Suburban Extended Stay Hotel
10150 Metro Parkway
Fort Myers, FL 33966
Phone: (239) 938-0100
Fax: (239) 938-0370
Bars & Cafes
Cachet Bar & Grill has some of the best Cuban food in Fort Myers. Located near the Edison Mall, the restaurant offers Cuban specialties like six- to ten-inch Cuban sandwiches, roast pork, and rice with black beans. After dinner on weekends you can dance at the Latin Night Club. There is a full bar, and a smoking and non-smoking section. The restaurant is open every day; the club is open on Fridays and Saturdays. Dress is casual, and reservations are not necessary.
If you are tired of fast food, head to Ada's Natural Foods, located on Fowler Avenue in Fort Myers. The market sells health food, nutrition products, vitamins, supplements and other natural products to improve health. While you are there, stop for lunch at the back of the store, which contains a deli and juice bar. All of the sandwiches, salads and even the desserts are made from natural ingredients. Try the roasted vegetable sandwich, served on a roll, or the spinach lasagna. Vegetarians and vegans have many choices on the menu.
The Bottom Line is considered the largest gay entertainment complex in Southwest Florida, and certainly one of the wildest. The nightclub is gay-owned and run, and offers different entertainment every night of the week. Tuesday is unofficial straight night, while Saturdays offer retro dance music. The complex has six bars, with drag shows starring Divas Miss Vanessa, Sierrah Fox and others. There are drink specials, foam parties, and pool tournaments. The club is handicapped accessible and has a women's only section. No credit cards accepted, but there is an ATM.
A well known destination among the clubers in Fort Myer, the Orbit Night Club is all what a club should be about. With great acoustics, rocking music, and a group of hard partying people, the vibes are just right here. Come and experience what the real Fort Myer night scene is like. The club is also known by locals as the "Atlantizz".
Club Neptunes is the place to head to for a happening weekend. Full of musical zing, this place is sure to keep you on your toes all night long. Dance away to crazy beat till you are ready to drop. Located in the Cleveland Avenue, this place gives your several options to dine later all in its close vicinity. This place gives a good kick-start to a great weekend.
If you're looking for some home-style Italian cooking, Buon Appetito Café serves up a nice selection of classic comfort food. With a warm, cozy ambiance accentuated by brightly colored murals adorning the walls; Buon Appetito Café is has it's fair share of regular customers. This little neighborhood cafe is most popular for it's authentic, simple food. From fresh pastas, pizzas, soups and decadent desserts, there is a nice choice of classic options. Dishes to try include their Home-made Cavatelli, Sausage and Peppers and White Lasagne. Since it is quite small, it can get packed for dinner service, reservations are recommended. Give them a call to reserve a table.
The Blue Pointe is well known for its seafood menu which changes weekly. The fish is sourced from the Great Lakes region and is bought daily to retain its freshness. The menu offers delightful Oysters, Sushi, Lemon Sole, Edamame, Salt & Pepper Tuna and Pan-Seared Grouper. There is Baby Bok Choy and Sticky Rice as side dishes too. People swear by the crabcakes here which must be tried atleast once. The patio outside offers a pleasant breeze for dining, while sitting at the bar is also a good option if one is in the mood for some carefree banter. The service is excellent and staff is cheerful.
Shooters Waterfront Café USA is one of the most popular restaurants in Fort Myers. Located right on the water, you can watch the sunset as you try seafood, steak or prime rib. There are also a few vegetarian options and an all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet daily. If you are in town on Sunday, do not miss the brunch buffet, which includes coffee, tea, sodas, Mimosas or Bloody Marys. Lunch or early dinner are the times to savor the food, because evenings are when Shooters comes alive with live music and drink specials.
The Veranda is considered by most to be one of the best restaurants in Fort Myers. Originally built as two homes in 1902, they were joined by a kitchen and a tropical courtyard and re-opened in 1978 as The Veranda. Dining in the courtyard is relaxing and romantic, surrounded by lush foliage, a waterfall and a goldfish pond. Reservations are highly recommended, and dress is business casual.
The casual Hendry Street Station Tap Room and Grill offers inexpensive food and a full bar. For appetizers, try one of many seafood starters, like oysters casino or calamari. The open face steak sandwich comes on a sliced baguette with sautéed mushrooms and onions. You can order from the wine list or, if you feel daring, try the Station Cooler: dark rum, vodka, triple sec and fruit juice. The restaurant seats 155, with no smoking section or outdoor seating. Happy Hour surely makes one feel delighted.
Lido Cafe, this restaurant and nightclub offers food, drink and dancing Wednesday through Sunday nights in downtown. Reservations are accepted for the VIP room on Saturday nights, or you can try your luck outside behind the velvet ropes. Wednesday night is the industry party, with no cover and drink specials from 9pm-midnight. Thursday nights offer Latin music. A live South Beach DJ spins music on Fridays and Saturdays. Proper attire is required, no jeans for men.
D'Amico and Sons Café and Takeout bill themselves as "fresh interpretations of Italian classics." Wine and beer are available. If you can't choose from the innovative salads, there's a salad sampler. The sandwiches are creative and are served on fresh focaccia bread. For dinner, try Tortellini in Fontina cream sauce, or one of 10 wood oven pizzas, and for dessert, Chocolate Marscapone Torta. If you're in a hurry, takeout is available. There are other locations at the Promenade in Bonita Springs and on Neapolitan Way in Naples.