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Doc Ford’s on Sanibel reopens

Doc Ford's on Sanibel reopens
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Doc Ford’s on Sanibel, the popular restaurant and bar, has reopened its doors! After being closed for months due to Hurricane Ian, the restaurant has returned with a new look and a commitment to safety. The restaurant is now offering outdoor seating with social distancing measures in place and take-out and delivery options. Doc Ford’s on Sanibel is known for its fresh seafood and tropical drinks, and the restaurant is now open to the public and ready to serve delicious meals and drinks. Customers can expect the same great menu items and quality service as before, with a few changes to ensure the safety of all guests. With a new look and a commitment to safety, Doc Ford’s on Sanibel is ready to welcome customers back to their favorite restaurant.

Doc Ford’s on Sanibel Reopens

Doc Ford’s Rum Bar & Grille, a popular restaurant and bar on Sanibel Island, Florida, has reopened its doors after being closed since 9/28 due to Hurricane Ian. The restaurant is now open for dine-in, takeout, and delivery services.

Doc Ford’s is known for its Caribbean-inspired cuisine and its rum-forward cocktails. It’s named after the fictional character created by author Randy Wayne White, a marine biologist and former CIA agent living in Southwest Florida. The restaurant has become a

Menu Highlights

Doc Ford’s menu features a variety of dishes inspired by Caribbean cuisine. Popular dishes include the Jerk Chicken Sandwich, the Grilled Mahi Tacos, and the Coconut Shrimp. The restaurant also has an extensive rum selection and signature cocktails, such as the Painkiller and the Mango Mojito.

Outdoor Dining

Doc Ford’s has also opened its outdoor patio, which offers a view of the Sanibel Causeway and the Gulf of Mexico. The patio is covered with a large tent to provide shade and protection from the elements. Customers can also enjoy live music on the patio every Friday and Saturday night.

Support Local Businesses

The reopening of Doc Ford’s is a sign of progress for Sanibel Island. The restaurant has been a staple of the island for many years, and its reopening signifies that the community is slowly recovering from the effects of the pandemic.

If you’re looking for a delicious Caribbean meal and a great view of the Gulf of Mexico, check out Doc Ford’s. Show your support for the local businesses in your community and help make the island a better place.


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