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Drink's and
Sweet Treats

Join us for Happy Hour and enjoy one of our giant creations . .

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The menu looks like the morning paper and it reads delicious. Selections range from seafood and steaks to pastas and salads and the portions are big..

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live music


You'll find live music at Nervous Nellies every night. Sometimes the acts are solo and more mellow, other times full bands set up and rock the deck.

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Play Some Of Nellies Favorite Songs

Call Us At 239-463-8077

About Us

Nervous Nellie’s is a casual, family-fun restaurant that boasts a large selection of appetizers, fresh seafood, over-stuffed sandwiches and entrées.
Dine in air-conditioned comfort or outside on Nellie’s expansive waterfront patio.
Free parking for car and boat.
Live music. Happy hour all day.
" Grab a bite to eat or drink and swing to the beats of live reggae, rock and island music from the area’s premier musical talent. Great food, good times and live music are always on the menu at Nellie’s and Ugly’s.
For more Info call 239-463-8077et.

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Nervous Nellie's Fort Myers Beach Waterfront Restaurant and Ugly's upstairs Full Bar

Just upstairs from Nellie’s is Ugly’s Waterside Bar, the place where everyone gets prettier, and happy hour is all day, every day. Check our music and events pages for band schedules, special events and more!

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Thanks Giving Menu

The Lynx is Back



For some people, their favorite thing to do on Thanksgiving is …eat out. Nervous Nellie’s Waterfront Restaurant on Fort Myers Beach is open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Thursday, November 26 to serve your family and friends delicious dishes with your favorite fixin’s. Choose from turkey, ham, prime rib, filet mignon, NY strip, cowboy ribeye, baby back ribs, lobster tail, several seafood entrée, pasta, mashed potatoes, green bean casserole, and of course, pumpkin pie. If your family’s Thanksgiving tradition includes football, Nellie’s has you covered with numerous flat-screen TVs. After a football and food-fueled celebration, we’ll even clean the dishes!.


While relaxing on Nellie’s expansive waterfront patio, enjoy the view of the historic Lynx, scheduled to winter at Nellie’s Snug Harbour from to Christmas. Tours are also available that allow visitors to climb aboard and step back in time to relive history and feel the adventure of a vanished age of sail. Tickets for Sailaway Cruises are also available..