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80 Amelia Village Cir, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034 (A1A Highway)
+1 904-277-2132
Today
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: PLAE Restaurant is Amelia Island's premier dining establishment. Our menu...
PLAE Restaurant is Amelia Island's premier dining establishment. Our menu blends eclectic cuisine with artful presentation. Exceptional food and service in a contemporary setting, make this restaurant a must see on your dining agenda.
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Visitor rating
  • 94
    Excellent
  • 43
    Very good
  • 27
    Average
  • 19
    Poor
  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best meal of the trip

My boyfriend and I stayed at the Omni for a business/not so business trip. We ate as several great restaurants but this was our favorite! The food was awesome, service was mediocre and there was a musky smell to the place. We were seated inside. In between courses we asked if there was a patio for... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 7, 2015
Heather A
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
  • Doing business
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Fernandina Beach, Florida, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We are lucky to live in a place with many awesome restaurants but PLAE is always #1 for us. The menu is creative, atmosphere is comfortable and fun, portions are filling and servers are friendly and helpful. Overall the BEST restaurant on Amelia Island.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

PLaE (People laughing and eating) is our new favorite place to eat on Amelia Island. It has a warm, welcoming but sophisticated ambience. Heather was one of the most helpful and enjoyable waiters we have had in a long time. The menu is a unique blend of American, Asian, Mediterranean with a little bit of southern thrown in. I had... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

My boyfriend and I stayed at the Omni for a business/not so business trip. We ate as several great restaurants but this was our favorite! The food was awesome, service was mediocre and there was a musky smell to the place. We were seated inside. In between courses we asked if there was a patio for us to vape our... More 

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Neptune Beach
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

While there are many fabulous restaurants in the island, whenever we stay in the Planation/Ritz area we always dine at Plae. Worth the price tag, a great dining experience. On our last visit, we were shocked to see how empty the dining room was on Memorial Day Weekend. Nonetheless, the food was AMAZING, service was EXCEPTIONAL, and we are dying... More 

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Pembroke Pines, Florida, United States
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

This place is by far one of my favorites! My husband and I had dinner there while staying at the Omni. We happen to be there on a night that a storm came thru and power was lost for about 2 hours. After the power was restored we ventured to see if they would serve us dinner. The service was... More 

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Concord, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Not as crowded as it should be. Was recommended to us, because it was not an obvious choice on the Resort materials. Good food and service. May not benefit from the Resort, as in-house services in conference dining rooms may be hurting their business.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Visited this place before and enjoy the atmosphere and service generally. This time they were just completely off. Our server took forever to even take our drink order. She remained unattentive throughout dinner. To me, when you pay this much, service should be top notch and it wasn't. Ordered Calamari as appetizer, very greasy and mealy - almost like it... More 

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Indian Trail, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

My wife and I had dinner here last week while staying at the Omni Plantation. It is located right on the property not far from the hotel which is nice. Our first impression was not that great as the restaurant is a bit dark and has a strange smell when you enter. The food however was fantastic. I had duck... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Wow...this is truly a gem on Amelia island that you don't want to miss! The ambiance is beautiful & the food was fabulous. I shared my list of allergies with the server & she told me that it was not a problem. We had fried oysters, beet salad, lamb, & seared sea scallops. Everything was presented beautifully & cooked to... More 

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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We used to love this restaurant, but have been disappointed with our experience the last three times we have dined there. First, the atmosphere is fun and playful...especially the outdoor deck complete with sculptures of animals chasing one another up a tree limb. The prices have always been a bit high, but the atmosphere (in our minds, at least) compensated... More 

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Additional Information about Plae Restaurant

Address: 80 Amelia Village Cir, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034
Phone Number: +1 904-277-2132
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Amelia Island  >  Fernandina Beach
Open Hours:
Monday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 80 Amelia Village Cir, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034
    (A1A Highway)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Amelia Island  >  Fernandina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-277-2132

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 50

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Special occasions, Romantic, Doing business

Description

PLAE Restaurant is Amelia Island's premier dining establishment. Our menu blends eclectic cuisine with artful presentation. Exceptional food and service in a contemporary setting, make this restaurant a must see on your dining agenda.
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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