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The Reef Restaurant

4100 Coastal Hwy, Right on the Beach, St. Augustine, FL 32084-1419
+1 904-824-8008
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (115 reviews)
“prime rib” (76 reviews)
“citrus salmon” (22 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4100 Coastal Hwy, Right on the Beach, St. Augustine, FL 32084-1419
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a great stop with something for everyone on the menu. It was the perfect pause to put us in a vacation frame of mind. The staff were attentive, friendly, and accommodating. It’s a little pricey, but worth it. The portions are perfectly satisfying,...More

Thank riley_jend
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our group of 35 had a late lunch here. The food & service were excellent! Their Salted Caramel Cheesecake is my new favorite. All the windows overlook the beach & the ocean. I would definitely go here again.

Thank Judy D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was visiting St. Augustine and on a whim decided to stop for lunch. We were plreasantly surprise to stumble upon a fabulous Sunday brunch buffet! Crab legs, coconut shrimp, cocktail shrimp, biscuits, croissants, bacon, sausage, and so much more! And endless mimosas and champagne! With...More

Thank Deon F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I try to go to local places and stay away from chains.. this is not the one to go to. Old is the best way to describe the decor the waiters are not overly friendly just quick. The food is frozen the sauce tired. The...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the outside - still the old wooden shack look - but go inside - friendly greeter - nice restaurant ambiance - most tables have a gorgeous seaviews - server was very friendly - and the food was great - will definitely go again -...More

Thank Gudrun R
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit, and the food was just ok. We both had the seafood trio which is a pricey dish... not worth it. Really have to say the service was poor., seemed as if they did not have enough servers, and we were...More

1  Thank Carole W
Reviewed 6 November 2017

This restaurant has it all, great views, good food, and wonderful service, but don't go by their online menu, it's way out of date. We were there with a group of 18 people, and they managed to accommodate us all. My wife does not eat...More

1  Thank Antaeus B
Reviewed 4 November 2017

First of all, our waitress and personnel were great! Their oysters to die for! Scallops to die for. We had the oyster piquant and the triple seafood plate (extra $3 to split) but worth every cent! And on the beach watching pelicans, waves, a beautiful...More

Thank Whart11
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent lunch today. Good portions. The Jambalaya which was not too spicy had Lots of large shrimp, scallops and sausage. I had the Black And Blue salad which had a blackened rib eye on a bed of fresh greens and heirloom tomatoes. The server didn't...More

Thank waynem922
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful brunch. Great service. Fantastic food. We had a perfect table with a view of the ocean. We will definitely go back.

1  Thank tennesseejed485
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Questions & Answers
22 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Jeremy T | Property representative |
Thank you, no the Sauce for the risotto is made with lobster stock.
Suzanne M
17 March 2017|
Response from fastfishracer | Reviewed this property |
not sure about brunch. no reservation required
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$34
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4100 Coastal Hwy, Right on the Beach, St. Augustine, FL 32084-1419
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-824-8008
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Eat and drink like a local! Come enjoy St. Augustine's most spectacular Happy Hour. Discounted drinks and appetizers right on the ocean!
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