Where to Eat in St. Augustine, FL

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Where to Eat in St. Augustine, FL

Where to Eat in St. Augustine, FL - 7 places you don't want to miss on your trip to St. Augustine! Seafood, Cajun food, Italian, waffles, biscuits and Irish pub fare. So many great places in this historic city!
collage of food photos from St. Augustine restaurants

We went down to St. Augustine, FL last month. We stayed in downtown St. Augustine at the Casa Monica. It was the PERFECT location! We played golf one day, went to The Players golf tournament one day, and shopped one day. It was a great vacation!

We love St. Augustine! We've been going down there for years. There is so much to do and so many great places to eat! We love trying new places and eating at old favorites.

We tried three new places on this trip. They were all good - one is a new favorite! We also hit up a few places that we haven't eaten at for many years. They were still as good as we'd remembered.

Have you ever been to St. Augustine? What are your favorite places to eat? I need to start a new list for our next trip!





Harry's Seafood Bar & Grille

fried grit cake with cream sauce
Harry's is one of our favorite places in St. Augustine.
It has a great atmosphere and delicious food.
We waited a few extra minutes so we could get a seat outside in the courtyard.
It was a nice evening and there was live music. Perfect!

We started the meal with an order of the Fried Grit Cake with tasso ham cream sauce.
It is listed under the side dishes, but it makes a great appetizer!

Sampler Platter with sausage, fish, shrimp creole and red beans and rice
Chicken Legs got a sampler platter. It had sausage, fish, shrimp creole, and red beans and rice.
He loved it!

Blackened Chicken Pasta with basil cream sauce
I got the chicken pasta. Blackened chicken over pasta and a basil cream sauce.
SO good!!!

Harry's Seafood Bar & Grille
46 Avenida Menendez
St. Augustine, FL 32084
(904) 824-7765

 MOJO Old City BBQ

Burnt Ends
This was our first time dining at Mojo Old City BBQ, but it won't be our last.
We stopped in for lunch after a round of golf.
We started with the famous burnt ends.

Club Sandwich with smoked turkey & pulled pork
For our entrees, Chicken Legs got the MOJO Club sandwich. Smoked turkey and pulled pork.
It was MASSIVE! Definitely big enough to share!

pulled pork platter with baked beans and mac and cheese - MOJO Old City BBQ - St Augustine, FL
I got the pulled pork plate with baked beans and mac & cheese.
It was really good. Again, enough food to share.

5 homemade bottled bbq sauces
Mojo BBQ has 5 homemade BBQ sauces to choose from. 
We really liked the Sweet and Mojo sauces.
The restaurant is huge. They have a big bar, a large dining room and plenty of outdoor seating.
It was fun to try a new place!!

MOJO Old City BBQ
5 Cordova St
St. Augustine, FL 32084
 (904) 342-5264

Pizzalley's Chianti Room

Bruschetta
Pizzalley's is on the main shopping street in St. Augustine. It is a walk up pizza slice place.
If you walk straight through the pizza place you will find a full-service restaurant - The Chianti Room! We ate here on one of our first trips to St. Augustine. It has been YEARS, so we decided to give it a try again on this trip. 

We started with some Bruschetta.
A blend of tomato, fresh basil, and garlic on our homemade bread, topped with melted whole milk mozzarella cheese and balsamic glaze.

fried cheese
We also got an order of fried cheese.
Chicken Legs and I have a serious weakness for fried cheese. YUM!

caesar salad
Next up the Caesar salad.

house salad
We also got a House Salad - mixed field greens topped with cucumbers, cherry tomatoes, and carrots.

chicken piccata
For entrees, Chicken Piccata.
Pan seared chicken covered in a lemon butter caper sauce.

chicken parmesan
Chicken Parmesan
Lightly seared in homemade Italian bread crumbs, smothered in pomodoro sauce, and blanketed with a blend of Romano and mozzarella cheeses.

blackened chicken alfredo with mushrooms
Make your own pasta with Fettuccine, alfredo sauce, mushrooms, and blackened chicken.
This was my favorite!

pizza with sausage and pepperoni
Finally, a 10-inch pizza with sausage and pepperoni.
Everything was extremely delicious!
I definitely recommend giving it a try!

Pizzalley's Chianti Room
60 Charlotte St
St. Augustine, FL 32084
 (904) 825-4100

Kingfish Grill On the Water

sushi
I've had Kingfish Grill on my list of places to try for a while.
It was on the way back to the hotel from The Players, so we decided to stop in for an early dinner.
It is located in the yacht club right before you go over the water on the A1A bridge.

Chicken Legs started with some sushi.
He said it was good, but not the best he's ever eaten.

shrimp and grits
For entrees, Shrimp & Grits. YUM!

fried fish sandwich
Fried Fish sandwich

Blackened Salmon Caesar Salad
Caesar salad with a HUGE piece of blackened salmon.

cajun chicken alfredo
I got the pasta alfredo with chicken and sausage. There were only about 2 slices of sausage, but the chicken was really good. I would definitely get this again!

Kingfish is a great casual place to grab dinner. 
Definitely grab a table outside!

Kingfish Grill On the Water
252 Yacht Club Dr
St. Augustine, FL 32084
(904) 824-2111

Maple Street Biscuit Company

sticky maple biscuit
No trip to St. Augustine is complete without a trip to Maple Street Biscuit Company.
It is our favorite!

Chicken Legs got the Sticky Maple
Flaky biscuit, all natural fried chicken breast, pecan wood smoked bacon, all topped with Bissell Family Farm real maple syrup.

Five and Dime Biscuit
I got the Five and Dime
Flaky biscuit, all natural fried chicken breast, pecan wood smoked bacon, a fried egg and cheddar cheese topped with our house-made sausage gravy with a kick.

It was all delicious! I couldn't finish mine. It was too much food! 
I am wishing I had the leftovers right now though! LOL!
Maple Street Biscuit Company is a MUST!

Maple Street Biscuit Company
39 Cordova St
St. Augustine, FL 32084
(904) 217-7814

 Cousteau's Waffle & Milkshake Bar

Liege Waffles
We stopped in for dessert at Cousteau's.
They make incredible liege waffles that taste as good as the waffles I ate in Belgium.

Chicken Legs doesn't share desserts, so we each got a waffle.

Life on Mars waffle
Chicken Legs got Life on Mars
Waffle topped with coconut ice cream, espresso whipped cream, mocha drizzle, and toasted coconut.
WOW!

waffle with strawberries
I got the Bond Company Stooge
Creme Brulee waffle topped with strawberries and whipped cream
SO good!

Cousteau's is definitely worth a stop!

Cousteau's Waffle and Milkshake Bar
15 Hypolita St
St. Augustine, FL 32084
(904) 342-5627

Meehan's Irish Pub & Seafood House 

buffalo wings
Our last stop in St. Augustine was at Meehan's Irish Pub. 
This was our first time here, but definitely not our last time.
We absolutely LOVED this place! I wish we had eaten here twice. Next time!

They have a ton of great Irish beers on tap. Chicken Legs was in heaven!

We were here on St. Patrick's Day weekend and it was hopping.

We snagged a table on the balcony.
We started with the wings. SO good!

fish and chips
Chicken Legs went for the Fish & Chips. He loved it.

french fries
The fries/chips were YUMMY!

Irish mac and cheese
We got an order of the Mac & Cheese to share. SO yummy!
John McCann’s Firehouse Recipe - Macaroni Tossed in a Rich and Creamy Kerrygold Cheese Sauce, Topped with Crunchy Bread Crumbs and Chopped Chive
#GetInMyBelly

french dip sandwich
I got the French Dip and it was crazy good!
It was one of the best French Dip's I've eaten.

Meehan's is going to the top of our list on the next visit. 
You can't beat casual atmosphere, great food and Irish beer on tap!


Meehan's Irish Pub
20 Avenida Menendez
St. Augustine, FL 32084
(904) 810-1923




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  1. Have you tried Cap's? It's our favorite! We also really love Sunset Grille.

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    1. We have eaten at both on previous trips. I really LOVE Cap's!

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