We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

The Floridian

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
72 Spanish St, St. Augustine, FL 32084
+1 904-829-0655
Website
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Mon 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wed 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

1,500 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 1,475: English reviews
Level Contributor
51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 17, 2015 via mobile

This is a very eclectic little place. Took over an hour to get it so we had high hopes, but they forgot about us and once we asked when we'd be seated they said "oh right now". No apologies. They just acted like they hadn't forgotten about us. Took waitress 20 min to get our order. Once we ordered she... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Flmum
Wayne, New Jersey
Level Contributor
322 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 252 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 17, 2015

While in St. Augustine, I asked a local shop owner for a lunch recommendation. Without hesitation, she said to head for the Floridian. We were glad she did. Laid back, old Florida atmosphere, a small bar area, and some outside seating both in front and back. Interesting menu, great food and friendly service from Megan. We tried the salad with... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Onthebacknine
Savannah, Georgia
Level Contributor
158 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 16, 2015

It can be difficult to find creative and healthy vegetarian cuisine, but The Floridian meets all that and does so in such a fun and eclectic atmosphere. It was great to go somewhere to feel that there were a variety of well-thought options to choose from for not only vegetarian, but those that are gluten-free and vegan as well. Everything... More 

Helpful?
Thank vegfoodie1976
Yuma, Arizona
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 15, 2015

Our boat captain from St. Augustine Eco Tours, Zach, recommended that we go to The Floridian for lunch. He could not have made a better suggestion! The location was ideal and the building was quaint and beautifully decorated. Simple. Comfortable. The beer list was fantastic, which you can't say about many places. But this was almost overshadowed by how amazing... More 

Helpful?
Thank SAFGHF
Atlanta, Georgia
Level Contributor
28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 15, 2015

We're in town for our honeymoon. A friend went to Flagler College and suggested The Floridian. What a great recommendation! We were not disappointed. The ambiance is very cool...beachy chic. The food was very delicious. The favors were amazing. I had the BLT Salmon. My husband had the Green Curry Bowl with Chicken. Both were really terrific. They offered what... More 

Helpful?
Thank Tammy T
Maryville, Tennessee
Level Contributor
38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 12, 2015

My grandmother was born and raised in South Florida and the decor reminded me of her home. She was a great cook and the Floridian is a great place to eat also. Very fresh menu items with lots of options to try out. We got there at 2 in the afternoon so no waiting. The desserts are to die for!... More 

Helpful?
Thank Cathy D
Kingston, Canada
Level Contributor
20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2015

We had lunch at The Floridian on the recommendation of a retail shop. We were not disappointed. The food was amazing and great value. The wait staff person was extremely helpful, polite and people oriented. She was the woman with the earth, wind, and fire tattoo and if I owned a restaurant, she'd be managing the place. I rarely feel... More 

Helpful?
Thank Steven R
Jacksonville, Florida
Level Contributor
34 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2015

When you visit St. Augustine do not miss The Floridian - after visiting St. Augustine for more than 30 years - and this restaurant is one of our favorites. Definitely more for adults than kids (if the kids prefer mac & cheese, chicken nuggets, burgers). Portions are large - perfect for 2. I suggest each getting a different item and... More 

Helpful?
Thank LeahJacksonville
Florida
Level Contributor
15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2015

Completely lived up to expectations. As described on website plus some. You will find dishes that can't be found elsewhere and prepared with the aim to please and satisfy. Ya need to dine here.

Helpful?
Thank Incognito_1953
Indian Rocks Beach
Level Contributor
358 reviews
274 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2015

This is a really popular place and they do not take reservations. So be prepared to wait or come early (5:30-6:00). There is inside and outside dining. The food can best be described as

Helpful?
Thank ultrapilot

Travelers who viewed The Floridian also viewed

 

Been to The Floridian? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$12 - $30
Cuisine
American, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 Spanish St, St. Augustine, FL 32084
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-829-0655
Description
Innovative Southern Cuisine prepared with locally and sustainably produced ingredients. New location at 72 Spanish St.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The Floridian and other visitors
4 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (4)

Questions? Get answers from The Floridian staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?