The next time you’re in Florida, don’t skip going to the Melbourne area. There is plenty to do and even more to see and it is truly a nice place. We would know, we set up shop here about four decades ago and we’re still here. Melbourne is near Indialantic, the beachside sliver of land. All you have to do to get here from Indialantic is cross the bridge (or take a boat). Once you’re on Paradise Beach keep an eye out for Bunky’s Raw Bar. That would be us. [Read more…] about Raw Bar in Melbourne
There you are strolling down the beach and as your walk gets longer you are definitely getting thirstier. Boy, what you wouldn’t give to find a bar on Paradise Beach where you could stop and quench your thirst. Then in the distance you see what looks like a bar and the sign says… Bunky’s? It must be a mirage, no one would name a bar Bunky’s. But as you get closer you see that not only would someone name a bar Bunky’s, but someone did. [Read more…] about A Nice Cold Beer on a Beach Day
When you think of a raw bar, what is the first thing that comes to mind? Shellfish shooters? We’ll bet it isn’t Bunky’s, unless of course, you’ve been here before. Yes, that’s the name of the best raw bar next to Paradise Beach, Bunky’s Raw Bar. See, you know it’s a raw bar because it says so in the name. Clever isn’t it? So what is a raw bar? Is that where one goes to get steak tartare? No, it is not. [Read more…] about Raw Bars are the Best
Whether you like it raw or cooked, Bunky’s Raw Bar has the dinner dish for you. Let’s face it. When you hang outside all day you get hungry. If you are on vacation in Melbourne, Florida it is a given that you’ll hit Paradise Beach. Between swimming in the ocean and walking on the beach, you’ll work up a powerful thirst and a huge appetite. When you do, you will want dinner and you’ll want it in a place that is casual and close to the beach. That’s where we come in. [Read more…] about How About a Great Seafood Dinner?
Florida means different things to different people. For some it is where they live so it means their family, their job, their home. But for those that don’t live here it can mean a lot of different things. Words that come to mind first are sun and fun, and that’s it isn’t really? We have sun, we have fun and the places our visitors come from probably only have one of the two and that would be fun. We don’t believe Florida has a monopoly on the sun, but we do know that we are most certainly known for it. [Read more…] about What Does Florida Mean to You?
When you go to Florida on vacation you can find your hotel and the beach, but how do you know where to find good places to go to eat or drink? Would you be able to find a good whiskey bar? Yes, the hotel has brochures and makes recommendations, but are they pointing you to places that the locals go to or the tourists go to? And which spot would you prefer to visit? [Read more…] about Looking for a Whiskey Bar?