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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Burger Joint
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“Above the Sand on the Beach restaurant on Melbourne Beach, is the Bikini Bar. A great little beachside bar to sit on a breezy deck overlooking the beach, sip on a favorite beverage, and enjoy a delicious appetizer. Take a little walk on the beach while you're there, too!”
  • 24 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The best fine dining restaurant in the area. A great spot for a celebration. Plan on spending $20-50 per person, but it’s worth it! ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Small gourmet grocery store with specialty foods and desserts. There is also a deli and pizza place inside.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Delicious food nearby! Great restaurant for appetizers, seafood, and burgers. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Breakfast!!!!!! Don't bother going anywhere else. Great, consistent breakfast and a great staff. Best of all, close to the beach house.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Cute little beachside pizza place. Thin, New York style pizza, subs, salads. Beer and soft drinks.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Street Address
“Ocean Avenue's newest bar/restaurant. We haven't tried it yet, but we know the owner and expect it to be good.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Nice little park that is on the river. Hershey Ice Cream shop is right down the street”
  • 4 locals recommend
Park
“The heart of Melbourne Beach. There is a pier, park, fishing, beach, supermarket, resturants, and the best sunsets over the Indian River Lagoon!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Middle Eastern Restaurant
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“There are picnic tables, grills and a volleyball net. Great beach for surfing and relaxing.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Store
“Blend in like a local and get one of their super cool surfing inspired T-shirts. You can rent surfboards from them.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“I guarantee you will never have a burrito like this! All the fish and meat are smoked and the husband/wife team that run the cafe will make you feel like you're in their dining room!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Library
“Lots of kids activities. Hometown library feel. Computers and internet access.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Store
“I'm not a fisherman, but this is withing walking distance as well. And as I've had black dogs since 1991, I have to recommend it :)”
  • 1 local recommends
Dive Bar
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  • 2 locals recommend