The Historic Commercial District of Clematis Street houses restaurants that feature the best dining in Downtown West Palm Beach throughout the year. There are so many dining options to consider. Tough to figure out where to go and when, but we’ve handpicked a few of the fan favorites!
Rocco’s Tacos, usually the busiest spot on Clematis Street, is a Mexican hot spot serving classic items and signature dishes such as jalapeño poppers, plus a large variety of tequila. On Tuesdays, head to Rocco’s Tacos for all you can eat tacos for $14.99! Camarones and veggie Hongos with a blood orange margarita are so special here. Guacamole made tableside is tasty and entertaining!
For Asian dining in Downtown West Palm Beach, Palm Sugar Asian Grill is one of the must-go places. Dine al fresco to relax or go inside and soak up the edgy décor and fun crowd. They really make one of the most consistent and flavorful Pad Thais in the area. During their Happy Hours, try the Smoky Old Fashioned for a surprise twist on an old fave. Here is a recent review of the restaurant.
Craving for a good burger when you are dining in Downtown West Palm Beach? Grease Burger Bar is honestly the best spot in Downtown for a burger. Everything on this menu is mouthwatering. They serve juicy grass-fed beef patties on brioche buns, dripping with melted cheese and aioli. Whatever you get, make sure you add the Parmesan truffle fries.
Cafes are large in the dining strip of Downtown West Palm Beach. For something a little bit hipster, Subculture Coffee on Clematis St has an industrial vibe, both in its décor and the constant stream of professionals that use it as their office. A great place to get work done away from your desk and stay caffeinated! C-Street Café is more than just a coffee shop. Breakfast, lunch and dinner menus complement gourmet coffee, teas, smoothies and juices. Cruise by after dark and enjoy live music and a craft beer. Good for larger groups, this café has a lot of room to move.
If bottomless brunch is a trend now, Downtown WPB has its best-kept secrets too! locals know how to do brunch like their weekends depend on it! Nothing beats a creamy eggs benny and a bottomless mimosa after a long workweek. Fan favorites are Lenora’s, Wine Dive and Avocado Grill. When their DJs start spinning, sort of a Saturday night fever hits on a Sunday at noon! Not for the faint of heart; these brunches mean business! A little more laid back, Hullaballoo’s courtyard and kitschy campervan are straight off a pinterest board. Huge portions and modest prices account for all of Hullaballoo is about! Their artfully concocted cocktail list named after famous musicians is just one hit after another.
If you want to grab a beer, O’Shea’s is your classic Irish pub. Check out the back patio area for some fresh air and a backyard vibe. With trivia on Wednesday, a happy hour of pub grub every weekday 3-6pm and a laid back attitude, this is a great place for a cold beer! More to the East of Clematis Street, Roxy’s is a great all-round place for a drink (or three!) And you can choose to be downstairs watching the game or up on the rooftop enjoying the view of Downtown WPB. Big screens to watch sport games and a solid menu make Roxy’s a regular stop for many West Palm Beachers.
When you are in the mood for something small but scrumptious, an artisan cocktail, glass of fine wine or a craft brew, stroll over to one, or a few, of these chilled out establishments. If you can’t decide which cocktail to choose from, at The Alchemist, Dan, a local artist and mixologist will create a custom one for you. You can also nibble on small plates at the bar while making a decent dent in the beverage list!
Dining in Downtown West Palm Beach offers a combination of different options — fine dining, happy hours, brunch, small plates late-night food, microbrews and craft beers. The cuisine variety is large and very international, so no matter what you’re craving, whether it be Chinese, Italian, or Mediterranean, there is an international restaurant sure to please you.
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