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Tigertail Beach Cafe

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490 Hernando Dr, Marco Island, FL 34145-2400
+1 239-389-8414
11:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 16:00
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45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

I love their food and their staff is so nice. Close to the playground so kids can be happy while you sit back and enjoy your a drink. The lagoon beach is also a great attraction with many rentals. This place is great for families and friends to get together and have a great day out, I went solo and... More 

Thank BrendaSmyth
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551 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 213 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Love that there is a little cafe here. And that they are licensed. He boys had a Stella and I got to enjoy a Riesling. Nice wrap today and good fries. And ice cream for the kids. Located right off the parking lot and by the playground. So sit enjoy a beverage and watch the kids play. Perfect. And no.... More 

1 Thank Lisetteki
Franklin, Indiana, United States
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We totally enjoyed the cheeseburgers, homemade chips and French fries. Clean. Quick. Great environment.

Thank CAArmour
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely patio cafe with something for everyone. The best fries and homemade chips. Plus the lagoon beach is well maintained with major fun beach rentals and watching the mullet leap out of the water is great fun.

Thank Richard S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We were at Tigertail beach so having a good option was nice. They need to purchase high chairs, a lot of families dine here. Nice picnic tables, stool seating with plenty of shade. An awesome playground next to the cafe so children can play as they wait for food. Decent menu options and overall good food.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Branson, Missouri
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

I don't even know where to begin this was the BEST place I ate at on Marco Island during my week trip! First of all, the young lady who took my order was so very sweet and was so informative. Definitely ask for Michaella she gave us so much information about the park and was so sweet with my grandkids!... More 

Thank marthagilmore2
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

The food at this place is SO good I would actually come here for lunch if I was hanging on Marco Island. Prices are fair...well actually great. Homemade chips with sandwiches & the chicken salad is to die for! Service is excellent. Don't picnic at Tigertail beach..eat here!!!

Thank PJPeachy
Marco Island, Florida
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Just a little beach cafe but the food is amazing. I loved the veggie wrap and my friends loved the chicken sandwich. It is a great place to grab some food to take to the beach, grab and go type of place.

Thank MomoDiego
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51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Veggie wrap was delicious. Ingredients were fresh and taste was superb. Large enough to share or for one. Nice and filling. Will definitely visit again when we return.

Thank Ani8175
Oyens, Iowa
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This place is pretty darn good for a fast food beach place. The food,,, chicken strips we had were good,. The French fries were also good. The prices were right were they should be. I would so again.

Thank reelman1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 490 Hernando Dr, Marco Island, FL 34145-2400
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Marco Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-389-8414
Tigertail Beach Cafe is a popular Marco Island restaurant for locals and tourists alike with reasonably priced dining overlooking the beautiful lagoon of Tigertail Beach Park. We are situated within view of an adventure playground for kids. Tigertail Beach Cafe is open seven days a week serving angus burgers, veggie wraps made fresh, chicken sandwiches, chicken fingers, waffle fries, home made chips, ice cream and more!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?