There is something about great food and a majestic waterfront view to go with it. There are not as many waterfront restaurants in Naples FL as you might think…but when you do find them, you can be sure that they are really special. We have made it a mission to fill you in on where you can enjoy not only great food but also a great view to go along with it.
- The Bay House
Perched over the Cocohatchee River, The Bay House offers an unparalleled view of the water for you to enjoy, with a delicious meal set before you. Go on a date, take out your family, hang out with your friends or celebrate a special occasion and be part of a casual environment with a serving of the best quality food.
- T. Michaels Steak and Lobster
T. Michaels is a fine dining Waterfront restaurant located on Venetian Bay in Naples with a menu of classic steak and lobster fare. This restaurant prides itself in specializing USDA Prime Steaks and whole Maine lobsters. Their daily specials feature locally caught fish cooked with the freshest ingredients available.
- Bambu Tropical Bar & Grill
Located in Bayfront Inn on Fifth, Bambu serves food with a tropical island flair. Sit in the covered restaurant if the sun is too much for you, or soak up the rays and on the patio.
- The Village Pub
The Parkshore neighborhood sure has things going for them with this friendly waterfront pub that offers a great Venetian Bay view while you have a few drinks and some appetizing food from their menu.
- The Dock Restaurant at Crayton Cove
The Dock is an open-air restaurant overlooking Naples Bay where you can get the freshest fish cooked with some Caribbean and Latin influences. Also from their menu are great salads, sandwiches, beef, poultry and pasta dishes and an affordable wine list to go with it.
- The Boathouse
The Boathouse shows you how casual dining is done with its diverse menu of light appetizers and main course entrees cooked the way it should be. While you visit The Boathouse for its food, you get a bonus direct view of the Naples Bay to make the experience even more memorable you want to come back for more!
- Buzz’s Lighthouse Restaurant
For the most affordable seaside dining, visit Buzz’s Lighthouse Restaurant. Enjoy the warm weather with a cold beer in hand while you devour the most delectable seafood straight out of the saltwater pantry. Buzz’s is a family run business that aims to provide great food with a view.
- Sunset Beach Bar & Grill
Nothing beats a having a scrumptious meal in a beachfront setting with the cool breeze and the sounds of waves splashing on the shore. This recently renovated Beach Bar have a lot in store with their expanding bar, change of décor and comfortable new furniture to give their diners the best experience yet.
- Tavern on the Bay
This sports bar with a water view is a great place to catch happy hour specials or just grab a beer with friends. Nice relaxing environment and a beautiful location tucked away from the hustle and bustle.
- Baleen at La Playa Beach Resort
Experience amazing sunsets at one of the finest dining experience on the water. Join them throughout the day for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Or drop by on Sunday for brunch.
- Capri Fish House
They’re only open for Sunday brunch and it’s technically on the Isles of Capri, but it’s well worth the drive. One of the more casual alternatives.
- M Waterfront Grille
Located on the bay in Venetian Village, M Waterfront Grille (formerly Maxwell’s on the Bay) features Cutting Edge Continental Cuisine with an emphasis on fresh Seafood, Steaks, Homemade Pastas, Organics and Tapas plates. By the way, the veranda is always pet friendly.
So now that you’re more familiar with the waterfront restaurants of Naples, FL, where are you going to lunch or dinner? Did we miss your favorite waterfront restaurant in Naples? Please tell us about it in the comments below.