Taste of the Beach


The tastiest place to be last Sunday, May 5th, was Old San Carlos Blvd during the Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce’s 24th Annual Taste of the Beach! With fourteen different Island restaurants serving up their signature dishes, attendees had a hard time deciding which ones to try. In addition to the restaurants, a server competition, vendors and live music made for all-day fun!

Taste of the Beach winners included:

Best Appetizer: Doc Ford’s

Best Dessert: Fish-Tale Restaurant

Best Surf Entree: Sunset Beach Grill

Best Chicken Entree: Castaway’s Bar and Grill

Best Turf Entree: Sunset Beach Grill

People’s Choice: Coste Island Cuisine

Best Decorated Booth: Castaway’s Bar and Grill

Server Competition

First Place: Doc Ford’s

1st Runner-up: Nervous Nellie’s

2nd Runner-up: Sunset Beach Grill


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Photos by Sarah List.