Jacksonville Rooftop Bars and Restaurants

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A great view of the city or beach is an ideal way to spend most any evening.

Jacksonville rooftop bars and restaurants have it all with ambiance and fun!

Picture a few great drinks, some gourmet snacks with friends, and a little live music, and you have a real party!

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Cowford Chophouse Rooftop Restaurant and BarThe Cowford Chophouse
101 East Bay St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.862.6464
The Cowford Chophouse is a steakhouse, restaurant and rooftop bar that serves steaks, seafood, & cocktails daily. Lunch and happy hour are served Monday through Friday.

 

Black Sheep Rooftop Bar and RestaurantBlack Sheep Restaurant
1534 Oak St
Jacksonville, FL 32204
Phone: 904.380.3091
Black Sheep is an independent restaurant located in Jacksonville’s historic 5-Points in Riverside. Their focus is on fresh, local ingredients, hand-crafted food, and gracious service. They offer a full bar, signature cocktails, craft beers and an excellent wine list. They also offer fast-casual lunch Monday through Friday, full service Brunch on Saturday and Sunday and dinner Monday through Sunday.

 

River and Post River & Post
1000 Riverside Ave
Jacksonville, FL 32204
Phone: 904.575.2366
River & Post is excited to join Jacksonville’s thriving culinary scene. Recently opened last fall, this upscale casual restaurant will bring a trendy environment, great food and breathtaking river city views to the growing area of Riverside.

 

Casa Marina Rooftop Bar Casa Marina Rooftop Bar
691 1st Street North
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
Phone: 904.270.0025
The Casa Marinas creative chefs design and serve New Beach Cuisine daily. This fusion concept highlights the best of local seafood and fine produce, mixed with our own specialty ingredients resulting in an international flair of flavor and style. Linger over lunch, delight over dinner or experience a tasting of our signature Tapas offered throughout the day from 11am to 10pm, Tuesday through Friday.

 

Intuition Ale Works Rooftop BarIntuition Ale Works
929 East Bay Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.683.7720
A Jacksonville, Florida-based craft brewery established in 2010 by owner and brewer Ben Davis. They specialize in small-batch handcrafted ales and our mission is to create quality, flavorful and creative beers in a wide range of styles.

Upcoming Family Fun Events and Activities in Jacksonville

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There are quite a few family fun events and activities in the Jacksonville area happening in the next few weeks, and you might just want to explore them all!

From shows to museums and play areas, the city is full of fun things for families to enjoy!

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MOSH Monday's Grand Opening Playgroup with Fun4FirstCoastKids.comMOSH Monday’s Grand Opening Playgroup with Fun4FirstCoastKids.com!
Museum of Science and History
1025 Museum Circle
Jacksonville, FL
Phone: 904.396.6674
Date: Monday, February 5th from 10am to noon
MOSH will be the First Coasts go-to destination for fun every Monday. Experience the totality of MOSHs exhibits, plus interactive programming and special discounts! MOSH Mondays discounts include: Buy-one-get-one-half-off admission for adults 10% off MOSH branded items in the Museum shop 10% off memberships when you sign up in-person 10% off birthday packages when you sign up in-person MOSH Mondays programming will rotate weekly; highlights include: Behind-the-scenes tours of MOSHs history collections Artist-in-residence workshops, family friendly yoga, additional screenings of Sesame Streets One World, One Sky in the Bryan-Gooding Planetarium, Case of the Mondays at guest services, with hands-on activities to incorporate into your Museum visit Rotating scavenger hunts Science shows and pop-up collections Lawn games Pop-up gem and mineral shows Interactive Q&As with MOSH educators Exclusive after-hours events like concerts, karaoke, movie screenings and trivia, and more!

 

Moana Family Movie Night: Moana
Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville
301 A Philip Randolph Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.633.6100
Date: February 10th from 6pm to 9pm
Affordable family fun does not have to wait for baseball season at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp will show a screening of Moana on Saturday, Feb. 10, on the high-definition video board at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. Admission is just $1 per person at the gate. Gates open at 6 p.m., with free kids activities including face painting, balloon twisting and pictures with Moana until 8 p.m. Admission is $1 per person at the home plate gate, while concession stands, Kids Zone inflatables and the Jumbo Shrimp souvenir store will be open. The movie screening will begin at 7 p.m. Movie night attendees are welcome to bring blankets for seating on the field.

 

Jacksonville Greek Festival 2018Jacksonville Greek Festival 2018
Morocco Shrine Auditorium
3800 St Johns Bluff Road South
Jacksonville, FL 32224
Phone: 904.642.5200
Dates: Friday, February 16th from 11am to 10pm
Saturday, February 17th from 10am to 10pm
Sunday, February 18th from 11am to 4pm
The 2018 Jacksonville Greek Festival is just around the corner! Get in on the fun February 16th, 17th and 18th at the Morocco Shrine for Greek food, pastries, beer, wine, dancing, LIVE entertainment, shopping and plenty of activities for the entire family!

 

Jacksonville Science Festival 2018Jacksonville Science Festival 2018
Florida State College at Jacksonville South Campus
11901 Beach Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32246
Phone: 904.493.3535
Dates: Thursday, March 1st and Friday, March 2nd from 9am to 2pm
Friendship Fountain Park on Saturday, March 3rd from 10am to 3pm
Get ready to let your inner Einstein OUT at the 6th Annual Jacksonville Science Festival.

 

The Reluctant Dragon at the Alhambra TheatreThe Reluctant Dragon
Alhambra Theatre
12000 Beach Blvd
Jacksonville, Fl 32246
Phone: 904.641.1212
Date: Thursday, March 15th from 10am to noon
A tale that teaches us not to judge a book by its cover and to give others a chance. A young boy befriends a misunderstood dragon that everyone he knows is afraid of. Find out how one boy will convince an entire village to change the way they see things, to accept others despite their differences and to see what can happen when we work together to make a difference. Perfect for field trips or family outings, this will be a happy experience children will carry with them for years. This show is recommended for children ages Pre-K 5th Grade.

 

Disney On Ice: Reach for the StarsDisney On Ice: Reach for the Stars
Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena
300 A. Philip Randolph Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.621.0700
Dates: Friday, March 16th to Sunday, March 18th at various show times
Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy set the stage for a star-studded talent extravaganza as Disney On Ice presents Reach For The Stars. Unleash the magic with royal sisters Anna and Elsa and the hilarious snowman,Olaf, as they sing captivating songs like “Let It Go” and “In Summer.” Life is the bubbles when Sebastian strikes up his hot crustacean band and the Daughters of Triton make a splash as they introduce Ariel in an ’80s pop montage. Get tangled up with a chorus of harmless hooligans when they get a visit from the spirited Rapunzel and her charming ally Flynn Rider, on their journey to see the floating lights. Relive a tale as old as time when Belle opens her heart to new adventures as the Beast’s enchanted objects take center stage for a dazzling skating spectacle.

Top Restaurants for Tacos in Jacksonville

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Sometimes you just gotta have a gourmet taco and an ice cold beer. Did you know that there are quite a few places to go for a great meal and lots of atmosphere?

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Here are some of the top restaurants for tacos in Jacksonville!

Corner TacoCorner Taco
818 Post St
Jacksonville, FL 32204
Phone: 904.240.0412
Corner Taco features gourmet versions of Mexican street tacos served up with all kinds of fresh side dishes. You can get eclectic tacos like the Dijon buttermilk fried chicken, or a blackened mahi filet taco. They have a cool kids menu with quesadillas and tacos as well. Corner Taco also has craft beer and glasses of wine available.

 

 

Hola Mexican Restaurant Hola Mexican Restaurant
1001 North Main Street
Jacksonville, FL 32206
Phone: 904.356.3100
This local favorite offers many wonderful traditional Mexican favorites, a select menu of vegetarian options, and margaritas. There is also patio dining available.

 

 

 

 

Burritos Puebla Burritos Puebla
440 West Adams St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.442.3963
Burritos Puebla is one of the best places to go for fresh tacos. The service is fast, and the food is excellent. The restaurant also serves breakfast.

 

 

 

 

Burrito Gallery Burrito Gallery
90 Riverside Ave
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.355.4889
Rooftop bar available Monday-Friday 4:00 p.m. till close, Saturday and Sunday all day. Burrito Gallery is JaxMex. It all started with a crazy idea to serve the best burritos, tacos, and quesadillas they could make, using the finest ingredients they could get their hands on; pour the kinds of beers they like to drink; mix up the t­­­­­astiest margaritas on this side of Mexico; and provide a space for local artists to do their thing. So that’s what Burrito Gallery did.

 

Hightide Burrito Co.Hightide Burrito Co.
1538 Hendricks Ave
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Phone: 904.683.7396
Kids eat free on Sundays all day with purchase of an adult meal! Hightide Burrito – An Original Twist on Traditional Mexican Hightide Burrito Co. is a relaxed restaurant serving up fresh Beach Mex. Authentic Mexican recipes combine with the vibe and flavors of Florida to create an original menu that offers delicious food.

 

 

Si Senor Fresh Mex Si Senor Fresh Mex
3546 St. Johns Bluff Road
Jacksonville, FL 32224
Phone: 904.564.2444.
At Si Señor Fresh Mex, you will only find true, authentic Mexican dishes made with the finest and freshest ingredients. Every item on the menu, from the six salsas to the bread and pastries, are made fresh every day!

 

 

Tijuana Flats Tijuana Flats
1647 County Road 220
Fleming Island, FL 32003
Tijuana Flats is a fun place to visit for fresh Tex Mex and cold beer. Fresh food is made to order with house made chips, tortillas, quest, guacamole, and salsa. The restaurant also features burrito bowls, tacos, chimichangas, nachos, quesadillas, flautas, and fresh salads. They also have a cool kids menu.

 

 

 

Taco Libre Taco Libre
14286 Beach Blvd
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
Phone: 904.374.0622
Taco libre is a locally owned Authentic mexican taqueria where you can enjoy homemade soft corn tortillas (weekends), fresh gorditas, sopes and other delicious street food. Creative appetizers, enchiladas, burritos, quesadillas, salads, specialty tacos and more. Also choose from steak, chicken, pork and seafood entrées. Come savor an ice cold cerveza, margarita or authentic michelada. You will be treated with friendly service and a fun, lively atmosphere.

 

Lola’s Burrito and Burger Joint Lola’s Burrito and Burger Joint
1522 King St
Jacksonville, FL 32205
Phone: 904.738.7181
Lola’s is a neighborhood hangout and local’s favorite. They serve up an original menu with unique flavors and have a full bar with over 50 micro brews. Lola’s has a menu and atmosphere that is original with unique flavors – Burritos, Burgers, Mexican and more. A neighborhood hangout and local favorite. All their food is fresh, made to order and with a full bar, over 50 beers on tap, vegetarian, and vegan options.

Best Spots for Barbecue in Jacksonville

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Barbecue restaurants are popular throughout the country, there are always new places popping up to satisfy the hungry crowds.

We did our research and have found some of the best spots for barbecue in Jacksonville.

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Jenkins Quality BarbecueJenkins Quality Barbecue
830 North Pearl St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.353.6388
Since 1957 Jenkins Quality Barbecue has been serving up ribs and chicken cooked on an open fire pit, and your order will be wrapped up in butcher paper. The mustard base sauce has been handed down for generations. This is not a fancy restaurant, but it’s one of the best places for barbecue in town. You’ll tell everyone you know about Jenkins.

 

 

4 Rivers Smokehouse 4 Rivers Smokehouse
220 Park Avenue
Orange Park, FL 32073
Phone: 844.474.8377
Kids eat free at 4 Rivers Smokehouse Monday thru Wednesday open to close! Purchase any entree and get one Lil’bite meal for kids 12 and under for free! Dine-in only. The Orange Park location is the seventh smokehouse, and the third to open outside Central Florida. Excited to be a part of the community, 4 Rivers is bringing sophisticated, de-regionalized barbecue to Orange Park. The barbecue gets rave reviews, and you’ll want to check out their desserts.

 

The Bearded Pig BBQThe Bearded Pig BBQ
1224 Kings Avenue
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Phone: 904.619.2247
The Bearded Pig is a Southern BBQ Joint and Beer Garden located on the Southbank of the St. Johns River in the San Marco neighborhood of Jacksonville. It’s one of the newer barbecue restaurants where they combine classic barbecue with local craft brews. They also have amazing desserts served in a Mason jar.

 

 

Bank Barbecue and Bakery Bank Barbecue and Bakery
331 West Forsyth St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.388.1600
The Bank Barbecue and Bakery is located within walking distance to almost every major building downtown. If you are a fan of delicious beef brisket, slow smoked ribs, smoked bar-b-q pork or even smoked bar-b-q chicken, put lunch at The Bank Bar-B-Q at the top of your list. If you are in need of a custom wedding cake, birthday cake or for that matter, any type of beautifully decorated, custom cake for any special occasion. Their bakery also offers a variety of delicious pastries and gourmet baked goods such fresh from the oven brownies and cookies.

 

Mojo Bar-B-QueMojo Bar-B-Que
1607 University Blvd
Jacksonville, FL
Phone: 904.732.7200
Mojo refers to blues song lyrics describing a good luck feeling or vibe and, with a cool clientele and a relaxed atmosphere, the blues filled space at Mojos offers a vibe that doesnt resemble any other barbeque joint in town – and thats just the way Mojo likes it. Bringing together regional barbeque specialties from all over the country and giving them the Mojo spin, Mojo offers the most unique barbeque experiences in North Florida.

 

Monroe’s Smokehouse Bar-B-QMonroe’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Q
10771 Beach Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32246
Phone: 904.996.7900
Monroe’s is a casual, classic barbecue restaurant serving ribs, meat platters, wings, sandwiches, and a dozen of traditional sides. The restaurant features four signature sauces from mustard and hot mustard to the signature Monroe sauce and a sweeter sauce.

 

 

 

Woody’s Bar B Q Woody’s Bar B Q
8540 Argyle Forest Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32244
Phone: 904.220.3250
Whether you’re sitting down to a rack of their meat-fallin-off-the-bone signature baby back ribs, or settling in to tackle a slab of our original spare ribs, you’ll find that Woody’s couldn’t be any further from the big-chain restaurants. Every Woody’s is special with its own hometown atmosphere and every Woody’s serves up only the highest quality. Don’t leave without trying the banana pudding, it’s a house specialty.

 

Sonny’s BBQSonny’s BBQ
1276 Kingsley Ave
Orange Park, FL 32073
Phone: 904.272.4606
Sonny’s is a Jacksonville staple, and there are many locations throughout the area. They slow smoke pork, beef, chicken, and turkey over oak for up to 12 hours, and the sauces just kick up the flavor that much more. There are many sides to choose from, and they have a signature banana pudding for dessert.

 

 

Bono’s Pit Bar B Q Bono’s Pit Bar B Q
3303 San Pablo Road South
Jacksonville, FL 32224
Phone: 904.223.1391
At Bono’s, its not just about serving great food, its about providing the most authentic traditional southern BBQ experience you’ve ever had. Bono’s offers a wide selection of southern style barbecue, and specialties include beef brisket and St. Louis-style ribs.

Amazing Vegan and Vegetarian Restaurants in Jacksonville

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With the growing trend in healthy eating, you can find some really amazing vegan and vegetarian restaurants in Jacksonville.

You can get everything from a spicy curry with tofu and fresh vegetables to a gourmet salad with an array of fresh fruits and vegetables. There are also some great juice bars that make their own healthy juice blends, and bakeries that offer vegan and gluten free goodies and sweets.

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Southern Roots Filling StationSouthern Roots Filling Station
1275 King Street
Jacksonville, FL 32204
Phone: 904.513.4726
Southern Roots Filling Station one of the area’s most popular vegan cafes. They take pride in serving high-quality, healthy and delicious foods. They have wonderful sandwiches, bagels, and daily specials. You can bring your own refillable containers and stock up on bulk food essentials.

 

Foo Dog Curry Traders Foo Dog Curry Traders
869 Stockton St
Jacksonville, FL 32204
Phone: 904.551.0327
Foo Dog Curry Traders is a new Southeast Asian restaurant that opened earlier this year in the Riverside area of town. The restaurant is small and casual and the menu is filled with savory Indian flavors and creative dishes with fresh herbs, vegetables, and spices. You can get most any dish with tofu or extra vegetables, and this place is a haven for vegans and vegetarians because of the wide variety of menu options.

 

5th Element5th Element
9485 Baymeadows Road
Jacksonville, FL 32256
Phone: 904.448.8265
The 5th Element offers a fresh and healthy approach to Indian cuisine. They use only the finest spices and ingredients from around the world to put together a truly tantalizing menu. Dishes range from the subtle to the intense! Ideal for those with a very mild and delicate palate to those who prefer even more spice! There are many vegetarian dishes available and the menu changes on a regular basis.

 

Ibex Ethiopian KitchenIbex Ethiopian Kitchen
5111 Baymeadows Road
Jacksonville, FL 32217
Phone: 904.551.0403
Located in the Baymeadows area, this popular Ethiopian restaurant features many traditional favorites. The restaurant is spacious and the menu offers quite a few vegetarian entrees and sides. Try the samosas with savory lentils, cabbage, onions, carrots, and jalapeño peppers. There are also combination platters.

 

First WatchFirst Watch
11111 San Jose Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32223
Phone: 904.268.8331
First Watch is an award-winning Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch favorite that specializes in both traditional and innovative creations all freshly prepared to order. You can order many vegetarian and vegan options from their seasonal menu.

 

TossgreenTossgreen
4375 Southside Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32216
Phone: 904.619.4356
Tossgreen is a fast-casual restaurant with an environmental friendly emphasis and healthy, natural foods. You can find unlimited combinations of fresh ingredients for salads, burritos, and burrito bowls. There are no pre-cut or pre-shredded anything and if/when possible, they try to source produce locally.

 

Jason's DeliJason’s Deli
4375 Southside Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32216
Phone: 904.620.0707
Jason’s Deli is a casual, family style restaurant. They have a buffet style salad bar with fresh vegetables, fruit, and more. They also have a grill for sandwiches, and entrees. You can also find a dessert bar with soft serve ice cream. It’s a great place to go for a healthy meal.

 

Pei WeiPei Wei
12553 Bartram Park Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32258
Phone: 904.619.2831
Each Pei Wei dish is crafted with ingredients purposely chosen for nutrition as well as flavor. Their menu is inspired by ancient Asian cooking, from the wok-fired classics of China to the street market spices of Thailand, all freshly made to order in the open kitchens daily. Many dishes can be prepared vegetarian upon request.

Best Spots for Jacksonville Late Night Eats

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With the growing number of great places to dine in town, you may be wondering about the best Jacksonville late night eats to grab a really good meal. Whether you are up all night studying or working, you can always find something to stave off those late night cravings.

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Here are some of our favorite restaurants open late in Jacksonville!

 

Kickbacks Gastropub Kickbacks Gastropub
914 King St
Jacksonville, FL
Phone: 904.388.9551
The new building includes an expanded bar, new kitchen, a main dining room with mezzanine seating and a stage, a Belgian inspired basement and a covered outdoor patio. The main dining room has the feel of a steampunk museum featuring sculptures from Jim Smith, paintings and murals by Grant Thornton and blacksmithing from David Ponsler, all friends and local artists. The menu is huge and features a lot of selections that compliment the many beers. The restaurant features over 1000 different bottled beers, over 200 beers on tap, and is open until 3am daily.

 

Moxie Kitchen + Cocktails Moxie Kitchen + Cocktails
4972 Big Island Dr
Jacksonville, FL
Phone: 904.998.9744
Moxie Kitchen + Cocktails showcases Chef Tom’s personal take on contemporary regional American cuisine, influenced from his southern upbringing, extensive travels, and past professional experiences. The restaurant is open until 11pm Monday through Saturday.

 

 

 

Spliff’s Gastropub Spliff’s Gastropub
15 North Ocean St
Jacksonville, FL
Phone: 904.844-5000
Spliff’s Gastropub serves up lunch, dinner, and late night food in the heart of downtown Jacksonville’s entertainment district. Featuring gourmet comfort food, be sure to try the macaroni and cheese, it’s amazing. They have a full bar where you can get local craft beer, beer on tap, and wine. The restaurant is open until 2am nightly.

 

 

 

Bay Street Bar and Grill Bay Street Bar and Grill
119 East Bay Street
Jacksonville, FL
Phone: 904.419.3550
Bay Street Bar & Grill was founded by veterans of the bar and restaurant industry. With the spirit of making a late night casual dining experience downtown for people to start, spend, or finish their evenings at. Offering all sorts of American pub fare to home style dinner specials they are bound to have something to satisfy your appetite. They also feature a very hearty selection of local beers on tap for those familiar and unfamiliar with Jacksonville’s amazing craft breweries. The restaurant is open until 11pm Monday through Wednesday, and 3am Thursday through Saturday.

 

Burrito GalleryBurrito Gallery
21 East Adams St
Jacksonville, FL
Phone: 904.598.2922
Burrito Gallery is JaxMex. It all started with a crazy idea to serve the best burritos, tacos, and quesadillas they could make, using the finest ingredients they could get their hands on; pour the kinds of beers they like to drink; mix up the t­­­­­astiest margaritas on this side of Mexico; and provide a space for local artists to do their thing. The Burrito Gallery is a popular spot among the late night crowd, and they are open until 2am Monday through Friday, and until 1:30am Saturday.

 

Chicago Pizza and Sports Grille Chicago Pizza and Sports Grille
2 West Independent Dr
Jacksonville, FL
Phone: 904.354.7747
A truly authentic Chicago experience starts here! They offer authentic deep dish Chicago style pizza, drinks, and more! The pizzas are amazing, and they also have salads and sandwiches. There is a full bar, and televisions throughout the restaurant. The patio is also a great place to enjoy a late night dinner with a breathtaking view of the river. The restaurant is open until 11pm Monday through Thursday, and 2am on Friday and Saturday.

 

 

Hoptinger Bier Garden and Sausage House Hoptinger Bier Garden and Sausage House
1037 Park St
Jacksonville, FL
Phone: 904.903.4113
Hoptinger is a modern Baverican bier garden. They have more than 60 taps devoted to carefully selected craft beer along with a full liquor bar to serve countless libations and creations. They offer a unique menu of creative sausage dogs and other loosely Bavarian-inspired gastro pub food. They believe in good food, good company and great times. The bier garden is open until 2am nightly.

 

 

 

De Real Ting Cafe De Real Ting Cafe
128 West Adams St
Jacksonville, FL
Phone: 904.633.9738
De Real Ting Cafe is the most formal of the local Caribbean restaurants. Servers take your order at your table. It serves beer and wine, and on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights, the cafe is as much a club as it is a restaurant, with live reggae in the big back room. The signature dishes are the jerk chicken and jerk fish. The restaurant is open until 3am on Friday and Saturday nights.

 

 

 

Brixx Wood Fired Pizza Brixx Wood Fired Pizza
220 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, FL
Phone: 904.300.3928
Brixx Wood Fired Pizza serves feel-good food, craft beer and wine by the glass and inspired beverages for people who want something fresh and casual, without sacrificing quality. The restaurant is open Monday through Wednesday until midnight, and until 1am Thursday through Saturday.

 

Live Music This Weekend in Jacksonville

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You can find a live band or concert performance in Jacksonville most every weekend. The city is eclectic and rich with many wonderful cultural musical influences, and this is reflected in the music, art, and food.

Because the weekend is the best time to just kick back and relax, why not get together with friends and enjoy a few concerts?

Here is your weekend calendar for live music this weekend in Jacksonville!

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Winter JamWinter Jam
Jacksonville Veteran Memorial Arena
300 A Philip Randolph Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.621.0700
Friday, January 12th from 7pm to 10pm

 

 

Zach Deputy, Come Back AliceZach Deputy, Come Back Alice
1904 Music Hall
19 N Ocean St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.356.0213
Friday, January 12th from 8pm – 11pm

 

 

Jacksonville Rock SymphonyThe Orchestra – An Evening of ELO’s
Greatest Hits from with the Jacksonville
Rock Symphony Orchestra
Florida Theatre
128 East Forsyth St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.355.5661
Friday, January 12th from 8pm to 11pm

 

The Zombies: Odessey and Oracle 50th AnniversaryThe Zombies: Odessey and Oracle 50th Anniversary
Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
1050 A1A North
Ponte Vedra, FL 32082
Phone: 904.209.0399
Friday, January 12th from 8pm to 11pm

 

 

Lonely HighwayLonely Highway
Jacksonville Landing (Free Event)
2 Independent Dr
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.353.1188
Saturday, January 13th from 7pm to 11pm

 

 

A Temptations Revue featuring Bo HendersonA Temptation Revue featuring Bo Henderson
Ritz Theatre and Museum
829 North Davis St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.374.6976
Saturday, January 13th from 8pm to 10pm

 

 

Jimmy ParrishJimmy Parrish
Jacksonville Landing
2 Independent Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.353.1188
Sunday, January 14th from 4pm to 8pm

 

 

#Lit Concert Series

#Lit Concert Series
Florida Theatre
128 East Forsyth St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.355.5661
Sunday, January 14th from 6pm to 9pm

 

 

 Andy Frasco & The U.N.Andy Frasco & The U.N.
1904 Music Hall
19 North Ocean St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.356.0213
Sunday, January 14th from 8pm to 11pm

Best Spots for Happy Hour in Jacksonville

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When it’s time to get off work and unwind, many locals head to their favorite places for drinks and great food with friends.

There’s so much more to the area than just the same old crowded chain restaurants, and you can find it all with the intoGo app. Here are some of the best spots for happy hour in Jacksonville.

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Sidecar Sidecar
1406 Hendricks Ave
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Phone: 904.527.8990
Sidecar honors the original definition of the cocktail a combination of spirits, sugar, water, and bitters by crafting cocktails from the highest quality ingredients and having an endless desire to learn. The spirit-forward drinks are accompanied by 20 rotating draft beers, over 50 bottled beers, two cocktails on tap, whiskey on tap and a great list of old and new world wine varietals.

 

Spliff's GastropubSpliff’s Gastropub
15 North Ocean St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.844.5000
Located in the heart of Jacksonville’s entertainment district, Spliff’s Gastropub celebrates happy hour Monday through Friday from 4pm to 7pm. The bar has a wall of rotating taps with local and craft beers. There are select wines and a menu with all kinds of appetizers, sandwiches, and gourmet mac and cheese.

 

Dos Gatos Dos Gatos
123 East Forsyth St
Jacksonville, FL
Phone: 904.354.0666
Dos Gatos is known as Jacksonville’s original cocktail lounge. Located in the downtown area, this lounge is directly across from the historic Florida Theatre. You’ll find the art of the cocktail on full display nightly by a well trained cadre of cocktail artists. They feature late night happy hours and daily drink specials along with game nights and music.

 

Element Bistro Bar and LoungeElement Bistro Bar and Lounge
333 East Bay Street
Jacksonville, FL
Phone: 904.438.5173
Element Bistro & Craft Cocktail Lounge and Myth Nightclub were created to bring something fresh, new and exciting to the Jacksonville area. Along with many exciting dishes, they have some of the most unique drinks this side of Florida. Each drink is mixed by some of the city’s top mixologists and are infused with fresh fruits. After indulging your palate at Element Bistro & Craft Cocktail Lounge, you can indulge your senses and dance the night away at Myth Nightclub. Boasting the only LED video ceiling in Jacksonville, Myth Nightclub strives to integrate organic design and technology. With three unique spaces, there is a place for everyone.

 

Candy Apple Cafe & CocktailsCandy Apple Cafe and Cocktails
400 North Hogan St
Jacksonville, FL
Phone: 904.353.9717
Skip the traffic at the end of your day to join downtown’s most interesting happy hour crowd. They will be toasting candy-inspired specialty cocktails, local and craft beers and fine wines. They also serve some casual foods to help keep your hunger at bay.

 

 

The Volstead

The Volstead
115 West Adams St
Jacksonville, Fl
Phone: 904.414.3171
At this Prohibition-inspired speakeasy, you can indulge in decadent bourbon, whiskey, and scotch on the top shelf, and try their classic cocktails made with a unique twist! The Volstead celebrates happy hour from 4pm to 6pm and 10pm to close discounted appetizers, signature cocktails, bottles of wine, and beer.

 

Kickbacks GastropubKickbacks Gastropub
914 King St
Jacksonville, Fl
Phone: 904.388.9551
Kickbacks Gastropub features over 650 different beers along with a full bar and a huge menu. They serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and there are lots of happy hour specials offered Monday through Friday.

 

 

 

European Street - Riverside European Street Cafe – Riverside
2753 Park St
Jacksonville, FL
Phone: 904.384.9999
European Street Cafe in Riverside is the place for lunch, dinner, and happy hour. The food is excellent with a large variety of salads, and sandwiches. The atmosphere is inviting, and they feature a full bar and a case full of delightful desserts. You can also take home a few treats and a bottle or two of wine. There are daily happy hours with two for one drafts, and a wide variety of beer.

 

Top Jacksonville Steakhouses Perfect for Groups and Meetings

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Looking for a good steakhouse for that all important business meeting or family gathering?

Check out the top Jacksonville steakhouses with great service, amazing food and specialty drinks to set the evening off just right.

Tree Steak House and Oak BarTree Steak House and Oak Bar
11362 San Jose Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32223
Phone: 904.262.0006
The Tree Steak House and Oak Bar is one of the more formal steakhouses in town with retro flair. They specialize in filet mignon, prime rib and fresh seafood. Enjoy steaks grilled to perfection, excellent service, and a great wine list. Reservations are accepted.

 

 

Terra Gaucha Brazilian SteakhouseTerra Gaucha Brazilian Steakhouse
4483 Southside Blvd
Jacksonville, FL
Phone: 904.551.5920
The Terra Gaúchas Brazilian Steakhouse features Southern Brazilian cuisine with Churrasco, a traditional grilling method using open flames and various cuts of meat. They proudly keep the flame alive using authentic Gaúcho seasonings and natural wood charcoal to roast succulent beef, lamb, poultry and pork. In addition to their grilled meats, guests enjoy a gourmet salad and sides bar featuring the freshest vegetables, a variety of cheeses and cold cuts.

 

Millhouse RestaurantMillhouse Steakhouse
1341 Airport Road
Jacksonville, FL
Phone: 904.741.8722
Located near the airport, the Millhouse Restaurant offers an excellent dining experience, and there is always something fun for everyone. They have early dinner specials, live music, and drink specials. Signature steaks include the filet mignon and the 24-ounce bone-in ribeye.

 

 

The Capital GrilleThe Capital Grille
5197 Big Island Dr
Jacksonville, FL 32246
Phone: 904.997.9233
From the moment you step into The Capital Grille, the experience is one of comfortable elegance. African mahogany paneling and Art Deco chandeliers provide a warm, stately setting for their nationally renowned dry-aged steaks, fresh seafood, and acclaimed world-class wines. With service as gracious as it is attentive, they look forward to impressing you. The Capital Grille is a fine dining restaurant known for its dry aged steaks, award-winning wine list and professional service in an atmosphere of relaxed elegance.

 

J. Alexander'sJ.Alexander’s
10296 Bistro Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32246
Phone: 904.996.7147
J. Alexanders is a contemporary American restaurant, known for its wood-fired cuisine. Their core philosophy is to provide you with the highest possible quality dining experience. The menu features a wide selection of American classics including prime rib of beef, steaks, fresh seafood, sandwiches and entrée salads. The menu in each restaurant includes a varied and rotating selection of features like Seafood Czarina, Tuscan Steak, Grilled Fish with Mango Papaya Salsa and Chicken Milanese.

 

 Salento Colombian SteakhouseSalento Colombian Steakhouse
11018 Old St. Augustine Road
Jacksonville, FL 32257
Phone: 904.374.5882
The Salento Colombian Steakhouse is a laid-back Colombian restaurant serving up steaks, and a host of other wonderful Columbian specialties like arepas.

Unique Specialty Shops in Downtown Jacksonville

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Now might be the time to discover some of the unique specialty shops in downtown Jacksonville.

If you enjoy spending the weekends out shopping, why not take the path off the beaten trail? Shopping on the First Coast is one of the most popular area things to do for locals and visitors alike.

Jacksonville specialty shops can be found all throughout the city, and if you know where to find the best deals, you can spend the whole weekend discovering new finds.

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Here are some fun and unique places to shop in the downtown Jacksonville area!

 

Wolf and CubWolf & Cub
205 North Laura St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Wolf & Cub is a finely curated selection of independently produced products, interesting goods for the home and beautiful things to wear for women and men. The Wolf & Cub brand proudly offers one of a kind jewelry, hand screen-printed clothing, finely curated vintage and unique products and curiosities that stand out in a crowd. They want to give clients something interesting and different because they truly believe that rocking items that you feel good with will boost your self-esteem, making you, and those around you, have a better, more enjoyable day!

 

Tower Gifts Tower Gifts
50 North Laura St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.354.0202
A great place to stop in for unique gifts, convenience and sundry items, greeting cards for all occasions, fresh orchids, costume jewelry, antiques and dry cleaning.

 

 

 

 

Jacob's Jewelers Jacobs Jewelers
204 North Laura St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.356.1655
Jacob’s Jewelers is your source for rings, watches, clocks and other fine gifts. Their experienced jewelers can help you find the perfect item or gift for any occasion. They also offer professional services to determine the value and worth of your jewelry.

 

 

 

Sweet Pete's Sweet Pete’s
400 North Hogan St
Jacksonville, Fl 32202
Phone: 904.376.7161
Sweet Pete’s specializes in all natural, gluten free and vegan sweets. They manufacture a line of gourmet chocolates and sell over a thousand different kinds of candies. This candy store is special with a fully functioning factory, an interactive gallery, two large stores, a full restaurant and bar, rooftop patio and dessert bar. They offer all types of classes on making candy, and you can also book parties at Sweet Pete’s.

 

Chamblin's UptownChamblin’s Uptown
215 North Laura St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.674.0868
Chamblin’s is a local favorite for books. They have over one million books in stock and the store features a maze of bookshelves where you can find everything to suit your interests. This is the place to go for rare, out of print books, technical manuals on every subject, and collectibles. The bookstore offers credit for used books and they also have an impressive collection of music and movies.

 

 

River City GourmetRiver City Gourmet
2 Independent Dr
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.654.4402
River City Gourmet offers locally made gourmet foods along with very fine olive oils and fabulous balsamic vinegar. Their gift baskets, or a private label program on our olive oils and vinegars are fabulous for any gift you may need. Stop in and check their famous Italian Pestos, French mustards, nine varieties of barbecue sauces and many more bottles of hot sauce.