As far as coastal-inspired vacations go, there’s no place on the map that welcomes visitors from near and far quite like Fort Myers Beach, Florida. Situated along the state’s southwest coast, this destination has earned a wonderful reputation based on its many days of sunshine annually combined with stretches of pristine beaches and its atmosphere that encourages fun alongside options for rest and scenic relaxation. No matter how you choose to spend your time, this is a Florida destination that’s sure to inspire the senses. As you explore and discover all this locale offers up, it will also surely inspire an appetite along the way. When you’re craving seafood and can’t wait to enjoy fresh-caught fare with a view, you’ll want to make sure to make time for a meal at The Whale while you’re in town.
A Relaxing and Savory Atmosphere
The Whale is located at 1249 Estero Boulevard and is a favorite amongst the many locals and visitors who enjoy time exploring the Fort Myers Beach restaurant scene each and every year. This multi-level establishment welcomes guests to step inside and enjoy an inviting atmosphere enhanced by the fact you can choose to dine on the lower level or up on the top deck with sweeping ocean views available to you. A lower level patio makes it simple to enjoy views below as well, but there’s something about a height that includes the ocean breeze that’s hard to beat. This family-friendly establishment is known for its friendly service and is also dotted with large flat-screen televisions showing the latest game when you’re headed out to enjoy a meal with friends and want to keep an eye on the score.
Menu Highlights to Savor While You’re at The Whale
Large crowds turn out Monday through Friday between 2:00 pm and 5:00 pm to take part in the notoriously wonderful happy hour options at The Whale in Fort Myers. Don’t be surprised if there’s a wait to get in during these hours as the handcrafted cocktails and wine and beer listings are sure to impress. When you’re here to dine, be sure to start with New England clam chowder or soup of the day before moving onto sensational seafood main dishes such as Gulf oysters or garlic-steamed mussels. Finger-food plates are readily available for those looking for a small snack while combo platters and buckets give guests the option to really dig in and enjoy that savory fresh-caught fare in good company.
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