Pensacola Restaurants and Bars
Here are a few of our favorite bars and restaurants in downtown Pensacola and Pensacola Beach
With views of Santa Rosa Sound and sunsets over Pensacola Bay, The Grand Marlin offers a tranquil, relaxed atmosphere, paired with the area’s best selection of fresh seafood highlighted by delectable, daily specials from the kitchen of award-winning Chef Gregg McCarthy.
With southern flare and a contemporary twist, the Restaurant IRON dining experience elevates Downtown Pensacola’s culinary offerings to a new standard. The theme is locally-sourced, hand-made, and detail-focused for every recipe prepared in our open kitchen and presented by a knowledgeable and professional staff in a comfortable, yet elegant, southern-inspired setting.
Owned and operated by friendly natives, Native Cafe is the place for homestyle breakfast and lunch on Pensacola Beach. Known to the locals as being the best breakfast restaurant on the island, Native Cafe is the place to get fueled up before a long day of surf, sun and sand.
Great food, great value, and the area’s best servers make Lucas’ a truly unique offering on Pensacola Beach.
Five Sisters Blues Cafe is a restaurant built on some of Pensacola’s deepest history right in the heart of historic downtown Pensacola – The Blocks.
McGuire’s Irish Pub first opened in 1977 as a small neighborhood pub in a shopping center. In 1982 McGuire’s moved to its current location; Pensacola’s original 1927 Old Firehouse. Inside the pub you’ll find a turn-of-the-century, New York Irish Saloon themed 615-seat restaurant.
The Fish House is a Pensacola tradition. For over two decades, the Fish House has been known for its fresh seafood cuisine coupled with upscale dockside dining overlooking beautiful Pensacola Bay and Seville Harbor.
Jackson’s Steakhouse procures only Midwestern grain-fed beef from the heartland of America. The Proprietor’s Cut and fresh, local seafood are hand-selected and artistically prepared to perfection. Jackson’s great steak cuts stand tall with the superb flavor of wet-aged beef that is like no other thanks to the culinary creations of Executive Chef Irv Miller.
Carmen’s Lunch Bar in Downtown Pensacola features an eclectic menu of delicious soups, fresh salads, savory tapas, and a variety of homemade sandwiches paired with boutique wines, imported beers and signature iced teas. Flavorful Southern and International cuisine presented in a relaxing, social atmosphere.
Another Broken Egg Cafe isn't your typical breakfast, brunch and lunch place. Our menu is second-to-none, loaded with fresh ingredients and creative recipes across a wide variety of breakfast classics, memorable brunch dishes and lunchtime favorites. Each location is designed to feel like a casual getaway, served up with a generous side of family, friends and friendly service.
Ruby Slipper Cafe is an award-winning cafe famous for our breakfast, brunch & lunch offerings. We bring New Orleans flair to southern breakfast standards, brunch classics and fresh lunch dishes.
An informal wine bar that believes happy hour shouldn’t be limited to only one hour!
The Craft Beer Movement is a return to flavorful, authentic beer — and American brewers are leading the way. The Pensacola Bay Brewery is no different; we choose ingredients of the highest quality and painstakingly turn hops and malts into flavorful brew. With each style, we aim to create our own take on classic styles – all without added preservatives or chemicals.