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303 A1A Beach blvd., Saint Augustine, FL 32080
(904) 471-2006
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great food,location,atmosphere and biscuts so get there early and relax.

Always on our list of stops while in St.Augustine, Margies FA Cafe has great Omlettes,homemade biscuts and such for breakfast and plus wings, fish tacos and other stuff that you will love for lunch. Genuine beach dwellers stop for yankees who may never go back North!

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
Mark A
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Syracuse, New York, United States
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Syracuse, New York, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

Always on our list of stops while in St.Augustine, Margies FA Cafe has great Omlettes,homemade biscuts and such for breakfast and plus wings, fish tacos and other stuff that you will love for lunch. Genuine beach dwellers stop for yankees who may never go back North!

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Saint Augustine Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Best breakfast ever! The most unique menu to choose from. Outside seating is so nice in the sunshine.

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Winter Haven, Florida
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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Our favorite place for breakfast on St. Augustine Beach, very small, food is fresh and made to order, everything is good and it's the place the locals go for their morning meal. Very casual, funky, tiny and terrific!

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Edwardsville, Illinois, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Nothing fancy and it's not very big, but there's a lot to look at on the walls!! Quite a few breakfast choices too. Margie's a great cook. Our omelets were great! The service was great as well, kept our coffee cups full. A nice little place to start your day on the beach!

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Woodstock, Georgia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

On the way back home it was suggested by the locals and locals have it right.....the best breakfast the whole trip. Margie is the best cook ever!!! If I knew earlier it would of been an everyday breakfast stop. Great food and even better prices.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

This is my favorite place on the beach. The owner is the sweetest lady ever and the staff is laid back and friendly. This is not a very big place, although the location is great! You must go for breakfast and try their M&M pancakes... You heard correct, M&M PANCAKES!! Also, this is a great place to have a drink... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

Locals going here for years. Walked in, no greeting. Sat outside waited 10 minutes. No menus. Walked back inside to leave, cook just waved goodbye. Too bad Margie. Just lost two locals for good. Lunch at Taco Shop was great.

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West Simsbury, Connecticut
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338 reviews 338 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
174 helpful votes 174 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We walked here from the state park for breakfast and had the burritto bowl. It had potatoes, avocado, jalapenos, two eggs, salsa, sour cream, onions and sausage all mixed together. It was very good. This small place has a cool vibe and a friendly staff.

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brooklyn
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We have been eating here for a few years and it used to have a great menu and good food with a fun beach atmosphere. We were excited to hear that Margie (the cook for years) had taken over the restaurant, but sadly, she is no longer the cook and the food was terrible. Upon arrival the staff was completely... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

Do not judge a book by its cover. The food and staff here was the best we had in st. Augustine. The welcoming atmosphere and to die for breakfast will definitelybring us back again

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 303 A1A Beach blvd., Saint Augustine, FL 32080
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Saint Augustine
  • Phone Number: (904) 471-2006

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Caribbean
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 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?