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Racing's North Turn

4511 S Atlantic Ave, Ponce Inlet, FL 32127-7001
+1 386-322-3258
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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4511 S Atlantic Ave, Ponce Inlet, FL 32127-7001
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Opening to the Atlantic Ocean, Racing's North Turn has the best restaurant location in the Daytona Beach area. You can enjoy dinner at a patio table or drinks in beach chairs or near the bar. Live music adds to the fun.

Thank Kuner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just love the atmosphere and location of this little gem! Wait staff is awesome! It can get very busy, but they take care of you. The view is great! The music has always been great as well. You can eat with a beautiful view, listen...More

Thank Jill L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place!! Service is not always the best but still love it!! We do like to go in for just drinks sometimes because Ernie is an awesome bartender!! Janice or Janet ( sorry can't remember which is correct) is also awesome!!! Also love the...More

Thank 8gkids
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Crowded left on your own to find a seat. Overpriced for average food. Good ocean view. Smoking when doors are open which can be overwhelming depending on where you are seated.

Thank diner307
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Racing's North Turn is a place we like to visit every year when we come to Ponce Inlet. I was surprised when I saw some negative reviews. We went again and had nothing but awesome food, awesome service, awesome view & bonus...we happened to go...More

Thank kellybtrost
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Parked there, walked down to the beach and then came up off the beach and had mahi tacos. Tacos were loaded with meat and pretty good. Live music was nice.

Thank Holden C
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Mom and 5 kids stopped for dinner on NASCAR-inspired road trip. The atmosphere was great, as was the tribute to racing history. Great photo ops, nice gift shop, good band playing, and the food arrived hot and delicious at a surprisingly affordable (for tourist area)...More

Thank my-momwow
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The best part about North Turn is being able to sit out on the deck and eat while overlooking the ocean. Otherwise, there's nothing special about eating here. They don't have slings are reversible high chairs for babies. Our service was really slow and our...More

Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Great food and decor! Excellent fish tacos and burgers. Love the outside seating and beach access. Family and kid friendly.

Thank Amber M
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped off with the family at this place, from the road it looks small but that is deceptive. It has inside and outside seating area. Outside there was a cool live band playing and great views of the Atlantic Ocean and the beautiful white sandy...More

Thank neilpb64
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Amanda S
8 February 2017|
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Response from lowogo | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about the price. The kids menu is for children 10 and under and its a small menu of like Fried shrimp, grilled cheese, mini burgers...all come with fries or applesauce and a drink. Be sure to enjoy the Bacon... More
Linda L
27 November 2015|
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Response from babblebck | Reviewed this property |
Not real sure if they will cater but they have the size and ability. Give them a call at 386.322.3258. Congratulations!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4511 S Atlantic Ave, Ponce Inlet, FL 32127-7001
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Ponce Inlet
  • Phone Number: +1 386-322-3258
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Racing's North Turn is located on the beautiful Atlantic ocean. We offer a 5000 sq ft Oceanfront deck with and air conditioned inside dining room. The restaurant sits on the exact location where Nascar ran it's first sanctioned Grand National race in 1948 until 1958. The walls are lined with vintage photos of racing days gone by and our current racing heroes of today. We offer a full service bar with great views of the ocean and over 25 flat screen televisions with all you favorite sporting events. Each night we have Live music that starts at 6:00 PM.
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