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The Reef Restaurant

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$$ - $$$, , American
4100 Coastal Hwy, St. Augustine, FL 32084-1419
+1 904-824-8008
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Grill, Contemporary, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4100 Coastal Hwy, St. Augustine, FL 32084-1419
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is an absolute don't miss. The food was phenomenal, the service was fantastic, and the view was amazing. We sat outside and our server was the best. Can't wait to go back.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We keep coming back - this is one of our favorite oceanside restaurants - the view ist just amazing - and the food is consistently good. Very enjoyable experience again - and we will be back soon !

1  Thank Gudrun R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely waterfront view from the bar area. Weekend music is very good. Erin and Chris at the bar provide great service.

1  Thank jwmsc
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't remember the last time I've had service as bad as we had Saturday night May 12th. It took forever for the appetizer to arrive and it finally came just 2 minutes before our meals were served. Not enough time to even eat it....More

Thank CactusBadger
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great view of the ocean, food tasted good but portions were small and the prices were high for what was served. Great service.

Thank angela h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last minute reservation and staff accommodated us our family was very pleased with the food and staff.

Thank yasminescobarsv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I visited the "Reef" tonight for what we hoped to be a delightful evening of fine wine and food. What should have been the usual fine dining experience we have come to expect at the "Reef" was a dismal failure. The Grouper...More

Thank fclarkhia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When one goes to St. Augustine, it's all about the ocean. We had checked out this restaurant a year ago for a rehearsal dinner which didnt work for us. When we returned we decided to enjoy an evening by the sea. When we arrived, the...More

Thank JMS23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Reef sits on what's left of the dunes after Irma. You can't get closer to the Atlantic than this restaurant. We came for a late lunch where the staff suggested we eat inside as the winds were fierce outside. A good suggestion. We had...More

Thank FLTraveler88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate at The Reef for lunch on a Friday. We were seated on the Oceanside balcony at an umbrella table with an excellent view. We ordered fish tacos and the Mahi Club. Both were good, not incredible though. What was incredible was the French fries...More

Thank JoshDawson268
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March 24, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Jeremy T | Property representative |
We do offer a happy hour 3-7pm Monday-Saturday 4-7 pm Sundays
October 21, 2017|
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Response from Jeremy T | Property representative |
Thank you, no the Sauce for the risotto is made with lobster stock.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $34
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4100 Coastal Hwy, St. Augustine, FL 32084-1419
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-824-8008
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Eat and drink like a local! Come enjoy St. Augustine's most spectacular Happy Hour. Discounted drinks and appetizers right on the ocean!
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