Shop & Eat Local in Marco Island, Everglades City and Naples
Every time you eat at a local restaurant or buy a gift from a local shop, you’re making a difference in the community. See a few standout shops and restaurants that are open and ready for business in Marco Island, Everglades City and Naples.
Supporting small Florida businesses helps revitalize the local economy. In fact, for every dollar spent at a small business, approximately 67 cents will stay in the community.
Supporting local businesses is always important, but never more so than in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian. Fortunately, the communities here on Florida’s Paradise Coast have come together to rebuild, revitalize and show their strength, and many local businesses in the Naples, Marco Island and Everglades area have reopened.
Saturday, November 26th is known as Small Business Saturday, and it’s a great day to support resilient, hard-working small business owners in the area. Several small businesses are open in Marco Island, Everglades City and Naples – here are just a few you won’t want to miss.
Brambles English Tea Room & Gift Shop
Stop in for a cuppa at Brambles English Tea Room in the 5th Avenue South neighborhood of Naples. The finest teas paired with delectable finger sandwiches, croissants, cottage pie and other favorites make this a fun and unique dining experience. Pick up a unique gift for yourself or a tea-loving friend. Brambles carries imported fine China, teapots, mugs, tea strainers and over 50 flavors of tea.
Campagna Hospitality Group
The foodie-owned Campagna Hospitality Group (CHG) is made up of three amazing Naples restaurants—Osteria Tulia, Bar Tulia and The French. Osteria Tulia serves deliciously prepared rustic Italian dishes surrounded by the ambiance of a restored Italian farmhouse. Some of the best craft bartenders in Naples have come together at Bar Tulia to create and serve a unique drink menu that complements Italian-influenced pub fare. The French is Naples’ first traditional French brasserie, serving casual French fare and coastal cuisine in a romantic streetside setting.
Doreen’s Cup of Joe
Everyone’s raving about the outstanding breakfast experience at Doreen’s. Head to Marco Island for delicious omelets, skillets, breakfast sandwiches and more. Using only the finest ingredients, this charming café is a popular place for locals and visitors alike. Get a seat on the front porch and have a glass of fresh squeezed Florida orange juice.
Grimms Stone Crab
Family owned and operated in Everglades City, Grimms Stone Crab specializes in serving fresh off-the-boat seafood, chowder, fish, shrimp, scallops, and of course, stone crab claws. If you can’t make it in person to Grimms retail store, you can always get your stone crab claws when you order online. All crabs shipped are caught less than 24 hours prior to shipping – so fresh!
Naples Soap Company
Offering the highest quality skincare and hair care products made with natural and organic ingredients, the Naples Soap Company opened in 2009 and has since expanded to 10 retail locations in Florida. Featuring natural soaps, scrubs, shampoo bars and much more, you’re sure to find the best beauty products for yourself or for a gift.
Tony's Off Third
If a gourmet café and bakery is what you’re looking for in Naples, you’ve found it. Family owned and operated since 1995, Tony’s Off Third offers coffee, bakery and wine selections. They prepare their baked goods, pastries, and breakfast items fresh daily, starting at 7am. Enjoy Tony’s exclusive coffee blend while you sit in the open-air courtyard and enjoy the day.
With nearly 60 years in business, the Naples-based, family-owned grocer Wynn’s Market is ready to feed you! Choose from delicious to-go options for lunch and dinner, a day at the beach, a picnic, or any occasion. Their deli features favorites like chicken salad, lobster salad, made-to-order sandwiches and savory casseroles. This season, you can get your holiday meals from Wynn’s through convenient online ordering. Feed your family and support local Naples at the same time.
A thriving and resilient Paradise Coast is open for business – and ready to welcome you with open arms!