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Heaton's Bar and Grill

3500 Ocean Dr, at the Vero Beach Hotel & Spa, Vero Beach, FL 32963-1621
+1 772-469-1060
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (14 reviews)
“fish sandwich” (6 reviews)
Opens in 3 min
All hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
3500 Ocean Dr, at the Vero Beach Hotel & Spa, Vero Beach, FL 32963-1621
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We're local and always enjoy going to Heaton's Bar & Grill! It's one of our favorite places in VEro! The staff is really nice and Michael (bartender) is fantastic!

Thank getmyutefp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we had a very nice meal here. the food was very fresh and they took extra care. this was a real eatery and not just a Hotel dining room.

Thank kahunacarp
Robert G, General Manager at Heaton's Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for dining with us and thank you for the positive feedback. I hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 3 December 2017

The food is very nice at the Heaton's Bar & Grill. Outside by the pool and ocean the view is nice. Food is solid though service can be a bit slow. Had the Cesar Salad with Chicken, very nice a decent size portion also had...More

Thank Marie B
Robert G, General Manager at Heaton's Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Marie B, Thanks for your recent review, I’ll be sure to pass on your positive comments to Chef Daniel about the food. Equally I’ll circle back with the service team so we can work on increasing our efficiencies in service.

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Well, the rising of the full moon over the ocean was an awesome sight. We, twelve friends, ordered our cocktails just before the party start time, yes to full price AND in cheap plastic throw away glasses because "we ran out of martini and wine...More

Thank Cam1942
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Heaton is a pool bar inside Kimpton Vero Beach Hotel. It is right in front of the ocean so you can enjoy a great view and have some appetizers or lunch. They also have drink specials.

Thank Dena R
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Super relaxing laid back atmosphere with delicious food and drinks. My lobster roll was perfection with delicious sweet potato fries on the side.

Thank Stacy B
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We weren't told of the Happy Hour Dinner upon check in but the Wine Time we were told about. - we arrived at 6:30 at the restaurant and they take the last order at 6:15 according to our waiter. We sat outside because of the...More

Thank Virginia N
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Food was good. Pricing high -- but consistent with resort pricing. Limited size of menu. excellent service

Thank johnsok5
Management response:Responded 25 September 2017

Thanks for sharing your experience with me. I'm glad you enjoyed the day!

Reviewed 19 May 2017

We have had lunch & beverages outside several times -- nice breezes, great views, great menu options & great service -- all very nice.

Thank Bruno13016
Management response:Responded 21 May 2017

Bruno13016, Thanks for visiting Heaton's Reef and singing our praises.

Reviewed 18 May 2017

After checking into the hotel and seeing the Cobalt restaurant, where we'd be having dinner later that evening, we went immediately to Heaton's for a drink, expecting the experience to be quite good. Unfortunately, we were very disappointed. We sat at a high top and...More

Thank TravelingB0B
Whatawill, Manager at Heaton's Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our Heaton's Reef. We truly value the opinions of our guests and we apologize that we did not meet your expectations. We truly hope you will return and I would love to have the opportunity to speak...More

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Questions & Answers
9 September 2016|
Response from Brittany N | Property representative |
Hello, Unfortunately we do not allow animals at the restaurant unless they are service or therapy animals. The hotel is pet friendly though. Please let me know what you have any additional questions. Thank you and we hope... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$19
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3500 Ocean Dr, at the Vero Beach Hotel & Spa, Vero Beach, FL 32963-1621
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Vero Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 772-469-1060
  • E-mail
A canopy of palms sway gently in the ocean breeze. The warm sun melts your cares away. You have discovered Heaton's Reef, oceanfront oasis where the food and drink are as fabulous as the views. Situated between the Atlantic Ocean and the outdoor pool at Vero Beach Hotel & Spa, Heaton's Reef attracts locals and visitors alike. Open-air seating takes full advantage of the beautiful natural landscape and balmy weather. Our dining menu complements the setting, offering simple, tasty variety to satisfy your cravings. The full bar tempts you with signature cocktails as well as the classics, all expertly prepared. In all, Heaton's Reef is a laidback respite from the world at large, where people watching and ocean gazing mesmerize, and the large flat-panel TVs keep you abreast of the game scores.
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