Southwest Florida Nightlife - Area Bars, Lounges  & Pubs

Southwest Florida nightlife includes live entertainment by local performers at restaurants and clubs, from island music to piano bars. Here is just a sampling of establishments that offer live entertainment. Call ahead to check the current schedule.






Back Streets Sports Bar & Pizzeria 915 S.E. 47th Terrace Cape Coral 239-945-7555 dart and pool leagues
Bahama Breeze 14701 S. Tamiami Trail Fort Myers 239-454-9234 island music; caribbean
Beatnik's Coffee Café 1341 S.E. 47th Terrace Cape Coral 239-549-8051 coffee shop
Bellissimo's Ristorante & Cocktail Lounge 13451 McGregor Blvd. Fort Myers 239-415-1013 dancing
Bert's Bar and Grill 4271 Pine Island Road Matlacha 239-282-3232 waterfront
Capt. Fishbones Restaurant 2787 N. Tamiami Trail North Fort Myers 239-995-3999 dancing
Casey's Alley 2555 Estero Blvd. Fort Myers Beach 239-463-0818 blues bar
Chadwick's Restaurant & Lounge South Seas Resort Captiva 239-472-7575 locals and tourists
Channel Mark Waterfront Restaurant 19001 San Carlos Blvd. Fort Myers Beach 239-463-0117 waterfront
Chillers at the "New" Snug Harbor 1131 First Street Fort Myers Beach 239-463-8077 waterfront
City Tavern 2206 Bay Street Fort Myers 239-226-1133 sports bar, mixed crowd
The Country Spot Nightclub 5555 Golden Gate Blvd Naples 239-353-2250 country, bands, line dancing, karaoke
Dockside Sports Pub 1130 First Street Fort Myers Beach 239-463-4631 sports bar, live music, karaoke-DJs
Dolce Vita 1244 Periwinkle Way Sanibel 239-472-5555 cosmopolitan, dance floor, int'l bar
Double Nichol Pub 3051 Stringfellow Road St. James City 239-283-5555 laid back
Dwyers Pub 13851 S. Cleveland Avenue Fort Myers 239-425-0782 Irish pub
Hurricane Harry's 3448 Marina Town Lane North Fort Myers 239-997-8311 waterfront, tiki hut
Island Cow 2163 Periwinkle Way Sanibel 239-472-0606 laid back
Jack's Bait Shack 975 Imperial Golf Course Blvd. Naples 239-594-3460 laid back
Jimmy B's 1130 Estero Blvd. Fort Myers Beach 239-463-9759 locals and tourists
Key West Cantina 3448 Hancock Bridge Parkway North Fort Myers 239-997-4484 waterfront
Lani Kai Island Resort 1400 Estero Blvd. Fort Myers Beach 239-463-3111 beach spot
Laugh In Comedy Café 8595-B6 College Parkway Fort Myers 239-479-LAFF comedy café
Lighthouse Piano Bar 14301 Port Comfort Road Fort Myers 239-489-0770 country club atmosphere
Matanzas Inn/Upper Deck Lounge 416 Crescent Street Fort Myers Beach 239-463-3838 live music upstairs
Parrot Key Caribbean Grill 2500 Main Street Fort Myers Beach 239-463-3257 open air, sporting events on TV
Perico's 3422 Del Prado Blvd. Cape Coral 239-540-6881 lighted dance floor
Pinchers Crab Shack 15271 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers 239-415-4009 casual
Potts Sports Café 6900 Daniels Parkway Fort Myers 239-768-5500 sports bar
R.C. Otters Island Eats 11506 Andy Rose Lane Captiva 239-395-1142 island sounds
Reef Restaurant and Lounge 2601 Estero Blvd. Fort Myers Beach 239-463-4181 laid back and casual
Starboard Lounge and Grill 3421 Stringfellow Road St. James City 239-395-1142 casual
Sundial Beach Resort 1451 Middle Gulf Drive Sanibel 239-472-4151 beach resort
The Beach Pierside Grill 1000 Estero Blvd. Fort Myers Beach 239-765-7800 waterfront
The Bridge Restaurant 708 Fisherman's Wharf Fort Myers 239-765-0050 waterfront
The Club at Bogert's Chop House 5990 Winkler Road Fort Myers 239-590-6772 piano bar
The Crows Nest at 'Tween Waters Inn 15951 Captiva Road Captiva 239-472-5161 locals and tourists
The World Famous Buckingham Blues Bar 5641 Buckingham Road Fort Myers 239-693-7111 blues bar
Thistle Lodge 2255 West Gulf Drive Sanibel 239-472-9200 poolside/beachside bar
Toucan Charlie's Bar and Grill 2220 W. First Street Fort Myers n/a tiki bar
V.I.P. Club 16520 S. Tamiami Trail Fort Myers 239-437-2177 no cover charge
Vanderbilt Inn on the Gulf 11000 Gulfshore Drive Naples 239-597-3151 on the beach
Wally's Waterfront Restaurant & Lounge 3442 Marinatown North Fort Myers 239-997-7110 smart casual, dance floor