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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 2 weeks ago

Expensive, however well worth the price. Excellent dining experience from the Doorman, to the Hostess, the Wait staff, and the food. This is a wonderful special occasion restaurant. Could not ask for better service and the food was incredible. Very good wine list as well....More

Thank DawnHB
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

From the moment we walked in we felt like we were in a Victorian Home and we were the guests. We were with 2 other couples and the maitre d made us feel very welcome. Our waiter was JD and while we kidded him about...More

Thank cdsamm
Reviewed 9 September 2018

My son and his wife made reservations here to celebrate their 1st Wedding Anniversary--kind of a big deal. I called and requested that the restaurant allow me to surprise the couple and pay for their meal. Mickie was so nice and had it all worked...More

Thank Kyle B
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

I have been to the Veranda a few times and the service is good. However, the last time we went was for our anniversary and we had THE best server. I highly recommend you request Keith Burgess when you make your reservation. He was pleasant,...More

1  Thank Bporterfl
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Since 1978, The Veranda has been a Fort Myers tradition. Located at 2122 2nd Street, at the corner of 2nd Street and Broadway in the heart of downtown Fort Myers, it has been one of Southwest Florida's most award winning restaurants for 40 years. It...More

2  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 27 August 2018

One of the Best fine Dinning places to eat at in Fort Myers. The service was the best I have had. The place has charm and class of it own. The Food is out standing.

Thank sawyerrj79
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

This was the 2nd time we visited here and it was still absolutely delicious. It is an upscale restaurant with polished dark mahogany wood and waiters in tuxes. None the less it is not pretentious but rather made you feel like you were getting dressed...More

Thank Jill W
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Perfect spot for a special celebration or just because. Fantastic food and service every time! Had our anniversary dinner there last year and just might go back because it was that great!!

Thank BethS2146
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We hadn’t been for several years but had gotten a gift certificate. We sat at the bar while waiting for our table. It is dark and quiet and pieceful. Service was adequate ( the bus boy was the best!). Our fish was delicious with a...More

2  Thank lgatz
Reviewed 19 August 2018

My Fiance had never been here (I have 2x ) so I was happy that he made reservation on a Sat night. We sat at the bar because we were early for our table and met the wonderful bartender Vanessa, she took great care of...More

Thank love2fish66
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Response from Bporterfl | Reviewed this property |
I saw a mix but you are safe with business casual or jeans and a dress shirt for men. The ladies were dressed up more than the men. This is not a place for shorts, flip flops or T-shirt’s.
21 October 2017|
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Response from Carmela W | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
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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