AI JAPANESE RESTAURANT
Local seafood worked into delicious and artistic sushi creations, not to mention other favorite Japanese fare. Why not try: A custom sushi plate made to your preference.
Dine absolutely ocean-front at the main resort restaurant at Hammock Beach. Come for breakfast or lunch, or save room for a very special dinner. Why not try: Calamari "Fries".
DOMINIC'S DELI & EATERY
Clean counters and a creative menu – this is the deli of your dreams. Whether you dine in, or take-out a most delectable picnic, you'll be back to Dominic's at the first opportunity. (Or - dare we say – there's delivery too!). Choose from a full breakfast menu, as well as daily specials and sandwich lists like you would not believe. Save room for: Cheesecake Skyscraper.
CAPTAIN'S BBQ, BAIT & TACKLE
Come by land or come by water, just come hungry. Captain's boasts high-quality ingredients and an incredible ambiance (live blues, Spanish moss and a sand parking lot). Best of all – everything is home-made. Why not try: the pulled pork.
JT'S SEAFOOD SHACK
A locals' favorite for cheap and cheerful Happy Hours, and always-fresh seafood. JT's has a tin roof – great atmosphere, especially if it's raining. The closest spot to grab a bite outside of Hammock Beach Resort, you might soon be recognized as a local yourself. Save room for: Fried Florida Gator Tail.
KOKORO SUSHI BAR & JAPANESE BISTRO
With a brand new location and total remodel, "Kokoro 2.0" is set to better previous successes and increase its large local fan-base. Why not try: Steak cooked on a sizzling lava rock.
LA PIAZZA CAFÉ
Reserve your table early and you'll have a romantic evening to look forward to – dining under grapevines on a candlelit patio. Sauces are made in-house, and the basil and oregano are grown in the restaurant herb garden. Weekend breakfast offers a chance to return yet again. Save room for: hand-made lobster ravioli with shrimp in vodka sauce.
Two choices for a tasty steak dinner: dine in-house, or make great use of your vacation rental's patio, by ordering online and picking up your lunch or dinner curb-side. If you'll be short on time on a particular evening (late golf game?), you can save a future order. Can you say "clever" in an Aussie accent? Save room for: Carrot cake.
CARRABBA'S ITALIAN GRILL
A brand new location promises consistent favorites: $5 Happy Hours, sports specials, and stuffed pastas. A great choice for any size of appetite, whether you choose to eat in or take out.
SAKURA JAPANESE STEAKHOUSE
Introduce grandparents to hibachi-style dining, or stop in for a quick sushi-fix for lunch. All your favorites are on offer, starting with edamame, to sushi and sashimi combo plates. A Thai menu adds further options for a group with mixed appetites. Save room for: Green Tea Ice Cream.
Take-out and catering options available, or dine in-house at this trusty, tasty Florida chain. The menu delights in its down-home hokey-ness, with the rare vegetable tucked safely away in "Sonny's Garden of Eatin'". Save room for: Homestyle Banana Pudding.
The other Palm Coast sushi/Thai combo restaurant – Thai Korner puts its curry in the front seat. A sleek and modern little restaurant, it's a cool spot for both lunch and dinner. Why not try: Grouper Supparod.
THAI BY THAI
With the restaurant's owner running the kitchen, you're assured of a meal made with great care. The proof? Your side of rice might just arrive heart-shaped. Why not try: Beef Salad in chili-lime juice.