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Things to do in Cape Coral

By February 15, 2024No Comments
Cape Coral, FL

Cape Coral, Florida was ranked as the fastest growing city in the United States in 2023. Frey & Son Homes has been at the forefront of this growth. Delivering custom homes to hundreds of families who have chosen to call Cape Coral and Southwest Florida home.  

Along with growth in residential development, commercial growth has also been booming. If you are new to Cape Coral and Southwest Florida here is our guide to the best recommendations for restaurants and entertainment in your new city. 


If seafood is what you are looking for, look no further than Fish Tale Grill by Merrick Seafood. A gold standard in Cape Coral since 2013, Fish Tale Grill brings the freshest seafood options with innovative dishes and classic ambiance to Cape Coral.  

For a slightly more casual dining option our next favorite restaurant in Cape Coral is the High Tide Social House. Enjoy stunning harbor views and catch a sunset while enjoying some of the best food in Cape Coral. It’s also a great spot for families with a small beach for kids to enjoy building sandcastles while the adults enjoy the live music and drinks. Feel free to arrive by boat and utilize their boat slips!  

If you have family in town and want to show them the beautiful beaches in the area head over the bridge to The Bubble Room on Captiva Island. While the restaurant is still closed while they rebuild from Hurricane Ian, BOOP’s is open and ready for business serving the famous Bubble Room Cakes, breakfast, lunch, ice cream, coffee and pastries.  

Craft Breweries 

If craft breweries are your thing, Cape Coral delivers! Using the freshest local ingredients and crafting creative brews, these locally owned breweries will please every adventurous craft beer and spirit enthusiast!   


Cape Coral offers plenty of shoppings districts with stores for your everyday needs such as groceries. When you want to indulge in a new sundress of golf shirt head to the following malls to spend a day hunting for that perfect outfit.  

If you’re looking for a deal head to the Miromar Outlets in Estero. Centrally located close to the Southwest Florida International Airport and the Hertz Arena, Miromar Outlets has over 140 stores to find the best deals on name brand and designer fashion. 

Edison Mall in Ft. Myers offers local boutiques as well as department stores such as Macy’s and Dillards. With over 30 stores and 22 dining options, it’s easy to spend an entire day at the mall. 

This is just the short list of amazing places in Cape Coral  and Southwest Florida for residents to enjoy. As Cape Coral continues to grow in leaps and bounds so to will business and entertainment opportunities.  

Now is the time to make your dreams a reality in Southwest Florida. Contact the home building experts at Frey & Son Homes so we can begin building your future home together. Call us at 239-495-8200 or visit our website www.freyandson.com for more information.