A Guide to the Restaurants in Stuart, FL

Located along the Atlantic coast a half hour drive north of Palm Beach, Stuart, FL has many attractions. The area has been given the name the "Treasure Coast" because of the many Spanish ships laden with gold and treasures that sank in the 17th and 18th centuries. The area is also known for its many miles of sandy beaches. There are an abundance of restaurants in Stuart and many of them specialize in serving local seafood. Here are a few BBOnline has reviewed and can recommend.

Riverwalk Cafe and Oyster Bar
201 SW Saint Lucie Avenue
Stuart, FL 34994
(866) 626-1509
www.riverwalkcafeandoysterbar.com

Riverwalk Cafe is well known to the locals for fresh seafood and oysters, as well as a great selection of steaks and chops. The chef has more than 25 years of experience. The restaurant has an extensive wine list. Guests will enjoy waterfront dining in an historic building built in 1922. It's open for lunch and dinner.

Alice's Family Restaurant
2781 SE Ocean Blvd.
Stuart, FL 34996
(772) 286-9528

This is a family-style restaurant that visitors love. It's great for breakfast or lunch, and known for its pancakes and other mouthwatering dishes. It is, however, only open for breakfast and lunch, not dinner.

Key Lime Cafe and Grill
211 Colorado Ave.
Stuart, FL 34994
(772) 220-2400
www.keylimecafeandgrill.com

Another casual restaurant, the Key Lime Cafe and Grill features delicious wraps, salads and sandwiches. It also has a great wine list as well as fresh squeezed juices. The sunset menu offers Southwestern specialties with hard to resist views.

Casa Bella
512 West 3rd St.
Stuart, FL 34994
(772) 223-0077
www.casbellastuart.com

When it's time to eat and you're in the mood for Italian food, Casa Bella offers traditional Northern and Southern Italian cuisine in a friendly atmosphere.

Bonefish Grill Stuart
2283 S. Federal Highway
Stuart, FL 34994
(772) 288-4388

This chain of restaurants, started in Florida, gives seafood a new look with grilling sauces you've have probably never even heard about. It also features a bar scene with super cocktails. The restaurant is famous for the Bang Bang Shrimp. This option is only open for dinner.

The Sailor's Return
625 S. Anchorage Way
Stuart, FL 34994
(772) 872-7250
www.thesailorsreturn.com

You can come by boat to this restaurant; it's in a marina. There are two bars and seating for over 200. There are nightly specials and live music on Thursday through Saturday. It's a great place to end a wonderful day on the water. All you have to do is sit back and enjoy. Later you can relax at your charming Stuart inn.

Flagler Grill
47 SW Flagler Avenue
Stuart, FL 34994
(772) 221-9517
www.flaglergrill.com

The Flagler Grill, located  in downtown Stuart, is an award winning restaurant that offers a casual yet chic atmosphere and a sophisticated martini list. The martinis are a whopping 7-1/2 ounces. Known for its so-called "Floribbean" style cuisine, the restaurant is open for dinner only. After a pleasant day of fine food and spirits, head on back to your Stuart bed and breakfast.