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FA Cafe

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303 A1a Beach Blvd, Saint Augustine, FL 32080-7996
+1 904-471-2006
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Today
11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Saint Augustine, Florida
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19 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here to soak up two nights of some of the best food , wine and cocktails in Saint Augustine we had at Cellar 6 in Downtown Saint Augustine Florida , and we love local places as locals ourselves . We all 4 each love this small cafe and we sat outside . All of us had big and... More 

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Thank Auggie1979
Slingerlands, New York
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This may be a somewhat bias review because since stumbling upon this place searching the island for some great Mornorcan chowder I have returned here every Tuesday (and some times more) with a group of friends for happy hour. It's been almost two years now, and the chowder is STILL the best around (and they have a "best of" trophy... More 

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Thank Alex B
Saint Augustine Beach, Florida
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Small cafe with fresh food. Very good breakfast at good prices. Sit inside or outside. Have daily specials and offer Asian style breakfast sometimes.

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Thank Surfnshop
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Awsome place to eat breakfast , lunch and dinner, right across from the ocean! Tuesday is filipino food special! Best kept secret of the beach

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Thank Joshthefloridian
Cleveland TN
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80 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

Went for breakfast could have stayed for supper, good food but the people make this place great was just like eating with family

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2 Thank jamy1961
Brunswick, Georgia
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Theirs nothing else like it on the beach! Not very big in size but huge in good food and uniqueness decor!

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Thank Robert H
Bracknell, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

Ultra friendly surf shack café. Great breakfast. Rustic and tasty, excellent value to boot. Good menu selection and daily specials. Small but its the kind of place where if you have to share a table when busy, it feels right!

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1 Thank Matthew C
Saint Augustine, Florida
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62 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Ownership has changed and so has the menu and service. Great location, but fried food and sandwiches with slow, inconsistent service. Value priced.

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Thank rockwiththedoc
Saint Augustine, Florida
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90 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

The restaurant is truly a beach type, relaxed atmosphere for the guests. A public beach is nearby and people enjoy eating on the porch. Prices are very good.

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Thank Kenneth K
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Small little cafe,has indoor and outdoor seating,but not many seats. We has no problem getting a table both times we ate there Food was fresh,tasty and not tasting like it was from a can or frozen tv dinner Service was simple,but pleasant Very nice choice..eat here..it's right across from beach We ate beef quesadilla, mahi,mahi taco ,clam chowder was excellent... More 

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Thank Diane F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Caribbean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 A1a Beach Blvd, Saint Augustine, FL 32080-7996
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Saint Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-471-2006

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?