Sunset Bay Cafe

Sunset Bay Cafe is a casual dining spot overlooking the Choctawhatchee Bay in Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. The newly renovated restaurant features million dollar views, locally sourced, fresh ingredients in their seasonal menus, along with exceptional customer service to match. Enjoy chef inspired twists on classic dishes in a setting perfect for breakfast, lunch, and cocktails.

“We wanted to have a mix of familiar items as well as creative takes on the classics,” says owner Bryce Jarvis. 


Sunset Bay’s breakfast menu is overflowing with all the good stuff…carbs. And it's no wonder. Bryce's wife Miranda also operates Holy Cakes out of the restaurant, preparing delicious baked good confections on the spot as well as made to order cakes and treats for special occasions. 

Cinnamon rolls, French toast, pancakes and waffles will help you get your morning pastry fix. If you’re more into proteins for breakfast, you can create your own omelet or bite into a benedict. If you want to have your cake and eat it too, then enjoy the best of both worlds with chicken and waffles or a breakfast croissant stacked high with all five food groups.

Lunch plates at Sunset Bay Cafe come from both land and sea and no place at the beach would be complete without their take on Shrimp and Grits. (Sunset Bay Cafe serves theirs with a poached egg.) Enjoy salads and sandwiches, like the Red Snapper on a croissant kept simple with lettuce, tomato, onion and Jerked remoulade. Handhelds are always a good idea, and you can't go wrong with fresh fish tacos. 

Although Sunset Bay Café was once open for dinner, Bryce decided to concentrate on their breakfast and lunch specialties. Open from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily, all menu items can be ordered during this time frame. Want a hamburger or grouper sandwich at 7 a.m.? No problem. Pancakes at 2 p.m.? You got it. Fresh, local ingredients are used in the process with fresh fish coming from the Gulf from local seafood vendors.

Sunset Bay Cafe also enjoys catering events. The Tiki Bar keeps the fun going daily from noon to sunset, with live music and creative cocktails on Friday and Saturday nights during the summer months. Check out their Facebook Events tab for details.

Sunset Bay Cafe celebrates the spirit of “Old Florida” while encouraging innovative cooking and emphasizing fresh, local ingredients. The restaurant is located near Linkside Conference Center in Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort overlooking the Choctawhatchee Bay. Enjoy breakfast and lunch daily year round.

Sunset Bay Cafe offers a full bar, outdoor dining, poolside Tiki bar, and grab and go options perfect for the beach or the golf course. For menus and information, please call (850) 267-7108 or visit Follow Sunset Bay Cafe on Facebook for updates on menus and live music. 

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