New Culinary Program Invites Travelers to Explore Area’s Dining Options
Vis itors to the World’s Most Famous Beach will soon have even more reasons to discover the Daytona Beach area’s attractions, hot spots and especially dining destinations.
Thirty-two restaurants are inviting visitors to savor local flavors as part of the inaugural Dine Around Daytona Beach program, running throughout the month of October. Developed and launched by the Daytona Beach Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, Dine Around Daytona Beach offers fixed price, $20 or $30 three-course dinners at restaurants that represent the unique cuisine of the area; including Daytona Beach, Daytona Beach Shores, South Daytona, Ponce Inlet and Ormond Beach. Similar to restaurant week in many cities the advantage here is Dine Around lasts the entire month of October giving you chance to try all the venues.
Diners can savor tastes of fine steak houses, charming Italian trattorias, favorite family eateries, and, of course—being located on Florida’s East Coast—fresh seafood restaurants. Quintessential Daytona Beach restaurants participating in Dine Around Daytona Beach include:
· The Chart House
· Vince Carter’s
· Stonewood Grill & Tavern
· Inlet Harbor Restaurant & Marina
· Lulu’s Oceanside
· Zen Bistro
· Martini’s Chop House
· The Grind Gastropub
While many diners will undoubtedly pair their meals with a bottle of wine, Dine Around Daytona Beach will also offer a new twist, inviting visitors to pair their meals with the area’s numerous attractions. Visitors can add to their night out with a truly Daytona Beach experience—from enjoying the calm waters of the Intracoastal on a sunset sail, to taking in the local culture through any one of the area’s numerous fall festivals and events (such as the Fourth Annual Daytona Blues Festival October 11-13).
We have always found a ton to do on our visits to this great area. Whether looking for an adventure-filled activity in the sun or a peaceful sojourn to wind down the night, visitors can complement their dining experience at numerous Daytona Beach attractions all found at www.DineAroundDaytonaBeach.com/area-attractions.
Foodies traveling to Daytona Beach for the culinary program can take advantage of exclusive hotel deals to extend their visit for multiple nights and sample more fine cuisine at other Dine Around Daytona Beach participating restaurants. The Daytona Beach area has more than 12,000 hotel rooms to choose from with a large variety of properties offering specials for those participating in our month-long culinary celebration.
Dine Around Daytona Beach is sure to deliver a new favorite restaurant for first-time visitors and those who frequently travel to the area. A full list of activity “pairings,” participating restaurants and hotel deals are available at www.DineAroundDaytonaBeach.com where you can choose where to eat, play and stay in the Daytona Beach area.
About the Daytona Beach Area
Daytona Beach and its surrounding area is located along a beautiful 23-mile stretch of Florida’s East Coast. Named one ofTripAdvisor’s Top 10 Beach Destinations in the U.S. in 2012, the world-famous Daytona Beach invites visitors to swim, surf and fish in warmer waters while basking under sunnier skies.
The destination is home to the Daytona International Speedway which hosts the Daytona 500, the Rolex 24 and many other events, and is also the home base of the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) and the Florida section of the United States Tennis Association.
With more than 15,000 beds, Daytona Beach features lodging for all lifestyles and budgets, and has earned the reputation of the Festival Capital of Florida with some of the largest events and festivals held each year. The casual and fun atmosphere of Daytona Beach is perfect for families making long-lasting memories while seizing the day … or better yet, seizing the Daytona. Learn more at DaytonaBeach.com.