Melbourne Beach has everything from beautiful beaches to five-star restaurants. You can spend the day exploring the outdoors and spend the evening snacking on delicious food and enjoying drinks with your friends. Besides spending the day on the beach, there are many activities that make Melbourne a prime destination, including surfing, paddle boarding and kayaking. With epic surf spots and tons of bars and restaurants stretching down the coast, Melbourne Beach is the perfect embodiment of what a Florida beach town is. Read our guide to discover all of the best restaurants in Melbourne Beach.
Café Coconut Cove
If you’re in the mood to sit back, relax and enjoy some good food and delicious drinks with friends, then Café Coconut Cove is the spot for you. Other than the tasty, extensive menu of authentic German food, the views from the dining room are out of this world. Café Coconut Cove sits directly next to the river to give guests breathtaking views of the sunset. For more info on Cafe Coconut Cove, please call 321-727-3133.
Djon’s Steak and Lobster House
Nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and Indian River, Djon’s Steak and Lobster House is located in the heart of Melbourne Beach and takes fine dining to a whole new level. Rated one of the best restaurants in Brevard, Djon’s has an exquisite menu that includes steaks, lamb chops, fresh seafood and so much more. While enjoying your gourmet food and cocktails, relish in the beautiful music from the piano bar. For more info, call 321-722-2737.
Sand on the Beach
If you’re looking for a true Florida dining experience, head over to Sand on the Beach. When the sun goes down, the excitement doesn’t stop because the party is just beginning. This restaurant is only footsteps from the beach and has something going on any time of day. While enjoying the beautiful views of the ocean, order some crabcakes or shrimp and grits. Happy hour is Monday through Friday. For more info, please call 321-327-8951.
Ocean 302 Bar & Grill
Melbourne Beach locals will tell you that Ocean 302 Bar & Grill offers one of the best dining experiences around. Their unique menu consists of dishes such as “Pig Eye Tuna”, which is pumpkin seed encrusted tuna, wrapped in prosciutto, served with winter squash, candied pecans and a spicy boiled peanut beurre blanc. The entire menu is unique and made with fresh and local produce, meat and seafood. Ocean 302 Bar & Grill offers modern fine dining with a relaxing vibe. Every dish on the menu was created by talented chefs who think outside of the box. For more, please call 321-802-5728.
New England Eatery and Pub
New England Eatery & Pub is known for their New England style seafood, with a fresh Florida attitude. This pub’s atmosphere is laidback, with quaint indoor and outdoor seating and a full bar. Those from New England will tell you that the food here is authentic and delicious. Locals love the Admiral’s Platter, fish and chips, fried oysters and the seafood trio. For more info on New England Eatery and Pub, call 321-723-6080.
This eclectic little burrito joint is a local favorite. Serving up dishes made with only the freshest ingredients, all salsas and sauces are made fresh daily. Unlike other burrito joints, Robburrito’s meat and fish products are fresh-smoked with hickory wood. The menu consists of Tex-Mex favorites that are original, healthy, fresh and delicious. The atmosphere is casual with indoor and outdoor seating, with rock n roll décor. For more on Robburrito’s, please call 321-729-6244.
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By Alyssa Brady, Staff Writer