Finding a restaurant in Downtown Fort Myers can be a challenge given that there are so many great options to choose from. Here are some of the best downtown eateries in Fort Myers:

The Downtown House of Pizza

At The Downtown House of Pizza, food isn't just a form of sustenance but a passion! From the wings to the pizza, calzones, and strombolis to vegetarian and vegan options, this eatery in Downtown Fort Myers has the italian flavor for you!

They were also voted the "Best Pizza in Southwest Florida" and were the winner of the Fort Myers News-Press Pizza Roll. The best part about the Downtown House of Pizza is that it's pretty casual, so whether you're in a rush and need a quick bite or a late-night snack, this is the place for you.

City Tavern

Being voted the "Friendliest Bar in Fort Myers" is definitely is an accurate representation of City Tavern! Not to mention, they were also voted to have the "Best Happy Hour!" With the wait-staff as pleasant as they are and the food and drinks at a reasonable price, City Tavern earns its spot on this list for the best eateries in Downtown Fort Myers. From Vegan Queso to Drunken Nachos, the pub-style food is a hit every night!

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The Standard

With food created in a made-from-scratch kitchen, The Standard serves dishes that are always fresh and delicious! This eatery in Downtown Fort Myers was created by brothers with over 50 years of experience in the industry.

Although the Standard has an "ultra-modern" ambiance, there's also a relaxing and casual vibe to it as well. From the Catch of the Day to the Standard Tuna Tar Tar and Quinoa Bowl, there's nothing standard about this place!

United Ale House

For one of the earliest happy hours in town, check out United Ale House in the heart of Downtown Fort Myers. From 2-6 p.m. everyday, enjoy $3 house wines, well drinks, and draft beers! 

Hot tip: if you rate the United Ale House five stars on Google reviews, you'll receive 10% off your next order. The United Ale House serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, so it's the perfect place to stop in for a bite at any point in the day for Pot Roast, Fish 'n Chips, or anything else that fits your fancy.

Bruno's of Brooklyn

Bruno's of Brooklyn believes that the right location, ambiance, and food, are what separates a regular meal from an unforgettable experience. Whether you have the Veal Piccata or the Cannolis, you'll leave full and happy every time. They also have a great selection of wines!

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The best part about all of these places is that a reservation or call-ahead aren't required but depending on the time of day, you might be in for a small wait.

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