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Top bar recommendations from locals

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“You will be less than a mile and a half from this place, we love walking the beach to downtown and having dinner before a moonlit stroll back. ”
  • 74 locals recommend
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“World famous cocoa beach pier where you can grab food and drinks while enjoying the ocean views.”
  • 78 locals recommend
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“Food by the port. Check out some cruise ships coming and going while you eat.”
  • 44 locals recommend
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“Beach front bar with great food (including gator tacos) and drinks. If you're up for it, try the Cat 5 hurricane!”
  • 39 locals recommend
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“enjoy dinner for a cocktail right on Port Canaveral watching the cruise boats and dolphins”
  • 35 locals recommend
Café
“It’s our go-to place for meeting friends for breakfast, and it also has live music 4 nights a week with a great little menu and beer/wine specials. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Try the shark kabobs (when available)! Live music, riverside dining. Great fish sandwiches, steaks, and they have the best garlic mashed potatoes. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
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“It is in the south Cocoa Beach Publix center, but is a wonderful restaurant! Great drinks, great seafood, for families or for a special night out. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
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“Try to get a table outside on dock. Yummy oysters! Ask for Laura- she’s our friend & a great server! Usually a musical guest on the dockside seating”
  • 21 locals recommend
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“Pizza, burgers, and Belgian ale! Love their nachos. Also have darts & shuffle board.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Jazz Club
“Heidi's Jazz Club and the Heidelberg Restaurant are institutions in Cocoa Beach. Heidi's has live jazz from Wednesday through Sunday. Sunday nights is a live jam session, and I'm told by friends that some amazing musicians stop by from time to time. Just a block and a half from the Cottage!”
  • 19 locals recommend
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“If you're in love with pizza or pasta like me, you should definitely try this Italian restaurant. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Upper deck that is awesome to sit on and look out over the Indian River. Great Pizza! Also great place to take kids!”
  • 13 locals recommend
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“Great food and always get good service. Price is average. Try the all you care to eat feast! ”
  • 6 locals recommend
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“Formerly Izzy's, great bistro that has seen patrons include Elon Musk. Nothing over the top but nice atmosphere and good food at a good value $20-$25 per plate. Mainly German food. The lobster pot pie is my favorite.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“A favorite of ours in Cocoa Beach. Great water views. Eat outside on the deck, watch the sunset.”
  • 11 locals recommend