The seaside is not the only fresh fare in Sanibel Island. Sushi lovers can rejoice when visiting the acclaimed Shima Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar. Guests can marvel at the talented Hibachi chefs creating meals as an artful performance. Shima claims the title of being the only location where visitors can enjoy fresh sushi on the island.
The Sea Breeze Cafe lives up to its name, overlooking the gulf and offering breakfast, lunch and dinner. This restaurant has a casual atmosphere with outdoor seating choices and a focus on local ingredients. On Monday nights, guests can enjoy the live music while taking part in Margarita Mondays, or return a few days later for Roast Rib Thursdays which comes with a potato and toppings bar.
Guests can grab a quick lunch or casual dinner at the Slice of Paradice. This casual stop-in restaurant offers pizza, ice cream and hot dogs, making it the perfect grab-and-go eatery. The menu includes pizza by the slice and whole specialty pizzas including the classic Margherita. There is even a build your own pie option.
Fresh ingredients are a staple of the menu at Turtle's Pool & Beach Bar. This playful location is open from 11 am to 7 pm all week and offers a Happy Hour between 3 and 5 pm. Guests can enjoy the outdoor atmosphere over cocktails, chili fried oysters or wings. Diners can indulge in the signature Ahi Tuna Burger or share an appetizer of the famous Beach Chips.
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