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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” (172 reviews)
“fresh catch” (11 reviews)
“coconut shrimp” (29 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
501 N Ocean Shore Blvd, Box 2225, Flagler Beach, FL 32136-3311
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a great evening with the fresh salt air, cool ocean breeze & the HaPpY Hour Specials! Amanda provided spectacular service as we continue to add more people to our party. She kept it all straight and kept a smile the entire time. Thanks...More

1  Thank Sightseer146681
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had family in from Kentucky and pooped in here for an evening meal. Sat up top and the environment was just spectacular. Watched a gorgeous sunset behind us while the waves crashed ashore in front of us. Food is amazing but service out of the...More

1  Thank TJ4084
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I’ve been to Golden Lion more times than I can count and I always have impeccable service and great food. Tonight Corey provided out of this world service. He was amazing and on top of everything.

2  Thank sargfr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our waiter Thomas did a fantastic job! Made every effort to make our dining experience over the top!! We enjoyed our evening!

1  Thank suzie h
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were with friends on a long weekend fun trip and we ate at the Golden Lion. Atmosphere was good with beach theme. Food was very tasty and was as described with home made soups. Our server Thomas was excellent and very genuine. He had...More

Thank BigDaddy-4546
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for another fabulous lunch and was not disappointed. We had (Socks) as our waitress again and her bubly and outgoing personality is such a treat to have at this great place to eat. As always the peel and eat shrimp and raw oysters...More

1  Thank raggsmemory4
Daniel K, General Manager at The Golden Lion Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your recent review. Christine is hilarious and is a great member of the Golden Lion Team. Her trademark socks are awesome. The Nemo Socks are a personal favorite. We are so glad you enjoyed some of our delicious raw bar...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been popping over to Flagler Beach for years for weekend getaways. Sure wish we would have stopped in a the Golden Lion sooner. The service was excellent, the food delicious (especially the fish tacos and the swimming reuben), and you can't beat the location....More

1  Thank Maps601821
Daniel K, General Manager at The Golden Lion Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review. We are so glad you finally did! Amanda is super. She is definitely a core member of the Golden Lion team. Wow, swimming reuben and fish tacos are great choices! So good. Next time you are over and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kim, the bartender is by far the best we have ever had. Friendly, kind , courteous, full of smiles, helpful and the list goes on. Love going back there at least once a week.More

1  Thank marypH6808PO
Daniel K, General Manager at The Golden Lion Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mary, Thank you so much for your recent review. We are so happy to hear you always have such a great time when you dine with us. We love having you as part of the Golden Lion family. Speaking of family, Kim is awesome. She...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just dropped by for drinks to enjoy the upper deck and view of the beach. I got the best pina colada ever with top shelf liquor and the price was lower than most standard drinks. The view was beautiful and our waitress, Casey, was...More

1  Thank The_McSmiths
Daniel K, General Manager at The Golden Lion Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your recent review. Isn't the upper deck great?! The view is breathtaking. So glad you enjoyed the Pina Colada. It's always a fan favorite. The Golden Lion Rum Punch Bucket & Our Mailbu Bucket are also great choices, super yummy....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were driving the beach route from Kissimmee to Fernandina Beach and we reached this area around lunch time. Found a place to park across the street and we were starving so we went in. Fun set up, great location, good service and fantastic food....More

1  Thank Japruzze
Daniel K, General Manager at The Golden Lion Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review. We are honored to have been the oasis you found on your travels. Here at The Golden Lion Café we always want to be the place our guests can escape the real world one hour at a time....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
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids
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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