FORT MYERS, Fla.
- Aug. 10, 2018
-- Bell Tower Shops, widely known as a destination for casual lunches, romantic dinners and nights out with friends, has added another element to its food and beverage offerings.
Three restaurants now serve brunch on the weekends, offering unique culinary options to further diversify the dining experience at Bell Tower Shops.
"So many restaurants in Southwest Florida focus on breakfast, lunch and dinner, but brunch continues to grow in popularity,"
said Shannon Palzer, marketing manager for Bell Tower Shops. "The restaurants at Bell Tower Shops have always been ahead of culinary trends, and a weekend brunch appeals to families, young professionals and foodies. And of course, Bell Tower Shops is a great spot for a leisurely stroll after cleaning your plate."
Society's new brunch menu (https://societyfortmyers.com/
menu/) debuts Sunday, Aug. 12. Entrée selections include coconut fried shrimp with homemade grits, surf and turf eggs benedict, crispy chicken and waffles, truffle grilled cheese, a variety of sushi plates and other selections, along with brunch-inspired cocktails, champagne and wine. Brunch includes a 60-minute period of unlimited cocktails. The inaugural brunch also features an electric violinist at noon and sounds by DJ Spiff at 3 p.m. Society's brunch hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sundays.
World of Beer's innovative "beerunch" menu (https://worldofbeer.com/TavernMenus/BellTower
) includes skillets, breakfast tacos, Belgian beer waffles, a chicken and waffle sandwich, breakfast and flatbread sandwiches, pretzels, nachos and salads. For $23, the "Bottomless Booze Brunch" includes an entrée paired with endless mimosas, beermosas or micheladas. Brunch is served at World of Beer from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays.
Bistro 41's contemporary brunch menu (http://bistro41.com/menus/brunch-menu/
) features omelets, quiches, skillets, cinnamon rolls, French toast, soups, salads, hamburgers, fish tacos and a limited selection of deluxe sandwiches. Brunch is served at Bistro 41 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays.
Additionally, Mimi's Café (http://www.mimiscafe.com/)
serves its incredible pancakes, omelets, eggs benedict, crepes, quiches and other breakfast staples throughout the day, along with five types of mimosas. Fresh Market (https://www.thefreshmarket.com/
carries a variety of hot coffee and freshly baked pastries, and another new addition at Bell Tower Shops, Spice Wine Smoothies (https://www.facebook.com/
, sells both hot and cold coffees with a limited selection of pastries and snacks.
Bell Tower Shops is open from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturdays and noon to 5 p.m. on Sundays. Operating hours for anchor stores, restaurants and the movie theater may vary from regular center hours.
Bell Tower Shops is undergoing a comprehensive redevelopment to modernize the landmark destination through updated architecture, redesigned storefronts, fresh paint and contemporary lighting. All retail stores, boutiques and restaurants will maintain regular operating hours during construction.About Bell Tower Shops
Bell Tower Shops is a landmark shopping, dining and entertainment destination centrally located in Fort Myers, Florida. The open-air center offers fine retail shops including eclectic boutiques and shopping favorites Williams-Sonoma, Chico's, White House | Black Market, Victoria's Secret, Pink and Talbots. Exceptional shopping is complemented by distinctive restaurants:
Bistro 41, Cru, DaRuMa Japanese Steak House, Grimaldi's Pizzeria, Blue Pointe Oyster Bar & Seafood Grill, Cantina Laredo, Mimi's Café, T.G.I. Friday's and Society. In addition to The Fresh Market, Bed Bath & Beyond and a 20-screen Regal Cinema complex, Bell Tower Shops is home to exceptional specialty retailers and restaurants including Society, World of Beer, Francesca's Collection and Ulta. A community partner and pet-friendly destination, Bell Tower Shops hosts special events throughout the year, including concerts, fundraisers, art fairs and more. Visit www.thebelltowershops.com for more information.About Madison Marquette
Madison Marquette (https://madisonmarquette.com/)
merged operations with PMRG (https://pmrg.com/)
in June 2018 to create a new leader in commercial real estate. The firm offers PMRG's leasing, property management, investment management and development services, combined with Madison Marquette's specialized development, investment and marketing expertise. Madison Marquette's strength in retail and mixed-use assets joins PMRG's office, medical, industrial and multi-family capabilities to provide national leadership across asset classes. PMRG's dominance in the southern US combines with Madison Marquette's presence in primary gateway markets on both coasts to serve the top institutional owners and investors in the industry. The company provides leasing and management services to a diverse portfolio of 330 assets in 24 states and manages an investment portfolio valued at over $6 billion. The combined company is headquartered in Washington, DC with a major presence in Houston, TX. With 600 professionals in 12 regional markets, the merged firm is a member of the Capital Guidance group of companies.