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Bayfront Bistro

4.2
810 reviews
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$30 and under
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American
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  • Scenic View
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion

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About

Bayfront Bistro is an American seafood restaurant located in Fort Myers Beach, Florida that features ocean views. The restaurant offers refined, yet casual dining with white tablecloths and a simple décor.

Bayfront Bistro serves brunch, lunch and dinner and features a daily happy hour. Brunch at the restaurant features French toast, huevos rancheros, omelets, eggs Benedict, chilaquiles and more. Lunch and dinner fare at Bayfront Bistro features a variety of soups, salads, appetizers, entrées, sides and desserts. Featured entrées on the menu include diver scallops, green tea pasta, teriyaki salmon, chicken marsala, stout braised short ribs and lobster scampi tortellini.

Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
American, Seafood
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Hours of operation
Lunch Daily: 11:30am - 4:00pm; Dinner Nightly: 4:00pm - 10:00pm
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Phone number
(239) 463-3663
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Christopher Colvin
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Neighborhood
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Parking details
Plenty of parking on site. Covered available as well.
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Public transit
Beach Trolley stop is on the road next to the entrance.
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Entertainment
From every seat in the house you will be entertained by the passing scene of dolphins playing and other wildlife including Ibis, Eagles, and Manatee.
Additional
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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4.2  based on all time ratings
4.2
food
4.1
service
4.5
ambience
3.7
value
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86% of people would recommend it to a friend
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Gator (Naples)
1.0  Dined on September 29, 2014

You allowed us to make a reservation on a night they were closed. Embarrassing moment when your with a client.

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harv (Naples)
5.0  Dined on September 24, 2014

We find ourselves in Ft Myers for a week each year, and one of the highlights of that visit is dinner at Bayfront Bistro. The quality and consistency of the service, food, and atmosphere does not disappoint. Highly recommended.

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vipHappy2goback (Louisville)
5.0  Dined on September 14, 2014

Staff was very friendly and Victor our server was just awesome. He was very attentive. Bayfront Bistro was well worth the prices!

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vipOpenTable Diner (Naples)
2.0  Dined on September 14, 2014

The ambiance was nice and the service was ok but both our meals were terrible! Try another restaurant.

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Tcard (London)
3.0  Dined on September 14, 2014

My expensive filet was chewy and had fatty pieces that I couldn't eat. I was very disappointed in the food. But the view is great and our server was great.

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Mydiamonds88 (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on September 14, 2014

A hidden gem that sits neatly on the water with terrific views all around. The Butterfish was superb. Bountiful parking nearby.

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Sunsetlover (Naples)
5.0  Dined on September 13, 2014

My wife and I needed a romantic night out. We decided to try Bayfront Bistro. The views, food and service were absolutely amazing. We usually go to a different place for our occasional night out, but we found our new favorite restaurant. Thank you for a great dinner and impeccable service.

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Magnolia (Naples)
5.0  Dined on September 12, 2014

This outstanding restaurant is not to be missed. The food, the service, the ambiance, the view are all spectacular! Each member of our table of 7 was thoroughly impressed. Even with orders from rare to well-done for the salmon dish, the chef prepared the salmon perfectly to each person's taste. The same can be said for the steak. Dolphins leaping in the air just outside our window view added to the joy of being there. The servers anticipated our every need. The waiter was professional, charming and unobtrusively efficient. We cannot say enough about how fabulous this restaurant is. Definitely go!

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jbking (Tampa)
1.0  Dined on August 31, 2014

Server had a very limited knowledge of the menu! Grouper Udon was very bitter, Hot Sword Fish served with ice cold crab salad on top. When we asked the server about the cold crab, she said "oh no it should be hot", she took it back to the kitchen, then brought it back and said no it is supposed to be cold. Coffee drink was also served lukewarm at best.

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Buzz (Naples)
5.0  Dined on August 15, 2014

Dinner was excellent. The views are outstanding and the overall experience was wonderful. We have been to this restaurant many times and will continue to frequent it.

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