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142 Racquet Park Dr, Amelia Island, FL 32034-6511
+1 904-261-6161
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good22%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“grouper” (87 reviews)
“corn soup” (14 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (13 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
142 Racquet Park Dr, Amelia Island, FL 32034-6511
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Reviewed October 13, 2016

The Veranda is a great choice if you are in the mood for fine food. The service is first rate and the atmosphere is superb. While not inexpensive, it is on par with other restaurants of this type. The menu changes, but if yu enjoy...More

2  Thank Coolbreeze100
Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere and service from the beginning to end. I enjoyed the fried green tomatoes and my husband had the shrimp cocktail. Both there too much for one person! I had the grouper, which is one that they are known for. It could use a...More

1  Thank Mary Jean H
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Is it really pains me to write a negative review of this fine restaurant. We have visited in the past and I have had excellent food and service however a large party visited last night and while the service and atmosphere were immaculate the food...More

Thank uglygolf
Reviewed September 26, 2016

We are always blown away with our meal at the Verandah. We love the wine list, the deviled egg appetizer, and all of the entrees! The atmosphere is great and the servers have always been wonderful.

1  Thank KatFox2
Reviewed September 21, 2016

The atmosphere, the service by Ashley and the entire staff was wonderful. Ashley was Beverly knowledgeable and was so helpful in our entree selections. The general manager and Chef visited our table and made us feel so welcome.

1  Thank ekkmom8888
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

It has been 10 years since we have visited this restaurant. Newly renovated and a new menu makes this one super place to eat. We loved it!!

2  Thank Susanne G
Reviewed September 15, 2016

We enjoyed a mainly seafood experience here, while staying at the Resort Hotel. Just the drive in our golf cart was a lovely experience, given the gorgeous, bug-free grounds of this spot. Perhaps it was our terrific waiter, Hadar (a/k/a "Charlie Sheehan"), who made it...More

3  Thank Mary M
Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

We arrived for an early dinner accompanied by a toddler. This staff was so very gracious and accommodating. Every single thing we ate from appetizers to dessert was exquisitely prepared. Well done staff and chefs !! Bravo!!

2  Thank 1,752
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Large party family dinner that did not disappoint. Service was wonderful, our server Alison was attentive and accommodating to our special requests, food was excellent and management staff-Matt made sure our evening was perfect.

2  Thank Fulhouse
Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

I was very impressed with the Verandah from the moment we walked in the door. Ate there with family from out of town and we were made to feel like special guests! Service was perfect, attentive without being intrusive (we never felt rushed even though...More

2  Thank pamela r
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Nearby Attractions
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.08 miles away
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What is the view from this restaurant? Is there outside dining?
March 27, 2017|
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Response from Manager_AIP | Property representative |
Good day, Verandah is set in an area surrounded by beautiful live oak trees. It does not offer outdoor seating. If you are looking for outdoor dining and ocean views, you may want to look at Oceanside restaurant, which is... More
Carol H
Carryout offered?
February 16, 2017|
Response from Manager_AIP | Property representative |
YES certainly for pick up Only. We do not have a delivery service. May I take an order for you? Donald
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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
  • E-mail
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.