Quality Inn Historic District
1111 N. Ponce De Leon Blvd.
Saint Augustine, FL 32084
Phone: (904) 824-5554
Fax: (904) 829-2948
An elegant, century-old Victorian home, the Raintree is a five-time recipient of Florida Trend magazine's 10-best award and a 12-time winner of its coveted Golden Spoon Award. The menu features Crispy Coconut Shrimp Sticks with a sweet and spicy Thai Chili dipping sauce, Cashew Crusted Pork Tenderloin Mignonettes with Champagne and Raspberry Sauce, and Mahi Mahi and Blue Crab baked in Puff Pastry topped with a champagne-honey-saffron glaze. There are also classic favorites including Beef Wellington, rack of lamb and a wide variety of seafood, chicken, steak, lamb and pasta for those looking for a familiar taste.
This sinful after-dinner spot is located inside the Raintree Restaurants' Indoor Garden Lounge. You can ooh and aah at 15 tempting dessert selections, all made on premises. Even the surroundings are part of the experience: you can dine in the restaurant's Victorian Gardens. Add to the flavors with an after-dinner cognac, port, single malt whisky, wine or champagne, cappuccino or espresso. The Dessert Bar also offers coffee drinks and ice cream concoctions.
Luli's is a St Augustine entry in the recent trend of gourmet cupcake shops. The dream of a former wedding-caterer, Luli's provides a whole range of delicious cupcakes as well as other baked delights, and makes for a relatively economical snack before or after a visit to the 16th century fortress or the colonial quarter.
Featured in The Restaurant Times, this European style bistro is located in a quaint circa 1880s home and offers a menu of incomparable cuisine such as seafood, veal, chicken, and vegetarian dishes, served daily for lunch and dinner in an elegant, yet casual atmosphere. The Flamingo Room offers an array of specialty martinis, cognacs, fine cigars, and single malts plus features the best jazz musicians in North Florida playing Tuesdays through Sundays.
Le Pavillon caters to both locals and out-of-town visitors with a mix of standard American fare and French style bistro cuisine. The restaurant is housed in a grand old southern style house and features both indoor and outdoor dining.
Brrrberry provides fresh fruit and cold treats perfect to offset Florida heat. Smoothies, frozen yogurt, ice cream, and the freshest of produce round out the menu, and the prices are friendly enough to invite stop before or after exploring the nearby colonial quarter.
A local favorite restaurant, this casual dining restaurant serves an extensive menu of fresh Florida seafood, steaks and chicken entrees, fresh vegetables, signature salads, alligator tail, and homemade desserts daily for lunch and dinner.
This yellow, two-story pub with wide verandah and lots of plants is located near the city gates. The deli and pub offer a variety of basic sandwiches including smoked turkey, pastrami, corned beef, ham and cheese and roast beef ($5). Salads include tuna, chicken breast, house. Ann O'Malley's houses domestic and imported bottled beers, plus wine and soft drinks are available.
Some would consider it a sin to visit the south and forget to try some BBQ. And though Florida isn't known for its slow-cookin' masters on the grill, Mojo seeks to reverse that notion. The selection includes traditional meats such as pork-shoulder, beef brisket, spareribs and pit-smoked chicken, served with classic sides like Mmc & cheese, collard greens, and mashed potatoes. The communal plate called 'The Hawg' contains a combo of all the previously mentioned meats along with turkey and sausage and four different sides. Definitely a place that makes the Southern kitchen proud.
This Spanish-themed bakery features traditional American favorites like sausage rolls, muffins, and cookies as well as empanadas, cinnamon rolls, and pan dulce in a purely Spanish vein. The prices are slightly high, but so too are nearly all prices in this tourist district, and the quality of the food and drinks is commensurately solid.
With beers, burgers, and typical grill food, Cruisers is a fixture on historic St George St that caters to locals and tourists alike. A stop here in the afternoon makes a good lunch break, and a cocktail at the end of a day's sightseeing is enjoyable as well, with live music some evenings to provide some local color.
This full-service, award-winning casual restaurant serves patrons the finest seafood, steaks, salads, and Caribbean-style cuisine for lunch and dinner. "Northeast Florida's premier cocktail lounge," the Conch House Lounge features live local entertainment each weekend. Located just south of downtown historic St. Augustine, the unique Conch House Motel consists of 16 charming units. A state-of-the-art 194-slip marina located on Salt Run channel, the Conch House Marina offer daily, monthly and annual slip rentals for vessels of all sizes. The Marina is home to Conch House Sportfishing Charters.