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Racing's North Turn

4511 S Atlantic Ave, Ponce Inlet, FL 32127-7001
+1 386-322-3258
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“crab dip” (26 reviews)
“shrimp tacos” (31 reviews)
“fries” (49 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
4511 S Atlantic Ave, Ponce Inlet, FL 32127-7001
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was originally the north turn of the racing on beach in Datona. Food was great! It is museum in itself

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dbsalerno
Reviewed 1 week ago

We always try to sit at the bar where Janet or Ernie wait on us. They are fast and efficient, definitely the A Team.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JohnboyNewYork
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We live locally but don’t usually go to our local “tourist” restaurants. Tonight my son said we were staying close to home and going here . It was nice to walk in and see the clean remodeled restaurant from what I had remembered. We started...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Hpryan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant, expressly to enjoy the crab special. Spectacular! Crab serving was generous (one pound), tender, seasoned just right. A special treat to celebrate my birthday at a very reasonable price ($16.99). We were seated outside on the deck, served well by...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Barbara P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have had several meals here and have never been disappointed. Not fine dinning but good food and drinks. We like the view and always stop here when riding bikes on the beach. The live music is a little annoying when trying to talk so...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Greg B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is a must see. The food was great too but the memorabilia was amazing, whether you are a car racing fan or not. The bartender was super friendly and helped us out for new places to see and do!!

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank CKnolle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is a little bit hard to find and parking can be an issue, but whoa, if you want a good meal on the beach at one of the most famous spots in american car racing, then this is your place! This place is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Traveling_Fox33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a rainy day at the beach and thought I'd stop. It had been recommended. A bit rundown but ok for the atmosphere, not for fine dining. Mahi tacos were delicious when I finally got service. If you're a race fan, gotta see it.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank M5068TVmikef
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is in need of some serious cleaning and renovations. Look around and head to the washroom when there and you will reconsider eating. The food is beyond horrible. Pricey and everything is deep, deep fried. I tried hard to find the upside but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank redcanoo57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and lots of history! Waitress was excellent very attentive and great with food recommendations

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RandyK706
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SamoKhenz P
April 28, 2018|
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Response from beautifulbutterflies | Reviewed this property |
Never seen one there ever.
Amanda S
February 7, 2017|
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Response from lowogo | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about the price. The kids menu is for children 10 and under and its a small menu of like Fried shrimp, grilled cheese, mini burgers...all come with fries or applesauce and a drink. Be sure to enjoy the Bacon... More
Linda L
November 27, 2015|
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Response from babblebck | Reviewed this property |
Not real sure if they will cater but they have the size and ability. Give them a call at 386.322.3258. Congratulations!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4511 S Atlantic Ave, Ponce Inlet, FL 32127-7001
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Ponce Inlet
  • Phone Number: +1 386-322-3258
  • E-mail
Racing's North Turn is located on the beautiful Atlantic ocean. We offer a 5000 sq ft Oceanfront deck with and air conditioned inside dining room. The restaurant sits on the exact location where Nascar ran it's first sanctioned Grand National race in 1948 until 1958. The walls are lined with vintage photos of racing days gone by and our current racing heroes of today. We offer a full service bar with great views of the ocean and over 25 flat screen televisions with all you favorite sporting events. Each night we have Live music that starts at 6:00 PM.
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