We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


2360 W 1st St, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3310
+1 239-245-7049
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (86 reviews)
“shrimp” (53 reviews)
“stone crabs” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
2360 W 1st St, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3310
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (650)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 638 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Very casual restaurant with brown paper "table cloths." As other reviewers have mentioned, the crab dip appetizer is fabulous. My crab cake was superb, and the shrimp skewers (both grilled and barbequed) were applauded around the table. Wait staff were friendly, attentive, and helpful. It...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 4 days ago

I visited this restaurant in September with my husband while we were waiting for the Sunset Cruise. We had fish and ships and they were great. The margaritas were very good and they had a 2 for 1 special. We sat on the back desk...More

Thank joanmV6528MK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were visiting with family and chose this restaurant out of 2 options. Most of our table had the grouper and very much enjoyed it. The blackened grouper and blackened mahi mahi were not very spicy but had a bit of flavor. The only complaint...More

Thank steelergirl314
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a late night dinner and the wait staff was wonderfully accommodating and even tried to find a sporting event for us on their TV. The event was not local and they looked extensively for it. Their drink specials are great as well.

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Never again! This was our second time to eat at this location in two years....went from okay to 'never again'.....when we were seated, I had to brush cigarette ashes off the table top...the waitress's response "sorry about that"...my husband had a grouper Reuben which he...More

Thank golfingirl2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really, really nice place to be with your family!! The food is delicious, perfect size (dishes to one person, not huge); the view is awesome too!! With a thin, fresh air coming from the sea...amazing!! Ask for Sammy!! She was so friendly, so kind!! And...More

Thank Minoru_Takeda
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We try very hard to love Pinchers. The problem is that sometimes it is great and the service is terrific and other times the food is downright poor and the service can be terrible. We love their soups and their grouper sandwiches but the portion...More

Thank gschleiffer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pinchers is connected to the Edison/Ford vacation homes. They are worth seeing but expensive $25-30. You can get to Pinchers through park or from street. Service is good and people recommend food. I cannot. Had a tasteless lobster roll ground into hamburger, no lobster lumps....More

Thank richard s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time I have eaten at Pinchers near the Edison House. The view is great and the staff is very attentive. I would really work on the food which I would say is average at best. One of my sisters had the...More

Thank atlantared2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted seafood and heard Pinchers was good...but on the night we were there - best I can say is average. There were 12 in our party...drinks were good, appetizers were good but our entrees ...crab legs overpriced for so so quality...soft shell crabs not...More

Thank evergrn76
Nearby Restaurants
The Veranda
950 reviews
.81 miles away
Bennett's Fresh Roast
401 reviews
.44 miles away
Bruno's of Brooklyn Italian Eatery
165 reviews
.80 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Edison & Ford Winter Estates
4,360 reviews
.13 miles away
Fort Myers River District
551 reviews
.90 miles away
Edison Park
101 reviews
.17 miles away
Centennial Park
75 reviews
.66 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
5 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from RJBell | Reviewed this property |
Call them, they would be happy to answer your inquiry.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2360 W 1st St, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3310
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-245-7049
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing