Life is Better ... on the Water
Welcome Aboard Bonita Bay
Residents & All Boaters!
Bonita Bay Marina is a full service marina located in the beautiful Bonita Bay community on the Imperial River at the south end of Estero Bay. We offer wet slips and dry boat storage, as well as on-site fueling and light mechanical services.
Our waterfront restaurant, Backwater Jacks, is accessible to all Bonita Bay residents and to others who make reservations, by land, as well as to all who arrive by boat. Come enjoy great casual dining, or carry out for those days on the go. The Bonita Bay Marina and Backwater Jacks are owned exclusively by Bonita Bay residents.
Enjoy great waterfront dining at Backwater Jacks!
Backwater Jacks bar and restaurant at the beautiful Bonita Bay Marina on the Imperial River is open for dinner Tuesday through Saturday from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm and for lunch on Saturday and Sunday from Noon to 2:00 pm starting from November 1, 2019 through April 30, 2020. The bar is open Tuesday through Saturday from 3:00 pm and during lunch hours on Saturdays and Sundays.
Non-residents of Bonita Bay must call ahead to reserve a table and be cleared through the front gate.
CALL 239-992-3010 FOR RESERVATIONS
Our Jack’s Pack dining rewards program continues throughout the year. Click on the Backwater Jacks page for details and an application.
So, please come in often to taste our delicious drinks, exciting menu featuring fresh, local, sustainable seafood, and nightly dinner specials.
For online reservations:
Take to the Water With Captain Ed's Charter Boats
Widely considered the best charter service in Southwest Florida, Captain Ed’s has been a Bonita Bay tradition since 1992. Offering sunset cruises, dolphin tours, fishing charters and much more, Captain Ed’s is the ideal way to hit the water!