DOWN THE HATCH
This is a wonderful
choice for fresh local seafood, fried or steamed clams, and Alaskan
king crab legs. Lively, energetic crowds pack this inlet spot on the
Halifax River. Outdoor bar for sipping and boat watching. Early bird
specials offered until 5pm. Business casual attire.
4894 Front St, Ponce
EUROPEAN CAFE AND
authentic German restaurant and schnitzel haus serves "rib stickin'"
potatoes, stuffed cabbages, meats, and over 15 types of schnitzel.
Large selection of German beers available. Early bird specials.
210 South Atlantic Ave,
HUNGARIAN VILLAGE RESTAURANT
The owners, husband and wife
Hugo and Anna Maria, make the perfect team that keeps loyal locals
coming back for delicious food. Lean meats and moderate spices allow
for true flavors in authentic Hungarian cooking. Chicken paprika,
stuffed cabbage, sauerbraten and Hugo's homemade breads are delightful
options. In the same location for over 20 years. Business casual.
424 South Ridgewood Ave,
MCK'S DUBLIN STATION
Dine outside under the street
lamps or inside where the feeling is all Irish. Thursday nights,
corned beef and cabbage are always offered. Chicken, steaks, and
seafood are also available. Happy hour is two for one 4pm-7pm.
Business casual attire.
218 South Beach St,
PARK'S SEAFOOD RESTAURANT
This restaurant has been here
forever! Visitors that have made the trek down 1A for years, as well
as locals, continue to rave about Park's. Appropriately cool and dark
lounge area for a cocktail before dinner. Great fresh seafood any way
you like it - broiled, fried, or baked. The waitresses seem to know
901 North Beach St,
In business for a quarter of a
century and still going strong, Portofino's delights diners with
plates of traditional Italian fare such as veal and chicken marsala,
layers of meaty lasagna, and spaghetti and meatballs. Beer and wine
available. Business casual attire.
3124 South Atlantic Ave,
What this Chinese restaurant
and lounge lack in space, they make up for in taste! Diners pack this
place to enjoy great Chinese dishes from the Mandarin, Szechwan, and
Cantonese regions. The owners will make special dishes by request for
those on restricted diets. Sesame chicken and shrimp and vegetables in
brown sauce are two house specialties. Business casual attire.
1482 West Granada Blvd,
This authentic Italian
restaurant will have you saying "mamma mia!" Red checkered tablecloths
and a casual, fun atmosphere with encouraging owners. Great prices for
dishes such as chicken pasta, lasagna, spaghetti, salads, and subs.
For fun on Wednesdays, you can get a plate of spaghetti, a glass of
wine, and a karaoke lesson for $10! Business casual attire.
1010 Main St, Daytona
THE ST. REGIS
Located in what was once a
grand old house dating back to 1846, the St. Regis offers dining
inside where the rooms are furnished with antiques. Or, you can dine
outdoors on the patio, weather permitting. Romantic atmosphere.
Reservations recommended. Business casual attire.
509 Seabreeze Blvd, Hwy
A1A, Daytona Beach
BILLY'S TAP ROOM
Forging paths in
cuisine known as "Creative American," Billy's adds new twists to old
favorites such as lump crab cakes, hand-cut steaks, and the house
specialty, grouper, prepared over 20 different ways. The atmosphere is
much like an English pub with comfy seating, bird's eye maple bar, and
prices you may think are from a bygone era. With 78 years in business,
Billy's must be doing everything right! Reservations recommended.
Business dress attire.
58 East Granada Blvd,
The Chart House is a
wonderful selection for dining in Daytona. With its on the river
location, you can be assured you've got the best seats in the house!
Signature Caesar salad, filet mignon au poivre, and new seafood dishes
such as sesame crusted salmon. Offers an "uptown" wine flight, which
is a sampling of at least three different varieties of a red or white
wine. Wonderful service in a relaxed atmosphere. Reservations
recommended. Business dress attire.
1100 Marina Point Dr,
Located on a busy
pier, Crabby Joe’s is a great place to hang out and eat terrific
seafood. Start with grouper fingers, crab cakes, shark bites, and
wonderful fish chowders. Move on to Joe's ocean combo plate, crab
legs, oysters on the half shell, or Joe's famous fish sandwiches. The
nautical theme is consistent in the décor; bright wooden walls are
adorned with colorful fish decor. Casual dress.
3701 South Atlantic Ave,
at Sunglow Pier, Daytona Beach Shores
Located in the elegant Adam's
Mark Hotel, Clocktowers offers excellent seafood entrees, along with
an incredible view of the Atlantic and the historic Clocktower. Before
or after dinner, relax in the lobby bar that affords the same
breathtaking panorama. Reservations recommended. Business dress
100 North Atlantic Ave,
GENE'S STEAK HOUSE
Any cut of steak, aged and
grilled perfectly, is what Gene's is famous for. Since 1948, locals
and visitors can't get enough of the Western beef, fresh seafood, and
fabulous wine selections at this Daytona Beach mainstay. Candlelight
dining with full bar, and professional, efficient service.
Reservations recommended. Business dress attire.
3674 West International
Speedway Blvd, Daytona Beach 904-255-2059
Julian's has been a local
tradition since 1967. Serving superior prime rib, aged Western beef,
fresh seafood, Maine lobster, and lean pork chop house-style, Julian's
assures you that you can order any dish for superb tastes. Live music
Tuesday through Saturday nights. No reservations accepted. Business
88 South Atlantic Ave,
LA CREPE EN HAUT
Serving fine French cuisine
looks easy, especially when you've been doing it since 1975. La Crepe
maintains a standard of quality in food and wine unparalleled in
Daytona Beach. The wine list is arguably the best in the city. La
Crepe En Haut has been awarded "Top in Central Florida." Reservations
recommended. Business dress attire.
142 East Granada Blvd,
Tiny bubbles...the strains of
this "loungey" Don Ho song may greet you as you enter Sophie Kay's
Waterfall Restaurant. Why the waterfall? There are waterfalls
everywhere...even as a backdrop to the keyboardist who sits on an
elevated stage behind the bar, reminiscent of a Busby Berkley movie.
The music may be nostalgic, but the food is right on time. A wonderful
selection of steak, chicken and seafood - all at very reasonable
prices. Reservations recommended. Business dress attire.
3516 South Atlantic Ave,
Sit literally on the river
while feasting on down home, fresh Florida seafood. Thick and meaty
clam chowder, fresh catches prepared with a Southern twist, and sweet
sticky buns that will have you drooling. Casual dress.
4009 Halifax Dr, Port
Orange Bridge, Port Orange
INLET HARBOR RESTAURANT
Listen to the
strains of the Caribbean beat and hang out on the scenic deck at Inlet
Harbor. Start with smoked seafood pate, made from scratch daily. Enjoy
lobster tails and jumbo shrimp, seasoned and flash-fried golden brown.
133 Inlet Harbor Rd,
APPROX. 75 MINUTE DRIVE
DOLLY PARTON'S DIXIE
STAMPEDE DINNER & SHOW
8251 Vineland Road
The dinner show features horses, American buffalo, comedy, singing,
dancing and patriotic finale with a four-course meal.
ARABIAN NIGHTS DINNER SHOW
1600 Seven Seas
Drive, Lake Buena Vista
PIRATES DINNER ADVENTURE AND MARITIME MUSEUM
6400 Carrier Drive,
SLEUTH'S MYSTERY DINNER SHOWS
7508 Universal Blvd.
- Scott Joseph, Sentinel Restaurant Critic Sleuths perform a repertory
of murder mystery shows that involve the audience as participants who
must solve the crime.