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The Sandbar & Kitchen


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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Special occasions, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
American, Bar, Seafood
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed today via mobile

This place is right on a perfect (and large) beach, so you can't beat that. It also is the northernmost establishment on the beach, so it is not totally 'nuts'. Very relaxing, although they have live music. The food is very good, and the clientele...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Lucaspapa
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

After a very long hike today stopped for lunch here. The view of the ocean is great and the live entertainment didn’t overwhelm the place. Service was fine- was seated immediately despite the place being busy. We both had the grouper sandwich and it was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank PFootlocke
Reviewed 1 week ago

Live entertainment while enjoying an excellent seafood dinner. And one of the best Margaritas I have tasted.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We just happened upon this place when we stopped to take a quick walk on the beach. It was right there and lunchtime so we decided to stop in and I am so glad that we did! Although the pizza special sounded great I had...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TheWilliamsWanderers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was pleasantly surprised with the place. It has really picked up the pace and offered a nice option for a meal with an Ocean view. Cool atmosphere, very friendly, quality food, and an ocean view that cant be beat. A beachfront bar with music and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank charlespV2413HL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Honey Badgers Band was playing- GREAT classic rock, great food and drinks, and friendly staff! Right on the beach. There's an upstairs level with full service as well.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 3trvlrs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Right on the beach! Fish and chips were good but a bit greasy. Excellent fries. Drinks were great. Staff friendly. If you stay in the hotel next door there is a discount.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank LindaRae55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very laid back place - part sport bar, part restaurant. Service is very friendly and quick. We both had the best crab soup (creamy) that we've ever had. We shared a generous platter of boiled shrimp to peel served with an ample...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank maas_johnf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is restaurant week on Amelia Island. We tried their lunch special for this event, Ms. Pat's fried chicken with mashed potatoes and corn. The bomb!! Chicken was so tender, potatoes creamy goodness and the corn was so sweet and creamy. A must Try! The...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank squirt1977
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot! Food is really good! Staff is great! View is cool and drinks are good! Definitely a must stop for the bacon, it’s sweet and Spicy, so good!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Reese_ml
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