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La Cocina International Restaurant

530 A1A Beach Blvd., Saint Augustine Beach, St. Augustine, FL 32080-7933
+1 904-461-8288
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Spanish, Contemporary, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
530 A1A Beach Blvd., Saint Augustine Beach, St. Augustine, FL 32080-7933
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1 - 10 of 528 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

From our arrival to our departure the staff made us feel very special. Excellent wine list. Particular attention was paid to my dietary needs of being lactose intolerant. Service was exceptional. Food was excellent. Would go back if in the neighborhood.

Thank HalloweenOwl
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A great restaurant located inside a hotel(Castillo Real)in Saint Augustine Beach Florida.The food is beautifully presented and always delicious. Reservations needed.You will be glad you came.

Thank 261elaineg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved the ostrich. It's something no one should pass up. Not at all like chicken or gamey. It was tender and delicious. I ordered the fish special and my husband had a salad and ceviche. All of it was superb. The flavors were well...More

Thank Deena B
Reviewed 1 week ago

True authentic Mexican food. The food is delicious and the plate presentation just adds to the enjoyment of dining here. I highly recommend the sangria, it is like a fruit explosion in your glass.

Thank Melinda B
Reviewed July 10, 2017

I've lived in SAB now for just over five years but only recently discovered La Cocina International. What the heck was I waiting for? After three visits now, I can only say to you "Don't wait as long as I did." The food is almost...More

2  Thank Debbyselfie
norberto j, Owner at La Cocina International Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2017

We're so glad you found us! Thank you for making us your new favorite restaurant! Welcome to the La Cocina family :)

Reviewed July 10, 2017

Fantastic service and food. Our go to place for important dates and out of town visitors. Good wine selection

Thank Allan H
norberto j, Owner at La Cocina International Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2017

Hello, Allan. Thank you for taking time to review us and tell others what we have to offer. It's awesome patrons like you that allow our small business to grow!

Reviewed June 22, 2017

We were celebrating our 35th anniversary and ate here twice..Had a delicious breakfast and an even more amazing lunch. Portion size is generous and food full of flavor...just excellent! You Must try La Cocina Restaurant as you will not be disappointed. Enjoy....

1  Thank kdeal
norberto j, Owner at La Cocina International Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2017

Hello! We're honored that you chose us to celebrate your 35th anniversary, twice! Thank you so much for your excellent review.

Reviewed June 7, 2017

We have been going to La Cocina for years. Great place for small clubs to have lunch but our favorite is dinner. Presentation of food is beautiful and taste great and at night time has a romantic flare. The staff there is always friendly.

Thank PJ R
norberto j, Owner at La Cocina International Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2017

Hello, PJ. It's always a delight to serve our returning guests! Thank you for your loyalty. See you again soon!

Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

So I recently visited this establishment with one thing in mind, I gotta have this ostrich steak. Well I was running tight on time one day but stopped in to have it none the less. Keep in mind I ordered it to go and literally...More

Thank bizzaro5
norberto j, Owner at La Cocina International Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2017

Hello. Happy to hear you enjoyed our Seared Ostrich appetizer. Thank you for recommending us!

Reviewed June 6, 2017

Excellent Service! Plating presentation is an artistic masterpiece and the food itself is absolutely delicious. This is a must dining experience location!!!

Thank V2881FTjayd
norberto j, Owner at La Cocina International Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2017

Thank you for this wonderful review! Glad to hear you had such an excellent dining experience. Come back soon!

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Cueria
March 29, 2017|
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Response from menckenman | Reviewed this property |
They have excellent bottled water.
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dbrb50
January 2, 2017|
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Response from Larry T | Reviewed this property |
This isn't a 'seafood' restaurant. There are usually two seafood items and they are excellent. If you want a predominately seafood restaurant with four or five fresh catches every day, try Caps on the Water.
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September 28, 2016|
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Response from norberto j | Property representative |
Hello, I apologize for the late response. Had a few glitches with our system. Yes, we cater to the gluten-free needs. We endeavor to have all of our guests enjoy their dining experience. In understanding allergies... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$23 - $40
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 10:30 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 10:30 am
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 am
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 530 A1A Beach Blvd., Saint Augustine Beach, St. Augustine, FL 32080-7933
    (Beach Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine  >  Saint Augustine Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-461-8288
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Description
La Cocina International Restaurant offers intimate Fine Dining with a Latin Flair in a Casual Atmosphere
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