Espana restaurant, Fernandina Beach dining, downtown historic district, Amelia Island, Florida.

España Restaurant & Tapas has been pleasing patrons for many years, with a long-established reputation in Fernandina Beach. They’ve been part of the downtown Fernandina dining scene since 2004. The restaurant features traditional flavors of Spain and Portugal prepared by Chef Roberto. Menu favorites include paellas and fresh-caught seafood. The homemade bread, desserts and sangria are from family recipes.

For those who’ve never experienced España, watch the restaurant video below. Travelers may like to add it to their “to do” list, next time visiting Amelia Island.

A world-famous visitor recently dined at the downtown Fernandina restaurant. Mick Jagger, of the Rolling Stones, had a meal at España, per the recommendation of the Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island. The band was in northeast Florida for their performance at Jacksonville’s TIAA Stadium, where the NFL’s Jaguars play.

España Restaurant & Tapas is located on Amelia Island in Fernandina’s downtown historic district, about a half block off the main corridor, Centre Street. The address is: 22 S. 4th Street, Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034. Phone: 904-261-7700.