Uptown Scratch Kitchen is a local food truck servicing the Saint Augustine area, so it's likely that you'll see them rolling around Crescent Beach. When you see the orange truck, do yourself a favor and stop to see what all of the hype is about. This new American style eatery has comfort food taken to the next level. There are also other options like macaroni and cheese as well as fish and chips and a Colorado beef burger that's out of this world. Their onion rings are hand battered, so you can trust their attention to detail here at Uptown Kitchen.
The Balefire Brasserie is a local eatery that specializes in top quality, tender and flavorful cuts of meat. Many locals cite this as the best spot to enjoy a special occasion such as a birthday or anniversary. The waiters here are always attentive and knowledgeable about the menu. The bartenders are another great aspect of the eating experience here. Be sure to ask them if they happen to be running any specials on their drinks for the day! Be sure to try out the bluegrass hot brown sandwich as well as the sea scallops that come with butternut squash puree.
The Press is a local gastropub in the Crescent Beach area of Saint Augustine. Here you can expect a varied menu with classic favorites as well as new options you've never tried before. The open air atmosphere and affordability are two aspects that bring in locals from open to close here. We recommend trying out the calamari as an appetizer, bleu cheese angus burger with balsamic dressing for dinner, as well as the bread pudding or fresh peach cobbler with vanilla ice cream for your dessert. This is located in a strip mall, so it's easy to find.
Drake's Deli is the local spot where residents go to get a filling lunch for cheap. Once you've tasted one of their freshly made sandwiches, it will be easy to see why it's the go-to establishment! It has a convenient location that makes it an easy to choice to make. Whether you're looking for an Italian submarine sandwich stacked to the ceiling or a simple grilled cheese, you'll be able to find it here. There are french fries and potato chips for you to choose from when it comes to your sides. Be sure to ask them if they happen to have any on special!