Stuart Area Waterfront Restaurants
Stuart area waterfront restaurants offer substantial happy hour and early bird specials. Food and drinks are discounted to the point where almost anyone can afford to stop in for a late afternoon delight. The house drinks are often half price so it's a win win. Many Stuart area waterfront restaurants present delectable appetizers you'll want to come back again and again to enjoy.
The Stuart FL area (also known as the Treasure Coast) has an abundance of great waterfront restaurants. From casual to elegant, there's no shortage of great places to eat.
Seafood and Steak Houses
The dining area at Kyle G's Prime Seafood and Steak has spectacular ocean views. Located on Hutchinson Island in Jensen Beach, winning the Diner's Choice Award in 2017 just after opening, the restaurant is now open for sunrise breakfast and brunch, as well as lunch and dinner. Reasonably priced and delicious! Happy hour 2 for 1 Monday through Friday from 3-6 means you get all that atmosphere for half the price. Live entertainment too! Check their site for coupons and save!
Sailor's Return has excellent service with happy hour, specials, live music and a fabulous view of the St. Lucie River in Stuart, Florida. Catering to all age groups, Sailors' attire is dressy and events can be scheduled for wedding receptions, birthday parties, business events and more.
Sign up on their website for monthly specials including lobster tails and prime rib. Packed most Friday nights (you may see me there dancing), the entertainment is upbeat and easy to dance to. On the weekends, the bands that play people from around the world enjoy fresh seafood and American cuisine. Dining available indoors and out.
Bar and Shrimp Houses
Dolphin Bar and Shrimp House in Jensen Beach on the Indian River Lagoon has waterfront seating to accommodate large parties, or intimate deck seating for couples. Casual, elegant dining on the Indian River Lagoon makes it a favorite spot. Delicious seafood, happy hour, and entertainment have been staples for decades. Owned by Ralph Evinrude and Francis Langford for many years, it's also a great place to have business or private events in the banquet room. The service and food are delicious!
Tucked away in the Manatee Pocket, The Twisted Tuna is a favorite for casual dining including a raw bar. Come by land or sea to relax and enjoy this Stuart gem.
Drift Kitchen + Bar is located in the beautiful Hutchinson Shores Resort and Spa and offers a variety of choices in dining. Fresh seafood and Italian specialties in a contemporary oceanfront space. Enjoy an al-fresco lunch on the ocean veranda or for special occasions, reserve the private dining room. Reservations accepted.
Protected in a pocket of the Loxahatchee River in Jupiter, FL, Guanabanas has a flair that's all Floridian. Pull up and dock or park your car to enjoy this delicious cuisine in a tropical oasis set among exotic flora. Open breakfast lunch and dinner on the weekends. Lunch and dinner only Mon-Fri. Catering also available.
2019 Diner's Choice Award winner, 1000 North has views of the intracoastal waterway near the Jupiter Inlet. With stunning views of the Jupiter lighthouse, the restaurant is open for lunch and dinner. This elegant eatery has several levels to choose from to gaze at the waterfront scenery and enjoy a glass of wine from the extensive wine list.
12A Buoy in Fort Pierce has a casual feel and delicious seafood. With a large menu, you'll have trouble deciding what to order. Open for lunch and dinner with weekly specials offered.
Many Stuart area waterfront restaurants have live entertainment most nights. and can draw quite a crowd. Click on each restaurant's name to learn more or contact Treasure Coast Insider Blogger Mona Leonard. 772-530-6131.