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Where to Eat in Naples and Marco Island

Good eats along Florida’s West Coast

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A visit to South Florida is not complete without spending some time in Paradise Coast, particularly Naples and Marco Island. Whether hungry drivers are craving a fresh catch, a local delicacy or international flavors, there’s an array of dining options for every mood, occasion and palate, with many boasting grand views of the Gulf Coast.

Note: Restaurants are listed in geographical order from north to south.

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Zen Asian BBQ

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Zen mashes up the flavors of a Japanese pub with Korean barbecue to create its menu. Guests can dine on an assortment of sushi and sashimi as well as Thai and Korean entrees and ramen. Korean barbecue tables are also available so guests can cook their food if they feel so inclined.

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Sunburst Cafe

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Quaint coffeehouse Sunburst Café is a family owned and operated breakfast favorite. For almost two decades, locals flock to Sunburst for the Costa Rican inspired coffees with more than 30 flavor combinations available. Sunburst also serves up generous portions of breakfast platters as well as salads, sandwiches and wraps.

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T-Michaels Steak & Lobster House

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Situated on the Venetian Bay, T-Michael's is best known for its large steaks and Maine lobster. This waterfront, fine dining restaurant also serves other steakhouse favorites such as chicken and pork as well as pastas. Opt to dine in the open air atrium where guests are frequently visited by the friendly dolphins that want to say hello.

T-Michaels Steak & Lobster House

Bha! Bha! Persian Bistro

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A contemporary bistro located on Naples' famed Fifth Avenue serving authentic Persian cuisine. Enjoy intricate flavors from the Middle East such as pomegranate lacquered salmon, spicy kermani beef with cucumber yogurt, and yazdi vegetarian grill plus apricot raisin lentils and basmati rice.

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Adelheidi's Organic Sweets

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Located in the heart of Downtown Naples, Adelheidi's products are gluten free with a vast variety of vegan options. Owner Marion Adelheid has been perfecting her skills since she was 16 years old and her gelatos, crunches, and baked goods speak for themselves.

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Pinchers Crab Shack

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Father and son owned and operated Pinchers is a crab lover's destination. Enjoy a myriad of seafood dishes ranging from soups and salads to sandwiches and tacos to full entrees plus desserts.

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Riverwalk Restaurant at Tin City

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Overlooking the Gordon River and located inside Tin City shopping area, Riverwalk is a colorful restaurant true to Naples' history. Feast on salads, sandwiches, pastas, steaks and seafood prepared in a variety of ways such as grilled, seared, roasted, barbecued or fried while enjoying a cocktail from the full service bar.

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Bar Tulia

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Craft drinks and tapas-style cuisine is what gastropub Bar Tulia hails on Fifth Avenue. The menu ranges from items like charcuterie boards and pizza to larger entrees like the brick chicken with caramelized sprouts and foie gras butter.

Naples Herald

1500 South

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Housed inside Naples Bay Resort is celebrity chef Art Smith's 1500 South. The James Beard award winning chef concocted a menu of Southern American Food with Italian accents. Dine on dishes like salt roasted branzino and bourbon and maple glazed pork while watching boats leave or dock from the resort's marina.

Southwest Florida Forks

Ridgway Bar & Grill

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A culinary experience like none other due to its five diverse dining settings. Ridgeway offers patrons their choice of dining in an open air garden, a covered terrace overlooking the garden, an open air front porch with views of Old Naples, an interior dining room, or the private wine room. Chef Tony Ridgeway prepares classic American fare with French influences sourcing domestic and local produce as often as possible plus an extensive wine list.

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Capri Fish House

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Family owned and operated since 2004, Capri Fishhouse is full of island vibes. Enjoy a wide variety of tropical dishes catering to all appetites and dietary restrictions while listening to live music on the sand.

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Bistro Soleil

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Located inside historic Victorian style Olde Marco Inn, this French brassiere owned serves dishes such as slow-roasted duck l‘orange , fresh beignets with chantilly and warm apple tarte tatin with vanilla ice cream and balsamic vinegar reduction.

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Café de Marco

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Tucked away in the Northern most point of Old Marco Island is Cafe de Marco a local favorite since 1983. This quaint serves a diverse selection of fresh seafood, as well as meat, poultry, pastas and desserts plus an impressive wine list to compliment the meal.

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Mangos Dockside Bistro

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Family owned and pet friendly, Mango's is a tropical, dockside eatery that serves up breakfast, lunch and early dinner daily. It features an abundance of dishes including benedicts, soups and salads, burgers, and fresh catch of the day. Plus, its large bar and waterfall are an ideal spot to sip on a cocktail, listen to live entertainment and relax while enjoying the views.

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CJ's on the Bay

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Family friendly CJ's on the Bay is a waterfront dining spot that can accommodate even the pickiest of eaters. With a specifically designed menu for diners with dietary restrictions, it features light soups, salads and sandwiches to full on meals including desserts that can be eaten by all. Plus, it features live entertainment and a daily happy hour with tranquil water views.

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Joey's Pizza & Pasta House

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Family recipes have been the star of the menu at Joey’s Pizza since 1997. This modest eatery serves generous portions of Italian dishes like specialty subs, pizzas, pasta dishes, salads and desserts at affordable prices that won’t break the bank.

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Marco Prime Steak & Seafood

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For those with a big appetite — head to Marco Prime. Located in the heart of Marco Island across from the Hilton Hotel, this steakhouse has all the classic offerings and sides like a 32-ounce Tomahawk ribeye steak, Surf 'N Turf with filet mignon and lobster tail plus double stuffed potatoes and smoked gouda mac 'n cheese at surprisingly reasonable prices.

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Quinn's on the Beach

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Nestled inside the JW Marriott, Quinn’s on the Beach creates a tropical island vibe with Gulf views. Dine on Caribbean-style seafood, steaks, sandwiches—including vegetarian options—while enjoying tropical drinks, live entertainment that includes a fire dancer show.

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Sale e Pepe

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Located inside the Marco Beach Ocean Resort, Sale e Pepe is a fine dining establishment serving Southern Italian dishes. Some of the favorites include the burrata stracciatella, tagliatelle cacio e pepe, and grilled Argentinian red prawns, which can be complimented with a glass of any of its 350 different types of wines. Guests have the option to dine indoors surrounded hand painted wall murals and marbled floors or enjoy the sunset by dining alfresco in Sale e Pepe's terrace overlooking the Gulf of Mexico.

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The Oyster Society

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At the 1920’s inspired The Oyster Society, there's certainly more than just oysters on the menu (although those shouldn’t be missed). Diners can also munch on local seafood, shellfish and raw bar specials plus mainland entrees and desserts in an art deco atmosphere complete live with jazz music.

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Zen Asian BBQ

Southwest Florida Forks

Zen mashes up the flavors of a Japanese pub with Korean barbecue to create its menu. Guests can dine on an assortment of sushi and sashimi as well as Thai and Korean entrees and ramen. Korean barbecue tables are also available so guests can cook their food if they feel so inclined.

Southwest Florida Forks

Sunburst Cafe

Naples Herald

Quaint coffeehouse Sunburst Café is a family owned and operated breakfast favorite. For almost two decades, locals flock to Sunburst for the Costa Rican inspired coffees with more than 30 flavor combinations available. Sunburst also serves up generous portions of breakfast platters as well as salads, sandwiches and wraps.

Naples Herald

T-Michaels Steak & Lobster House

T-Michaels Steak & Lobster House

Situated on the Venetian Bay, T-Michael's is best known for its large steaks and Maine lobster. This waterfront, fine dining restaurant also serves other steakhouse favorites such as chicken and pork as well as pastas. Opt to dine in the open air atrium where guests are frequently visited by the friendly dolphins that want to say hello.

T-Michaels Steak & Lobster House

Bha! Bha! Persian Bistro

Daniel Newcomb Architectural Photography

A contemporary bistro located on Naples' famed Fifth Avenue serving authentic Persian cuisine. Enjoy intricate flavors from the Middle East such as pomegranate lacquered salmon, spicy kermani beef with cucumber yogurt, and yazdi vegetarian grill plus apricot raisin lentils and basmati rice.

Daniel Newcomb Architectural Photography

Adelheidi's Organic Sweets

TripAdvisor

Located in the heart of Downtown Naples, Adelheidi's products are gluten free with a vast variety of vegan options. Owner Marion Adelheid has been perfecting her skills since she was 16 years old and her gelatos, crunches, and baked goods speak for themselves.

TripAdvisor

Pinchers Crab Shack

Pinchers

Father and son owned and operated Pinchers is a crab lover's destination. Enjoy a myriad of seafood dishes ranging from soups and salads to sandwiches and tacos to full entrees plus desserts.

Pinchers

Riverwalk Restaurant at Tin City

Debi Pittman Wilkey

Overlooking the Gordon River and located inside Tin City shopping area, Riverwalk is a colorful restaurant true to Naples' history. Feast on salads, sandwiches, pastas, steaks and seafood prepared in a variety of ways such as grilled, seared, roasted, barbecued or fried while enjoying a cocktail from the full service bar.

Debi Pittman Wilkey

Bar Tulia

Naples Herald

Craft drinks and tapas-style cuisine is what gastropub Bar Tulia hails on Fifth Avenue. The menu ranges from items like charcuterie boards and pizza to larger entrees like the brick chicken with caramelized sprouts and foie gras butter.

Naples Herald

1500 South

Southwest Florida Forks

Housed inside Naples Bay Resort is celebrity chef Art Smith's 1500 South. The James Beard award winning chef concocted a menu of Southern American Food with Italian accents. Dine on dishes like salt roasted branzino and bourbon and maple glazed pork while watching boats leave or dock from the resort's marina.

Southwest Florida Forks

Ridgway Bar & Grill

Ridgway Bar & Grill

A culinary experience like none other due to its five diverse dining settings. Ridgeway offers patrons their choice of dining in an open air garden, a covered terrace overlooking the garden, an open air front porch with views of Old Naples, an interior dining room, or the private wine room. Chef Tony Ridgeway prepares classic American fare with French influences sourcing domestic and local produce as often as possible plus an extensive wine list.

Ridgway Bar & Grill

Capri Fish House

Must Do Visitor Guides

Family owned and operated since 2004, Capri Fishhouse is full of island vibes. Enjoy a wide variety of tropical dishes catering to all appetites and dietary restrictions while listening to live music on the sand.

Must Do Visitor Guides

Bistro Soleil

TripAdvisor

Located inside historic Victorian style Olde Marco Inn, this French brassiere owned serves dishes such as slow-roasted duck l‘orange , fresh beignets with chantilly and warm apple tarte tatin with vanilla ice cream and balsamic vinegar reduction.

TripAdvisor

Café de Marco