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Farmers Market Restaurant

2736 Edison Avenue, Fort Myers, FL - (239) 334-1687
Farmer's Market Restaurant is a taste of old Fort Myers, which specializes in catfish, Southern vegetables and makes their own pies and dinner rolls.
100% Approval Rating (2 votes)

Scorecard

4 - Overall: One of the Best - Worth a Trip
Overall: One of the Best - Worth a Trip
Catfish Plate
Pie
Dinner Rolls
Iced Tea
Vegetables
Cheeseburger

Highlighted Reviews

rating
Cliff Strutz - Photos (11)
Roadfood.com Editor
"If you want to see what Fort Myers, Florida was like before the strip malls and huge housing developments sprang up, head on over to the Farmers Market Restaurant. It is located just outside the downtown area, next to the State Farmers Market and has been in business ..."   [Read More]

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Map & Web Site

2736 Edison Avenue, Fort Myers, FL
(239) 334-1687

http://farmersmarketrestaurant.com

Hours & Policies

Seasons:Open Year Round
Meals Served:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert
Operational Hours:Always Call Ahead!
Credit Cards Accepted:Yes
Alcohol Served:No
Outdoor Seating:No
Reservations Accepted:No
Delivery Available:No
Takeout Counters:Yes
A classic meat-and-three plate, with fried catfish, fried okra, fried green tomatoes and collard greens.
"A classic meat-and-three plate, with fried catfish, fried okra, fried green tomatoes and collard greens."
Cliff Strutz





The strawberry pie is a thing of beauty!
"The strawberry pie is a thing of beauty!"
Cliff Strutz


The breads are also made in house and we especially like the crumbly, sweet corn muffins.
"The breads are also made in house and we especially like the crumbly, sweet corn muffins."
Cliff Strutz


Both the steamed cabbage and mustard greens are worthwhile contenders, but the field peas with snaps is the star of every vegetable plate.
"Both the steamed cabbage and mustard greens are worthwhile contenders, but the field peas with snaps is the star of every vegetable plate."
Cliff Strutz


Chocolate pie, with the tall, white meringue.
"Chocolate pie, with the tall, white meringue."
Cliff Strutz


On my most recent visit, a waitress came over and extolled the virtues of the strawberry pie while I gazed wistfully at the pie case.
"On my most recent visit, a waitress came over and extolled the virtues of the strawberry pie while I gazed wistfully at the pie case."
Cliff Strutz


Not a fan of Southern food, my nephew went for the cheeseburger, which he said was quite good.
"Not a fan of Southern food, my nephew went for the cheeseburger, which he said was quite good."
Cliff Strutz


They have both sweet tea for the locals and unsweet tea for the snowbirds.
"They have both sweet tea for the locals and unsweet tea for the snowbirds."
Cliff Strutz


We would have preferred more slivers of fresh coconut in this slice of pie, but I was still a satisfying way to end a meal.
"We would have preferred more slivers of fresh coconut in this slice of pie, but I was still a satisfying way to end a meal."
Cliff Strutz


The house motto!
"The house motto!"
Cliff Strutz


After over 60 years, Farmers Market Restaurant remains the place for locals near downtown Fort Myers
"After over 60 years, Farmers Market Restaurant remains the place for locals near downtown Fort Myers"
Cliff Strutz



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