4810 A1A First Coast Highway, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
904-844-2634   |

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About Lagniappe

The Louisiana French Creole use the term “lagniappe” to describe something that’s “a little something extra,” and that's exactly what chef owner Brian Grimley knows it takes to transform a dish from mere food into an experience you never forget. Inspired by the culture and flavors of New Orleans, Charleston and Savannah, Chef Grimley's Lagniappe Restaurant combines the traditions of the French Creole with unique twists on Southern culinary staples using only the freshest local ingredients. And should you wish to elevate your experience by imbibing one of the many cocktails on the menu, you'll choose from a range of both classic and new wave cocktails inspired by the eclectic spirit of the South.


Meals: Lunch, Dinner

Specialties: French Creole with unique twists on Southern culinary staples. Gluten free, vegetarian, wifi available, 

Hours: Lunch - Mon-Sat, 11am-2pm and Sun, 10am-3pm; Dinner - Daily, 5pm-10pm

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148 Reviews

Aug 17, 2019 by JPod1961

Great Addition To The Island's FIne Dining Scene

During our annual trip to Amelia Island, we decided to try Lagniappe when other dinner plans fell apart. It was a lucky break for us. This newer restaurant (it was not around last August when we...

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Aug 17, 2019 by Bill M

Good but...

First of all as many others have mentioned the hostess lacks a smile and a welcoming demeanor! We were early for our reservation so we went to the bar. The bartender was very capable and mixed an...

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Aug 11, 2019 by pbsteve

Southern Breakfast

Service was excellant (Heather) and our guests really enjoyed their breakfast. Make sure you try the stuffed French Toast.

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About Amelia Island

Located just off the coast of northeast Florida, Amelia Island is easy to reach, but hard to forget. With 13 miles of beautiful beaches, abundant native wildlife, and pristine waters, this barrier island has long been a beloved destination for visitors and residents alike.