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East End Deli

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359 Periwinkle Way, Unit 3, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-7407
+1 239-472-9622
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08:00 - 15:00
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Mon - Thu 08:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sun 08:00 - 18:00
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Nashville, Tennessee
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312 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We dropped into the East End Deli for lunch. We both had a shrimp salad wrap and they were excellent. Good fresh food - friendly service - super casual. There's very limited seating - just a few tables on the porch. I would definitely be back for lunch both eat in or take out.

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Thank Marybeth58
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always go here at least once during our Sanibel week. Their wraps & sandwiches are fresh made the way you order it. Can attest to portabello & also black beans & rice wraps. Always filling, wholesome & delicious.

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Thank Jan P
Hartford, Connecticut
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76 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

My wife and I were exploring Sanibel and Captiva recently and were so glad not to have missed this very local cafe and deli. We ordered The Island Wrap, which has black beans, rice, guacamole, cheddar cheese, onions, olives, green peppers, tomatoes and sour cream. It was a completely unexpected surprise to receive the most incredibly delicious wrap. I was... More 

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Thank Mike C
Kalamazoo, MI
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Been coming to Sanibel for many years and the East End Deli never disappoints. Sandwiches are so tasty and generous in size. Love their shrimp salad and their Sanibel Club. Best to call ahead and place order with pick-up time. Enjoy.

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Thank Kal-Traveler
Milford, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in and grabbed a classic Italian sub for lunch. Meat was fresh and sliced thin-delicious! Service was also great. They have very nice performance clothing with the Sanibel Gear logo on them. Way more than just your average souvenir t shirts!

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Thank turkeytamer
Venice, Florida
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Our timeshare has always been in September for 30 years now, this is the first time I can remember the deli being open while we are on the island. I am so glad I stopped, the ceviche was perfect along with the authentic homemade tortilla chips. Can't wait to try the other items in the menu based on the other... More 

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Thank Terri N
Glenn P, Manager at East End Deli, responded to this review

Thank you! All Shrimp products are made in-house and are Wild caught Gulf Shrimp directly from the boats in Ft. Myers Beach. Yes, this time of year is difficult as you likely can tell by how many businesses are closed. We are glad that you enjoyed your selections. Please try the Cuban or Shrimp Salad as they are extremely popular.... More 

KC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

We decided to stop for a cool smoothies on our way back from the lighthouse. The smoothie flavors are pretty good: strawberry, banana, mango, vanilla and chocolate. Made fresh, right there. Ice cream and other foods like red beans and rice are also served.

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Thank gabi_kansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Great spot to get lunch and picnic on Lighthouse Beach. Had shrimp quesadilla also ceviche and housemade guacamole. All super fresh and delicious. You can take fresh shrimp home to cook yourself if you would rather.

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Thank Grizzly1971
Morganfield, Kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

We have been here on 3 different vacations and we are never disappointed! The Cuban sandwiches are great!

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Thank Donna E
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 308 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

WOW, I saw this place from across the street after I had finished lunch already, but I walked here out of curiosity. I find out they have lunch here too and they have Cuban black beans and rice and pork too. I just got a smoothie to go. Very good service too.

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Thank Frank d

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Cuisine
American, Cuban
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 18:00
Monday
08:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 15:00
Thursday
08:00 - 15:00
Friday
08:00 - 18:00
Saturday
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 359 Periwinkle Way, Unit 3, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-7407
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-9622

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