South Florida is known for some of the best fine dining, food experiences, and waterfront views when it comes time for food! One of the amazing perks of staying at one of our vacation rentals are that each location is handpicked to be centrally located to all south Florida has to offer! No more fear of missing out on maximizing your vacation! Here are some of our favorite restaurants based on location.
These cities are on Florida's Atlantic Coast. Check out some of our food recommendations near our seaside treasure vacation rental or Jupiter's Key West Style paradise rental!
Mulligan's Beach House Bar & Grill Stuart: Enjoy a colorful diner with a tiki-hut motif & faux palms serving casual American fare, steaks & seafood.
Sneaki Tiki: A tropical eatery & bar serving seafood & tacos in homey digs with a patio & live music.
Twisted Tuna: This place boasts a unique and slightly twisted menu with casual inside dining, covered outside dining, an inside bar and their World Famous Tiki Bars.
The Gafford: A sophisticated bistro offering high-end American food in a warm, inviting setting with a casual vibe.
Riverwalk Cafe and Oyster Bar: A casual eatery & oyster bar offering a mostly seafood-focused menu amid exposed brick.
La Forchetta Italian Restaurant: Family-owned restaurant featuring hand-tossed pies, pasta & other Italian staples in a warm setting.
PALM BEACH GARDENS
Palm Beach Gardens is home to the headquarters of the Professional Golfers’ Association of America, and one of the most prestigious neighborhoods in the county. Check out these eats near our Tropical Mango Bungalow and our Paradise On the Inlet vacation rentals.
Spoto's Oyster Bar & Blue Point Lounge: Oysters & surf 'n' turf served in airy environs with outdoor seating & a snug bar area with TVs.
Stage Kitchen & Bar: an integrated, small-plates experience, inspired by diverse culinary influences from across the world.
The Parched Pig: a restaurant that believes good, clean, and thoughtful food is as important being a spot for friends and family to gather and share the days stories.
WEST PALM BEACH
Palm Beach County stretches from Florida’s Atlantic coast into the state’s rural center and includes the northern edge of the Everglades national park. Most of our amazing vacation stays are housed in West Palm Beach. You can check some of them out here, but in the meantime, checkout these eateries.
Benny's On The Beach: Unassuming eatery offers all-American fare for breakfast & lunch, plus bonus ocean views.
Buccan: A hip, upscale-casual cafe with imaginative global fare & a lively bar in a tile-roofed storefront.
Grato: Casually-elegant eatery with housemade pasta, wood-fired pies & other Italian fare, plus a full bar.
Viva La Playa: Oceanside flavors by Chef Jeremy Hanlon, inspired by Latin America.
Table 26: Elegant, airy, nautically themed eatery with a swanky bar & a menu of global comfort food.
RH Rooftop: Elegant, rooftop destination offering an array of classic American dishes & wine amid scenic views.
LAKE WORTH | BOYNTON | DELRAY | POMPANO BEACH
All of these areas sort of run into one another, and are a short distance from each other in terms of dining. Our vacation rentals like our Casa Del Soul in Lake Worth, The Beachy Villa in Boynton Beach, the Delray Beauty, or the Beachtown Paradise in Pompano Beach are sure to be a hit with family and friend vacations! Outside of the amazing tourist spots, some of our favorite restaurants are below.
Beach Club Lake Worth: Outdoor seating & water views featured in a casual American eatery & bar at a golf course.
Lilo's Streetfood & Bar: Street food from American staples to global options offered in a laid-back setting with a full bar.
City Oyster & Sushi Bar: Seafood restaurant with raw bar specialties & outdoor seating plus a bustling bar scene.
THRōW Social: Delicious food & drinks in an amazing, tropical venue including cocktails, games, and cabanas.
Gary Rack's Farmhouse Kitchen: Grass-fed steaks, bison meatloaf & organic salads served in a rustic-chic setup with outdoor tables.
Salt7: Seven fancy types of salt are combined to season the steaks at this contemporary venue with a patio.
Houstons: Upscale chain eatery serving burgers, steaks & other American fare in stylish, spacious surrounds.
FORT LAUDERDALE | HOLLYWOOD
Besides the international airport smack dab in between these two hotspots, the dining experiences are elevated with waterfront delights and beach vibes, just like our Las Olas Luxury Villa and our Hollywood Beach Bungalow.
Shooters Waterfront: Laid-back spot on the Intracoastal Waterway offering food, drinks, live music & water views.
Kaluz Restaurant: Upscale, New American cuisine overlooking the beautiful Intracoastal Waterway!
Steak 954: Contemporary steakhouse at the W Hotel featuring exotic decor, creative dishes & ocean views.
El Camino: Vibrant destination serving classic Mexican meals & margaritas in an airy, contemporary dining room.
Olivia Restaurant & Rooftop: Homemade pastas, classic Italian dishes & a fresh mozzarella bar offered in a refined setting.
Jaxon's Ice Cream Parlor & Restaurant: Huge ice cream scoops & American fare are served at this old-fashioned parlor with memorabilia.
GG's Waterfront: Handsome seafood hub with outdoor lounge, featuring seasonal stone crab, happy hour & Sunday brunch.
MIAMI BEACH | SOUTH BEACH
Everyone's favorite hotspot, just got hotter. From the looks of it, we think it will take you at least 3 trips to try all the amazing spots near our Miami Beach Villa vacation rental, but here's a short list. (p.s. - we heard Drake fancies some of these spots on the regular!)
Crazy About You: An eclectic & budget-priced menu summons Spain, Italy & America at this stylish waterside bistro.
Carbone: Sophisticated venue dishing up traditional Italian fare, plus wines & classic cocktails.
Nobu Restaurant: Nobu Matsuhisa delivers upscale sushi & Japanese-Peruvian fusion fare amid luxurious, elegant decor.
Swan Restaurant: Chic spot offering European-style cuisine & a bar in a leafy space with a sidewalk cafe.
Barton G: The Restaurant: Showy New American plates are the draw at this upscale venue with whimsical touches & garden dining.
Yardbird: Rustic outpost attracting foodies with inventive Southern comfort food & bourbon bar.
Dukunoo Jamaican Restaurant: Down-to-earth Jamaican kitchen offering homestyle plates, roasted chicken, tapas & burgers.
Gianni's At The Former Versace Mansion: Upscale Mediterranean seafood restaurant decked out in frescoes, mosaics & a gold-lined pool.
There you have it. Enough hotspots to last a year worth of vacationing. What's next you ask? Booking one of our amazing vacation homes of course! Check out all 50+ of our properties here. Happy traveling!
p.s. We'd love to hear your personal feedback on some of these suggestions. Try them out, and comment your favorite dish below!
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