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Jaco's Bayfront Bar & Grille

997 S Palafox St, Pensacola, FL 32502-5977
+1 850-432-5226
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (39 reviews)
“flatbread” (92 reviews)
“flat bread” (31 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
997 S Palafox St, Pensacola, FL 32502-5977
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here on vacation with my mom. It’s tough for me to vacation in tropical locations because I’m allergic to shellfish and tuna. This place was very accommodating and even baked my fries so they wouldn’t be contaminated by the fried shrimp. At most...More

Thank Amanda N
Reviewed 10 March 2018

I've been here about ten times. My food has been very good every time. I love their dessert sampler, and it is a primary reason when I eat here. I will say they could improve one thing, change the set up outside some, like put...More

1  Thank sharon m
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We wanted to see what all the talk was about; how the Pensacola Pier/Downtown was being transformed. What a pleasant experience it was! What’s happening there has to be seen to be believed. And the best part was finding Jaco’s at the end of the...More

1  Thank fotojo2
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best places to eat in Pensacola and has one of the best views of the bay and sunset.

1  Thank Robert H
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Had reservations here for Valentine's day evening. The set price was $99 for two with a very limited menu. We arrived at 7:30 PM and were served quickly. After picking one from the limited salad/soup choices (2 items) we were advised that they were out...More

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Bar is cool - and this is one of the best places to watch the sunset. Just don’t eat there. I had one good thing there once / the flatbread.

Thank juliemcdcraw
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had a "date night" after picking Her up at the airport. We started with a couple of their signature cocktails. Really Good! Then enjoyed the crab cakes for an appetizer ... Really Good! Then we ordered a great bottle of wine,...More

1  Thank Malcolm Y
Reviewed 2 February 2018

This place was amazing! I made a reservation for a Saturday night during my sister's bachelorette party! The staff was amazing! Our waiter Nicholai was the best waiter we've ever had! He had us laughing and we never had to ask for anything! He was...More

Thank Kristin W
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Upon seeing this place my first impression was that it would be a great setting to be with friends. The building and location is perfect. Unfortunately, i agree totally with a previous review: it is a bar that sells bar food. I was hoping to...More

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 29 January 2018

We went here for my uncle's birthday. We lucked out with Happy Hour timing. The pear vodka drink is amazing. I had the burger and it was super yummy. The view and decent prices make this place great. It's upscale but won't break your pocketbook.

Thank Kathleen F
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14 June 2017|
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Response from filousmc | Reviewed this property |
We didn't, but I would be ready for a little wait. They have an open bar which allows you to get a drink and walk around the boat dock while you wait.
25 February 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 997 S Palafox St, Pensacola, FL 32502-5977
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Pensacola
  • Phone Number: +1 850-432-5226
Laid-back spot offering American chow & tipples plus Sunday brunch in casual digs with marina views.
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