Good food, good atmosphere, good company… there is scarcely a more enjoyable form of entertainment than going out to eat. Whether you’re the adventurous type who likes to try out a new place every week, or you like to stick to the tried and true, here are a few of the best restaurants Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida has to offer.
Scrumptious Southern flavors collide with seafood at Palm Valley Fish Camp. With a four-and-a-half star rating, this Ponte Vedra Beach staple on the intracoastal has also been awarded a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence from 2015-2018. Head down to this 2016 Golden Spoon Award winner and indulge in some local cuisine like gator tail, conch, and shrimp. The atmosphere is fresh, lively and inviting, and located on the Intracoastal, the views couldn’t be better!
The ever-popular Restaurant Medure is a Jacksonville gem. Gleaming on many a “best of” list, this establishment serves up an interesting fusion of American, Asian, European and Mediterranean cuisine. With the option to get moving on the dance floor to some live music, or relax in the elegant dining room, this spot is sure to entertain. Be sure to take advantage of the half-off bottles of wine on Monday nights!
For those who love to golf, and even those who don’t, dining at Nineteen on TPC Sawgrass will never disappoint. Offering wide open views of the 9th and 18th holes and the pristine presentation lawn, this venue is a fantastic option for an upscale meal after a day of enjoying sunshine on the course. With a warm and inviting atmosphere, Nineteen is open to the public to enjoy the delicious continental cuisine in casual yet elegant style. Also, within the Sawgrass gates is 3 Palms Grille which offers brunch, cocktails, lunch and dinner with views of the Oak Bridge Golf Course and a lovely patio for outside sitting.
On the beach, 619 Ocean View restaurant offers a fine dining experience with sweeping views of the beautiful surf, and delicious seafood that is as fresh as the venue’s atmosphere, with an ocean breeze to make you feel peaceful and relaxed. Indulge in fresh clams in garlic butter sauce, creamy crab risotto, or mouthwatering lobster, paired with your choice of something off the excellent wine list. For those who love to dine out on a regular basis, this place is a must-add to the rotation.
Located only a short stroll from Vicar’s Landing is Sawgrass Village, which offers everything from seafood to burgers and more. With Aqua Grill, Nona Blue Modern Tavern and Caffe Andiamo as well as Trasca & Company Eatery, Metro Diner and Mulligans Pub to choose from you are sure to find an enjoyable meal for breakfast, lunch or dinner. And, let’s not forget Peterbrooke Chocolatier and Christy’s Dream Ice Cream for an enjoyable sweet treat any time.
Put these names on a “to try” list, find a new loyal favorite, and get a taste of the wonderful cuisine Ponte Vedra Beach has to offer.
Of course, Vicar’s Landing also offers it’s Members their own restaurant options with the upscale Lakeside Dining Room and the more casual Blue Heron Cafe. Delicious food and an opportunity to enjoy dining right at home and socialize with neighbors and friends.