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Verandah at Omni Amelia Island Resort

4.5
4.5
1460 Reviews
$31 to $50
Mediterranean
Throughout the years, Verandah has established itself as one of Amelia Island's finest restaurants. Enjoy house made pasta and seafood with a coastal Mediterranean influence along with an extensive yet approachable wine list in a relaxing setting. Delivering the flavors of the local Atlantic Ocean and neighboring farmers directly to your plate, our chefs' dedication to the finest local ingredients guarantees that what's fresh is what's for dinner.

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2 people

7:00 PM


Additional information

  • Neighborhood

    Fernandina Beach

  • Parking details

    Hotel parking for registered guests, tram service to/from hotel and restaurant. Parking also available near the restaurant in Racquet Park.

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Non-Smoking, Wheelchair Access

What 1,460 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

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4.5
4.5 based on recent ratings
  • 4.5Food
  • 4.7Service
  • 4.4Ambience
  • 4.1Value

NoiseModerate

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  • Amelia Island

    Best Food

  • Amelia Island

    Best Service

  • Amelia Island

    Best Value

  • Amelia Island

    Fit for Foodies

  • Amelia Island

    Romantic

  • Amelia Island

    Special Occasion

  • Amelia Island

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  1. n

    noneya

    Jacksonville

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined 1 day ago

    overall4food3service3ambience2
    First time, slow service table next to us sat down after us and got food before us. Half way through meal before server asked if we wanted salt or pepper. Food was so so for the price, scallops were over salted, roasted red pepper sauce was bland.
  2. c

    ccnic

    Richmond

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined 2 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Everything about the restaurant was wonderful. The fish was cooked perfectly and the fresh pasta was second to none.
  3. R

    Rjh1

    Jacksonville

    12 reviews

    5.0

    12 reviews

    Dined 4 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    What a wonderful experience. Everything was perfect. Drinks. Service. Atmosphere. Started with bruschetta.-exactly as it should be. I ordered the pappardelle pasta with shrimp and added scallops. Can honestly say it was some of the best pasta I’ve ever enjoyed. Wife had the chicken. She normally eats about half servings but finished this dish. Needles to say, she loved it! Next time we are nearby, we will return!
  4. HD

    HappyDiner

    Charleston

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on June 19, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    The food is the best I have had in my ten years on Amelia Island. Really.
  5. RR

    RobR

    Louisville

    23 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    23 reviews

    Dined on June 16, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    The restaurant had wonderful food, a lovely ambience, great service and interesting offerings. I would highly recommend eating here!
  6. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Atlantic Canada

    3 reviews

    4.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on June 13, 2022

    overall4food4service4ambience4
    We had a lovely dinner and the service was wonderful. The only thing we are wondering now is why our credit card was billed twice for our meal with two different final amounts. We are having to dispute this with the credit card company. Not impressed
  7. CP

    CynthiaP

    Orlando

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 11, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    So good we went a second night!
  8. AR

    ARDIB

    New England

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 11, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great atmosphere, great service-nothing too rushed and everyone friendly and pleasant. Great creativity, flavor, and presentation in food. Best meal we had on the island!
  9. TB

    TimB

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 9, 2022

    overall4food4service5ambience4
    The food is not as good as it was the last time we were in Amelia island 2 years ago. The menu has gotten smaller and the food is not as impressive. When we came two years ago we were so impressed with the food. The service was great but the food lacked.
  10. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 8, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Anniversary celebration
  11. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    New England

    4 reviews

    3.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on June 7, 2022

    overall3food2service3ambience5
    Wouldn’t rush back, but it was okay.
  12. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Charleston

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 5, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Wonderful dinner!
  13. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 5, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Richard and Jing were excellent servers. They greeted us promptly and immediately asked about food allergies and sensitivities. One of our group is gluten free and one is gluten and dairy free. Richard had so many great suggestions and the food was absolutely delicious! We were celebrating a birthday and there were no desserts that were gf and df, not a problem, we are used to that. We decided to have martinis for dessert, which were fantastic! Then Richard appeared with a bowl of fresh strawberries with a birthday candle!! So surprised!! They even sang happy birthday! What a thoughtful way to handle a birthday celebration! We are still talking about how special it was, and how absolutely phenomenal the food and service were! Thank you, Verandah restaurant, Richard, and the chef for making this the best restaurant meal we’ve ever experienced.
  14. AE

    AshleyE

    Savannah

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on June 4, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience3
    The food is always consistently good and the service excellent.
  15. l

    lawdawg

    Atlanta

    45 reviews

    5.0

    45 reviews

    Dined on June 3, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    First time since pre-Covid at Amelia. Omni has done super job at Verandah! Just get house wine—don’t need $60 bottle. Crab dip outstanding, all fish—had snapper—delicious, homemade pasta shrimp, and gelato w coffee liqueur to die for! If you stay at Omni, ride the shuttle—only way to fly.
  16. LK

    LoraineK

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on June 2, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    We had a splendid evening. They did a nice touch with the birthday desert. I have digestive issues and they addressed them so the meal was perfect. We will return.
  17. ML

    MeghanL

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 30, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Excellent experience from service to food! Awesome way to end our vacation!!
  18. TC

    TomC

    Richmond

    2 reviews

    3.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on May 30, 2022

    overall3food3service3ambience3
    We told the restaurant that we were celebrating our 40 th anniversary yet they set us in an area surrounded by groups with children. The rest of the restaurant was mostly senior citizens and no kids. The food was mediocre at best. The only item that was great was the bread Olives and tomato spread that comes with dinner.
  19. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Jacksonville

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on May 30, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    An evening to remember As we walked in the restaurant , we were greeted by Hostess Victoria with a huge smile on her face .after little chit chat, we were seated by the window overlooking to tennis courts . Our server , Tesa , greeted us and went over the both drink and dinner menu. We each started our evening with Whistle pig bourbon old fashion and it was an excellent choice. We were group of 4 guys with huge appetite and ordered multiple apps, salad and pasta entrees . Tesa,our server , mentioned pasta is freshly made daily in their kitchen so we each ordered different pasta dish . Each dish had its own proper garnishes and presentation was above the expectation. As we were latest table to leave the restaurant , we never felt rushed or hurried, everyone we encounter were friendly and hospitable.
  20. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 28, 2022

    overall5food4service4ambience5
    Beautiful venue, southern hospitality service, incredible pasta and olive oil dipping menu.
  21. SD

    SandraDEE

    West Palm Beach

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on May 27, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    First time here and we felt very pampered!! Definitely recommend the ambiance and the delicious food here
  22. D

    Dawg

    Atlanta

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on May 25, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Excellent food and service. we had the grouper and the linguini pasta. Also the bread and sauce served before the meal was very tasty. Would recommend this restaurant also for the ambience.
  23. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 22, 2022

    overall4food4service4ambience2
    Physical structure needs cleaning. Seated by window that was extremely dirty. Outside entry way very rundown. Overall appearance was not well kept
  24. JW

    JimW

    Jacksonville

    5 reviews

    4.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on May 21, 2022

    overall4food4service4ambience4
    Food was very good, presentation could be improved, garnish color on plate etc.
  25. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Jacksonville

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on May 21, 2022

    overall5food4service5ambience4
    Everything was great!
  26. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Jacksonville

    3 reviews

    4.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on May 20, 2022

    overall4food5service5ambience4
    Overall a lovely place
  27. m

    minerpro

    Orlando

    8 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on May 18, 2022

    overall3food4service3ambience4
    Food was average. We ordered bruschetta for an appetizer and the waiter did not tell us all dinners came with bread, tomato dipping sauce and olives, almost a duplicate of he bruschetta.
  28. EV

    EugeniaV

    Chicago

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 17, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Grouper was tender & delicious!! The past w/shrimp made perfectly & also delicious!
  29. C

    Cathi

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 17, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Fantastic service from the bar with Carol. Awesome dinner service with Walker. Delicious homemade pastas, especially my ravioli with mushrooms and truffle oil and my husband's linguini. We also had a very unique tableside presentation of flaming parmesan served with grilled flatbread for appetizer. Delicious! And the meal began with complementary focaccia bread, tomato sauce and a big jar of mixed olives. It was overall an extremely satisfying and pleasant evening, and we will return!
  30. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Savannah

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 16, 2022

    overall4food5service5ambience4
    Girls weekend
  31. VF

    VitalinaF

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 16, 2022

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    Great food and service. Our server Alex was very welcoming and friendly. Thank you for giving us amazing experience.
  32. M

    Mare

    New England

    26 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    26 reviews

    Dined on May 12, 2022

    overall3food4service4ambience2
    Quite sterile
  33. G

    Georgiapeach

    Birmingham

    4 reviews

    4.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on May 10, 2022

    overall4food3service4ambience3
    Vacation meal with family. Service was very good. Loved our server and remembered her fondly from pre-Covid. Food was just ok, not special. We had a more positive experience before and hope it will improve going forward.
  34. BH

    BrianH

    Philadelphia

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 9, 2022

    overall4food3service5ambience3
    Have eaten twice at the Verandah for dinner. Very consistent food quality, and good service both times. Wine selection is on the weak side. This is a pricey restaurant, so be prepared.
  35. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Lake of the Ozarks

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 8, 2022

    overall3food3service2ambience4
    Mother’s Dsy
  36. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Charlotte

    3 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on May 7, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Amazing restaurant, food, and service!
  37. PM

    PatM

    St. Louis

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on May 7, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Food was wonderful! Grouper, chicken, short ribs all delicious. Service excellent and especially helpful wit wine selection.
  38. MW

    MWxxxxx

    Chicago

    10 reviews

    5.0

    10 reviews

    Dined on May 6, 2022

    overall5food5service4ambience4
    Delicious food. Nice view - excellent waitstaff worked well as a team
  39. s

    swimwimi

    Washington DC

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 3, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Delicious food. Accommodating staff / menu for those with allergies.
  40. d

    dottie

    Louisville

    44 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    44 reviews

    Dined on May 1, 2022

    overall3food4service5ambience5
    Overall everything was good. I would suggest the olive oil tasting. Very delicious! Grouper was good but not great. Mashed potatoes were lukewarm. Atmosphere is very good. Clean. Service was excellent.

FAQs

Verandah at Omni Amelia Island Resort is rated 4.5 stars by 1460 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Google Map for Verandah at Omni Amelia Island Resort

142 Racquet Park Drive Amelia Island, FL 32034

Additional information

  • Neighborhood

    Fernandina Beach

  • Hours of operation

    Dinner Daily 5:00 pm–10:00 pm

  • Cuisines

    Mediterranean, Southern

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Dress code

    Resort Casual

  • Parking details

    Hotel parking for registered guests, tram service to/from hotel and restaurant. Parking also available near the restaurant in Racquet Park.

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Executive chef

    Todd Ruiz

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Non-Smoking, Wheelchair Access

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