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37th Taste of the Islands will showcase Sanibel and Captiva restaurants

Posted at 1:45 PM, Nov 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-07 13:45:16-05

SANIBEL, Fla. – The Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife is hosting the 37th Taste of the Islands this Sunday at Sanibel Community Park! 

This event features live music, and Sanibel and Captiva islands' vibrant and diverse restaurant community.

Admission to Taste of the Islands is $7 and children younger than 12 years of age are free. Guests purchase CROW Bucks to get their “tastes” from participating restaurants. Item prices range from one to six CROW Bucks. Admissions and CROW Bucks are available for purchase at the event and in advance through CROW’s website and can be picked up at the Will Call booth at Taste of the Islands.

The restaurants will offer an array of menu items while competing for honors in a variety of categories including “Best Appetizer”, “Best Seafood” and “Taste of the Taste”. 

Attendees of the Taste cast ballots to decide the winner of the coveted “People’s Choice” award.

The 13 showcase restaurants will be:

* Blue Giraffe

* The Bubble Room

* The Clam Shack

* Doc Ford’s Rum Bar & Grille

* IL Cielo

* The Jac Island Bar & Grille

* Matzaluna

* Sandollar

* Sanibel Deli

* Sanibel Fish House

* Shima Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar

* Thistle Lodge

* The Timbers Restaurant & Fish Market

The event begins at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, November 11th and runs until 5 p.m.  Tickets are available HERE.

The latest Taste updates will be posted at

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