Restaurants on St Simons Island

Our Favorite St. Simons Restaurants

St Simons Island Restaurants

St. Simons Island is the perfect escape for beaches and outdoor activities. With so much to do, you’ll find yourself working up an appetite while exploring the island. Stop at Iguanas for the best Georgia caught shrimp or get a scrumptious breakfast at Palmer’s Village Cafe. At Real Escapes, we offer scenic vacation rentals for your St. Simons getaway. Try out these St. Simons Island Restaurants for local seafood and authentic Southern charm!


Iguanas specialize in serving delicious locally caught Georgia shrimp. Every batch of shrimp is hand prepared to order fried, blackened, or broiled. We would recommend trying the classic shrimp dinner or the shrimp-n-grits for a simple southern meal.

Southern Soul Barbeque 

Southern Soul Barbeque is a must-stop for an authentic taste of the South! This former gas station is the perfect place to eat incredible foods at a low price. Choose from pulled pork, ribs, beef brisket, smoked turkey, and more!

Barbara Jean’s

Barbara Jean’s blends southern home-style cooking and seafood. This family-run restaurant will make you feel right at home. We recommend trying the crab cakes while you’re there; you won’t regret it!

Georgia Sea Grill

Georgia Sea Grill uses the freshest ingredients to create mouthwatering dishes. The vegetables, fruits, and herbs are all grown on their farm. The seafood, beef, pork, lamb, poultry, and catfish are all locally sourced. Check out Georgia Sea Grill and try the Satilla Ponds Fried Catfish.

Palmer’s Village Cafe

For the best breakfast on St. Simons Island, stop at Palmer’s Village Cafe. The chef crafts everything in-house daily and uses only the freshest ingredients from the area. Eat like a local and order the islander omelet or keep it classic with a stack of pancakes. Palmer’s Village Cafe is a must-stop for breakfast lovers. 

Vacation Rentals on the Beach at Real Escapes

You could spend your entire vacation eating at the many restaurants on St. Simons Island. That’s why we have narrowed it down to our favorites. The fresh ingredients and local seafood make the restaurants on St Simon’s Island special. The food here is so good; you’ll be coming back every summer for more. If you have any questions about restaurants in the area, don’t hesitate to call us at 855-634-1667. Book your vacation rental with Real Escapes Properties today!