American in St Augustine


Grab a burger from Caddyshack restaurant and bar, named for the movie starring Bill Murray, who – along with his five brothers – owns it.
Burgers in Amelia Island

T-Ray's Burger Station

Inside an Exxon gas station, this high-carb, high-fat, low-pretense diner and take-out joint is worth the cholesterol spike. Revered by locals, the big breakfasts are just that, and daily specials sell out fast. Jui…
American in Palatka

Angel's Dining Car

Looking like the spawn of a soda can and a subway car, honk your horn for curbside service or slide into a vinyl booth inside this diner for iconic menu items like Monnie (mini) burgers, black-bottom eggs (scrambled…
Modern American in Daytona Beach

Fusion 43 at the Rose Villa

Intimate and delightful, this under-the-radar fine-dining bistro occupies a charming Victorian house and garden a few miles north of Daytona. The eclectic menu has distinctly European and South American influences: …
Modern American in St Augustine


Oozing hipster-locavore earnestness, this farm-to-table restaurant serves whimsical neo-Southern creations in an oh-so-cool dining room. Although the service and general vibe might be a little too cool for school, i…
Modern American in Amelia Island


This classy, understated bistro tucked off the side of busy 8th St is gaining momentum as a local favorite. Those in the know rave about innovative and exquisite creations with a seafood leaning: scallops over brais…
American in Daytona Beach

Daytona Brickyard

Sit cheek by jowl with bikers and speedway fiends at this beloved grease pit, in a one-of-a-kind A-frame building jammed to the hilt with racing memorabilia. Burgers, wings and T-bones are done to perfection, and th…
Burgers in Jacksonville Area Beaches

Colonel Mustard's Phatburger

Even the kids get involved at this no-frills, friendly, family-owned-and-operated burger joint a few blocks back from the beach. It's cheap and cheery and guaranteed to please: although vegetarians will be disappoin…
Diner in Jacksonville Area Beaches

Metro Diner

Best for brunch in Jacksonville Beach, this tried-and-true diner has been in business since 1938. These days it's usually packed, especially on weekends. Benedicts for brunch, meatloaf, big fish sandwiches and chick…
Modern American in St Augustine

Gas Full Service

Its increasing popularity as a lunch spot means you'll likely be vying for a table at this fantastic retro gas-station-esque cafe. The buzz is about the burgers: freshly baked buns, local beef, fried green tomatoes …