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Gulf Coast Restaurants

Down Island


Down Island is a dream come true by Chef Janca whose legacy lives on in this Santa Rosa Beach chef-owned and family-operated restaurant. Specializing in wood fired Gulf South seafood favorites, local farm-to-table daily specials and raw bar selections, Down Island offers delicious options for everyone. Down Island feels and tastes like home and Southern hospitality at its best.

Voted Best New Restaurant by Emerald Coast Magazine. Located on Hwy. 98 in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida. Boutique catering and private events can also be accommodated.


OPEN: Tuesday - Sunday

  • Lunch: 11am - 3pm

  • Happy Hour Daily: 3pm - 5pm

  • Dinner: T-W-Th-Sun: 5pm - 9pm

  • Dinner: Fri-Sat: 5pm - 10pm

  • Sunday Brunch: 10am - 3pm

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