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Cafe Thirty A

3899 East Scenic Highway 30-A, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
+1 850-231-2166
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 15 min
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
3899 East Scenic Highway 30-A, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently had to have a reception following a funeral. Cafe 30A was great. They did all they could to help us. We greatly, greatly appreciate their compassion and help. The food was excellent as was the service --even though we arrived very early. Many...More

Thank Kerry P
Jill T, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Thirty A, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Our thoughts are with you and your family. Thank you, Kerry.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

on the recommendation of a friend, we visited this excellent restaurant and we were NOT disappointed. Best crab cakes EVER. Excellent food, service and atmosphere. Perfect.

Thank Chad G
Jill T, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Thirty A, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow! Thank you. Please join us for $5 Martini Night at the bar every Tuesday and Thursday.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful restaurant. Service was outstanding. Pricey but we went for happy hour which included bogo entree free. Great wine selection. Every nostril of our meal was outstanding.

Thank carolshellyebert
Jill T, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Thirty A, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are pleased to hear about your expereince. We hope you will join us for our $5 Martini Night every Tuesday and Thursday.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We tried Cafe 30A last fall during our first trip to the area, and it was top on our list for our return trip this year. We went hungry and left stuffed and happy. We shared the crab cake as well as the wedge salad...More

Thank E8971SLlindab
Jill T, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Thirty A, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you, Linda! We hope you will join us again for great food. wine & service.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good seafood with ample servings. My wife and I shared a Crab Cake and Striped Sea Bass. Plenty of food. They do charge $2.50 to split but we did not split. Good Key Lime pie. Service was good and the waiter was very outgoing...More

Thank waltonnative
Jill T, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Thirty A, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your loyalty. We will continue to serve our community with the best possible dining experience!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Haven’t visited Cafe Thirty A in several years. This restaurant is lovely inside and always crowded with an upscale clientele. Drinks are well mixed - food is delicious - service is prompt & friendly. Scallops were beautifully presented, the beef carpaccio delicious. Crab cakes all...More

Thank GlobeTrotting558278
Jill T, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Thirty A, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you! We love to hear about our customers expereince. We look forward to serving you for years to come.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We love 30a cafe. It is our favorite restaurant on 30a. A hidden gem, that serves great food and never disappoints. My wife and I ate there twice while we were visiting watercolor. The staff are knowledgeable and the menu always has new additions and...More

Thank jason t
Jill T, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Thirty A, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are excited to hear you enjoyed the lobster! Please join us again when you are back in town.

Reviewed 1 November 2018

There is valet parking which can be avoided by turning in early and walking across a footpath. This is fine dining. The scallops are delicious.

Thank scothernite
Jill T, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Thirty A, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you, Scott. We hope yo see you again.

Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Cafe 30A is a wonderful place to dine with family and friends. Started at the bar. The wine list is amazing! Then moved to the dining room. Chuck cared for our table and was most attentive and gracious. The table started with the charcuterie which...More

Thank swordfish-miami
Jill T, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Thirty A, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Our scallops are a locals favorite! Thank you for leaving us a great review! We can't wait to serve you again.

Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended as the perfect place to celebrate my daughter‘s beach wedding. Superb atmosphere, service, and meal. It was as memorable as the beach wedding. Everyone enjoyed their meal from start to finish.

Thank ole97texas
Jill T, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Thirty A, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are thrilled to hear you and your wedding party enjoyed their meal with us. Please join us again soon.

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sunshinedaydreamin
27 August 2017|
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Response from 2widows | Reviewed this property |
at the bar
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julie s
20 April 2017|
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Response from Jill T | Property representative |
Hello! We offer BOGO every day from 5-6PM. You need to make a reservation, as it fills up quick! There are only a few entrees you can't order. If you look at our menu on our website, you will see stars * next to items that... More
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Brian065
7 April 2017|
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Response from Harriet C | Property representative |
Yes, it's "resort casual."
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3899 East Scenic Highway 30-A, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
    (Somerset Bridge Rd.)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Santa Rosa Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-231-2166
  • E-mail
Description
Café Thirty-A is a casual fine-dining restaurant featuring grilled and fire roasted seafood, meats and poultry, wood-oven pizza, vegetarian fare and hedonistic, "architectural" desserts. The menu changes daily according to availability of ingredients. Fine wines and cocktails--including a creative menu of the best martinis in the area--complement the meal. The ambiance is open, casual, "islandy," yet sophisticated, with vaulted ceilings, upside-down market umbrellas, hand painted chairs, intimate lighting and half-wall dividers creating the atmosphere. Patrons often state, "It just makes you feel good to walk in here!" It's a fun, happening place to dine - with impeccable, yet unpretentious, service. Recent and ongoing awards are: Wine Spectator Award of Excellence, Florida Trend Golden Spoon Award, North American Restaurant Association Five-Star Award of Excellence, NW Florida Daily News “Restaurant of the Year.” Private dining for 25-80 is available upstairs in the Fishbone
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