Kick your Bah Humbugs to the curb with Dickens Dining & Drinks — where the island’s most popular dining and drinking hot spots will offer seasonal specials or holiday-inspired food and drinks, plus the opportunity to earn cool prizes along with those great experiences.
During the month of December, the Dickens Dining & Drinks trail lets merry-makers check in at the locations and unlock prizes along the way. Sip and sup your way to sweet swag when you check in and check it out. Whether you’re looking to try a new spot or enjoying your tried and true favorite, enjoy your holiday season with Dickens Dining & Drinks.
For the month of December, earn unique prizes like the Dickens on Centre festival shirt, beanie, mug, or ornaments. These prizes are only available by earning points while enjoying seasonal holiday inspired dishes and cocktails on the trail.
Offering: Seasonal Cocktail – Peppermint Sangria, and Seasonal Appetizer -Bruschetta with whipped Goat Cheese, mascerated Balsamic Strawberries, and Mint.
The Crab Trap
Offering: Frosted Cranberry Mule Cocktail, Oysters Casino, and Chopped King Crab Cocktail
David’s Restaurant & Lounge
Offering: Special Appetizer and Christmas Cocktail
Offering: Hot Buttered Rum
Offering: Jingle Juice – Vodka, cranberry, Prosecco, and rosemary cocktail
Hammerhead Beach Bar
Offering: Fire Cider – Fireball, Apple Cider, Cinnamon Stick, with crushed Hot Candy Rim
Offering: Gluhwein (warm mulled wine) plus Weinerschnitzel Dinner (pretzel bread encrusted veal cutlet, red cabbage, mashed potatoes with mushroom gravy)
Offering: Braised du Jour – slow cooked, fall-off-the-bone choice of meat of the day
Marlin & Barrel Distillery
Offering: Scrooge’s Seasonal Cider Punch & other daily craft cocktails
Offering: Peppermint Mocha, Cocoa Capuccino, Sugar Cookie Latte, Butterscotch Apple Cider, Merry Mint Cold Brew, Biscotti Latte, Gingerbread Chai
Outer Banks Boil Company
Offering: Signature Seafood Boil – local shrimp, spicy andouille sausage, red bliss potatoes, sweet corn on the cob and vidalia onions.
Salt Life Food Shack
Offering: Holiday Menu – Island Appetizer Sangria, Shrimp & Grits Laid Back Lemonade, Caribbean Grouper, Island Style Ribs
Salty Pelican Bar & Grill
Offering: Braised Pot Roast. Mint Julep
Sandbar Amelia Island
Offering: Apple Bourbon Chicken served with Potato Hash
Story & Song Bookstore Bistro
Offering: Select two for lunch – Cup of Signature Soup, Turkey Cranberry Brie Sourdough grilled Panini, Apple Walnut Salad with Dried Cranberries and Champagne Vinaigrette, Scoop of Ina’s Chicken Salad, Little Paris Bookshop Quiche Slice, and beverage
The Tavern by AIBC
Offering: French Onion Soup in a Bread Bowl