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    July 10, 2014
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    October 27, 2014
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There are three ways to enjoy the Bayside Seafood Grill & Bar, one of Naples most beloved waterfront restaurants for locals and visitors alike. The Café, on the sidewalk level, has the wonderful, bustling ambience of a big city neighborhood café. The Café menu offers sandwiches, salads and light entrees through the late afternoon and evening. The Grill, accepting reservations, is upstairs and overlooks the Venetian Bay -- one of Naples best waterfront dining views. The Grill specializes in creative and superbly prepared seafood, meats, and pasta dishes. The Grill menu is also served on the Upper Deck Bar and Covered Patio, an award winning outdoor cocktail and dining spot that overlooks Venetian Bay and provides spectacular hues of the setting sun. Between 2-5 p.m. the Upper Deck Bar offers a lighter, late lunch menu.<br />
 
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Lunch pretty good-dinner better
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 10/25/2014
 2008
Dined on 10/25/2014
 2008
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"We enjoy this place for dinner best - mainly outside under the roof or umbrella tables. Nice evening entertainment. Mini crab-cake lunch was okay - salad part was very good, crab cakes a bit dry and bland. Great key lime pie - actually a tart - for dessert. Dinner menu is extensive - seafood and lamb are very good. Nice view of bay. Definitely worth seeking out - and is one of the top two places to dine at the (Venetian) Village Shops. Service pleasant, but server should have offered a fresh ice tea, especially since having dessert on a warm afternoon."
Dined on 10/25/2014
 2008
Special Features: great for outdoor dining
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Chapel Grill is located in the old First Baptist Church of Naples; a 65 year old landmark. The church, which once rung with the voice of famed evangelist Billy Graham, is being renovated and refashioned into what, will be one of Naples newest dining spots. Chapel Grill will specialize in fresh local seafood and specialty steaks of the highest quality. A full bar, indoor and outdoor seating, private dining rooms, and valet parking are just a few of our offerings. Along with a chorus of sinful cocktails and silky smooth wines served with ceremony be prepared for a dining experience that is simply....Heavenly.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Just off crazy busy 5th Ave
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 10/18/2014
 2008
Dined on 10/18/2014
 2008
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"This place keeps getting better. Very good beet salad, beautifully presented and generously proportioned. Seafood entrees and Caesar salad also very good. Slightly off beaten path (just one block south of busy 5th Ave) but worth seeking out. Indoor and outdoor dining. Nice live music entertainment. Very convenient to Gulfshore Playhouse, perhaps the best live theatre in Naples."
Dined on 10/18/2014
 2008
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Serious food and voguish design are served up at equal measure at Cafe and Bar Lurcat. From the Chagall-inspired ceiling mural in the cafe to the Italian silk pillows and leather banquettes in the bar, Lurcat is an urban hangout that is modern, cool and loungey for Naples. Lurcat offers sophisticated comfort food, a contemporary version of a classic American Fish and Chophouse. The local, Artisan ingredients and classic continental cooking techniques are evident throughout the menu: Hamachi with Jalapeno Noodles, Tuna Tartare, Pot Roast with Red Wine and Chilean Sea Bass marinated with Miso to name a few.<br />In the mood for a casual dinner or late night bite? Bar Lurcat offers an a la carte, "small plates" menu available for dinner and late night dining where guests can relax, socialize and enjoy serious wine with great food.<br />Lurcat's distinctive flavors are complimented with a global list of 200 wines voted one of the 10 Best New Wine Lists by Food and Wine Magazine
 
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Good French items
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 10/19/2014
 2008
Dined on 10/19/2014
 2008
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"A portion of the menu focused (temporarily) on French items - those were tasty. The chicken and the quail. The longstanding apple-cheese-chive salad was tasty, but had mostly apple and little cheese. Also tasty is the ginger fried rice/shrimp/egg starter. Service was spotty. Nice place to dine outdoors overlooking Fifth Ave. Dessert donuts always delicious. Get a half order."
Dined on 10/19/2014
 2008
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Yabba Island Grill is Naples best restaurant for seafood, steaks and stone crab! <br /><br />Yabba Island Grill offers casual dining in a family friendly atmosphere in the heart of Downtown Naples. Enjoy a selection of great steaks, an incredible variety of seafood and Florida stone crab, caught by our local community of crabbers. Plus an array of salads, burgers and island specialties. Yabba also offers a full bar with an extensive rum list, an affordable wine list and some of the coolest cocktails in town. <br /><br />Escape to Yabba Island Grill for a great family dinner, night out with friends or a romantic date for two.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Good seafood, prepared many ways
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 10/17/2014
 2008
Dined on 10/17/2014
 2008
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"Good menu with lots of seafood and other things, too. Good corn bread, but not as spicy as it used to be. We often like to split a salad, each have an entrée and then split dessert. Wish the salad was split in the kitchen like they do at many local restaurants, including one of our favorites, B . . . , at Venetian Village. This chain apparently has a "give the customer an extra plate and make them split it" policy that isn't very customer friendly. Still, this place has a great atmosphere and great location."
Dined on 10/17/2014
 2008
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A chic Parisian-style bistro, Chez Boët serves authentic, market-inspired French classics such as Kobe boeuf bourguignon, bouillabaisse, orange duck, locally-sourced seafood, and cheese Fondue. Our menu is now 90% gluten-free and features Kobe beef, organic spices, and healthy French sea salt. The country-French cuisine is inspired by classic recipes of fresh seasonal ingredients handed down through generations of French home cooks. Mixologist Philippe recommends French aperitifs, his classic cocktails, digestifs or scotchs from the full bar. Warm service and designer decor create a welcoming ambiance perfect for an intimate dinner or for entertaining friends. An outdoor covered terrace has views of the waterfront village of Crayton Cove. Since 2003, Parisian imports Lisa and Philippe Boët have been organizing private parties for groups and celebrations.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Very good French food
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 10/15/2014
 2008
Dined on 10/15/2014
 2008
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Pleasant atmosphere, dine indoors or out, lovely co-owner/hostess Lisa, very good food, especially lamb tagine, beef burgundy, Jura salad."
Dined on 10/15/2014
 2008
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There are three ways to enjoy the Bayside Seafood Grill & Bar, one of Naples most beloved waterfront restaurants for locals and visitors alike. The Café, on the sidewalk level, has the wonderful, bustling ambience of a big city neighborhood café. The Café menu offers sandwiches, salads and light entrees through the late afternoon and evening. The Grill, accepting reservations, is upstairs and overlooks the Venetian Bay -- one of Naples best waterfront dining views. The Grill specializes in creative and superbly prepared seafood, meats, and pasta dishes. The Grill menu is also served on the Upper Deck Bar and Covered Patio, an award winning outdoor cocktail and dining spot that overlooks Venetian Bay and provides spectacular hues of the setting sun. Between 2-5 p.m. the Upper Deck Bar offers a lighter, late lunch menu.<br />
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Nice bay-view dining, indoors/out
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 10/14/2014
 2008
Dined on 10/14/2014
 2008
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"We enjoy dining here, outside under cover or open air or indoors next to water-view windows. Good dinner menu with many seafood and other choices. Appreciate that when we ask to share a salad here, they serve it on two plates. Also like that we can delete mashed potatoes and increase the vegies with the entrees that come with potatoes. Service a bit disappointing this evening. Our server disappeared for long periods. We enjoy the entertainment stationed outdoors."
Dined on 10/14/2014
 2008
Special Features: scenic view, great for outdoor dining
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SeaSalt is inspired by its location near the water and is dedicated to seafood and its accompaniments. Chef Fabrizio Aielli brings to his cuisine an infusion of the simplicity of Venetian home cooking, learned at his mother’s knee, along with the upscale and innovative techniques he has garnered during his years of practice in fine restaurants in Italy, the Caribbean and Washington, DC. He explores time-honored methods and melds them with the new, bringing a handcrafted and honest restoration of traditional dishes. As far as possible, ingredients are sourced from local producers and markets and the disherfolk. Chef Fabrizio Aielli is inspired by the mainstays of the seafood repertoire, using organic and local produce, wild caught seafood, poultry and meat raised naturally without hormones, antibiotics or animal by-products whenever possible, emphasizing fresh and seasonal ingredients.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Good lunch spot in Old Naples
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 10/14/2014
 2008
Dined on 10/14/2014
 2008
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"Good outdoor lunch dining overlooking the action in Old Naples. Nice menu with interesting options. Good sweet potato fries. Don't think the three kinds of salt on the table are much of a bonus/attraction. Aren't most people trying to consume less salt?"
Dined on 10/14/2014
 2008
Special Features: great for lunch, great for outdoor dining
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Pleasing to the palate and the eye alike, Baleen Naples mixes Old Florida charm with elegant candlelit elegance. Beautiful chandeliers and soft mahogany furnishings set the tone for an elegant dining experience…. Toes-in-the-sand dining takes place as Baleen spills out through the grand doors to the terrace with tables overlooking the sweeping beach and ends with a collection of tables for cocktails in the sand next to the fire pit. Whether seated in an indoor epicurean enclave or a barefoot beach table, visitors can indulge in three daily seating’s at Baleen Naples with options including a breakfast menu with a Gulf Coast twist on traditional favorites. With exceptional entrees and an extensive selection of wines the dinner menu is filled with local ingredients and beautifully composed dishes. For the guest looking for light fare enjoy our bar menu in the cocktail section with an array of seafood selections as well as sandwiches and appetizers.
 
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Beautiful spot overlooking beach
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 10/02/2014
 2008
Dined on 10/02/2014
 2008
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Can't find a more beautiful outdoor beachside location for a restaurant in Naples. And, really appreciated that our salads didn't come out 2 minutes after we ordered them and our entrees didn't come 1 minute after we finished our salads. We had a nice leisurely meal, unlike at so many places in Naples that rush you through cocktails, salad and dinner in 45 minutes (and that's after waving them off a couple of times and saying we're not ready to order). Fish entrees were good. Floridian salad didn't have any of the promised grapefruit. Server was pleasant but not especially attentive. One of the few beachside restaurants in Naples & a great place to take visitors. Torches and beautiful sunsets remind us of Hawaii."
Dined on 10/02/2014
 2008
Special Features: scenic view, great for outdoor dining
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We would like to welcome you to Chops City Grill. A steak house that is a cut above! At Chops City Grill, we are proud to offer you more choices, better quality, and more value than traditional steak houses. Chops City Grill is a restaurant that was created to offer the best in steaks, seafood, and style. A steak house can and should be exciting!At Chops City Grill, we feature our own dry aged New York Strip Steaks, T-Bones, and Filets. We also specialize in fresh local seafood, hand-rolled sushi, and stir frys. Chops City Grill has a big city feel with a 300 bottle wine list and the best martinis in town!<br><br />We love what we do and hope you do too!
 
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Good Naples restaurant, but . . .
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 10/01/2014
 2008
Dined on 10/01/2014
 2008
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"Nice ambiance, whether indoors or out, and good location on busy 5th Ave. Love that they have so many sides - and mostly good ones. although the butternut squash side is way too sweet - it is like a dessert. Watermelon chunk salad is a good starter. Wish the service was a bit more relaxed. Don't want to get our salads two minutes after we order them, and our entrees one minute after our salads are removed. Service is way too rushed - and we say this after dining at this place many, many times over the past years."
Dined on 10/01/2014
 2008
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Renowned Chef Tim McKee, 2009 James Beard award winner for “Best Chef Midwest”, designed the core menu for Sea Change which focuses on sustainable seafood, highlighting fisheries that use environmentally responsible methods of gathering and farming seafood. The menu also includes a number of items under the heading “Not Fish” as well as late night offerings of small plates and raw bar selections. <br />
 
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 9/24/2014
 2008
Dined on 9/24/2014
 2008
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 9/24/2014
 2008
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