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Cafe Alcazar

25 Granada St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4387
+1 904-825-9948
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (309 reviews)
“sandwiches” (46 reviews)
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American, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25 Granada St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4387
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Reviewed 6 days ago

we had heard of this cafe situated in the old pool of the lightner museum downtown, and thought we'd give it a try. we were VERY happy! the setting was gorgeous, the service was courteous and efficient, and the food was fantastic! the portions were...More

Thank bob and steve c
Reviewed 6 days ago

Think about eating in the largest indoor swimming poo and then top that by visiting on the last thursday of the month and you have an unforgettable meal l

Thank cgdom2001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved this place. Another hidden gem in st Augustine. Literally hidden in the side entrance of the lightner museum. Only open for lunch I went there for a lunch with my two kids. The atmosphere is wonderful and someone is there playing e piano...More

Thank kelly0120
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the chance to visit the Cafe Alcázar while on business is St. Augustine. It was a great experience and I'll certainly go back. The restaurant is located in the Lightner Museum. That part of the museum used to be a Hotel owned by...More

Thank LRG71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had lunch there. Her pasta with shrimp was exceptionally well done. My was okay, but what can you say about Greek salad? The place was very well decorated and the service, while not exceptional, was certainly adequate. This is one of...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Neat History! when we were told it used to be a pool we knew we had to eat there, it's an amazing feel, just to think about how people used to live there and the type of life they lived. My boyfriend I shared an...More

Thank Annalise O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great lunch following our visit to the museum. The food was excellent, the service was on point and the piano player was charming. We will definitely be back!

Thank 1967FloridaGirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After trying to book a rehearsal dinner at 15 or so restaurants with nobody willing to accommodate, we stumbled upon Cafe Alcazar. We rented the venue after-hours and had a party of 20, and the venue, staff and food were all amazing. It definitely impressed...More

Thank Emileigh W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stumbled upon some reviews for this place and the location itself had me interested enough to visit. The restaurant is in what was once the largest swimming pool in the world in what I believe was a hotel. It is now a museum with...More

Thank sabinebaby
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After visiting the Lightner Museum, we enjoyed a delicious lunch in this elegant setting! Pianist played lovely background music the entire time. Only open at lunchtime, worth it!! Treat yourself!

Thank higz1
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can you describe lunchmenu?
8 March 2017|
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Response from Time2Leave | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous responders. Try googling the menu.
John A M
Your listing says your hours are 11 AM to 3 PM!?? What are your hours that include dinner?
17 February 2017|
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Response from kdragnfli | Reviewed this property |
The cafe is predominantly a lunch restaurant, with very limited dates for dinner. It is well worth the wait if you're not able to make it for lunch.
Hi, is there parking on the restaurant property? It will be my first time to visit St. Augustine in August for our reunion
17 February 2015|
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Response from kdragnfli | Reviewed this property |
There is metered parking behind and all around the museum, but the meters are free on Sunday!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Granada St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4387
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-825-9948
  • E-mail
Casual fine dining in what was once the world's largest swimming pool. Offering international cuisine for lunch daily, and a special Art Walk dinner from 6PM to 9PM on the First Friday Art Walk of each month. Reservations recommended. Private events also available, please contact restaurant for details.