Best Restaurants in New Smyrna Beach to Dine At

When you’re staying in one of our New Smyrna Beach condo rentals, you’ll want to check out all the best restaurants nearby. Luckily, there’s an eatery nearby to satisfy whatever craving you might have! Try to stop by each of these incredible New Smyrna Beach restaurants and let us know which is your favorite! 

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Outriggers Tiki Bar & Grille

For waterfront dining featuring the freshest seafood around, head to Outriggers Tiki Bar & Grille. This restaurant offers both indoor and outdoor seating and serves up all kinds of mouthwatering seafood dishes, from the Florida spiny lobster mac and cheese to the bronzed diver scallops. They also have a wide selection of sandwiches, salads, and sides. You can also get a signature cocktail to go with your meal; the drinks are already reasonably priced, but if you visit on weekdays from 3 to 6 p.m., they’re even cheaper during happy hour!

The Garlic

Craving some Italian food? Head into The Garlic for your authentic Tuscan favorites. As soon as you step in, you’ll notice the stunning décor with lush greenery and a beautiful Olde World fireplace. On the menu, you can start with an appetizer like zuppa de garlic or the classic caprese. Then, choose from pasta favorites like ravioli bolognese or eggplant parmigiana, as well as entrees with beef, chicken, seafood, and more. They also have a special gluten free menu to meet dietary restrictions. Pair your meal with an indulgent glass of wine for the ultimate Italian dinner!

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Clancy’s Cantina

The tagline at Clancy’s Cantina perfectly describes what you can expect: “Beach-Inspired Tex Mex.” This eatery has been serving NSB locals and visitors for more than 30 years! Come in for all your favorite Tex Mex classics like nachos, quesadillas, chimichangas, signature burritos, and more. Indulge with a margarita or tequila, and don’t forget to have some flan or Key lime pie for dessert!

Norwood’s Restaurant & Treehouse Bar

If you just want some classic American food from a restaurant that focuses on sustainability, there’s no better place than Norwood’s Restaurant & Treehouse Bar. Norwood’s is very specific on how it operates to ensure the restaurant is doing its part to protect the planet, with measures like the “Garbage to Garden” composting system, reusing waste when possible, and purchasing produce from local farmers. On the menu, you’ll find a whole host of options from filets to crab legs to the turkey sandwich and so much more.

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Beacon Restaurant

For an early meal, Beacon Restaurant is your ultimate stop for breakfast. It’s been owned by the Kotsonis family for more than 40 years now, and they’re still serving up the same classics they’re known for. They’ve got all the breakfast dishes you crave, from omelets to eggs to oatmeal, biscuits and gravy, French toast, and more! They also serve lunch with an extensive menu of sandwiches, seafood, burgers, and soups and salads. If you’re really wanting something different, come in for Greek Night! 

The Grille at Riverview

This eatery proclaims itself “the best-kept secret in New Smyrna Beach,” so be sure to come in before everyone else discovers it! At this waterfront restaurant, you can browse their huge menu of sandwiches, light dishes, and entrees like stuffed chicken, New York strip, grouper, and more. They always use the freshest ingredients and make every guest feel right at home. Oh, and the dessert menu is massive, too! Grab a seat in their outdoor seating area to enjoy the New Smyrna Beach weather!

Now that you know some of the best restaurants in New Smyrna Beach, it’s just about deciding which one to try first! Once you’re done with sightseeing for the day, head back to our New Smyrna Beach condos to relax, unwind, and get ready for another fun day ahead. Contact us today to learn more and to start planning your vacation!