Naples Coastal

NAPLES COASTAL KITCHEN at Gulf Coast Town Center

By Laura J. C / April 1, 2019

By Laura J. Cummings It’s not often a locally owned restaurant is able to open a second location in under one year. That’s how good…

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Agave dining review

AGAVE: A Fine Dining Fiesta!

By Laura J. C / February 28, 2019

By Laura J. Cummings Let’s be honest. The best Mexican food usually comes from mom-and-pop shops with authentic taste but average (or below) ambience. Not…

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Sashimi Plate

SUSHI-THAI TOO: A Delicious Asian Duo

By Phillip Morgan / February 1, 2019

By Dr. Phill Morgan To step through the doors of Sushi-Thai Too is to enter the warmth and beauty of Asia and to be able…

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Islamorada Fish Company

ISLAMORADA FISH COMPANY: Relaxed atmosphere & an awe-inspiring aquarium

By Laura J. C / December 28, 2018

By Laura J. Cummings Islamorada is Spanish for “purple island,” so named by the earliest explorers of the Florida Keys. But here on the Gulf…

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Cuban Cigars

BEST DINING OF 2018

By Web Editor / December 3, 2018

As we close out another year, it’s time to reflect on the amazing experiences we’ve had and the memories we’ve made. Here at Estero Life,…

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Pewter Mug

Longstanding Local Favorite Re-emerges as…The Pewter Mug North

By Web Editor / November 5, 2018

By Gary Israel Photos by Lisa Macias For nearly 50 years, The Pewter Mug has been renowned for its signature cuts of prime rib and…

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Barbatella dining room

Barbatella

By Laura J. C / October 5, 2018

Culinary innovation with classic roots Barbatella 1290 Third Street South, Naples 239.263.1955 barbatellanaples.com By Laura J. Cummings             What is Barbatella? This Third Street South…

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Flipper’s at Lover’s Key Resort

FLIPPER’S ON THE BAY

By Laura J. C / September 1, 2018

Experience Elevated Dining with Estero Bay Views Flipper’s on the Bay 8771 Estero Blvd., Ft. Myers Beach 239.765.1025 flippersotb.com Flipper’s on the Bay, the waterfront…

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Malbec (and More) from Mendoza, Argentina

By Dinah Leach / August 1, 2018

Named for “argentum” (Latin for “silver”), Argentina was likely named for the early Spanish explorers’ hopes of what was to be found in this magical…

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Dorona community table & bar – by Mark Riehle

DORONA, Modern Italian Steakhouse

By Laura J. C / August 1, 2018

‘Rustic Chic’ concept boasts exquisite cuisine Dorona 2110 9th St. N., Naples 239.529.2819 DoronaNaples.com A rare grape variety propagated on the Venetian lagoon islands is…

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Grilled Corn & Chicken by Taylor Sanders

It’s BBQ Season!

By Web Editor / August 1, 2018

Planning a backyard barbecue this summer? You’ll wow your guests with the bold and smoky flavors of this grilled chicken and corn on the cob…

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South Fork Grille Fresh Flavors & a Friendly Feel

By Laura J. C / July 1, 2018

South Fork Grille Coconut Point Mall 23161 Village Shops Way, Estero 239.992.5040 SouthForkGrille.com As restaurants come and go at Coconut Point Mall, South Fork Grille…

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