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Heidi's Island Bistro

€€ - €€€American, German,
2943 Estero Blvd, Unit 4 & 5, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3552
+1 239-765-8844
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“potato pancakes” (113 reviews)
“jaeger schnitzel” (112 reviews)
“apple strudel” (58 reviews)
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American, German, Austrian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2943 Estero Blvd, Unit 4 & 5, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-3552
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Authentic German cusine! The place to go! Excellent quality, great service! Like being in Bavaria! Heidi always out does herself with home made everything!! We love this place! Thank you for your gracious hospitality & smile! And for taking our picture! With our love Wayne...More

Thank Niki I
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Authentic high quality. Like being in Germany and eating at a great Gasthaus. Service is fantastic too. Make sure you meet Heidi before you leave! Definitely a don’t miss place for anyone who likes authentic German food.

Thank Wayne E
Reviewed 3 days ago

We found it by mistake. I wish all my mistakes worked out this well. The staff was very friendly and accommodating . It's a family owned and operated restaurant which is really rare in the area. The food was excellent . The place was sparkling...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 5 days ago

Whether you just want a great cold German draft beer, some strudel, a bowl of gulaschsuppe, or a full meal (or all the above!), Heidi's is the place to go! Great food, great atmosphere, and wonderful people working there make it a pleasure to return...More

Thank rlweishaar
Reviewed 6 days ago

Food was excellent. Staff are very personable and take the time to ensure patrons are happy with both the food and service. Well worth the visit.

Thank sblack10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful meal. Our server, Ramona, recommended I try the pork tenderloin with Black Forest ham and cheese on top. For my side I got a potato pancake, both were delicious. My husband got meatloaf which had a creamy gravy on top and...More

Thank Jill896
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a quaint little restaurant in Ft Meyers Beach (Estero Island) area. We went during off season so it wasn't very busy. Their menu is unique in that it offers german/american fare. The music playing was german and I think I even detected a...More

Thank Levans70
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just got back from eating at Heidi’s bistro. All I can say is you have to eat here when visiting the Fort Myers beach area. I have eaten at many German restaurants but this was by far the best. Heidi makes you feel at home....More

Thank elipuma
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just loved this place! Fantastic service and the food is amazing! Highly recommend coming here. So worth it. Heidi was so kind and the good was the perfect comfort food!

Thank Amy G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just got back from having dinner at Heidi’s...in one word “delicious” I had the special which was lamb shank, with pan fried potatoes and sautéed green beans..probably one of the best meals I have ever had..my husband had Jaguar schnitzel...served with a mushroom gravy and...More

Thank mcardj
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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, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
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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