The Palace Saloon

117 Centre Street, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
Phone: 904-491-3332 | Toll free: 844-441-2444

Eat And Drink Historic District $:Up to $15 pp

Between 1880-1910, Fernandina's docks were among the busiest in the south. Basking in her heyday, she welcomed ships from the far corners of the globe. Of the many saloons that lined the lively streets of the harbour district - and there were over 20 at the time - only one bore the distinction of being the "Shipcaptain's Bar." and that was the Palace.  Originally constructed as a haberdashery in 1878, Louis G. Hirth bought the Prescott building in 1903 and replaced shoes with booze and named it the Palace Saloon.  

The Palace continues to bring folks together. Old friends still gather here rubbing elbows with passing ship's Captains and local well-to-do. And once news is swapped and formalities concluded, they get down to the more serious business of dustin' the sea spray off their jackets and enjoying the long-awaited shoreside beer. Go ahead, belly up to the bar, and as the bartender slides a mug of suds to you, the ghosts from ten decades past join in drinking to your health. 

Meals: N/A

Specialties: Craft beer, artisan cocktails, Pirate's Punch and Sunday special Bloody Marys.

Hours: Every day, 12pm - 2am

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226 Reviews
Mar 11, 2018 by RENACRES

Cool Saloon

If you're looking for a cool place to have a drink, stop by this saloon. It has a rich history and worth having 1 drink or 2. I wouldn't stay long or hangout here, unless I was a local. Some have...

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Mar 05, 2018 by tradi_travel

Hardly A Palace...

A disinterested bartender and bathrooms not for the modest. The ornate wood bar was the best feature of our visit and it deserves a better home...

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Mar 05, 2018 by tamaraleek

Vintage Fun

We had to enter this establishment and imbibe. So glad we did too. We each ordered a bloody Mary that was delicious and set the stage for a relaxing afternoon. I wanted to get a picture of the liquor...

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