New Smyrna Beach offers a wide array of beachside cafes and bistros, as well as fine dining
establishments that rival any Food Network fancy fare. Come test your palette at this tasteful vacation
destination. Here are some options you may enjoy…
Saunter on over to New Smyrna Beach’s south end for some of Florida’s freshest seafood at JB Fish
Camp, located on the Intracoastal Waterway (859 Pompano Avenue – 386-427- 5747).
The Garlic offers a little slice of heaven…and Italy. Start with fresh baked crusty artesian bread slathered
with roasted garlic and continue (if you dare) with the Bocce Ball – a 16 ounce filet mignon meatball!
(556 E. 3 rd Avenue – 386-424- 6660).
If Mexican is more to your taste, Taco Shack is a great little outdoor venue with a cool vibe and excellent
food at an unbeatable price. Try it out on Thursday when tacos are only a buck! (642 N. Dixie Freeway –
Mi Mexico is also absolutely delicioso! Try the giant burrito or amazing chicken fajitas. (4600 Atlantic
Avenue – 386-478- 0122).
Enjoy panoramic ocean views from the upstairs “Treehouse” bar at New Smyrna Beach’s infamous
Norwood’s Restaurant, where the steaks and gourmet seafood dishes melt in your mouth (400 E. 2 nd
Avenue – 386-428- 4621).
The “Retriever Roast Beef” signature sandwich with gouda cheese, caramelized onions and cranberry-
horseradish-jalapeno mayo at Yellow Dog Eats is doggone delicious (147 Canal Street – 386-410- 4824).
Sip a cappuccino or enjoy a mellow merlot while you surf the web on the garden patio at Third Wave
Café coffee shop and wine bar (204 Flagler Avenue – 386-402- 7864).
AA Garden Fusion, offering Asian fusion with a flare, is another Flagler Avenue favorite (206 Flagler
Avenue – 386-410- 4772).
If you love a good breakfast, you have to wake up one morning to the delectable options at Wake Up
Café. What would you say to a cheddar, bacon, tomato, avocado omelet or strawberry banana French
toast? Yum! (749 E. 3 rd Avenue – 386-410- 4719).
Or get your fill with the French toast or pancakes, eggs and sausage or bacon daily special…all for under
five bucks at Ruthy’s Kozy Kitchen (618 Canal Street – 386-423- 9656).