Top Restaurants in Rainbow Springs

Aside from being the home to a gorgeous artesian spring, Rainbow Springs is also the home to many delicious restaurants! Want to combine the two for an epic day filled with good times and good food? Well for starters, Get Up and Go Kayaking offers a 100% clear kayak tour that takes you on an adventure through the waterways. It is a truly unique experience that gives you the opportunity to immerse yourself in all the nature and wildlife Rainbow Springs has to offer. Once you’re done on the water, you can continue your adventure on the hiking trails or swimming areas of Rainbow Springs State Park. When you’re ready for a meal, use this guide to help aid your decision!

Top Rated
The Pizza Joint
A classic Italian pizza spot with a rating of 4.5 stars and over 222 “excellent” reviews on TripAdvisor. The Pizza Joint also has an affordable menu with many options, making it a great place for the whole family.
The Front Porch Restaurant and Pie Shop
With 4.5 stars as well, The Front Porch Restaurant and Pie Shop offers home style cooking with a sweet twist. If you stop bye, be sure to try the pie!

Best Location
Swampy’s Bar and Grille
An American/Cajun bar and grille with a deck that overlooks the river. Swampy’s has a price range of $7-$16. Try the Gator Bites while watching the gators in the river below!

Best Seafood
Dunnellon’s Seafood Market
This restaurant is on the pricier side but is known for its fresh seafood. If you’re looking to enjoy what the water has to offer, this is the spot for you!
Stumpknockers Restaurant
Another seafood restaurant that is known for dishes like conch salad, escargot, and shrimp cocktail. Stumpknockers also has a very cool outdoor seating section, so be sure to check it out!

Best Barbeque
Barn Goddess

A cool barbeque spot that offers great food at an affordable price. If you love meat, go check out Barn Goddess!