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About The Turtle Club - Naples

The Turtle Club Restaurant is Naples’ most charming & intimate beachfront restaurant, where guests experience gracious hospitality & great coastal cuisine in an upscale casual atmosphere. The setting is spectacular – the restaurant is located on the grounds of the Vanderbilt Beach Resort directly on the beach. Guests dine close to the beautiful Gulf of Mexico & enjoy the sights and sounds of the sea, including beautiful sunsets. The cuisine is equally fantastic – serving only the freshest seafood & steaks with a core menu that includes something from everyone. Weekly specials combine the best of old & new world culinary styles with touches of Mediterranean, Caribbean, Asian & Southern American cuisine. The Turtle Club has been voted one of the best Waterfront Dining Restaurant in Naples for many years.

9225 Gulfshore Drive North
Naples, FL 34108
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Seafood, Steak

Hours of Operation:

Lunch: Monday through Sunday: 11:00am - 2:30pm

Dinner: Monday through Sunday: 5.00pm to 9.00pm

Online reservations are available for dinner only. Reservations are not needed for lunch. We do our best to honor online requests for outdoor seating but cannot guarantee seating at outdoor tables. Nevertheless, the majority of the reservations that we accept through open table will be assigned outdoor tables unless requested otherwise. We may still have inside tables available even if the open table system shows no tables available and you may want to call us to check if an inside table is acceptable. In the event of inclement weather we will do our best to accommodate our guests seated outside but we cannot guarantee that they can move inside if we are fully booked.

Cross Street:
Gulfshore Drive North

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(239) 592-6557

Website:
http://www.theturtleclubrestaurant.com/

Public Transit:
Naples Trolley

Executive Chef:
Rory Tierney

Additional:
Full Bar, Outdoor dining, Private Room, View, Wine

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The Turtle Club - Naples Ratings and Reviews

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4.7

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.6

service

4.6

ambience

4.8

value

4.3

Noise

Moderate

98% would recommend it to a friend

Waterfront (114)
Great for Outdoor Dining (110)
Scenic View (104)
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Romantic (79)
Special Occasion (79)
Good for Anniversaries (70)
Good for a Date (66)
Good for Birthdays (51)
Worth the Drive (43)
Creative Cuisine (31)
Casual (29)
Neighborhood Gem (28)
Fit for Foodies (28)
People Watching (23)
Great for Lunch (23)
Hot Spot (22)
Fun (21)
Good for Groups (21)
Local Ingredients (19)
Quiet Conversation (17)
Cozy (16)
Business Meals (15)
Handcrafted Cocktails (14)
Authentic (13)
Sunday Lunch (12)
Healthy (11)
Notable Wine List (11)
Seasonal (10)
Bar Seating (7)
Great for Brunch (7)
Kid-friendly (7)
Pre/post Theatre (6)
Late-night Find (5)
Vibrant Bar Scene (5)
Tasting Menu (4)
Afternoon Coffee (3)
Comfort Food (3)
Gluten Free Options (3)
Happy Hour (3)
Paleo Friendly (3)
Disabled Access (2)
Quick Bite (2)
Great Beer (1)
Live Sports (1)
Tapas (1)
Good Vegetarian Options (1)
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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined a day ago

Outstanding performance in every measure. Sara did a terrific job and service was exceptional. Food is always delicious and outdone by those magnificent sunsets. Try outside seating - memorable!

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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined 3 days ago

We’re seated immediately upon arrival. Wonderful evening with great food and great service. Nice wine by the glass options.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Quiet Conversation
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 (Indiana)·Dined 3 days ago

Never disappointed in dining at The Turtle Club. Beautiful sunsets spectacular cocktails and delightful food

Tags: Casual, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch, Hot Spot, People Watching, Good for Groups, Business Meals, Worth the Drive
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vip
 (Naples)·Dined 4 days ago

Great food, great service, always enjoy this restaurant watching the sunset, and they make you feel special

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Waterfront, Cozy, People Watching, Authentic
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined 6 days ago

Super location sur la plage

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 (Naples)·Dined 6 days ago

Reservation easy to make and change. All personal friendly. Good service in a timely manner and food excellent.

Tags: Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Waterfront, Late-night Find, Good for Groups, Pre/post Theatre, Great for Lunch
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 (Naples)·Dined 6 days ago

Still my all-time favorite in Naples! The horse radish encrusted snapper is to die for along with the oysters Turtlefellow.

Tags: Local Ingredients, Great for Lunch, Quiet Conversation, Fit for Foodies, Authentic, Waterfront, Good for Anniversaries, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for Birthdays, Scenic View, Romantic
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vip
 (Detroit)·Dined on December 3, 2017

Beautiful setting on the beach - great food and service.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 3, 2017

Great service all three times we ate recently. Sara is wonderful and has suggestions. Good food but pricey--try the shrimp/crab napoleon and the seafood chowder. Perfect sunset and ambiance. Please bring back the bread service!

Tags: Waterfront, Great for Outdoor Dining, Romantic, Special Occasion, Scenic View
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 3, 2017

We got there at 4:45 for a reservation with a request for a table right in front but they did not give it to us. A little disappointing when we got there early!

Tags: Waterfront
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·Dined on December 3, 2017

Outstanding restaurant with great service, location, and quality food! Fish and specials are best in the area. From being seated to best meal in Florida to key lime pie we were all very happy! Can’t wait to go again!

Tags: Notable Wine List, Waterfront, Special Occasion
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 (Naples)·Dined on December 2, 2017

We have visited this restaurant many times. The food is always good and the view is spectacular. Usually have great service as well. This visit the service was below normal standards for the Turtle Club. We sat for long periods of time wishing someone would come to refill our drinks or bring other needed items. In addition, no longer give bread basket for the table. This seems really cheap for such a high priced establishment.

Tags: Scenic View, Waterfront, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch, Good for Birthdays
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 (Naples)·Dined on December 1, 2017

Excellent meal. Reasonably priced and exceptional. Celebrating a birthday. They surprised us with two key lime pie pieces for both birthdays! Love it.

Tags: Hot Spot, Pre/post Theatre, Waterfront
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·Dined on December 1, 2017

Awesome food and amazing sunset !!! Would definitely recommend !! Little pricy but great!!

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Cozy
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 (Naples)·Dined on December 1, 2017

As usual our meals were great. We are never disappointed with the Turtle Club

Tags: Authentic, Romantic, Great for Outdoor Dining, Vibrant Bar Scene, Fun, Waterfront, Local Ingredients, Good for a Date
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vip
 (Naples)·Dined on November 30, 2017

We were very disappointed! As locals we booked this reservation for my best friends 60th birthday and requested outside and we’re given a table against the wall with no view. I booked way in advance and the girl that checked us in was less than friendly.

Tags: Waterfront
2 people found this review helpful.
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on November 30, 2017

The shrimp starter was nice. All other food was burnt or bland. Nice atmosphere on the beach. Plain service.

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 (Naples)·Dined on November 30, 2017

first time at the turtle club. ate outdoors, on the sand. very very romantic. prices, while on the high side, were reasonable for the quality. you must have the napoleon (sp) as an appetizer. will be back. a must go to in naples

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Romantic
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·Dined on November 29, 2017

Our night was extraordinary in that the service was excellent and the setting was spectacular. We enjoyed the food and recommended wine. The venue was a birthday surprise which proved to be a worthwhile and memorable experience. Special recognition to the staff who made our night very special.

Tags: People Watching, Authentic, Local Ingredients, Quiet Conversation, Scenic View, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Naples)·Dined on November 28, 2017

I live in Naples year-round and this is my go-to place to take visitors for an early dinner to watch sunset while literally dining with your toes in the sand! This time our food was delicious! The famous Oyster’s Rockefeller, ceviche and seabass were all done perfectly. We splurged and had carrot cake too...yum! Our waiter never rushed us and I appreciate that!

Tags: Romantic, Worth the Drive, Sunday Lunch
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 (Chicago)·Dined on November 28, 2017

My husband said it was the best grouper he's ever had. the grouper has little crab meat on top of it. I had oyster rockefeller and I say its the best in Naples area.

I do think the waitress/waiters wait too long in between when seating to take orders for appetizers or desserts. We have been there several times and will continue to be back.

Tags: Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Special Occasion, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on November 28, 2017

This was a wonderful dining experience. Service and food were great and sitting on the beach at a nicely appointed table was perfect. Kid friendly but high end dining experience.

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on November 27, 2017

Still a fav but so disappointed that the dinner rolls have been taken away!

Tags: Good for a Date, Waterfront
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·Dined on November 26, 2017

Outside dining available right on the beach. Great for sunset and people/beach watching. Food and service all outstanding.

Tags: Great for Brunch, People Watching, Good for Anniversaries, Local Ingredients, Worth the Drive
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 (New England)·Dined on November 26, 2017

This is one of my new favorite places to dine outside in Naples. The view is amazing. You are literally on the sand.
My husband has the Chilean Sea Bass and I had the Grouper with Lump Crab. The food is outstanding!
Service was great . We were sat before our scheduled reservation.
Can’t wait to go back

Tags: Notable Wine List, Great for Outdoor Dining, Scenic View
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vip
 (Naples)·Dined on November 26, 2017

Excellent evening meal on the beach with friends. Menu and specials with a lot of variation, everyone enjoyed themselves.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Scenic View, Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Waterfront, Creative Cuisine
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 26, 2017

I’ve definitely had better food at the Turtle Club.

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 (Miami)·Dined on November 26, 2017

Great food. Romantic setting. Chairs outside could be more padded . Always have to book dinner but worth the wait. Overlooking the ocean .

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Great for Outdoor Dining, Hot Spot, Waterfront, Worth the Drive, Scenic View, Romantic
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·Dined on November 24, 2017

That was a great evening. The food was exellent! Thanks for the nice Thanksgiving-dinner.

Tags: Romantic, Local Ingredients, Seasonal, Great for Outdoor Dining
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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on November 23, 2017

Great food. Watch a sunset from your table on the beach

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 (Indiana)·Dined on November 22, 2017

It was great but we missed the fresh made bread! So can’t give it 5 stars. Bring back the bread!!

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 (Des Moines)·Dined on November 21, 2017

The turtle club is great for food, service and dining on the beach at sunset. A bit pricey but well worth it. One of our favorite places in southwest Florida. Highly recommended.

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on November 21, 2017

Always come back here every time we are in town!

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·Dined on November 21, 2017

Great meal and location. However, they did not have adequate vegetarian options as stated in reviews. I called prior to make sure and was told that even though there were no vegetarian items on menu the kitchen could make “whatever” and not to worry. When we asked the server it was a different story. The only thing offered was salad and any of the vegetable sides for that evening. The vegetarian in our group ended up having a side of potatoes and garden salad while the rest of us has a nice meal.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 19, 2017

Great food always good service and perfect view!!!

Tags: Hot Spot, Great for Lunch, Good for a Date, Fun, Worth the Drive, Scenic View
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 (Naples)·Dined on November 19, 2017

I Love this place and go as often as I can and have been going for years. My low service grade is due to the waiter we had. He was not very attentive and it took for ever to place and receive our order. Maybe he was new? I don't know. He was nice enough, maybe just overwhelmed by how busy they were. This review should not prevent you from going.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Creative Cuisine, Sunday Lunch, Notable Wine List, Neighborhood Gem, Waterfront
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vip
 (San Diego)·Dined on November 19, 2017

Just as the first time a few days ago. Wonderful!!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, People Watching, Special Occasion, Bar Seating, Worth the Drive, Romantic, Waterfront, Great for Outdoor Dining, Scenic View
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vip
 (Naples)·Dined on November 18, 2017

We had a great time celebrating my mother-in-law's 80th birthday. JoEllen, our server, was excellent and the view to die for on the Gulf of Mexico. Don't miss it!

Tags: Great for Lunch, Waterfront, Bar Seating, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Birthdays, Pre/post Theatre, Scenic View, Hot Spot
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·Dined on November 18, 2017

Overall the experience was good, but I had several problems with my order. I ordered the petite filet medium rare with shrimp and requested to add two oysters turtlefeller. When my food arrived the filet was well done, I requested a different one and when it came out the second time it was cooked to perfection but the filet came out with the oysters and no shrimp. They did bring out the shrimp but by the time it came I was all but done eating. The waitress was extremely humble about the mistake and gave us a free espresso and dessert to make up for the mistake. All in all it was good but would have been great if they had gotten it all right the first time around.

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 (Naples)·Dined on November 17, 2017

Great staff and food. We had a wonderful beachfront table under the stars, Its reputation is well deserved

Tags: Romantic, Good for a Date, Scenic View, Waterfront, Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries
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