A tasty, juicy burger is the perfect way to replace all those calories you burned from spending a hot summer day along the beaches of 30A! Visit one of these great restaurants on your next beach vacation and discover the best burgers along 30A!
12805 US Hwy 98 E, Inlet Beach FL 32461 (located in 30Avenue)
We couldn’t start this list off with any other restaurant, because it’s all in the name! Enjoy their Signature Burger for a classic option, or choose something different from the Chicken menu. 30A Burger offers indoor and outdoor seating options, and a pet-friendly Dawg Menu!
10711 E County Hwy 30A, Rosemary Beach, FL 32461
While most people think Big Bad Breakfast is all about, well, breakfast, you can’t miss the Big Bad Burger! The 1/3 pound of fresh ground chuck complete with all the classic toppings is sure to make you smile.
55 Clayton Lane, Santa Rosa Beach, Fl 32459
Satisfy your burger craving with their Bacon Cheddar Guac Burger – a grilled 10-oz. patty served with fresh guacamole and Southwest ranch topped with crispy bacon bits and melted cheddar cheese. And their menu has another four unique burgers to choose from!
3004 Highway 395, Santa Rosa Beach, Fl 32459
Sink your teeth into their Famous Market Burger, a low-fat brisket blend grilled on a flat top to ensure minimum shrinkage. You can also try out their Southern Burger, the BBQ Bacon Burger, or make your own burger with your choice of toppings.
10952 E County Hwy 30A, Inlet Beach, FL 32413
The lunch and dinner menus at Shades include a fantastic lineup of delicious burgers, including the Spicy Goat Burger with goat cheese and tri-pepper sauce, the Bacon Cheeseburger with applewood smoked bacon, and the meatless Beyond Burger…if you’re into that sort of thing!
Haven’t booked your 2020 beach vacation yet? Don’t waste another day! Browse our available homes and find the perfect 30A beach rental. Need help booking? Call us today at 877.782.9302 (877.STAY.30A) and we will help you find a 30A beach rental you’ll love!
“Thanksgiving” and “at the beach” might be words you never thought you would use in a sentence. But we think it’s about time you do! Not sure if there is anything to do at the beach on Thanksgiving? Think again! We have a whole list of activities and dining options to give you one of the most memorable (and hopefully drama-free) Thanksgivings you and your family have ever had!
Start The Morning With A Run
Already feeling guilty about that extra piece of pie you know you’re going to eat later? Earn those extra calories by running in the 30A Thanksgiving Day 10K (or 5K…or 1 mile…if a 10K isn’t quite your thing)!
This race takes place every Thanksgiving, and has become a tradition for countless families that either call 30A home, or choose to spend Thanksgiving here every year. Whichever race you choose to run, you will start and finish in beautiful Rosemary Beach.
All proceeds from this event benefit a group of local charities. Register early! Last year, the race sold out.
When you think about Thanksgiving, you most likely think about food! But maybe you don’t get very excited about cooking that food. We completely understand! That’s why we’ve compiled a list of different restaurants and experiences along the Emerald Coast to make sure you get the Thanksgiving feast you want (and deserve!) while keeping you out of the kitchen.
Located in the ballroom of The Pearl in Rosemary Beach, you can enjoy live music and a renowned Thanksgiving Buffet! This year, they are offering three seatings at 11 AM, 1 PM, and 3 PM. Reservations are required, so please call 850.588.2882. Prices are $79 per adult and $39 per child (13 and under).
The Pearl also offers a plated dinner from 11 AM – 7 PM at the Havana Beach Bar & Grill. Their regular menu will not be available, but you can still find their interpretation of Thanksgiving classics on the special 3-course Thanksgiving menu. Reservations are required, so please call 850.588.2882. Prices are $79 per adult and $39 per child (13 and under).
If you’re looking for a fuss free holiday dinner, make reservations at Stinky’s! They will be serving your holiday favorites as well as selections from their regular menu. Call 850.267.3053 for reservations.
Old Florida Fish House will be serving up Thanksgiving on the Lake again this year. You can choose from the special buffet or from their sushi menu. Select regular menu items will also be available. Prices are $39 per adult and $15 per child. Make your reservations by calling 850.534.3045.
Vue on 30a will be serving up traditional holiday dishes with a coastal flair at their Annual Thanksgiving Brunch. Enjoy a delicious meal in a spectacular setting! Make your reservations today by calling 850.267.2305. Price per adult is $49.95, and price for kids (aged 6-12) is $15.95. Children 5 and under are complimentary.
Make your reservations for Cafe Thirty-A’s Thanksgiving feast early…it always sells out! Book now and enjoy a four-course Thanksgiving dinner with all the extras! Adults eat for $60 and children eat for $20. Make reservations online, or call 850.231.2166.
OR, get a take-out feast for 6. Order early! Pick-up will be Thanksgiving Day.
Set sail this Thanksgiving on the Solaris Yacht and enjoy a spectacular feast on the water. This year, enjoy either lunch or dinner during your two and a half hour cruise. This event sells out every year, so make your reservations as soon as possible! Prices for adults (11 & up) are $68, children (3-10) are $38, and infants (2 & under) are $23 (no meal served).
Tim Creehan’s Annual Thanksgiving Day Buffet happens every year exclusively at Cuvee 30A at 30Avenue. Early reservations are highly recommended, and can be made online. Buffet prices are $49 for adults, and $21 for children under 9.
OR, order a turkey to-go! Each year, they offer turkey-only options, full dinner options, or full-dinner with dessert.
Thanksgiving in Rosemary Beach with dinner at Restaurant Paradis! They will be serving a traditional turkey dinner, alongside their regular menu if you are looking for something different. To make your reservations, please call 850.534.0400.
Chef Jim Shirley always puts together an amazing Thanksgiving menu at The Bay. Enjoy the celebratory buffet while also enjoying spectacular views of Choctawhatchee Bay. make reservations by calling 850.622.2291.
Another restaurant by Chef Jim Shirley, Great Southern Cafè offers a Thanksgiving Day Lunch Buffet that always fills up fast! Reservations can be made by calling 850.231.7327 from November 1 at 8 a.m. and are on a first-call first-reserved basis. Be fast, because reservations typically fill up within hours!
Maybe getting dressed up and eating out isn’t your idea of a fun Thanksgiving?
Thankfully, Cafe Thirty-A, Cuvee 30A, Grayton Beer Brewpub, Roux 30A, Cowgirl Kitchen, The Perfect Pig, and The Hub 30A all offer delicious Thanksgiving Dinner to-go options that give you the ability to enjoy time with family at home while not having to cook…which we call a win-win! Or, go for a classic like Honey Baked Ham. They several different locations in the South Walton area to choose from!
But if you do like to cook, don’t fret about not being able to find the perfect turkey! For The Health Of It offers a limited supply of free range and organic turkeys each year. They have been sourcing their turkeys from Mary’s Farm in Pennsylvania for the past 24 years.
And for fresh, seasonal veggies, check out the different farmers’ markets along 30A the week before Thanksgiving! You’re sure to find some unique finds that will make your Thanksgiving spread even more special.
At Paradise Beach Rentals, we always want to give you the best beach vacation possible. That’s why we try to ensure that each of our rentals comes with everything you could possibly need. So, if you plan to spend the holiday in one of our beach rentals, you are sure to have everything you need to whip up an amazing Thanksgiving dinner!
Ready to spend Turkey Day by the coast? Book your beach rental today! We typically fill up during the holidays. Browse our available homes today and find the perfect place for you and your family. Need help booking? Call us today at 877.782.9302 (877.STAY.30A) and we will help you find the perfect rental for you and your family this Thanksgiving.
There’s no reason to miss Taco Tuesday just because you’re on vacation. Especially when fish tacos are a delicious possibility! Browse these incredible restaurants below and find the perfect spot to eat on your next trip to 30A.
With a selection of soft tacos, crispy street tacos, and grilled corn tortilla tacos, everyone is bound to find something they love! Try the Grilled Red Fish or Blackened Shrimp Fish Tacos for a coastal taste, or the Chili Steak or Smoked Brisket Tacos for something fun and different.
2052 W County Hwy 30A
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
Bud and Alley’s never disappoints, and the Taco Bar is no exception! Just steps from the sand, you can eat at the Taco Bar OR get your order to-go and enjoy your tacos on the beach. We recommend the Baja Style Fish Tacos or the Carnitas Tacos! They also have burritos and a wide selection of house made sides.
2236 East County Road 30-A
Seaside, Florida 32459
Originally inspired by a trip to Spain, the decor, vibe, and menu of Chiringo draws from beaches around the world. While the tacos are out of this world, you’re sure to love the atmosphere of Chiringo just as much!
63 Hotz Ave
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
Take a trip to the Bay! Located at the foot of the 331 Bridge, this restaurant is a newcomer to South Walton. With plenty of room for the kids to run and play, you can enjoy a drink from their extensive tequila selection. And their tacos are made-from-scratch in a delightful gulf- and farm-to-table fashion!
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
If everyone in your group isn’t craving tacos, make your way to The Hub where there are plenty of different food options. But for you taco lovers, look no further than Macho Taco! Enjoy delicious combos like Pork Chimichurri, Grilled Chicken Mole, or Grilled Portabellos for a vegetarian option.
Unit 4, 24 Hub Lane
Watersound Beach, Florida 32461
Located in Gulf Place directly across from the Gulf of Mexico, La Playa is the place to go for Caribbean-influenced favorites. Get exactly what you’re craving with their Build Your Own menu. Choose from Bowls, Tacos, Burritos, or Nachos and plenty of protein and topping options!
37 Town Center Loop C8
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
La Cocina offers Latin-inspired cuisine made-from-scratch from the freshest possible ingredients. And in the heart of Seacrest Beach, it’s in the perfect location. Enjoy a wide variety of tacos and other classic Mexican cuisine. But don’t forget the cocktail!
10343 E County Hwy 30A
Seacrest, FL 32461
What’s your favorite place to grab a taco along 30A? Let us know in the comments!
And if you don’t have a trip to the beach on your calendar, book your next beach rental today. Browse our available homes today and find the perfect place for you and your family. Need help booking? Call us today at 877.782.9302 (877.STAY.30A).