Top Choice Seafood in Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge

Dixie Crossroads

Rodney Thompson developed the rock-shrimp fishery off Canaveral’s coast in the early 1970s and in 1983 his daughter, Laurilee, opened the Dixie Crossroads Seafood Restaurant. The aim: to put local shrimp back on the…
Top Choice Seafood in Cocoa Beach & Cape Canaveral

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 French in Vero Beach

Maison Martinique

In Vero Beach, Maison Martinique offers outstanding French cuisine with first-rate service and intimate surrounds. On warm evenings, eat by the little pool; for something more casual, head to the romantic Havana pia…
Top Choice Seafood in Cocoa Beach & Cape Canaveral

Seafood Atlantic

With deep roots in Canaveral's fishing industry, this restaurant (with outdoor deck) is one of the few places to serve locally sourced shrimp, crabs, mussels, clams, oysters and fish. If they're in, order a bucket o…
Top Choice Vegetarian in Cocoa Beach & Cape Canaveral

Green Room Cafe

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


Fuel up pre- or post-beach at this sunny cafe, serving sandwiches, flatbread pizza, ice cream and coffee drinks.
Barbecue in Cocoa Beach & Cape Canaveral

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.
Cafe in Cocoa Beach & Cape Canaveral

Simply Delicious

In a darling little yellow house on the southbound stretch of A1A, this homey Americana place packs in locals for a scrumptious menu with unusually delicious delights like mahi-mahi Reuben sandwiches and malted waff…
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El Ambia Cubano

Conga stools, weekend salsa, jazz and acoustic guitar, and tasty family cooking in a tiny spot across from Crane Creek.
Cafe in Vero Beach

Lemon Tree

Bright and busy, this cheerful downtown eatery is particularly popular for weekend brunch.