Explore some of the best food in town while soaking up the summer sun and feeling the cool sea air brush across your face. With ample outdoor seating as well as takeout and delivery options, these five great restaurants allow you to practice safe social distancing while offering a variety of food to satisfy any craving.
Dockside Seafood Restaurant
It wouldn’t be beach life without great local seafood and an excellent view. With prompt service, high quality food, and ice-cold beer, Dockside is the perfect place to grab a meal on the water.
Maple Street Biscuit Company
Whether you’re in the mood for traditional chicken and waffles, or a fully-loaded biscuit sandwich, Maple Street Biscuit Company has it all. They offer an outdoor patio area with seating out of the direct sun. You can even order “Biscuits for Heros” and have them delivered to front line workers.
TacoLu Baja Mexicana
This locally-owned taco joint has risen from a little stand on the beach to a Jacksonville legend. With classic Mexican food, a stocked tequila bar, and a Mexican-inspired outdoor seating area, you’ll feel like you’re on vacation at TacoLu.
Salt Life Food Shack
With an eclectic menu and beautiful beach views, Salt Life Food Shack isn’t a “shack” at all. It’s a full service restaurant with a fun vibe and a relaxed, beachy atmosphere. Special happenings include Sushi Tuesdays, Oyster & Margarita Thursdays, and happy hour every weekday.
Eleven South Bistro
Craving a luxury meal on a beautiful covered patio? Eleven South Bistro has everything you desire. This converted bistro offers a gourmet menu of seafood, steaks, pastas, and delectable appetizers.
No matter what you’re in the mood for, Jacksonville Beach offers a variety of restaurants and cafes to meet your needs. Find the perfect view and enjoy delicious food while soaking up the sun or cooling off in the ocean breeze. Looking for other outdoor spots to see in your area? Head over to our blog page and start exploring!