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A1A Ale Works Restaurant & Taproom

1 King St, St. Augustine, FL 32084
+1 904-829-2977
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1 King St, St. Augustine, FL 32084
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

This restaurant was walking distance from our hotel. So we thought let's give it a try. The 2 waiters/bartenders, Tyler and Jerry were wonderful. I had specific requests for my dinner and they accommodated me and even made suggestions. The food was very good, hubby...More

Thank D-Bilancini
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Cool place in a great location. Food, drinks, live music. Server was very nice. They were out of a sauce that went on my app but it was still really good.

Thank Shane L
Reviewed 20 August 2018

The location is great and that's what sells this restaurant. We were a party of 5 and reserved a window table with a view of the river. WONDERFUL! The happy hour drinks were good and cheap ($5 for most of their cocktails). They have an...More

Thank mcdonjo1
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing service! The bar tender was very attentive and very knowledgeable..... The nachos was enough to feed us both. The seared tuna was cooked perfectly! Thanks for having the Jaguars game on for us!!

Thank AmandaC1994
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

First visit drinks and nachos in the bar. Second visit dinner upstairs. Great friendly staff, excellent service. A wide selection of beer and ale and wonderful food. We drove almost 300 miles to find this place and it was worth the effort. Hope to come...More

Thank Graham7555
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Been going here for years. It is a staple among choices of places to eat. The food and service are good with interesting combinations to choose from. We will continue to go back!

Thank 263deb
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

We sat on the second floor where you can see bridges of lions and the whole matanzas bay. It was very nice and the food was very good as well.

Thank maricky21
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

The drinks were mixed well, the food was amazing and the dessert was awesome! The waitress was extremely attentive to our party of 14. Thanks for a wonderful evening with family!

Thank Becky T
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Didn't need a main course after the shared nacho starter - it was huge but excellent all the same. Shrimp and grits were tasty but I struggled to finish. Friendly service.

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

While visiting downtown St. Augustine a local merchant recommended A1A Ale Works. They have a view of the bay on the second floor. The drinks were refreshing and the menu was full of delicious seafood, There pasta was very well prepared, worth the visit for...More

Thank LennyC822
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Response from BRIAN C | Reviewed this property |
lobster & shrimp tacos grouper sandwiches and grilled salmon. there may be more but my wife had the salmon she said it was fantastic
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 King St, St. Augustine, FL 32084
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-829-2977
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Our tradition of food made fresh, from scratch, and our unique selection of rotating craft beers are the most evident examples of this passion. Our restaurant and people offer a relaxed and inviting atmosphere, attentive and friendly service, fresh food carefully and creatively prepared, specially selected craft beers and other fine beverages. We feel it is this combination of elements that make a great dining experience possible.
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