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142 Racquet Park Dr, Amelia Island, FL 32034-6511
+1 904-261-6161
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“grouper” (101 reviews)
“corn soup” (18 reviews)
“blue crab” (11 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
142 Racquet Park Dr, Amelia Island, FL 32034-6511
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Was staying at Omni for a conference, this restaurant was recommended by a friend and it did not disappoint. First surprise was a sample of the soup of the day, we enjoyed a very nice grouper dish. The service was spectacular. The server knew the...More

Thank Jlbod
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friends took my wife and me to dinner on a Thursday. At first I was a little skeptical as we entered however, as soon as out server took charger we were treated to a wonderful meal and superb service. The treats that came before and...More

Thank Doy L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was blown away by Veranda. The food was a huge surprise, as it was sophisticated and complex, a genuine treat. The wine list was very nice too! I had the grouper topped with crab meat, served atop mashed potatoes, absolutely divine the sauce was...More

Thank Cindy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose The Verandah to celebrate my birthday on a recent trip to Amelia Island. I am pretty picky about seafood and also have to eat gluten-free, but I am happy to say that the grilled grouper with Florida Lemon Butter Sauce was delicious! My...More

Thank EdmondOKgal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reviews from the Shuttle driver convinced me to have dinner here, his reco was spot on! I had the crab encrusted grouper, delicious and perfectly prepared. The dinner rolls they serve are all different and interesting. Service was excellent Enjoy dinner at a reasonable price

Thank WorldTravelRod
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We shared a shrimp cocktail, which was excellent, and fortunate, since there were 12 enormous shrimp! For entrees, we had crab cakes and the grouper crusted with blue carb an served with an excellent lemon butter sauce. The service was excellent. We didn't order any...More

Thank 867charlies
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So glad we decided to try this place. The food was AMAZING. The service was perfect! The little extras are always what makes a difference to me. Sample cup of soup, nitro popcorn at the end - awesome touches. I had their “35 year favorite”...More

Thank Jekela
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here with friends on a girls weekend. The service was good but the food was disappointing. The shrimp was over cooked in several of our dishes. Grilled fish was ok. Nice atmosphere. There were many other means that were much better nearby.

Thank maestralaura
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Magical moment as I was given a birthday card from the restaurant staff and part of my birthday celebration. I’ve dined out at many, many restaurants for birthday dinner and this was a first! A wonderful touch, so thank you. We started with a small...More

Thank SpudTraveler
Reviewed April 12, 2018

This was a nice little restaurant for a celebration. The server was amazing and the food was just as good!

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April 26, 2018|
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Response from cartermac | Reviewed this property |
Most Guest dress a little nicer. Resort wear or walking shorts dressed up if you must.
December 27, 2017|
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Response from Manager_AIP | Property representative |
No not private, but you can take over a section to accommodate this size. We would LOVE to have you!! Please call me... Emily 904-277-5995
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 142 Racquet Park Dr, Amelia Island, FL 32034-6511
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Amelia Island
  • Phone Number: +1 904-261-6161
Overlooking the tranquil Racquet Park tennis facility, diners view the natural canopy of live oak trees from their table at the Verandah restaurant, specializing in southern inspired fare and fresh traditional seafood. Bringing the bounty of the local Atlantic Ocean and neighboring farmers directly to plates of members and guests, the Verandah features an array of the areas freshest seafood in an inviting, family-friendly setting. Take a seat in the bar for the perfect place to end your day or begin your evening with a selection from our approachable list of wines. Gather at the Verandah for happy hour after a day of professional instruction on our acclaimed Har-Tru clay tennis courts or before sitting down to the bounty of the sea in our dining room.
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