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Brett’s Waterway Cafe

1 S Front St, Ste 2, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4295
+1 904-261-2660
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (141 reviews)
“grits” (77 reviews)
“seafood” (93 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 20:30All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 S Front St, Ste 2, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4295
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Contrary to rumors that they are sinking, into the river. We had a great meal on the deck. Shrimp was excellent and Cesar salad. Great view of the harbor and sunset. Put this one on your list. Bob and Susie 🌴🌞🌴

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to stop into Brett's for lunch today and ordered one of the specials of the day which was a spinach salad. It was an awesome meal with spinach, caramelized pecans, boiled egg, tomato slices, onion, and a fantastic dressing. Added to it was a...More

Thank Harry C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Warm welcome, delicious food and friendly efficient service--what more could we ask for! Not only were we able to get a table for 7 on a busy Labor Day but Brett's also welcomed our dog and had a water bowl set out for him even...More

Thank LongIslandMabel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located on the town pier, Brett's offers great views along with very good food. We have eaten here many times for both lunch and dinner. Have never been disappointed

Thank h. hugh D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really mediocre menu and food, overlooking the water and marsh as well as the paper mill and dock. Would not return.

Thank FloridaTravelhound
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Salmon BLT is delicious. I'm hooked. I love "everything bagels," BLTs and salmon. Get a great waterfront view and enjoy!

Thank Jasonmudd9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would eat here again. All the food in our group of four was deemed excellent. The water views were beautiful. Service was excellent.

Thank Wing_anda_Prayer1210
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We tried here based on it's proximity to the water and we just lucked out and got a parking spot close by. We were originally looking to eat at the Salty Pelican but we had children and that looked more adult like. We headed to...More

Thank Naturefreak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brett's is a pretty location for lunch or dinner, and I have eaten there before. When I went there for lunch on Aug. 28, 2017, I ordered the fried oyster Po' Boy Sandwich. Within 3 or 4 minutes my order came to the table, which...More

Thank cngrass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great seafood right on the water! We had the freshest shrimp ever, great fried green tomatoes, and a wonderful salad. We sat outside under a large wrap around covered porch. Great time!

Thank dacmg
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Questions & Answers
Cathy W
30 April 2017|
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Response from Mastiffmom1 | Reviewed this property |
Try Allmenus, Trip Advisor (for sure has it, that is who I always use), or Yelp.
17 February 2017|
Response from Oldhawk77 | Reviewed this property |
Allmenus has a menu
29 October 2016|
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Response from snivvy | Reviewed this property |
Ditto, we are just travelers like yourself, not the restaurant owners.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 S Front St, Ste 2, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4295
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Amelia Island  >  Fernandina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-261-2660
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