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The Red Bar

70 Hotz Ave, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-5879
+1 850-231-1008
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (154 reviews)
“grouper” (115 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
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70 Hotz Ave, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-5879
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great food, drinks, and music just steps from the public access at Grayton Beach. We arrived just after sunset on a September Saturday, and the place was starting to get quite busy. A jazz band played in the lounge area with limited seating, and there...More

Thank T S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants in the panhandle of Florida and near the beach! They consistently have simple and delicious food! The menu is usually the same, with a seafood dish being a special. They often have loud music and the atmosphere is super laid...More

Thank Christina T
Reviewed 6 days ago

They only have 5 entrees for Dinner and each one of them are great...BUT the BLACKENED GROUPER WITH SPINACH AND BAKED GRITCAKE WAS TO DIE FOR and for dessert....BREAD PUDDING....be amazed!!!

Thank AboperaAB
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a quirky place. The decor is crazy busy and quite an assault but the foods good, have the crab cakes they're really good. Staff are really friendly.

Thank Highworthian
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This spot came highly recommended by our condo owner so of course we had to check it out on a Friday night for the coveted crab cakes. Know this before you go: (if you do decide to go) they only accept cash or checks! Upon...More

Thank roxieC411
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Red Bar is one of my absolute favorite places to go on 30a! The food is amazing and I love the atmosphere! You will wait for a table 90% of the time but that's just part of the fun! Put your name on the...More

Thank Benton824
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been trying to come here for over a year and now that the its quieter on the Emerald Coast, we finally made it! This is and old time Florida coastal community and Red Bar fits like a glove. Its decor is very eclectic and...More

Thank twaone
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was family dinner (4 adults, 2 kids.) We entered and were seated fast, ordered our drinks - I tried a new-to-me Goose Island IPA which was a great, well-balance brew - and food, which came quickly. In addition to my order (the baked Mahi)...More

Thank Jblackfish
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great atmosphere even with scattered seating & a TINY restroom. Crab Cakes are the best - nearly all lump Crab meat! Come early; after 5 PM could be more than an hour wait.

Thank rodeorich
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was very swift and to the point. We only waited about a whole ten minutes after ordering to receive our food. the atmosphere was that of an old timy beach jazz bar which it is. the food was amazing i had the grouper...More

Thank Jordan L
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Questions & Answers
Mary M
16 April 2017|
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Response from Milton H | Reviewed this property |
Yes I would say so.
Tina O
27 February 2017|
Response from Randy D | Reviewed this property |
Burgers on lunch menu. 5 items featured on dinner menu, but you can see menu on their website
28 September 2016|
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Response from kat1dawg | Reviewed this property |
Hey there! Earlier in the night its a big mix of people and families, but later in the night I'd say a younger crowd I used to hang at the bar there in my 20s...single women yes!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Hotz Ave, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-5879
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Santa Rosa Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-231-1008
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