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Discriminating Diner

The Discriminating Diner is dedicated to reviewing locally owned restaurants here within the Southwest Florida community, whether it be Ft. Myers, Cape Coral, Lehigh Acres, Bonita Springs or Naples, all of our reviews are from locally owned restaurants. Be sure to read our reviews and you will find out why we have such loyal readers and fans! Don’t leave your pallet to blind faith, check the restaurant out first here and get a taste before you pay for the taste!!

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Cape Cod Fish Co

The Discriminating Diner found themselves at the Cape Cod Fish Co. in S. Ft. Myers this time. I must first preface this review with the following disclaimer. I am not a fan of fish at all, just not my thing, but my dinning partner loves fish so I gave in… Read more »

Fogo de Chao – Miami

The Discriminating Dinner headed slightly out of the area to experience an extraordinary dinning experience on Miami Beach. When we have friends or relatives visit, we find ourselves bringing them over to this area on day trips so they can see Miami and the beaches on the East Coast of… Read more »

Azucar Cafe

The Discriminating Diner found themselves in Lehigh Acres at the Azucar Café, a Cuban Cuisine restaurant that is tucked into a plaza that could almost go un-noticed. We were glad we found this little Cuban gem here in Lehigh Acres. We arrived at the end of the dinner rush, around… Read more »


The Discriminating Diner is back in Lehigh Acres and with something “tasty” to report! Jus Jerk in the Crossroads Shopping Center at the corner of SR 82 and Lee Blvd. We have been looking at the “Jus Jerk Coming Soon” sign for some time and finally they are open for… Read more »

Capone’s Coal Fired Pizza

The Discriminating Diner ventured into Downtown Ft. Myers for this review to see what Capone’s was all about. Where do we start with this one?!!! First of all, attention to detail is truly what is important, no matter what your gimmick is, and yes Capone’s does have a gimmick. You… Read more »