Named Among Top 10% in the World: Old Captiva House, Normandie Seaside Cafe and Crow’s Nest Bar & Grille

Captiva, FL: Sanibel Captiva Beach Resorts (SCBR) announces today that three of the corporation’s flagship restaurants have received prestigious 2021 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards, signifying a Top 10% approval rating in the world. These are Old Captiva House and Crow’s Nest Bar & Grille at ‘Tween Waters Island Resort & Spa of Captiva, along with Normandie Seaside Cafe at West Wind Island Resort of Sanibel.

“We’re delighted with the awards and the outstanding efforts these positive reviews represent — in quality cuisine, exceptional customer service and outstanding guest experiences,” says Laurent Bosc, Director of Food & Beverage for Sanibel Captiva Beach Resorts. “We thank the many, many guests this past year who applauded our efforts to be the best on Sanibel and Captiva Islands with their reviews and comments.”

Greg Nelson, Executive Chef for all SCBR dining outlets and food service, added that “our corporation strives to deliver only the best in our ingredients, preparation, presentation and customer satisfaction. This is a top-down commitment to fulfill our corporate mission: to deliver a warm, friendly and memorable island resort experience that provides value so exceptional, folks want to return again and again.”

CEO Doug Babcock noted that “these awards reflect the commitment our entire Food and Beverage division has made to excellence, especially considering the past many months of pandemic challenges. We’re all extremely proud and excited.”

Old Captiva House is Captiva Island’s number one fine dining experience, specializing in fresh Florida seafood and creative inspirations by Executive Chef Greg Nelson — complete with a front-row view of Captiva’s breathtaking sunset. 

Crow’s Nest Bar & Grille is the casual, comfortable family dining choice for island guests, featuring a menu of favorites plus nightly fun, from dinner specials to live entertainment — the best on Captiva Island.

Normandie Seaside Cafe is a superior choice for intimate dining and delicious cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner — just steps from the private beachfront of West Wind Island Resort.