EJ’s Bayfront Cafe is owned and operated by Eric J Becker

Learn who is behind scenes at EJ’s Bayfront Cafe. Meet the owner and staff who’s experience and hard work earned the title of Naples Best Brunch.

Eric Becker is a graduate of Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts in St Louis, Missouri. The Cuisine Diploma, a comprehensive and rigorous training program, is taught by leading Chefs from the culinary world.  It provides a solid grounding in professional techniques and explains how to take classic dishes and give them an original and contemporary new style.

Previously Becker was employed as a line cook at Governors Run Golf and Country Club in Carlyle Illinois. Later he became the Food and Beverage Manager at Hilton Golf and Country Club St. Louis, Missouri. He was also a partner at Eli’s, a restaurant and lounge in Carlyle, Illinois.​​

Our Chefs prepare each meal for you using locally purchase fresh ingredients. Sit at the bar and watch as they prepare your meal. Awards and certificates from Zagat and TripAdvisor on our walls serve as endorsements for the quality of service and menu item you will receive.

Our awesome wait staff has been lauded many times on our 5-star online reviews. Most reviews mention our staff’s…

-Being Prompt and Attentive
-Service with a Smile
-Being Available
-Being Exceptional


EJ’s is a Pet Friendly Restaurant. Our outdoor dining area is ideal a great place to bring your pet and relax in the breeze. EJ’s is located close to the City of Naples Dog Park (Central Bark). What a great way to wind down after an exhausting session at the park (for you and your dog.) Your pet will be treated to a cold bowl of water and a snack while you enjoy breakfast or lunch. See our listing on the pet-friendly website, Bring Fido.