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The Golden Lion Cafe

501 N Ocean Shore Blvd, Box 2225, Flagler Beach, FL 32136-3311
+1 386-439-3004
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (167 reviews)
“fresh catch” (11 reviews)
“coconut shrimp” (27 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
501 N Ocean Shore Blvd, Box 2225, Flagler Beach, FL 32136-3311
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Reviewed yesterday

Stumbled upon this and what a treat! We were searching for raw oysters and found them. Our server Amanda was attentive and helped us choose just the right dishes. The key lime tartar sauce was great, fish and shrimp tacos were a hit, and the...More

Thank sushishrink2018
Reviewed 2 days ago

My family went to the Golden Lion because a friend had suggested it. We were very happy! Great atmosphere right off the ocean and live music. Although I didn't order the Fish N Chips I probably would next time. Luckily my family shares!!! I love...More

1  Thank Cldwyer
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went there specifically to listen to the music and was delighted with our service. Amanda was very attentive and took very good care of us. The owners are wonderful and we love the location. Will continue to go back!More

1  Thank Jill L
Daniel K, General Manager at The Golden Lion Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank You for your recent review. I appreciate you taking the time to let us know how Amanda is doing, we will be sure to let her know. Join us every night to enjoy live music and all day on Saturday & Sunday. If you...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived early for the party celebrating their best on the beach win...again. Crowded, so bar service a little slow, and upstairs closed due to weather impending. We were seated just before a downpour, and waited a while for service. We love the beach, and...More

1  Thank daleccccc
Daniel K, General Manager at The Golden Lion Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank You for your recent review. We appreciate your suggestion on the Swimming Reuben, I will be sure to pass this along to our chef. If you haven't done so already, please visit us at goldenlioncafe.us to sign up for our birthday club and free...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have gone to Golden Lion before and service was amazing and food was absolutely delicious but this time was different. We got a server named Kendrick and he was so patient with my kids who 1. Didn't like any drink and then he found...More

2  Thank lcsmith330
Daniel K, General Manager at The Golden Lion Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank You for your recent review. We take pride in having a family friendly atmosphere with great service and a menu full of variety. Thank you for letting us know that we are succeeding. I appreciate you taking the time to let us know how...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Had an early Fathers’ Day dinner and arrived in time for the Happy Hour Oyster Special for my honey...$13/dozen...sweet, fresh, good size. I had the Petite Nachos...loaded with everything you expect and hardly “petite”...could easily satisfy two as an appetizer. He had the catch of...More

1  Thank NYNurse70
Daniel K, General Manager at The Golden Lion Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank You for your recent review. We appreciate you taking to the time to recognize Amanda, we will be sure to let her know how she is doing. Just as a reminder, you can enjoy our happy hour specials 7 days a week from 3pm-6pm....More

A TripAdvisor Member
Plymouth, Michigan
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Best food in Flagler Beach. My server was Amanda, she was great. PS the lobster was yummy.. I will come again..More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Daniel K, General Manager at The Golden Lion Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank You for your recent review. I appreciate you taking the time to let us know how Amanda is doing, we will be sure to let her know. If you haven't done so already, please visit us at goldenlioncafe.us to sign up for our birthday...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Old Florida at its best. Rated best beach bar on the entire east coast of Florida this year. Great raw bar, drinks, live music, and food!More

1  Thank Hunt H
Daniel K, General Manager at The Golden Lion Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank You for your recent review. Don't forget to visit us during happy hour from 3pm-6pm 7 days a week for great food & drink specials. If you haven't done so already, please visit us at goldenlioncafe.us to sign up for our birthday club and...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Had dinner last night at the Golden Lion Cafe in Flagler Beach. It is one of our favorite places to eat. I had a taco salad and my husband had fish and chips, his favorite. There was so much food we could hardly finish, but...More

1  Thank SuzanneZY
Daniel K, General Manager at The Golden Lion Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank You for your recent review. We take pride in having a family friendly atmosphere with ample seating, great food & drinks, and fantastic service. Thank you for letting us know that we are succeeding. We appreciate you taking the time to acknowledge Amanda, we...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Awesome, beachy restaurant! Lobster was somewhat tough, but rest of food was excellent. Staff was very friendly and accommodating. Hats off to our server - Amanda. This will definitely be on our bucket list the next time we visit Flagler.More

1  Thank Lynn L
Daniel K, General Manager at The Golden Lion Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your recent review. I apologize for the lobster, you can always ask for a manager when things are not up to standard. We appreciate you taking the time to acknowledge Amanda, we will be sure to let her know how she is...More

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Elaine S
30 December 2016|
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Response from Daniel K | Property representative |
Hello Elaine, Yes we are having a big celebration included but not limited to: Live Music, Special Menu (you may still order off of the regular menu), Complimentary Noise Makers, Hats, and a Champagne Toast. Please call... More
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prof65
6 October 2016|
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Response from Daniel K | Property representative |
We will not be open on Christmas day so that our employees can spend the day with their families. We are, however, open the day before and the day after. We are also open on New Years Eve and are having a huge party that we... More
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Don M
6 March 2015|
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Response from Bob W | Property representative |
Don, Although I cannot comment on specifics of your experience, I do apologize that you felt discriminated against. We definitely try to offer the best customer service possible but I do wish you would have brought the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 N Ocean Shore Blvd, Box 2225, Flagler Beach, FL 32136-3311
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Flagler Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 386-439-3004
  • E-mail
Description
Flagler's Most Awarded Restaurant & Raw Bar since 1992. Fresh Seafood. Voted #1 Beach Bar on the East Coast of Florida 2015. Live music with Reggae Sundays. Lots of fun monthly Full Moon Parties with Limbo and a white sand dance floor. Second story Rooftop Dining overlooking the Ocean or downstairs under the Tropical Courtyard. Tiki Bar, Ocean Bar, Gift Shop & Raw Bar. Food Specialities English Style Fish n Chips, Fresh Catch Taco's, Lobster Rolls, Oysters, Crab, Shrimp, Seafood Towers, Daily Fresh Fish... Small Barrier Island of 4500, Surf Tournaments, Fishing off the Pier, Red Coquina Rock Beaches, Free Parking and Golf Cart friendly...7 Miles of Oceanview Heaven
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