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Dairy Queen

1048 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-6915
+1 239-472-1170
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“ice cream” (125 reviews)
“banana split” (7 reviews)
“sundae” (13 reviews)
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American, Fast food
1048 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-6915
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

DQ is always a favorite stop. The lines are always long but worth the wait. We had a medium Carmel sundae and twist cone dipped in chocolate, the bill was $8.25.

Thank Melissa G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by on the way off the island after an all day cruise with Captiva Cruise. Even though there was a line at both windows they were moving rather fast. When we got to the window the young lady was friendly and efficient and our...More

Thank taftdev
Reviewed 7 March 2018

How nice to have a DQ with outside seating in February when visiting from Vermont. It was clean, good service, and of course...great ice cream. There is plenty of parking in this busy section of Periwinkle. Bathrooms in the back of the restaurant. Easy to...More

Thank Cindervermont
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Ah...the Sanibel Island Dairy Queen on Periwinkle. Relatively quick stop if you have small kids in tow and want something that will please them. Have patronized it for over 30 years....Not great...not bad. This IS NOT fine dining for adults and it isn't cheap. If...More

Thank mattfasang
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Good, basic DQ except that they did not have any strawberry topping for sundaes. Old location but has some outdoor seating.

Thank markfarner58
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

We had coupons from Dairy Queen mailed to us in Sanibel so we decided to go there for a quick bite. Well we were told they don't accept coupons since they are independently owned. We went ahead and ordered but their prices are not fast...More

Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 12 February 2018

My family stopped at this Dairy Queen after having dinner on the island, and we were all disappointed in our selections. I had a regular vanilla cone, and the ice cream was not creamy and tasted odd. I thought that maybe it was fat-free ice...More

Thank wanderwoman365
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped to get a milk shake and got the Royal Oreo Blizzard. It will not disappoint if you are a Chocoholic... staff friendly and clean bathrooms.

Thank Brian-Ivee
Reviewed 21 January 2018

We have been going to Sanibel for years and part of our tradition is to stop by Dairy Queen for a cone. It is just a nice view while sitting outside enjoying your ice cream.

Thank Sandeee1206
Reviewed 19 January 2018

For over 25 years a group of young boys, now men, have been visiting this Dairy Queen. Annually we hold our fantasy baseball draft at the Hyatt in Bonita Springs and celebrate the previous year's winner with a trip to Sanibel Island and a visit...More

Thank Donald P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1048 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-6915
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-1170
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