I love finding new great places to have dinner. I was down in Daytona in December and met up with my friend Tony and we trekked out to find something wonderful and different... and we found The Cellar Restaurant. Many write ups have been done about this place - I have to tell you the real reason I hadn't gone hunting for this place before is because its on Magnolia Street. I had never heard of Magnolia St, rarely bring my Garmin with and never think about the Cellar when I could ... Read more »
Gene’s Steak House
Gene's Steak House Not really in our usual travels in Daytona, Gene's Steak House is west of the Speedway on 92. I just happened to get a Coupon on Groupon and decided that we would give Gene's Steakhouse a call. My sister and I were in town right after the Daytona 500 and met up with my parents and we decided to try the place out. The restaurant is quaint, cozy and very welcoming. Kitchen is wide open right when you walk in - you can see and smell the steaks cooking and when ... Read more »
European Cafe & Schnitzel House
I love German Food -- Living in Chicago - we have a great variety of restaurants to choose from and I love German food, and Polish Food, and Czech food. There aren't very many old authentic type places such as these. I live near Berwyn Illinois -- they have some really excellent European restaurants. Unfortunately, my husband was raised on this faire and he does not vote for German or Polish or Czeck very often, so it was a real treat when he agreed to try this restaurant out. This is ... Read more »
Mike’s Galley — Again….
So the last time we came to Daytona -- we got all dressed up and stumbled out to the little resort just past Dunlawton for Mike's Pecan Rolls..... and Mike's was gone. Place was empty, deserted, nothing but crumbs remained... Mike was gone...no forwarding address....front desk lady shrugging at me ....while I kinda stood there in a stuper trying to remember if I had the right place.... Yep, Mike's was gone -- packed up -- blew town -- no pecan rolls in sight... which really upset my good ... Read more »
Caribbean Jack’s Sunday Brunch
We stopped on Aug 30th and had brunch at Carribean Jacks, cuz we do love breakfast and have had great meals at Caribbean Jacks on previous visits. The location is welcoming and as much as I love champagne for brunch -- I can get used to never ending any-kinda-punch. The location is welcoming and as much as I love champagne for brunch -- I can get used to never ending rum punch. There were tasty salads, colorful tables and great smells. And a salad, but I never eat ... Read more »
Daytona Beach – Beach Bucket
Daytona Beach - Beach Bucket As we walking north on the beac from Daytona Beach Resort & Conference Center - we came across a little breakfast place along the side of the beach. This is right behind "Barnacles Restaurant" The Beach Bucket is in The Oceans East Resort -- it is almost hidden from the road, one of those places that you need to know is there. The Beach Bucket is a small place that serves breakfast - lunch and is a sister restauant to Barnacles..... The ... Read more »
Daytona Beach Restaurant – Racing’s North Turn…..
Racing's North Turn, Daytona Beach Florida. Racing's North Turn is usually the first place that we bring our out of town visitors. Friends who are visiting Daytona for the very first time can find a little bit of everything that makes Daytona great at this place. For starters, 1.) you can hang out at the ocean, as you have the best oceanfront dining location here. The large sunny deck, the umbrellas placed for those who are not from Chicago and craving sunshine. Great view and there ... Read more »
Ocean Walk Shops – Adobe Gilas
Ocean Walk Shoppes is at 250 N Atlantic Av, Daytona Beach Florida.Ocean Walk Shopes is an open air mall outside of Ocean Walk Resort. This is a convenient location to find restauants - pubs and shopping if you are staying at Ocean Walk. There is a 5 story garage across from the locaton with a walk over so you can easily get to the shops from the garage. If you are in the mood for Margaritas or mexican foods -- this is the place !! Adobe Gila's is the home of the 64oz margarita ... Read more »