Real Seafood Dining Room

Real Seafood Co. Dishes Fresh Seafood From New England to the Gulf

March 2, 2023

By Cheryl Mandell Photos by Autumn Gates   The first thing you’ll notice as you approach Real Seafood Co. are the fun, fish-shaped door handles.…

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Prime House bar

Service and Steaks are Primo at Prime House

February 5, 2023

By Cheryl Mandell Photos by Autumn Gates   Heading toward the gulf on Bonita Beach Road, there’s a plaza on the north side of the…

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Aqua private dining room

Join the Party Under the Sea at Aqua

January 5, 2023

By Cheryl Mandell Photos by Autumn Gates   The blue lights surrounding the exterior of Aqua beckon from the road. Outside and inside, the blue…

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Best of Estero and SWFL Dining 2022

December 6, 2022

The food scene in Southwest Florida got more diverse—and delicious—over the last year! During our dining adventures of 2022, we uncovered some truly outstanding dishes…and…

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Mare Terra Interior

Mare Terra: An Artistic Culinary Journey

October 10, 2022

By Cheryl Mandell Photos by Autumn Gates   The feast for your senses begins upon entering Mare Terra. Bold, beautiful abstract art by Mexican artist…

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El Nido Interior

El Nido Modern Mexican: A Nest of Latin Flavors

September 2, 2022

By Autumn Gates   Vibrant skeleton art, playful neon signs, and the fragrant aromas of an array of Latin cuisine – one step inside tells…

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The Bohemian interior

The Bohemian: An Eclectic Dining Adventure of Flavorful Fusion

August 7, 2022

By Autumn Gates   From the curb, The Bohemian looks minimalist with its clean, all-white exterior and aesthetic patio dining. Only the Zen statues near…

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Refreshing Eats

Refreshing Eats for Summertime Heat

July 1, 2022

By Cheryl Mandell   It’s summertime, and the eatin’s easy! It seems there is a new quick-and-healthy eatery or juicery on every corner of Estero.…

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Bayfront Naples

Bayfront’s Tantalizing Trio

June 3, 2022

By Cheryl Mandell If you haven’t been to Bayfront in Naples lately, you’re in for some tasty surprises down at the bay. With revamped, remodeled…

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De Adriatico exterior

De Adriatico: A Taste of the Mediterranean on the Gulf Coast

May 6, 2022

By Autumn Gates Chic and modern on the outside with a simple yet striking dining space, De Adriatico invites the community to appreciate the tantalizing…

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Yabba Outdoor Patio Nighttime

Yabba Island Grill: Upscale Seafood With a Breezy Tropical Feel

April 4, 2022

By Katie Roberts Fifth Avenue South is known for its energetic nightlife, unique boutiques, and of course, the diverse selection of restaurants. For top-notch seafood,…

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Del Mar Naples Associate team photo

Del Mar Delights the Senses With Masterful Mediterranean Cuisine

March 2, 2022

By Autumn Gates   “We want every day to be like a first date,” says Rick Giannasi, general manager of the newly opened Mediterranean coastal…

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