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Capt'n Fishbone's Seafood Grill

2787 N Tamiami Trl, The Shell Factory and Nature Park, North Fort Myers, FL 33903-2213
+1 239-995-3999
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
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“fish fry” (13 reviews)
“fries” (25 reviews)
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2787 N Tamiami Trl, The Shell Factory and Nature Park, North Fort Myers, FL 33903-2213
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Reviewed 6 days ago

nice place for lunch or dinner - crowded on all you can eat fish night - food is good service is fine and prices are ok

Thank sawitin2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

Capt'n Fishbones, Tamiami Trail, N. Fort Myers, Fl. Here is my 2 cents on the food and chatter. Well I stuck with the basic fried fish and fries & house made sweet tea. It was good. What suprized me was the house made tartar sauce,...More

Thank rholland63
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

I stopped in on accident and thankful that I did. It was va really hot day, hungry and exhausted but I noticed that there is a deep passion for their customers. I was sat promptly, greeted by a very sweet server and ordered drinks for...More

Thank Tamara M
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Delicious tacos, crab cakes with warm coconut rum dip (Best I've ever had!!), and the seafood chowder was incredible. Our waitress Hannah was amazing! She was very attentive, brought prompt refills, and her personality was shining!

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Since we were at the Shell Factory complex and it was lunch time, we decided to try Capt'n Fishbone's. I will say that the iced tea tasted like it was fresh brewed, then it goes downhill from there. I tried the broccoli cheddar soup and...More

Thank CaribLover_8
Reviewed 21 July 2018

A waste of your time and money. This is our third and probably final visit. Same problem every time. We come here for their fish and fries when visiting family and each time it’s undercooked and limp. Yuck. Our latest visit, the fish finally came...More

Thank cthompson5536
Reviewed 20 July 2018

We go here for lunch about once a month. We have a good time, waitresses are friendly and flexible with ordering. Food is fresh and good sized servings. Seafood seems fresh and a large menu.

Thank diver34118
Reviewed 9 July 2018

My wife and I had lunch here after visiting the nature park. We live here, and have annual passes to several of Florida's 'tourist attactions' (even though we aren't tourists)- so I was prepared to be underwhelmed by the food quality given our experiences at...More

Thank GREG C
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Average quality and service. Outside music is OK. Menu varied for seafood and non- seafood eaters. Meatloaf pretty good. Prices commensurate with other similar locations..

Thank W1813IGgaryh
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

I was visiting family and we decided to go somewhere local instead of a chain. The service waa awful. We arrived around 5:30pm and there was no one else in the place. Took 15 mins for someone to take our drink order and at least...More

Thank Babs S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2787 N Tamiami Trl, The Shell Factory and Nature Park, North Fort Myers, FL 33903-2213
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  North Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-995-3999
A trip to the Shell Factory wouldn't be complete without a stop at our renowned Capt'n Fishbones Seafood Grill. Open for lunch and dinner all week long, it offers comfortable table and booth seating in the dining room and bar, or at our open-air (weather permitting) new Swamp Bar Patio. You can even bring your dog for a treat at our new outdoor DogBones Café. The MENU Ranges from appetizers to fresh seafood which includes our popular fried fish special. Both Capt'n Fishbones & the Dolphin Room are newly renovated and offer great service with Old Florida Charm.
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