Rich, flavorful Minorcan chowder kicks it up a notch with the addition of zippy datil peppers and hearty fresh clams. Our real estate agents indulge their cravings for one of Florida's famous foods at these wonderful restaurants right near the coast.
- Funky Pelican - 215 Hwy. A1A, Flagler Beach, FL 32136
Funky Pelican may sound like the name of a 1960s dance craze, but it's a delightful seaside restaurant right down the street from Flagler Beach homes for sale. Both indoor and outdoor seating offer expansive views of the ocean as you dine on Minorcan clam chowder, seafood jambalaya, fish tacos, and other island-inspired dishes. Hours are 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. daily.
- Hurricane Patty's - 69 Lewis Blvd., St. Augustine, FL 32084
When you're viewing Saint Augustine homes for sale, be sure to stop for a lunch break at Hurricane Patty's. Located alongside Oyster Creek, the restaurant is housed in a historic 1920s fish house. According to legend, Hurricane Patty's is haunted by the ghost of a woman still mourning her lover, who was lost to the sea. Hurricane Patty's is open seven days a week from 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. except for Friday and Saturday when hours are extended to 10 p.m.
- Sunset Grille - 421 A1A Beach Blvd., St. Augustine, FL 32080
The soft pastel color palette and menu of fresh, locally-sourced seafood make Sunset Grille a favorite of residents and visitors alike. The same datil peppers that flavor Minorcan chowder are found in Sunset Grille's signature sauce and housemade ranch dressing. In the true "melting pot" spirit of American, Sunset Grill serves New Minorcan Chowder, a mashup of New England and Minorcan styles. Hours are 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 11 a.m. - 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
- Beachcomber - 2 A St., St. Augustine Beach, FL 32080
True to its name, the Beachcomber started out in the 1940s as a classic seaside shack where people could grab a bite to eat and a cold beverage. Fast-forward to 2022, where the restaurant has grown with the times, but still serves some of the best food and drinks near Saint Augustine Beach homes for sale. The pet-friendly Beachcomber also has a sandpit stocked with toys for kids to enjoy. Hours are 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. daily.
- Coop 303 - 303 Atlantic Blvd., Atlantic Beach, FL 32233
Whether you're on a date night or catching up with friends around Atlantic Beach homes for sale, choose the relaxed elegance of Coop 303. Seating options range from intimate alcove booths to outdoor tables on the front porch, upstairs balcony, or rooftop garden. Don't miss their popular small plate appetizer, Peaches & Cream, which includes neither peaches nor cream. This tasty favorite is made with fried green tomatoes, burrata cheese, peach jam, and a mustard balsamic reduction. Coop 303 is open 11 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 11 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
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