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The Surf Restaurant Bar

3199 S Fletcher Ave, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-2378
+1 904-261-5711
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“crab soup” (5 reviews)
“seafood” (7 reviews)
“tacos” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
3199 S Fletcher Ave, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-2378
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1 - 10 of 98 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun place to visit foods good sell most things pizza burgers steak ect always good friendly atmosphere and nice staff

Thank Louise S
Joey L, General Manager at The Surf Restaurant Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the feedback!!! We love what we do!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So let me start by saying, if you're going here for the food, dont. This is typical over priced beach food. BUT with that being said, if you're wanting a fun atmosphere and good drinks, GO HERE. it was packed out and we had a...More

Thank Tabetha D
Joey L, General Manager at The Surf Restaurant Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback. It helps every time. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I normally don't review restaurants. I try to give everyone the benefit of the doubt. If I have a meal that is slightly off, I just chalk it up to a bad night at that restaurant. No harm, no foul. I may or may not...More

Thank Fehrmann R
Joey L, General Manager at The Surf Restaurant Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

As much as I appreciate reviews. This review is by far the most misrepresentation of this restaurant that I have ever seen. I apologize for your experience, but I really find it hard to believe. Thanks for the feedback.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Now that the remodel is done and the growing pains are done. My wife and I had a great experience during our recent visit. Peggy was our service representative and did a great job. We look forward to our next visit. Thanks again, Joey Bob...More

Thank Robert R
Joey L, General Manager at The Surf Restaurant Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks again for your feedback. We love to hear about our guests experience. Bob and Susie. Thanks again so much.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Crab soup is the best on the island. Not a bad choice on the menu. It is a have to eat there place. Atmosphere is awesome too.

Thank 518dannyd
Joey L, General Manager at The Surf Restaurant Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much. We strive to take care of our guest.

Reviewed 19 August 2017

The Surf Restaurant on south Fletcher is open daily from 11 a.m. to 9/10 p.m. As the four of us arrived, I asked about indoor seating and was told that that section was being renovated so only outside seating was available, but it was comfortable....More

Thank Traveler20141026
Joey L, General Manager at The Surf Restaurant Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Thank you very much for your kind comments. Our staff and management are working very hard to make our guests experiences the best they can be. We love to know when we get it right. Come back soon!

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This bar is the go to place at Fernandina Beach. Whether just a couple out for lunch or a group of friends from work it is the place. The beachfront atmosphere makes it seem like you know everyone. Live music tops it off. Don't miss...More

1  Thank Kimmie L
Joey L, General Manager at The Surf Restaurant Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Thanks so much for your feedback. We love to stay family friendly and fun every night

Reviewed 9 August 2017

The Surf is excellent, great food, great service, manager Joey, Arty's crew, Jessie, Christie, Mike Bond, too many to name. Highly recommend the fish tacos, and Tiki sauce. New owner Tom doing a great job making an old school place even better. Always a first...More

1  Thank Flag1544
Joey L, General Manager at The Surf Restaurant Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Awesome! Thank you so much for your response. I know we work very hard to make our guests happy. Please come back soon.

Reviewed 8 August 2017

went to eat tonight and was completely disappointed! When they say specialty drinks are $3 for Happy Hour it doesn't mean there specialty drinks! When our drinks came out we were thinking ok, this is why they're $3, they were all ice and almost no...More

1  Thank crazypenguin4
Joey L, General Manager at The Surf Restaurant Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

You wrote on Facebook review already. I apologize for your service.

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Great casual place to go and wine and dine after a hot day at the beach. ( you are however seated outdoors but he many fans do their job ), One would expect the menu to consist of what you would call bar food but...More

Thank debbierogin
Joey L, General Manager at The Surf Restaurant Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you very much. Come back and enjoy the best fun on the Island.

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Anne B
29 September 2017|
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Response from Joyce1945A | Reviewed this property |
I’ve been many times, but I have never seen a dog there. Sorry. I think a phone call would be my best advice.
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Malissa H
29 May 2017|
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Response from Joey L | Property representative |
Mon-Friday 4pm till 7pm
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Terese N
12 February 2017|
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Response from Joey L | Property representative |
Within 3 weeks. Open before Shrimp Fest
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3199 S Fletcher Ave, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-2378
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Amelia Island  >  Fernandina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-261-5711
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Surf Beach Motel
Description
A casual relaxed Key West Feel. American Seafood Coastal Cuisine. Large open Deck seating with 2 Large Sit in Tiki bars. Open year round with live music and games. Foosball, Ping Pong and Cornholes games outside. Arcade Games in the inside game room.
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