Posted on 5/8/2024


An Oasis of sorts, 30Avenue rises like an ivory tower from the quiet pine forests along the eastern end of Scenic 30A, where it meets Highway 98. A bustling twin plaza of restaurants, shops, and professional businesses awaits you and your crea just North of Scenic Highway 30A. A curated collection of locally owned businesses surrounds a grassy, modern green space lined with palm trees. This elegant lifestyle venue is within walking distance of Rosemary Beach, Alys Beach, and Seacrest Beach, and offers plenty of parking for those driving from a bit further. Consider 30Avenue  your one-stop shop whether you’re looking to spend the day shopping in the sun, or an evening out to have a guaranteed good time.

All Day and into the Night 

Ride your bikes on over to 30Avenue for a day of lunch and shopping. Notable lunch spots of all cuisines guarantee there will be a choice for everyone in your family. Start the day off right at Canopy Road Cafe and their homemade breakfasts, fluffy omelets, and a plethora of lunch favorites. Goatfeathers Seafood Market serves up fresh, local fish, crab, and shrimp as well as all the trimmings for your feast! Aja offers elevated Asian cuisine in a most elegant location, and on select summer nights, they host DJs for euro-dancing vibes under the stairs. Can’t choose just one? Bring a blanket and everyone can enjoy their meals picnic-style on the grassy lawn centered in the plaza. The kiddos will love to play a game of cornhole, have a hula hoop contest, and run around in the grass. When you’re ready to start shopping boutiques and specialty stores unique to the area can be found lining the brick-paved roads. Find the hottest trends at clothing boutiques like Oko where you'll find style and purpose fused in every piece or Becasa which offers thereads ideal for the dreamiest of beach vacations. Pick up a pair of running shoes at Love 2 Run, or sample olive oils and dips galore at 30A Olive Oil.

The kid(s) in your squad NEED you to take them to Atty Cats Arcade. That's all the kids aged 1-92, cause this place has all kinds of video games, lights, and music galore. When you're done with shoot-em-up games, cap off the whole experience with a sweet ending at the Great American CookieMarble Slab Creamery. Nothing says happy ending quite like freshly baked cookies and a bowl of ice cream. Watch out though, this fun spot is known for handing you the bowl and tossing your ice cream to you from over the counter!

Come back for dinner and have a memorable meal at award-winning Cuvee 30A. This upscale restaurant has mouthwatering seafood and steak dishes, live music on select nights, and a noteworthy wine selection.  If you’re looking for more casual dining options, the whole family will love Amici 30A Italian Kitchen. This Italian restaurant features homemade classic Italian dishes, hand-rolled pasta dough, and the best happy hour on 30A (did someone say $10 pizzas?). Right next door you'll enjoy their sister restaurant Amigos 30A, as you step into a Mexican fiesta of margaritas and deliciousness! Step off the beach and grab a brew at Idyll Hound Proper, a local purveyor of beer and ale!

Looking to elevate your look? Roland's Beauty Bar is a well-loved local salon offering designer cuts, coloring, keratin, makeup, waxing, facials, wedding services, and more. If you're in the market for the hottest local home decor, you'll find uniquely repurposed, whimsical pieces at Not Too Shabby Boutique. Bohlert Massey Interiors is your one-stop for blended interiors that balance modern and retro styles, and they'll work with you, your architect, and your vendors. Willow + Mercer is a beautiful boutique offering beachy casual wear for men and women. Searching for your inner zen? Stop in Outpost for a cup of coffee or a glass of wine and then try a yoga class at Otium. Modernmade Photography is the perfect place to capture your new beach look, it's a luxury portrait studio specializing in creating the best image of you. Once your tummy's full and your hair is done, head out to the green for the 30Avenue live concert series. A stage is set up on the green and tables, and chairs are put out for you to grab a drink and take in some live music under the stars. Check their site for updates but know that in season there are great performers almost every night!

Now widely renowned as the gateway to 30A, there's something exciting for everyone to love at 30Avenue. Make sure you take some time to spend a day, a night, or both at this East 30A Hot Spot. Begin your journey here by booking your 30A vacation with Rivard by Ocean Reef Vacation Rentals. See you on the shore soon!

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