Southern

Southern Food and Southern style cooking is within reach with our guide to St. Augustine Restaurants. Find menus serving fried chicken, fresh fish, biscuits and gravy, shrimp and grits, corn bread, pecan pie, and other classic comfort foods. The nation's oldest city has historically been a destination for travelers looking to experience the beauty of the American South, and that includes all the delicious dishes the region is known for. There's nothing quite like a home-cooked meal, and many of the restaurants in this category works towards that authentic taste fresh from the kitchen. 

Experience all that Old Florida has to offer for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Southern food is cooked with heart, home, and hospitality in mind.

Back 40 A1A

(904) 429-9906
6101 A1A South
The interior of the Back 40 A1A in St. Augustine.

The Back 40 A1A offers the same eclectic southern, islands, and south of the border cuisines as Back 40 Urban Café.

Catch 27

(904) 217-3542
40 Charlotte Street

Fresh, local seafood in the heart of historic downtown St. Augustine.

Chick-fil-A

(904) 810-2201
1752 US Highway 1 S

A Southern staple fast food chain specializing in everything chicken.

Cracker Barrel

(904) 829-9222
2441 SR 16

Cracker Barrel restaurant offers classic Southern dishes.

The Floridian

(904) 829-0655
72 Spanish St.
The Floridian Restaurant at 72 Spanish Street in St. Augustine.

The Floridian Restaurant offers fresh and delicious meals for lunch and dinner on Spanish Street.

Fried Chicken Kitchen

(904) 599-6161
Fried Chicken Kitchen truck at the Castillo in St. Augustine.

Often found at 1510 North Ponce de Leon Blvd., Fried Kitchen Chicken travels throughout St. Augustine to share their fresh, crispy fried chicken.

Waterfront dining, live music, a full bar, and great seafood entrees are available at Hurricane Patty's.

Ice Plant

(904) 829-6553
110 Riberia St.

Vintage, circa-1920s bar and restaurant. Offering craft cocktails, fresh food and fresh-distilled liquors.

KFC: I-95

(904) 824-2661
2515 County Rd. 208
Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant building outside St. Augustine, Florida

Kentucky Fried Chicken, known to most as KFC, is one of the world's most popular chicken restaurant chains.

KFC: South

(904) 829-6019
1805 U.S. Highway 1 South
Outside KFC in historic Saint Augustine.

This popular fast food chain offers southern food and fried chicken for individuals and families.

Maple Street Biscuit Company

(904) 217-7814
39 Cordova St.
Maple Street Biscuit Company is located on Cordova St., in the heart of St. Augustine's historic district.

Serving freshly made comfort food for breakfast and lunch, Maple Street's newest location is in the heart of St. Augustine's historic district.

Moultrie Creek Diner

(904) 797-0200
4010 U.S. 1 South
Moultrie Creek Diner offer great breakfast platters seven days a week.

This diner near St. Augustine Shores offers great homestyle breakfasts and lunches seven days a week.

Ned's Southside Kitchen

(904) 794-2088
2450 US Highway 1 S

This friendly local restaurant serves a surprisingly varied menu.

PK's Roosevelt Room

(904) 209-5704
121 St. George Street
PK's Roosevelt Room from St. George Street

PK's Roosevelt Room offers breakfast and brunch options with ingredients from local farmers, fishermen, butchers, and bakers in St. Augustine, Fl.

Preserved Restaurant

(904) 679-4940
102 Bridge Street
Southern hospitality and delicious food in a magnificently restored setting are the specialties of the house at Preserved Restaurant in St. Augustine's Lincolnville district.

This restaurant boasts locally-sourced southern fare in a beautifully preserved, historic setting.

Redfrog & McToad's

(904) 814-8430
5545 A1A South

Great restaurant located off A1A serving up fresh and delicious menu items like fish tacos, ahi tuna, and more.

Salt Water Cowboys

(904) 471-2332
299 Dondanville Rd
Salt Water Cowboys restaurant at sunset in St. Augustine.

Experience real Southern dining and waterfront views at Salt Water Cowboys on Anastasia Island.

Scarlett O'Hara's

(904) 824-6535
70 Hypolita Street
Scarlett O'Hara's glitters during St. Augustine's Nights of Lights holiday celebration.

A cozy pub with a famous outdoor porch and oyster bar overlooking Hypolita Street.

Smoked. Southern BBQ

(904) 824-8222
11 Magnolia Avenue
Smoked. Southern BBQ

A wonderful outside barbeque joint serving the freshest local ingredients in St. Augustine.

Smokin' D's BBQ — North

(904) 295-8952
1409 N Ponce de Leon Blvd.

This Smokin' D's location serves smoked, barbequed meat and the best southern sides, just blocks from Old St. Augustine.