The newest and most talked about Jacksonville dining experience, Restaurant Orsay is a contemporary bistro that reaches back to the great traditions of France and creates a deeply authentic dining experience. The atmosphere reflects their mission with the ambiance of a French bistro in the front and a city chic lounge in the back.
The Brick Restaurant is located in a historic warehouse in the Shops of Avondale. The Brick is a favorite Jacksonville restaurant amongst locals for its eclectic yet casual atmosphere also serving Sunday Brunch.
1.2 miles away at 1986 San Marco Blvd. | 904.398.3005 | tavernasanmarco.com
| $$ - $$$
New to the Jacksonville dining scene, Restaurant Taverna in Jacksonville features a menu that changes with the seasons with influences from Spain and Italy. Jacksonville's Restaurant Taverna is located in San Marco and includes a wood-burning pizza oven, handmade pastas, paella and tapas.
The Salty Fig is a southern gastropub offering an eclectic ambiance in a polished, casual setting with great food and a big city bar promoting the best local ingredients.
When you blend a sharp, modern, clean lined atmosphere with fresh food from local farms, you'll embrace the southern food with a contemporary flare offered by Blacksheep. Their rooftop bar serves up incredible views of the river, downtown skyline, and surrounding historic district.
4 miles away at 3556 St. Johns Ave. | 904.387.2060 | $ - $$$
What started as a trendy Jacksonville coffeehouse has since blossomed into a foodie hot-spot with topnotch desserts. Twists on traditional salads, pastas, pizzas, and sandwiches, Locals and artists alike meet for bruschetta, dessert, & a caffeine fix at this Jacksonville restaurant.
This modern and eclectic Jacksonville bistro features excellent food, a fabulous wine list, and superb service. bb's offers an enjoyable Jacksonville dining experience with an urban environment.
0.59 miles away at 1440 San Marco Blvd. 904.398.3660 | bistrox.com | $$ - $$$
If atmosphere is any indication of inspiration, the décor is guaranteed to inspire all who dine at Bistro Aix. Bistro Aix is seasonal-Mediterranean and French inspired Jacksonville dining. Bistro Aix inspires guests to venture into such creative dishes as grilled fishes, meats, and gourmet thin-crust pizzas from their wood-fired oven, homemade pastas and risotto, steaks, fresh seafood selections and salads.
2 miles away at 3333 Beach Blvd. 904.551.2048 | hamburgermarys.com/jax | $
DERBY ON PARK
Derby on Park is a re-take on a classic Jacksonville diner, "Derby House" that was housed in the same location for many years. Derby features diner inspired cuisine with a modern, sometimes southern, flare. Dine al fresco at the restaurants spacious covered patio with full bar.
Don't think that the fun stops at the clever menu items and décor. Oh no, a trip to Jacksonville's Hamburger Mary's is all about the experience. And Mary knows how to entertain! Nightly at Hamburger Mary's Jacksonville: trivia, bingo, talent, and dinnertime drag shows on Friday - Sunday. Check their website for weekly schedules. Brunch at Hamburger Mary's in Jacksonville offers a buffet, bottomless beverages, and a drag revue not to be missed for a fun time. *Reservations are strongly suggested for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
1.2 mile away at 1950 San Marco Blvd. #1 | 904.399.3305 | $$
Straight out of the 1980's, this Sushi bar has been a staple amongst Jacksonville sushi connoisseurs for decades.
BASIL THAI & SUSHI
0.5 mile away at 1004 Hendricks Ave. | 904.674.0190 | $$ - $$$
Basil is an upscale Thai restaurant in Jacksonville located in the historic district of San Marco. Basil offers refined Thai cuisine, sushi, an expansive wine selection, and an invigorating dining experience just seconds from our Downtown Jacksonville hotel.
Burrito Gallery's concept is the idea that dining should be an experience and the cornerstone of that experience should be great food. Its eclectic, comfortable atmosphere, cool drinks, and extraordinary burritos are a favorite among Downtown Jacksonville dining dwellers.
2.5 miles away at 1537 Margaret St. | 904.355.4434 | mossfire.com
| $ - $$$
Spicy, fresh, fun and then there's the food. Mossfire Grill is not your typical Jacksonville restaurant and it's not your typical Jacksonville bar. Relax and indulge in Southwestern cuisine with a sophisticated, casual flair. So whether you choose a cozy corner downstairs, the lively and ambient upstairs lounge, or want to feel the breeze on the front, back, or rooftop decks, Mossfire has the cuisine and atmosphere to match your mood.
CASBAH CAFÉ & HOOKAH LOUNGE
The Casbah is a staple on the trendy Riverside/Avondale dining scene in Jacksonville with a fresh, traditional Middle Eastern menu. The Casbah features one of Jacksonville's hottest dinner cabarets with belly dancing performances every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night. This Jacksonville restaurant is also proud to be Florida's original hookah lounge.
O'BROTHERS IRISH PUB
O'Brothers Irish Pub in Jacksonville - a place to enjoy a pint, eat some delicious food, play shuffle board — and just have fun. O'Brothers has several European and Craft Brews as well as a full bar and menu. Featured are O'Burgers, Irish Nachos, Shepards Pie, or Guiness Mac & Cheese! O'Brothers is known for its spacious patio seating and bars - great for people watching in Jacksonville's historic Riverside/5 Points district.
2 miles away at 3302 Hendricks Avenue | 904.398.3701 | metrodiner.com | $
The interior atmosphere is reminiscent of the art deco era, with black and silver vintage bar stools overlooking an open kitchen where cooks flip pancakes and burgers and daily specials. This greasy spoon has been a Jacksonville institution for decades. This Jacksonville restaurant features breakfast, lunch, and Sunday brunch.
3 miles away at 2578 Atlantic Boulevard | 904.399.0609 | $ - $$
For more than a decade, Havana-Jax has been the place in Jacksonville for authentic Cuban food. Guests are treated to the "Cuban dining experience," consisting of friendly service and large portions
THE BLUE FISH RESTAURANT & OYSTER BAR
4 miles away at 3551 St. Johns Avenue | 904.387.0700 | $ - $$$
Located in the heart of Historic Avondale, the Blue Fish features fresh seafood, mouth watering steaks, a full bar, and an extensive wine list. The restaurant is also known for its light plates and full entrees at a variety of price points to please everyone. The Blue Fish features two bars with late night happy hours upstairs. Brunch is a specialty of this new Jacksonville restaurant where highlights currently include a complimentary cold bar and unlimited Mimosa's and Bloody Mary's for only $4.
0.1 mile via Riverwalk at 1501 Riverplace Blvd. 904.398.3353 | chart-house.com | $$$ - $$$$
From top-of-the-catch Jacksonville seafood, succulent steaks & decadent desserts, renowned chefs have tailored a menu to complement local cuisine while introducing a hint of the exotic. Jacksonville's Chart House features an exceptional daily happy hour from 4 - 7 p.m. featuring drinks and appetizers from $3 - $6.
RIVER CITY BREWING COMPANY
0.1 mile via Riverwalk at 835 Museum Cir. 904.398.2299 | rivercitybrew.com | $$ - $$$
RCBC features a casually elegant 325 seat main dining room overlooking the beautiful St. John's River & skyline of Downtown Jacksonville. The menu offers dishes created with global flavor & culinary expertise including fresh seafood, tender steaks, and creative pasta dishes.
0.1 mile away at 1478 Riverplace Blvd. | 904.306.2188 | $$
This quaint Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi Bar in Jacksonville serves up sushi of all kinds, hibachi grilled meals and an atmosphere not forgotten. Whether you want a lunch that hits the sushi craving or a dinner of hibachi grilled steak, the Sake House is sure to please any palate.
BASIL THAI & SUSHI
0.19 miles away at 1019 Hendricks Ave. | 904.306.0100 | $$ - $$$
Fresh ingredients, great flavors, and extensive wine selections best describe Jacksonville's newest Thai and Sushi fusion restaurant. Its simple chic, upscale atmosphere is inviting for lunch and dinner.
THE WINE CELLAR
Experience the old world charm of a French countryside as you dine beneath the shade of a majestic oak tree in a brick-paved garden. You'll quickly discover why the Jacksonville Wine Cellar has been a favorite among locals since 1974. While constantly evolving with eclectic, new world dishes, the Wine Cellar continues to offer the Classic Continental Cuisine so loved by patrons over the years.
EUROPEAN STREET CAFE
The casual European Street has been a First Coast favorite for ever 25 years. Menu selections include over 100 overstuffed sandwiches, wraps, pitas and croissant sandwiches, humongous salads, delicious and delectable Middle Eastern foods. E-Street boasts twenty draft beer taps and over 150 imported bottled beers. Happy Hour each day from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. along with an immense wine selection, always two for bottles for $11.95.
JACKSONVILLE DINING AT THE LANDING:
904.358.1909 | $$ - $$$
Rush Street at the Jacksonville Landing is an upscale Jacksonville entertainment and dining venue with South Beach sophistication on the St. Johns River.
BENNY'S STEAK & SEAFOOD
Benny's Steak and Seafood features sushi grade seafood & certified Angus Beef steaks. This Jacksonville restaurant's array of menu selections, warm modern décor, and vast patio seating is sure to please any palate.
904.350.9911 | $$ - $$$
Korean & Japanese fusion is what has made Koja Sushi Jacksonville's Best Sushi two years running in Jacksonville's Folio Weekly.
904.355.3002 | $$ - $$$
Vito's Italian Cafe' specializes in traditional Italian and Mediterranean cuisine. Dine indoors or outdoors with a variety of homemade dishes including lasagna, manicotti, and stuffed shells.
THE AMERICAN CAFE
Casual. American. Cuisine. It's that simple at The American Café, which offers traditional American cuisine in a casually sophisticated atmosphere. From cool, crisp salads to steamy pastas, pizzas and steaks, The American Cafe offers favorites that are sure to please any palate.
This casual beach-themed establishment features "oldies" jukebox music, sports on television, and a menu that includes Buffalo wings, burgers, sandwiches and clam chowder.
FOUNDERS FOOD HALL | $
The Landing also offers a food court on the 2nd floor. Food Court favorites that include Burgers, Asian, Barbecue, Sandwiches and Wraps are featured.