Must-Try Beachfront Restaurants on 30A
Are you visiting the beach this year and starting to plan activities and restaurants to visit? Lucky for you, 30A has tons of options when it comes to where to eat. Whether you are in the mood for upscale dining, fresh seafood, or even Southern-style menus, there is something for everyone along this Scenic Highway. To assist the planning the ultimate vacation itinerary, we listed some of our favorite beachfront restaurants on 30A below. These options allow you to choose from a variety of menus all while enjoying gorgeous views of the beach!
Also, keep in mind, when staying at Adagio on 30A you are in a wonderful location to make a short drive or bike ride to the different communities along the Highway. These restaurants listed are in different areas of 30A which makes it easy for you to experience each one.
Bud & Alley’s
This waterfront restaurant and bar is in Seaside. It is known for having good food, good people, and good times! It was founded in 1987 and is devoted to serving farm and sea to table in every aspect of their menu. From the pizza bar to the taco bar you will experience delicious cuisine and fresh ingredients. Their rooftop bar is known for having some of the best views of the sunset on the beach. Bud & Alley’s even hosts special events! Come as you are and get to know one of 30A’s best-kept restaurants!
Pescado Seafood Grill & Rooftop Bar
If you are looking for an upscale atmosphere with an incredible happy hour, visit Pescado Seafood Grill & Rooftop Bar. From their rooftop bar, you can enjoy incredible views of the Gulf and the neighboring architecture of Rosemary Beach. Their menu consists of creative cocktails and eclectic cuisine. Pescado also has an incredible brunch every Sunday. If you plan on visiting, we highly recommend making a reservation!
Fish Out of Water
Head down to the community of WaterColor and enjoy fresh seafood with a view at Fish Out of Water! This large family-style restaurant is known for its customer service and approachable surroundings. They even offer live music seasonally to add to the overall atmosphere. This is another beachfront restaurant on 30A with an amazing brunch. They serve brunch daily from 8 am – 2 pm. FOOW is a must-try and we can guarantee you will want to spend the whole afternoon and into the evening enjoying the restaurant and views!
Vue on 30A
For fine dining, visit Vue on 30A. Get dressed up with the family one night, enjoy an amazing meal, and snap some pictures! This beachfront spot is a local favorite for date night. They even host weddings throughout the year. Their team are culinary experts and only serve the best quality. Due to its popularity, a reservation is highly recommended! A must-try on their menu is the Lobster Ravioli! It is an appetizer everyone in your group will love.
There are so many incredible dining options but these beachfront restaurants on 30A are a few of our favorites year-round!