Friends Gathered at Table for Food and Drinks

A Traveler’s Guide to the Best Restaurants on Amelia Island

Look no further if you’re looking for a delicious meal while on Amelia Island! We’ve compiled a list of the top four places to eat on the island. From seafood to barbecue, there’s something for everyone. So, sit back, relax, and let us guide you to where to eat on Amelia Island

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Our 4 Favorite Places to Eat on Amelia Island

Timoti’s Seafood Shak

If you’re in the mood for some of the most delicious eats in Amelia Island, you must try Timoti’s Seafood Shak! This local favorite is known for serving savory classics like fried shrimp and hush puppies to flavorful poke bowls. All of their dishes are wild caught and served fresh each day! Best of all, this is a casual spot, so you can enjoy it without needing an occasion.

Fried shrimp

The Happy Tomato

The Happy Tomato is located in Fernandina Beach and is a charming cafe and BBQ destination for visitors and locals alike! Owner and chef Richard Bolton has been serving up food for Fernandina Beach since 2007 and continues to attract people from all over. Come try their meats, salads, and sides. You’ll be coming back for more each time you visit Amelia Island! They are a family-owned business, so you can rest assured that each meal is made with love and passion for cooking delicious dishes.

Hofbrau Amelia

This restaurant is a different experience here on Amelia Island. Hofbrau Amelia serves authentic German food in a relaxed environment. Come try their selection of German beers and sausages. You’ll feel like you’ve landed in Germany right here in Florida! Pair the food and drinks with the beautiful views and charming fountain; you’ll always want to stay.

German food

 The Sandbar

This popular restaurant is a truly special experience. The Sandbar is located right on the beach! Enjoy mouth-watering seafood and a refreshing cocktail as the waves crash on the Florida shore. You can’t get any close to the beach than this! The restaurant features a wide range of menu items and plenty of drinks to choose from. Come here and get pampered right on the sand. It really doesn’t get any better than this!

Get Your Breakfast with the Addison on Amelia Island

It’s best not to forget about the most important meal of the day: breakfast! When you stay with the Addison on Amelia Island, you’re in for a great home-cooked meal each morning with the freshest possible ingredients from local farmer’s markets! Now that you know where to eat on Amelia Island, browse and book any of our fourteen guest rooms and prepare for your culinary experiences today! 

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Whether looking for a romantic getaway or simply escaping the hustle and bustle of everyday life, The Addison on Amelia Island is the perfect retreat!