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Summer Kitchen Restaurant Cafe

60 North Barrett Square, Rosemary Beach, FL 32461
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $15
Mon - Tue 7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wed - Thu 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sun 7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Delicatessen, Hamburgers, Seafood
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: What is the Summer Kitchen Cafe ! We are a casual quick service restaurant by day and a Flex Casual restaurant by Night (Full Service) So for Breakfast and lunch you will order & pay at the counter, then we will deliver your food to you & the number we give you. By night...5:00 PM we transform into a traditional full service restaurant with some of the best local seafood & farm items around (Kale salad!is the best). Note our dinner menu is not the same as our lunch menu so check both out before you get here. We started serving in Rosemary Beach in 1999 with a walk up window and no indoor seating. Today we have indoor seating, but most people opt to sit outside on the front deck or the side courtyard. We are proud to be part of the 30A songwriters festival in January each year. Hope you will come by and try at least one meal with us or like many do Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
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Birmingham, Alabama
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47 reviews 47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Four friends and I had lunch today at Summer Kitchen and it was very good!! It is a very small restaurant, you order your food at the counter, take a number and they bring it to you. I had the albacore tuna wrap with a side of pasta salad. One friend had the spicy chicken wrap and several others had... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

This place smelled heavenly but was packed to the seams. We waited a while but with two small kids it just wasn't ideal so we left. The restaurant is extremely small. Maybe 4-5 tables inside and a handful outside. In this Florida heat, sitting outside is not manageable mid-morning through evening. The food looked great and the staff seemed courteous.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

My wife an I purchased a home not more than 100 yards from same. I consider this eatery to be a big plus to the neighborhood and recommend d it highly to our guests. Have never eaten a less than very good meal at the SK. It is our go to place. Love the grouper and grits but have has... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Service was good, food was excellent and our experience very nice again. Prices a little high but Im sure the rent is also.

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Orangeburg, South Carolina
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89 reviews 89 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

Wife and I had a quick bite for lunch here and we're very pleased. Wife's grilled chicken and portobello salad was fresh and full of flavor (honey balsamic dressing was perfect). I had the angus burger with a generous amount of blue cheese - well seasoned and cooked perfectly. Good prices and portions. Would definitely return.

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16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Love eating lunch here after strolling down the streets and shopping. Good local, fresh food. Never had a bad meal here.

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Waynesville, Ohio, USA
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64 reviews 64 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We spent a week in Rosemary Beach and I had read good reviews about this place so we tried it out a few times - breakfast, lunch, and dessert. For breakfasts and lunches you order at the counter and seat yourself. Most of the searing is outside. The staff for those two meals appeared removed and not overly friendly. Breakfast... More

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88 reviews 88 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Our first night down at the coast we ate here with our families. We had two toddlers under the age of 2 with us. As with all places in this area, we were told we had about a 30 minute wait, but we actually got in sooner than that, so that was nice. I had the seafood pasta and my... More

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Lexington, Kentucky
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I got the avocado wrap, my girlfriend got the bacon and cheddar cheese omelet with onions. The atmosphere was great, I'd recommend getting the home style fries, because honestly I'd go back just to get them. The only downfall of the place is that it is a little expensive for what you get, but still reasonably priced given its location... More

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Atlanta, Ga
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72 reviews 72 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

This little cottage came up big on breakfast and service. The cheese omelet and home fries were great and the service was friendly and helpful. We also sat on the porch and had a front row seat for people watching at Rosemary. We'll be back!

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