Top things to do in Cocoa Beach

Top Choice Seafood in Cocoa Beach

Fat Snook

Hidden inside an uninspired building, tiny Fat Snook stands out as an oasis of fine cooking. Under the direction of Mona and John Foy, gourmet seafood is expertly prepared with unexpected herbs and spices influenced…
Top Choice Vegetarian in Cocoa Beach

Green Room Cafe

Focusing all its energies on the 'goodness within,' this super cafe delights the health-conscious with fruit-combo acai bowls, wheat- and gluten-free sandwiches, real fruit smoothies, and homemade soups and wraps. I…
Pier in Cocoa Beach

Cocoa Beach Pier

Souvenir shops, restaurants and bars stretch along this 800ft pier built as a family attraction in 1962. It remains the focus of annual events such as the Easter Surf Festival. Fishing rods are available to rent for…
Clothing in Cocoa Beach

Ron Jon Surf Shop

With live music, classic cars and a warehouse jammed with everything you could possibly need for a day at the beach, the massive 52,000-sq-ft Ron Jon is more than a store. And should you find yourself needing surf w…
Cafe in Cocoa Beach

Simply Delicious

In a darling little yellow house on the southbound stretch of A1A, this homey establishment packs in locals for a scrumptious menu with unusually delicious delights including fresh strawberry crepes and malted waffl…
Barbecue in Cocoa Beach

Slow and Low Barbecue

After a day on the beach, nothing satisfies better than a plate overflowing with barbecue ribs, fried okra, turnip greens and sweet fried potatoes. There's a daily happy hour and live music Thursday through Sunday. …
Park in Cocoa Beach

Lori Wilson Park

A 32-acre, coastal park with a mellow vibe and facilities including wheelchair access, a playground, picnic tables and grills and a small dog-play area. Parking is free and plentiful. The sand is soft and the water …
Seafood in Cocoa Beach

Squid Lips Overwater Bar & Grill

With its outdoor seating, the newest member of the three-restaurant franchise pretty much rules. You cross a moat filled with koi to enter, and the views out over the Banana River are stunning. The Cajun bacon-wrapp…
Surfing in Cocoa Beach

Easter Surf Festival

Hosted by Ron Jon Surf School, this Easter weekend surfing festival has been a tradition since 1964 and now draws crowds of more than 100,000 fans to watch some of the best surfers in the world.
Bar in Cocoa Beach

Coconuts on the Beach

Coconut isn't just a name; it's a favored ingredient. The oceanfront 'party deck' hosts regular live music and gets packed with revelers, especially during the high season and on spring break.