Delray Beach is the perfect combination of beach town and bustling nightlife. Only a few blocks separate the sand and surf from the downtown Atlantic Ave. This street features some of the best food, drinks and desserts that Delray has to offer. Below, we break down our favorite spots to grab a bite in downtown Delray!



Deck 84

This casual waterfront spot is a great place to grab a drink on a warm afternoon. Named one of the Top 100 Al Fresco Dining Restaurants by Opentable Diners for numerous years, this go to spot is a must if you are in Delray Beach.


The menu features favorites like tuna tartare and crab stack starters, as well as classic cuisine like burgers and fresh salads. The menu also features local Florida seafood such as grouper, snapper, wahoo, and cobia on special nightly. For a full menu click here!


Cabana El Rey

Cabana El Rey is a Delray favorite because of it’s one simple promise: great service. Known for it’s legendary service, Cabana El Rey is the place to go if you want amazing food, amazing drinks and amazing service. The restaurant stands out by using only the highest quality raw products to make the items on their menu. They cook with the highest grades of meat and cheese and drinks are made with only premium liquors. Employees are trained to pay strict attention to recipes, portions and overall food production, and plate presentation — making their service second to none.


For more information about Cabana El Rey click here!



For an authentic taste of Italy without having to leave southern Florida, check out Tramonti. Tramonti is the second restaurant from Luigi Gino Silvestri & wife Anna Maria. The pair bought their first restaurant in New York’s little Italy —  the famed Angelo’s of Mulberry Street. The pair later decided to spend their winters in Delray, opening Tramonti in 2004.


Don’t let the tiny restaurant fool you, they deliver big tastes. With imported alcohol and food made from the finest ingredients, it does not disappoint. For more information about Tramonti click here!


J&J Seafood Bar and Grille

You can’t go to southern Florida without experiencing the seafood from the local waters. The just out of the ocean fresh seafood, hand-cut beef fillets, scrumptious soups, and perfectly shucked oysters are just some of their most mouthwatering dishes. For their menu, click here!


Death or Glory

This modern and flashy restaurant stands out in this small beach town. The new American cuisine features global influences and flavors. The cocktail list is always innovative, with new drink menus rotating with the seasons. Located in the historic Falcon House of Delray Beach, this one of a kind spot is the perfect place to entertain friends and family. To learn more about Death or Glory, click here!