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Delicious meal of fried chicken served on a bed of lettuce at a restaurant near The Hawthorne in Jacksonville, Florida



Would you like to enjoy some fried chicken with a side of green beans and mashed potatoes? If so, then head to one of these restaurants near our Jacksonville apartments where you'll find some of the crispiest chicken in town:


The owners of The Bread and Board think of their restaurant as equal parts fun-loving sandwich shop and fine dining kitchen. Dwayne and Jonathan take inspiration from classic deli sandwiches and create an experience that's approachable and affordable. Guests can enjoy a sunny day on the patio featuring picnic tables, twinkling lights, and scenic views. For dinner, try the Southern-style buttermilk fried sandwich. It's topped with Alabama white barbecue sauce, whipped pimento cheese, coleslaw, and zucchini dill pickles.


At Simply Sara's, the motto is "If You Buy it Here, We Make it Here." The produce comes from local farmers markets, while the fresh chickens are delivered straight from the farm. Before opening the restaurant, Sara Mangham traveled along the East Coast for her daughter's go-kart competitions. She set up a camp stove at the track and cooked for the other competitors and their families. Today, Sara cooks for hundreds of guests every week. Everyone's invited to say awhile, and strangers often leave as friends. The weekend brunch menu offers fried chicken along with other comfort food favorites.


Step into South Kitchen to enjoy Southern classics and American standards. The restaurant boasts an award-winning culinary team and is one of Jacksonville's top 50 restaurants. It offers a relaxed, trendy setting and is where friends gather before a night on the town. One of the menu items includes the buttermilk-battered fried chicken sandwich with mayo and pickles. Try it with a pint of Guinness or Blue Moon.

If Italian sounds better than fried chicken for dinner, check out these spots for delicious spaghetti close to home. In addition to these restaurants, our luxury apartments in Jacksonville, FL are also near premier shopping destinations and world-renowned attractions. To call our community home, please contact us. We'd love to show you firsthand all we have to offer.