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Enjoy a Drink or Two at These Amelia Island Bars!

Amelia Island is known for its laid-back atmosphere, charming feel, and plenty to see and do! One of the best things to do when you’re here is stop by a local bar and enjoy some drinks with friends and family. In this blog, we will explore the top bars to visit and what makes each one a unique experience. For even more Amelia Island vacation Ideas, get your copy of our Vacation Guide! Inside are all the best places to experience everything Amelia Island offers. Let’s hit the bars! 

Amelia Island Bars

Green Turtle Tavern

This eclectic spot is a local favorite of Amelia Island! Located in the historic district, the Green Turtle Tavern has fresh hand-crafted cocktails, live music, and friendly staff and patrons! This is the perfect place to experience Amelia Island locals and visitors’ welcoming attitude! Enjoy a cocktail and take in the lively vibes! 

Friends drinking at bar

Palace Saloon

The Palace Saloon is the oldest drinking establishment in Florida and has been serving patrons since 1903. This historic bar offers an old-time saloon atmosphere with live music and plenty of classic cocktails. Stop by to experience the past while enjoying a fun night out on Amelia Island! This is one of the best places to have a good drink and learn a little about Amelia Island’s history! 

Sandbar Amelia Island 

Sandbar Amelia Island is perfect for casual beachfront relaxation! This bar has an enormous indoor dining area and bar, as well as outdoor picnic tables where you can sip on a fresh cocktail and enjoy delicious food with the sand between your toes. Stop by and step into paradise at this oceanfront oasis! 

PJD’s Beer and Wine Garden

PJD’s Beer and Wine Garden is other great locals spot to stop by! This outdoor garden has a variety of craft beers and wines with plenty of seating options. Stroll through the park, admire the greenery, and find your favorite spot to enjoy a drink. It’s the perfect place to relax after a long day! Best of all, you’ll meet Amelia Island locals and learn more about the area! 

Wine and cheese

David’s Restaurant & Lounge 

David’s Restaurant & Lounge is ideal for a night of high-end experiences! Start dinner off with a drink before dinner, or wind down at the bar with a craft cocktail. The atmosphere is elegant and sophisticated, so plan on stopping by for a date night or any occasion! 

After experiencing some of the best Amelia Island bars, stay with Addison on Amelia Island!

After a day or night of exploring the local bar scene in the area, rejuvenate with us! Our rooms are your sanctuary during your visit to Amelia Island. Guest accommodations feature plenty of natural light, king-sized beds, and even private porches to enjoy a morning cup of coffee or an evening glass of wine! Enhance your stay with one of our packages.

Room 10 porch

Whether you’re visiting for a romantic getaway, outdoor adventure, or simply taking a much-needed break, we have everything to make your stay relaxing and unforgettable. Book your stay now, and retreat to Amelia Island!