Located directly on the world-famous Daytona Beach about an hour's drive northeast of Orlando, Ocean Deck is a restaurant and a beach club in one. Come in early for lunch or dinner and stay late for drinks or dancing. A lively Caribbean ambiance fills this two-level building with a lounge on the lower floor and a restaurant on the second. The menu offers a variety of fresh seafood, steaks and more. Enjoy live Reggae music, drinking and dancing nightly along with a variety of drink specials. Ocean Deck is a great place to people-watch and has been a local favorite for more over four decades.
The city of New Smyrna Beach may be peppered with bars and eateries along the sparkling waterfront yet the Beachside Tavern shines brightly through and through. Known to consistently rope in some of the finest live acts in Florida, this bustling bar never fails to please locals and visitors who soak in the relaxed vibes and hearty pub grub. Their fully stocked bar is always able to pour or create the perfect drink.
Located just a block away from the beach, Daytona's 509 Lounge gives their customers one of the best nightlife experiences around. They pride themselves on offering three different experiences: you can drink a brew in their lounge, enjoy a cocktail on their outdoor patio bar, or dance to your heart's content on their upstairs dancefloor. Special deals are offered to college students on Wednesdays and Saturday is ladies night. Private events can also be accommodated here.
For a traditional British pub experience head to The Black Sheep Pub & Eating House in Ormond Beach. There are 36 different beers on tap, including some microbrews that are hard to find anywhere else. The Black Sheep also boasts a full liquor bar which offers special deals on different liquors daily. If you are hungry, the kitchen here serves up a variety of pub favorite meals like fish and chips. There is a patio with plenty of seating for those who wish to sit outdoors.
Located on the Daytona Beach waterfront, Caribbean Jack's Restaurant and Bar provides the perfect setting for a fantastic meal. Though they offer a full menu complete with steaks and burgers, Caribbean Jack's is most famous for their fish. You can choose from yellowfin tuna, mahi-mahi or grouper, and then decide how you want it prepared, whether it be blackened, grilled, or cooked in a traditional Caribbean jerk-style. If you are in the mood for a cocktail, choose from specialties like the Shark Attack, which is the restaurant's popular Bloody Mary.
With a great location in downtown Daytona Beach, the Ronin Sushi and Sake Bar is great for a relaxed lunch or dinner with family and friends. Try favorites like the vegetable stir fry, steak, and, of course, the freshly crafted sushi. Afterwards you can wash it down with a glass of chardonnay or merlot, or opt for one of the many varieties of sake that are available. Wednesday nights are Samba live music nights when regulars and locals arrive in large numbers for food, wine and enjoyment.
Daytona Cigar Club, as the name suggests, is the place to be if you are fond of authentic Cuban cigars. The comfortable sofas and spacious lounge here provide the perfect setting for you to smoke cigars with your friends and unwind. Along with cigars, they also offer a wide range of beer, wines, and hot espresso coffees.
Chart House has been serving customers the best in seafood and steak since 1961. When at Chart House, you don't only enjoy the food but also the refreshing view of the Halifax River. Taste the coconut crunchy shrimp or prime rib or head to the Raw Bar. And if you're not impressed, there's always the chocolate cake. There is also a great selection of wines and whiskeys that rivals any bar in the ares. Between the food, the drinks, and the beautiful views make Chart House a great place to visit.
With origins that can be traced back to 1934, Main Street Station is a local legend in its own right. This open-air, biker-themed bar is housed within the premises of an old NASCAR gas station. The vintage gas pumps still stand as reminders of this venue's humble origins, and the interiors speak of its long journey. While the nightclub is certainly a favotite amongst the local bikers, the bar attracts an eclectic clientele made up of locals and tourists alike. Main Street Station features two bars, a stellar stage for live performances, pool tables and an electric vibe. Dance the night away to the beat of the music, and join the crowd as they sing along with the bands on stage. Whether you're looking to explore the local music scene, or for a drink and good times, Main Street Station is a great place to begin.