even the bread was outstanding!!!

Thank Elaine D
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is in no way a bad review of Veranda. There couldn’t possibly be a bad review. This review is critical so that management listens to what could be improved. Starting first I need to say that patrons should not need to wallk through service...More

Thank chartridgeuk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am from out of town, but I frequently visit Fort Myers due to some family being down there. I have been going to the Veranda for 10 years now and have loved every single time I have dined there. I highly recommend making reservations,...More

Thank B57YZdiana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have dined here on numerous occasions over the years and it has always been a delightful experience. This old school restaurant is a blast from the past and incorporates the history of Fort Myers. On this lunch visit I had the Carpetbagger sandwich with...More

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this isnt Burger King ,,, its a first class restaurant,Love it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2122 2nd St, At Broadway, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3013
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-332-2065
Nestled in the heart of historic downtown Fort Myers. The Veranda will take you away from the hustle & bustle of everyday life to a bygone era of Antebellum charm. The Veranda's romantic setting in two turn-of-the-century homes, combined with our Southern Regional Cuisine, an extensive wine list, and first class service staff will provide you with the most unique dining experience in Southwest Florida. Celebrating our 35th year in business, The Veranda is consistently honored as one of the most award-winning restaurants in the area. Join us and experience the romance, the history and the charm that is the Veranda!
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