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Salt Life Food Shack

1018 3rd St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-7239
+1 904-372-4456
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Fast food, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1018 3rd St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-7239
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I liked this place- wound up eating here a couple times while in the area. They have good food and a good cocktail menu. The patio is also dog friendly, and since I was traveling with a small dog, this made for fun times for...More

Thank shopperhopper
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Jacksonville Beach this weekend. We decided to have sea food for dinner. We were greeted and sat down quickly. The service was great. We had a coupe of the local IPA beers that were also great. Then we got oysters on the...More

Thank Mike G
Salt Life F, Guest Relations Manager at Salt Life Food Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your compliments on our service, beer selection and peel and eat shrimp. Salt Life Food Shack believes in total guest satisfaction and we work hard to achieve that goal. We are a scratch kitchen and freshly prepare all food to order. Some...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and service! My husband has shellfish allergies and this place takes that serious! He has never had a problem with cross contamination.

Thank Angela W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A family member requested this place as it was another family members preferred spot to dine for a special occasion. Being at beach we had the obligatory 1 hour drive over the ditch to get to the venue. The obligatory strip plaza location was decorated...More

Thank Daiv S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here on a Saturday afternoon, around 2pm. My wife had the fish of the day and I had three tacos. The food was average; nothing to write home about. It was a bit pricey too, and a salad was not included with the fish...More

Thank videojj
Salt Life F, Guest Relations Manager at Salt Life Food Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. We're sorry to hear you felt your food selections were "average" and "not that great". We are a scratch kitchen and take a great deal of pride in our fresh, made from scratch...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Salt Life Food Shack is a locally owned restaurant that encompasses ocean / beach life. From the large aquarium, surfing / fishing posters, surfboards and tv's either on surfing or fishing you are instantly immersed in the culture. Our server Nicole was very nice ,...More

Thank Tdsurfs54
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We tried this restaurant on a whim and loved it. Margaritas were on special for $4 and they were delicious so we had two!! The salad was amazing with shrimp on top and a light lemon dressing. My friend had the ahi tuna salad and...More

Thank Kim W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located in a shopping area. Parking was not a problem. My husband and I chose the Ahi poke bowl. We were not disappointed. Ahi bowl was very fresh served with avocados sautéed spinach on top of a bed of sticky with soy sauce, sprinkled with...More

Thank Katyland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love the beachy atmosphere, friendly staff and unique and oh-so-delicious food! My favorites are the grouper sandwich and the shrimp brochette. You can’t go wrong with their fried rice and/or shack fries!

Thank parkerwallace2017
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Trying to hard to be something. Food was average at best. Service was poor. Lacked quality in their product. Get some seasoned waiters and waitresses...it might just helpMore

Thank 4Jackson2c
Salt Life F, Guest Relations Manager at Salt Life Food Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for dining at SLFS and for providing your feedback. We are sorry to hear that you didn't have the best experience at our restaurant. We assure you that your experience with the staff members is not the norm. We have happy and energetic...More

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Fernand T
15 December 2016|
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Response from Salt Life F | Property representative |
Just give us a call with the card number and we will be happy to check the balance for you. Stay salty!
18 May 2015|
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Response from Salt Life F | Property representative |
Thank you for the follow up. We do not take lunch reservations. If there is a large party; many guests will call ahead for an estimated wait time. We specialize in large parties and are able to seat our guests in an... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1018 3rd St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-7239
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-372-4456
Salt Life Food Shack was developed with the commitment to provide a community driven restaurant that compliments the brand where “living the Salt Life” is a part of everyday life. We offer a carefully crafted eclectic menu to cater to all tastes and personalities. Salt Life Food Shack of Jacksonville Beach is the perfect locale for beach goers to enjoy great dishes, cool drinks and the opportunity to catch up with family and friends. We are located just three blocks off the beach and our casual yet trendy open-air space will accommodate all types – from the avid seaman to land lovers looking for a taste of the Salt Life... Eat, Drink. And be Salty.
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