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Best things to do in Cape Canaveral

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Golf Course
“Feed and Hold gators and other exotic animals. Newly added electric go-cart ride over the golf course”
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Bar
“I personally prefer Rising Tides, but..... This place is always appreciated by guests, has good food and nice craft cocktails with a cool decor. ”
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Point of Interest
“Aerial obstacle courses for all ages and levels of ability, suspended by a zip line. Lots of fun! ”
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Farmers Market
“Mainly a grocery store but they have some cool fair trade stuff that can make great gifts.”
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Bar
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“Great happy hour specials! All locals go here. Good food and generous portions. They also deliver. We usually eat here at least once a week. The 24 inch pizza is instagram worthy hahahahaha Free garlic knots with homemade sauce.”
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Park
“From Nov-through March is best time to spot manatees other places: Canaveral Lock-Mullet Rd. Cape Canaveral Manatee Cove Park, 4905 N. Tropical Trail Merritt Island”
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Restaurant
“Pretty much the only Sushi game in town, but a fan favorite. Good Currys and Thai dishes as well. I wish they were a little easier on the wallet (rolls start around $10), but it is really delicious. Take-out is more miss than hit in my experience.”
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Food
“Fun spot to do locally brewed beer tastings. Popcorn 🍿 available. Occasionally a food pop up experience is there.”
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Point of Interest
“Walk on 200' boardwalk with great Ocean Views! Picnic pavillions & restrooms off the beach too.”
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Bike Rental / Bike Share
“You can book kayaks, paddle boards, surf boards and bikes here. Tours and lessons are available. ”
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Bar
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“Formerly Izzy's, great bistro that has seen patrons include Elon Musk. Nothing over the top but nice atmosphere and good food at a good value $20-$25 per plate. Mainly German food. The lobster pot pie is my favorite.”
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Bakery
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“My guests have gone to this Dunkin' Donuts and have given me positive feedback. It is close by. I am not a fan of DD.”
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Seafood Restaurant
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“Crackers Island Grill - Mom and pop, burgers and tacos (homemade fries, yum). $10-$15 per person for meals.”
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Cafe
“Mom and Pop Cuban and Mexican cuisine. If you want CUBAN COFFEE, this is a great spot. Don't come here if you are in a big hurry, do come here if you want authentic delicious Latin food.”
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Food
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Cafe
“Locally owned & locally sourced food items. Breakfast & lunch. Everything is homemade- from sausage gravy and biscuits to pies and cakes. One of our favorite places- friendly waitstaff and owners. Military discount given. We have friends who eat here everyday!”
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