Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille - Lunch & Dinner, Live Music

“For the sun-kissed & sun-desirous alike, a vacation on a plate.”

Doc Fords New York Times

We're growing, come with us!

We're opening Doc Ford's Bay Pines in the Jungle Terrace area of St. Pete in October, and we're looking for the best! If you or someone you know wants to work for a nationally ranked restaurant on Trip Advisor, with unlimited growth opportunities click the link below to apply now!

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Try all 4 Doc Ford’s locations!

Doc Ford’s has 4 locations on Sanibel Island, Captiva Island, & Ft. Myers Beach, and the new St. Pete Pier!  Come cool off and enjoy one of our signature island mojitos, or watch the game with friends & family.  If Ft. Myers Beach waterfront dining or outdoor patio seating is what you’re into, Doc Ford’s has you covered.  Serving lunch & dinner everyday, 11-close.

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Our Menu

Doc Fords Menu

We take pride in providing our customers with only the freshest seafood and ingredients available, and where all of our dishes are prepared fresh in house everyday. We proudly offer daily specials for lunch and dinner, full menu from open to close, signature cocktails, and an extensive Premium Rum Selection.

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Private Parties

Doc Fords Private Parties

We offer private banquet, wedding, & party services. Our professional staff will assist you in creating the perfect event for you and everyone in your party. Our team at Doc Ford’s is dedicated to making sure your special occasion is just what you are looking for.

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Doc Fords online store and retail

Locals & vacationers alike love their Doc Ford’s Apparel! Shop online or instore for shirts, hats, sauces, books, and more!.

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