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Brett’s Waterway Cafe

) #23 of 90 Restaurants in Fernandina Beach ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Seafood
1 S Front St, Ste 2, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4295
+1 904-261-2660
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (138 reviews)
“grits” (77 reviews)
“seafood” (90 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 20:30All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1 S Front St, Ste 2, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4295
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11 - 20 of 1,369 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had lunch here after a boat tour. It was a bit pricey, but the food was very good and we had no complaints. Service was excellent. Peel and eat shrimp was very good, and salads were very generously sized and delicious. We would return.

Thank dinswins
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Looked this place up on TA it has good reviews. Bojo our serves told us of the specials of the day. Wife got the steak it was so tender!!!! I got the blackened grouper it was out of this world good!! The glass of wine...More

Thank TonyGA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not impressed with the food just plain and lacking flavor. We were a party of four and all our dishes were the same so it wasn't just my food. Nice views of the harbor and the service was ok. I live locally and l would...More

Thank Jeffrey D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is great for vacationers and locals alike. The building sits inside the marina so you can watch the action of the waterways while you eat. The food was delicious, and plenty of it. I highly recommend the BBQ shrimp, collard greens and cheese grits....More

Thank twistabout
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service was excellent! Our waitress was so friendly and helpful, very attentive to our two year old grandson. My daughter and I have a gluten allergy and this a great place to eat, as they were very knowledgeable about gluten allergies and celiac! Wonderful...More

1  Thank 757nani
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is great, its right on the water. When we walked up I wasn't very impressed. Its very old school, dark and all wood. The food however was delicious and the portions were huge. It was very fresh and so yummy. My husband had...More

Thank rnall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brett's Waterway Cafe has good food! The waterfront location is fabulous! It is a great place for dinner!

Thank M Jay P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for a casual good-bye to snow birds lunch at a favorite tourist spot. Ate on the porch before it got too hot and humid. If you sit on the left, you'll see more open water. If you sit on the back right, you'll have...More

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brett's is consistently excellent.......staff is friendly and the shrimp is fresh and cooked perfectly!! Great wine selection and great view! See you next year!!

Thank Retiresoon54
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the opportunity to dine at Brett's on Memorial Day Weekend. We showed up without a reservation (I would highly recommend reservations if you want to dine outside and/or have a sunset view). We were promptly seated inside which was fine, but we envied...More

Thank RobinMc84403
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Cathy W
29 April 2017|
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Response from Mastiffmom1 | Reviewed this property |
Try Allmenus, Trip Advisor (for sure has it, that is who I always use), or Yelp.
17 February 2017|
Response from Oldhawk77 | Reviewed this property |
Allmenus has a menu
29 October 2016|
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Response from snivvy | Reviewed this property |
Ditto, we are just travelers like yourself, not the restaurant owners.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 S Front St, Ste 2, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4295
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Amelia Island  >  Fernandina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-261-2660
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