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The Golden Lion Cafe

501 N Ocean Shore Blvd, Box 2225, Flagler Beach, FL 32136-3311
+1 386-439-3004
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (167 reviews)
“fresh catch” (11 reviews)
“coconut shrimp” (27 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
501 N Ocean Shore Blvd, Box 2225, Flagler Beach, FL 32136-3311
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Reviewed yesterday

My family went to the Golden Lion because a friend had suggested it. We were very happy! Great atmosphere right off the ocean and live music. Although I didn't order the Fish N Chips I probably would next time. Luckily my family shares!!! I love...More

1  Thank Cldwyer
Reviewed yesterday

Went there specifically to listen to the music and was delighted with our service. Amanda was very attentive and took very good care of us. The owners are wonderful and we love the location. Will continue to go back!

1  Thank Jill L
Reviewed yesterday

We arrived early for the party celebrating their best on the beach win...again. Crowded, so bar service a little slow, and upstairs closed due to weather impending. We were seated just before a downpour, and waited a while for service. We love the beach, and...More

1  Thank daleccccc
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have gone to Golden Lion before and service was amazing and food was absolutely delicious but this time was different. We got a server named Kendrick and he was so patient with my kids who 1. Didn't like any drink and then he found...More

2  Thank lcsmith330
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had an early Fathers’ Day dinner and arrived in time for the Happy Hour Oyster Special for my honey...$13/dozen...sweet, fresh, good size. I had the Petite Nachos...loaded with everything you expect and hardly “petite”...could easily satisfy two as an appetizer. He had the catch of...More

1  Thank NYNurse70
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Plymouth, Michigan
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Best food in Flagler Beach. My server was Amanda, she was great. PS the lobster was yummy.. I will come again..

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago

Old Florida at its best. Rated best beach bar on the entire east coast of Florida this year. Great raw bar, drinks, live music, and food!

1  Thank Hunt H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had dinner last night at the Golden Lion Cafe in Flagler Beach. It is one of our favorite places to eat. I had a taco salad and my husband had fish and chips, his favorite. There was so much food we could hardly finish, but...More

1  Thank SuzanneZY
Reviewed 4 days ago

Awesome, beachy restaurant! Lobster was somewhat tough, but rest of food was excellent. Staff was very friendly and accommodating. Hats off to our server - Amanda. This will definitely be on our bucket list the next time we visit Flagler.

1  Thank Lynn L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got engaged last night,and were slowly making our way back to South Carolina, stopping along the way. Our concierge recommended the restaurant,and we are so glad she did. My shrimp was delicious! I also loved my fiance's fish,and I don't normally care for fish....More

1  Thank Deana-Marie Mav... C
Daniel K, General Manager at The Golden Lion Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

First, may we begin by offering our heartfelt congratulations to you and your special someone on beginning of the newest chapter in your lives. We wish you both every happiness. Thank you for your kind review and we are pleased that your visit was so...More

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Questions & Answers
Elaine S
December 29, 2016|
Response from Daniel K | Property representative |
Hello Elaine, Yes we are having a big celebration included but not limited to: Live Music, Special Menu (you may still order off of the regular menu), Complimentary Noise Makers, Hats, and a Champagne Toast. Please call... More
October 6, 2016|
Response from Daniel K | Property representative |
We will not be open on Christmas day so that our employees can spend the day with their families. We are, however, open the day before and the day after. We are also open on New Years Eve and are having a huge party that we... More
Don M
March 5, 2015|
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Response from Bob W | Property representative |
Don, Although I cannot comment on specifics of your experience, I do apologize that you felt discriminated against. We definitely try to offer the best customer service possible but I do wish you would have brought the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
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, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 N Ocean Shore Blvd, Box 2225, Flagler Beach, FL 32136-3311
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Flagler Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 386-439-3004
  • E-mail
Flagler's Most Awarded Restaurant & Raw Bar since 1992. Fresh Seafood. Voted #1 Beach Bar on the East Coast of Florida 2015. Live music with Reggae Sundays. Lots of fun monthly Full Moon Parties with Limbo and a white sand dance floor. Second story Rooftop Dining overlooking the Ocean or downstairs under the Tropical Courtyard. Tiki Bar, Ocean Bar, Gift Shop & Raw Bar. Food Specialities English Style Fish n Chips, Fresh Catch Taco's, Lobster Rolls, Oysters, Crab, Shrimp, Seafood Towers, Daily Fresh Fish... Small Barrier Island of 4500, Surf Tournaments, Fishing off the Pier, Red Coquina Rock Beaches, Free Parking and Golf Cart friendly...7 Miles of Oceanview Heaven
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