Fodor's Expert Review The Loose Caboose

$$$ Gasparilla Island (Boca Grande) American

Revered by many—including Katharine Hepburn in her time—for its homemade ice cream, this is also a good spot for solid, affordable fare. Housed in the town's historic depot, it offers indoor and patio seating in an all-American setting. Expect slow service in season, and paper plates with plastic utensils.

American Casual Lunch Dinner $$$

Quick Facts

433 W. 4th St.
Boca Grande, Florida  33921, USA

941-964–0440

www.loosecaboose.biz

Known For:
  • Extremely rich (16% butterfat) ice cream
  • Green tomatoes and crab cake appetizer
  • Caboose Thai shrimp
Restaurant Details:
Rate Includes: No dinner Wed. or Apr.–Dec.

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