30A bars are a great place to unwind after a day's activitiesIf there’s one thing vacations are for other than creating wonderful memories, it’s taking the time to relax, let loose, and live a little—especially when you’ve planned a trip to a tropical paradise like the area around Florida’s Scenic Highway 30A! More than your stereotypical tiki bars, the bar scene along the 30A is lively, fun, and filled to the brim with high-quality brews and cocktails; the options are endless!

However, you may be wondering where you should go to have the best time. Fortunately, we’ve put together a brief guide to several of the best 30A bars around. Below, we’ve listed just a few of the many awesome bars that call the 30A their home. Read on to find out where to go during your stay!

Grayton Beer Taproom

Beer connoisseurs, rejoice; this taproom was made for you. This is where the 30A’s local craft beer scene culminates into the ultimate brewery experience, from live music to other fun events hosted on a frequent basis. The selection at Grayton Beer Taproom ranges from palest pale ales to the darkest porters and stouts, to the hoppiest IPAs. Grayton is truly an institution in the 30A bar scene!

Red Bar 30A

Steps away from Grayton Beach, Red Bar 30A boasts a laid-back, beachy vibe and a unique selection of mixologist cocktails, on top of its delectable food—they’re famous for their salad in particular—and entertaining live music from its house band, the Red Jazz Band. With their innovative concoctions and unbeatable atmosphere, Red Bar 30A sets the standard for bars on 30A.

Bud & Alley

Sip a glass of your favorite wine, cocktail, or beer while taking in the sights of the Gulf from Bud & Alley’s scenic overlook. If you’re up for a little gambling, the bar even offers a running bet for predicting the exact time that the sun will set completely!

Blue Swell Knows the Ins and Outs of the 30A!

To learn more about what the Scenic Highway 30A has to offer visitors and other helpful tips, just contact our dedicated team of reservation specialists! We provide the best vacation rental properties and highest-quality customer service around because we love nothing more than to see our guests happy and smiling in the midst of our beautiful hometown. We pride ourselves on making vacations great; let us help you plan yours today when you book your next excursion into paradise with Blue Swell today!