TripAdvisor, an online travel guide, has ranked The Sandy Butler number one of 351 restaurants in Fort Myers. On TripAdvisor, restaurants are ranked in an online survey completed anonymously by customers. The criteria include an overall ranking in five categories, selection of dining options, general commentary, recommendations and more.

“We are proud of The Sandy Butler’s top ranking on TripAdvisor,” said Jason Nelson, The Sandy Butler general manager. “The online customer reviews reflect the gourmet dining experience that we strive to achieve everyday. With the tourist season upon us, The Sandy Butler anticipates an increase in visitors to both our restaurant and market.”


With the growth of online dining guides such as TripAdvisor, travelers now have more resources for finding restaurants.


“With more online travel planning resources available, the customer experience is becoming even more influential to the restaurant industry,” said Nelson. “At The Sandy Butler, we have taken customer feedback and incorporated changes in our restaurant menus as well as to our market offerings. Customer opinion is the most important tool for a restaurant’s success.”


TripAdvisor provides users with an online opinion survey allowing them to rank restaurants, hotels and other travel options according to their personal experience. TripAdvisor provides information, advice and opinions from millions of travelers for purposes of planning trips, selecting hotels, restaurants and more. TripAdvisor claims a readership of more than 15,000,000 in 190 countries.


For more information on The Sandy Butler’s reviews visit TripAdvisor.

About The Sandy Butler:

The Sandy Butler defines the fine, fresh gourmet experience, offering authentic specialty foods and the finest culinary products in a unique and upscale atmosphere. A gourmet dining and shopping destination, The Sandy Butler boasts a 150-seat upscale restaurant offering superior service with seating available indoors or on the veranda. “The Sand Bar” features a sophisticated, spacious bar for enjoying cocktails and appetizers. The adjacent gourmet market features fresh fruits and vegetables, freshly-prepared entrees, organic foods and products, fresh baked goods, a full-service deli and vitamins and supplements. In addition, the market features “The Butler’s Signature,” The Sandy Butler’s exclusive line of authentic products including salts, seasonings, oils, jellies, pickles and sauces that are sold exclusively at The Sandy Butler and marketed to other restaurants and markets throughout the United States. A locally-owned business, The Sandy Butler also offers catering services and private dining. For more information, visit Also, follow The Sandy Butler online on Facebook or for great seafood recipes, specials and events.