Located in the Village on Venetian Bay of North Naples, MiraMare Ristorante is the ideal place to enjoy delectable Italian dinner without paying the usual upscale Naples prices. In addition to classic dishes like V=val Scalloppini, risotto and lobster ravioli, its location right on the bay is also one of the main attractions. The kitchen follows the traditional order of appetizers, first course and second course then dessert, respectively. From the antipasti list, the real buffalo mozzarella from Campania is usually recommended and the parmigiana di melanzane (eggplant Parmesan) as the first course is a wonderful choice. The second entree menu presents a wide variety of veal, chicken, beef, lamb and fish preparations that will satisfy any omnivore. Moreover, don't forget the dolci, where the Tiramisu and cannoli reign supreme.
The motto of this restaurant is 'If we can we will', and when it comes to innovative dishes and daily specials, the slogan is quite apropos. The menu consists of mostly American comfort food, with items like burgers, salads, sandwiches, pizza, soups and wraps. Every day of the week, Blue Monkey has some insane specials, for example, on Mondays guests receive a complimentary bottle of wine when they purchase two Filet Mignon entrees, or Thursdays, when a prime rib dinner is offered for under 20USD. Overall, a great choice to hang out with some locals and don't forget to bring the kids on Tuesday, when they can eat for free.
Located right at the edge of the Gordon River in downtown Naples, the Tavern on the Bay offers great beers and better-than-average pub food. On the menu, the Ahi Tuna Sliders are highly recommended as well as the ones made with short-ribs. The tavern also has events throughout the month like Craft Beer Nights, UFC Night and 'Bar Wars' which include guest bartenders in competition to be the best. The atmosphere is casual and service is always friendly, both good reasons to stop by.
Two of the best things from the country of Mexico come in the form of corn tortillas filled with delicious ingredients and the potent liquid distilled from the agave cactus. Here at Tacos & Tequila, guests can get exemplary samples of this popular Mexican import, from shrimp and fish tacos to the traditional chicken and beef, they will find them all on the menu. As for tequila, the list is just as extensive, where all of the styles are represented, just choose between the añejo, reposado and blanco, each one is top-shelf and spectacular.
The intimate setting of this restaurant gives the effect of a small, Italian home that has invited you in for a hearty meal. The menu is comprised of the old favorites like pasta, meats, and antipasti. The flavors are a fusion of northern, central, and southern Italian cooking. The portions are filling and come at a reasonable price. One look at the Bosco e Mare (seafood and vegetables over capelli pasta) and you'll exclaim, "That's amore!"
Serving classic pub food, Sand Bar is a great place to enjoy a drink or a meal. Guests can order from not one but two breakfast menus, as well as dinner menus and the extensive list of "What Made Us Famous," which starts off with the World Famous Sand Bar Fish Platter and the World Famous Sand Bar Fish Sandwich. Open from sunrise to long after sundown, this is one place where the fun never seems to stop: with darts, pool, video games, and 20 televisions, this is more than just a restaurant. Take advantage of the full bar, happy hours, events.
Managed by Lynn and Mitch Mitchell, Mitch's Cookies has been serving some of Naples' finest sweets since 2013. Though the interior here is not very ornate, it makes up for it with its menu that includes delights like cookie sundae, ice cream cone, vanilla milkshakes, mocha milkshakes, Dr. pepper ice cream floats and many more.
Big Al's offers a variety of sandwich, hoagie, wrap, and salad choices. The hoagies are made with provolone cheese, the sandwiches are served on whole wheat, rye, or white bread, and there are corned beef, pastrami, and egg salads. Hot items include meatballs, homemade chili, and chicken noodle soup. Side options are russet potato salad, coleslaw, or the classic jumbo kosher pickle.
Choose from more than 350 wines at the bar and sit leisurely, savoring each sip of the drink along with some of the most loved steaks of the area. Popular for its range of dry-aged steaks, dining at the Capital Grille is a treat for the senses as well as the pockets, due to its high-end prices. Nevertheless, a meal here is worth much in terms of the memories that it provides. Right from the welcoming staff to the flattering dishes, everything sets the mood for a great experience. The ambience is classy and sleek, with wooden furnishings and floor carpets adding to the appeal.
Brooks Burgers is a fast food joint that replaced the landmark restaurant Lindburgers in Downtown Naples. This small restaurant is owned by the Brooks family who strive to provide appetizing burgers with a personal touch. Their service is extremely intimate and in keeping with their customer's preferences. On the menu you will find hot dogs, burgers and sandwiches that are flavor intensive. It is perfect spot to spend time with family over yummy burgers!