Best Restaurants and Nightlife in Hammock Beach, Florida

Famed as Florida’s hidden treasure, Hammock Beach is positioned on the Palm Coast showcasing over 2.4 miles of powder white beaches and transparent waters; the perfect paradise location.

Surrounded by sunshine, fun filled activities and amongst the soft sands, the unique pink shell beach, there’s no wonder Hammock beach is a sensational summer spot. With numerous restaurants and exciting nightlife to experience, here’s an overview of the best establishments to visit on your stay:

Captain’s BBQ

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Sourcing the best quality meats and ingredients, Captain’s BBQ showcases a collection of mouth watering dishes, catering to a variety of tastes. With meats slow cooked on their special wood burning smoker, the time consuming process helps bring out a unique smoky flavour. Try the famous ribs, chicken, pulled pork, turkey brisket and a range of delicious sides, all found in this exemplary restaurant. Located on Oceanshore Boulevard, the eatery not only serves up sumptuous dishes but presents a scenic view of the Palm Coast.

A Fushion of Fine Eating

Grasping the full authentic ‘Old Florida’ local spirit and providing a diverse, worldwide menu, this finest food establishment serves up a selection of favourites. Boasting an infusion of American top picks from East to West, either taste the fresh seafood, aged steaks, scrumptious shrimps or enjoy the most luxurious beverages including wines and beers. Showcasing the freshest ingredients and welcoming service, it’s a must on your Hammock Beach stay.

Mezzaluna Pizzeria

Cooking up fresh, authentic Italian cuisine, the family style run restaurant brings heart and a welcoming spirit to your dining experience. With the team consiting of the entire family, their love of food is presented from their heart to your table. Incorporating an array of specialty pizzas, sandwiches, seafood dishes, salads plus much more as part of the menu, a meal out in this eatery combines delicious food and a heart-warming experience all in one. Dine in, take out or get delivered, whatever you prefer they provide!

Thai Korner Restaurant


Renowned for their fine dining experience, this luxurious Thai themed restaurant serves up an assortment of the most unique dishes. With a simple but elegant and warm atmosphere, everyone is invited to enjoy the distinctive food. Including traditional Japanese appetizers, soups, stir-frys, Thai curries, tempura, an array of seafood and even sushi, there’s more than enough choice to pick from.


Whether you love to dance the night away or enjoy a few drinks and a chat with your closest friends, the exciting nightlife in Hammock Beach is perfect for you. From the relaxing place of The Humidor Cigar Bar & Lounge, ideal for a catch up with old friends  to the Smiles Night Club, an exciting venue great for a thrilling night out, full of non-stop dancing. Scruffy Murphys of Flager is another chilled out place, known as the local hangout where visitors or residents choose to play a game or darts, pool or enjoy a few drinks.

For more information about Hammock Beach vacation rentals, contact our sales team on 08081636374 (UK) or +18442854836 (US) and if you require any extra services, our concierge team will be at hand to assist you.

The delights of Hammock Beach

Hammock Beach Resort is in Florida; not in the ever popular Orlando but on the East Coast with the Atlantic Ocean lapping at its door.

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Hammock Beach ocean views

This sister resort to Orlando’s Reunion Resort has a lot to offer vacationers at any time of the year. Top Villas has twenty stunning villas for you to take your pick from there. It’s a great place to take the whole family or a group of like-minded friends as the spacious villas sleep between six and 20 guests. There is plenty of room for everyone and the villas are kitted out with top of the range kitchens and furnished to a high spec. Private pools and games rooms add to the indulgence of the villas.


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Hammock Beach Ocean Course

Hammock Beach Resort has all you need and more right on-site. There are two championship golf clubs – the Ocean and the Conservatory.  Jack Nicklaus is responsible for the design of the award winning Ocean Course which plays six holes right by the ocean; The Conservatory Course has Tom Watson to thank for its design and award winning qualities. If you want to take the whole family onto the course, book for after 3p.m. when kids go for a reduced rate and adults for half price.

Or just have fun on the 9-hole putting course at any time.

Eating and drinking
There are numerous bars and restaurants on-site from a sushi bar to Delfinos which serves modern Italian cuisine. Of course you can always treat yourselves to a Sundancer Cruise leaving from the adjacent Marina for a Sunday Brunch or Dinner cruise – go on spoil yourselves.

Activities for the whole family

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Hammock Beach Spa

The whole party can enjoy the Spa and fitness room at the central clubhouse. There are treatments or machinery to suit all tastes and keep yourselves in shape.

There’s Kids Club for the youngsters aged 4 – 12 and even activities for the 13 – 17 year olds; an on-site water park with slides, flumes and a lazy river, pools throughout the site including an indoor one close to the water park. There are tennis courts with coaching and kids’ tuition if required; hire a bike, rent a kayak or take some surfing lessons – as we said there is plenty for everyone.

Dock your yacht at the Marina or charter one to take you deep sea fishing. You really will be spoilt for choice here.

Did we mention the beach? The beautiful beach right on the Atlantic Ocean is a great place to enjoy Florida’s amazing climate.

Beyond the resort
Hammock Beach is situated just south of the oldest town in America, historic St Augustine which is worth a visit. You can also visit Marineland there. Or try out one of the other well known beaches this time just to the south, Daytona Beach.

Carry on south to the Kennedy Space Center with plenty to see and experience for the whole family again. If you are feeling the pull of Disney, it is just 90 minutes away in Orlando side by side with many other theme parks.

Make sure you book your Hammock Beach vacation home now to celebrate Thanksgiving, a spring break or next summer’s vacation. Remember to book your hire car at the same time.

N.B. Images courtesy of Hammock Beach Resort

Florida isn’t just about Orlando – Top Villas Top 5

We know that you love Orlando and all it has to offer. How do we know? Because of the millions of visitors every year attracted first and foremost by Disney World.

Once visitors decide on Orlando then they discover all the other amazing attractions including 5* resorts with luxury villas. No wonder it tops the list.

The glitz of Miami

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Down in the south east of Florida you’ll find the glamorous Miami. A great beach, fabulous bars, super shopping and wonderful Art Deco architecture. Not a million miles from the Everglades and other attractions such as the Seaquarium, Monkey Island and Butterfly World. So there’s plenty to amuse all age groups and some super luxurious villas to make the vacation just perfect.

Cape Coral

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If you want a watery vacation, it’s Cape Coral for you. Located on the Caloosahatchee River and the Gulf of Mexico it is literally water, water everywhere! It’s the perfect location to charter a boat or hire a kayak or canoe and explore the water. Head over to the nearby islands of Captiva and Sanibel to go shelling or enjoy waterfront dining. And of course the luxury of waterfront villas.

Naples on the Paradise Coast
Also set on the Gulf of Mexico, Naples enjoys the beautiful climate here and a host of beautiful sandy beaches to lap up the sun. It’s got a great pier on the Municpal Beach where you can fish without a licence; the Everglades aren’t too far away and Naples itself offers many restaurants and shopping opportunities. For some outdoor activity try touring on a segway or getting in a round or two off golf.

Life in Florida Keys
The island life for you? Florida Keys is a great venue with lots to do throughout this chain. Again you can really indulge in sea-based activities from sea sports to fishing or messing around in boats. There’s plenty of history and interesting attractions to visit from Ernest Hemingway’s House with his six-toed cats, the Turtle Hospital or the Spiegal Grove Wreck. Add to that sun-drenched luxury villas for the good life and it’s a vacation destination made in heaven.

Beach life at Hammock Beach

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Like resort life and all it offers in one place but need the beach? Head to Hammock Beach on the north east coast of Florida just down from St Augustine. Hammock Beach is a sister resort to the popular Reunion Resort in Orlando. You’ll find in-resort golf and a host of other activities on offer here.

There are fantastic luxury villas in all of these Florida locations and others to ensure that your vacation is tops.