Local Restaurants

Restaurants in "The Cove" at the Port

Grill's Seafood and Tiki Bar


Grill's is known for great seafood, burgers and wings.  There is the choice of indoor or outdoor dining but no matter what the choice here is a great view of the inlet and port area.  Fishing boats are regularly bringing in their catch throughout the day right in front of the restaurant.  They have live entertainment most evenings and always a fun and exciting crowd.


  • Sun – Thurs : 7am – 10pm

  • Fri & Sat : 7am – 11pm

  • Serving Breakfast Mon- Sat : 7am -10:30am

  • Serving Breakfast Sun : 7am -10:45am

Seafood Atlantic


Seafood Atlantic is a operating seafood market as well as a seafood restaurant.  They receive their seafood fresh off of the boat and have rave reviews for their outstanding service, crab legs and lobster dinners.  Great open air dining area over looking the water and the port. 

  • Monday 11 am - 6:30 pm

  • Tuesday - Closed

  • Wednesday - 11am - 6:30 pm

  • Sunday & Thursday - 11am - 7:30 pm

  • Friday & Saturday - 11am - 8:30 pm

Rusty's Seafood and Oyster Bar


Rusty's has been in business at the port since 1993.  Owner by the Fischer family who also owned and operated Bernard's Surf for almost 60 years.  They have live music every night and all day on the weekends.  A "come as you are" family restaurant where you can enjoy the cozy southern feel of dining inside, or on our outside patio overlooking the water.  Dive into raw or steamed oysters, peel-and-eat shrimp, seared ahi tuna, buffalo wings, snow crab legs, a hearty bowl of our seafood or clam chowder. Wash it down with a pitcher of ice cold beer or your favorite cocktail, ice tea or soda.

Open 7 days a week!
11am to 9:30pm Sunday - Thursday
11am to 10:30pm Friday & Saturday

Milliken's Reef


Milliken’s has it all: beach sand for a dance floor, swaying palm trees and tiki torches. Mix that with the island music, a cool breeze and a cocktail, and you’ll soon forget all your worries. We have a resort kinda vibe, giving you that mini-vacation you’ve been trying to take. This coastal dinning scene offers casual dining in an atmosphere of your choice. The large, stunning dining room provides a bit more formal yet laid back ambiance for lunch or dinner as does the adjacent piano bar and dining area. For the flip-flop or topsider crowd, there’s the Hookup Bar or the Tiki Bar with it’s sandy beach area. And, for the sightseer and ample deck on the water overlooking the port. Each of the different bar areas features premium liquors. Inside, it’s fine single malt scotch; at the Hookup Bar, its tequila and the Tiki Bar has premium rums.  With an extensive menu listing dozens of seafood choices as well as popular meat and chicken dishes one should never leave Milliken’s hungry or thirsty.

Open 7 days a week!

  • 11am to 2am Daily

  • Happy Hour: 4pm - 6pm

FishLips Bar and Grill


Fishlips Waterfront Bar & Grill in Port Canaveral offers casual waterfront dining downstairs plus a covered patio, indoor sports bar, and sun deck with Tiki bar upstairs. From hot burgers and cold beer, to fresh fish and fine wine - Fishlips Waterfront Bar & Grill in Port Canaveral  has “Something for Everyone!”

  • Monday 11:00 am – 10:00 pm

  • Tuesday 11:00 am – 1:00 am

  • Wednesday 11:00 am – 12:00 am

  • Thursday 11:00 am – 12:00 am

  • Friday 11:00 am – 1:00 am

  • Saturday 11:00 am – 1:00 am

  • Sunday 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

  • Happy hour Mon-Fri 3pm - 6pm

  • All you can eat snow crab legs Mon 5pm - 9pm

Smokehouse Foods


Receive rave reviews and well known for their smoked fish, fish tacos and fish burritos.  They also have a great smoked fish dip called the "Canaveral Fish Dip". 


  • Sun & Mon : Closed

  • Tues-Sat : 10am - 6pm

Restaurants in Cocoa Beach

Thai Thai Restaurant and Sushi Bar


Thai Thai is arguably the best Thai and sushi restaurant in the area.  They have an extensive menu with both cooked and raw sushi to cater to everyone's tastes.  They have reasonable prices and healthy portion sizes. 


  • Mon 11:30 am - 2:30 pm ; 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm

  • Tue 11:30 am - 2:30 pm ; 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm

  • Wed 11:30 am - 2:30 pm ; 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm

  • Thu 11:30 am - 2:30 pm ; 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm

  • Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm ; 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm

  • Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm ; 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm

  • Sun 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm