Waterfront

Where to dine in St. Augustine when you want to be in sight of water.

St. Augustine, long an established port, offers many opportunities for dining within sight of the water.  There are restaurants on the numerous rivers and creeks, as well as the Intracoastal Waterway. There are restaurants on the beach, or with beach views of dunes, sand, surf, and a beautiful horizon. Here are the restaurants in the St. Augustine area that are waterfront or with water views for a significant number of tables.

A1A Ale Works

(904) 829-2977
1 King Street
view of bayfront from A1A Ale Works

This restaurant on the bayfront offers a full menu made from fresh ingredients as well as a wide selection of beers in their Tap Room.

Aunt Kate's

(904) 829-1105
612 Euclid Avenue
The deck view of St. Augustine's Aunt Kate's Restaurant, where boats are welcome.

At Aunt Kate's guests dine on local seafood favorites in a charming riverside setting just as others have done for over 100 years.

Barbara Jean's On The Water

(904) 280-7522
15 S Roscoe Blvd
Barbara Jean's On The Water in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida

Relax and enjoy Southern dishes and seafood at Barbara Jean's On The Water in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida

This beachfront restaurant serves lunch and dinner at the A Street entrance to St. Augustine Beach.

Beaches at Vilano

(904) 829-0589
254 Vilano Rd.
Beaches at Vilano offers indoor, deck, and river seating in St. Augustine, FL.

Beaches at Vilano is a beach bar and restaurant with a great menu. Dine inside, on the deck, or on the beach.

Cap's on the Water

(904) 824-8794
4325 Myrtle Street
Enjoy the sunset over the Matazas River while dining on some delicious Old Florida cuisine at St. Augustine's Cap's on the Water.

Cap's on the Water offers waterfront dining overlooking the Matanzas River with local seafood and Old Florida cuisine in St. Augustine.

Conch House Restaurant

(904) 829-8646
57 Comares Avenue

Conch House Restaurant is a St. Augustine staple known for their waterside dining and Caribbean flavors.

Creekside Dinery

(904) 829-6113
160 Nix Boatyard Road

Taste some Old Florida cooking at this local dinery, with live music, happy hour specials, and quaint outdoor and indoor dining.

Culinary Outfitters

(904) 829-2727
173 Shipyard Way
Culinary Outfitters in St. Augustine, Fl

Culinary Outfitters has been a local St. Augustine lunch favorite for years. In 2020, they moved to a new location where they offer the same fusion of French and American cuisines for lunch and dinner.

Harry's Seafood Bar & Grille

(904) 824-7765
46 Avenida Menendez
Harry's Seafood Bar and Grille is located on the bayfront, in the heart of downtown St. Augustine.

This New Orleans-style restaurant offers courtyard seating, a lively bar and intimate indoor tables and booths.

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

Kingfish Grill

(904) 824-2111
252 Yacht Club Drive
The Kingfish Grill offers a relaxing waterfront setting along with some of St. Augustine's best fresh seafood.

The Kingfish Grill restaurant is located on the water near the Vilano Bridge and offers a wide variety of fresh seafood, from oysters, shrimp, scallops, and crab to calamari, sushi, and the catch of the day.

Lulu's Waterfront Grille

(904) 285-0139
301 Rocoe Blvd., North
The deck at Lulu's offers shade from the hot sun plus weather curtains and heaters for cooler days.

Located right on the Intracoastal Waterway, this seafood favorite offers lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch.

Meehan's Irish Pub & Seafood House

(904) 810-1923
20 Avenida Menendez

Visitors can enjoy authentic Irish food, beers, and atmosphere at this restaurant and bar located on the bayfront in historic downtown St. Augustine.

O.C. White's Seafood

(904) 824-0808
118 Avenida Menendez
O.C. Whites Seafood & Spirits restaurant on the historic bayfront of St. Augustine, Florida.

This bayfront restaurant offers seafood, spirits, and an Old-World atmosphere.

Palm Valley Fish Camp

(904) 285-3200
299 N Roscoe Blvd
Entrance of Palm Valley Fish Camp in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fl

Palm Valley Fish Camp offers fresh seafood with a "neighborhood feel" located in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Some of their popular menu items include Whole Fried Market fish, Salt and Pepper Seared Tuna, and Low Boil. 

Pusser's Bar and Grille

(904) 280-7766
816 A1A N, Ste 100
Entrance to Pusser's Bar and Grille in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida

Pusser's Bar and Grille is a Caribbean inspired restaurant located in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Their menu includes fresh seafood, farm-to-market produce, Sunday brunch, a full bar, daily specials, and more. 

Reef Restaurant

(904) 824-8008
4100 Coastal Highway
The Reef Restaurant on Vilano Beach offers spectacular beachside views of the Atlantic Ocean.

Seafood and fine dining with an ocean view in Vilano Beach.

Salt Life Food Shack

(904) 217-3256
321 A1A Beach Blvd.
Salt Life Food Shack in St. Augustine, Florida.

"Eat, drink and be salty" at this beachside restaurant in St. Augustine Beach.

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.