Outdoor Dining in Jupiter [Top Recommendations]

Jupiter, Florida is known for an idyllic blend of sun-kissed skies and gentle sea breezes and offers a nearly unbeatable outdoor dining experience.

A charming town just south of Florida’s famed Treasure Coast, it’s a literal treasure trove of dining hotspots, particularly for those who are looking for an outdoor dining experience, either for the gorgeous oceanside ambiance or to admire the lush tropical surroundings the area offers simply.

Jupiter has options for all sorts of eateries, from waterfront restaurants that offer azure vistas of the Atlantic, to cozy establishments tucked away in dense tropical foliage, the array of Jupiter restaurants are diverse as they are exciting.

Every restaurant on our list of top recommendations not only serves some of the most delectable food in the area but also provides a unique ambiance that includes outdoor dining options that best capture the essence of Florida’s laid-back setting.

Whether you’re on the hunt for the perfect sport for a romantic dinner under the starlit sky or a lively waterfront meal with a view of passing boats, the dining options in Jupiter have the potential for not only amazing meals but unforgettable experiences.

Guanabanas Restaurant

Location: 960 N Hwy A1A

Guanabanas Jupiter

Guanabanas is a unique tropical dining experience in Jupiter, and it has an outdoor dining area that is renowned by locals and visitors alike for its lush tropical surroundings, stunning greenery, and relaxed, beachy vibe.

Diners who want to head outside can expect to enjoy their meals surrounded by lush tropical foliage, the sounds of water, and a soothing, invigorating atmosphere.

Diners can enjoy signature menu offerings that showcase local seafood expertise and classic American fare, such as the Spicy Florida Shrimp Wrap, featuring fried Atlantic shrimp with tomato, jalapeños, and spicy mayo in a grilled tortilla.

For a heartier meal, the substantial Island BBQ Bacon Chicken Sandwich combines grilled chicken breast with BBQ sauce, bacon, plantains, and Swiss cheese on a Kaiser roll.

Dive Bar Restaurant

Location: 318 South US-1

dive bar restaurant jupiter

Dive Bar Restaurant is a fun place to eat that has a surprisingly diverse menu, which is perfect for those who love seafood, as well as those who are looking for something different.

For starters, you can find Bahamian Conch Fritters served with mango pineapple habanero chutney, and a Ceviche featuring citrus-marinated shrimp, scallops, mussels, and domestic fish, served with crispy plantain chips and fresh avocado.

You can also turn up the heat with some of their famous grilled dishes, like the Hogfish Rachel, the innovative spin on Hogfish, that cornflake-encrusts it and puts it on grilled sourdough with coleslaw, Swiss cheese, and Cajun remoulade.

Another solid choice is their tempting sushi menu, which has classic options like the Rainbow Roll with shrimp tempura, crab, avocado, masago, salmon, and spicy tuna, as well as the deliciously indulgent Fantasy Roll, which includes shrimp tempura, avocado, masago, and crab, and is topped with lobster salad.

Café Des Artistes

Location: 318 US-1

cafe des artistes jupiter

If you’re in the mood for something with a little more Euro-flair, the Café Des Artistes offers visitors a lovely array of French cuisine, and their menu includes everything from delightful sandwiches to crepes and more.

The Cafe is best known for its Parisien, a sandwich made from imported ham and Swiss cheese, and its Provence, a hot sandwich with grilled chicken and sun-dried tomatoes. If you want to get a closer look, they have a photo gallery on their website to showcase some of the restaurant’s dishes and environment.

Their entree menu features the expertly prepared Pave De Saumon (grilled salmon), as well as a premium grilled black Angus NY strip.

U-Tiki Beach

Location: 1095 N Hwy A1A

U-Tiki Beach

U-Tiki Beach brings a fun-loving tiki atmosphere and welcoming staff that gives the dining experience something close to a neighborhood barbecue, but with a menu that caters to various tastes.

There are extensive fresh seafood and sushi selections, all made from local seafood and expertly prepared, as well as grilled items and small plates.

Additionally, as you’d expect any reputable tiki restaurant to, they have a substantial list of offerings from the bar, and host a happy hour Monday through Friday.

If you’re looking for a relaxed place to grab a drink and something casual to eat by the waterfront, this is a great option.

The Jupiter Grill

Location: 149 Soundings Ave

jupiter grill jupiter fl

The Jupiter Grill is an incredibly modern take on the traditional coastal steakhouse, and visitors are treated to an innovative yet sophisticated dining experience.

The focus here is heavy on fresh, prime steaks, fresh seafood, premium wines, and gourmet cocktails, and the setting boasts spacious outdoor dining areas with irresistible waterfront vistas.

Some of the menu favorites here include the 45-day dry-aged Prime NY Strip, Rosemary-Crusted Pork Chop, and a selection of fresh seafood like Roasted Market Snapper and Grilled Swordfish.

For a more relaxed meal in an upscale atmosphere, you’ll want to check out the Jupiter Grill.

Beacon

Location: 1107 Love St

Beacon is a contemporary American eatery with a chic but very welcoming atmosphere, situated right on the Jupiter Inlet waterfront, making for a superb dining experience.

There is also a terrace at Beacon that can be rented for private events, holding up to 35 guests with the same stunning views.

This is a place where the modernist design elements complement the extraordinary culinary offerings, with the menu offering legendary starters such as Roasted Tomato Bisque and Key West Pink Shrimp Cocktail.

Elegant and substantial mains run through a range of sophisticated options including Chicken Meunière, and Black Grouper, or for those who prefer pasta, the Squid Ink Orecchiette and Lobster Bucatini are famous among locals.

While you’re outside enjoying your meal, don’t forget to try one of their signature cocktails, like the Smokey & The Bandit smoked cherry old-fashioned, or the Bramble On vodka with blackberry and pineapple.

Wrapping Up

That’s going to wrap up the list of our top recommendations for outdoor dining in Jupiter, Florida.

If you’ve been to Jupiter before, you know how diverse the dining scene is, and the flavors, views, and experiences it can offer but if you’ve never been here before, it has the potential to redefine how you view coastal Florida dining.

In the end, the food is important, but what makes these places great is much more than just a delicious dish, are the ocean breeze, warm Florida sun, and the crystal clear night skies that help forge the perfect outdoor dining experience.

As you explore these various coastal cuisine hotspots, you can be confident that you’ll be getting more than just outstanding dining, you’ll have memories of embracing the very spirit of Jupiter, where every meal can be a celebration.

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