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Doc Ford’s Rum Bar & Grille

Doc Ford’s Rum Bar & Grille
708 Fishermans Wharf
Fort Myers Beach, Florida 33931

Fort Myers’ position right along the Gulf affords access to excellent seafood options. Spend the day lounging along the ocean’s shore, and then feast on dishes prepared with fish from the local waters in the evenings!

Situated right along the picturesque waterfront, Doc Ford’s Rum Bar & Grille offers stunning ocean views. Watch the largest shrimp boat fleet in the country head in and out of the gulf thru Matanzas Pass as you feast on fresh local seafood. Choose from open air indoor seating or pull up a chair outside where the lights are strung overhead and views look out over the water and boat docks.

The Menu at Doc Ford’s Rum Bar & Grille

Doc Ford’s in Fort Myers serves up Caribbean Rim flavors in a casual environment. Start your meal off with an appetizer, salad, or soup, with the clam chowder being an especially big hit. Then choose among items from the raw bar, sandwiches, and meat or seafood entrees. Try the seafood paella, Yucatan shrimp, or the snapper wrapped in banana leaf for a taste of their fresh seafood! Let conversation linger after dinner over one of their famous Island Mojitos.

Making a Trip to Doc Ford’s Rum Bar & Grille

Doc Ford’s Rum Bar & Grille is located in Fort Myers Beach at 708 Fishermans Wharf. They are open daily from 11am-10pm. They offer waterfront dining with both indoor and outdoor seating as well as live music. To encourage ride sharing, enjoy a free mojito with the purchase of food when showing proof of arrival via taxi, Uber, or Lyft.

Enjoy Your Surroundings

Taking time to unwind, relax and enjoy the best of savory flavors at Doc Ford’s Rum Bar and Grille is sure to be a highlight of your Fort Myers Beach escape. While it’s bound to top your list of must-taste destinations, it also keeps guests close to a lineup of other nearby destinations worth experiencing and exploring as well. When you’re excited to make the most of every moment of your getaway, don’t hesitate to expand on your itinerary with the following stops worth savoring too!

Lynn Hall Beach Park

Accessed at 950 Estero Boulevard, it doesn’t take long to find yourself settling into the sand at Lynn Hall Beach Park while you’re in town. This delightful destination is a great place to grab a beach chair and take time to admire the waves or perhaps even get out onto the water if you’re in the mood to sail or paddle your way through a sunny afternoon. Lynn Hall Beach Park includes access to on-site showers and restrooms making it a highly convenient stop while a collection of picnic tables and grilling areas also provide the structure for planning a wonderful outdoor meal day with family. If you’re the type to cast a line and hope to reel in something great, Lynn Hall Beach Park includes a fishing pier to give it your best effort.

Trico Seafood Market

At 1300 Main Street in Fort Myers Beach, those travelers with an insatiable palate for savory seafood selections will be thrilled with the chance to explore and discover the Trico Seafood Market. This family-owned operation also includes the Trico Shrimp Company, making this destination one where visitors come to purchase fresh fare at amazing prices but can also settle in for a meal and drink in good company and fun surroundings. The company is proud to own 13 shrimp boats that go out on excursions around Fort Myers Beach, Key West, and the Tortugas to collect the area’s finest from the sea and return it to your table or marketplace for pick up.

Sea Reaper Fishing Charters

Looking to be a part of the catch yourself? Partner with the team at Sea Reaper Fishing Charters and enjoy a customized day of fun and thrills on the waves. Led by a knowledgeable and certified captain and guide, guests will enjoy time spent learning how to be an angler, or finessing the skills they already have in a new environment. The gear you need to make the most of the day is included in the cost of the charter and options are always available to book half or full-day experiences.

Contact Us to Book Your Fort Myers Beach Vacation Rental

At Luxury Vacation Rentals, we offer lavish vacation accommodations in desirable Fort Myers Beach. From breezy cottages situated right on the oceanfront to luxurious estates with tropical courtyards and private swimming pools, our vacation accommodation options are diverse. With great features such as outdoor patios and decks, fully equipped kitchens, spacious living areas, and much more, your stay in Fort Myers Beach is sure to be one of comfort and relaxation. Contact us at (239) 281-6402 or via email at for any questions you may have, or book online today and get started on planning your getaway to Fort Myers Beach!