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Amelia Island Restaurants


Guide to Amelia Island Dining, Cafés, Bistros, Seafood and Places to Eat During Your Stay on Amelia Island, Florida.



When you vacation on Amelia Island, dining out is always at the top of your priorities! We've compiled this comprehensive directory to help you find the right restaurant to whet your appetite, including options for fine dining, American and casual restaurants, local seafood, Mexican, Cuban, French and everything in between. You'll find most of the restaurants clustered near Centre Street, on the western side of the island near the Amelia River, although there are a few scattered around the island off of the A1A that are worthy of a brief drive or bike ride.

Located on Florida's northern coast, Amelia Island is of course a great place to taste local seafood, with a number of eateries offering fresh catches prepared with traditional Southern flavors. Bon apetite!
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Casual Dining

Verandah Restaurant

142 Racquet Park Dr
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 277-5958

Hotel seafood & Southern-food eatery with rustic decor touches plus oak tree & tennis complex views.

David's Restaurant & Lounge

802 Ash St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 310-6049

Upscale American bar & grill with stylish, contemporary decor & a focus on classic steaks & seafood.

España Restaurant & Tapas

22 S 4th St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 261-7700

Paella specialist turning out traditional Spanish fare in a modest, comfy space with outdoor seats.

Brett's Waterway Cafe

1 S Front St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 261-2660

Cafe serving Southern-style fare such as fried green tomatoes against a scenic waterfront backdrop.

Timoti's Seafood Shak

21 N 3rd St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 310-6550

Fish tacos, lobster rolls & other fin fare is served at this simple shack with an outdoor patio.

Ms. Carolyn's Restaurant

2120 Sadler Rd
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 261-6277

Unassuming strip-mall eatery featuring down-home American breakfast platters & lunch items.

Beach Diner

2006 S 8th St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 310-3750

Local diner chain serving a menu of breakfast, salads & sandwiches in a casual setting.

Joe's 2nd Street Bistro

14 S 2nd St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 321-2558

A romantic courtyard & classic eats from crab cakes to filet mignon star at this New American spot.

Tasty's Fresh Burgers and Fries

710 Centre St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 321-0409

Beef & bison burgers with regular or sweet potato fries & shakes in a renovated former gas station.

T-Rays Burger Station

202 S 8th St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 261-6310

Old garage turned funky diner known for down-home breakfasts & lunches, including renowned burgers.

Oceanside Bar & Grill

53 Beach Lagoon Rd
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 491-4113

Sumptuous hotel poolside eatery with refined American fare in airy, light-filled surrounds.

Lucas On Centre

614 Centre St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 310-9968

Gastropub serving comfort food, small plates and fast service.

29 South

29 S 3rd St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 277-7919

Bistro offering Southern twists on New American fare using some ingredients from its own garden.

The Patio Place (Bistro, Wine Bar, Creperie)

416 Ash St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 410-3717

Outdoor seating, serving comfort food and small plates of casual fare.

The Happy Tomato Courtyard Cafè & BBQ

7 S 3rd St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 321-0707

Cozy hangout serving up BBQ, salads & sandwiches, plus beer & wine, in homey digs with a patio.

Falcon's Nest

36 Amelia Village Cir
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 277-5166

Roomy, family-friendly pub at the Omni resort with comfort food, TVs, pool & aviation-themed decor.

Amelia Tavern Restaurant & Brewpub

318 Centre St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 310-6088

Brewpub serving casual food with fast service and a cozy atmosphere.

Sliders Seaside Grill

1998 S Fletcher Ave
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 277-6652

Diners enjoy fried shrimp & waterfront views at this chill, 2-story eatery with live music.

Bob's Steak & Chop House

80 Amelia Village Cir
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 432-2201

Texas-born local chain serving big slabs of beef, seafood & a large wine list in a woodsy ambiance.

Gilbert's Underground Kitchen

510 S 8th St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 310-6374

Bright & cozy eatery featuring down-home Southern eats with modern twists & mason jar cocktails.

Marsh View Bar & Grill

201 Sea Marsh Rd
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 261-6161

Swanky spot at Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort with casual Southern fare, plus outdoor seating.

Cafe Karibo

27 N 3rd St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 277-5269

Chill, friendly bistro offers standard New American fare, a garden patio & an adjacent brewpub.

Bright Mornings Bistro and Café

105 S 3rd St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 491-1771

Modest mainstay serving American classics for breakfast & lunch in quaint, cozy quarters.

The 801 Kitchen and Bar

801 Beech St
Amelia Island, FL 32034
(904) 775-5909

Reservations required at this elegantly casual eatery serving happy hour and late-night food.

Barbara Jean's Restaurant

960030 Gateway Blvd
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 277-3700

Basic setting for Southern-style comfort fare including meatloaf, potato cheese soup & sandwiches.
Seafood Restaurants

Cedar River Seafood

2728 Sadler Rd
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 491-0445

Bustling, informal mainstay dispensing generously portioned seafood plates plus gator & steaks.

Lulu's At the Thompson's House

11 S 7th St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 432-8394

Seafood-centered New Orleans- & Charleston-inspired dishes in an art-lined cozy old coach house.

Marina Seafood Restaurant

101 Centre St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 261-5310

Fried fish & other Lowcountry staples served amid nautical decor in a circa-1880s brick building.
Fine Dining

Burlingame

20 S 5th St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 432-7671

Intimate, sophisticated eatery featuring modern & seasonal American dishes, plus patio tables.

Salt

Located in the Ritz-Carlton
4750 Amelia Island Pkwy
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 277-1100

High-end restaurant within the posh Ritz-Carlton Hotel crafting seasonal New American cuisine.
Pizza & Italian

Arte Pizza

4113, 109 N 3rd St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 277-1515

Wood-fired pies & beers are the specialty at this comfy pizzeria with a warm, contemporary interior.

Ciao Italian Bistro

302 Centre St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 206-4311

Intimate mom-&-pop bar & eatery with Italian mains & gluten-free options, plus outdoor seating.

Four Seasons Bistro

474305 E State Rd 200
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 310-6821

Casually elegant restaurant offering pasta dishes & other Italian fare along with beer & wine.

Moon River Pizza

925 S 14th St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 321-3400

Hopping, cash-only pizzeria serving thin-crust pies, salads & draft beer by the pitcher or glass.

Natural Slice Pizza & Surf Shop

75 Amelia Village Cir
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 491-4115

Laid-back pizzeria with create-your-own pies, beer & wine, plus surf-inspired apparel & swimsuits.
Mexican

Pablo's Mexican Cuisine

12 N 2nd St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 261-0049

An array of Mexican favorites & margaritas served in a relaxed, warm environment with a roomy patio.

Pepper's Cocina Mexicana & Tequila Bar

530 Centre St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 277-2011

Happy hour and late-night comfort food with a Mexican flavor.
French

Le Clos

20 S 2nd St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 261-8100

Sophisticated French dishes with a focus on seafood, presented in a candlelit, cozy cottage.
Cuban

Hola Cuban Cafe

117 Centre St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 206-1985

Colorful Cuban eatery serving breakfast & pressed sandwiches, with a dog-friendly patio.
Ice Cream, Bakeries & Desserts

Cold Stone Creamery

808 Sadler Rd
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 491-8227

Ice cream chain offering design-your-own creations hand-mixed on a granite slab, plus shakes & more.

DeNucci's Soft Serve

2210 Sadler Rd
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 310-6837

Dessert Shop and ice cream.

Fantastic Fudge

218 Centre St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 277-4801

Tasty homemade fudge and a wide selection of candies, ice cream and coffee.

Island Time Premium Frozen Yogurt

306 Centre St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 432-7147

Nana Teresa's Bake Shop

13 N 3rd St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(904) 277-7977

Delicious fresh-baked sweets, cupcakes, cookies, pies, cakes, tarts and other homemade goodies.

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Amelia Island Restaurants

Amelia Island Restaurants

We've compiled this comprehensive directory to help you find the right restaurant to whet your appetite, including options for casual dining, local seafood, Mexican, Cuban, French and everything in between. You'll find most of the restaurants clustered near Centre Street, on the western side of the island near the Amelia River, although there are a few scattered around the island off of the A1A that are worthy of a brief drive or bike ride.
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