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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.

Board Shop
“Great surf apparel huge store , lots of hip shopping . Good if you are planning to go to space coast for tour”
  • 96 locals recommend
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“It's a local place with a great view! You must go out to the end and relax at Rikki Tikki bar and watch the waves and surfers. It is an amazing and relaxing place. ”
  • 73 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Nothing but charming, Cocoa Village has it all... beautiful river walk, entertainment, shopping galore, restaurants, Cocoa Play House, Salons, art/craft/shows through out the year.”
  • 54 locals recommend
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“Try the fish of the day platter, or bacon-wrapped scallops! Usually they have live entertainment also.”
  • 42 locals recommend
Science Museum
“I been here many times. I’m very familiar with the locals and employees that serve the Space program. This is ideal for educational and curiosity about space! Super fun for everyone! Including the kiddos! Historic museum and attractions. Rides. A must see! Take pictures! My favorite is the Atlantis shuttle attraction where it feels like you’re there when the shuttle launches! Really cool experience. Much to do! They have food, drink restaurants and gift shops! Plus, Rockets go up almost every week. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Has several stores/shops as well as department stores like Sears, JCPennys, ect.....”
  • 24 locals recommend
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“Ask for outside or dockside table. Happy hour $5 mojitos & margaritas. On Sunday Brunch free mimosas ”
  • 36 locals recommend
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“Happy hour starts at 3pm and the place jumps all night. Themed events like karaoke on Tuesday nights, live bands, sushi on Sunday, etc. Crowd is 20-30 somethings. ”
  • 38 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“3 blocks from house. Quaint, historic theatre with first rate productions at reasonable price.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Golf Course
“Feed and Hold gators and other exotic animals. Newly added electric go-cart ride over the golf course”
  • 19 locals recommend
Harbour / Marina
“Wonderful & impressive place! Breathtaking space-related photography on display, stunning architecture & art, fun & interactive displays. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Lots of shopping and restaurants. There is a quaint Theatre there as well!”
  • 20 locals recommend
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“Over looks Cape Canaveral - watch cruise ships departing Live music (usually 1 man band kind of thing $$-$$$”
  • 22 locals recommend
Bar
“I personally prefer Rising Tides, but..... This place is always appreciated by guests, has good food and nice craft cocktails with a cool decor. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“Pricey, but a great place for healthy, organic, local food. They also have unique local gifts.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Boat or Ferry
“I would only recommend this if you don't get sea sick and can handle being around smokers. They always have different events going on. Call to book a reservation and ask for the "in-house special" 18 to cruise, 21 to booze.”
  • 14 locals recommend