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Top Restaurant Picks in Naples, Florida 2021

Tucked away in the heart of southwest Florida lies the quaint and cozy town of Naples. While it may seem like a laid-back residential town with palm trees and its white-sand beaches, Naples offers an array of restaurants sprinkled around town that will satisfy nearly any craving. Shannon Green Collection chose their top restaurant choices in Naples, Florida.

Where to grab brunch in Naples, Florida

Image: Cove Inn

Image: Cove Inn

Traditional Breakfast:
Cove Inn

Since 1980, the family-run Cove Inn Coffee Shoppe has been serving the ‘best breakfast’ in Naples to locals and tourists alike. This cash-only spot is a blast from the past and is open 7 days a week. They are known for their decadent pancakes and crispy hash browns. They also have an iconic menu filled with American classics like eggs, bacon, sausage, corned beef hash, and a breakfast burrito. While there may be a wait during the weekends, it is the perfect spot to eat breakfast with some of the best views in town.

Opening Hours Cove Inn Naples:

Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday 7:00a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Delectable Brunch:
The Ritz-Carlton Beach Resort

The Ritz-Carlton Beach Resort has designed a delectable brunch adding a touch of Coastal Italy to its stunning South Florida location. Terrazza features an open-air terrace, floor-to-ceiling glass doors, and outdoor seating to soak in the Florida sunshine while listening to the ocean waves dancing on the shoreline. Shannon Green recommends the Specialty Breakfast Buffet which will give you everything you need for a long brunch while soaking in the sun. If you are playing golf at their sister resort, you can also check out a seasonally inspired brunch at Lemonía before or after your round.

Opening Hours Ritz Carlton Breakfast :

Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Saturday-Sunday 7:00a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Old Naples Brunch Affair:
Ridgway Bar & Grill

Located two blocks from the famous Naples Beaches, Ridgway Bar & Grill is located off Third Street South in Old Naples. Ridgway’s is owned by Tony and Sukie who take great pride in their small family business. They provide a warm, friendly atmosphere time and time again. While they serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner their weekend brunch is Shannon’s favorite. Grab a table near their European-style Courtyard, side patio, or garden and enjoy a bloody mary and delicious food from their mouth-watering menu.

Opening Hours Ridway Bar & Grill Weekend Brunch :

Saturday-Sunday 10:00a.m. – 09:00 p.m.

Where to eat dinner in Naples, Florida


Pasta Night: Molto

When Shannon is in the mood for a mouth-watering pasta, she often finds herself going to Molto. Molto – Italian for “plenty of” is a Trattoria serving fresh, intimate, and truly authentic Italian cuisine. “Simply my mom in the kitchen” is their motto All of their pasta and sauces are homemade and we pride ourselves on using only the very best quality ingredients. They serve both lunch and dinner

Opening Hours Molto:

7 Days per week 11:30a.m. – 10:00 p.m.


Date Night: Sea Salt Naples

Boasting a spacious patio dining area on historic 3rd Street South in Naples, FL., a large and serenely decorated dining area, generous bar seating, and a private group dining room, Sea Salt Naples is a wonderful option if you are looking for fine cuisine, a romantic atmosphere to remember.

Sea Salt is Open 7 Days per week
Lunch 11:30 – 4:00pm
Dinner 4:00 – 9:00 pm
Happy Hour 3:00 – 6:00 pm


Seafood in Naples: USS Nemo’s

Naples’ Best Kept Secret:
The Bay House

The Bay House serves up gracious southern hospitality and delicious coastal cuisine on the Cocohatchee River in North Naples. Multiple dining areas create a unique experience for each guest. Don’t forget to order one of their wild Bloody Marys.

Bay House is Open Daily at 4 pm

Sunday Brunch:  10:30 am – 2 pm 


Favorite Coffee Shop in Naples, Florida: Dolce & Salato

Dolce & Salato is a great place to satisfy your sweet tooth, grab a sandwich, salad, and of course, an Italian cup of coffee. The charming 5th Avenue South location will transport you to Italy.


Where to get a juice in Naples, Florida:

When you stop by Shannon Green Collection, you will often find Shannon with a large glass bottle of juice in her hand. She swears by Juicelation and claims it is the best cold press juice she has ever had. Try the King’s juice, Shannon’s favorite.

Organic Food Market in Naples, Florida:
Food & Thought

Food & Thought is a 100% Organic Cafe, Juice Bar, Grocery & Clothing Store. They offer homemade meals, smoothies, juices, coffee, herbal supplements and so much more. This is a great spot to grab a healthy breakfast, lunch, or dinner after your Pure Skill Fitness workout!

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2021 Guide to Naples, Florida

Naples is filled with so many hidden gems, it is just a matter of finding them

— Shannon Long

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