Bubbles and Bacon, The Best Brunch in Fort Myers

Gina Birch

By , Local Expert, Fort Myers
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If you like to sleep in on the weekends, chances are you also love a good brunch; a little bit of breakfast and a little bit of lunch.

Eggs are always a big hit on brunch menus, and almost all restaurants serve some kind of omelet, quiche or benedict. At Twisted Vine, a downtown Fort Myers food wine bar, the cured ham on the traditional eggs benedict is replaced with lox, then topped with a citrus hollandaise sauce.

Not all of these 10Best brunch spots serve chicken eggs. At Blu Sushi, it is fish roe and it is a fantastic bargain. The unlimited lunch special includes some of the most popular rolls. Add the Sunday Brunch...  Read more »

  • 1

    Bayfront Bistro

    Brunch at Bayfront is beautiful, from the waterfront setting to the plating of the food to the house made Bloody Mary's.

    Local Expert Tip: "Beat the traffic and come by boat."

  • 2


    With Jazz music and authentic New Orleans cuisine, everything from this small kitchen is made to order and oh so pleasing to the palate.

    Local Expert Tip: "Make a reservation!"

  • 3

    Blue Coyote Supper Club Sanibel

    • Neighborhood: Sanibel Island

    One of the newest restaurants on Sanibel Island, serving traditional and innovative brunch selections every Sunday until 4.

    Local Expert Tip: "There is a private room for larger parties"

  • 4

    Lighthouse Restaurant

    The Lighthouse is one of the last stops before heading over the causeway to Sanibel and Captiva Islands. The brunch is as impressive as the view

    Local Expert Tip: "There are heat lamps on the patio for those rare, cool winter mornings."

  • 5

    Twisted Vine

    • Neighborhood: Downtown

    One of downtown Fort Myers best restaurants, chefs whip up some spectacular specials for Sunday brunch.

    Local Expert Tip: "Weather permitting, dine in the romantic courtyard"

  • 6

    Flippers on the Bay

    • Cuisine: Seafood
    • Neighborhood: Lovers Key

    A hidden gem on Fort Myers Beach where the waterside dining is both fresh and alfresco.

    Local Expert Tip: "Call ahead seating is a good idea on the weekend."

  • 7

    Cristof's on McGregor

    • Cuisine: American
    • Average Main Course Price: $15

    Located in an historic home, this restaurant is a charming yet intimate setting for a Sunday Brunch full of creative cuisine.

    Local Expert Tip: "Ask about the bottomless Mimosas"

  • 8

    CRaVE Restaurant

    Crave has a head spinning selection of creative omelets and other specialties that has locals lining up for a seat on the weekends.

    Local Expert Tip: "No reservations are taken here so arrive early or be ready to wait."

  • 9

    Blu Sushi

    • Cuisine: Asian, Japanese, Sushi
    • Average Main Course Price: $15
    • Neighborhood: South Fort Myers

    Sushi lovers will appreciate not only the quality but the price for this amazing brunch.

    Local Expert Tip: "Brunch is served at both locations"

  • 10

    McGregor Cafe

    This neighborhood cafe has been serving locals from their tropical patio for nearly five decades.

    Local Expert Tip: "Grab a seat outside under the lush tropical trees."



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