What is the best local restaurant in Cape Coral?

Asked by Mike Lombardo, Cape Coral, FL Mon Jul 1, 2013

I like to take my family out to eat at local restaurants, but we get stuck on the same handful of restaurants to go eat. We prefer locally owned establishments, but chain restaurants are fine as well. Any thoughts?

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Robert Guth, Agent, Cape Coral, FL
Wed Aug 21, 2013
If you want to try something different, go to Aji Limon near Del Prado and Pine Island Road. Order the civeche, causa (appetizer), anticuchos, and perhaps the seafood soup. Buen Provecho! I certainly can't call it the best, because that is so speculative, but its a break from routine.
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Christopher…, Agent, Tarrytown, NY
Tue Jul 16, 2013
check out Yelp.com and Tripadvisor.com, I rely heavily on Trip Advisor.

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AJ Ackerman, Agent, Cape Coral, FL
Tue Jul 16, 2013
: Eating like a King: The Best Restaurants of Cape Coral

This is the eighth installment of Top 12 Reasons to Retire in Cape Coral, Florida which can also be downloaded from our free eBook library.

Cape Coral has over 100,000 residents, and they must be hungry, because the Cape also has over 1,000 restaurants! You can eat almost any type of food in Cape Coral, at a variety of price points. These are some that are popular with Cape Coral residents as well as people from all of Lee County.

Mexican Food: Iguana Mia
1027 E. Cape Coral Parkway, Cape Coral, FL 33904
Even if you are new to the area, it won’t be hard to spot the bright lime green Iguana Mia restaurant in Cape Coral. They opened for business in 1990, and have stayed at the same site in Cape Coral for all these years. But the restaurant was so popular with locals, they expanded to two additional locations in Fort Myers and Bonita Springs. One of their most popular dishes is the deep fried chimichanga. Have it with an oversize margarita and you’ll be glad you did!

Waterfront Dining: Rumrunners
5848 Cape Harbour Drive, Cape Coral, FL 33914
Rumrunners is located in the spectacular Cape Harbour in Southwest Cape and offers an unbeatable waterfront dining experience. The owners have other successful restaurants outside of Cape Coral,, including Bistro 41 and the Aqua Grill. Rumrunners is most loved for its fresh seafood dishes, but steak lovers also commend their rib eye.

An Ethnic Treat: Siam Hut
4521 Del Prado Boulevard, Cape Coral, FL 33904
This tiny gem of a restaurant takes awhile for new residents to find. Its unassuming appearance in a tiny plaza doesn’t hint at the amazing Thai food inside. But if you go once, you’re sure to come back. Siam Hut serves traditional Thai food, and their pad thai dish is one of the most often requested. Be forewarned: if you request it extra spicy, they will take you very seriously!

For Italian Lovers: Ariani Ristorante Italiano
1529 Southeast 15th Terrace, Cape Coral, FL 33990
If you want unbeatable Italian food in a cozy, romantic setting, then look no further than Ariani’s Ristorante Italiano. Ariani’s is one of Florida’s Top 500 restaurants and has earned 4 stars from the local food critic Jean Le Boeuf of the News-Press. All the dishes are outstanding, but what will really impress you is the service. Don’t hesitate to ask your server for a wine recommendation; Ariani’s appreciates good wine as much as good food!Top 12 Reasons to Retire in Cape Coral Florida

New Additions to the list!
1. Dantes Coal Fired Pizza
2. Chen's Chinese Restaurant ( not bad )
3. Pho Vin - Vietnamese Style
4. Brew Babies ( Great Restaurant )

Residents of the Cape won’t be disappointed by the choices for eating out close to home. Cape Coral offers many more great restaurants for everyone to enjoy. Need more recommendations? Just ask your Century 21 Realtor®.

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Lilo Clacher, Agent, Cape Coral, FL
Sun Jul 7, 2013
My new favorite is a great Italian Restaurant
Here is the link http://www.ciaowoodfired.com/
Great Food and Atmosphere.
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Terence Trom…, Agent, Cape Coral, FL
Sun Jul 7, 2013
Rum Runners is pretty good http://rumrunnersrestaurant.com/, I also am a fan of Marker 92 Waterfront Bar & Bistro http://www.marker92.com/.


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Marc Comisar, Agent, Bonita Springs, FL
Tue Jul 2, 2013
Hard call....I am a creature of habit

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Professional…, Landlord, Cape Coral, FL
Mon Jul 1, 2013
Hi Mike,

I have utilized the website: http://www.capecoralrestaurants.net/ ~ for my dining guide to restaurants in Cape Coral, Matlacha, St. James City and Bokeelia. If you fill out the electronic form within the website with your name and e-mail address, you will receive updates on new restaurants in the area, new advertisers, specials, and great coupons.

Hope this helps.....

Happy Dining!

Therese A Clapp, Realtor® GRI, ABR, MBA
BROKER Associate

The Clapp Team

Century 21 Sunbelt Realty, Inc.
725 Cape Coral Pkwy W
Cape Coral, FL 33914
Primary Tel: 239-542-4777
Web Reference:  http://www.thereseclapp.com/
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