New Restaurants on tap for Scenic 30A

An old classic and a new eatery are open in South Watlon


Seagrove Village Market and the Surfing Deer – both in Seagrove at the intersection of County Road 395 and Scenic 30A – are ready for hungry locals, vacationers and foodies alike. The Hartley Restaurant Group are behind both eateries.

The venerable Seagrove Village Market as been a South Walton staple for generations. The restaurant closed last year and moved about 50 yards north to the corner of County Road 395 and Grove Avenue in Old Seagrove. Check out the website and menus here.

Open for lunch and dinner, the Seagrove Village Market will still over the classics that folks have come to love over the years. Burgers and the grouper sandwiches will still be available, as will the Po-Boys, which include grouper, shrimp, oyster, Andouille and shrimp and a new comer – hot chicken.

Shrimp tacos, salads, fried seafood baskets and desserts are ready too.

The Hartley Group also added the Surfing Deer in the old V Seagrove location. You can visit their website page here. The Surfing Deer is only open for dinner.

They will have oysters, crispy calamari, cheddar-jalapeno corn pancakes and other appetizers.

The main courses include: local Gulf fish, stout coffee braised short ribs, shrimp and grits and red curry mussels. Sides, soups, salads and much more is ready for you at the Surfing Deer.

Just Sold in Seagrove Beach, FL

This home designed by Dungan Nequette in the Summer’s Edge community in Seagrove, FL,  is newly painted both inside and out and features both a new air conditioning condenser unit and new stainless steel dishwasher. Hardwood floors carry throughout while board and batten walls can be found on the ground floor. The kitchen features granite counters and stainless steel appliances. A screened porch is joined by a third-floor tower with attached deck with great views of the Gulf. The beach is just steps away as are two neighborhood pools, one of which is heated. Its features and proximity to neighborhood amenities and the beach make it a successful vacation rental.

For more information, call Christina Meinen at 850.974.9704 or Andy Meinen at 850.419.4777.  Andy and Christina specialize in listing and selling real estate along 30A, Destin and Sandestin, as well as Seacrest Beach, Rosemary Beach, Alys Beach, WaterColor and WaterSound.

The Beautiful Beaches of South Walton Beckon


It’s 80 degrees and the flawless blue sky allows the Florida sun to cast it’s warm glow upon lovely South Walton. The sugary white sands are soft underfoot and the lapping emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico call you to submerge yourself and let the soft waves carry your worries away.


Sound nice? Well, Christina Meinen is a Realtor with Destin Real Estate Company, and she can find you that that perfect piece of paradise. Christina specializes in finding investment and dream property along Scenic Highway 30A


Christina has worked as a Realtor for five years and focuses on Destin, Sandestin and South Walton. Christina moved to the Emerald Coast two days after graduating from Mississippi State with a degree in Real Estate Mortgage Appraisal and Financing.


Christina focuses as a buyer’s agent. Since prices have dropped and inventory has increased, a buyer’s agent is a no-cost tool that every buyer needs to help cut through the clutter. Christina will oversee every aspect of successful real estate investing from looking at property to closing. Her keen eye and experience will assure that you’re getting the best deal and everything with your new vacation home is up to code. Christina is a motivated and tenacious Realtor, who will be at your side every step of the way.


Since prices have fallen, many new listings have come onto the market. And if a home or condo is priced right, that piece of real estate will move and move fast. Christina is always looking for motivated sellers who understand current market trends. She has the full resources of Destin Real Estate Company’s marketing machine behind her. Your property will be in the very best hands and will get in front of quality and qualified buyers.


Let Christina show you the unique communities along 30A. The beachfront stretch of roadway is filled with first-class examples of new ubranism. And idyllic Seaside started it all. Quaint and charming beachside towns like WaterColor, WaterSound, Seacrest Beach, Seagrove, Alys Beach and Rosemary Beach hug 30A on it’s 17-mile jog along the clear emerald waters of the Gulf. Christina’s experience gives her an edge at searching through these beautiful communities to find you a piece of real estate that fits your budget and needs.


So call Christina today at 850.974.9704 and let her show you paradise or log onto her new Real Estate Web site.