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Heidi's Island Bistro

2943 Estero Blvd, Unit 4 & 5, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3552
+1 239-765-8844
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“jaeger schnitzel” (117 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (116 reviews)
“apple strudel” (58 reviews)
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American, German, Austrian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2943 Estero Blvd, Unit 4 & 5, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3552
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Four of us had dinner last night and we were all very satisfied with the food, service, atmosphere and Heidi herself who took the time to visit our table spoke in length to us regarding the menu and even took us back to the kitchen...More

Thank Golfergrl73
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Learned about the place via Facebook and we decided to give it a try. We had very nice schnitzel prepared the German way. The sorroundings were nothing special - looked very much like a cafeteria. The staff however were very kind and made you feel...More

Thank LeneBBruun
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Love this restaurant. Been 25 or so times and always had a great meal. Heidi is so warm and friendly. Schnitzel is phenomenal. Breakfast also great. Will return many more times!

Thank KarenArlington_VA
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Such delicious food and friendly and quick service! The potato pancakes are to die for! Stop by for breakfast lunch or dinner!

Thank Liz B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife, son and I visited Heidi's over the Christmas holiday. What a great find. Spotless from top to bottom. Open aired dining, kitchen and bakery area, which allows viewing of their culinary creations. Everything homemade from strudel and pretzels to wiener schnitzel and kraut....More

Thank Mary Ann W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

great food. great service. great prices. eggs benedict was excellent - perfectly poached eggs. we’ll definitely be going back.

Thank LilyWanderingGypsy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband, myself and our 8 year old are in the Fort Myers area for the first time. We decided to give Heidi’s a try, since we love German food. We were beyond thrilled with the food! We felt like we were back in Germany!!...More

Thank Sarah Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dropped by for an evening meal with my husband tonight and were warmly greeted by the owner Heidi! If you are looking for authentic german food in the fort myers area you will be very happy with this place! Everything is homemade, they make their...More

Thank frenchchick22
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food! Very authentic German food. The service was impeccable. The waiters were extremely considerate. They kept asking if we liked the food and if everything was going well. Heidi herself was very friendly and chirpy. You could visibly see that they are all hard...More

Thank EmilTran
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jaeger Schnitzel is amazing; breakfast options are great too - try the Rye bread (homemade and delicious). Great value!

Thank ScubaFred
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Questions & Answers
1 June 2017|
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Response from Axel W | Property representative |
Pets are welcome on the outdoor seating.
1 June 2017|
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Response from Monica M | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. You can call and ask them.
Jennifer C
27 April 2017|
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Response from Axel W | Property representative |
we have a lot of Guten-free options. Please give us a call and we will be glad to tell you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$22
Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2943 Estero Blvd, Unit 4 & 5, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3552
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 239-765-8844
  • E-mail
After over 30 years of experience in the restaurant business in Europe and Canada, we have made our dream come true and opened July 2012 our restaurant Heidi's Island Bistro in Florida, Fort Myers Beach. We want you to feel comfortable & that you enjoy our great German and local dishes under the Sun in Florida. Heidi's serving Breakfast from 8 am - 2 pm, Lunch from 12 pm - 2 pm & Dinner from 4:30 pm - 9 pm. In our small attached bakery you will find some nice selections of sweets, Bread, German Rolls and Cakes & of course the famous Black Forest Cake. The team of Heidi's Island Bistro will do their best so that you have an unforgettable dining experience.
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