For over a decade, Amelia Island’s annual restaurant week remains one of the most anticipated events on the island. This January 21 - 30, try a selection of the Island’s irresistible, award-winning restaurants with special events and prix-fixe menus during the celebration of the 14th annual Amelia Island Restaurant Week
! Whether you’re looking to try a new spot or enjoy your tried and true favorite restaurant
, Amelia Island’s Restaurant Week is sure to offer something for every taste and palate.
A world of participating restaurants await all around Amelia Island. From Spanish and Creole to seafood and pub favorites, there are a variety of menus for every taste and palate. Enjoy dinner prix fixe lunch and dinner menu options.
Fisherman's Journey Opening Dinner
Raise a glass to celebrate the beginning of a new year and the opening of Amelia Island Restaurant Week with the Fisherman's Journey dinner at OMNI AMELIA ISLAND RESORT. The five-course dinner will take you on an epicurean journey that will give a glimpse into a day in the life of an Amelia Island fisherman. Adventurous diners will start with a reception at 6pm followed by dinner at 6:30pm where each course is paired with a cocktail. Thursday, January 20, 2022, 6:00 - 8:00pm, Sunrise Cafe. $99 per person (includes tax and gratuity) Complimentary self-parking in garage or lot next to the conference center
3rd Annual Sip & Shop
Kick off Restaurant Week with the 3rd Annual Sip & Shop at more than 20 downtown retail shop locations. Presented by Fernandina Beach Main Street, Sip & Shop attendees receive an insulated wine cup, wristband, and a map to the shop locations where you can sip while you shop. Registration begins at 4PM on Friday, January 21 in the Pocket Park next to Amelia Island Coffee. Sips will be poured until 7PM. This event will be held rain or shine. Support local businesses by shopping local, sipping local, and eating local! $25 pp. Click here to purchase tickets.
Meet and Greet at The Boat House
Head over to The Boat House during Restaurant Week and enjoy live music every day and night and Meet and Greet the one and only, Chef Daniel (dinner service only) who continually up's his game in the kitchen.
Cayman Reunion Dinner at Salt
When two notable Ritz-Carlton chefs collide with a sommelier, pure magic happens. The Cayman Reunion wine dinner will reunite chefs Okan Kizilbayir (The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island) and former colleague Thomas Seifried (The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman) by offering a unique epicurean experience paired with exclusive wine selections by Michael Kennedy, President and Founder, Vin Fraiche Wine Group. The evening will pay tribute to the memorable experience of the Cayman Cookouts in a fresh, new way to showcase the talented chefs and sommelier and their expansive culinary knowledge and excellence. Monday, January 24. Reception at 6pm followed by dinner at 6:30pm. The dinner takes place in the AAA 5 Diamond, Salt. $315 per person. Call 904-277-1087 for reservations.
Celebration of the Sea Closing Dinner
THE RITZ-CARLTON, AMELIA ISLAND
closes Amelia Island Restaurant Week on Sunday, January 30 with a mouthwatering reception and four-course dinner held in Coast
restaurant. Savor a new take on coastal cuisine! Menu and reservation information are coming soon!
CALLING ALL FOODIES!
If you're a real "foodie" then your travels are less about all the activities a destination offers and more about planning your next meal. It's true! It's all about trying new foods in new places. Whether you're craving southern fried food in a mom and pop setting or delicious Provençal dishes by candlelight, Amelia Island's diverse food scene will keep your taste buds happy and your mouth watering for more.
If you enjoy an elegant steak dinner, David's Restaurant & Lounge will exceed your expectations. If it's tapas and paella you're looking for, try Espana. Dreaming of a French bistro in Paris? Le Clos is for you. Joe's 2nd Street Bistro satisfies the meat, fish, and seafood lovers, while First Love Brewing caters to the beer swillin', pizza lovin' connoisseur. I just scratched the surface there. Take a look at ALL of the fantastic dining options on Amelia Island and then pack your bags and hurry here. The dinner bell is ringing!
P.S. This foodie travel guide will be super helpful!