Looking for a great seafood restaurant on the Bolivar Peninsula? How about a waterfront grill with amazing views of the Gulf Coast? No matter what you’re in the mood for, we’ve got you covered. In this blog post, we’ll take you on a tour of some of the best Bolivar Peninsula dining experiences. From steaks and seafood to Mexican cuisine and barbecue, there’s something for everyone here!
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Our Favorite Local Dining Experiences
Stingaree Restaurant & Marina
Stingaree Restaurant & Marina is a popular spot on the Bolivar Peninsula for seafood lovers. The menu features all your favorites, from Gulf Coast shrimp and crab to lobster and oysters. You can also get steaks, chicken, and burgers here, but the seafood is the star of the show. The restaurant has a casual atmosphere and outdoor seating with beautiful views of the water. It’s the perfect place to relax and enjoy a delicious meal.
Jose’s Cantina and Steakhouse
Jose’s Cantina and Steakhouse is a Mexican restaurant that offers an extensive menu of Mexican cuisine with a seafood specialty. The restaurant also has a steakhouse section with delicious steaks and ribs. Jose’s Cantina has a fun atmosphere and indoor/outdoor seating.
G’s Molcajete is a Mexican restaurant that offers an authentic Mexican dining experience. The menu features all your favorite dishes, from tacos to burritos to chile rellenos. The restaurant also has a full bar with cocktails, beer, and wine. G’s Molcajete has a casual atmosphere and indoor/outdoor seating.
Tiki Beach Bar and Grill
Tiki Beach Bar and Grill is the perfect place to enjoy a cold drink and some delicious food by the water. The menu includes burgers, sandwiches, salads, seafood dishes, and pizza. You can also enjoy live music here on weekends. Tiki Beach Bar has a casual atmosphere and outdoor seating with beautiful views of the Gulf Coast.
La Playita is a Mexican restaurant that offers traditional Mexican cuisine. From tacos to enchiladas to burritos, there’s something for everyone here. The restaurant has been open for 26 years and is well known as a local favorite! La Playita has a casual atmosphere and indoor/outdoor seating.
Nauti Beaver Hut
Nauti Beaver Hut is great location for seafood, burgers, drinks and live music. The menu features your favorite seafood dishes including fried shrimp, snow crab, fish and oysters. If seafood isn’t your thing, you can choose from one of five different gourmet burgers and an assortment of appetizers.
Tia’s Ocean Grill
Tia’s Ocean Grill offers a huge selection of delicious options including Po Boys, oysters, shrimp & grits and steak. This is a great place to relax and enjoy one of their amazing margaritas or specialty cocktails.
JayLa’s Bar and Grill
JayLa’s Bar and Grill in Gilchrist is a great place to grab a burger or other traditional bar food and watch your favorite sporting event or show off your voice at karaoke!
Hardheads in Crystal Beach is an open-air, dog-friendly restaurant and bar with live music and plenty of TVs to catch the big game.
Fins Bar and Chill
Fins Bar and Chill is located in Camp Margaritaville and provides tasty treats with the laid-back atmosphere you would expect. Serving burgers, salads, pizza and seafood there is something for everyone!
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