We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rosie's Cafe & Grill

2330 Palm Ridge Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3280
+1 239-579-0807
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (129 reviews)
“cheesesteak” (28 reviews)
“crab dip” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Soups, American, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
2330 Palm Ridge Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3280
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (695)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 659 reviews

Reviewed 4 February 2018

Ate here because of a coupon and it was good - crowded but good - not the best not the worst - we recommend it

Thank Greg P
Reviewed 31 January 2018

4 of us ate breakfast due to good ratings. Overall the breakfast was fair (can you really mess up over easy eggs?). But the hash browns were the worst I’ve ever eaten. Soggy, oily, ...YUCK! I’ve never understood how a cook can present something so...More

Thank pwiz2016
Reviewed 29 January 2018

service was excellent, with friendly and responsive waitress. reasonably low noise level and comfortable seating. menu offers quite a range from appetizers and sandwiches to upper level entrees. The crisp grouper sandwiches are worth repeat visits. overall a very fine value.

1  Thank rvdk
Reviewed 22 January 2018

My wife and I spent two weeks on Sanibel Island dining out most of that time.Of all the places we found this location was a "hidden"gem.We had dinner our second to last night on the island,returning the next morning for breakfast. I had a crusted...More

1  Thank atmako
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

The food was good and service was good. Perhaps the hype from other reviews influenced our expectations. We had a nice time, though. Coconut shrimp and grouper fingers were tasty.

1  Thank mstarrusa
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Went to Rosie’s just looking for a different place. Food was okay, grits were cold and pancakes were warm at best. The waitress couldn’t wait for us to leave. Didn’t offer a coffee warmup or anything else just the check. No wonder there wasn’t a...More

1  Thank Don B
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Great spot! We had sandwiches after spending the morning on Sanibel. Homemade chips were very good. Lots of flavors of ice cream The staff was too busy to help us at the ice cream counter so we left without purchasing any.

1  Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The food is great here! I eat here all the time. Great value, generous portions, great french fries!

1  Thank Heidi Wegryn G
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

As you can see, over the last few years we have really liked this place and we’re excited to return, particularly for breakfast. Alas, this experience fell way short of what we had come to love. The place is still inviting and comfortable and we...More

1  Thank Anne C
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

My single regret in visiting Rosie's was they didn't have a t-shirt in my size. As our first meal on Sanibel, Rosie's set the bar high. We had a great lunch!

1  Thank nancybeanfoster23
Nearby HotelsSee all 20 hotels in Sanibel Island
Casa Ybel Resort
681 reviews
1.70 km away
Shalimar Cottages and Motel
354 reviews
1.96 km away
Waterside Inn on the Beach
623 reviews
2.26 km away
Island Inn
1,399 reviews
2.42 km away
Nearby Restaurants
T2 Traders Restaurant
17 reviews
.27 km away
Joey's Custard
132 reviews
.37 km away
Bleu Rendez-Vous French Bistro
334 reviews
.23 km away
Coffee Bar @Bailey's
198 reviews
.33 km away
Nearby Attractions
Sanibel Public Library
483 reviews
.56 km away
Sanibel Island Farmer's Market
332 reviews
.42 km away
Sanibel Historical Museum and Village
307 reviews
.26 km away
Sanibel Community Playground
95 reviews
.38 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Eleanor H
4 March 2017|
Response from Joanne F | Property representative |
Yes, there is outdoor seating for you pets
26 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Vahan J | Reviewed this property |
1 April 2016|
Response from RosiesSanibel | Property representative |
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$28
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2330 Palm Ridge Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3280
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-579-0807
  • E-mail
Breakfast lunch dinner ice cream shop & coffee bar
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing