Jacksonville Beach Bars – Where to Go for Happy Hour and Fun

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Some of the area’s best nightlife begins at Jacksonville beach bars.

The boardwalk lights up with lively groups of people deep in conversation, dancing, and enjoying live music.

You can find lots of really good deals on drinks and food while relaxing and unwinding with friends.

When you’re planning a night out at the beach, download the intoGo app, and be sure to try these spots for a memorable evening at the beach!


The Shim Sham RoomThe Shim Sham Room
333 1st Street North
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
Phone: 904.372.0781
The Shim Sham Room is a rock n’ roll cocktail lounge where the art of drinking is on display nightly. This place is never stuffy and the classically trained bartenders will mix up everything from an extraordinary Old Fashioned to a Jager Bomb. The public house has comfortable seating and an expansive bar. The upstairs features a vintage spirit lounge with live music.



Lynch's Irish PubLynch’s Irish Pub
514 1st Street North
Jacksonville, FL 32250
Phone: 904.249.5181
This Irish spot features quirky decor and serves up pub grub, live music, and a variety of beers on tap. This is the popular Irish pub at the beach. The food is well above average and the beer is always cold. Soccer fans can drop by on Saturday mornings to find the matches on several large screen televisions. There are game nights with trivia, and always a celebration happening.



The Pier Cantina and SandbarThe Pier Cantina and Sandbar
412 1st Street North
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
Phone: 904.246.6454
Whether you are looking for lunch in the sun, dinner with an amazing ocean view, or a late night out dancing the night away, The Pier Cantina and Sandbar has all of your entertainment needs covered. They feature Mexican cuisine with a large array of a la carte specialty tacos, monster burritos, and some of the best margaritas on the beach. They offer outdoor seating directly on the boardwalk, and the upstairs lounge has sweeping ocean views.


Flask and CannonFlask and Cannon
528 1st Street North
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
Phone: 904.853.6633
Flask and Cannon is the little tiki bar that borrows elements places like Honolulu to Havana bringing the best flavors from the tropics to Jax beach. They feature specialty cocktails, a variety of rum from around the world, and you can order a pizza from V Pizza located next door.




Surfer the BarSurfer the Bar
200 1st Street North
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
Phone: 904.372.9756
Expect more than a bar. This place is a true original with amazing frozen margaritas, short rib tacos, and live music. Surfer the bar is located across from the SeaWalk Pavilion, and offers spectacular views of the ocean. There are two bars, and an indoor food truck serving some of the best original street tacos at the beach.