Baileys General Store
Serving Sanibel for over 115 years, this historic establishment offers a bakery and deli, prepared foods to go, coffee bar, fresh seafood market, and butcher shop, as well as locally sourced items.
Quality and convenience is found at Jerry’s Foods, centrally located on Periwinkle Way. Browse a wide selection of your favorite and locally-made items. Home to Jerry’s Café, enjoy freshly prepared meals in the restaurant.
Coffee & Breakfast
The Lighthouse Cafe
A cozy island breakfast staple, The Lighthouse Café is “The World’s Best Breakfast” serving meals from 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Indulge in omelets, frittatas, and hot cakes—as well as lunch items such as burgers, sandwiches, and salads from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Doc Fords Rum Bar and Grill
One of the most popular dining destinations on the island, Doc Ford’s “Home of the Island Mojito”, serves up award-winning seafood (including their famous Yucatan Shrimp) during lunch and dinner in two dining rooms and an outdoor patio.
Located inside the beautiful Sanibel Marina, Gramma Dots is a breezy local eatery serving fresh-off-the-boat shrimp, grouper, crab, lobster, and more. Open daily from 11:15 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
The Lazy Flamingo
Perched on the edge of Sanibel’s main thoroughfare, The Lazy Flamingo serves up delicious freshly caught seafood and more as well as ice-cold beer. Home to plenty of whimsy island ambiance guests will enjoy local favorites like oysters and fish tacos in their indoor and outdoor dining rooms.
Sanibel Fish House
Fresh seafood and friendly service await at the award-winning Sanibel Fish House. Offering a full menu of appetizers, salads, baskets, pasta, and full entrees chockfull of shrimp, clams, lobster, crab, calamari, and more plus great drinks and in a fun, casual atmosphere.
An island favorite since 1998 Traders delivers a unique dining experience with coastal-inspired dishes. Savor the flavors of fresh grouper, salmon, shrimp, ahi tuna, and more of your favorites.
Pecking Order Fried Chicken
Homemade fried chicken and comfort food are offered at The Pecking Order Fried Chicken, a counter-serve joint that uses heart-healthy peanut oil. Reasonably priced fried green tomatoes, fried chicken by the bucket, chicken and waffles, and sides like gravy, mac & cheese, collard greens are just the start to the expansive soul food menu.