5 Best Romantic Dining Spots in Space Coast Beach, Florida

Romantic - Space Coast Beach - Florida
Romantic - Space Coast Beach - Florida

If you’re taking a trip to see the rocket launch from NASA near Space Coast Beach, Florida, make it a romantic one. With a hotel nearby and a few beautiful sunset dinners at a couple of restaurants near the beach, you could hardly go wrong!

Let’s unpack the 5 Best Romantic Dining Spots in Space Coast Beach, Florida. 

#1 The Chart House Restaurant – Melbourne 

Located on Front St. In Melbourne, The Chart House is considered to be one of Space Coast Beach’s best seafood restaurants. With stunningly beautiful views from the banks of the Indian River, The Chart House delivers seafood with class.  

Do you crave fresh seafood dishes, such as succulent Mahi Mahi or Savory Grouper? Or are you wanting juicy beef dishes like slow-roasted Prime Rib? Either way, The Chart House has you covered. Be sure to call ahead because the Chart House is popular with both locals and visitors. 

Romantic - Space Coast Beach - Florida

#2 River Rocks Dining and Drinks Dockside 

River Rocks Dining and Drinks Dockside’s thing is seafood. For example, fried whole snapper with butternut squash puree. But they’re also serving delicious beef and chicken dishes for the landlubbers – especially steak.  

Located off South US-1, in Rockledge, Florida, the restaurant also has an extensive wine list and offers some signature drinks of its own. With magnificent views, a full cheese menu, and fancy entrees this is a hot spot for a romantic dinner. 

#3 Gregory’s Steak & Seafood Grill 

Located on Atlantic Avenue on Cocoa Beach Gregory’s Steak and Seafood Grill serves up some sumptuous chops and freshlicious seafood. You can treat your date to a romantic pasta dinner and a night at the comedy club upstairs from the restaurant.  

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They have incredible service and their food’s amazing. The seared grouper over coconut, pumpkin risotto with cucumber, and red pepper slaw are highly recommended. Great for a romantic date, this spot is classy with the feel of the cozy, traditional supper club. 

#4 Crush XI 

On E New Haven Ave in Melbourne, Florida sits Crush XI, serving up American as well as international fare. This hip restaurant also serves up some excellent wines, cocktails, and craft beer. 

Crush XI is a cute, even farmhouse chic establishment. The menu features a broad range of food choices from crab cake sandwiches to a peanut chicken bomb, you’ll find what you want here.  

This is great for a romantic date because the atmosphere is upbeat, modern, and friendly. As it’s located in the heart of Cocoa Village – after dinner you can stroll the streets and shops. 

Romantic - Space Coast Beach - Florida

#5 Café Margaux  

If you want a more upscale place for your date, you’ll want Café Margaux. Located on Brevard Ave in Cocoa, Florida this French and European-influenced restaurant is considered to be the most romantic restaurant in the town.  

Enjoy dishes like prime filet mignon tips, a scallopini of veal tenderloin, an herb-seared rack of lamb, and a “lollipop” pork chop over risotto. 

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